Sailmakers Cottage

Appledore, Coast

  • 3 Star

You can book this property from:

  • £323 per week
  • £46 per night
  • 3 Star


Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Fishing
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 3 single beds


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Private parking


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 5:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


This former 17th Century sailmakers cottage is situated in a quiet alleyway high above the estuary of the River Torridge in the picturesque fishing village of Appledore.   This historic character cottage, which can only be approached on foot down a narrow lane, is modestly furnished in an older traditional style and has night storage heating for the cooler seasons. Three bedrooms - double with en-suite wc and washbasin, twin, and single bedded. Ground floor bathroom with bath with electric shower over ,WC and dimplex wall heater. Comfortable living room with chintz suite and open fireplace with woodburning stove, TV, DVD and interesting picture collection. Separate dining area with circular oak table, two steps up to kitchen with elec cooker, microwave and spin dryer. Glazed door to rear sun trap courtyard with 13 steps and handrail leading to walled garden with level lawn, garden seat and further steps leading to secluded lawned garden with garden furniture supplied (steep steps may not suit young children or the less mobile). Off road private parking for one car, outside owner's garage, 60 yards (luggage trolley provided).

Bed linen and towels inclusive. Wi Fi Broadband * All fuel costs inclusive (except logs - available at cost) * Highchair, travel cot and fixed stairgate * Telephone for incoming calls * No pets * Cob walls may make property unsuitable for asthmatics * No smoking * Short breaks available

The cottage is within a short walk of the centre of the pretty village of Appledore with its colour washed fishermans cottages off narrow cobbled lanes and offers a choice of shops, pubs, restaurants and the quayside offers delightful views across the estuary to Instow. Bideford, the wide sandy beaches, golf course and riding stables at Westward Ho! and Northam Leisure Pool are within five minutes drive whilst the rugged coastline of the Hartland peninsular is a further scenic drive.