This beautifully converted barn sleeping six people and two dogs is situated in stunning countryside near the small village of Muddiford. With its own private hot tub, three pretty bedrooms and a spacious open-plan living and kitchen area, House Martins is perfect for large families or couples wanting to holiday together. Much of the traditional character of the barn has been retained during the restoration and exposed beams, oak doors and slate floors blend in well with a modern bathroom and up to date woodburning stove.
House Martins is located down a quiet country lane within the grounds of the owner’s Georgian country mansion and can be rented out along with its sister property, Oriel, for groups of up to eleven people. The property is well-located to enjoy the stunning scenery of North Devon and there are plenty of ways to enjoy it – there’s the South West Coast Path for walking, amazing beaches to relax on, horse riding centres and bike hire companies.
The well-known Muddiford Inn is three miles from House Martins and just on the outskirts of Muddiford itself is Broomhill Art Hotel and Sculpture Gardens - a fascinating and beautiful place to visit, set in tranquil, rural woodland. About six miles from the cottage is the town of Barnstaple - the commercial and agricultural centre of North Devon. This charming town comfortably blends a handsome past with an energetic, present-day buzz. It’s the shopping capital of the region, with a mix of cutting-edge retail outlets, long-established family owned stores and little boutiques and in the pannier market, local food producers (interspersed with dozens of cafes to rest weary shoppers’ legs!). At weekends, Barnstaple makes wandering the streets a distinct pleasure, with performers and musicians out to entertain.
Lounge/kitchen/diner: TV with Freeview and DVD. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine
Bedroom 1: King-size bed, with TV
Bedroom 2: King-size bed
Bedroom 3: Twin beds
Bathroom: Bath, separate shower cubicle, washbasin and toilet
Cloakroom: Washbasin and toilet
Pets: Two dogs welcome
Parking: Private parking plus free parking for one car in Croyde Down End Beach Car Park (up until end February 2019)
Garden/Patio: Paved patio with garden furniture, a lawn, private hot tub and barbecue
Heating: Oil central heating
Short breaks: Available all year round (but for specific dates only bookable within 2-8 weeks of the holiday start date)
Notes: Linen and towels are provided (please bring beach towels). WiFi available. No smoking at this property. Highchair and travel cot are provided. Water supply from own well, regularly serviced. 10% discount applied when booking both properties. 4pm check in time.
Beach: 6miles Pub: 3miles
- Sleeps 6
- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Pets allowed
- WiFi available
- Private parking
- Saturday changeover
- 1 Bathroom
- Bed linen provided
- Hot tub
- 3 miles to a pub
- Towels provided
- Travel cot available
- 6 miles from the coast
- On one level
- Open fire/woodburner
- Washing machine
Lovely surroundings and excellent propertyMrs Elizabeth Frost - 18th June 2018
Was very clean on arrival , nice clean tidy place, location good , would fully recommend Miss Lynsey Davis - 18th April 2018
A fantastic property that allows pets and is well equipped to ensure a comfortable stay. We had a fantastic week in this spectacular part of the country.Mrs J May - 23rd June 2017
a superb property, well appointed, clean & well kept. the hot tub was fantastic. It also takes dogs, which is a huge plus. We're looking forward to going again!Ms S Graham - 17th April 2017
Gorgeous property and sure to visit again Mr S Guise - 10th April 2017
Ideal location for peace and quiet and very good local pub foodMrs Caroline Downing - 29th November 2016
Excellent Barn, spotless clean, lovely beds and bedding, best HOT TUB we have ever been inMrs Arlene Collins - 31st October 2016
A great property in a beautiful location. Amazing value for money too, and the hot tub was perfect!Mr S Flanagan - 24th October 2016
Wonderful countryside property, excellent standards of furnishings, really comfy beds....very clean.Mrs Arlene Collins - 6th October 2016
We loved our stay at House Martins. The property is very well equipped and beautifully furnished. We would thoroughly recommend the property, especially as it included a hot tub!Mrs M Sweeting - 26th October 2015
Excellent property in a very quiet location surrounded by countryside. Very safe dog friendly garden. The cottage suited our needs perfectly, and the hot tub was amazing! A very enjoyable holiday.Jan Morris - 29th July 2015
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