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Peppercombe Holt offers a truly peaceful retreat nestling in a tranquil wooded valley leading down to the sea. This delightful semi-detached character cottage is set within a canopy of ancient trees with an abundance of ferns and wild flowers which will enthral nature lovers including those who choose to visit in May and experience the wonderful show of bluebells along the coastal path. The cottage is approached via a narrow, steep, gravel track of just over one third of a mile. The nature of this lane makes it unsuitable for low suspension or wide vehicles, may not suit an inexperienced driver but allows the tranquillity of this unique location. Vehicular access is to the two cottages only with the footpath continuing to the sea. The cosy living room with inglenook has a wood burning stove, lovely at any time of year. The modern kitchen features a slate tiled floor complimented by granite style worktops and is well equipped for all your needs. From a rear utility room, useful for coats and boots, five steps lead up to the modern family bathroom and an open tread staircase leads to the three bedrooms on the first floor. A spacious double room, and one generous and one more compact single room, all have wonderful views and feature deep window sills, and traditional latched board doors. As may be expected in this type of cottage some doorways have low head room. At the side of the cottage there is a raised patio area, and in front a picnic table for al fresco dining. The sloping and a tiered cottage garden, with covered pond, has lots of peaceful spots to relax surrounded only by the sounds of nature. Keen walkers will find endless coastal and country footpaths leading almost from the doorstep, a favourite being the walk to Peppercombe Beach, shown in the photograph, with its unique red cliffs and mini waterfall. Pebbles at high tide give way to a lovely sandy strand with interesting rock pools and beach fishing at low tide. In an unforgettable and unique location Peppercombe Holt is just perfect for a truly get away from it all holiday.
Accommodation: Ground floor: Living room with wood burning stove, TV with freeview and DVD. Kitchen/dining room with electric oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge, and microwave. Rear hall/utility room with sink, washer/dryer and freezer. Cloakroom with WC and basin. Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, WC and basin. First floor: Bedroom 1 with Double. Bedroom 2 with Single. Bedroom 3 with Single.
Facilities and Services: Linen and towels. Highchair and travel cot. Electric boiler CH. Wi - Fi Broadband. No smoking. 2 pets welcome(regret no cats). Complimentary logs provided. Garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars plus turning area at the side of the cottage. Telephone for incoming and emergency calls only (shared line with adjacent cottage). Short breaks available. 3pm arrival time. Arr/Dep for weekly bookings is Friday.
- Sleeps 4
- 3 Bedrooms
- Suitable for up to 2 pets
- WiFi connection available
- Friday changeover
- 1 Bathroom
- Bed linen provided
- Private parking
- 0.5 miles to the nearest pub
- Towels provided
- Highchair available
- Travel cot available
- 0.5 miles from the coast
- Open fire/woodburner
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
We didn’t want to leave to come home, as it felt like home from home, would love to live there.A Hussey - 27th September 2018
A real delight; It worked really well for our family of 2 teenagers and 2 large dogs. The setting was beautiful and the owner very helpful. F Fryer - 2nd September 2018
Homely cottage in a very quite and very lovely setting. Thanks to Peter (The Owner) for the cream tea and runner beans, much appreciated. Mrs Pauline Long - 9th September 2017
It was a fabulous cottage, really tucked away and in a wonderful location. Will definitely return!Ms Jane Lewis - 25th April 2017
Fantastic property Ms A Burn - 8th April 2017
This is a great little hideaway cottage. A little remote in a beautiful wooded river valley that makes it an ideal getaway from modern life. The rocky beach is a ten minute walk away and the sites North Devon easily accessible by car.Mr A De Burgh - 1st November 2015
The property is a beautiful retreat,set in National Trust woodland and reflects the simplicity of a rural cottage in a stunning environment.Mrs S Williams - 3rd July 2015
Just a lovely place to stay!Miss Alyson Aplin - 1st June 2015
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