Lynton near Lynmouth, Devon
Lynton 3.2 miles. A charming detached barn conversion situated off the beaten track in woodland above the coastal resorts of Lynton and Lynmouth. Enjoying a peaceful location, this Lynton cottage provides an idyllic holiday retreat near some dramatic stretches of North Devon coastline, within Exmoor National Park. Furnished comfortably and with slate flooring and a woodburning stove on the ground floor, this Lynton cottage gives a real taste of rural living. The spacious Lynton cottage sitting room is on the first floor, as are the two double bedrooms, and all these rooms have sloping ceilings and Velux windows. The setting of this Lynton cottage is most appealing, approached along a farm track and surrounded by mature woodland, farm meadows and with its own private enclosed garden, ideal for relaxing after some fabulous walks, some of which can be started from the property. There is a cosy village pub within half an hour’s walk downhill from this Lynton cottage, and the pretty village of Lynton boasts a wealth of small shops and cafes. The area around Lynton and Lynmouth offers a wealth of experiences amidst magnificent landscapes and majestic seascapes, including horse riding, surfing, canoeing and fishing. A welcoming Lynton cottage, an ideal year-round rural escape.
Two double bedrooms. Ground floor bathroom with corner bath, shower cubicle, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with breakfast area and woodburning stove. First floor sitting room with door to balcony.
Oil central heating with woodburning stove in kitchen/diner. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV, DVD player. Oil and electricity inc. in rent. Fuel for woodburning stove available to purchase locally. Bed linen inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lawned rear garden with garden furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Washing machine
About the location
Ilfracombe 18 miles; Minehead 18 miles.
Lynton and its twin Lynmouth are nestled within Exmoor National Park on the North Devon coast. Lynton and Lynmouth enjoy one of the prettiest and most unspoilt coastal locations in England, offering breathtaking scenery and some of the best opportunities to admire the sheer rugged beauty of Exmoor’s coast and countryside. Great heritage, cosy fireside pubs, tasty local food and ‘green’ credentials make North Devon an inspiring place to stay. There is a wealth of wildlife including magnificent red deer, the rare Exmoor pony, wild birds and rare butterflies. There are plenty of outdoor pursuits including horse riding, golf, walking, surfing and fly fishing on the beautiful Lyn river. Lynton has a fabulous range of shops, pubs and cafes where you can wander between the picturesque cottages and meet the friendly locals. There are a number of attractions for the family including Exmoor Zoo, Lynmouth’s water-powered cliff railway, and the Owl and Hawk Centre. Experience one of England’s last remaining tranquil areas - there is something for everyone during a stay at Lynton and Lynmouth.