The Admiral's House, formally the Ilfracombe Manor House, is situated at the edge of Ilfracombe's Harbour and consists of five beautifully converted apartments named after famous Admirals.
Jellicoe boasts period features and wonderful views, with easy access to local restaurants and cafe's; ideal for couples, this retreat can be enjoyed all-year-round.
Enter inside to the open-plan living area, a snug hideaway, with a sofa and arm chair resting in front of a well-equipped kitchen, for a homely place to relax.
A small dining table seats two people, perfect for enjoying breakfast or a morning cup of tea, as you admire the boats and clear water right on your doorstep.
Stairs lead up to a four-poster bedroom and a day bed, suitable for children under 12.
Full of charm and character, you will look forward to waking up to the pleasant views, and lovely interior each day that goes by.
To the rear of the Admirals house is a steep rustic communal garden with fabulous viewpoints from the lawn, and patio sun traps/picnic areas for use by all guests.
Ilfracombe is the centre for some of the finest walking country in England.
Whether you enjoy a gentle promenade walk around Capstone Hill, or prefer the river valleys and tranquillity of the moorland hills of Exmoor there is something for everyone.
The blend of coastal scenery, seaside fun, and centuries of heritage and style make this a wonderful cottage in a notable part of Devon.
One bedroom: 1 x four-poster double with day bed. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan sitting, kitchen and dining area.
Note: This property has a refundable Good Housekeeping bond of £75.
About the location
Barnstaple 11 miles.
The bustling seaside town of Ilfracombe lies on a beautiful stretch of North Devon coastline, with five beaches, much of it owned by the National Trust. Ilfracombe is only a ten minute drive from Exmoor National Park, with its rolling countryside and quaint villages. Ilfracombe's heritage harbour and quay are spectacular, with many pubs, shops and restaurants and frequent live music, creating a lively, friendly atmosphere. From here, take a wildlife cruise, a fishing trip or a boat trip to magical Lundy Island, a place of natural beauty, which will provide you with an unforgettable experience. Ilfracombe is the centre for some of the finest walking country in England. Whether you enjoy a gentle promenade walk around Capstone Hill, tackling the rugged coastal path or prefer the river valleys and tranquillity of the moorland hills of Exmoor, you will find the scenery spectacular. Ilfracombe also boasts a number of Michelin Guide restaurants, the historic Fore Street boasting a Michelin-starred restaurant among its many high-quality eateries, local fish being prominent on their menus. To the east of Ilfracombe are the unique villages of Lynton and Lynmouth with its clifftop railway, and to the west lie the delights of Clovelly and Hartland. Moreover just a short drive away is the 3 mile long golden beach of Woolacombe Bay, a place to relax in the sun or catch some waves surfing. Ilfracombe is the perfect location for a North Devon holiday, offering you a gateway to an exciting blend of stunning coastal scenery, seaside fun, rural tranquillity and centuries of heritage and style.
Note: This property accepts a maximum of 2 adults and one child under 12 years old.