Nestled in the heart of North Devon, Greendown Farm is surrounded by 75 acres of luscious green pastures and offers stunning views of Exmoor and the North Devon countryside. You may hear the sounds of cows grazing in the field, or the clucking of chickens among the gentle rustles of wildlife. These traditional stone-built cottages, set within the peaceful grounds of this working farm and with an idyllic hilltop position, offer family-friendly accommodation to be enjoyed the year-round. The main farmhouse is for larger groups to enjoy gatherings, reunions and other special occasions, whilst the other cottage is perfect for couples, families and friends alike. The meadow at the front is shared by the cottages and offers stunning views across the farmland and countryside beyond. Through the fields at the bottom of the hill is the fenced fishing lake, which you are welcome to use at your own leisure. It is well stocked and you may even be lucky enough to spot a visiting heron from time to time. This is a beautiful, tranquil setting to make the most of during your stay. The small village of Chittlehampton is nearby boasts a lovely village square, church and 19th century traditional pub. A short drive away is the stunning North Devon coastline offering many sandy beaches waiting to be explored. The market town of South Molton offers farm shops and deli shops, as well as a honey farm where you can watch bees working behind glass. Barnstaple is situated at the mouth of the Taw Estuary, just a short drive from the Exmoor National Park. This busy town with a pannier market, shops, restaurants and bars, along with two fabulous sandy beaches, is rather popular among surfers and families. This wonderful location in North Devon countryside of wooded river valleys and rugged moorland is just what you need to recharge your batteries, with a charming base in which to do so.
This cottage offers a peaceful setting and a friendly environment for couples, young families and friends to enjoy together.
Inside is a quirky layout that you will simply love!
The open-plan living room displays traditional ceiling beams and a stone inglenook housing a woodburner.
The central staircase leads up to a mezzanine landing, which boasts a king-size bed with pretty upholstery, bed linens and household accessories exuding an uplifting feel.
A double and single room complete the first floor, whilst a spacious bathroom rests on the ground level.
To the front of the property is a private, enclosed patio area resting opposite the communal playground.
Note: Property can be booked with Ref. 992793, together they sleep 17 people.
Three bedrooms: 1 x mezzanine king-size double, 1 x double, 1 x single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, double basin and WC. Open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
- Oil central heating with woodburning stove
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, coffee machine, TV, DVD player, WiFi
- Fuel, power and all logs for stove inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels available
- Travel cot and highchair
- Off-road parking for one car
- Enclosed patio area with seating
- Shared children's play area
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pub 2 miles.
About the location
South Molton 5.5 miles; Barnstaple 8.5 miles.
Chittlehampton is a small rural village situated between South Molton and Barnstaple, in North Devon. The village boasts an attractive village square with picturesque thatched cottages, prominent church, 19th century traditional pub serving real ales and an historic well. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, Chittlehampton is the ideal place to unwind and take part in the many country pursuits on offer, including cycle rides on a network of tracks that take you across Exmoor and North Devon. A half hour drive from Chittlehampton leads to the spectacular North Devon coast where there are many sandy beaches, including Saunton Sands. The market town of South Molton offers farm shops, deli shops, a honey farm where you can watch bees working behind glass, and a chocolate factory with award-winning museum. Chittlehampton is an ideal retreat near rolling countryside and magnificent coastlines.
This property offers the following short breaks:
- Last minute