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The Drift

West Down, Devon (Ref. 1071289)

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  • Sleeps 7

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 3

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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2 Customer Review(s)

  • Mr Best

    “Great position in the lovely village of West Down, The Drift is a quiet peaceful place to unwind.”

    The elevated patio and terrace are a great place to enjoy drinks after a tough day on the beach.

    The elevated patio and terrace are a great place to enjoy drinks after a tough day on the beach. We really liked The Crown Inn, nice relaxed atmosphere and friendly service with a good menu and ample portions at we felt a sensible price.

    - Mr Best, June 2021

The property

Situated in a residential part of West Down, this attractive property provides space and comfort with easy access to the picturesque North Devon coast.

Boasting four bedrooms, The Drift is a great escape for family and friends looking to experience this beautiful part of Devon, home to some of the largest and unspoilt beaches in the UK.

Enter into the property and make the sitting room your hub of relaxation, furnished in a contemporary style with two sofas and a Smart TV, whilst there is also a snug with similar features, ideal for a quiet moment away from the group.

Carry the conversion into the spacious kitchen where you can sit at the dining table to discuss the holiday plans whilst the chef gets acquainted in the kitchen, kitted out to a high spec with integrated appliances and ample worktop space.

Just off the kitchen is a handy utility from which you can do your washing and store walking gear.

As you tire head upstairs to the bedrooms, each of which have been tastefully furnished to ensure the highest-quality sleeping quarters; the master includes a king-size bed and en-suite shower room, while there are two doubles, one with an en-suite shower room, and a pretty single room, all tied together by the lavish bathroom with a bath and a double walk-in shower cubicle.

Continuing to impress, the multi-level garden provides a superb outdoor space, with quirky seating and a firepit on a level and an arrangement of furniture on another, you can easily enjoy alfresco dining and well-deserved glass of wine after a day on the beach.

If you don’t fancy preparing food then take the short walk to The Crown, a traditional 17th century pub in the heart of West Down, serving a varied menu and selection of real ales, or venture a little further afield to Woolacombe, home to a vibrant selection of pubs, restaurants, takeaways and beachside cafés where you can sit and indulge in a Devon Cream Tea.

Woolacoombe also boasts three miles of golden sands which has been awarded a Blue Flag status, perfect for swimming, sunbathing, building sandcastles and playing ball games.

Visit the seaside resort of Ilfracombe to see the historic harbour of quaint pastel-coloured houses and you can even hop on a boat to Lundy Island, a surreal granite outcrop where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Bristol Channel.

With plenty to fill your holiday itinerary in Devon, a stay at The Drift promises wonderful memories to be made.

Summary

  • Four bedrooms: 1 x king-size with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x single
  • Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, hand held shower, basin and WC
  • Cloakroom with basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Utility
  • Sitting room
  • Snug
  • Underfloor heating throughout
  • Electric oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, 2 x Smart TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent (excluding beach towels)
  • Off-road parking for two cars
  • Enclosed garden with patio, large fire pit and lawn
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.1 miles
  • Woolacombe beach 4 miles
  • Note: No children under the age of 7 expect babes in arms
  • Note: Multi-level garden with steep drops, care to be taken
  • Note: There is a Good Housekeeping Bond of £250 for this property
  • Note: No stag/hen parties or similar

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location

WEST DOWN

Ilfracombe 5 miles.

The picturesque village of West Down is ideally situated amidst the wooded valleys of the beautiful North Devonshire countryside, 5 miles from Ilfracombe. The village is home to a lovely Norman church, a CAMRA recommended 14th Century pub serving real ales and fine wines and a local shop, whilst the surrounding countryside offers many great walking and cycling opportunities. The surfer's paradise of Woolacombe, with its long sandy beach is just 4 miles away and only 5 miles to the North is the coastal resort of Ilfracombe, with its pubs, clubs and great visitor attractions. The enchanting Exmoor National Park, with its rolling hills, wooded valleys, wild deer and pretty villages like Combe Martin, Lynmouth and Simonsbath enchants all who visit, whilst the wildlife and remote natural beauty leading from the high moor down to the sea attracts visitors from far and wide. With Barnstaple also just a short drive away, this fantastic location has plenty to offer all year round!

Region Information

Note: There is a Good Housekeeping Bond of £250 for this property

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Christmas