Barnstaple, South West England

The Linhay





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New Properties

Open Fire / Woodburner

Fishing Nearby / On-Site

Hot Tub

Pets - Allowed

Property Info

General Info

Bratton Fleming 1 mile. Recently refurbished to a high standard, this is truly the perfect retreat for a group of 10, looking for both a relaxing and active holiday. The Linhay is a delightful detached barn conversion resting in the attractive hamlet of Knightacott, within easy reach of the Exmoor National Park and excellent surfing and swimming beaches on the northern coast. The comfortable cottage provides immediate access to a range of indoor and outdoor sports facilities including tennis court and squash court. Walk, swim, play to your heart's content and finish your day relaxing in a hot tub, watching the sun set overlooking far-reaching views of the stunning countryside of North Devon. Walking through. Upon arrival at the property, you will be immediately taken by the gorgeous surroundings of North Devon's countryside, where you can venture across the way to the walled garden to stretch your legs or make your way inside the dwelling to discover the fabulous accommodation. When entering the property, you will find a sizeable sitting room to your left, a space that boasts a vaulted ceiling, ample seating for you to relax on and a 55" Smart TV, so you can watch your favourite shows with ease; the room is also home to a toasty woodburning stove that is ideal for those cooler months. Progress through the property to find the kitchen/diner, where green tiles adorn the walls and exposed beams embellish the ceiling, giving the space a country charm; the chef of the group will be pleased to find a range of appliances to rustle up delicious homecooked meals with. When dinner is ready, gather around the dining table to tuck into a mouth-watering meal and catch up on the day's events. The property is also home to a marvellous games room, where you can play air hockey or table football or you can choose to relax in the rear garden's hot tub, taking in those stunning views of the country. As the day draws to a close, choose between five fantastic bedrooms that all enjoy their own, unique style, with four resting on the ground-floor, a twin and three doubles, and another double settled in a private location upstairs, with access to an immaculate, en-suite shower room. The ground-floor bedrooms share access to a beautifully finished bathroom, where you can enjoy a peaceful soak in the bath after a day packed with excursions. In the morning, embark on an idyllic stroll through the side garden and front garden with a steaming cup of coffee in hand, or try your hand at squash or tennis in the courts adjacent to the property (please note that access to the tennis court is through a field which may be wet or muddy at certain times of year). The quaint village of Challacombe isn't far and is home to a friendly pub and village shop, whilst also resting close to the fantastic Exmoor Zoo, Bratton Down Point-to-Point, a secure dog walking field and walking trails spanning through Barle Valley. South Molton isn't far and is where you will find the exhilarating Rock and Rapid Adventures centre, the highly popular Quince Honey Farm, a farm hosting tours, facilities and kid's activities, along with the intriguing South Molton & District Museum. Spend some time within Exmoor National Park where those outdoor enthusiasts of the group will be delighted by the wealth of footpaths, bridleways and cycling routes weaving through the parkland; Exmoor is also home to the Tarr Steps Woodland and Dunkery & Horner Read More

Property Info

Recently refurbished. Five bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 3 x ground-floor doubles, 1 x ground-floor twin. Ground-floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail and WC. Kitchen/diner. Sitting room with woodburning stove. games room


Oil central heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher. Smart TV and WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off-road parking for 4 cars. Side garden with lawn and patio. Rear garden with lawn, decking, patio, hot tub, tennis court, squash court, barbecue and furniture. Front garden with lawn and patio. Walled garden across the road. Three well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1.2 miles, pub 4 miles. Note: There are steps in the front garden, please take care. Read More

The Hot Tub

  • Hot tub is private for your use only
  • Electric
  • Seats 5 people
  • Not sunken
  • Not undercover
  • Located outside
  • High quality hot tub



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