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Converted barn, area of outstanding natural beauty, 1 mile from surfing beach

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
barn
People
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday barn in Kingsbridge - The Coach House

2 bedroom barn conversion, in secluded valley, close to beaches and golf course

2 bedroom, 200 year old barn conversion, sleeping 4/5, 1 mike from Bantham beach, awarded best in UK and 6th best in Europe by Lonely Planet. Newly furnished throughout, with electric central heating and log burner. Ideal for families or couples. Newly fitted kitchen (from November 2014) / dining room, including washing machine, tumble dryer, dish washer, microwave, fridge and separate freezer. Spacious living room. Master bedroom, second bedroom with twin beds, plus 'z bed' suitable for a child. Bathroom, with bath and shower. Small garden, set within larger communal grounds, adjacent to a stream and a farm with alpacas, sheep, horses. Barbecue, picnic table. Separate shed, useful for additional storage.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
David and Mary Horne
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
6 December, 2016
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About David and Mary Horne

My wife and I have recently retired. We live in a small village called Littlewick Green, near Maidenhead, in Berkshire. It is the archetypal English village, with a cricket pitch, a church and a pub. We have lived there for 23 years; prior to that, we lived in Ealing, in West London. We have two children, both in their twenties. We both enjoy walking, and exploring beautiful countryside.

David and Mary Horne purchased this barn in 2014

Why David and Mary Horne chose South Hams

I first discovered Bantham and Thurlestone during a golf trip to the South Hams some 20 years ago, and immediately fell in love with it. It is designated as an 'area of outstanding natural beauty', which means that there are extremely strict regulations regarding planning permission for development. Bantham village is part of a larger estate, which is privately owned by people who are determined to ensure that the beauty of the location is maintained.

When we retired, my wife and I decided that we would like to buy a holiday home in the area. We were particularly interested in converted barns, so were delighted when one came onto the market. We immediately fell in love with the Coach House, and the beautiful, secluded and peaceful valley in which it is situated, and have taken great pleasure in restoring the property since we bought it in June.

What makes this barn unique

We would like you to share in the pleasure we have enjoyed in visiting this beautiful area, together with the house and the beautiful valley it is situated in.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(31 traveller reviews)

Converted barn, area of outstanding natural beauty, 1 mile from surfing beach
average rating of 4.806452 based on 31 reviews
Oxfordshire
5

Beautiful house in tranquil setting

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic house, beautifully furnished and equipped to the highest standards and immaculately clean. Everything you need for a wonderful, relaxing holiday in an outstanding location close to wonderful beaches. Would love to go back. Easy to book and great communication from the owners and the lovely house manager. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A lovely cottage in a beautiful area

  • 5 of 5

I stayed for only three nights but wished it was longer. Clean and fully equipped the cottage had everything I needed. It is very close to the lovely beach at Bantham. I had a great time.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

We have a lovely relaxing week. The coach house was set in an idealic situation and very clean

  • 5 of 5

This property is very well equipped and clean. Good setting. Many good beach walks and restaurants We had a great week.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
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5

Amazing property in a fantastic location .........perfect.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a week in the Coach House and loved every minute. The property is stunning, with modern and original features. It has everything you need and more. Open plan kitchen diner then a small step up to the living area with wood burner. Two spacious bedrooms and bathroom upstairs. A lot of character and hidden away. The location is perfect in a stunning part of Devon. We will return and recommend this to anyone.

Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
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5

Lovely house in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

Really lovely property equipped and furnished to a very high standard. We would definitely go back again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
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5

Cute and Cosy Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We booked the cottage for a few days to take our Grandchildren away as it was half term, Amelia 2 said what a lovely holiday house.

The cottage is in a perfect location for beaches, walks and Woodlands theme park.

Hope to go back again as soon as we can. We will be recommending it to our family and friends.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Exeter
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Bantham
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Plymouth
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Thurlestone
Nearest Train
13 Miles
Ivybridge
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
A38
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Bantham
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Bantham
Car: necessary

Close to Bantham beach (awarded best in UK and 6th best in Europe by Lonely Planet), Burgh Island, nature reserve, links golf courses. Sailing at Salcombe and Dartmouth nearby. Dartmoor within 30 minutes.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday barn in Kingsbridge, South Hams

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Pre Christmas 2016
28 Oct 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
£400
 
 
Christmas New Year 2016
16 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
£600
 
 
Post New Year
2 Jan 2017 - 9 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£85
£420
 
 
February Half Term
10 Feb 2017 - 26 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
£500
 
 
Early Spring
27 Feb 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£85
£420
 
 
Easter Holidays
1 Apr 2017 - 17 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£600
 
 
Late Spring
18 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£525
 
 
May Half Term
26 May 2017 - 4 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£725
for 7 nights
£725
 
 
Early Summer
5 Jun 2017 - 13 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Peak Summer
14 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,025
for 7 nights
£1,025
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£85
£450
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Kingsbridge in South Devon

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Bath, electric shower. No towels provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 5ft
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Child Bed , Child bed is Z bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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