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Sleeping 6 guests in 3 spacious bedrooms Nutcombe Barn is largest cottage at Nutcombe Holiday Cottages. Perfect for larger families or friends the cottage also offers absolutely stunning rural valley views.
Nutcombe Barn is one of just three, luxury, dog friendly cottages delightfully located on the Edge of Exmoor National Park on the outskirts of beautiful coastal village of Combe Martin in North Devon.
Open all year round makes it an ideal base for family holidays, friends sharing or couples with short breaks
offered between October and Easter. The three Grade II listed, bank barn conversions have been lovingly renovated whilst retaining many of the original features with exposed beams, English oak flooring, granite worktops and limestone shower rooms. Each of the cottages has its own south facing sun terrace or garden with ample off-road parking. Conveniently, there is also a separate dog garden and three-acre field.
Nutcombe Barn is semi detached to Cider house and has conveniently a door we open up between the two properties at first floor level to create one larger property sleeping up to 10 people. Perfect for large family holidays or those special occasions like Christmas and New Year or special birthdays.
Nutcombe Barn is lucky enough to have it's own south facing sun terrace accessed from either of the two downstairs bedrooms. It is equipped with table and chairs for Alfresco dining as well as two sun loungers for sitting and admiring the views. The cottage has another outside area by the front door at first floor level also equipped with dining furniture, where you can sit and enjoy a BBQ (supplied) and listen to the birds. Off off this area is a large grassed garden which we offer to all our guests to use to exercise their dogs. It is fully enclosed with metre high fencing and also makes the perfect place to play games or just sit and admire the stunning views.
Being a bank barn conversions two of the three bedrooms are located on the lower floor in Nutcombe Barn. The downstairs hallway has a utility area with washer/dryer, hoover, iron and ironing board. Access to the large master suite is off the hallway and features a wrought iron king size bed with oak bedside cabinets and French doors onto the south facing sun terrace with wonderful views. There is a large walk in wardrobe so plenty of space to store all you holiday wardrobe as well as a beautiful large en-suite, limestone shower room which has a large walk in shower cubicle with overhead rainfall shower with massage jet system; the height of luxurious showering! Plus a beautiful sink mounted on an oak base and loo. The large twin bedroom is also on this floor and offers two single beds with solid oak bedside cabinets and chest of drawers as well as a large built in wardrobe. You can access the sun terrace through French doors in this room room too, plus there is also an en-suite, this time with a full size bath with overhead shower, basin and loo.
First Floor Description
Access to the first floor is through the main door at the rear of the property at ground level. On entering you are greeted with a large open plan living area with vaulted ceiling and will be drawn to the magnificent view from the French doors that lead onto the juliette balcony. The lounge area is equipped with 3 large 3 seater leather sofas, ideally placed to admire the view or socializing. The furniture is all solid oak which perfectly matches the English oak flooring. There is a large oak dining table with 6 chairs, although the table is large enough to seat 8 comfortably. There are table inserts to make it even larger for groups hiring both Nutcombe Barn and Cider House for larger family gatherings.
The open plan kitchen is fabulously equipped with dishwasher, microwave etc. and everything you could need for the perfect self catering holiday, with enough crockery and cutlery for 12 people. Leading off from the living area, there is a small cloakroom with loo and wash basin which also houses the boiler.
The third bedroom is also located on this floor, which makes it the perfect property for those with less mobile parent/grandparent who can't manage stairs so well. The bedroom has a wrought iron king size bed with solid oak bedside cabinets and a wardrobe with views out over the garden to the countryside beyond. The en-suite has a large walk in shower cubicle with rainfall head shower with massage jet system, wash basin and loo.
Window Views Description
Nutcombe Barn has countryside views to die for from the French doors and Juliet Balcony as well as the kitchen window, so don't argue over who washes up!! You can also admire the view from the two downstairs bedrooms and a different view over field from the upstairs bedroom.
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Family run zoo with talks/feeding sessions and animal handling. Home to the Exmoor Beast.Visit Website
Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park
Twenty eight acres of garden with a variety of animals as well as animatronic Dinosaurs.Visit Website
Victorian Castle with rides, dungeons, model railway, interactive Victorian displaysVisit Website
National Trust property set in 3500 acres of gardens and parkland. Includes carriage museum and Victorian toy collection.Visit Website
Magnificent RHS garden of 40 acres.Visit Website
Eating and Drinking
The Fox & Goose Parracombe
Exmoor country pub with homecooked food produced from local ingredients.Visit Website
The Black Venus Challacombe
Country pub with homemade food in a cosy atmosphereVisit Website
The Pack O Cards Combe Martin
Unique village pub built to resemble a pack of cardsVisit Website
Home deliveries from Tescos to all cottagesVisit Website
Besshill Farm Shop
Local farm shop with home produced free range produce.Visit Website
Sporting Attractions and Activities
Surfside Kayak Hire Combe Martin
Kayak or paddleboard hire with qualified instructors in the bay at Combe MartinVisit Website
Active Escapes Watermouth
Outdoor coastal activities for adrenaline junkies.Visit Website
Ilfracombe Sea Safari
Sight seeing or fishing boat trips along the coast. Often seeing dolphins and seals.Visit Website
Saunton Golf Club
Championship Links golf courseVisit Website
Cycling the Tarka Trail
180 miles of traffic free footpaths and cycle paths across North DevonVisit Website
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