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Description from manager

Bentwitchen Cottage is a barn conversion that has aimed to retain many of the buildings' original rustic features, the property has wooden floors, stone walls and exposed oak beams. There are three double bedrooms on the ground floor and the open-plan living accommodation is upstairs. Bentwitchen Cottage offers you a place to relax and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the countryside, yet within a short drive of North Molton and the market towns of South Molton and Barnstaple, as well as the many coves and beaches that North Devon has to offer. With its spectacular, rugged scenery and coastline, prehistoric sites, old churches and interesting wildlife, Exmoor is an ideal location for walkers, artists and photographers.

Sleeps up to 6 guests

Three double bedrooms all with en-suite facilities

Sorry, no children under 8 years

Open-plan upstairs living areas

Kitchen with a traditional Aga

Wood-burner in the sitting room

Patio area with table and chairs directly outside

Large gardens (shared with the owners) to the front of the property

Stunning countryside views and walks direct from the door

Edge of Exmoor National Park

Bed linen and towels provided

Wifi, heating and electricity included

Arrive from 4 pm

Depart by 10 am

This upside-down accommodation is designed so that the open plan sitting, dining and kitchen areas offer you enhanced views of the surrounding countryside, whilst downstairs there are three double en-suite bedrooms. The smallest bedroom has its own dressing room, which can also double up as a child's (over 8 years of age) bedroom, on request.

Please note, this property is not suitable for young children. Children aged 8+ are welcome, as are young babies (not crawling) but cot/high chair cannot be provided. This is due to the nature of the building and the suspended walkways with railings on the first floor.

Also, we suggest that the accommodation is not suitable for guests with reduced mobility.

Sorry, no dogs.

Security deposit

A security deposit of £100 is required when booking this property. This will be added to the total price of your booking, and will be refunded after your stay unless the owner discovers damage to the property or its contents after your departure.

Changeover day is Saturday. Short breaks may be possible in the off-season

The kitchen has a traditional Aga for cooking, there are two ovens (fast and slow) and hobs on the top too. An electric twin hob is also provided in case guests prefer, there is also a microwave. The kitchen is also well-equipped a variety of pots, pans, kitchenware, etc.

The property has a wood-burner in the sitting room upstairs, a basket of logs are provided to get you started. Further logs can be bought from the owners, or in North or South Molton.

There is underfloor heating throughout the ground floor, which keeps the property warn in the cooler months. The heating can be adjusted to suit your preferences.

The water supply comes from a private supply.

Outside the Cottage is a patio area looking to the other side the valley which is wooded and the gorse clad hill on the other side. Often deer and other wildlife can be seen grazing. There is a large levelled lawn area across the drive, which guests are welcome to make use of an is shared with the owners who live next door.

Bentwitchen Cottage is situated is in the small hamlet of Bentwitchen on the edge Exmoor National Park.

There is ample parking for two or three cars outside on the drive.

Sorry, no children under 8 years of age due to the suspended walkways on the first floor. Babies (not crawling) are welcome, but cot and/or high chair cannot be provided.

Sorry, no dogs and strictly non-smoking.

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 9531830

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The Best Of Exmoor
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Languages spoken: English

About the manager

The Best of Exmoor is a family business, based in the heart of Exmoor at Porlock Weir. No-one is more passionate about Exmoor than The Best of Exmoor team. We all live and work in the local area and want our customers to love this place as much as we do. We aim to do all we can make sure that our ...

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Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
No smoking at this property

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