Key Point

Instow, North Devon

At a glance

  • More photos will be available in December 2017
  • Detached house in an elevated position with superb river views over Instow
  • Contemporary, stylish and conveniently placed for the sand dunes and beach
  • Enjoy a day walking or cycling on the Tarka Trail, cycle hire available on the trail
  • Catch the seasonal passenger ferry over to the fishing village of Appledore
  • Within walking distance of Instow’s shops, pubs and restaurants
  • Enjoy a day exploring nearby Tapeley Park and Gardens, or just relax in the enclosed garden

About the property

Situated within walking distance of Instow’s sandy beach. In the village you will find a wealth of pubs, cafes, restaurants and a superb deli. If you fancy a change of scenery, why not visit one of the many sandy beaches that North Devon has to offer. Nearby Westward Ho! is great for surfing with its unique pebble ridge, offering free entertainment in the rock pools, playing in the surf or building sandcastles. Westward Ho! also has its own array of restaurants, bars, shops, cafes, amusements and a championship golf course. Further afield you can explore the many attractions North Devon has to offer including The Big Sheep, The Milky Adventure Park and much more.

Approaching this impressive home, you are immediately drawn to the well maintained gardens and grounds. On entering the property, the spacious entrance hall gives a glimpse into the split level accommodation and a WC is located off the hallway. The spacious lounge is down five wide steps and has a fabulous picture window offering superb views over Instow and the river. Relax on the comfortable sofas and watch a movie or your favourite channel on the Smart TV or curl up in front of the wood burner. Patio doors open up into a covered porch with rattan seating and superb views, ideal for a pre-dinner drink. A formal dining area overlooks the lounge and has ample room to eat in style whilst enjoying the same river views. Heading back to the entrance level there is a well-equipped kitchen/diner with everything you would need to cater for a large party with an Aga, Smeg fridge/freezer, dishwasher and further dining table and Smart TV. The adjacent utility room also houses an electric double oven and hob, microwave and washing machine. Also on the ground floor is a twin zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made into a super-king-size on request) with snug including a Smart TV/DVD, board games and desk. On the lower ground floor are two super-king-size zip-and-link bedrooms (which can be made up as a twins on request) both these rooms are spacious and have en-suite bathrooms with a shower over bath and WC. On the first floor there is a super-king-size zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a twin on request) with TV and en-suite bathroom with a shower over bath and WC and enjoys river views. Completing the accommodation there is a twin zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request) with an en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and WC.

Stepping outside you have a variety of areas to enjoy. At the rear of the property is a raised lawn area, a nice quiet spot with garden furniture and charcoal BBQ. The enclosed parking and turning area offers a large area for pets to run free. The electric doors on the double garage houses the tumble dryer and a games room with table tennis, darts and table football. At the front of the property are various gravelled levels ideal for sun loungers and gated steps lead up to the covered porch. There is ample off-road parking for eight cars.

Need to know

  • 5 bedrooms - 3 super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made up as twins on request) and 2 twin zip-and-link (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request)
  • 4 en-suite bathrooms and 1 separate WC
  • Aga, dishwasher and Smeg fridge/freezer
  • Utility room with electric oven and hob, microwave and washing machine
  • Games room in garage with table tennis, darts, table football and tumble dryer
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Off-road parking for 8 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no pets
  • Beach shops, pubs and restaurants within walking distance
  • Arrival time - 4pm
  • Secure storage for bicycles and surf boards
  • Smart TV in lounge, kitchen/diner and first floor super-king-size zip-and-link bedroom and TV/DVD in twin zip-and-link snug room

Property details

  • Sleeps: 10
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Dogs allowed: No
  • Changeover day: Friday
  • Beach nearby: Yes
  • Internet access: Yes
  • Open fire: Yes
  • Child friendly: Yes
Contact 01237 459926

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