Maddox Down Farm - The Barn

East Down, nr. Barnstaple


Property Reference: 19945
  • Sleeps6
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms3
  • Grade4 Star rating
Open plan living/dining room/kitchen Open plan living/dining room/kitchen Open plan living/dining room/kitchen Double bedroom En-suite Twin bedroom Bunk bedroom

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Property Features

  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • WifiWifi
  • Swimming PoolSwimming Pool
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

Shared swimming pool and shared games room

Maddox Down Farm is situated in a quiet hamlet with stunning views over the countryside, completely rural. This working farm, with the traditional stone barns converted into 5 delightful holiday cottages in keeping with the area, has been in family ownership since the 1500s. On site there is a shared swimming pool (available from Easter to October), games room in a converted cart linhay, complete with pool table, board games, books, videos, matted area for small children and more. In the meadow below the cottages there is a wildlife pond where you can sit and have a picnic and watch the fish. Also, you might be able to see geese, moorhens and ducks. There is a shopping service available, including local produce. Situated only 2 miles from the edge of Exmoor National Park, 3 miles from the sea. Fishing trips can be booked from Combe Martin and Ilfracombe. The villages of Lynton and Lynmouth, with its unique Cliff Railway, are a short drive. Only 8 miles from Woolacombe with its 3 miles of golden sand and Blue Flag status. Barnstaple is 10 miles away, with its famous pannier market in use every day, a tennis centre, leisure centre and many other amenities. Also visit Bideford, situated on the River Torridge and Tarka Country. Trips to Lundy Island can be taken from here. Enjoy a Devon cream tea upon arrival. Shops and pubs 11/2 miles.

Ground floor: 3 bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite shower room and toilet, 1 twin, 1 bunk. Bathroom with toilet. First floor: Living room with beams/dining room/kitchen with wooden floors.

Electric woodburner in living room (first £10 included). First £10 NSH and electricity included, remainder by meter reading. Bed linen included. Towel hire. Cot. High chair. Video. DVD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Tumble dryer in shared utility room. Dishwasher. Freezer. Wi-fi. Ample parking. Shared swimming pool (9m x 4m, depth 1.5m, available from Easter to October). Shared games room with matted play area for small children, darts, pool table, table tennis and table football. No smoking.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. It was clean, well equipped, friendly farmers, beautiful countryside, ideal for children. March 2012.
  2. Lovely cottage in beautiful surroundings with the added bonus of a swimming pool! Aug 2010.
  3. Clean and comfortable. Children enjoyed the ’upside down’ house - bedrooms downstairs, living space upstairs to take advantage of spectacular views. July 2010.
  4. Well presented, roomy accommodation with fantastic views and indoor pool!! June 2010.
  5. Lovely setting, plenty of room, beautifully presented. The games room was fun and we took advantage of it. Feb 2010.
  6. The accommodation was rural and yet it had a games room and swimming pool to keep the kids entertained. We also enjoyed a short drive to the beach. Dec 2009.
  7. Ease of access as partner has limited mobilty he could enter the property from upstairs as well as from downstairs very clean & tidy. Children loved going swimming every day in the pool & also having use of the games room and a chance to go fishing in the lake! Sept 2009.
  8. Top floor layout living room / kitchen, works really well providing excellent views across the valley. Bedroom all good size. The property is very private with a separate entrance to the main court yard. Aug 2009.
  9. Beautiful part of the UK with stunning views, blue flag beaches and lots to do. We’ll be back! Excellent family type accommodation. Well equipped, very clean and comfortable. July 2009.
  10. Everything was excellent and we have no complaints whatsoever as we did not have 6 adults staying at any one time. April 2009.
  11. If you want somewhere which is in the countryside but not too far from anywhere with great views, excellent accommodation and facilities then this will meet all your requirements. June 2008.
  12. Barn cottage was a superb place for the whole family to stay and with the new improvements being made will only get better. The scones were the most welcoming thing we have ever had at any cottage! Thanks. April 2007.
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    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
    6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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