Maddox Down Farm - The Stable

East Down, nr. Barnstaple


Property Reference: 19946
  • Sleeps6
  • Pets 2
  • Bedrooms2
  • Grade4 Star rating
Open plan living/dining room/kitchen Open plan living/dining room/kitchen Kitchen Double bedroom 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: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin with additional bunk. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. First floor: Living room with patio doors and beams/dining room/kitchen. Wooden floors throughout.

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. Patio area. Shared grounds. 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. Two pets welcome (working farm). No smoking.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. Lovely location, friendly farmers, clean and updated accommodation, good quality equipment. March 2012.
  2. Very enjoyable stay. Cottage had everything you needed and was very comfortable. Pool great for the kids. Dogs had a lovely time. Beautiful views with fantastic beaches not far away. July 2011.
  3. A very clean and welcoming cottage with excellent views over the rolling countryside. Sept 2010.
  4. The accommodation was very well maintained and clean. The cream tea on arrival was a lovely idea and the owners were very helpful. The kitchen was well equipped. Aug 2010.
  5. Very well presented, very well layed out - perfect family retreat with stunning views. Aug 2010.
  6. Beautifully bright and airy! Fantastic swimming pool! July 2010.
  7. This place was in an excellent location to see the local attractions, there are many and and it was a little gem for us to have time together as a family, with the pool and play area. Very clean and spacious. Lovely views from windows. Could see the play area from sitting room to watch the children. Swimming pool was close by and although the water was a bit chilly we used it daily. Caretaker was friendly but not overbearing. Aug 2009.
  8. The owners of the property helped make the holiday. They were extremely friendly and helpful in all respects. Sept 2008.
  9. Lovely, clean accommodation and fantastic tranquil location. March 2009.
  10. Lovely property, fantastic location, great facilities-our kids aged 12,8 and 5 had a fabulous time as did our puppy who made friends with the farm dogs. July 2008.
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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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