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Stunning large house in centre of Croyde close to the beach with private garden

Large living room with wide screen TV, iPod docking station, BT Vision & DVD player
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4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Croyde, Braunton, Devon, England
Priory Stables is a stunning large 4 bedroom detached house with it’s own gated entrance, secluded private garden and south fencing sun deck/balcony. The house is located in the centre of Croyde village with only a 10 minute walk to Croyde beach and 2 minute walk to all the pubs and shops. It is arranged over 2 floors with the living accommodation upstairs with beautiful views of the village and surrounding hills. There are solid oak floors throughout a large fully equipped kitchen with breakfast bar. The large open plan dining/living space is perfect for entertaining with patio doors opening on to the balcony/sun deck. The sun deck has comfortable rattan sofa seating which is ideal for taking in the lovely surrounding views whilst enjoying a glass of wine.
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Listing #HL12656
About the Owner
Joby M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2006
Interaction with guests
If you have any problems during your stay please do not hesitate to get in touch with my housekeeper (Contact details provided on booking) or myself directly. We are there to ensure you have an enjoyable stay.
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Reviewed February 16, 2018

The location is fabulous - a short stroll away from a picturesque pub, extremely close to the village centre, and a lovely walk through sand dunes to get to the beach! The house is really spacious and has everything you need. Would stay again!

Thank Zoë T
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Have stayed on numerous occasions..which speaks for itself! Centrally located with all the amenities you could ask for. Whether you Surf, walk or just like chilling out... this is located for all. Very helpful owner and housekeeper...

Thank spudwilliams
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Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Great house and location! The housekeeper was great. We had a wonderful stay. The scones left for us where delicious!

Thank alicedawes
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
All mod cons such as - Wi-Fi, BT Vision with film and sports package, DVD player, Widescreen TV and portable ipod docking. 2 x extra fold up beds and a baby travel cot are available for children. Configuration of the bedrooms is as follows - Master bedroom with four poster bed and ensuite bathroom, Twin bedroom with two single beds, Double bedroom with queen size bed, adjoining bunk (5,6' beds) bedroom, Family bathroom. Upstairs large kitchen, dining room with double sofa bed and sitting room, decked balcony leads off from the dining room.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
All we ask is you look after the house and treat it as if it were your own. We do accept well behaved all male and female groups. Please respect your neighbours in the village as...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    1 Bunk
    1 Queen
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: $262 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Weekend and weekday breaks are available on request and subject to availability.
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About the neighborhood
Croyde, North Devon, is a magical location with superb sandy beaches and spectacular scenery. The unspoilt village is steeped in old-world charm with great input into the area by the young surfing community, tourism and walkers with three fantastic beaches to choose from. There are an abundance of great pubs and local restaurants to choose from to eat and drink including – The Thatch Barn Inn, Billy Budds and The Manor House Inn, all in walking distance. A short 5 minute drive away is the award winning Kings Arms and The Rock both in Georgeham. You also have the Red Barn and Barricane beach café around the headland in Woolacombe and the famous hip Damien Hirst restaurant The Quay in Ilfracombe.
With many stunning beaches including Croyde Ba
Getting around
The house is located centrally in the village so is a short walk to the beach, shops and pubs. However, if you wish to visit the surrounding beaches such as Saunton Sands or Putsborough you will need a car.

There is a local bus which runs to and from Barnstaple and local taxi services if required.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 31.1 mi
Railway: Barnstaple: 6.2 mi
Ferry: Plymouth: 31.1 mi
- Fly to London, Bristol, Cardiff or Exeter.
- Exeter Airport (Closest Airport - 1 Hour Drive).
- All international flights to Paris have a direct air link to Exeter Airport.
- Bristol Airport (1 1/2 Hour Drive).
- All international flights to Amsterdam have a direct air link to Bristol Airport.
- London airports (3 1/2 hour Drive).
- From London, follow the M4 or M3 to reach the M5
- From Exeter or Bristol reach the M5
- Leave the M5 at junction 27
- Then 55 minute drive along the A361 into Barnstaple
- Also train or bus available from Exeter, Bristol or London into Barnstaple
- Local buses run regularly between Barnstaple and Croyde
- Many reasonably priced local taxis available
- Very good car hire deals available in Barnstaple or from the airports
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 mi.
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