Wonderful 4 star gold eco South Beer Farmhouse slps 8+2 (lot id: 4230)
|Arrive:||27 Jul 2012|
|Depart:||3 Aug 2012|
|Location:||Holsworthy, United Kingdom|
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Accommodation and features:
Large south facing sitting room with original polished wooden floor, rugs, slate fireplace housing log burner (first basket of logs supplied), 2 sofas, armchairs and comfy cushions, 42" flat screen Panasonic TV with built in freeview, DVD (small selection of films), reclaimed pine coffee table and bookshelves (varied selection of modern and classical fiction (swap or takeaway and leave a charity donation).
Sitting room 2 with south and east facing windows, leather sofa and quality double sprung mattress sofa-bed, built in cupboards, decorative fireplace and smaller TV and video/DVD, reclaimed pine coffee table, selection of children's story and picture books/toys and a range of puzzles/games to keep all ages occupied.
Separate dining room will seat up to 10 guests comfortably at a reclaimed pine refectory table on an oak laminate floor with original fireplace and clome oven (no longer in use). Radio/CD music player.
Throughout the house we have added Fair Trade, locally purchased furnishings and fittings and house plants to add a home from home feel to South Beer.
There is a fully fitted and equipped solid oak kitchen at South Beer including 12 place Miele dishwasher, electric range cooker with 2 ovens, separate grill, plate warmer, ceramic hob and extractor hood, microwave, a complete set of stainless steel saucepans (from stockpot to milk pan) and cookware, professional standard crockery and an excellent range of utensils, cutlery and glassware.
An additional utility area includes a full size upright Miele fridge/freezer.
A spacious shower room and toilet with full laundry facilities is now housed in the former dairy.
With high ceilings, bright, airy rooms and many large windows offering wonderful views over open countryside and farmland this large holiday home is ideal for weekend getaways, family gatherings and long summer holidays. South Beer sleeps 8 +2, is pet friendly and is open all year.
South Beer has 4 bedrooms with extra beds for flexible family sleeping arrangements: 2 double bedrooms (1 with foldaway bed suitable for a child) and 2 twin rooms (1 with single sofa bed) OR comfy double sofabed available in second sitting room
All beds have quality orthopedic mattresses and duck and goose down quilts with cotton protectors. Bed linen is provided and is either poly cotton or luxury organic cotton as items are replaced.
All bedrooms have original polished floorboards and rugs.
Upstairs there is a spacious en-suite shower room with toilet, basin, shaver point and light, a further fully tiled family bathroom with separate over bath shower and screen, toilet, basin, shaver point and light and downstairs a third shower room with shower cubicle, toilet, basin, shaver point and light.
There is full central heating throughout South Beer from highly efficient oil fired boiler with thermostatic controlled radiators in all rooms (central heating is turned off during summer months).
Solar panels assist with providing hot water all year round and high levels of insulation, all A rated domestic appliances and recycling facilities all help to minimise the carbon footprint of your holiday. EPC rated A
South Beer Farmhouse stands in its own large, private, enclosed garden with patio area to the South, mature shrubs and plants and lawns all around. There are 2 eco friendly picnic benches, a garden seat for gazing out across the fields from, a removable laundry drier, BBQ, outdoor hose for washing down surfboards and outdoor equipment and discreet recycling bin/shelter. There is a small wildlife pond and well both covered but children should be supervised.
There is a large open sided barn for parking and storage exclusively for the use of South Beer guests with off road undercover parking for several vehicles. Pubs, shops and restaurants are all within 3 miles short drive.
Guests have access to neighbouring fields and wildlife nature walks from the garden gate and guided walks can be arranged. Please see Nature Trails page for more details.
Pets are welcome with some common sense rules - maximum 3 small dogs or 2 larger dogs.
South Beer Farmhouse is a no smoking property
|Property type||Holiday home|
|Room information||5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 10|
|Onsite facilities||Guests have access from the garden gate to Beer Mill Nature Trails - 130 acres of wildlife nature trails with information, rest and activity points for the exclusive use of guests at South Beer and Stone Barn (we occasionally run educational and open days for promoting wildlife and increasing awareness) Beer Mill Farm is managed entirely for wildlife - gold award since 2004 from Devon Wildlife Trust for working for the benefit of Devon's wildlife For special relaxing weekends we have a team of therapists and beauticians who are happy to visit your holiday cottage and provide luxury pamper treatments|
|Holiday themes||Sight-seeing, Away from it all, Sailing, Golf, Surfing|
|Suitable for||Families, Groups, Pets|