Lower Tallet is a lovely ground floor apartment situated within Accott Manor in the quiet hamlet of Gunn near Barnstaple. Located just a stone’s throw away from Exmoor National Park and the stunning North Devon coastline, you can enjoy the best of both worlds. Accommodation is all on the ground floor, with two ensuite bedrooms sleeping four guests, making it perfect for couples, small families or friends. Enjoy lazy evenings dining alfresco on the patio, relax in the hot tub with a glass of fizz, or snuggle up on the comfortable sofas next to the wood burning stove.
The market town of Barnstaple, just a ten minute drive away, has a fantastic selection of places to eat, drink and shop as well as a traditional Pannier Market, a leisure centre and a cinema. For those who want to explore the surrounding area, the Tarka Trail, a mainly traffic free route that follows a disused railway line, runs through the town. Popular with both walkers and cyclists of all ages, and passing through pretty countryside, ancient villages and meandering along river banks, this trail is a delight in all seasons. If you are looking to get slightly more off the beaten track the rugged moorland in Exmoor National Park has an endless choice of footpaths, bridleways and mountain bike trails to explore.
For those who want to get their fill of sea air and sandy toes there are plenty of fantastic beaches to choose from. Woolacombe, Saunton, Westward Ho! and Croyde are all within half an hour’s drive of Lower Tallet. Join a surf school, go fishing, try your hand at stand up paddleboarding or simply enjoy a bucket and spade day on the beach followed by a fish and chip tea. There are plenty of smaller coves dotted around the coastline if you would prefer to escape the crowds, or lace up your walking boots and enjoy the fantastic coastal views from the South West Coast Path. Alternatively, enjoy a boat trip across the Bristol channel to Lundy Island, be wowed by the views from the Victorian cliff railway at Lynmouth and Lynton or explore the narrow winding streets and colourful houses in the charming fishing villages of Appledore and Instow.
Lower Tallet is perfect for a holiday at any time of the year and your four legged friend is welcome too.
Amanda Tassell (Bkgs Officer) joined Independent Cottages in November 2020
Lower Tallet is a self-contained ground floor apartment sitting within a substantial rural property.
Outside: Enjoy your morning coffee, evening sundowners or alfresco diners on your private patio where there are two seating areas (one of which is undercover), a gas BBQ and a private hot tub. There is also a shared games barn with table tennis and a pool table.
Additional Information: WiFi, bed linen, bath towels and utilities are included. Guests to supply towels for use at the beach and hot tub if they are required. Short breaks are possible, depending on availability. One well behaved dog is welcome. Smoking is not permitted.
This property is managed by an agency who may apply an additional booking fee to the prices quoted
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