CROYDE 3 LORNA DOONE OVERVIEW
A luxurious first floor apartment in an imposing property within walking distance of Croyde beach only a short drive to Woolacombe, Saunton, Braunton and the Tarka trail. Ideally situated in the village of Croyde with its blue flag accredited beach, famed for its surf and ideal for children. Saunton sands, south of Croyde, backed by the Burrows nature reserve and famous Saunton golf club is a short car ride away. Villages such as Lynton & Lynmouth and the walkers paradise, Watersmeet, are only a short drive away. CROYDE 3 LORNA DOONE is located in an extremely desirable position on Moor Lane only 2 minutes stroll from the beach and a short walk from the quaint and picturesque ‘chocolate box’ village of Croyde with its character thatched pubs and restaurants. Croyde itself boasts village stores, a post office, tearooms and surf shops. Accommodation at CROYDE 3 LORNA DOONE is of a very high standard. The apartment is light and spacious and makes an ideal venue for 2 small families or 1 large family.
The open-plan kitchen/diner/living room is light, airy and has two sets of double glazed patio doors that lead out onto a decked balcony. The circular patio table seats 6 and is the perfect vantage point to admire the vista of rolling hills that surround Croyde, the sand dunes of Croyde beach, and to the sea beyond. There is a wooden dining table adjacent to the kitchen, this provides a good separation of the kitchen and lounge areas. The lounge area is fully carpeted and boasts 2 cream fabric sofas that enable 6 to relax in comfort. Your eye is drawn to the feature fireplace and mantelpiece. A large bookcase is home to a selection of books (including local guides and information), and a comprehensive visitor welcome pack that “is designed to help guests enjoy the Croyde experience”. The entertainment hardware includes a TV.
Limed oak units with a light laminate work surface help to increase the feeling of space in this open plan room. The layout has been well thought out, with appliances comprising a dishwasher, washing machine, fully integrated fridge/freezer, single oven built into a tall housing unit with microwave located above, 4 ring ceramic hob set into the work surface, 2 slice toaster, kettle and liquidiser. There is a plentiful supply of glassware, coordinating crockery and cooking utensils.
Bedroom 1 has 2 bunk beds (sleeping 4) with 3 drawer bedside cabinet topped with a lamp. Ideal for children but also two adults. This bright room enjoys a view of the green hills to the front. There is an alcove providing hanging space plus an additional 3 drawer chest.
Bedroom 2 on the opposite side of the hallway, decorated in a vibrant lilac, is a twin room with two divan beds that can be put together if required. The beds are separated by a 3 drawer bedside cabinet topped with a lamp. There is also a wardrobe that provides hanging space.
Bedroom 3 is the double aspect master en-suite, overlooking Moor Lane. As well as the good-sized double bed there is an abundance of furniture, including 2 bedside tables each with a lamp, wardrobe, low cupboard, 4 drawer chest and full-length dressing mirror. However, the room is still spacious enough to accommodate 2 travel cots.
The family bathroom, with deep raspberry walls complementing the cream tiles and floral dado rail, is a good-sized room. The chrome power shower is separate from the bath in its own cubicle. The white suite also includes a pedestal wash basin with polished chrome fitments, low-level WC and a good-sized bath, perfect for relaxing in aromatic bubbles.
Bedroom 3 has an en-suite shower room containing a shower, pedestal wash basin with polished chrome taps and low-level WC.
There is dedicated parking for two cars on a level tarmac driveway. CROYDE 3 LORNA DOONE is set in its own grounds, surrounded on two sides by a large flat lawn, the size of two tennis courts, perfect for enjoying the late afternoon sun. The grounds are a great space, available to all guests to meet and socialise, dine al-fresco or simply just relax and unwind.
AT A GLANCE
Location – Croyde; Pets – No; 3 Bedrooms; Sleeps up to 8; Post Code EX33 1NU; Ideal for families, children, toddlers, 50+; Changeover Day - Saturday during peak weeks (otherwise flexible); Parking for 2 cars; Lounge equipped with TV, Inclusive linen; Dishwasher; Washing machine; Fully integrated fridge/freezer; Single oven; Microwave; 4 ring ceramic hob; 2 slice toaster; Kettle; Liquidiser; Electric storage heaters
ADD TO BASKET
High chair, Travel cot, Bath towels, Beach towels