Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in Barnstaple, Devon
17th Century farmhouse set in 400 acres in its own valley. Four of the bedrooms are newly renovated with modern en suite bathroom in a converted barn beside the house. The other 2 bedrooms in the house share a bathroom . Breakfast and dinner are served in the dining room before an inglnook fireplace with a fire and candles always burning. The farmhouse is 2 miles from Barnstaple but set in a private valley with lakes ponies chickens and geese and evrything you would expect in an old property which has belonged to the family for 400 years. The rooms are expertly decorated by Caroline who has published 6 books on decorating and the food sourced from the estate. pheasant and pigeon are often on the menu depending on the season.
Travellers Rest Old Church
Built in 1866 Travellers Rest Old Church now invites guests to relax in unique bed and breakfast style accommodation surrounded by unspoilt open countryside. Original stone walls stained glass windows antique furnishings and a grand wooden staircase constructed from pews which once stood in the church are just some features that bring character to this magnificent building. So if you re looking for somewhere distinctive to stay this attractive corner of North Devon is well worth a visit! br / br / br / br / Three bedrooms and a child s room/den provide comfortable sleeping quarters for guests consisting of the Blue Room suitable for families with a double and single bed the Red Room which includes a four poster double bed hidden ensuite bathroom facilities and first floor conservatory. All the rooms have been sympathetically restored to retain the original features of the church. br / br / br / br / The Church room/lounge with all its character and splendour invites guests to relax in truly comfortable surroundings in front of a log fire on cooler evenings. In the dining area where the altar once stood you can now enjoy a freshly cooked breakfast from a vast menu suited to all tastes and optional evening meals cooked fresh to order - all food is homemade locally sourced and organic where possible. br / br / br / br / Located on the premises guests will also find full size snooker room and outdoor seating area situated in a peaceful rural setting the Old Church enjoys wonderful south facing views over rolling countryside. br / br / br / br / Victorian gothic doors a hand painted rood screen leaded stone fireplace and panelled staircase are just some of the original features to see and enjoy when staying at Travellers Rest Old Church. br / br / br / br / Situated in the small hamlet of Cobbaton amid beautiful countryside the Old Church lies within easy reach of the rugged North Devon Coastline stunning beaches and Exmoor. There are several pretty towns and villages with fantastic award winning restaturants and boutique shops.