The Anchorage - Instow
SITUATED ON THE QUAYSIDE WITH LOVELY RIVERSIDE WALKS AND CLOSE TO THE TARKA TRAIL AND INSTOW BEACH.
ALL SHORT BREAKS BETWEEN 1ST NOVEMBER AND 1ST APRIL ARE CHARGED AT 90% OF THE FULL WEEKLY COST AND 1ST APRIL AND 1ST NOVEMBER ARE AT FULL WEEKLY COST
Recently refurbished this south facing, impressive house on Instow Quay is virtually on the banks of the River Torridge.
Equipped and finished to a very high standard, this superb period property, 200 yards from a sandy beach and estuary with quayside pubs and restaurants, is situated in one of Devon's most prestigious locations and benefits from stunning river views. The North Devon Yacht Club is opposite, allowing you to watch the boats come and go from your lounge window. Within a short drive is a wealth of popular, safe sandy beaches and attractions to suit all ages. Take a riverside walk to the market town of Bideford with a choice of shops and pubs, pannier market and open-air markets. North Devon's coastline is never far away and Westward Ho! beach is 5 minutes' drive, offering 2 miles of golden sands, popular with bathers and surfers. Horse riding and tennis are available and the South West Coast Path offers breathtaking, cliff-top views. Cyclists and ramblers will love the famous disused railway line, The Tarka Trail, which is 10 yards from the property. Explore the rugged beauty of Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks. Keen golfers can enjoy the nearby championship golf courses at Westward Ho! and Saunton. Attractions include: The Milky Way, The Big Sheep, Superbowl and leisure centre for the children, Tapeley Park, Dartington Crystal, Arlington Court and RHS Rosemoor for the adults. Why not take a day boat trip to Lundy Island or explore the pretty harbour at Clovelly or take a short ferry ride to the pretty fishing village of Appledore. After all this activity, there are plenty of family village pubs, serving food and restaurants in Instow to relax in, all serving locally caught fish, local beers and ciders and all within a 5 minutes' walk.
The accommodation is arranged over three floors and offers SEVEN bedrooms: all of which have wall mounted TVs, 5 with river views situated on the first floor, 1 king-size with en-suite with bath, separate shower and WC and 1 twin with en-suite shower and WC. On the second floor 1 king-size with additional single and en-suite with bath, separate shower and WC. 1 twin bedroom and 1 double with additional single, next to shower room. On the third floor: 1 twin and 1 single, both next to shower room. Bathroom: with bath and WC on the second floor. Shower rooms with WC on the second and third floors. Separate WC on half landing between the ground floor and first floor. Lounge: situated on the ground floor, seating 8, with 40" TV/DVD and Wii games console. Further lounge on the first floor, seating 15, 40" TV/DVD with Sky package via Xbox. Balcony enjoying breathtaking views across the River Torridge and the estuary. Kitchen: on the ground floor, well-equipped with a double oven range and a separate single oven, American style fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, separate built in freezer and seating for 16, with river views. Utility room: with washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: fully enclosed garden comprising of lawn, patio and raised decked area with BBQ facilities, ideal for breakfast and evening drinks. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, electric, central heating and wi-fi included. Towels for hire. Regret no smoking in the property. Regret no pets. Additional info: all short breaks between 1st November to 1st April are charged at 90% of the full weekly cost and 1st April to 1st November are at full weekly cost. Location: beach 200 yards, shops and pubs within 100 yards.