Affinity is one of eight luxurious apartments at Pickwell Manor, that lies in the equally luxuriant North Devon countryside between Woolacombe and Croyde a short walk across fields to Putsborough Beach. A south-facing 3-bedroom (1 en suite) apartment, Affinity sleeps 7 with Z-beds for younger children available on request.
Affinity adds a touch of elegant grandeur to your holiday with oak beams, big feature fireplaces, high ceilings and a chaise longue, nicely angled to afford reclining guests sea and sunset views through the Manor’s stone-mullion windows.
Enter this spacious 2,000sqr ft coastal apartment via the grand front door to the Manor House into a large, open plan living space accommodation a kitchen, lounge area and dining space with Wi-Fi. It is designed to create a perfect social space for all the family to spend time together – even when cooking! The kitchen is very well-equipped with the capacity to prepare meals for all occasions. Appliances include a double oven, hob, fridge, freezer, microwave, dishwasher and granite worktops. Laundry facilities are available at The Manor, with washing machines, tumble dryers and washing lines.
All rooms are of a good size, with the master bedroom being particularly spacious. This room has a Super-king-size mahogany sleigh bed, in room stand alone bath and ensuite toilet. The second, equally spacious bedroom is also furnished with a Super-king double bed plus a single bed making it a comfortable family bedroom. The third bedroom has twin beds. Both these bedrooms have shared use of a grand bathroom.
With so many south facing rooms, there are superb rural views across the gardens to the North Devon coast across to Hartland Point.
Guests have the rights to roam the six acres of formal gardens within which are such facilities as a games room, tennis court, basketball hoop, giant chess set and a croquet lawn (with equipment). There is also a woodland trail incorporating explorers with games of forest basketball, pirate flag making kits, camp-building kits and even a mini-pirate island (with a flagpole needing a flag for pirates in residence). Stay at Pickwell Manor in high summer and once a week join with other guests for a cream tea and a craft session. For sporty outdoor types, as well as the laundry room, Pickwell has facilities for wetsuit rinsing, surf-board and bike storage.
Putsborough Beach is lovely – acres of the kind of sand that makes great sandcastles and beach cricket pitches. It has rocks to clamber on, safe swimming at all states of the tide, good surfing and a great beach café. The beach stretches for three miles offering a perfect surface for sandcastles, beach cricket, sunbathing and surfing all the way to Woolacombe at the other end. There's also an excellent cafe overlooking Putsborough Beach for refreshments, ice creams and tasty lunches.
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Cottage added 22nd July 2017