A stone-built North Devon barn conversion overlooks a paved courtyard.

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West Bowden Farm
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West Bowden Farm

Nestling on a working sheep farm near Knowstone, West Bowden Farm is a delightful detached barn conversion, part of a 17th-century thatched farmhouse, offering a peaceful escape in the heart of Exmoor. This spacious and welcoming large farm cottage accommodates up to six guests, making it an ideal getaway for families or friends seeking a tranquil rural retreat. The cottage boasts three bedrooms, all with en-suite facilities, ensuring a comfortable stay for everyone.

The spacious sitting room features underfloor heating and large windows that provide breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside, enhancing the cottage's inviting atmosphere. This area serves as a dining, relaxation, and entertainment hub, with ample space for family meals, movie nights, or board games.

The well-equipped kitchen with modern amenities such as an electric oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, and dishwasher offers a convenient space for preparing delicious meals. Whether you enjoy breakfast at the cosy breakfast area or pack a picnic for your day's adventures, this kitchen provides all the essentials.

Upstairs, exposed beams add character to the three bedrooms—two doubles and a family room with a double and two singles. Each bedroom is thoughtfully appointed with en-suite facilities and TVs, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable stay. Families with children or larger groups will appreciate the flexibility and convenience of these accommodations.

Guests are encouraged to explore parts of the farm with permission, allowing you to immerse yourself in the rural Devon lifestyle. With access to footpaths leading to open moorland and fields where you can exercise your dogs, this farm cottage provides a genuine taste of country living. Fuel, power, bed linen, and towels are included, making your stay hassle-free. A highchair is available for added convenience and off-road parking for up to four cars.

The front gravelled area, adorned with furniture, is ideal for relaxing and soaking in the peaceful surroundings. Farm fields and footpaths are accessible, allowing you to enjoy the area's scenic beauty. Two well-behaved pets are welcome, making it a pet-friendly retreat, while smoking is not permitted.

Farmers on-site offer guests the unique opportunity to admire the animals, providing an authentic experience of rural Devon life. A friendly local village pub with a thatched roof and a Michelin-starred restaurant is just a mile away, offering a taste of exquisite local cuisine and a warm welcome.

The cottage's strategic location allows easy access to the market town of South Molton, where you can indulge in retail therapy and explore the weekly market. Nature enthusiasts will appreciate the proximity to Exmoor, a haven for walkers and wildlife lovers.

The spectacular North Devon beaches, a short drive away, offer endless sea, sand, and surf opportunities. Whether you seek tranquillity, outdoor adventures, or a mix of both, West Bowden Farm is a welcoming Exmoor farm cottage that promises a memorable stay for families and friends throughout the year.

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West Bowden Farm