The School House Countisbury

The School House Countisbury

United Kingdom

This Holiday Cottages /Apartments sleeps up to 13 persons
over 5 Bedrooms
With 3 Bathrooms

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This Victorian former School House has been sympathetically converted for family living accommodation. Located just off the A39 in north Somerset within the Exmoor National Park, 3 miles from Lynmouth. (And nearby Lynton). The School House is set in rural countryside on its own and not overlooked.

the nearest place for supplies, is Lynton where you can also find pubs and a restaurant together with shops
This property is at an elevation of approximately 932 feet / 284 metres above sea level

Nearby Beaches

Sillery Sands Beach
Near Lynmouth - a Pebble composition 1.9 miles away. An isolated beach east of Lynmouth backed by high cliffs, the beach is poular with those wanting a quiet time and access is a challenging, via a winding path down the cliff path via Countisbury hill
Glenthorne Beach
Near Lynton - a Pebble composition 2.0 miles away. An isolated beach on the Devon Somerset border, accessed via a steep wooded path and down to a pebble beach
Embelle Wood Beach
Near Yenworthy - a Pebble composition 2.6 miles away. A rocky / pebble beach, somewhat isolated access via path though the nearby woods in which the southwest coast path also runs
Lynmouth Beach
Near Lynmouth - a shingle composition 2.7 miles away. A shingle beach by Lynmouth in a dramatic setting below the high wooded cliffs, all lying with the Exmoor National Park. The beach is dived in two with the River Lyn running though the town over the beach out to sea. The beach is popular with anglers and there are rock pools for the little ones (and mums/dads) to explore.
Wringcliff Beach
Near Lynton - a sandy and shingle composition 4.2 miles away. Access it limited to path accross the fields then a steep zig zag path. Close to the valley of the rocks.

Facilities at the Cottage

Single Beds 5 Singles Beds
double Beds 3 Double Beds
Ensuite to Rooms - please confirm with accommodation 1 Ensuites
showers 3 Showers
Bath 2 Baths
Woodburner or Open Fire Woodburner /Open Fire
TV & Sky TV Sky TV
DVD Player DVD or Blueray Player
Children Welcome Children Welcome
Cot and/or Highchair available Cot or Highchair
WiFi Available WiFi
Games Room Games Room

Kitchen Appliances
Kettle Kettle
Toaster Toaster
Microwave Microwave
Cooker Cooker
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Dishwasher Dishwasher
tumble dryer Tumble Dryer
fridge Fridge

Garden Garden
Patio Table Garden Furniture
Barbeque Barbeque
Parking Onsite Parking Onsite

Facilities Nearby
Shop Nearby Shop Nearby
Beach Nearby Beach
Entertainment Available Nearby Entertainment
Bar / Pub nearby Bar / Pub
Restuarant nearby Restuarant
Water Sports Nearby Water Sports
Fishing Nearby Fishing
Lynton 3 Miles Lynton 3 Miles


Holiday Cottage Travel & Directions Hub
Distances are direct straight line
...International Airports
Cardiff Airport
Rhoose Vale of Glamorgan
CF62 3BD
21.9 miles
Exeter Airport
Clyst Honiton Devon
37.6 miles

... Local Airports
Eaglescott Airfield
Great Torrington Devon
EX37 9LH
22.8 miles
Swansea Airport
Pennard Swansea
29.1 miles

... Motorways
M4 Junction 37
20.2 miles
M4 Junction 36
22.7 miles
M4 Junction 35
Pencoed, Bridgend
22.8 miles

... Railway Stations
station code = BNP
EX31 2BP
16.6 miles
Llantwit Major
station code = LWM
CF61 2XD
17.6 miles

... Ferry Ports
Ilfracombe Harbour sailing to ->
Lundy Island Harbour
EX34 9EQ
15.2 miles
Bideford Quayside sailing to ->
Lundy Island
EX39 2HE
23.9 miles

Local Attractions

Attractions & places to see nearby

Exmoor Heritage Coast
Where the Moors of Exmoor meet the Sea. The dramatic coastlines was designated Heritage status in 1991 and also contains the highest coastline in England and Wales just west of Porlock at Culbone Hill
0.9m / 1.4km - - Walking time 13 minutes walk

Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway
The highest and steepest cliff railway in the world powered by water. Joining Lynmouth and Lynton a with an 862ft of steep track, this is an award winning tourist attraction.
3m / 4.8km - - Walking time 45 minutes walk

Foreland Point Lighthouse
A lighthouse and also holiday cottage accommodation within the lightkeepers buildings.
1.4m / 2.3km - - Walking time 22 minutes walk

Lyn and Exmoor Museum
A museum of local history including agricultural, Maritime history the Devon railways, and archaeology.
3.1m / 5km - - Walking time 46 minutes walk

A park in the north of the Exmoor National Park with rivers and Waterfalls
1.6m / 2.6km - - Walking time 24 minutes walk

Lynton Cinema
This has to be one of the prettiest cinemas in the country , small but it fits in well with the charm of Lynton.
3.1m / 5km - - Walking time 46 minutes walk

Foreland Point
The most northerly point on the Devon coast and also the location of the Foreland Point lighthouse
1.6m / 2.6km - - Walking time 24 minutes walk

Glen Lyn Gorge
A Deep wooded gorge with rivers and a pool and hydroelectric centre.
3.2m / 5.1km - - Walking time 47 minutes walk

Lynmouth National Park Centre
A great place to find out about the National Park, and a good to starting point for your holiday, gather information about the local area and find place's for days out.
3m / 4.8km - - Walking time 45 minutes walk

Culbone Hill
The hill near Porlock within The Exmoor National Park is the Highest point of coastline in England and Wales
heightElevation = 366 Meters / 1200.8 Feet
3.4m / 5.5km - - Walking time 52 minutes walk

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