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The Crab Shell

Enjoy estuary views from this lovely house which provides excellent accommodation in the village of Appledore North Devon. Within walking distance to the village amenities this is a fabulous house for a holiday with the family or friends. The three bedrooms offer plenty of space with the master benefitting from an en-suite and one of the doubles having its own WC. The living area is modern and spacious and being open plan means the whole family can enjoy some quality time together and with the log burner for the cooler evenings you can really snuggle up and stay warm. The quaint fishing village of Appledore sits where the Taw and Torridge rivers meet before flowing into the Atlantic Ocean. Explore the maze of winding lanes housing quirky cafes, shops and pub/restaurants along with brightly coloured cottages, take a stroll along the quay or hop on a ferry to the pretty village of Instow with its stretch of sandy beach. Sun worshippers and children will love the two miles of glorious sands at Westward Ho! a popular area for surfers where the white waves of the Atlantic come rolling in. Separated by a pebble ridge from the beach, golfers can find a great links course here along with horse-riding and coastal trails for walkers and cyclists. The Big Sheep and The Milky Way are wonderful days out that the whole family can enjoy and the historic market towns, of Bideford and Barnstaple are within easy driving distance and offer an array of shops, eateries and entertainment along with the fabulous Pannier Markets selling lots of local produce. This is a lovely house with beautiful views which makes it perfect for a holiday at any time of the year.

Open plan kitchen, dining and sitting area. Three bedrooms: 1 x king with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x double with WC. Bathroom.

Amenities for Rental

Gas central heating, log burner (first basket of logs free). Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer. Smart TV with Freeview, Blu-ray DVD, WiFi Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. On road parking opposite on a first come, first served basis – public car park nearby Cot and highchair available on request. Patio area with seating Two well-behaved pets welcome, at £25 per pet per week Sorry, no smoking Shops, pubs and restaurants 5 minute walk.

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Rooms 3 · Sleeps 6

In association with Passpawt

Listing Address

Irsha Street
North Devon Coast
EX39 1SA

Listing Details

Can Leave Dog Unattended


Exercise Area


Limit On Dog Size

No Limit

No. Of Dogs Allowed


Charge For Dogs








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