The Crab Shell, Appledore (Pet Friendly Cottage)

Escape to Appledore and enjoy a tranquil estuary view, three bedrooms and modern living with a log burn.

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The Crab Shell, Appledore (Pet Friendly Cottage)

  • Fabulous house in Appledore.
  • Open plan kitchen, dining and sitting area.
  • Three bedrooms with en-suite shower & WC, another double and another double with WC.
  • Gas central heating, log burner, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, TV, Freeview, Blu-ray DVD, WiFi.
  • Linen and towels included, parking opposite, patio, pets welcome, no smoking, 5 minute walk to shops, pubs and restaurants.
Key Details
Pet Friendly:✔️ Yes

This delightful property in Appledore, North Devon provides the perfect escape for families and friends. Its location offers footholds to the village’s amenities, while still holding your own private, estuary view.

The three bedrooms provide ample space with the master enjoying an en-suite, and one of the doubles having their very own toilet.

The open plan living area is modern and comfortable, enabling time spent together. To keep warm during cooler evenings there is a lovely log burner too.

The fishing village of Appledore is quaint, full of brightly coloured cottages and home to plenty of cafes, shops and pubs/restaurants, not to mention a ferry to the beach at Instow. Westward Ho! is two miles of glorious sands and a hotspot for surfers, but for golfers and horse-riders, there is also a great links course and coastal trails. The Big Sheep and The Milky Way are days out for all, whilst Bideford and Barnstaple market towns are just a short drive away – both offering entertainment, eateries and Pannier Markets that boast local produce.


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The Crab Shell, Appledore

About the Local Area (Appledore)

Appledore, North Devon

Appledore is a small village located in North Devon, just north of the town of Bideford.

This amazing village is renowned for its winding streets and beautiful, colourful houses, many of which date back to the 18th and 19th centuries.

Appledore’s quaint streets are lined with unique independent shops, art galleries, and cafés, offering visitors a delightful shopping and dining experience. The village is also home to a number of lively pubs and restaurants, providing visitors with the opportunity to enjoy delicious local food and a refreshing pint of ale on a summer’s day.

Appledore is also a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts, with numerous walking trails and cycle paths nearby, including the popular Tarka Trail.

Just a short drive from Appledore, visitors can explore the nearby towns of Bideford and Westward Ho, both of which offer stunning coastal views and a range of attractions and activities. Westward Ho is renowned for its long, sandy beach and excellent surf, while Bideford is a historic port town with a rich maritime heritage.

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