The Old Police House, Braunton (Pet Friendly Cottage)

Explore the breathtaking village views and discover all North Devon coastline has to offer from this former police house transformed into an idyllic cottage.

The Old Police House
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The Old Police House, Braunton (Pet Friendly Cottage)

  • Former police house in village centre and 3 miles from golden beach.
  • Four bedrooms and one bathroom, kitchen, utility and sitting room.
  • Newly added outside toilet and central heating.
  • Equipped with electric oven, hobs, microwave, freezer and fridge.
  • Amenities include TV, DVD player and Wi-Fi; no smoking and open fires are for decorative purposes only.
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Pet Friendly:✔️ Yes

Tucked away in the village centre of Braunton is a terraced former police house which has been transformed into an idyllic cottage.

This charming property is just three miles away from the spectacular North Devon Coast, with fun-filled days on sandy beaches and golf courses for all the family.

Inside, the Old Police House still retains some of its original features, such as the viewing panel in the downstairs bedroom and the beautiful feature window on the wide staircase.

The kitchen has a large dining area and a utility room with surfboard storage. The plush sofas in the sitting room create a great atmosphere for spending quality time with the family, while the three bedrooms upstairs offer plenty of space and comfort.

Experience the great outdoors in the enclosed rear garden, with steps leading up to multiple decking areas that provide a great spot to sit back and enjoy barbecues while taking in breathtaking views of the village.

With lots of nearby village amenities such as shops, pubs, cafes and bistros, The Old Police House provides an excellent home base for discovering all that North Devon coastline has to offer.


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The Old Police House, Braunton

About the Local Area (Braunton)

Braunton is a quaint village located in North Devon, known for its unspoilt coastline, rolling hills and stunning scenery.

If you’re looking for a relaxing and peaceful getaway, then Braunton is the perfect destination for you.

What is Braunton Famous For?

Braunton is famous for being the gateway to some of the most beautiful beaches in the UK, including Saunton Sands and Croyde Bay. The village is also known for its rich surfing culture, with surfers flocking from all over to ride the waves in these beautiful locations.

Things To Do In Braunton

Braunton is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts, with plenty of activities to keep you busy during your stay.

Here are just a few things to do in Braunton:

  • Explore the South West Coast Path
    Take a leisurely stroll along the coastline and discover some of the most beautiful views in the UK.
  • Learn to Surf
    Braunton is the perfect place to learn how to surf, with a range of surf schools and plenty of great spots for beginners.
  • Visit the Braunton Museum
    Discover the fascinating history of Braunton at the local museum, which has a collection of pieces dating back to the Bronze Age.

Things Near By Braunton

There are plenty of things to see and do near Braunton, making it an excellent base for exploring North Devon. Here are some of our top picks:

  • Visit Exmoor National Park
    Just a short drive from Braunton, Exmoor National Park is a beautiful location for hiking, cycling, and wildlife spotting.
  • Take a trip to Lundy Island
    Located off the coast of North Devon, Lundy Island is a haven for wildlife and a great place to go diving or snorkelling.
  • Discover Barnstaple
    Just a short drive from Braunton, Barnstaple is a historic market town with plenty of shops, restaurants, and things to see and do.

Experience the natural beauty of Braunton, and discover why this village is a must-visit destination in Devon.

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