Squirrel Nutkin sleeps 6-8 (bed settee) and is comprised of 1 master bedroom with ensuite, 1 twin that can be configured as a double, bunk room and family bathroom all on the ground floor. These rooms all lead off an entrance area. Stairs lead from the entrance area to a lounge from which you access an open plan kitchen/dinning room. A private gated patio with furniture and hot tub are accessed from the lounge down 1 step.
There is level access from the main entrance to:Ground floor twin/double bedroomGround floor bunk bedroomGround floor family bathroomAll Shared GardensChildren's Farm
Access with steps
There are steps from the main entrance to:Main ReceptionGuest laundrySquirrel Nutkins loungeSquirrel Nutkins kitchenPrivate gated patio and hot tubGames room/Play barn
Level access bedrooms
Travel by public transport
We benefit from the seclusion of being part of the natural rural landscape of North Devon. Access to the site is possible by public transport with the addition of a taxi, however, the use of a car whilst not essential would be a better option for travelling around the area.
Travel by taxi
We are always happy to help organise taxis so please speak to us if you require any help.
Guests with limited mobility are able to park their car outside their cottage. Please be sure to discuss your requirements with us before booking your cottage as we will be able to help provide additional information which may help with your choice of cottage. When you arrive/depart we are happy to help you with your bags should you need assistance.
Please let us know if you wish to order your shopping using an online grocery service and we will put it away in your cottage ready for your arrival.
Path to main entrance
Guests with limited mobility are welcome to park their car outside (or near) their cottage. We will always offer to help with baggage both when you arrive and depart.
We will also put away your online grocery order (please let us know in advance) ready for your arrival.
Getting around inside
Our reception has 3 steps to the door where there are 2 door bells, one at 1.2m from ground level (accessible without using steps) and one at 1.4m from the top step.
Once inside there are a further 3 steps before entering the main reception area.
We will be happy to speak to you outside if you are unable to access our reception or we will come to your cottage if you wish to call us on the land line.
The guest laundry has 2 front loading washing machines and 1 front loading tumble dryer. Each cottage has it's own ironing board/iron. Tom Kitten, Samuel Whiskers, Squirrel Nutkin and Jeremy Fisher all have their own washing machine. Jeremy Fisher also has it's own tumble dryer. Bio/Non Bio washing products can be bought from reception if required.
Self catering kitchen
Squirrel Nutkins kitchen
The open plan kitchen, dining room lead off from the lounge and are all situated on the 1st floor. Access is via stairs from the entrance hall or from the rear gardens and patio door into lounge.
Squirrel Nutkins lounge
The cottage is built into a bank, therefore, the lounge is situated on the 1st floor and is accessed via either the ground floor front door or via the 1st floor gardens and patio door.
Ground floor twin/double bedroom
The second bedroom is situated on the ground floor and is accessed from the entrance hallway. It can be configured as either a twin room or a double.
Ground floor bunk bedroom
The bunk bedroom is situated on the ground floor and is accessed from the entrance hallway. It is next door to the second bedroom.
Ground floor family bathroom
The ground floor family bathroom has a bath with shower attachment, toilet and basin.
Getting around outside
All Shared Gardens
There are two lawned gardens. Both are undulating and may have tree roots in places. One of the garden areas is on a slope with access via 16 steps or via a high gradient 2 meter wide path leading from the car park.
Private gated patio and hot tub
The cottage is built into a bank therefore effectivily benefits from two ground level entrances. The gated private patio has patio furniture and a hot tub and has some lawned area.
Games room/Play barn
Three 2 meter wide steps with handrail lead up to the games room/play barn. A door with threshold gives access to both rooms. Once in the games room a further 4 steps provides access to the pool table room.
The children's farm has been built to provide good access, safe and clean areas and undercover space from the elements. All paths and open spaces are of concrete with the exception of the riding area which is of sand.
Our beauty and holistic therapy treatment room is situated approx 30m just off the main court yard. Access is via a flat gravelled 2m wide path.
The entrance to the room is over a low threshold strip of 10mm height.
The main door is 770mm wide but can be opened further to enable a 1230mm wide entrance. Internal doors are all 820mm wide.
The reception/beauty area is 1700 x 2080 and has dimable lighting
An ambulant toilet facility is located off the reception. 1700 x 1000.
The main treatment room is off the reception and is 3200 x 3400 and has dimable lighting. There is clear space from the door to the treatment couch of 1700.
A stepup is available to help with getting on to the massage couch.
Customer care support
We can provide access for charging batteries via either indoor or outdoor socket.
Emergency evacuation procedures
All cottages have wired fire detectors and are connected back to our farm house which is situated on site. This alerts us to any potential incident alowing us to attend to the specific cottage within minutes. We will let ourselves in to the cottage as required to determine the reason for the alarm and assist with your evacuation if required.
Customer care support
We live on site and are available to assist as the need arises.