The Old Greenhouse is a delightful self-contained one-bedroomed annex, perfect for couples or families with children under 12. Situated 12 minutes drive from junction 30 of the M5, it provides a comfortable space whether you are on business or holiday with easy access to Exeter, the Met office, Airport and commercial estates plus the coast (Sidmouth, Exmouth, Budleigh Salterton, Branscombe and Lyme Regis), Dartmoor and Exmoor. Our own eggs and honey make up a complementary breakfast basket.
The Gardens is the oldest house in Newton Poppleford. The annex which has its own private front door comprises of one bedroom with a double bed and bunk beds, shower and toilet plus a sitting room with tv and sofa at one end and a fully equipped kitchen and dining area at the other. A complementary continental breakfast basket is provided to have at a time of the guests choosing. The Gardens is Grade II listed and was where the King Alfred Daffodil was propagated. You will see the blue plaque commemorating this at the front of the house by a metal daffodil installation.
Couples and individual travellers welcome as well as families with children. The stated price is for up to two people, each extra guest/child over 5 is charged at a rate of £5 per night per person.
Guests have their own front door, and full access to the three acres of gardens which includes play areas, summer house, barbecue area as well as the stream and the animals. There is a patio area by the stream at the back of the Old Greenhouse annex for sole use.
The family live adjacent to the Old Greenhouse annex in the thatched main house and will usually be here to welcome guests (if not full details regarding entry to the annex will be given beforehand). Help & advice given on local area and things to do if needed. We like travelling & like staying in places that are friendly & relaxed. We hope you will feel that way in our accommodation . We enjoy meeting people but are happy to leave guests alone for peace & quiet if that is their preference as we like that too.
We also provide:
+ complementary high speed wifi (20Mbs)
+ linen, towels and hairdyer
+ parking on site
+ bicycle storage if required
+ TV with freeview
+ full access to the gardens and patio areas
+ opportunity to feed the chickens and collect the eggs, plus see the ducks and sheep
+ a cot and/or high chair is available on request.
+ we do not charge a cleaning fee but we do ask guests to leave the annex in a clean and tidy manner.
+ we do our best to recycle as much as we can. A green bin for all recycling items (glass, cardboard, plastic) is available outside the door of the annex.