A stunning, newly completed barn conversion in a quiet location at the edge of the village of Stratton, just outside the popular town of Bude. Plenty of beaches within a short drive and spectacular coast and countryside to explore.
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Roof Tops has been developed by the Owners who live next door. This superb conversion has been completed to the highest of standards and features reverse style accommodation with the living room / kitchen area on the first floor to take advantage of the character of the old beams and the stunning views over the countryside to Widemouth. The Owners have converted Roof Tops with great attention to detail with wood flooring and granite work tops in the kitchen and en-suite shower rooms for both bedrooms. There is a cosy gas powered stove for the colder months. There is a great patio and a private garden area with a small lawned area. Both bedrooms have french windows opening onto the slate tiled patio.
Roof Tops is situated on the edge of the village of Stratton, a really peaceful location with countryside all around. Stratton has 2 local pubs serving excellent food and a post office, all within 5 minutes walk of the property. The village is just over one mile from the coastal town of Bude with extensive sandy beaches, sea swimming pool, leisure centre, surfing and a wide variety of shops, pubs and restaurants. There is also a range of golf courses in the vicinity. Stratton is a great base from which to explore many of Cornwall and Devon’s attractions.
Ground Floor: Master bedroom with king sized bed, large wardrobe and large en suite shower room. Second bedroom with zip & link beds which can be set out either as a 6' double or as twin beds. It has an en suite bathroom with over bath shower.
First Floor: Open plan living / dining / kitchen area. Cosy gas fired wood burning stove. Please note that there are steps up to the first floor from the outside and also internal stairs with a stair gate.
Exterior: Enclosed fenced garden with slate patio and lawned area. Exterior furniture and Charcoal BBQ (please provide your own charcoal).
Facilities & Services
Heating is via central heating and the gas fired wood burning stove. The kitchen has a range of equipment. There is an electric oven and induction hob, a microwave, toaster, kettle, fridge / freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. The sitting room area and both bedrooms have flatscreen digital TVs. There is WiFi available at the property. There is an iron & ironing board.
Electricity, heating, bed linen & towels are all included but you will need to provide your own beach towels. One well behaved dog will be permitted at a small additional cost of £25 per dog / per week although please remember that you cannot leave dogs unattended in the cottage alone. Dogs are to remain on the first floor of the property only. There are parking facilities for up to two vehicles. Regrettably no smoking is allowed. There is a cot & high chair available and a stair gate at the top of the stairs.
General Booking Information
Arrival / Departure is normally a Friday.
Short breaks are available during quieter periods.
£150 pre-authorised to your credit or debit card as a security deposit is required.
Bude is Cornwall's most northern town and has been a favourite seaside resort since Victorian times. The coastal scenery surrounding the beaches of is quite beautiful, boasting some of the finest sandy beaches and the best surfing in England! The town has excellent facilities and a wide selection of interesting, independent shops. This idyllic area has a large amount of bird life for the dedicated twitcher and some wonderful, scenic walks along the South West coastal path.
The centre of Bude is a lively hub with concerts, dances and fetes as well as other events throughout the season, including an annual Carnival Week. The town has a host of pubs, cafes and restaurants to suit every palate and there is a new Visitors Centre in the Crescent car park, a large children's play area, a 19th century canal and a small wharf amongst many other attractions. Bude is also home to the internationally acclaimed jazz festival which takes place each August.
Further along the coast is Sandymouth, a large beach ideal for families due to its lovely sand, rock pools and tea rooms. A short drive north over the border into Devon leads to the quaint village of Hartland with its very own shipwreck! Also well worth a visit is the world famous fishing village of Clovelly. The cobbled, traffic-free, high street is built into a cleft in a 400' high cliff and tumbles its way down past whitewashed cottages festooned with flowers to the tiny working port.
Guest from Cramlington stayed for 9 nights.
I stayed at rooftops for 10nights it is beautiful, the views are amazing. The rooftop has everything you need for a perfect break, microwave, cooker,toaster, kettle, TV in bedrooms aswell as the living room. Your own en- suite, the beds are comfortable, also a hairdryer.The village is 5 minutes away which had a small shop post office, there's 2 bar's there which do lovely food. Vicky the owner of rooftops is a lovely lady & very helpful, on arrival there was scones, Jam & cream in the fridge. Which is a lovely thing to do.I will be going back and would highly recommend rooftops.
Hi Loraine, Thank you for the great feedback. I hope you had a good journey home and look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Vicky
Guest from Bristol stayed for 7 nights.
Another great stay at Roof Tops. Has everything you need and is a real home from home. The barn is spotlessly clean and the cream tea on arrival with home made jam is an added bonus. Vicky and Jason are on hand to deal with any issues promptly ( the only issue being tripped electric ). Will definitely be returning.
Guest from Bristol stayed for 7 nights.
Rooftops is a fantastic holiday destination. It is spotlessly clean and has everything you need. Vicky and Jason are a lovely couple and very helpful.
Guest from Cardiff stayed for 3 nights.
4 of us stayed for the weekend we had a lovely time. The log burner and comfort of the house made the weekend very cosy. The hosts we very good if we needed anything.
Guest from Portsmouth stayed for 7 nights.
A totally lovely barn conversion with plenty of space, well designed rooms and top spec furnishings. The garden was secluded and so peaceful to sit in albeit the sun was only in the garden for around 4 hours per day, partly due to the very large trees at the bottom of the garden but mainly, I suspect, due to the time of year we visited & this did not stop me sitting there when I got up with my coffee to listen the the beautiful bird song. The bathroom of the master suite was fabulous with the spacious shower and it's rainforest head, amazing the amount of water that descended - one of my favourite experiences! The only slight downside for us, again because of the time of year we visited, was that there was no tumble dryer and I do like to take clean clothes home with me! It was also very nice to have a television in the bedrooms, albeit rather small! The area was excellent for us with quick easy access onto the Atlantic Highway, our favourite location to visit is Widemouth Beach and from Stratton this took no time at all; also good for getting to the supermarket which was just a couple of miles down the road - there is also a local village store just a couple of minutes walk from the property which is open from 8-6 seven days a week. Vicky and Jason were the perfect hosts - friendly & welcoming without being obtrusive and the cream tea waiting for us on arrival hit the spot!
Guest from Cannock stayed for 7 nights.
Great cottage and location. Really enjoyed our stay. Owners very welcoming. Stunning Sandymouth beach not far away and if the tide is out you can walk along the beach to Bude. National trust cream tea at Sandymouth and a barista coffee in Bude made for a great circular walk.
Guest from Hartfield stayed for 7 nights.
Rooftops is an excellent place to stay. The accommodation is great and well thought out, in an ideal place for reaching all the beaches & attractions. We will stay again. Thanks.
Guest from Welwyn stayed for 7 nights.
Fantastic property, wonderful location. Vicki and Jason very helpful and hot crossed buns on arrival was a lovely surprise. Roof tops was clean and had everything you would ever need. Quite location and near to local amenities. Would highly recommend and hope to be back soon.
Guest from Hornchurch stayed for 7 nights.
Beautiful converted barn done to a really high standard. The owners are very welcoming and helpful. We took our 12 year old dog and although access to the garden for dogs is outside and down some steps she managed very well and again would recommend to people with dogs. The location is also excellent about 10 mins to Black Rock dog friendly beach.
Guest from Leicestershire stayed for 7 nights.
We have stayed in several cottages around Cornwall but Roof Tops was by far the best. The barn refurbishment is excellent, would definitely recommend.
Guest from Wellington stayed for 2 nights.
Absolutely beautiful converted barn, finished and furnished to a very high standard. I would like to say that it is a home from home, but it's better than our home!! Vicky was extremely welcoming and the cream tea waiting for us was delicious. all the little things were taken care of: washing up liquid, dishwasher tablets, handwash, loo roll and milk etc, meaning we didn't have to rush out to buy these things straight away. Stratton is a lovely village and the two pubs serve excellent local real ale. Bude has stunning walks and the pasties are very tasty! We were only there for two nights, but would highly recommend Rooftops and this area to our family and friends
Guest from York stayed for 7 nights.
Excellent accommodation with good facilities and attention to detail. Very well equipped and lovely welcome with Cornish tea. Owners very friendly but not intrusive. Garden and barbecue a bonus.
Guest from Milton Keynes stayed for 14 nights.
We stayed at Roof Tops for 2 weeks and we could not have wished for a better place. Roof Tops is a great base to explore Cornwall from. We would definitely stay again and recommend to friends and family.
Guest from Haywards Heath stayed for 7 nights.
Lovely property that met all are needs. Great location that provided good access to both Devon and Cornwall. Owners were very helpful and provided good recommendations on places to visit!
Guest from Cheddar stayed for 7 nights.
This is a great place to relax and chill out We took our 5 year old granddaughter with us Everything was up to a remarkable standard -very clean bright and comfortable The owners Vicky & Jason were very helpful and friendly - cream tea left for us on arrival + milk + tea bags was very thoughtful We ate at both pubs in village food +service was excellent We did go to The Bank a Tapas bar but I felt they were not children friendly It was advertised they had a children's menu but they did not Was not impressed with the food We also ate at Life's a Beach fantastic food service and children's menu Nothing was to much trouble You need to book well in advance in the busy season This is the best self catering place we have ever stayed in Can't wait to go back
Guest from stayed for 7 nights.
Roof Tops provided us with a comfortable,clean and warm place to retreat after long walks in the cold. The owners live next door they were not intrusive at all but were readily available if required. The kitchen was fully equipped and all facilities had instructions on how to use. The showers are powerful which was a pleasant surprise as other visits to Cornwall this has not been the case in other properties. This property is in a lovely village with a pub serving home-cooked food and a friendly welcome and a small village shop on the doorstep while Bude was within easy reach. The one thing that would be nice and is only relevant in the winter and if you had a dog, is in the back garden a light would be beneficial.
Guest from Warrington stayed for 7 nights.
We had a fantastic time at Roof Tops. The accommodation is first class and we will not hesitate to stay here again. There are several beaches close by and this is an excellent base for your holiday.
Guest from Loughborough stayed for 7 nights.
Roof Tops is a recent new build, barn conversion, finished to a very high standard with quality fixtures and furnishings, with plenty of attention to detail, very clean, immaculate, impressive shower, quiet location. friendly owner, would highly recommend. 5 out of 5
Guest from Stevenage stayed for 7 nights.
Our stay at Rooftops could not have been better. Fantastic accommodation; pristinely kept; help always on hand; short trip to many sights. Stunning.
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