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Private apartment in North Devon barn conversion

Nigel is a superhost.

Private apartment in North Devon barn conversion

4 guests1 bedroom1 bed2.5 baths
4 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the apartment to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean
9 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Nigel is a Superhost
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Our apartment is part of Tumbledown, a barn conversion in Alverdiscott near Barnstaple, and accessible via separate entrance. Ideal for 2 adults, but can accommodate up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children on request.
Tumbledown is on a working farm, and featured on BBC TV "Escape to the Country". With views of Exmoor and access to great Beaches nearby and the Tarka Trail, a series of cycle and walking paths.
Ideal for short breaks, holidays or local events.
Hope to see you soon...


Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed


Handheld shower head
Wide clearance to shower & toilet



71 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Quick responses
Sparkling clean
Mariette User Profile
April 2018
Great place to stay. Out in the country but very worth it to go to. Nigel was a very hospitable and informative
Catherine User Profile
October 2019
Thankyou Nigel for such a lovely stay! You were both very welcoming and it was lovely to meet you and be shown around on arrival. We hope you be able to stay again in the future - it was nice to be able to stay close to family in such comfort.
Nigel User Profile
Response from Nigel:
Catherine , it was great to meet you and your children. you are welcome to stay anytime..
October 2019
Jill User Profile
October 2019
Delightful place, probably best appreciated in the summer months, nice looking outdoor space, (we didn’t visit in summer, unfortunately )
Nigel User Profile
Response from Nigel:
Jill, it was great to meet you both.. Safe travels and your welcome back anytime ..
October 2019
Samila User Profile
August 2019
We stayed at Nigel's place for 3 nights and thoroughly enjoyed the stay. The location is very peaceful and perfect to travel around. Nigel is the best host. He was very kind and always checked to make sure we have a lovely stay. The apartment is very clean and it had all the…
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Response from Nigel:
Samila, thanks for your comments.. hope to see you at Tumbledown again..
August 2019
Jeroen & Hélène User Profile
Jeroen & Hélène
August 2019
We had a lovely stay at Nigel's and Angie's spacious and clean place. The garden is beautiful, as are the next door's cows. We had the pleasure of meeting both Nigel and Angie and got some great tips from them on what to do in the surroundings. We would stay here again when…
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Response from Nigel:
Glad you enjoyed the stay.. you just missed 3 new calves born the following day! Perhaps next time . Nigel
August 2019
Jodie User Profile
August 2019
Nigel was a really wonderful host! He met me at the property and gave me a guided tour. He had some amazing recommendations which I made the most out of! Tumbledown is a beautiful little find, perfect for a solo retreat :) I had everything I needed and thoroughly enjoyed the…
Nicole User Profile
August 2019
Fabulous hosts and wonderful location. The cottage was compact but had everything you need to enjoy your stay. There were four of us (increased last minute) but it would suit 2 perfectly. The far reaching views were amazing. Would definitely recommend Tumbledown as an amazing…

Hosted by Nigel

Alverdiscott, United KingdomJoined in May 2016
Nigel User Profile
71 Reviews
Nigel is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hi, and welcome to our AirBnB listing, My name is Nigel and I live with my wife Angie in North Devon. Originally from the West Midlands, we moved to the area a few years ago, and thoroughly enjoy living in the area. It has some great places to visit, friendly people, good food…
Interaction with guests
Their are so many places to visit and we are in a great location to make the most of this. We have numerous leaflets and brochures for all tastes. North Devon offers all year round interest with loads to do the mild climate helps and although we are not originally from the area,…
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 3PM–10PM
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events