Chris and Clare, real do-ers, have turned their competent hands to B&B and holiday cottages. They meet and greet, leave logs and a brimming welcome basket and lay out afternoon tea for your arrival.Curlew is the gatehouse to the farmhouse, coddled by an immaculate lawn and colourful borders. Groups and families with children will feel immediately at home – nothing’s too precious in this comfortable cottage. Fire up the barbecue in your private leafy garden while the kids head to the games room for billiards, ping-pong, a big TV and beanbags for slumping.There are prepared paths, wild life hides and secret places to explore over the estate and the chance to spot wild roe deer. It’s nine miles to the coast for boat tours, surfing, paddle boarding, kayaking and world-famous fish and chips.