The view from the balcony was beyond everything I have seen… C. S. Lewis, Lynton - August 1925
C S Lewis author of "Chronicles of Narnia" and numerous other works, visited here in August 1925. He wrote:
"The view from the Balcony was beyond everything I have seen"
This two bedroom s/c Apartment named after him, is located in the Georgian Wing of the building, on the first floor.
From the grand Reception, a split staircase leads up to the Apartment entrance on the first floor. From the entrance is:
Lounge with panoramic sea views with two large sofas.
Balcony may be accessed "through" the Georgian windows. Due to planning restrictions it is necesary to step out over the window sill, which may not suit older Guests. Smoking is NOT permitted on any Balconies or Terraces of the Building.
Master Bedroom leads off the Lounge, and has a window offering the same magnificent sea views. A Super king size hand carved bed with 1000 pocket sprung, hypo allergenic mattress. With the window open at night time, all one can hear is the birds and the river down below. Very quiet, very peaceful.
En suite bathroom has Slipper Bath, seperate Power shower, WC and Wash Basin.
From the Lounge:
Kitchen to the rear, newly fitted. With electric hob, oven, fridge / freezer, Dish washer & Washing Machine. Dining Table for 4 persons.
Family Bathroom with Power Shower, WC & Wash Basin.
Stairs lead up to second floor:
Second Bedroom is very spacious, and has window overlooking the hillside to the rear. Super king size bed or Twin.
Other Facilities: 32" TV with DVD player, FREE Internet superfast brodband, FREE Car Parking for two vehicles, Free Utilities, Linen & Towels.