The Armourers Forge is a wonderful townhouse located in the Stannary town of Ashburton, a magnificent part of Devon, with beautiful coastline just waiting to be explored. Perfect for families wishing to get away from it all, or friends wanting to spend some quality time together, this townhouse is all you need for a memorable holiday. Make yourselves at home in the lovely kitchen, and charming dining room, which includes a feature fireplace as well as original sash windows for a characterful twist. The lounge is located on the first floor, perfect for a cosy hour or two snuggling up in front of the woodburning stove, discussing those forthcoming adventures whilst you enjoy a warm cup of tea. Afterwards, choose from the collection of bedrooms on offer, located across both upper floors, all benefit from pleasant views, either towards the outdoor courtyard, or the front-facing 'St Lawrence Chapel'. Conveniently two bathrooms are located inside the townhouse, with a freestanding bath, and a shower to ensure you can get ready in style throughout your stay. Dartmoor has a handful of villages and hamlets with old thatched cottages and ancient churches, surrounded by a patchwork of fields and woodland. Lustleigh, North Bovey, Chagford and Widecombe-in-the-Moor are fine examples. The seaside town of Teignmouth is a half hour drive and the popular Blackpool Sands, although a little further down the coast, is one of South Devon's most beautiful natural treasures. An award-winning private 'Blue Flag' family beach with turquoise blue sea giving it an almost Mediterranean feel. A location to be enjoyed by all. Note: Off road parking at the rear - accessed via the double doors, 2120mm at the narrowest point.
Over three floors. Four bedrooms: 2 x second floor double, 1 x first floor double, 1 x second floor twin. Second floor bathroom with freestanding bath, handheld shower, shower, basin and WC. First floor bathroom with freestanding bath, handheld shower, shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. First floor sitting room with woodburner.
ASHBURTON Newton Abbot 8 miles; Torquay 17 miles; Plymouth 25 miles The ancient Stannary town of Ashburton lies on the southern slopes of Dartmoor and is an ideal spot from which to explore the rugged high moors to the North and a beautiful coastline to the South. The scenery in this area of South Devon is glorious in all weathers and offers visitors opportunities for walking, pony trekking, canoeing, fishing and lazing on the beach. Ashburton has some interesting artisan shops and with its interesting history and museum, has built a reputation for its high standard of antiques and fine collectables outlets. It also has lovely tea rooms, a wine bar and a fantastic food deli providing fresh fish and olives. In the surrounding area, Dartmoor has many picturesque villages and hamlets with old thatched cottages and ancient churches, surrounded by a patchwork of fields and woodland. Lustleigh, North Bovey, Chagford and Widecombe- in- the- Moor are fine examples. The attractive seaside town of Teignmouth is a half hour drive and the popular Blackpool Sands, although a little further down the coast, is one of South Devon's most beautiful natural treasures. An award-winning privately managed 'Blue Flag' family beach with turquoise blue sea giving it an almost Mediterranean feel. So whether it is moor or coast that you’re seeking for your getaway, Ashburton is a really central town from which to be based.
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