Tucked away in the idyllic village of Tuckenhay, South Devon is this delightful, former paper mill cottage. Positioned at the end of a narrow lane that sits on the edge of the picturesque Bow Creek, Jasmine Cottage, is welcoming and full of character. A lovely choice for family or groups of friends, with three first floor bedrooms, one king-size, one double and one twin, and a family bathroom with bath or shower over. The cosy sitting room with two leather sofas and a flat screen TV, is the perfect place to relax and unwind after a long day sightseeing. Boasting an attractive brick fireplace housing a cosy woodburning stove. The open plan dining area is a social space with dining for up to six people, ideal for family meals or to enjoy morning coffee. The kitchen has a range of handmade bespoke timber units with pretty rainbow tiles. Leading off from the dining area, a useful utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer, plus separate cloakroom and WC. Outside to the rear, there is a steep, raised patio area with a table and chairs (may not be suitable for young children), so you can sit out and enjoy the afternoon sun with a refreshing glass of wine. Off-road parking is available for two medium sized cars, with a terraced garden where families can unwind and enjoy the soothing sounds of the river. A short drive from Dartmouth with its award winning restaurants and boutiques, A nearby attraction, situated in the local town of Totnes, is Totnes Castle. A wonderfully preserved motte and bailey fortified castle. Set in the stunning countryside grounds, and boasting a wonderful piece of architecture. From the cottage a brisk walk to the River Dart, with two riverside pubs close by. Beaches at Slapton and Blackpool Sands are a short drive away and Woodlands Park provides fun for all the family whatever the weather. A picturesque place to visit as a family and bring you dogs along. Jasmine Cottage is the ideal retreat for families looking for a relaxing location close to the coast.
Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x double and 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath and shower over, basin and WC. Downstairs WC with wash basin. Kitchen/diner. Living room with woodburning stove. Utility.
TOTNES Dartington 1.9 miles; Staverton 3.5 miles; Habertonford 3.6 miles. The market town of Totnes is at the head of the estuary of the River Dart, in the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Its historic Fore Street is lined with interesting shops, tea rooms, restaurants and a weekly Elizabethan market, offering local produce and unique finds. During the festive period, the streets of Totnes come alive with its annual Christmas market. From Totnes, set off on walking routes with stunning backdrops along the Dart Valley Trail, or explore the historic Totnes Castle. The historic navel town of Dartmouth and the shops and estate at Dartington are just a short drive away.
This property offers the following short breaks: