… hidden from the street that winds up into the heart of Chagford, a luxurious bolthole, just 300 yards from the little town square with its excellent pubs and shops. The cottage has been completely refurbished with great style, creating a calm and relaxing retreat with original artwork and a sense of generosity.
From the street, door to a cobbled suntrap courtyard garden (table/chairs). French windows into spacious open-plan living/dining/kitchen with beams, huge sofa, smart TV, iPod dock, and stylish kitchen area (dishwasher, combi microwave, fridge-freezer, electric Aga). Downstairs loo (washer-drier). Oak stairs (stairgates) up to two bedrooms – a beautiful double (4’ 8'' bed) with vaulted ceiling, and sumptuous en suite bathroom (suite, hand-shower and separate shower), and a neat twin (truckle, limited clothes-hanging space) with smart en suite shower-room (suite). A fabulous cocooning cottage in this vibrant little town, a great base from which to explore the beauty of Dartmoor.
Chagford: lively, friendly little town (pubs, shops, outdoor swimming pool, tennis) away from main roads in the shelter of high Dartmoor. Past it the River Teign (fishing) hurries through woods and meadows below Castle Drogo (Nat. Trust). Excellent walking; superb views. Open moor, 2 miles; golf, 3; Exeter (city amenities), 17; sea/beaches, about 20.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king size double with en suite bathroom with bath, shower, WC and basin, 1 x twin (truckle) with en suite shower room with shower, WC and basin. Ground floor WC with basin. Open plan living space with seating area, dining area and kitchen.
CHAGFORD Okehampton 12 miles; Exeter 21 miles. A picturesque town at the northern point of Dartmoor National Park in Devon. Chagford, one of the five Stannary towns of Dartmoor, is small in size but is packed with amenities and things to do. There is a wide range of shops as well as four pubs. Chagford also has more active facilities such as public tennis court and an open-air swimming pool to enjoy at your leisure. It is a town of great history, home to the Three Crowns Hotel which dates back to the 1200's. Chagford is well known for its culture, hosting film, literary and music festivals in the town as well as an annual running race, known as Two Hills Race. Just over 21 miles away is the bustling, beautiful city of Exeter for a different kind of break, definitely worth a visit. The charming, attractive town of Okehampton sits just 12 miles away.
This property offers the following short breaks: