50 yards from Chagford town centre, a 'bolt hole' for two, stylishly renovated by its artist owner. Down a footpath beside the cottage, within the friendly owner's beautifully designed cottage garden, is your own private 'garden room' (table/chairs), a peaceful and relaxing sanctuary beside a leat.
Hall. Five steps down to spacious living/dining room with attractive furniture and pictures and TV/DVD. Four more steps down to well-equipped kitchen (dishwasher, washer-drier, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric cooker). Upstairs, a double bedroom (5' bed) with steps up to bathroom (suite with roll-top bath with shower over). A popular, special cottage to which many return every year.
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.
One king size double bedroom. Bathroom with roll-top bath, shower over, WC, basin. Downstairs sitting room with dining area. Kitchen. Hall.
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.