100 yards down a private drive a mile from South Zeal, in a sheltered rural spot behind the owners’ house, a beautiful architect-converted cottage with long views over rolling countryside. To the front, landscaped garden with tables/chairs positioned for the views. Lawn slopes away to woodland and a nature haven with pond (partly fenced). You are welcome to wander the surrounding meadows.
Inside, tremendously spacious and stylish. From the small cobbled courtyard, step up into kitchen (dishwasher, washing machine, tumble drier, fridge-freezer, combi double electric oven/microwave, induction hob) with granite worktops and space for boots/coats. Step up to large open-plan living/dining room with woodburner, TV/DVD and French windows to garden. Downstairs loo. Stairs up to three bedrooms, all with private views across the valley - two double (6' zip-linked beds or twin), and a further double (5' bed). Two smart bathrooms (suites plus hand-showers and separate large shower cubicles). A beautiful private place, a blissful retreat on the edge of the moor.
South Zeal: handsome old village (two beautiful old pubs, PO/shop) in a valley on Dartmoor's northern edge,
neighbouring Sticklepath, Belstone and South Tawton. Superb walks on the
moor's highest part within 1 mile or so. Okehampton (golf, leisure centre, cinema), 5 miles; Exeter, 20; sea/sandy beaches at
Exmouth, 30 miles, or Bude, 36 (fast roads).
Three x double bedrooms (one king size and two super king can convert to twin). Two bathrooms with bath, shower, hand shower, WC, basin. Downstairs sitting room with wood burning stove and dining area. Kitchen. Downstairs WC with basin.
South Zeal Situated on the very Northern edge of Dartmoor National Park South Zeal is a wonderful location for keen walkers with some of the wildest parts of the moor within easy walking distance. With two pubs and a village shop South Zeal is a great base for exploring.
This property offers the following short breaks: