… a pretty mid-terrace thatched cottage by the churchyard in Drewsteignton – one of a terrace of four cottages tucked beyond the church. Last 20 yards to it by pedestrian path, nearest parking 150 yards away. At the back a pretty, small enclosed garden with patio and long farmland views. Step down into the surprisingly spacious sitting room with woodburner set into a large fireplace, window seat, stripped floors, TV/DVD, good pictures and prints. Dining room/fitted kitchen (dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric oven) with back door to garden. Up the winding, steep stairs (handrail) to two small bedrooms; a double (5’ bed) and a single (plus 2’6” truckle bed). Smart shower room (suite). A comfortable, tucked away retreat.
Drewsteignton: exceptionally pretty village (pub, PO/shop, restaurant, church) on a ridge a mile from the most spectacular part of the River Teign valley (wooded river-bank and heathland walks). Marvellous scenery; fishing; extraordinary Castle Drogo (Nat. Trust); Chagford, 3 miles; the open moor, 6; Exeter, 14.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king size double, 1 x single with stacker beds. Sitting room with wood burning stove and dining area. Smart fitted kitchen. Shower room with shower, WC and basin.
Drewsteignton Drewsteignton sits high above the River Teign as it meanders through a spectacular steep wooded Teign Gorge. It is a chocolate box village with a cluster of ancient cob and thatched cottages surrounding a square, complete with shop, ancient church, restaurant and very pretty pub.
This property offers the following short breaks: