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Acorn Cottage

Meavy, near Yelverton, Devon (Ref. 975804)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi


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9 Customer Review(s)

  • Mrs Harris

    “Just a lovely place , actually very close to home , so nice that hoping to rent it for a long weekend in April but sadly already booked .”

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    - Mrs Harris, December 2020

The property

300 yards from the pub in Meavy, a detached cottage with quiet, serene meadow/woodland views at the back.

Enclosed garden to the rear, with lawn (table/chairs), shrubs and potted plants.

Garage for bicycle storage.Four steps up from the lane to porch (room for coats/boots).


Good-sized living room with open fire and TV/DVD.

Dining room.

Kitchen (dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, freezer, fridge, electric cooker) with door to big conservatory with tiled floor, cane chairs, second dining table and door to back garden.


From hall, stairs up to three bedrooms - two double (5' beds), and a twin; bathroom (suite, shower over bath).

Very convenient for high moors or town. Meavy: pretty hamlet (church, good food pub, cycle path) around its little green and ancient oak tree, right on the edge of west Dartmoor; rural scenes from the 'War Horse' movie were filmed here.

Good golf and nearest shops, Yelverton, 1½ miles.

Burrator Reservoir (walking, fishing), 1½ miles.

Tavistock and Plymouth (shops, theatres, historic Barbican), both about 8 miles.


1st FloorGround Floor

Kitchen Dining Room Conservatory WC Sitting Room Front Porch


  • Three bedrooms: 2 x king-size double, 1 x twin
  • Sitting room with open fire
  • Dining room
  • Kitchen with door to conservatory with dining table and door to back garden
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Ground floor basin and WC.
  • Central heating with open fire
  • Microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with DVD, WiFi, Phone, Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair available on request, Off road parking for three cars
  • Enclosed garden
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • This property charges £15 for the second dog
  • Sorry no smoking
  • Pub less than 1 mile from property
  • Note: From January 2022 the changeover day will be a Friday.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.

About the location


The pretty village of Yelverton makes a perfect base for exploring Dartmoor with excellent walking and cycling routes in the area. The 21 mile-long cycling and walking route Drake's Trail, runs through the village and links nearby Tavistock and Plymouth passing through wooded valleys and open moorland.

Note: This property has a refundable Good Housekeeping bond of £100

Note: From January 2022 the changeover day will be a Friday

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

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