In the centre of South Zeal, a terraced, Grade II listed, 17th cent. thatched cottage, recently refurbished and made smart with a neutral colour palette. To the front, a small lawned garden and, immediately behind, a south-facing enclosed gravelled terrace (picnic table) with views towards the heights of Dartmoor. Across a little pedestrian lane, a further wild garden (table/chairs) with plenty of space for playing and relaxing.
Seven steps up from the road to front door to hall. Comfortable living/dining room with woodburner in large granite fireplace, oak beams, dining table/chairs (best for 4), window seat and smart TV/DVD. Kitchen (washing machine, microwave, larder fridge, electric cooker) with breakfast table/chairs for 4 and door to terrace. Upstairs, three bedrooms - a double (5' bed) with view over the village, a twin with view to the moors, and another twin (truckle, one bed with footboard). Bathroom (suite, shower over bath). Best for maximum of 4 adults. A welcoming base for exploring Dartmoor and beyond or simply relaxing in a traditional Dartmoor village.
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 bedrooms: 1 x king size double, 2 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, basin. Downstairs sitting room with wood burning stove and dining area. Kitchen with breakfast table. Hall.
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: