Fri 1st Mar to 8th Mar 2019
This sensitively restored farm cottage in the hamlet of East Ash, is a mile from Whiddon Down and also a mile from the picturesque village of Throwleigh within Dartmoor National Park in Devon. Perfect for a group of friends or adventurers, the characterful, homely and stylish interior warmly welcomes you. The open-plan living area with wooden beams and a large inglenook fireplace with original bread oven is a reminder of the centuries over which this has been a dwelling. The fireplace now houses a large woodburner to warm those cooler evenings. Everyone can gather together for a cosy end to the day and make the most of the beautiful duck egg coloured kitchen, centred by a table and chairs. Upstairs, discover three bedrooms; the master suite is spacious and charming, with its own shower cubicle, and there is another double bedroom; fabulous views from both these rooms look out across the calming and beautiful countryside. There is a third cosy single bedroom with a Velux window. A charming family bathroom ties this all together, with a unique decorative mosaic. There is a second toilet downstairs. After a peaceful night's sleep, why not spend a moment in the sun room? A stunning spot to settle down amidst the natural scenery. The cottage has been lovingly furnished with beautiful fabrics, subtle colours and wonderful original paintings. Outside you can enjoy the small enclosed patio garden with open fields beyond. Guests have access to a large wildlife pond set within an enclosed grassy woodland garden. The small town of Chagford lies close by and features shops, excellent leisure facilities, including an open air swimming pool. There are many places to eat and drink should you wish to adventure out and about. Not far from the town is Gidleigh Park, Michael Caines renowned restaurant is a small country house hotel set in secluded gardens and woodlands. A delightful holiday experience all-year-round. Note: This property can be booked with Ref: 975794, together they sleep 9.
Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size with en-suite shower and basin; 1 x double, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, handheld shower, basin and WC. Cloakroom with basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Sitting room with woodburner. Sun room. Utility.
THROWLEIGH A picturesque town at the northern point of Dartmoor National Park in Devon, Chagford 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 village 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 village as well as an annual running race. Just over 15 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.
This property offers the following short breaks: