Surrounded by endearing trees and perched on the edge of the East branch of the Dart River is this elegantly presented property, Bentley.
Tucked away within the wonderful moors of Dartmoor, this former chauffer’s cottage makes an idyllic base for an adventurous couple or a peaceful family break.
Look forward to lounging around within the stylish sitting room, where you can curl up with your loved ones during a cold winter’s evening in front of the woodburning stove.
Fulfilling your culinary needs is the amply equipped kitchen, boasting a striking red Rayburn cooker, and other necessities including a dishwasher and a washing machine.
Gather the family around the formal dining room, where you can enjoy your delicious evening meal whilst reminiscing about the day.
For a peaceful spot, head into the conservatory with underfloor heating, ensuring a heart-warming, tranquil spot with views overlooking the surrounding grounds.
If you need a bit of quiet time away from the group why not head upstairs to the study?
Indulge with a relaxing soak within the master bedroom's sophisticated en-suite, before retiring of an evening with one of the two wonderful presented bedrooms.
Situated within an impressive estate, you and your loved ones are welcome to explore 12 acres of beautiful bluebell meadows and woods to stretch your legs.
If you can tear yourself away from this quaint cottage, treat yourself to a meal at the Badgers Holt Restaurant and Tearooms, or venture out to the shop for your holiday essentials, located six miles away.
If you are felling active, canoeists often gather within this village to tackle the fast flowing river, or take one of the many doorstep walks to explore the moorland of Dartmoor.
Alternatively, head to the town of Ashburton where you will find a larger selection of amenities and attractions to suit all.
Bentley is an outstanding base for exploring the wonderful outdoors of the area.
Note: This property is bookable with ref: 975864, together they sleep eight guests in five bedrooms.
About the location
Ashburton 7.5 miles; Torquay 26.5 miles
Dartmeet is a charming village found at the heart of Dartmoor, Devon. This small village is where the branches of the River Dart meet, and many visitors choose to laze in the sunshine or take a dip in the shallow section of river. Here, you will also find the Badgers Holt Restaurant and Tearooms, Pixies Holt Outdoor Learning Centre and Pixieland, a charming garden filled with gnomes where children can enjoy a treasure hunt and the adults can relax or take a stroll around the garden. Furthermore, this area is a walker's paradise, with a selection of walks at your disposal, including Laughter Hole and Bellever Tor, which is a 6.7 mile, moderate walk with highlights including a series of stepping stones, clapper bridges and pretty villages. Further afield is the quaint town of Ashburton and the seaside resort of Torquay, which is located within an hour's drive.