1 Bedroom Apartment in South Devon

Newton Abbot, Devon, England (Ref: HC106)

Sleeps 2 Bedrooms 1
Accomodation Features
  • Dog Friendly Cottage
  • Internet Access
  • Pub Nearby
Accomodation Description

Set within Dartmoor National Park and nestled within a beautiful hidden valley, this property offers peace, relaxation and the perfect base to explore the moors and south coast.

Although the cottage will feel like it is in a different world, a pub is just a ten minute walk away with a large selection of shops, restaurants and cafes in Bovey Tracey. The forest, surrounding the property, is a haven for wildlife and offers a range of walks straight from your front door. Tottiford, Trenchford and Kennick reservoirs are all within walking distance or a short drive away with National Trust properties nearby. Easy access onto Dartmoor highlights such as Haytor, Houndtor and Widdecombe on the Moor. Visit beautiful coastal locations such as Teignmouth, Shaldon, Torquay and Dartmouth. The cathedral city of Exeter is just a 30 minute drive away or why not take a scenic railway journey there from Newton Abbot train station. This charming ground floor apartment which forms part of the main farmhouse, offers open plan living space with sofa bed and a king size bedroom with walk in shower and WC. Enjoy wildlife, observing birds feeding just outside your window. Wi fi is available and the cottage has a 32 inch Freeview TV and DVD Player. If you choose to stay in and cater for yourselves, the kitchen has an electric oven and hob, fridge with small freezer compartment and a microwave. Outside your cottage is a small private seating terrace along with large gardens to explore with additional seating areas (with BBQ) right by the stream. The games barn (new for 2019) which includes a Home cinema system, has bi fold doors which can be fully opened in good weather and a large wood burning stove for the cooler evenings. If you bring dogs with you there is a dedicated fenced paddock area they can enjoy. You will also find a wood burning outdoor kitchen. Mica, Josephine and Lulu live in a small paddock beside the main driveway to the holiday cottages. As guests at Greatrock you will be welcome to visit the alpacas whenever you like and a personal guided walk with the alpacas can be arranged during your holiday for a fee (please contact the owners directly if interested once your booking is confirmed).

En suite shower room with WC and basin . Outstanding games room offering pool, table tennis, darts and table football with a wood burning stove, sound system and library of books, DVD s, board games along with a Home Cinema system. Outdoor woodburning kitchen available which incorporates pizza oven and open firepit. The home cinema system in the games rom and outdoor kitchen in the communal area is bookable during your stay using a token system . Bed linen and towels included . Washing machine and tumble drying area (shared with other guests). Central heating with additional electric heaters if required. Wi Fi included. 32 inch Freeview TV with DVD player. 2 dogs welcome. Beach 13 miles, shops 3 miles and pub 0.5 miles. Cream tea and other welcome goods on arrival. 1 king size bedroom with double sofa bed in lounge area. In line with Government guidance, the home cinema system in the games room and outdoor kitchen in the guest seating area will be bookable for evenings during your stay using a token system. The outside areas, games barn and laundry facilities will all still be available where social distancing guidelines can be adhered to. Antibacterial wipes and hand sanitiser will be provided for guests to use before and after using these facilities..