2 Bedroom Cottage in South Devon

Newton Abbot, Devon, England (Ref: HC1432)

Sleeps 4 Bedrooms 2
Accomodation Features
  • Dog Friendly Cottage
  • Family Friendly Cottage
  • Garden
  • Log Fire
  • 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. 1 of 3 properties within beautiful Dartmoor National Park sleeping four guests, this cottage forms part of the main original 19 th century farmhouse. It offers an open plan lounge diner and new kitchen for 2020 on the ground floor, and two bedrooms and a contemporary bathroom upstairs. The main bedroom has a double bed and the second bedroom has bunk beds (this room can be offered as a single bedroom on request). The living room area has a wood burning stove (with a free supply of logs) in addition to central heating throughout the house and spacious walk in shower room. 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, at the back of your cottage is a private courtyard with dining furniture, accessed by the French doors from the lounge or via the side gate. A further bistro seating area can be found at the front of the property along with large gardens to explore with additional seating areas with wood burning stove right by the stream. The games barn (new for 2019) with 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. 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).

The home cinema system in the games rom and outdoor kitchen in the communal area is bookable during your stay using a token system . 2 bedrooms: 1 double and 1 with bunk beds (second bedroom can be a single room if requested). Walk in shower room. 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 as well as a Home cinema system.. Wood burning outdoor kitchen incorporating a pizza oven and open fire pit. Bed linen and towels included. Wood burning stove (with free logs supplied) and central heating throughout. Wi Fi available. 32 inch Freeview TV with DVD player. Washing machine and tumble dryer area (shared with other guests). Ample off road parking. 2 dogs welcome. Beach 13 miles, shops 3 miles and pub 0.5 miles. Cream tea and other welcome goods on arrival. 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. .