The Granary is a striking and luxurious timber-clad barn positioned in peaceful east Devon countryside, close to the town of Ottery St Mary. Well placed for exploring the region with the A30 just two miles, the Jurassic Coast, Dartmoor and the city of Exeter all within easy reach. With two bedrooms both with zip/link super king beds and their own luxury en-suite bathrooms, the property can sleep up to four people. Designed for full accessibility the one plan living room is equipped with the latest technology including Sonos sound system and a bio ethanol fire with real flame for cosy nights in. The kitchen has every mod-con including a height adjustable induction hob and Nespresso machine. Bi-fold doors lead onto a timber veranda with comfortable seating, overlooking a pretty enclosed garden with unfenced pond. The Granary will appeal to couples, friends or families where accessibility or pure comfort are holiday prerequisites.
Devon has quite a few claims to fame such as being the backdrop to many films, including; War Horse - starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, and directed by Steven Spielberg. Sense and Sensibility - starring Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Hugh Grant and Kate Winslet. The French Lieutenant's Woman - starring Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons. Edge Of Tomorrow: Live Die Repeat - starring Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt and Brendan Gleeson. So you may recognise a few of the locations from their appearances on the big screen.
Did you know that Agatha Christie, Reverend John Russell, Sir Francis Drake, and Sir Walter Raleigh all hailed from Devon? Agatha Christie went on to become a best-selling novelist, Reverend John Russell developed the Jack Russell Terrier, Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the world, and Sir Walter Raleigh became a famous explorer.
South Devon is home to over 20 miles of Torbay coastline which is otherwise known as the 'English Riviera'. Brixton, Paignton and Torquay are the three Riviera towns and are great places to enjoy a day at the seaside. So if you fancy some fresh sea air and picturesque views then visit the 'English Riviera'.
The Dartmoor National Park can be found in Devon and offers visitors a dramatic moorland landscape, ancient woodland, rare wildlife and notable influences, such as the location for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes case 'The Hound of the Baskervilles'.
We hope you enjoy your break in Devon!