Just a short stroll from the beautiful river Dart in the pretty village of Dittisham is The Tallet, an attractive cottage converted from a 400 year old barn. Outside are four acres of shared lawns and orchards to explore and within a short stroll a good pub, water sports and crabbing from the riverside. Inside the cottage is cosy and stylish with two ground floor bedrooms. The first floor living area is open plan with a sitting/dining room and well equipped kitchen. Glazed doors open onto a small patio garden with excellent river views. With beaches and attractions nearby The Tallet is a brilliant base for an interesting break in Devon.
Two ground floor bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, hand shower, WC, basin. Separate WC. Upper level sitting room with dining area and glazed doors to decked balcony. Kitchen.
Central heating. Electric oven and electric hob, microwave, fridge-freezer, washing machine, TV with DVD, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Please bring your own towels. Cot available. Off road parking for two cars, two reserved parking spaces. Patio garden with chairs. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Pub less than 1 mile from property
Dartmouth lies on the banks of the beautiful River Dart estuary in the popular and picturesque South Hams area of South Devon. Located within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and close to the coast, Dartmouth is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Devon.
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!