Lundy View Cottage is an upside down cottage next to the owners' B & B near to Great Torrington in Devon. The cottage is within the grounds of the owner's smallholding and sleeps four people and has one double bedroom with en-suite shower room, one twin room and a family bathroom. Also in the cottage is an open plan living area with a fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area. Outside the cottage is off road parking for one car and a front garden with outdoor furniture. Set in rural Devon, yet close to the coast, Lundy View Cottage is a lovely family holiday home all year round.
Upside down accommodation. Two bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor twin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. First floor open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Shared external laundry room.
Electric heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, shared use of washing machine and tumble dryer in laundry room, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Garden at front of cottage with furniture. Shared access to gardens surrounding the farmhouse. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles.
Great Torrington is a small town above the river Torridge just a fifteen minute drive from the North Devon coast at Westward Ho! The town has a selection of shops and some inns. Close to Great Torrington is the RHS garden at Rosemoor.
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!