Elm Cottage is a mid-terrace home-from-home, placed within the market town of Newton Abbot. It hosts two bedrooms which include a king-size and a double, as well as a bathroom, the property can sleep four people. Inside you will also find a kitchen/diner as well as a sitting room with a woodburning stove. To the outside you will find permit roadside parking as well as an enclosed courtyard with furniture.Elm Cottage is a characterful cottage making for an excellent homely base, located ideally for exploring Devon.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x double. Ground floor bathroom with shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Sitting room with woodburner.
Gas central heating, woodburner. Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Permit roadside parking for one car. Rear enclosed courtyard with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 5-minute walk.
Newton Abbot is in the English Riviera, this market town offers modern shops and the Hedgehog Hospital, as well as a racecourse. The seaside towns of Teignmouth and Shaldon are nearby with beaches and the Victorian Pier at Teignmouth. The Dartmoor National Park is a short distance away for walkers and cyclists.
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!