Woodpecker Cottage is a single storey cottage in a small group on a smallholding near Bradworthy. The cottage has a double bedroom with an en-suite bathroom, and an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Outside is off road parking for one car, a private garden and shared use of yet more gardens and a dog-walking field. Woodpecker Cottage makes a lovely romantic base for couples to enjoy the wonderful Devon coastline.
All ground floor.
One double bedroom with en-suite bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Shared utility.
Night storage heaters with woodburning stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge. Washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer in shared utility. TV with Freeview, DVD, DAB radio, selection of books and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Secure bike storage in exterior barn. Private enclosed garden with furniture, use of shared gardens and dog exercise field. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2 miles. Note: Adults only, no children including infants. Note: This property is not suitable for those with limited mobility. Note: Dogs must be kept on leads at all times and not left alone in the cottage. Note: Check-in at this property is 4pm.
Bradworthy is a large Devon village with a selection of shops and a pub, surrounded by wonderful Devon countryside. Close to Bradworthy are the Tamar lakes for fishing and watersports, the beaches of Bude for family fun or surfing, and the South West Coastal Path for taking in the wonderful scenery and fresh sea air.
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!