Pipistrelle Lodge is a delightful, semi-detached ground floor cottage in the heart of Plymtree, near Honiton in Devon. The cottage can sleep two people in one double bedroom and has a shower room with walk-in shower. There is a large, fitted kitchen and a comfortable sitting room with a dining area. Outside you will find a lovely patio with views stretching across the surrounding rolling countryside. Pipistrelle Lodge is perfect for a couple looking to explore the wonders and delights of Devon.
All ground floor. One super king-size double bedroom (zip/link, can be twin on request). Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and gas fire.
Biomass central heating with gas fire. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Patio with furniture plus shared use of garden. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk. Note: Flat access mean this property may be suitable for wheelchair users, contact the owner for more details.
Plymtree is a delightful village in East Devon, in the valley of the River Otter, surrounded by rolling Devon hills. It is home to a local pub; The Blacksmith Arms and the 14th century parish church of St John the Baptist. A short drive away are plenty of market towns and country walks and of course, the wonderful Jurrassic Coast, making it the perfect destination for a relaxing break, exploring 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!