Old Dairy is a semi-detached converted barn near Chulmleigh in Devon. It has one bedroom with a king-size bed and an en-suite shower room, it can sleep two people. Also inside is an open plan living area with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area. To the outside is off road parking for one car and a communal courtyard with picnic benches. Old Dairy is a stunning cottage in a rural part of Devon.
One bedroom: 1 x king-size bed with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
Oil central heating. Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with freeview, WIFI, Bluetooth speaker, selection of books, games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample off road parking. Private enclosed courtyard garden with patio furniture, accessed via the front door, with a further shared enclosed paddock area with furniture. 1 medium sized dog only. No infants. Pub and shop 2 miles.
Chulmleigh is a village in Devon with a community spirit. It has cobbled lanes, thatched cottages, courtyards and inns. It is a year-round destination, with gardens and walks. The Tarka Trail starts in Eggesford Forest, which is on the banks of the River Taw, and follows a route through woodland, and offers moorland views. Chulmleigh is good for birdwatchers along the riverbanks. Fishing is a popular sport in the rivers and coarse fishing on Catham Lakes and Huntacott Water. Chulmleigh is in between the national parks of Dartmoor and Exmoor and within easy reach of the rugged north Devon coast.
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!