One mile from the picturesque village of Stokeinteignhead in peaceful leafy lanes is Stable End. The cottage, originally an agricultural stable dating back to 1850 has been beautifully converted into a stylish holiday home. Bright, spacious and filled with thoughtful touches, on the ground floor you'll find a cosy living room with wood burning stove and handsome beamed ceilings. There is a smart country style kitchen/diner and utility room with all mod cons. On the first floor are two very pretty bedrooms, a double with an en-suite bathroom, which looks out over the nearby babbling brook and a twin bedded room with en-suite shower room. To the front of the cottage is a sunny, enclosed garden with private parking. Here you can while away the warm summer evenings surrounded by the gentle sounds of the surrounding countryside.
Ground Floor: Kitchen/Diner. Utility Room with WC. Lounge. First Floor: Bedroom 1 with king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with bath, shower, WC and washbasin. Bedroom 2 with twin beds and en-suite shower room with shower cubicle, WC and washbasin
Central heating and wood burning stove. Electric oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, microwave, electric counter-top oven. Washing machine, tumble dryer. TV/DVD, WiFi. Cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Bed linen and towels included free of charge. Off road parking for 1 car. Paved patio, BBQ. One pet accepted. No smoking. Shop/Pub 1 mile. Beach 2 miles.
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!