Little Claremont is a delightful cottage situated near the village of Yelverton, Dartmoor National Park. Hosting a double bedroom and a bathroom, this property can sleep up to two people. Inside you will also find a kitchen and a lounge/diner with electric fire. To the outside is off-road parking, and a lawned garden with patio area and furniture. Situated in a pleasant setting with lovely views to the outside, Little Claremont is a cosy cottage in a relaxing part of England.
All ground floor. One bedroom: 1 x double. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Lounge/diner with electric fire.
Central heating with electric fire. Electric oven and ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. One well-behaved pet welcome. Off-road parking. Lawned garden with patio area and furniture. Sorry, no smoking. Pub 3 mins walk, shop and hotel 1 mile.
The 21 mile-long cycling and walking route Drakes trail, runs through Yelverton and links nearby Tavistock and Plymouth passing through wooded valleys and open moorland. It is also possible to hire bikes in the village. The Naval port of Plymouth can also be easily reached, famous for its maritime heritage, and there are several eating places around Yelverton including The Royal Oak that provides a warm welcome and locally sourced food.
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!