Hayloft is a charming detached, 'upside down' cottage in the small hamlet of Lower Cator in the beautiful southern part of Dartmoor. The cottage sleeps five people in three ground floor bedrooms, one with an en suite shower room. There is also a family bathroom. On the first floor, the large open-plan living/dining/kitchen area has a host of unique features, including scissor-beam ceiling, granite worktops, a wood burning stove and glazed doors (the original hayloft opening) to the sunny patio. Outside is a large, enclosed lawned garden and patio with table and chairs and parking for two cars. Hayloft is an excellent base for touring scenic Dartmoor.
Over two floors. Three ground floor bedrooms: 1 x double with en suite shower room, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Open-plan living area with sitting area with scissor-beam ceiling, wood burning stove and a door with glazed side panels (the original hayloft opening) to sunny patio. Kitchen with granite worktops. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC.
Electric panel heaters with wood burning stove. Microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with DVD, WiFi, Phone, Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for two cars. Enclosed garden. One well-behaved dog welcome, Sorry no smoking. Note: One small dog allowed only between September - May. Note: This property has a private water supply which is tested regularly.
Widecombe is tucked away in a Dartmoor valley with the spectacular moorland and tors rising up on all sides, making it a perfect location for walkers, mountain bikers, riders or those that love dramatic landscapes.
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!