Sandsgate is a fabulous detached house with amazing views three miles from the Devon town of Chagford. The house sleeps twelve people in six bedrooms: one double, four twin (one with en suite bathroom and sunroom) and a family room. On the ground floor are a sitting room with open fire, kitchen with dining area and study. Outside are eighteen acres of beautiful grounds with lawns and woodland. Three miles from Chagford and close to Dartmoor, Sandsgate is a brilliant house for big families or groups of friends to experience Dartmoor and Devon.
Over three levels. Four first floor bedrooms: 1 x twin (4ft beds) with sunroom and en suite bathroom with bath, shower, WC, and basin, 1 x twin (4ft beds), 1 x double, 1 x family room with king size double and single bed. Shower room with shower, WC and basin, and bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, shower, WC and basin. Two top floor twin bedrooms (one with 4ft beds). Top floor bathroom with bath, hand shower, WC and basin. Downstairs sitting room with open fire. Study. Two downstairs WCs with basin. Kitchen with dining area. Hall/boot room. Utility room.
Central heating, open fire with underfloor heating. Microwave, fridge, fridge-freezer, tumble dryer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with full Sky Blu-ray, DVD, WiFi, Payphone, Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request, Off road parking for six cars. Two well-behaved dogs welcome, Sorry no smoking. Note: No stag/hen parties, or similar. Note: Pets are permitted in the kitchen only. Note: Arrival after 3.30pm.
A picturesque town at the northern point of Dartmoor National Park in Devon, Chagford is small in size but is packed with amenities and things to do. There is a wide range of shops as well as four pubs. Chagford also has more active facilities such as public tennis court and an open-air swimming pool to enjoy at your leisure.
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!