The Annexe is a peaceful cottage created from the end of a Victorian farmhouse down a private track near the Dartmoor village of Postbridge. The cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms with a family bathroom. On the ground floor is an open plan living space with seating area with wood burning stove, dining area and kitchen. Outside is a lawn and shrub garden along the track. Along a footpath from the picturesque village of Postbridge with its pub and shop, The Annexe is an ideal base in the heart of Dartmoor for a Devon break.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king size double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, hand shower, WC, basin. Downstairs open plan living space with seating area with wood burning stove, dining area and kitchen.
Electric fires with wood burning stove. Microwave, fridge, freezer, washer-dryer, electric oven and hob, TV with DVD, WiFi, Phone, Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request, Off road parking for two cars. Enclosed garden. One well-behaved dog welcome, Sorry no smoking. Pub less than 1 mile from property. Note: This property has a private water supply which is tested regularly. Note: This property sleeps a maximum of 2 children.
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!