Ayshmoor is a detached cottage in a peaceful hamlet a mile from the Dartmoor village of Throwleigh in Devon. The cottage sleeps four people in two double bedrooms, with a bathroom. Upstairs is a den/seating area with sofa bed. On the ground floor is a sitting room with wood burning stove, second sitting room with dining area, kitchen and utility room. Outside is a lovely walled garden leading to an orchard and meadows with stream. With Dartmoor on the doorstep, Ayshmoor is a wonderful place for a relaxing Devon holiday.
Two double bedrooms (one king size). Bathroom with sunken bath, shower, WC, basin. Upstairs den/seating area with sofa bed. Downstairs sitting room with wood burning stove. Kitchen. Second sitting room with dining area. Utility room.
Central heating, underfloor heating with wood burning stove. fridge, freezer, tumble dryer, washing machine, dishwasher, WiFi, Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request, Off road parking for three cars. Enclosed garden. Two well-behaved dogs welcome, Sorry no smoking. Pub less than 1 mile from property. Note: There is an unfenced stream within the grounds of this property. Please note: This cottage is an outdoor-shoes-free house, so please leave them outside at all times and either go barefoot or wear socks. Lovely house slippers will be provided by the owners for your use should you wish.
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!