The Old Log Shed is a smart and stylish converted stable close to the Devon market town of Honiton. Sleeping four people, there are two bedrooms, a double and a twin, a family bathroom and a ground floor shower room. Also on the ground floor is a neat sitting room with wood burning stove and a kitchen with dining area. Two pairs of striking bi-fold doors fill both of these rooms with light and really bring the outside in. To the front is an enclosed garden with large level lawn, croquet, swing and a sun trap terrace. You are welcome to use the all-weather tennis court (please bring your own racquets/balls). Three miles from the lovely market town of Honiton, The Old Log Shed is a great destination for a memorable holiday.
Central heating, underfloor heating with wood burning stove. Microwave, fridge-freezer, tumble dryer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Blu-ray, DVD, WiFi, Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request, Off road parking for four cars. Enclosed garden with tennis court, barbecue. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Note: This property has a private water supply which is tested regularly. Note: This property is best for maximum of 3 adults. Note: You have shared use of tennis court - please bring your own racquets/balls. Note: Shared use of laundry/drying room.
Honiton is a delightful market town in East Devon, with plenty to offer visitors. It lies in the valley of the River Otter and is surrounded by rolling Devon hills, green wooded valleys and plenty of scattered farming villages.
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!