11 The Village is a lovely cottage in the village of Buckland Monarchorum near Yelverton, in the Dartmoor National Park. The property can sleep three people within its two bedrooms that are situated on the first floor, along with a family bathroom. On the ground floor there is a sitting room, kitchen and dining room. Outside there is a patio garden with stairs leading to another level with wooden decking. There are two off-road parking spaces for the property a short walk away. Situated in a charming little village in the Dartmoor National Park, this lovely property provides high quality accommodation for a family or couple.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, WC and basin. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room.
Gas heating and wood burning stove. Gas range cooker, firdge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher. Smart TV, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off-road parking for two cars available, but it is a short walk from the property. There is a garden to the rear with a patio area and steps up to a second level with wooden decking. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Pub 5 minute walk, shop 2.5 miles.
Situated in the Dartmoor National Park, the quaint village of Yelverton is the perfect base for anyone wanting to explore its natural beauty. There are plenty of walking and cycling routes in the area such as the 21 mile-long cycling and walking route Drakes trail, which runs through the village and links nearby Tavistock and Plymouth passing through wooded valleys and open moorland.
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!