1 Southbrook Cottages is a beautiful Grade II listed property boasting a thatched roof and traditional style near the town of Bovey Tracey. Comprising a double bedroom and a king-size double, this property can sleep four people. Inside there is also a ground floor bathroom and a first floor cloakroom along with a kitchen, a dining room and a sitting room with a woodburner in the inglenook. Outside is a sun terrace and off-road parking for two cars. 1 Southbrook Cottages is ideal for two couples of friends and lovers of the outdoors seeking a healthy break in a wonderful part of Devon.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x double. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC, first floor cloakroom. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove.
Electric heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven, ceramic hob, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, microwave. Freeview TV. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire/stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off-road parking for 2 cars. Rear private sun terrace with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile. Note: Steep winding staircase with narrow treads and steps to the terrace garden unsuitable for those with limited mobility.
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!