Barn Court Cottage is a wonderful detached annexe situated on the outskirts of Washfield, Tiverton. Hosting two bedrooms; a double, and a twin, along with a bathroom, this property can sleep up to four people. Inside you will also find a kitchen/diner, and a sitting room with woodburner. To the outside is off-road parking, and a gravelled garden with furniture. Resting in a lovely location with pleasant views and grounds, Barn Court Cottage is a one-of-a-kind retreat in a relaxing part of England.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Sitting room with electric woodburner effect stove. Utility.
Gas central heating with electric woodburner effect stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, Smart TV with Freeview, WiFi, selection of books, games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off-road parking. Gravelled garden with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 4 miles. Note: Steps up to the property entrance.
There are plenty of footpaths, fly fishing in the glorious clear waters of the River Exe and natural wildlife in the area, plus there are several National Trust stately homes and gardens within easy reach, including Knightshayes Court. Only 10 miles from the rolling wild green hills of Exmoor, where you will find stags, streams and scenery.
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!