Traphouse Cottage is a terrace cottage resting within the village of Winkleigh. It houses two bedrooms, comprising of a double bedroom and a twin bedroom, together sleeping up to four people. There is also a bathroom with a shower over bath, basin and WC, a kitchen and a sitting/dining room with a woodburning stove. Outside, there is road-side parking and a rear garden with furniture. Traphouse Cottage is a superb base for exploring this part of Devon with your loved ones.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with shower over bath, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting/diner with woodburning stove.
Electric central heating and woodburning stove. Ceramic hob, electric oven, dishwasher, fridge with ice-box, washer/dryer, TV with DVD player and WiFi. Power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair available. Road-side parking. Steps up to a patio area with furniture. Two well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking allowed. Pub and shop within 0.1 miles
Winkleigh is a small village resting within Devon, just 10 miles away from Okehampton. Within the rural village you will find a offers a shop, post office, butcher and a cafe, plus two pubs, with one serving food. Within close reach are the open tors of Dartmoor where you will find superb walking opportunities, and the hills of Exmoor and the superb beaches can be found slightly further afield.
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!