Blackberry Cottage is a thatched cottage painted white, nestled in the picturesque town of Chagford, within Dartmoor National Park. It boasts two bedrooms; a king-size double and a double, sleeping four in total. There is also a shower room, kitchen, sitting room with woodburning stove, and conservatory with dining area. To the exterior is parking in nearby car park, 5 mins walk, along with an enclosed garden with patio, steps up to lawn and further patio with seating. With walking and cycling right on the doorstep as well as charming local amenities, Blackberry Cottage is just the break you need in a beautiful part of England.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x double. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with woodburning stove. Conservatory with dining area.
Chagford is one of the five Stannary towns of Dartmoor, is small in size but is packed with amenities and things to do. There is a wide range of shops as well as four pubs. Chagford also has more active facilities such as public tennis courts and an open-air swimming pool to enjoy at your leisure.It is well known for its culture, hosting film, literary and music festivals in the town as well as an annual running race, known as Two Hills Race. Just over 21 miles away is the city of Exeter for a different kind of break, definitely worth a visit. The town of Okehampton sits just 12 miles away.
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!