Two bedrooms: 1 x King-size with en suite. 1 x Queen-size with additional single bed. Lounge with wood burning stove. Kitchen/dining room. Additional family bathroom with bath, shower (over bath), hand basin and w.c.
Electric range cooker, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and microwave.
Dining table and six chairs.
Digital TV, DVD and CD hi-fi. Wifi available.
Baby friendly facilities including travel cot and highchair available.
Private terrace with table and chairs for six, with lovely country view.
Parking for two cars.
Bed linen and towels (excluding those for the beach) are included.
Heating is by night storage and combined convector heater - hot water via an immersion heater.
Blackawton and the surrounding hamlets and villages are well placed for a peaceful South Devon break. In easy reach of Dartmouth and the beaches of Start Bay, the location offers a delightful balance between tranquillity and convenience, with a wealth of picturesque walks, welcoming local pubs and more on your doorstep. In the centre of the village on Main Street, the 14th century Parish Church of St Michael completes the setting whole-heartedly. The George Inn is a family-run pub in the heart of the village. This dog-friendly inn backs onto some beautiful South Hams countryside, and there are outside tables where you can relax and take in the scenery. Offering a unique holiday experience, Blackawton even has an annual worm charming festival! Nearby, Halwell is a small village in wooded farmland equidistant from the busy little town of Kingsbridge and popular Totnes - A charming Devon town with a bustling main street and a regular market, the area boasts regular outdoor markets on Fridays and Saturdays. During the main season, between May and September, there is an Elizabethan market each Tuesday morning.
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!