The Granary is a light and spacious barn conversion, situated in the hamlet of Goveton, near the estuary town of Kingsbridge. The accommodation has three bedrooms in total (two doubles and a bunk room), all of which are en suite, sleeping six guests. Set in a rural location, and within close proximity to the nearby towns of Kingsbridge, Salcombe, Dartmouth, nearby beaches and South West Coast Path, The Granary is ideal for a family or several couples looking for a country bolthole with quick and easy access to the surrounding South Devon coast and countryside.
Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double bedroom and ensuite with shower, basin and w.c. 1 x Master king-size bedroom and ensuite with shower, basin and w.c. 1 x bunk bedroom and ensuite with bath and hand-held shower attachement, basin and w.c. Cloakroom. Kitchen. Lounge/sitting room. Utility room.
Gas fired central heating
Fridge/freezer, washing machine/tumble dryer, oven, hob, dishwasher,
microwave, toaster, kettle
TV, DVD, Music system
2 parking spaces in the double garage plus additional visitor parking
Private rear garden with garden furniture
Bed linen and towels provided
Set in a tranquil rural location only eight miles from the nautical town of Salcombe and only two miles from Kingsbridge, Goveton is a characterful green village surrounded by acres of farmland and has been relatively untouched by urban development. With miles of delightful walks for energetic dog owners and sweeping country lanes, Goveton is an idyllic base for those whom enjoy getting out and about in the fresh air and want to explore the beautiful South Hams.
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!