Hope Cottage is a converted barn located in the heart of the countryside with stunning views from the large gable-end window in the living area. The reverse level accommodation is well-equipped and comfortably furnished. The cottage sleeps four guests in two bedrooms. One master en suite and a twin room that can be converted to a King-size bed on request. In addition to the en suite is a shower room. The open plan living area comprises of a kitchen, dining room and sitting rooms which offers views of the valley. Outside, guests can enjoy the private terrace and the six acres of private gardens that run down towards the river Avon. Hope Cottage is the perfect cosy, retreat for a family or two couples looking to escape to the heart of the country.
Two bedrooms: 1x King with en suite bathroom comprising of a bath, shower (over), wash hand-basin and w.c. 1x Twin (can be converted to a King-size double on request). Adjacent shower room with shower cubicle, wash-hand basin and w.c. Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer. open plan kitchen / dining / sitting room. Separate annexe with double futon and shower room with shower cubicle, wash-hand basin and w.c.
Oil fired central heating/hot water. Fridge with small freezer compartment, table top freezer, electric double oven with grill, dishwasher, microwave. Washing machine and tumble drier in separate building. Baby friendly equipment available - travel cot, highchair, stairgate. Private Terrace with with garden furniture and BBQ Private parking for two cars. Wireless broadband available. Television with DVD player Bed linen and towels supplied. Sorry, no pets and no smoking.
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!