Allensdown Barn is a beautiful, detached dwelling located next to 200-acre woodland in the owner's grounds, just outside the Mid Devon village of Sampford Peverell. It plays host to three bedrooms; two family rooms with a double and single bed followed by a ground floor 4' double with en-suite shower room, sleeping seven altogether. There is also a bathroom, kitchen/diner and sitting room with woodburning stove. To the exterior is off-road parking, a private lawned garden and access to a shared summer house, playing field, swimming pool and woodland. Allensdown Barn offers a refreshing holiday in a delightful part of England.
Three bedrooms: 2 x family room with double and single bed, 1 x ground floor 4' double with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Sitting room with woodburning stove
Central heating with woodburning stove. Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, TV, DVD, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off-road parking. Enclosed garden at rear with lawn and access to shared solar-heated swimming pool (May-Sept), games room and 200-acre woodland. Sorry, no smoking. Pub 1.5 miles, shop 3 miles. One well behaved dog welcome. Note: This property doesn't have access to the hot tub next to the swimming pool.
Sampford Peverell rests in Mid Devon and plays host to a village hall, couple of pubs, shop and some sports facilities including a multi-use games area. You also have walking and cycling opportunities along the Grand Western Canal. Tiverton is home a castle and horse-drawn barge trips along the canal as well as three medieval almshouses, and the parish church of St. Peter. . The National Trust's Knightshayes is worth a visit, while you also have Blackdowns Hills AONB, the city of Exeter and Dartmoor National Park within reach.
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!