Owl Barn is a delightful, semi-detached barn conversion situated opposite a courtyard from a farm in Devon, two and a half miles from Tavistock. The property is set solely on the ground floor with wide doorways and a wet room. There is a bedroom with a king-size bed and access to the patio outside and an additional double bedroom with an en-suite. As well as a kitchen and a sitting room with a dining area and doors onto the patio. The patio and lawn outside are for the private use of the cottage only and enclosed, with stunning far-reaching to Dartmoor in the distance. There is also off road parking for two cars. In a lovely base for walking, cycling and exploring this fantastic corner of Devon, Owl Barn is perfect for families and larger groups as it can be booked with the property next door.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms; 1 x king-size double bedroom (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x king-size double bedroom with en-suite, with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Wet room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area.
Electric storage heaters. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge. TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot, highchair and foldaway bed suitable for a child up to 16 years on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Bike and canoe storage can be arranged with owners. Enclosed rear lawned garden with furniture and BBQ. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 1.5 miles. Cafe 1 mile. Note: Property may be suitable for accompanied wheelchair users. Please contact the owner for more details. Note: Due to the livestock on site if you are bringing a dog they must be kept on a lead at all times
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!