Launceston 0.8 miles. A contemporary detached barn conversion situated off the beaten track on a non-working farm on the woody slopes above Launceston, this cottage provides a light and airy holiday retreat with some dramatic views of Dartmoor National Park towards Brentor. Furnished in a comfortable modern style, this Launceston cottage still gives a taste of rural living. The spacious open plan living area of this Launceston cottage has large patio doors opening to the landscaped terraced garden, where there is a pleasant terrace to sit and unwind. Alternatively, take a walk through the pretty, private woods surrounding the farm. For a refreshing drink, the picturesque Eliot Arms is 2 miles from this Launceston cottage, situated in the centre of the Cornish village of Tregadillett. This rural cottage near Launceston provides an excellent base for touring in the region as it is within a short distance of Bodmin Moor, Dartmoor and the north Cornish resorts at Bude, Widemouth Bay, Boscastle and Tintagel. The beautiful National Trust Lydford Gorge is within 20 minutes’ drive of this Launceston cottage, as is Cornwall's premier tourist attraction, the Eden Project. There are many attractions in the area including Launceston Castle, the steam railway which chugs through the glorious Kensey Valley, the Tamar Otter & Wildlife Centre, as well as two golf courses within three miles. A Launceston cottage in a country setting, with access to loads of activities.
All ground floor. One double bedroom with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
Underfloor heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, 32” LCD TV with Freeview, DVD player. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for two cars. Enclosed lawned garden to front and rear with garden furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Washing machine
About the location
Bude 19 miles.
The town of Launceston, situated on the Devon and Cornwall border, has wonderful architecture, including some fine Georgian buildings in the central square, and is dominated by the ruins of a Norman castle sitting high above the town. Visit the Tamar Otter Park just 3 miles away or take a trip on the steam train from Launceston through the beautiful Kensey Valley on a 5 mile round trip. Launceston is within driving distance of the seaside resorts of Bude and Padstow to the north, and Plymouth to the south, as well as the stunning Bodmin Moor and Dartmoor. A superb base for exploring Cornwall and Devon.