Cheriton Bishop is set deep amidst the rolling countryside of Mid Devon, yet is within ten miles of the historic cathedral city of Exeter and an easy drive to the beaches and popular resorts of the South Devon coast.
Situated on the Dartmoor's eastern edge, the village has a Post Office, shop, a twice-monthly crafts and local produce market and two pubs.
Mounson Lodge is a handsome detached cottage in a quiet rural setting, just over a mile from the village centre.
From the cottage and garden, there are superb views over lush green fields towards North Dartmoor and Heltor Rock.
The smart open plan living area has a wood burning stove, leather sofas and a neat kitchen.
On the first floor, two very pretty cottage style bedrooms, a double and a twin, both with excellent views.
To the rear of the lodge, the secluded decking offers an ideal spot to enjoy a BBQ and take in the scenery.
Ground Floor: Lounge/Kitchen/ Diner. First Floor: Bedroom 1 with king-size bed (headroom by the window is restricted due to the sloping ceiling). Bedroom 2 with single bed. Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, WC and washbasin. Outside access to Utility Room.
About the location
TEDBURN ST MARY
Dartmoor National Park 3 miles; Exeter 7.5 miles.
Tedburn St Mary lies amidst the rural charm of inland Devon, just 3 miles from the stunning Dartmoor National Park and 7.5 miles west of the cathedral city of Exeter. The main streets of this award-winning village are lined with traditional thatched cottages, two good pubs, with The King's Arms Inn dating back to the early 1600s, and a well-stocked shop. Tedburn St Mary also offers the Tedburn Fair, held every September, stone-built cottages, a Methodist church built in 1930, a Methodist school room, which dates back from 1859, an 18-hole golf course and a monthly farmers' market. Close by is Dartmoor National Park, which is home to the Dartmoor pony and offers excellent walking, pony riding, golfing and pretty villages that are scattered amongst the dramatic landscape, plus the area has become an inspiration to many artists and writers. The city of Exeter is within driving distance and boasts beautiful architecture, theatre productions and plenty of shops, eateries and cinemas. Other attractions close by and well worth a visit are the Crealy Adverture Park, the beaches at Exmouth and Teignmouth and the National Trust properties of Castle Drogo, Killerton House and Lydford Gorge. Tedburn St Mary is a fabulous holiday destination.
Note: Note: Pets are charged at £30.00 per pet, per week (or short break)
Note: For any holiday starting between 16th September and 27th May, a heating supplement of £30 will be added to the cost of your holiday.