This detached cottage is situated two miles from the Devon town of Chagford, in a rural spot within the 15 acre grounds of the owners’ house.
Comfortable and welcoming, it is a fine cottage for families or friends to enjoy.
The porch and large hall lead through to the bright sitting room with its slate floor, wood burning stove and French windows giving splendid views to the moorland hill of Meldon and access to a little patio.
The dining room also has French windows to the patio, where you can enjoy a barbecue.
The large kitchen is well equipped, and you have a useful downstairs shower room.
The master double, one of three wood-floored bedrooms, has an en suite shower room, as well as use of the family bathroom.
The garden is enclosed and sheltered by a rhododendron hedge.
From the cottage, head out on a twenty minute walk to the open moors, with its tors and ponies and sheep, and there are other lovely countryside walks from the door.
Chagford offers a choice of shops and inns, as well as a seasonal outdoor pool and tennis courts, and the cathedral city of Exeter is just 17 miles away.
Sandy beaches are a 20 mile drive.
Yelfords Cottage is well located for walking on Dartmoor and exploring Devon.
Three bedrooms: 2 x double (one king size with en suite shower room with shower, WC, basin), 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, WC, basin. Downstairs shower room with shower, WC, basin. Downstairs sitting room with wood burning stove. Dining room. Kitchen. Hall.
About the location
Okehampton 12 miles; Exeter 21 miles.
A picturesque town at the northern point of Dartmoor National Park in Devon. Chagford, one of the five Stannary towns of Dartmoor, is small in size but is packed with amenities and things to do. There is a wide range of shops as well as four pubs. Chagford also has more active facilities such as public tennis court and an open-air swimming pool to enjoy at your leisure. It is a town of great history, home to the Three Crowns Hotel which dates back to the 1200's. Chagford is well known for its culture, hosting film, literary and music festivals in the town as well as an annual running race, known as Two Hills Race. Just over 21 miles away is the bustling, beautiful city of Exeter for a different kind of break, definitely worth a visit. The charming, attractive town of Okehampton sits just 12 miles away.