Sunny Bank

Ipplepen near Newton Abbott, Devon (Ref. 28638)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine

The property

This pretty, semi-detached Regency cottage is tucked away along a quiet, narrow lane, in the small village of Ipplepen in south Devon.

With two comfortable bedrooms, this Ipplepen cottage is ideal for couples or a small family wishing to explore the stunning South West.

With a homely and welcoming atmosphere, this Devon cottage boasts a spacious kitchen and dining area complete with a Rayburn, and the cosy sitting room with marble fireplace houses a warming woodburner, perfect for cosy nights in.

The garden is a lovely feature of this Ipplepen cottage, and is a private, secluded and sunny spot to sit and relax.

Located in the heart of the village, this cottage in Devon is just a short stroll to both the shop and the pub, and also to access the country lanes, a particular delight in springtime.

The beaches along the English Riviera are only twenty minutes' drive from this Ipplepen cottage, with wonderful days beside the shore to be enjoyed at Torquay, Brixham's quaint fishing harbour and the picturesque riverside town of Dartmouth.

Totnes is an interesting town nearby, home to a fascinating history with its castle, museums and weekly Elizabethan market.

A little further, the splendid Dartmoor National Park offers many outdoor adventures with its wide, open spaces to explore on foot, bicycle or horseback.

There is plenty to delight the whole family from this lovely cottage in Ipplepen.


Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with woodburner.


  • Oil central heating with woodburner
  • Oil-fired rayburn (available Sept - May inc.), electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot on request
  • Off road parking for 1 small car, unrestricted roadside parking 30 secs walk away
  • Lawned garden with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 mins walk
  • Note: Off road parking is suitable for a car in similar size to a Toyota Yaris.

About the location


Newton Abbot 4 miles; Totnes 5 miles; Torquay 7.5 miles.

Ipplepen is a quiet, rural village located close to Totnes in south Devon, twenty minutes’ drive from the beautiful beaches of the English Riviera. With a local pub, shop and Post Office and a peaceful pace of life present throughout the village, Ipplepen provides a great base for a cottage holiday, and is ideally situated for exploring Devon and the South West. Totnes, only five miles from the village, sits beside the picturesque River Dart, and is steeped in history with its many original Elizabethan buildings. A few excursions from Totnes not to be missed include the breathtakingly beautiful river trip to Dartmouth and the steam train journey along the Primrose Line to Buckfastleigh. Dartington Hall, with its beautiful grounds, is nearby, hosting many music festivals each year. Dartmoor National Park can be reached within 30 minutes' drive of Ipplepen, offering 365 square miles of rugged moorland peppered with isolated villages. Ideal for getting away from it all, walking and simply gazing at the incredible views of South Devon, Ipplepen provides the perfect base for your next escape.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute