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Acorn Cottage

Meavy, near Yelverton, Devon (Ref. 975804)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • View on map


  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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* Based on a combined average customer score

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10 Customer Review(s)

  • “Very nice cottage, well equipped kitchen and was comfortable to stay.”

    Kids loved their stay too.

    Kids loved their stay too. It was closer to many wonderful places in Dartmoor especially Burrator reservoir and the lovely walks there.

    - Mr Shetty, October 2020

The property

300 yards from the pub in the very pretty hamlet of Meavy, is Acorn Cottage.

Four steps up from the quiet lane in which it sits and you're into the porch where you can kick off your walking boots, beyond which is a good-sized living room with a handsome open fire.

The dining room is lovely, a perfect space to get together and recount the day's adventures before retiring to the sunny conservatory to while away the evening.

Upstairs are three gorgeous bedrooms - two doubles and a twin sharing a family bathroom.

At the rear is an enclosed garden with a neat lawn, table and chairs, shrubs and potted plants.

Right on the edge of west Dartmoor, Meavy has a good pub serving delicious meal and around its little green and ancient oak tree, rural scenes from the 'War Horse' movie were filmed.

At nearby Yelverton, there are shops and a good golf course, whilst Burrator Reservoir offers walking and fishing.

The market town of Tavistock which has an indoor pool and cinema and the city of Plymouth with shops, theatres and historic Barbican are both about 8 miles away.

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  • Three bedrooms: 2 x king-size double, 1 x twin
  • Sitting room with open fire
  • Dining room
  • Kitchen with door to conservatory with dining table and door to back garden
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Ground floor basin and WC.
  • Central heating with open fire
  • Microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with DVD, WiFi, Phone, Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair available on request, Off road parking for three cars
  • Enclosed garden
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • This property charges £15 for the second dog
  • Sorry no smoking
  • Pub less than 1 mile from property
  • Note: From January 2022 the changeover day will be a Friday.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.

About the location


The pretty village of Yelverton makes a perfect base for exploring Dartmoor with excellent walking and cycling routes in the area. The 21 mile-long cycling and walking route Drake's Trail, runs through the village and links nearby Tavistock and Plymouth passing through wooded valleys and open moorland.

Region Information

Note: This property has a refundable Good Housekeeping bond of £100

Note: From January 2022 the changeover day will be a Friday

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

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