On the edge of the fine old Dartmoor town of Tavistock, this detached house is situated on a quiet residential road.
With Tavistock’s interesting shops, restaurants and leisure centre within easy reach, this is an excellent family house for holidays.
Take the flight of steps up to the front door and on the ground floor is a cosy snug where you can relax with the TV or iPod dock, then wander through to the kitchen with dining area to prepare family meals as you enjoy views over the town from the bi-fold French windows.
The sitting room with wood burning stove is another relaxing space with second TV to avoid family squabbles.
Head upstairs to find the four bedrooms, with the luxury of an en suite bathroom with the master double, as well as another bathroom and small study.
The lawn garden is a pretty space with flower beds and barbecue and furniture for alfresco meals.
Stroll into Tavistock’s heart for all sorts of amenities, or head to Plymouth for city lights.
There is excellent walking and cycling around the area, and plenty of National Trust gems to visit like Cotehele and Buckland Abbey.
Cartref is a comfortable house for visiting Devon attractions or venturing further to Cornwall.
Four bedrooms: 3 x double (one king size with en suite bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, basin), 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower, WC, basin. Downstairs WC. Snug. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with wood burning stove. Utility room. Lobby. Hall.
About the location
Plymouth 17 miles; Okehampton 8 miles.
A delightful award-winning market town on the River Tavy, nestling in the south-west slopes of Dartmoor. Tavistock has an indoor pannier market, a diverse range of independent shops, an excellent choice of pubs, bistros, restaurants, a theatre and a cinema, as well as a leisure pool. This is the perfect destination for country lovers who enjoy the convenience of an interesting town on the doorstep. There is excellent walking on Dartmoor, cycling on The National Cycle Network no. 27, renowned game fishing, gardens of distinction and various National Trust properties nearby. Within easy reach is the maritime city of Plymouth, with its Barbican Quay and the Historic Royal William Yard. Torbay, the Eden Project and the sandy surfing beaches of Devon and North Cornwall are all within an hour’s drive and provide activities to keep all the family happy. Tavistock is a wonderful all-year-round holiday destination.
Note: Sorry, no short breaks