This big semi-detached house converted from barns is situated across a lane from a farm down hedgerow lanes a mile from South Tawton.
With stylish décor and modern comforts, it is lovely accommodation for big groups.
The sitting room is vast, a wonderful room to live in with a porcelain floor, cosy open fire, dining table and a pool table.
In true country style, the kitchen is big too and doubles as a breakfast room with double doors to throw open to the sunny patio.
For the children, you have a snug den with a TV.
Head on up to the gallery landing and you will find a choice of five bedrooms with traditional low beams.
On fine days the children will enjoying playing table tennis in the open fronted barn where you can also store your bikes and beach gear.
You have lawns to front and back, the rear lawn being safely enclosed and the front garden having a patio for enjoying alfresco meals around the barbecue.
There is plenty here to keep you occupied, but if you go further afield you can walk and picnic in Dartmoor’s open spaces or find town amenities in Okehampton with its cinema, leisure centre, shops and restaurants.
All around are interesting little Dartmoor villages to explore and relax in cosy old inns.
Rock Barn is a fabulous house for family or friends to gather and enjoy the exceptional style and space.
Five bedrooms: 1 x king size double with bath and two basins behind a room divider and en suite wet room shower room with shower and WC, 1 x king size double with sofa bed and en suite shower room with shower, WC and basin, 1 x family room with double and 2’6” single, 1 x double with en suite shower room with shower, WC and basin, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, and shower, separate shower, WC, basins. Ground floor sitting room with open fire and dining area. Kitchen/breakfast room. Utility room with WC and basin. Children’s den.
About the location
The small village of Sticklepath lies along an old ridgeway path within the northern boundary of the Dartmoor National Park, and is home to a handful of shops, two traditional pubs serving good food and the fascinating Museum of Rural Industry. Encompassed by superb countryside, the surrounding area is a haven for nature lovers, walkers and bird watchers alike, while the nearby town of Okehampton boasts the remains of a fine Norman castle which dominates sleepy River Okement. Visit the nearby vibrant city of Exeter, with its magnificent cathedral, outstanding restaurants and colourful nightlife. Within easy reach, the fabulous beach resort of Bude, with its golden sands and cascading waves attracts surfers from the country over, while Westward Ho! with its prestigious Blue Flag awarded beaches is well worth a visit. A superb location for friends and family alike.
Note: No curtains or blinds in living/kitchen areas (not overlooked). Arrival after 4pm. Sorry, no short breaks. This property has a refundable Good Housekeeping bond of £500