Barn | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Rivendale is a converted 17th century barn and small holding situated in the rural hamlet of East Cornworthy mid way between Dartmouth and Totnes. Keen walkers will love this spot as Dittisham and the river Dart are within walking distance and the Dart Valley Trail runs through the countryside and by the water's edge. For guests' who wish to bring their horse stabling, paddock and outdoor arena are available. Blackness Marine is 100m away with indoor/outdoor boat storage and access via a slipway to the river Dart. These options can be arranged directly with the owners.

Accommodation: The front door leads into a large hallway with plenty of room for boots and coats. Utility room with fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and separate WC and sink. Door through to the large farmhouse open plan kitchen/diner, an inviting social gathering area with maple flooring and patio doors opening onto the terrace. Well equipped kitchen with painted wooden cupboards, fan oven and gas hob, dishwasher and microwave. Large pine dining table and chairs and antique pine dresser. For the cooler months there is an oil burning Sandyford range situated in the exposed stone fireplace.

The sitting room is cosy with beams and has a large stone fireplace with a wood burner, comfy sofa and arm chairs, TV, DVD and Wii games console. Ground floor double bedroom. Wooden staircase leads up to the first floor where there are three bedrooms all with exposed timbers and lovely rural views across the garden and rolling fields. The master bedroom has a five foot bed, double aspect windows and large en suite shower room/dressing room. There is another large bedroom with double bed and dual aspect windows. The third bedroom has twin beds. Family bathroom with bath, separate shower, WC and basin.

Outside there is plenty of parking, enclosed secluded garden with pond, garden furniture and barbeque, ideal for relaxing and outdoor eating.

Fully qualified Massage therapist and acupuncturist available for in-house bookings.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Nearest beach Blackpool Sands and Slapton Sands 7 km
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 7 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Exeter, Nearest railway: Totnes
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking

The West Country region

Hidden away in it's own little valley close to The River Dart between Totnes and Dittisham is the village of Cornworthy, The Dart Valley Trail is easily accessible with lovely walks beside the river bank and surrounding woodland. The Hunters Lodge in the village is a well known pub, known amongst visitors and locals for good food. On the edge of the village standing alone in a field is the remains of the gatehouse to an Augustinian Priory dating from 1231.