Self catering static mobile home situated on a 30 acre equestrian property within Dartmoor National Park. Just off A30 at Sourton Cross makes access for Devon and Cornwall beaches ( no more than 3/4 - 1 hour) and towns very easy. Peaceful location with fantastic views and access to Dartmoor.
A great base for walking and cycling also with direct access to the National Cycle Network (inc The Granite Way) which runs along the side of the property.
We are open all year.
Well behaved dogs Welcome.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 shower room|
|Check in time:||15:00|
|Check out time:||10:00|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Dartmoor Railway 3 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Beautiful countryside full of Historical places of interest (a few listed below) and thriving Market towns.Picturesque Dartmoor has inspired the famous authors of "War Horse" and "Hound of the Baskervilles".Okehampton is a small market town that has Waitrose, Co-Op and Lidil as well as a number of independent traders. It also boasts its own Castle and the Dartmoor Museum. Good local food can be found in the Pubs as well as a warm welcome.
The Granite Way (part of the National Cycle Network) runs along the edge of the Farm.The Family and Dog friendly pub, The Prewley Moor Arms, is in easy walking distance.The nearby "Stannary Town" of Tavistock is well known for its under cover Pannier Market that runs from Tues-Sat.Horse Riding on Dartmoor is very popular with a number of Riding/Trekking Centers nearby. There are number of Golf Courses in the area. Cycle hire "Devon Cycles" is a short walk from the Farm.Meldon Reservoir is in walking distance and the area surrounding area is very scenic encompassing Black-A-Tor Copse National Nature Reserve which was featured on the BBC "Secret Britain". Burrator Resesrvoir is great for scenic walking and picnics. Lydford Gorge (EX20 4BH) is very near and this National Trust site boasts the "Deepest Gorge in the South West". The National Trust also has Finch Foundry which is also very close in Sticklepath,, Okehampton, EX20 2NW. The "War Horse" town of Inwardliegh is a short drive away. Which is good to visit to learn more out "Joey" and the area involved in the book and film.Morwellhan Quay near Tavistock (PL19 8JL) is a World Heritage Site and was featured on the BBC "Edwardian Farm".The Miniture Pony Centre is a good family outing at Wormhill Farm, Newton Abbott, TQ13 8RG. Dartmoor Zoological Park in Sparkwell, Plymouth PL7 5DG was the Zoo that was featured in the film "We Bought a Zoo" starring Matt Damon and Scarlett Johansson. Dartmoor Prison Museum in Yelverton, PL20 6RR is great for the history of how the Prison worked years ago. Both Buckfast Abbey in Buckfastleigh, TQ11 0EE and the Buckfast Butterflies and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary (TQ11 0DZ) can be combined for visits.The "Big Sheep" near Bideford is a very popular family attraction (EX39 5AP) and is open all year round.