Shute Cottage, Cornworthy is a charming detached cottage tucked away in the centre of Cornworthy. The cottage is only 150 yards from the Hunters Lodge Inn. Cornworthy is an ideal location, between Dartmouth and Totnes, with picturesque riverside walks leading to the villages of Tuckenhay and Ashprington and more fine country pubs.The cottage retains a lot of original features with a large and interesting lounge with exposed beams and lintels.
Accommodation: The front door opens on to a porch leading to this lovely lounge which is the focal point of the cottage and has a fireplace and wood burning stove, comfy leather sofas, TV, DVD and CD player. Telephone for incoming and emergency calls.
Five steps lead up to the dining room/sun lounge with French doors opening on to the garden, the dining room has a modern table and six chairs. From the lounge there are two steps down to the bright modern kitchen with slate floor, a good range of painted wooden units with wooden worktops, electric oven and hob, microwave, Belfast sink, fridge (with ice box) and washing machine. Also, from the lounge there is a curved staircase to the first floor which has three bedrooms furnished with antique pine, two have double beds and one has a single bed. Bathroom, bath with hand held shower, WC and basin.
Outside, steps lead up to the mature terraced garden which has views over the village and surrounding countryside and sheltered corners to relax in. In the courtyard is a naturally fed shallow pond and parking for two cars.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Nearest beach||Blackpool Sands and Slapton Sands 7 km|
|Nearest Amenities||7 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter, Nearest railway: Totnes|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (2), Single Beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
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.