Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed

The Old School Cottage retains its charm with arched windows and modern interior. The original bell is still sited in the bell tower. Private access is through the 'Girls & Infants' entrance.

An ideal base for groups of 2, 4 or even 6 to start your exploration of Devon and Cornwall. Within a short drive you can reach many Dartmoor villages (Widecombe-in-the-moor, Meavy, Moretonhampstead, Yelverton etc..) and attractions such as Burrator Reservoir, Burr Island, Cawsands and Morwellham Quay. The market town of Tavistock, Princetown, Yelverton and the City of Plymouth with its maritime history and seafront location are but a short drive. Shops, Chippie and family pubs are a short walk into the village. The Eden Project is about 50min drive away. Looe & Polperro are about 35mins.

Guests are welcome to use the Restaurant for Breakfast (£8.50 per person) or Evening dinner (3 courses £25.00 pp). We request that you book the restaurant in advance (24hrs).

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Check in time: 17:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Wembury 10 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 250 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Plymouth 7 km, Nearest railway: Plymouth 10 km
Family friendly Suitable for children over 5
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Ground floor: Lounge and dining area. Shaker style kitchen with wooden floor, shower room with toilet & basin. First floor: 2 bedrooms - 1 5ft double, 1 twin. Up to 2 additional guests can use the leather sofa bed (extra £20 per person per night - towels and bed linen will be provided) in the lounge. Maximum overall cottage occupancy is 6 adults. Minimum occupancy is 2 adults.

Services: GCH. All gas, power, bed linen (duvets) & towels included. DVD player. DAB (digital) radios. Freeview digital TV. Electric cooker. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Microwave. Non smokers only. Free parking 2 cars. Free internet (WI-FI).

Further details outdoors

Large lawned garden with terraced area & garden furniture. BBQ facilities. FREE onsite parking for 2 cars & WIFI.

Further details

Not suitable for children under 5.

No pets.

Restricted mobility - King size sofa bed in the lounge may be used - please enquire before booking.

The Devon region

The beautiful village of Horrabridge and the River Walkham are situated in Dartmoor National Park. The cottage is an ideal base for walking or just relaxing in the local character pubs (we have 2). Many National Trust properties are in the locality and the towns and surrounding villages steeped in history.


Within a 15 minute drive you can reach many villages - Meavy, Yelverton, Clearbrook and Princetown to name a few. Golf clubs and attractions such as Burrator Reservoir, Morwellham Quay and Lydford Gorge. Many local National Trust properties including Buckland Abbey and Saltram House are but a short drive.

The historical market town of Tavistock with it's Pannier Market is less than 4 miles. Princetown is 5 miles. Plymouth with its maritime history and seafront location 10 miles. Plymouth airport 6 miles.

Various festivals take place through the year including the famous Goose Fair in Tavistock.

The Eden Project is about 45mins to drive.