1½ miles from Yelverton, off a wooded lane 500 yards from the golf club, an upside down 17th century detached cottage beautifully converted from a barn within the extensive grounds and gardens of the friendly owners 16th century farmhouse. An escape from the fast lane of life, perfect for budding walkers and cyclists. You have separate access and parking with gravelled path through a flower/shrub garden to 10 steps (no handrail) up to a raised garden (unfenced, caution) a further 8 steps down (uneven in places) to the entrance. Paddock for walking dogs.Bicycle storage available.Inside, simple and sophisticated with limestone floors downstairs and wood upstairs.Large, light and airy open-plan living/dining/kitchen (dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric oven/halogen hob) with handcrafted cupboards, woodburner, TV/DVD/Blu-ray and glazed double doors both sides, one with balustrade and garden views, and one opening to the patio/decked area with lovely long wooded rural views.From the living area, two flights of stairs (stairgates): one up to a gallery bedroom/den with single bed and table football, and one down to two more bedrooms - a king size double with TV, and 1 x 2'6" twin (can convert to king size double); bathroom (with roll-top bath, double shower, WC and basin); step down to utility room (washing machine, tumble drier) with door to 8 steps up to garden; small shower-room (suite).Sleeps maximum of 4 adults plus 1 child.The nearby village of Yelverton is a good size and offers pubs and shops, golf, tennis and horse riding.You can join the Drakes Trail between Plymouth and Tavistock by foot or on a bike here. Dartmoor is all around, or explore attractions like National Trust Buckland Abbey, The Garden House, Saltram House, the National Marine Aquarium and all Plymouths city amenities.In a lovely location, The Barn is a wonderful place for cyclists, walkers and families.
Over three levels. Two downstairs bedrooms: 1 x king size double, 1 x 2'6" twin (can convert to king size double). Bathroom with roll-top bath, double shower, WC, basin. Shower-room with shower, WC, basin. Utility room. Top floor single gallery bedroom/den. Upstairs living space with seating area with wood burning stove, dining area and kitchen area.
Amenities for Rental
Central heating, underfloor heating with wood burning stove
Microwave, fridge-freezer, tumble dryer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Blu-ray, DVD, WiFi - Suitable for light browsing and email, Fuel and power inc. in rent
Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
Cot and highchair available on request, Off road parking for two cars
One well-behaved dog welcome, Sorry no smoking.
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