14 Sheplegh Court
Located in Blackawton, Devon
14 Sheplegh Court is a duplex apartment is situated near Blackawton, Devon and can sleep four people in two bedrooms and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: 2
14 Sheplegh Court is a duplex apartment nestled in Blackawton, Devon. Hosting two king-size bedrooms and a bathroom, this property can sleep four people. There is also a kitchen and a living/dining room with a wood-burning stove. To the outside is 20 acres of communal grounds, terraces with furniture and a barbecue, along with off-road parking for one car. 14 Sheplegh Court is a wonderful escape to this scenic part of Devon.
This duplex apartment is nestled in a delightful countryside setting on the site of a former monastery, close to the village of Blackawton. Set within the main house of Sheplegh Court, this inviting abode enjoys over 20 acres of communal grounds, offering a mix of lawns and woodland, providing a truly idyllic break for two couples or a family.
You enter on the ground floor where you will find two double bedrooms, due to the apartment being designed in a reverse level layout. Serving one bedroom is an en suite shower room with a further lovely bathroom where you can enjoy lazy soaks following a long day of exploring. Stairs lead up to the impressive open-plan living/dining room which boasts an air of grandeur with high ceilings, a brick fireplace with stone and timber surrounding, containing a feature log burner and the beautiful floor-to-ceiling stone mullion window which provides glorious views of the grounds. The kitchen comes well-equipped with storage space and modern appliances, including an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and even a washing machine, ensuring you have everything needed for a brilliant stay. There are two patio areas, one off the master bedroom and a more private area accessed from the living room. Both have space for table and chairs and look down the drive towards the entrance to the house and across the grounds, providing a delightful spot to unwind each evening.
While staying here you’ll have the benefit of many amenities, including 20 acres of lush gardens to stroll through, in addition to a hard surface tennis court, a communal laundry room, an indoor heated swimming pool, sauna and a snooker room, providing plenty to do on a rainy day.
The village of Blackawton is a mile and a half away and offers your nearest amenities, including supplies in the local community shop and a traditional pub, George Inn, where you can sample classic pub dishes. Nearby is the fun-filled Woodlands Family Theme Park, where rides and attractions await, as well as indoor and outdoor play areas for children, and an exciting zoo farm, so you can get up close to endearing and exotic creatures.
Walkers will be spoilt for choice with the surrounding area offering so many superb trails; meander along the River Avon, starting at the Avon Dam further up in the Dartmoor National Park, coming down to Avonwick and entering the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, a real haven for any outdoor enthusiasts.
14 Sheplegh Court is a quaint hideaway, perfect for a scenic retreat to Devon, all-year-round.
- Reverse level duplex apartment
- 2 x ground-floor double-size
- Ground-floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC and en-suite shower room
- First-floor kitchen
- First-floor living/dining room with woodburning stove
- Electric central heating with a wood-burning stove
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine
- Fuel and power are included in the rent
- Bed linen and towels are included in the rent
- TV with Freeview
- Off-road parking for one car
- Terraces with furniture and barbecue
- Two well-behaved pets welcome
- 20 acres of communal grounds
- Communal tennis courts, indoor heated swimming pool, sauna and a snooker room
- Communal laundry facilities are available
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub 1½ miles, beach just over 4 miles
Blackawton is a pretty village near Totnes and Dartmouth. Blackawton has a village shop and post office and a pub - The George Inn. The part-shingle, part-sand Blackpool Sands Beach is very family-focused. The fine shingle of Strete Gate Beach is dog friendly all year round. Both of these beaches are just 6 miles away. Visit Bayards Cove Fort, Woodlands Family Theme Park, Dartmouth Castle in Dartmouth or visit Berry Pomeroy Castle and Totnes Rare Breeds Farm in Totnes just 8 miles away.