Downicary Chapel Stable
Located in , Devon
This detached barn conversion in Downicary near St Giles-on-the-Heath sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
Downicary Chapel Stable is a detached barn conversion in Downicary, a mile and a half from the village of St Giles-on-the-Heath. The cottage has a double and a bathroom upstairs, and downstairs is a twin room, a kitchen and a sitting room with dining area and wood burner. Outside is off road parking for one car, and an open lawned area with patio and furniture. Downicary Chapel Stable is in an ideal location for touring, as it is on the Devon/Cornwall border and within easy reach of the coast, country walks, the Eden Project, NT properties and more.
St Giles-on-the-Heath 1.4 miles. This detached stone barn conversion is in the West Devon hamlet of Downicary, near St Giles-on-the-Heath. This lovely cottage is ideal for a couple, small groups, families with children and two dogs are also welcome. Perfect if you are looking for a cosy retreat in a peaceful yet convenient location in an unspoilt rural setting off the beaten track. There is an open plan tiled kitchen, dining area and sitting area with exposed beams, and wood burner, ideal for relaxing after a day in the countryside. The comfortable twin bedroom, which can be converted into a double if required is also on the ground floor. The master bedroom with hand made oak bedroom furniture and modern family bathroom are on the first floor, with views of the surrounding countryside. Outside there is a small open lawn and patio area with unique garden furniture, where guests can sit with uninterrupted views along the lane and out to the adjoining fields whilst enjoying a drink of an evening. Why not enjoy a BBQ using the charcoal BBQ provided. This cottage is in a peaceful part of Devon ideal for country walks, cycling, fishing, sailing, and windsurfing on nearby Roadford Reservoir, as well as the many National Trust properties nearby. A stay in this cottage will inspire a return to a gentle, peaceful way of life.
- Electric convector heating with wood burner
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with freezer compartment, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, selection of games
- Fuel, power and starter pack for wood burner inc in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc in rent
- Off-road parking for 3 cars
- Open garden area with lawn, patio and furniture
- Two well-behaved dogs welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub 0
- 9 miles
- Note: This property has a private water supply from a borehole and the indoor pump is audible at times
- Note: This property has a sloping ceiling
The town of Launceston, situated on the Devon and Cornwall border, has wonderful architecture, including some fine Georgian buildings in the central square and is dominated by the ruins of a Norman castle sitting high above the town. Visit the Tamar Otter Park just 3 miles away or take a trip on the steam train from Launceston through the beautiful Kensey Valley on a 5-mile round trip. Launceston is within driving distance of the seaside resorts of Bude and Padstow as well as the stunning Bodmin Moor and Dartmoor. A superb base for exploring Cornwall and Devon.