Meavy Cottage

Located in Cornworthy, Devon

This attractive, mid-terrace cottage is based in Cornworthy, near Blackawton, in Devon and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: No


Meavy Cottage is a stone-built, mid-terrace cottage situated in Cornworthy, Devon. Hosting two bedrooms, including a double and twin, plus a shower room, this cottage can sleep four guests in total. It also has an open-plan living area with kitchen, dining and sitting area. Upstairs is a mezzanine area with a sofa bed. To the outside are a patio area with picnic bench and ample off-road parking. Meavy Cottage is a wonderful choice for a break to the idyllic Devonshire countryside.

Property Details

Resting in the village of Cornworthy, with beautiful views over the grounds of Gitcombe Estate and the surrounding hills, is this delightful, stone-built property Meavy Cottage. This inviting holiday home would be the perfect choice for a small family wanting to explore this spectacular corner of Devon, before returning for an evening of relaxation and rejuvenation amidst the quality furnishings. The open-plan living area is where everyone can gather to discuss their holiday so far, or head to the kitchen to discover a dazzling range of appliances to assist in the preparation of your meals. For some quiet time, the mezzanine area offers a relaxed spot to enjoy a good book. As the evening draws to a close, retire to either the double or twin bedroom, decorated in a neutral decor and served by the refreshing shower room. Dine alfresco style on the patio area which overlooks the surrounding fields and meadows – a truly idyllic spot! Why not have a splash in the indoor heated swimming pool, or indulge in the sauna and steam room for the ultimate way to recover and relax? Set in beautiful grounds, this attractive holiday home promises a holiday to remember, at any time of year.


Downstairs facilities
Games Room
Hot Tub
Linen and Towels
Off road parking
Swimming Pool
Washing machine


Resting within the beautiful Devonshire countryside on the outskirts of the village of Cornworthy, sits this magnificent collection of nine luxury properties known as the Gitcombe Estate. With accommodation to suit all tastes, requirements and party sizes, properties range from a Grade II listed manor house to a newly built stylish timber framed property designed by award-winning architects. Cleverly combining contemporary touches, like Bose iPod docking stations, with more traditional features including oak beams and wood-burning stoves, the properties present a winning combination for visitors of all ages. Relax in the delightfully furnished living accommodation, cook in the stylish kitchens, or unwind in the spacious 14 acres of the estate. The holiday homes vary in style and sleep between four and 13 guests. On sunny summer days, enjoy an alfresco breakfast or barbecue lunch in your garden. For young party members, the hand-carved children’s adventure playground is the perfect place to for them to burn off any extra energy, whilst for older children and adults in the group, the tennis court is a fabulous spot for a friendly tournament! This impressive complex also has both indoor and outdoor heated swimming pools meaning you can enjoy a leisurely swim, whatever the weather. Relax in the hot tub, sauna or steam room - or simply sit back and watch as the children have fun in the fantastic indoor soft play area. When you want to venture out from this idyllic haven to experience the delights of South Devon, there is a plethora of fun activities and stunning locations just waiting to be explored. For spectacular beaches, head to Blackpool Sands just three-miles west of Dartmouth, or visit popular Salcombe and enjoy its numerous sandy coves. If you are searching for all-weather family attractions, nearby Woodlands Leisure Park and Pennywell Farm (around a 45-minute drive), both offer fantastic days out for those with young children. The incredible Paignton Zoo is also within easy driving distance, home to an exotic variety of animals including lions, tigers, gorillas, and even crocodiles… an entertaining day out no matter your age! For foodies, South Devon is home to some of the finest eateries and food producers in the country. Visit the artisan wine and cheesemakers at Sharpham Vineyard, or dine in one of the excellent, critically acclaimed restaurants in the region – for example the Seahorse in Dartmouth, where you can enjoy some of the finest fish and shellfish freshly caught along the South Devon coastline. For history buffs, visit the historic Buckfast Abbey which sits along the River Dart, explore Dartmouth Castle perched atop the entrance to the Dart estuary, or experience Dartmouth’s guided Mayflower 400 tour, and learn more about the town’s vibrant past first hand. However, you choose to enjoy your time in South Devon, choose one of the impressive Gitcombe Estate holiday homes for the perfect base from which to explore this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.


Area Details


Cornworthy is a village by the River Dart near Dartmouth and Totnes which are both 20 minutes away. There a few farm shops within the village and a few pubs within a 10-minute drive in neither direction. The Ferry Boat Inn is situated on the quayside and serves home-cooked traditional food and pizza - the pub is dog friendly too. 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.

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