Nuthatch Cottage Sourton

Located in Meldon, Devon

Nuthatch Cottage rests in Sourton, Devon, sleeping four guests in two bedrooms and is pet-friendly.

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: 1


This character cottage has two super-king-size bedrooms with a zip/link feature meaning they can be twin on request, along with a bathroom, a kitchen/diner and a sitting room. Appliances include an electric oven, halogen hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, and washing machine, and for entertainment, there is a TV and WiFi. Outside there is off-road parking and a garden with a lawn, patio, furniture and ponds. Fuel, power, bed linen, and towels are included, and one well-behaved dog is welcome. Sorry, no smoking at this property. You can find a shop in 1.4 miles and a pub in 0.2 miles. Please note that there are ponds in the garden, and due to the convenient location of the property near an A road, some road noise may be heard. Nuthatch Cottage is an idyllic cottage for a lovely break to Devon.

Property Details

Situated next to the owner's home, Nuthatch Cottage in Sourton, Devon is the perfect place for couples or friends to choose for a romantic holiday or an easy-going break with friends. Set in a mature garden with countryside views you'll be able to relax together in style while enjoying the beautiful surroundings and home comforts.

Entering the cottage, the kitchen/diner is a well-presented space equipped with essential appliances such as an electric oven, a halogen hob, and seating for four guests, ideal for catching up on the day's events over dinner. From here, the sitting room is well-furnished and decorated to highlight original features, with a TV to keep you entertained in the evenings. Upstairs, the bathroom has a shower and a bath, giving you the option for a quick rinse off or a long soak after a day of walking; the space also has a Velux window, which allows natural light to come in. When sleep calls, the bedrooms are a perfect escape for you and your partner; both bedrooms have super-king-size zip and link beds, making them flexible for couples, friends and families to share.

Outside is where you can really enjoy the beauty of the local area; picture-perfect gardens with a lawn, ponds, and a delightful pergola with seating make a wonderful spot for your morning coffee or evening glass of wine while admiring the countryside views around you.

You can give yourself a break from cooking with one of the nearby country pubs serving home-cooked meals within easy reach, or venture into the market town of Okehampton. Okehampton is a charming market town in the heart of Devon, best known for its impressive Okehampton Castle, as well as the stunning Meldon Viaduct and Nine Stones Circle. There is a bus stop just outside the property with regular buses to Okehampton and Tavistock, a world heritage site with a popular pannier market.

The cottage is an ideal base for walking on Dartmoor with many walks, including the West Devon Way, Dartmoor Way and Two Castles Way just across the road. There is also cycling and walking along the Granite Way and local walks to Lydford and surrounding villages. The cottage is just a stone's throw from Dartmoor National Park, a stunning area of natural beauty home to a number of fascinating attractions including Wistman's Wood, Bellever Forest and numerous tors.

Further afield, Exeter is a charming and historic city worth visiting, with its imposing cathedral and lovely parks, it's a great place for exploring and shopping, with a variety of boutiques and high-street stores to browse.

With countryside and character features, Nuthatch Cottage is an unbeatable escape, any time of year.


  • Two super-king-size bedrooms (zip/link can be twin on request)
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, hand-held shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven, halogen hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, and washing machine
  • TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power are included in the rent
  • Bed linen and towels are included in the rent
  • Travel cot and high chair available for guests to use
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Garden with lawns, patio, furniture and ponds (shared with owners for access to their own property)
  • Charcoal BBQ is available (bring your own charcoal)
  • Open-fronted sheltered storage for bikes on site (bikes can be hired close by)
  • One well-behaved dog is welcome - please keep dogs under supervision and on leads in the garden areas (please enquire if you would like to bring along an additional dog)
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop just under 1½ miles, pub 300 metres
  • Note: There are ponds in the garden, please take care
  • Note: Due to the convenient location of the property near an A road, some road noise may be heard


Cot Available
Great View
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Washing machine




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Meldon offers the perfect mix of premium holiday cottages at affordable prices. Whether it's a romantic break for two, or you are taking the dog for a whole family getaway, you're sure to love what Meldon can offer.

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