Pigwigs Place

Located in Cornwood, Devon

This welcoming Dartmoor cottage is situated in extensive grounds near the Devon village of Cornwood and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet Friendly: 2


Pigwigs Place is a tranquil cottage converted from a barn on a 120-acre estate a mile from the Devon village of Cornwood. The cottage sleeps six people in a double bedroom and two twin bedrooms, with a bathroom and shower room. On the ground floor is an open plan living space with a seating area with wood burning stove, dining area and kitchen. Outside is an enclosed courtyard with furniture and barbecue and access to the extensive grounds with woodland, gardens, stream and tennis court. A mile from Cornwood, Pigwigs Place is a fine base for an active break in Devon.

Property Details

Pigwigs Place is a tranquil cottage converted from a barn in the lovely 120-acre grounds of an estate a mile from the Dartmoor village of Cornwood. Joined to an 18th-century stable block, it is a comfortable and welcoming base for families or friends. From the porch you step down into a traditional open plan living space with beams, dining area and seating place with cosy wood-burning stove for which the logs are provided. Head up the stairs to the three bedrooms, the children’s twin a fun room lined with a fabric canopy and with a popular play area. You have a choice of a family bathroom or shower room on this level. Outside, the entertainment for children continues, with woodland for building dens, a brook to fish in for tiddlers, formal gardens for hide and seek, a large pond and stream for a spot of pond dipping and a tennis court for the grown-ups. Beside the cottage is your own enclosed courtyard with barbecue and furniture for alfresco meals. Outdoor activities are all around, with the southern slopes of Dartmoor to explore with their ancient hut circles. Maybe head off to see the animals at the Dartmoor Zoo, take buckets and spades to the beach at Wembury or Mothecombe, or relax at the waterside inns at Newton Ferrers by the River Yealm. Plymouth’s city amenities are only about ten miles away. In a great spot for exploring Devon, Pigwigs Place is an ideal cottage for families.


Cot Available
Downstairs facilities
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
Washing machine


Area Details


The pretty village of Yelverton makes a perfect base for exploring Dartmoor with excellent walking and cycling routes in the area. The 21 mile-long cycling and walking route Drake's Trail, runs through the village and links nearby Tavistock and Plymouth passing through wooded valleys and open moorland.

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