Located in Dittisham, Devon

This spectacular cottage rests in Devon and can sleep ten people in four bedrooms.

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Pet Friendly: No


Woodwater is an exquisite reverse-level cottage resting in the village of Dittisham in Devon. There are four bedrooms on the lower-ground-floor, consisting of two doubles with en-suite shower rooms, a family room with two bunk beds and a twin, served by a cloakroom, wetroom and bathroom all also on the lower-ground-floor, sleeping a total of ten guests. The cottage is also home to a utility on the same floor, while on the ground floor is the open-plan living space with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area with a solid fuel stove. Outside is a lawn with furniture as well as ample off-road parking. Woodwater is a remarkable base for your family holiday to Devon.

Property Details

Woodwater is a true delight of a property, sitting above the River Dart in the estuarine village of Dittisham, amongst the rolling verdant hills of South Devon Countryside and riverside views. Woodwater offers superb accommodation for a group of up to twelve. A reverse-level cottage providing guests with views across the village to the estuary beyond, it's exterior and contemporary living inside, makes it a wonderful escape for those in pursuit of an idyllic location, with a wide range of amenities just a short trip away. The bright and airy open-plan living space is spread out on the ground floor, with plenty of space for everyone to gather together around the dining table for a celebratory meal, or to split off into groups, with ample seating to relax in the sitting area around the solid fuel stove or sit around one of the tables for a family evening of board games. The kitchen area is a particular marvel, with a large island at its centre offering plenty of space for little helpers to get involved or for the adults of the group to gather and toast a wonderful holiday, it makes a wonderful social spot as well as hosting a range of high-quality appliances to assist you in all of your self-catering requirements. Moving down to the ground floor you can find the four bedrooms accompanied by a selection of bathrooms to prepare for your day; the two master bedrooms are made up as double rooms with super king-size beds and both have their own smart en-suite shower rooms, perfect for the adults and couples of the group. The remaining two bedrooms are made up as a family room with two bunk beds, something the little ones will delight at and a further twin room, offering flexible sleeping arrangements for a variety of group needs. Each of the bedrooms benefit from a stylish and contemporary interior, as well as ample storage space and access to the outdoor terrace areas. On the lower-ground-floor you will find a convenient cloakroom, a wetroom and a bathroom, offering plenty of choice for you to begin your day. Outside the wonder continues, where you will find a large lawned area where you can sit out with your loved ones in the summer months and dine alfresco, or pack up a picnic and head out into the local village of Dittisham for a stroll and admire the beauty of the River Dart. The local area offers the amenities of a shop and pub and Greenway National Trust Property a few minutes away on passenger ferry from Dittisham. Nearby Dartmouth boasts a wider range of attractions including its imposing castle, Bayard's Cove Fort and its enticing museum, or venture to Blackpool Sands and Bantham Beach for a day of sun-soaking and sandcastle building. Further afield you can find both the coastal towns of Paignton and Torquay, both offering excitement of all kinds in the form of a zoo, historic landmarks, golfing opportunities and much more at any time of year. Woodwater is a superb property to call home whilst holidaying in the South Hams area of Devon.


Cot Available
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near River/Estuary
Off road parking
Real Fire
Washing machine


Area Details


Perched on the banks of the River Dart, Dittisham is a pretty village with wonderful river views and just 6 miles from Dartmouth. Located in the popular South Hams area it is also in the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Within the village, you will find the Post Office and store, the Red Lion Inn, the Ferry Boat Inn and the Anchorstone Café. The ferry, which runs two boats all year round, is a very pleasant half-hour journey that will take you to Dartmouth. Visit Greenway, the former home of Agatha Christie or time your visit to one of the many festivals in the area including the Dart Music Festival in May, the Dittisham regatta in August and the Dartmouth Food Festival in October.

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