Located in Cornworthy, Devon
This inviting, end-of-terrace cottage is nestled in the village of Cornworth near Blackawton, and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
Yennadon Barn is a stone-built, end-of-terrace cottage based in the village of Cornworthy, Devon. Hosting two ground-floor bedrooms, including a double and twin, plus a shower room, this cottage can sleep four people in two bedrooms. There is also an open-plan living area on the first floor with kitchen, dining and sitting areas. To the outside is an enclosed, decked, roof terrace with furniture and barbecue, along with ample off-road parking. Yennadon Barn is a well-equipped base for a family or couple at any time of year.
Yennadon Cottage is a delightful cottage that can be found tucked away on the outskirts of the village of Cornworthy. With pretty interiors and sociable open-plan living space, this cottage provides the perfect base for families of four who seek an escape to the magnificent South Hams district of Devon. Wander up the steps and into the airy open-plan living space where you can pop on the kettle in the well-equipped kitchen before taking a seat on the striped blue sofa to discuss your plans for the week. Or why not curl up into one of the blue gingham armchairs and read a book as you keep toasty from the heat of the woodburning stove. Discover an abundance of useful appliances behind the lovely cream units of the country kitchen, to help you whip up a tasty lunchtime treat to be devoured at the dining table. Grab your bags and head for the double bedroom decorated with calming blues and creams, where you can put away your belongings before grabbing a towel and indulging in a warm and rejuvenating shower in the peaceful bathroom. Tuck the children into bed in the homely twin bedroom with attractive red accents, sending them off to sleep as you read them their favourite bedtime story. Draw yourself a bath and while away the hour with some peace and quiet in the bathroom before joining the group in the sitting area for an entertaining night indoors with a movie on the TV. Open up the large french doors and take the evening out onto the enclosed terrace to admire the fantastic views of the rolling countryside, as you dine alfresco at the rattan table and enjoy a feast from the barbecue. Make the most of the many fabulous facilities included with your stay by spending a day basking in the sun on the sunbathing terrace by the shared outdoor pool, or why not take part in some friendly competition on the tennis courts before winding down with a trip to the sauna. For a memorable holiday to Devon, stay at Yennadon Barn.
Gitcombe Estate Cottages
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.
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.