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Kestorway

Sleeps 2
3 dogs
1 bedroom
1 bathroom

Kestorway is three miles from Chagford and is situated on the side of the wooded Teign Gorge on the Moor itself (just below Kestor Rock). Built in 1923 as a guest house, tea rooms and sweetshop, the house has an interesting history, serving at various times as a writer’s retreat with connections to Agatha Christie, film makers, the satirist Peter Cook and was for a period used as a hunting and fishing lodge. The annex is adjoined to the main house and is very light and airy and completely self-contained with its own entrance and parking space along with a turning area. The property is approached via 70 yards of gravel track and to access the annex there are three wide steps and a lawn to walk across which leads to your front door. The views from the property are spectacular and because of its location it is possible to walk straight onto the Moor making it the ideal property for those who love walking and who have a wish to explore surrounding Neolithic and Bronze Age settlement. Inside is warm and inviting; relax in comfy chairs and take in the scenery whilst listening to the gentle crackle of the wood burning stove. The fitted kitchen has everything you'll need and a dining area with garden views. From here step out into the comfortably furnished sunroom overlooking the garden and those glorious views to the West. The pretty double bedroom also enjoys super views and is a lovely space to retire to at the end of a day's walking. The well kept garden surrounds the whole house, and family and friends are welcome to camp on site, by arrangement (extra). A fantastic place for walkers or for simply wandering Dartmoor's valleys and tors to soak up the spectacular views and peace. The open moor starts at the front gate, so you can leave your car, don your walking boots and head out. The popular town of Chagford is nearby, here there are interesting little shops and a selection of good food pubs for a hearty lunch. A little further afield the historic cathedral city of Exeter, has plenty of amenities and lots to see and do.

Central heating, electric panel heaters with wood burning stove (started pack provided). Microwave, fridge-freezer, washing machine, TV with DVD, WiFi, Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot available on request, Off road parking for two cars. Up to three well-behaved dogs welcome (first pet is fee, the second and third at a charge of £25 per pet), Sorry no smoking. Note: This property has a private water supply which is tested regularly. Note: This property is approached over 70 yards of rough drive. Note: Domestic pets, as well as free ranging farm animals and wildlife are present in the immediate surrounding areas of Kestorway - we therefore politely request that dogs must be under effective close control at all times.

All ground floor. One double bedroom. Hall for coats/boots; living room with great views, wood burning stove, small TV/DVD and door to garden which surrounds the whole house; fitted kitchen/dining room (washing machine, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric cooker) with garden views; double bedroom with pretty views; shower-room (suite). Family and friends welcome to camp on site (extra), by arrangement.

A picturesque town at the northern point of Dartmoor National Park in Devon, Chagford is small in size but is packed with amenities and things to do. There is a wide range of shops as well as four pubs. Chagford also has more active facilities such as public tennis court and an open-air swimming pool to enjoy at your leisure.

Check-in: From 17:00pm
Check-out: Until 10:00am

Features

Parking Available
Rural
Countryside Views
WiFi
Garden / Patio
Romantic
Cycling Nearby
Fishing Nearby
Golf Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Walking / Hiking Nearby
Heating
Private Parking
Cot / Travel Cot
DVD / Blu-ray Player
Outdoor Furniture

Location

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Food and Drink
3.0 km
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3.0 km
3.0 km
6.2 km
Transport
33.8 km
Places to Visit
1.3 km
7.6 km
1.7 km
4.7 km
4.9 km
Things to Do
6.3 km
3.7 km

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