Property Reference: UKC2619
Bedrooms - 1
Sleeps - 2
Bathrooms - 1
Sorry no pets
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The Old Piggery - UKC2619 Cottage
1 bedroom, sleeps 2
Ideally situated for exploring the archaeological sites, pretty towns and villages and the rugged landscape of the Dartmoor National Park.
With views of the River Teign and a short walk to Shaldon Beach, these five holiday properties are situated on the owner’s family run, 80-acre farm and campsite. Forge Cottage (ref 28221), Meadow View (ref 30227), which is attached to the owner’s home, and Valley View (ref UKC1851) are first floor apartments, whilst The Cob Barn (ref UKC1852) is a detached, two-storey cottage, set at the top of the farm, close to The Old Piggery (ref UKC2619) which is a detached cottage sleeping two guests The Cob Barn and The Old Piggery share the courtyard garden and offer privacy from the other cottages. Children will love the farm animals which include sheep, kunekune pigs, miniature Shetland ponies, free range chickens and goats.
Wander the narrow streets of Shaldon, Smuggler’s Cove beach, play a round of pitch and putt or have a bite to eat in one of the many pubs. Shaldon is located on the South West Coastal Path, a 630-mile journey with beautiful views, allowing walkers to enjoy any part of the route. Both Dartmoor National Park and Exeter are only 20 minutes’ drive away, whilst the famous south Devon coast, with wonderful sandy beaches, is barely 3 miles.
Exeter and Newton Abbot racecourses, several golf courses, lots of family theme parks, Paignton Zoo, sailing and fishing can all be found within easy reach. Numerous National Trust properties are close by, including Agatha Christie’s Greenway.
Steam trains travel from Kingswear to Paignton, and Totnes to Buckfastleigh. Visit historic Dartmouth, with its bustling boat harbour and a castle, or Salcombe with its beaches and sailing. Kent’s Cavern, Model Village and Shaldon Zoo, and of course many tea shops, all serving Devon cream teas, can be found within easy reach. You can enjoy water sports, horse riding, golf and nature reserves, all close by. Take a trip from Torquay harbour to Brixham by boat, or visit the theatre in Torquay. Beach ¾ mile. Shop ¾ mile, pub and restaurant ½ mile.
These properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 16 guests.
Step to entrance. All on the ground floor.
Open plan living space: With tiled floor.
Living area: With Freeview TV.
Kitchen area: With gas oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge and washing machine.
Bedroom: With double bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Gas underfloor central heating, gas, electricity and Wi-Fi included. Freezer on-site (shared). Enclosed courtyard (shared with other property on-site). Sitting-out area with garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars.
All properties: Bed linen and towels included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack. Garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture and barbecue (shared with other properties on-site). No smoking.
Shaldon map and The Old Piggery - UKC2619 Cottage location
- Fuel and Power Included
- Pub within 1 mile
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- Cot Available
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