Coachmans Cottage

Both weekly and short breaks lettings

24 Birchland Rd, Sparkwell, Plymouth, Devon PL7 5DN, UK
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Coachmans Cottage is located in the pretty countryside village of Sparkwell, which sits on the edge of Dartmoor and just a short drive from the South Devon coast.

The beautiful three bedroom dog friendly cottage comfortably accommodates up to seven and is ideal for both families or couples.

To the rear of the cottage is a fully enclosed garden and a wonderful decked terrace with private hot tub. Views from the garden are of the South Hams, which are best enjoyed from the comfort of the hot tub or whilst enjoying an alfresco dinner or summer evening BBQ.

Inside the former coach-house has been tastefully decorated throughout with a wonderful mix of old and new beautifully complimenting each other to provide plenty of charm and character.

The large and spacious lounge is perfect for all season with a wood-burning stove, comfy sofas and a TV complete with DVD player. WiFi is also available at the cottage.

Double doors lead through from the sitting room to the dining area where a good sized table comfortably seats up to seven for all occasions. Patio doors also open out onto the terrace and garden beyond.

A well-equipped kitchen has gorgeous views of the countryside and in the winter an AGA is available to add a little extra warmth to this lovely cosy cottage. The kitchen is fitted with a wide range of appliances, including a Rangmaster cooker, a dishwasher, a fridge/freezer and a coffee machine. A separate utility room house the washing machine and is ideal for storing muddy boots and wet coats.

There are three good sized bedrooms at Coachmans Cottage, the first is a double and located at the rear of the property on the ground floor. This beautiful bedroom has a super king bed and private access to the terrace where the hot tub is situated. Next door to this bedroom is a snug sitting room where a z-bed for a seventh guest can be positioned. The snug also has a toy box, a rocking horse and a TV with built in DVD player. Also, located downstairs is the family shower room.

The final two bedrooms are situated on the first floor and include a bright twin and pretty double with views of the garden. These two bedrooms share the upstairs family bathroom, which is fitted with a jacuzzi bath with overhead shower.

Coachmans Cottage is ideally located for exploring this beautiful area of Devon. The beaches on the South Coast are only a short drive away and include the wonderful Bantham, Wembury and Mothecombe. Plymouth and the Barbican are also within easy reach and provide an excellent day out no matter what the weather.

Opposite the cottage is Dartmoor Zoo, which was the inspiration for Matt Damon’s film ‘We bought a zoo’, it also has strong connections to the owners of Coachmans. Other nearby attractions include National Trust managed properties such as Saltram, Buckland and Cotehele, Woodlands, Diggerland and Splashdown Waterpark.

Many outdoor activities can be enjoyed locally including wonderful walks, cycling and horse riding. There is also a golf course located in Sparkwell.

For a special occasion, The Treby Arms a Michelin Star restaurant is within walking distance of the cottage and is run by a former Masterchef winner. Many other pubs and restaurants are also within easy reach.


Property Type Both weekly and short breaks lettings
Price Range 525
Bedrooms 3
Sleeps 7
Bathrooms 2
National Tourist Board Grade not rated
Cottage Features
Disabled access
Garden furniture
Ground Floor Bedroom
Ground Floor Bathroom
Fridge / Freezer
Fire - Log
Central Heating
Countryside View
Hot Tub
Parking - driveway
Radio with CD
Radio with CD, DVD
Towels included
TV with DVD
TV - Digital
TV - Freeview
Washing Machine
Types of Holiday Cottage
Children friendly cottage
Dog friendly cottage
Family cottage
Rural cottage
Large cottage
Lovers cottage
Luxury cottage
Romantic cottage
Village cottage
Winter Cottage
Pet Friendly
Number of Pets 2
Changeover day Saturday 10 am
Baby Friendly
Children: any age
Cot available
Highchair available
Local to Cottage
Doctors - short drive away
Post Office - short drive away
Pubs - short drive away
Restaurants - short drive away
Shops - short drive away
Bike - easy access
Bird watching
Golf course - short drive away
Horse Riding - short drive away
Fishing - short drive away
Sailing - Kite sailing
Sailing - Windsurfing
Sea Swimming
Swimming Pool - short drive away
Walking - from the cottage
Booking Number 01271 377432
Smoking Sorry no smoking
Country United Kingdom
State/Province Devon
distance: 3,491 Miles
Address 24 Birchland Rd, Sparkwell, Plymouth, Devon PL7 5DN, UK

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