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  • Church Thatch Picture postcard three storey thatched cottage  | Church Thatch, Abbotskerswell, near Newton Abbot
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  • Church Thatch Picture postcard three storey thatched cottage  | Church Thatch, Abbotskerswell, near Newton Abbot
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    Church Thatch

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    Property ref: S93255

    • Bedrooms 5

    • Sleeps 11

    • Baths 3

    • Pets 1

    • Wifi Yes

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    About this property

    Explore the unspoilt coast and countryside of south Devon with its three Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
    Situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Abbotskerswell is Church Thatch, a picture postcard ‘chocolate box’ five bedroomed, three storey thatched cottage with idyllic views of the 15th-century village church yet just a stones throw from the pretty pub serving delicious evening meals and local ales to the ever friendly locals and visitors alike. With Church Thatch, you get the best of both worlds. A home that replicates the 500 year old surrounding thatched farmhouse properties, yet has all the contemporary convenience of a house built only 15 years ago. Walk through the solid oak front door into the aged limestone floored hall and choose to relax in front of the limestone and oak inglenook fireplace with its cast iron wood burner warming the solid oak floored spacious living room big enough for 12 people to enjoy the latest Sky TV movie on the 42” television. Or maybe the kids would like to chill in the adjacent snug on bean bags playing Xbox 360 games or just relaxing while mum and dad prepare a family meal on the gas fired 4-oven bright red shiny Aga. The huge homely kitchen with its limestone floors and fireplace, solid oak worktops and dining table is big enough for everyone to enjoy a special family meal time together. After a game of football on the floodlight astro turf mini football pitch or just a glass of wine on the south facing patio it’s time for bed in one of the four tastefully furnished double rooms on the first floor. There is also a stunning medieval style second floor with its own 7ft double antique bed, en-suite with walk-in shower, oak trusses, fitted wardrobes, sloping ceilings, and a separate sleeping area with two single day beds for those tired little ones. It doesn’t matter if you’re looking for coastal walks or seaside fun for the kids, in Torbay or Teignmouth, Dartmoor with it’s ponies or a cream tea at Cockington village, you are only 20-minutes drive away from any of those. A visit to the classy Roman city of Exeter for a day of shopping and eating out, or a fun packed trip to Crealy Adventure Park with all of its rides is only a 30-minute trip. Beach 7 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 200 yards.
    Ground Floor:
    Living room:
    With wood burner, 42" Sky TV, DVD player, CD player, beams and French doors leading to patio.
    Kitchen/dining room: With gas 4-oven Aga, combi microwave/oven/grill, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and tiled floor.
    Snug: With Xbox 360.
    Utility room:
    With washing machine.
    First Floor:
    Bedroom 1
    : With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
    Bedroom 2: With double bed.
    Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
    Bedroom 4: With twin beds.
    Bathroom: With bath and toilet.
    Second Floor:
    Bedroom 5: With zip and link Emperor bed (can be twin beds on request), double bed, single bed (for child) and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
    Maximum occupancy 12 guests.
    Gas underfloor central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate. Welcome pack. Enclosed patio with garden furniture and astro turf floodlit all weather pitch. Private parking for 4 cars. No smoking.

    Accommodation

    Open Fire / Woodburner
    Detached Property
    Dishwasher
    Enclosed Garden/Patio
    Garden / Patio
    Golf nearby
    Highchair
    Pub within 1 mile
    Pets – no charge
    Stairgate
    Television
    Woodburning Stove
    WiFi
    Bed Linen & Towels Included
    Cot Available
    Washing Machine
    Newly Listed Property
    Welcome Cottages
    Shower Cubicle

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    Local amenities

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    • Court Farm Inn
      < 0.5 miles
    • Fermoy’s Garden Centre & Farm Shop
      1 mile
    • Ye Olde Cider Bar
      1.5 miles
    • Tuckers Maltings
      2 miles
    • Marks & Spencer
      3 miles
    • Coombe Cellars
      3.5 miles
    • Le Bistrot Pierre
      4.5 miles
    • Costa Coffee
      5 miles
    • Angels Tea Rooms
      5 miles
    • Rock Garden
      5 miles

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