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Foxgloves
Plymouth
Devon
England
PL6 7BZ

Foxgloves, Plymouth, Devon
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Sleeps a maximum of: 2

Pricing From: £252.00

This immaculate single storey cottage is in an incredible setting and sleeps up to two people in one bedroom.

Foxgloves is an immaculate, single storey cottage just a short walk from the River Tavy and Lopwell Dam. The breathtaking Lopwell Dam and nature reserve can be found on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park and the location is nothing short of idyllic - a haven for wildlife. The Bere Peninsula Cycle Route runs nearby, and the Tamar Discovery Trail begins at Lopwell, offering excellent walking and cycling in a stunning rural landscape.

The cottage shares with the friendly owners two acres of grounds, which were formerly part of Lord Roborough's 6000 acre estate. You are welcome to explore or simply enjoy the beautiful views from the private patio. Inside, Foxgloves is beautifully finished, and thoroughly well done - a perfect choice for that 'special occasion'.

The lounge is warm and spacious and the kitchen well equipped, though you may be tempted by the delicious lunches served at The Old Pump House cafe on the banks of the Tavy nearby.


RECENT CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Brilliant Foxgloves
Well named . Many foxgloves in this beautiful location. Idyllic spot , fully and expensively equipped and and maintained. Heather and Alan are a lovely couple. Totally recommended.
FAD123
2019-06-29


What a beautiful place
What a beautiful place, just a short walk down the hill to Lopwell Dam and a 5 minute drive to Dartmoor and it's ponys .Heather and Alan were great hosts ,they have a great place here at foxgloves, set in a wonderful garden of their own home with many different types of tree and shrubs all creating a year round peaceful setting where you can just chill out especially on the seat under the magnificent copper beech and take in the view down over the river tavy . Fifteen minutes drive and you are in Plymouth or the other way and you are in Tavistock with its Pannier Market and a lovely walk along by the river .Just a short drive and you are in Cornwall with its many harbours and attractions .Heather and Alan recommended a lovely pub in the nearby village of Peter tavey where we had a really nice meal from their well varied menu .We look forward to our next stay here .
Wander62670135864
2019-05-17


Perfect holiday cottage
This is such.an amazing place to stay. The cottage is perfectl in every way. Situated in Devon but within easy reach of Cornwall. The cottage is extremely beautiful and the cottage is situated in a beautiful surrounding. The owners were really welcoming but not intrusive at all. Beautiful welcome pick on arrival. This is the ideal place to relax and recharge your batteries. Beautiful walks are all around. This is a must for any holiday either for couples or a single person. We can?t wait to return. Thank you Malcolm
Vacationer544287
2019-04-03


Fantastic holiday
We stayed at foxgloves the orevious September 2017 for a week and loved every min of it. In fact we liked it so much we booked it for May 2018. The weather was absolutely gorgeous as was the cottage. Nice and quiet and not too far from the high lights if both Devon and Cornwall Cant wait for my next stay in May 2019 Highly recommend this place for a couple wanting to get away
Rob S
2018-07-10


Can't wait to go back
This cottage is absolutely perfect for couples or a single person, who wants a piece of heaven. The cottage is much bigger than the photos would lead you to think. The setting is absolutely perfect, overlooking the River Tavy. The cottage is immaculate but cosy at the same time. It is very well equipped and to a very high standard. The owners are very welcoming, and happy to help with anything. However, they are in no way intrusive. The gardens are beautiful and the owners are happy for guests to explore it. It is teeming with bird life and I would have been happy to spend the entire holiday in the garden. There are some wonderful walks in the immediate area, and many beautiful gardens and historical buildings to visit. This is a must visit cottage and we are definitely going back. Loved it.
Shirley B
2018-04-20


Amenities:

Highlights

Dishwasher
Cooker
Fridge
Washing Machine
Television
WiFi

Bedrooms
1

Bathrooms
1

Details
Underfloor heating
Electric cooker, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer
TV/DVD, WiFi
Bed linen and towels included free of charge
Off road parking for two cars
Extensive garden shared with owner and private patio
Regret no pets
No smoking
Pub 1 mile
Shop 3 miles

Changeover Day
Fri

Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Bere Ferrers, St Andrews Church - 1.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Buckland Abbey - 1.6 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Denham Bridge - 2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Garden House - 2.5 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Morwellham Quay - 3.7 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Cotehele, Chapel in the Woods - 4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Cotehele - 4.1 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Cotehele Mill - 4.3 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Saltram - 6.2 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Antony House - 6.3 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.



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