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Uphill Coach House

Lustleigh - Devon

Uphill Coach House

Lustleigh - Devon

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"A 19th century coach house in Dartmoor’s wild, untouched scenery, just a short stroll away from the quaint village of Lustleigh"

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  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2

  Highlights...

  • The two-bed coach house has been beautifully restored to blend its original features with modern home comforts.
  • There’s an open-plan living area and two en-suite bedrooms, finished with timber beams and rustic floorboards.
  • There are books and games to keep you entertained, along with walking trails, maps and a ping-pong table.
  • Dartmoor National Park oozes with a mysterious natural beauty and boasts dramatic landscapes and charming, country villages.

  You should know...

  • The courtyard parking area is reached via a narrow driveway; it is shared with the owners who live in the adjacent property.
  • The coach house does not have access to standard TV services but it does have a DVD player/library and free WIFI.

The Details...

Soak up the mysterious beauty of Dartmoor’s wild, untouched scenery, from this Grade II-listed hideout in the quaint village of Lustleigh. Nestled amongst flourishing fields and rich, rural landscapes, Uphill Coach House is a tranquil retreat for couples, friends and families. Follow the ancient trails through Dartmoor National Park, admiring the alluring valleys, tumbling waterfalls and crumbling castles. Craggy stone tors pierce the dramatic, open moorlands, and are joined by rare and beautiful wildlife darting amongst the magical, soaring woodlands.

Uphill Coach House is in the heart of this magnificent parkland, and was once a working coach house for the adjacent manor building. Beautifully restored to maintain its original 19th Century features, it is now a luxurious country escape with contemporary home comforts. Look out for its thick timber beams and its rustic floorboards or its exposed stone walls and sink-in furnishings. Handmade throws and underfloor heating are on hand for those cold, winter months, while the private, south-facing garden is perfect for catching some summer sun.

The main living accommodation can be found on the first floor of the coach house and includes an open-plan living and kitchen area and two en-suite bedrooms. There’s a modern, county kitchen with plenty of mod-cons, overlooking a farmhouse dining table and a cosy sink-in sofa. Massive windows capture captivating views and flood the room with warm, natural hues. There are DVDs, books and games to keep you entertained, along with walking guides and maps to help you plan out your days.

Two peaceful, en-suite bedrooms are set at either end of the living area, one with a sumptuous king-size bed and one with two comfy singles. Both are finished with soothing colours and plush, designer bedding, while the master en-suite bathroom even has a quirky open ceiling.

Days can be spent immersed in the wilderness of Dartmoor National Park, walking its endless trails and foraging in the towering woodlands. Protected castles and country estates are folded into the landscapes, along with windswept beaches, pretty woodland and historic market towns. The sleepy village of Lustleigh is just a short stroll across the fields and has a thatched, local pub and a charming Devonshire tearoom. Bovey Tracey and Ashburton are also just a short drive away and are famed for their independent antique stores and gallery displays.

Features...

Essential Features
  • Baby Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Heating
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • No Dogs
  • No Smoking
  • Rural Location
  • Town/village Location
Living Spaces
  • Board Games
  • Books
  • Games equipment
Kitchen/Utility
  • Coffee maker
  • Cooker gas/electric
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
Bed/Bath
  • Bath
  • Cot
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels (bath)
Tech
  • DVD Player
Outside
  • Firepit
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
Also Available
  • Babysitting
  • Off road free parking
  • Table tennis

We have superfast broadband and a DVD player/flat screen with DVD library (there is no TV). We would consider one well behaved dog.

Nearby...

  • Beach (sea)
  • Bird watching
  • Boat trips
  • Cooking classes
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Historical sites
  • Horse riding
  • Markets
  • Massage
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Walking
  • Museums/Galleries
  • Nightlife (low key)
  • Pub/Bar
  • Restaurants
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Spa
  • Supermarket/food shop
  • Surfing
  • Swimming pool (public)
  • Tennis
  • Wellbeing
  • Wildlife
  • Yoga
  • Zoo/Wildlife park

We are in one of the prettiest villages in Dartmoor National Park with stunning walks direct from our doorstep.

Uphill Coach House

  Nearest Airport

Exeter Airport is 40 minutes drive, Bristol airport is 1 hour 30 minutes drive.

Detailed Pricing Information...

There is a 7 night minimum stay in July and August with changeover on a Friday.

3 night minimum stay in other peak periods (Christmas/Easter/Half term school holidays) check in on any day.

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