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Dray Cottage

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East Allington, near Totnes, Devon
Grade 5 Star rating
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Sleeps10
Bedrooms4
Bathrooms2
Pets 2
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Description

This lavish property sleeps ten guests and is set within an idyllic three acres of land including a fantastic tennis court.

Set in the heart of rural countryside, this spacious and lavishly furnished barn conversion shares 3 acres of grounds and an all weather tennis court, as well as free access to superb leisure facilities at Dartmouth Golf and Country Club, making it an ideal holiday home for families of all ages all year round. Whether for a holiday in the height of summer, enjoying the many attractions and beaches in the area, or for a family gathering in off peak season for a celebration, Dray Cottage is a superb choice. Dartmouth Golf and Country Club is 10 minutes’ drive. Other facilities at the club include an indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room, spa and gym. Golfers also receive a discount on the green fees.
Dray Cottage is set in the small hamlet of Fallapit, just outside the village of East Allington midway between the towns of Kingsbridge, Totnes and Dartmouth. This AONB has many sandy beaches and stunning coastline very close by, including Blue Flag beaches Slapton Sands, Beesands, East Portlemouth, Bantham, Bigbury and Thurlestone. The town of Dartmouth is nestled on the River Dart and offers boat trips, exclusive shops, galleries, many pubs and some famous restaurants. Totnes, 5 miles up the river, is a town steeped in history, enjoying a colourful and exuberant atmosphere, while Salcombe is another pretty riverside town, boasting a busy estuary with many yachts sailing by and a myriad of interesting shops and pubs in its winding streets. There are several NT properties in the area to explore and some delightful open gardens. With the South Hams coastal path stretching over 60 miles there is great walking and time can be spent exploring the rugged moorland.
A little further afield and well worth a visit is the Eden Project in Cornwall. Riding, sailing, sea and coarse fishing are available locally, as well as a good variety of shopping. Shops 3 miles, pubs ½ mile.

Large entrance hall. Spacious living/dining room with electric woodburner and beams. Large, well-equipped kitchen with French doors. Shower room with toilet. First floor: Two double (5ft) bedrooms, one with TV. Two twin bedrooms, each with pull-out bed (each for +1); one with TV. Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet.

  • Electric woodburner included
  • Electricity, NSH, bed linen and towels included
  • Travel cot
  • High chair
  • Three TVs (Sky in living room)
  • DVD
  • Stereo/CD
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Wi-fi
  • Payphone
  • Enclosed garden with patio and furniture
  • 3-acres of shared grounds with children’s play area
  • Barbecue
  • Parking (for 2 cars)
  • Shared tennis court
  • Free use of Golf and Country Club leisure facilities (10 mins’ drive). Other facilities at the club include an indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room, spa, gym. Discounted green fees for golf
  • Welcome pack
  • No smoking
  • Please note: Couples and family bookings only, no stag or hen parties. There is a pond in the grounds

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Features

  • Barbecue
    Barbecue
  • Dishwasher
    Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
    Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
    Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
    Golf nearby
  • Highchair
    Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
    Pub within 1 mile
  • Rural Location
    Rural Location
  • Stairgate
    Stairgate
  • Satellite TV
    Satellite TV
  • Telephone Chargeable
    Telephone Chargeable
  • Decorated at Christmas
    Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
    WiFi
  • Cot Available
    Cot Available
  • Luxury Collection
    Luxury Collection
  • Swimming Pool
    Swimming Pool
  • Washing Machine
    Washing Machine
  • Green Scheme
    Green Scheme
  • Coastal within 5 miles
    Coastal within 5 miles
  • Parking - On Site
    Parking - On Site
  • Children's Play Area
    Children's Play Area
  • Steam Room
    Steam Room
  • Gym
    Gym
  • Shower Cubicle
    Shower Cubicle
  • Celebration Houses
    Celebration Houses
  • Active Family Holidays
    Active Family Holidays


Customer Comments

  • 8

    19/08/2018
    Confirmed guest, 18/08/2018
    Nice place needs attention, nice kitchen, needed an Electric whisk so we bought one. Perhaps the fact that the Hoover didn't work accounted for the fact that it was in needs of a clean. Outside the tennis court is a nice option but in poor repair, all of the children's play is in dire need of attention.


  • 8

    10/07/2018
    Confirmed guest, 09/07/2018
    A very nice place with good facilities; two showers, dishwasher, large fridge and freezer, books, DVDs etc... A bit of noise from the other units nearby but not excessive - car parking was also a squeeze but doable if blocking your own party in. Had one small issue where a member of our group took the key to the beach rather than leave in the key safe (our fault), rang the owner for assistance/spare key but was told simply “no”! Fair enough, I suppose we’re all busy Exceptionally clean, 10mins from a large supermarket and a large living room and WiFi that actually works. We visit this area of Devon every year so the question is would I stay again? Most likely - yes.


  • 8

    07/07/2018
    Confirmed guest, 01/07/2018
    The cottage is spacious and lovely, with comfortable beds, great linen, well equipped, super-clean. It is one of a group of barn conversions that are quite close together. We weren’t bothered by noise at all, but it wasn’t really ‘isolated’ out in the countryside as I’d imagined. The only downside was slippery tiles in the upstairs bathroom and no extra toilet rolls provided so we had to call and ask for more (which were promptly provided). A great cottage overall. I’d recommend it.


  • 8

    06/06/2018
    Confirmed guest, 02/06/2018
    We had a lovely holiday here at the cottage, which was very spacious for our 2 families. The cottage is decorated extremely nicely and had lots of great equipment, a real home from home. Updating the linen to match the quality of the decor would make it perfect. We would also suggest updating the instructions to how to find the property by adding the second turning to fallapit . Finally, the shared play equipment on the complex is very old and although obviously isn't the responsibility of the cottage owner is worth bearing in mind. We look forward to revisiting the property.


  • 9

    04/03/2018
    Confirmed guest, 25/02/2018
    Lovely beautiful accommodation, owner very helpful. Only slight thing that wasn't very good were the tight parking spaces. Otherwise would love to spend more time there other than just a weekend.


  • 8

    04/01/2018
    Confirmed guest, 28/12/2017
    Lovely cottage, we booked for 7 nights ( Christmas week) comfortable, homely and very well equipped. My only negative was the garden! I'm sure in the summer it's delightful but in the winter it is a muddy bog! We actually left 2 days early as I could not cope with having to wash the dogs every time they went out. The grass area needs to be gated off in the winter . A real shame because everything else was really lovely.


  • 8

    17/12/2017
    Confirmed guest, 20/11/2017
    We enjoyed our weekend at Dray cottage, for a group of 10 adults it is quite cosy upstairs as there is only one bathroom and a shower room downstairs but we were relaxed so didn't mind waiting for the bathroom. The triple room was quite tight and we had to move the beds to avois one having a very low ceiling height. It was quite cold when we arrived, a nice touch would be to turn on the storage heaters prior to arrival in the winter. The kitchen was very well equipped but separate from hdining/lounge area so not very sociable. It was possible to walk to the pub in the village despite being told the walk was too far. For the price it was fine but not luxurious.


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