Choosing luxury cottages in Hartland will bring you to an exquisite part of north Devon. The Hartland Peninsula is perfect for outdoor lovers and wildlife enthusiasts and with the city of Exeter, not too far away, has something for everyone. Many of the properties will have lovely views, stunning interiors, high-spec fixtures and fittings, you can be detached, have an enclosed garden if taking young children or pets, the choice really is yours.
The town of Hartland is a perfect place to get away from it all, remote but charming with a good selection of gift and craft shops plus some lovely cafes and restaurants to enjoy a Devonshire Cream Tea. The long main street is lined with pretty cottages leading you to the town square and the church of St John, built on the site of the old 17th century town hall, with the original clock remaining.
The South West Coastal Path circles the area, with open moors and ancient bridleways offering something to challenge serious hikers as well as plenty of leisurely strolls. With over 17,000 acres of outstanding natural beauty to explore you won’t be short of footpaths to explore. There’s lots of wildlife, animals, birds and sea life as well as a wonderful variety of wild flowers at all times of the year.
Hartland Abbey is a great choice for a family day out. Built in the 12th century, the abbey is used daily by the family who live here, giving it a homely feel. The 50 acre grounds offer plenty of space for children to run around and you'll find an intriguing mix of Georgian, Regency and Victorian decor in the house itself, as well as fine furniture and paintings.
Luxury cottages by the sea in Hartland go very quickly so make sure you book yours today and look forward to discovering some of the most spectacular coastline along one of the most unspoilt headlands in the British Isles.