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The Mill Cottage

The Mill Cottage is snuggled into Lurcombe valley - the perfect place to escape...
43 reviews
The Mill Cottage is snuggled into Lurcombe valley - the perfect place to escape...
With a romantic cottage feel, its warm and inviting with plenty of character
We LOVE Cushions!
'The whole trip was super-relaxed, an amazing stay' Pip McCormac, Lifestyle Director, Red Magazine
The Mill Living Room - with plenty of beams, this is the quintessential English cottage.
Chin Chin! The perfect place to unwind after a long day exploring the Moor & the Coast.
Easy chairs, cosy cushions and throws, The Mill has that homely feel and helps you immediately relax
The Superking sized bed will have you rested in no time!
A bottle of wine, pint of milk & fresh farm eggs are included...
A fully fitted kitchen with all mod cons will have you whipping up a feast!
For this is countryside in the Soho Farmhouse model (but without those stellar prices!)
The Mill boasts a huge Superking Sized bed and a cute peephole window overlooking rolling fields...
Feel a million miles away from the trappings of the everyday....
Complimentary use of our tennis court, rackets & balls - the court is set within the hillside...
Dartmoor stone circles - only a short drive from Lurcombe. Plenty to do - ideal for Moor & Coast
The living room overlooks rolling hills, called Great Orchard.
Part of Lurcombe Gardens. The farm itself is situated in over 40 acres of Devon countryside
Haytor - 3 miles from Lurcombe - so much to do. Town, Country, Moor and Coast all so accessible...
Scruff, one of our lovely dogs. The dogs love accompanying you on your walks around the farm....
Beautiful Lurcombe - snuggled into the rich Devon hills...
Situated only a few miles from Dartmoors iconic Tors, this is the perfect place to explore the moor
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, England
The Mill Cottage is a cosy self catering cottage on the edge of Dartmoor, with easy access to the moor and coast, that sleeps 2. With a romantic cottage feel, its warm and inviting with plenty of character - the cute 'hobbit sized' feature window looking across rolling hills and the exquisite ornate mantlepiece helps give the Mill cottage its quirkyness.

Comprising of a stunning living room, fully fitted kitchen, Super king size bed in the snuggliest of rooms and a brand new wet room big enough for two, this really is a romantic rural retreat. The cottage also has the benefit of a small utility room, which is perfect for those muddy/sandy boots & coats after a day spent exploring the moor and the coast.

The living room style is quaint, with lots of little touches to help you relax – snuggly blankets and table lamps to help...
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About the Owner, Sarah & Nick S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 20 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 93 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
We want you to treat the cottage as a second home. It really does have the homely feel and although we will be around if you need us, we want you to feel like you have complete and utter R&R. We'll send you all the details you need via email once you've booked and we are always available should you need us throughout your stay.
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English first
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago for a stay in June 2017

Management response:

Thank you Dave - we are thrilled you had a lovely escape. We very much look forward to seeing you again soon, kind regards, Sarah and Nick x


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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 15 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Outstanding apartment, friendly hosts, beautiful weather, great views. This is the perfect base for exploring Dartmoor. We can't recommend it highly enough. We will definitely be returning.

Management response:

Hello both! Thank you so much. That's so lovely to hear! We will very much look forward to welcoming you back soon! All the very best to you! Sarah, Nick, Holly & Scruff x


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Reviewed 28 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Fantasticactress place , great accomofation and golden Hosts. This was our best holidays in a long time. Easily accessible place within Dartmoor and most of the sandy beaches within 20 min drive. Nick and Sarah are great hosts and holly and scruff are fabulous farm/ walk guides. The view from the cottage is beautiful, calm and rejuvenating. We would definitely...

Management response:

Hi Both! Thank you for your lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Hope all well - sending our very best wishes from Dartmoor, Sarah, Nick and family x


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
We do accept babes in arms up to a year old and can provide a travel cot. The property was a labour of love and has been renovated to a high standard. We want you to feel very...
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About the neighbourhood

Dartmoor - an area steeped in archaeological history, myths and legends and local interest (including Hay Tor Rocks, Hound Tor (made famous by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes. The Lych Way, Bellever, Scorhill Stone Circle and so much more!
Totnes - a bohemian arty town, filled to the brim with local shops/produce. Take a boat trip from Totnes on to Dartmouth (made famous by Agatha Christie's house) and the stunning views across the water. <
The Templar Way walking routes ( based on the Templer's transportation of granite from Haytor Quarries to Teignmouth via a stone railroad built about 1820)
Devon Guild of Craftsmen - contemporary art fair open every day in the town of Bovey Tracey.
A wealth of cycling routes (from the Dartmo...
Getting around
•We are only 10 minutes from Newton Abbot, Ashburton and 25 minutes from Exeter, 30 minutes from Plymouth.
•We are located in a great location, only 3 miles from Haytor and the iconic Tors of Dartmoor
•The nearest train station is Newton Abbot, the nearest airport Exeter

* We email informative directions to you along with our booking confirmation…
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 33.0 km
Railway: Newton Abbot: 7.0 km
Ferry: Dartmouth: 34.0 km
Once you receive your booking confirmation we will send you a full set of directions.
20 Minutes from Exeter
30 mins from Plymouth
5 minutes from the A38 Expressway and very accessible
Lurcombe is very accessible to local towns and villages and gives you the opportunity to explore town and country.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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