18th Century Cottage, The Pigwigs Place, Cornwood, Devon

Sleeps 6, 3 Bedrooms, 2 dogs allowed

The Pigwigs Place is a large cottage set in 120 acres of grounds in Devon. Dates to the 18th Century when it was first converted from a working barn into a gorgeous holiday cottage. They welcome families, friends and dogs to stay and enjoy a well-deserved break.

About the property

Pigwigs Place sleeps up to 6 people with two double bedrooms and a twin bedroom. It has a large family bathroom and a shower room available at the property. A cosy log burning stove, keeping it traditional just like the décor throughout the property. You have a feel of history in every corner. Open plan living with beams is just delightful. Enjoy a bite to eat in the dining area and make plans for the day head.

Outside the property

Outside you have plenty of space to explore, its great for kids and dogs to get stuck in a discover different areas. From a formal grownup garden to a little hideaway for the kids, outside has never been so much fun. They provide a BBQ area with seating, so why not try your hand at cooking for the family outdoors. Anyone for a game of tennis? What is extra special about this property is that you have full-size tennis courts. Keep up your fitness and play a game of tennis after a good day exploring.

Tennis Courts

The Pigwigs Place summary

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Two dogs allowed
  • Off-road parking
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Tennis Courts
  • Pond/Stream
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher

Nearby and places to visit

In terms of exploring, you have many choices, perhaps visit the Dartmoor slopes and discover the ancient hut circles. Or do you fancy a trip to the Zoo? Well, Dartmoor Zoo is only a few minutes away. Nearby beaches are Wembury or Mothecombe. The city of Plymouth is just under a ten-minute drive away, and here you will find restaurants, bars and shops. It’s an excellent location to explore Devon to its full potential with plenty of cycling routes and dog walking routes right on your doorstep. There is also a pub just down the road in Cornwood which is dog-friendly so don’t forget to drop in with your furry friend and enjoy a pint.

All in easy reach of the cottage

  • Pub 1 mile away
  • Dartmoor Zoo
  • Wembury
  • Mothecombe
  • Devon and the surrounding area
  • The city of Plymouth
  • Sparkwell 2 miles away
  • Salcombe 19 miles away

Dog-friendly Devon

Devon is famous for being dog-friendly, and everyone enjoys long walks with their dogs, so make sure you bring the dog. They allow two dogs here, and they don’t charge extra for them. However, there is a 100 pounds reasonable housekeeping bond charge, which you get back if you’ve been good campers.

The property is available to book only through Sykes, so head on over check dates and prices. You’re looking at around £660 for a week’s stay, and in the high season, it’s about £1100.

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