South Cuma

Drewsteignton, Dartmoor

  • 5 Star

You can book this property from:

  • £1,263 per week
  • £180 per night
  • 5 Star

Facilities

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 3 king/super-king beds
  • 2 double beds
  • 1 sofa bed

Appliances

  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer

Bathrooms

  • 5 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower

Families

  • Family friendly
  • Cot
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Sky TV
  • Games room
  • Countryside views
  • No mobile signal

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf

How far to ...?

  • Beach 25 miles
  • Pub 2.1 miles
  • Shop 2.3 miles

Accessibility

  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Unfenced pond in garden, children must be supervised. Private Water Supply. All showers/hot water can't be used at the same time due to the ground source heat pump and limited supply. Snooker Table for over 16's. 0.5 miles of unmade track to the property, not suitable for low slung cars/sport cars.
  • Check in: 7:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Property Name: South Cuma 
Description: Converted Threshing Barn

Pre-arrival
The nearest bus stop is: Crockernwell
The nearest train station is: Exeter
The nearest food shop is: Cheriton Bishop
The nearest pub/restaurant is: Drewsteignton or Fingle Bridge
The nearest petrol is: Whiddon Down
Mobility equipment hire is: Exeter 


Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available: Private
For what sized cars? Any
Good space to unload once parked? Yes
Number of spaces available: 6
The parking surface is: Gravel
Distance to the property from the parking:Adjacent to property
Is parking level? Yes
Distance to nearest parking area: N/A
Is it pay and display? N/A
The width of the path to the property is: 1m Minimum
How many steps are there en-route to the entrance: 3

Main entrance
How many entrances are there to the property? 3
The doors widths are: 1m
Keyhole height: 
How many steps are there to the entrance: Slight step over threshold to 3 x entrances

Living and dining rooms
The flooring is: Stone
The door widths are: About 1m
Is there good space between the furniture: Yes 
Is it movable or fixed: Movable

Kitchen
The flooring is: Stone
The door widths are: Over 1m
The worktop height is: Standard
Is the oven set high or low? Higher level
The fridge height is: Full height
The freezer height is: Full height 
Is crockery stored high or low? Low
Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen area, if so which and where: Yes - Entrance Hall

Bedrooms and landings
How many floors does the property have: 2
The number of steps between floors is: 13
The flooring is: Laminate 
The door widths are: Standard
Bed sizes are: 6' (superking) 5' (king) and 4'6" (Double)
Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable

Bathrooms and cloakrooms
The door widths are: Standard
Is there an accessible or adapted WC? No
Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower? No
Is there a ground floor WC? No
Is there a ground floor bath or shower room? Yes
Does the bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted: No
Is there any shower where access is level rather than having to step up? No 
The flooring is: Tiled

General
Is there a land line for guests to use? Yes, emergencies only 
Mobile reception details: Weak - No signal
Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not WC or baths)? Yes
Are electrical sockets generally set low or high? Low
Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? No
Any other information: Wood burner in living area & snug. Ground source heat pump. Private water supply.

Description

South Cuma sits on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park, recently renovated and stylishly designed. Across four bedrooms, sleeping 10, it has the perfect makings for the ultimate family or friends getaway. Set along a 0.5 mile unmade track and only two neighbouring properties  and with its beautiful Countryside surroundings, South Cuma provides the perfect spot to switch off from daily stresses with no mobile signal and no light pollution at night - great for star gazing. Inside the property is an abundance open, social living spaces with its enormous floor to ceiling height of 21ft in the living room. The kitchen has been wonderfully equipped with two ovens, grills, wine fridges and Smeg coffee machine plus benefitting from a Games room with full size Snooker table (over 16's only) and separate Snug at the other end of the property. From the living space, stairs lead up to the master bedroom with views out to the garden and three further bedrooms can be found at the other end of the barn.

From the kitchen area, bi-folding doors open out to the patio area with outdoor dining furniture and Gas barbeque. At the bottom of the garden is the unfenced pond, children must be supervised at all times. South Cuma is just over two miles from Drewsteignton which sits in the valley of the river teign, the village benefits from a Post Office/Village Stores, Country Pub and gourmet fine dining restaurant. The property is in the ideal location for those who love to explore, ramble and enjoy long walks along pretty, high hedge rowed country lanes and footpaths. Fingle Bridge is also two miles from the property, where a good food pub sits on the river teign, providing excellent home cooked food, sunday carverys and breath-taking scenery. For those hot summer days, the river provides many bathing areas and river beaches; a great day out for all the family. Nearby, Chagford known for its vibrant local community, 15th and 16th century buildings, independent shops, eateries and largest freshwater fed outdoor swimming pool in Devon. Yet, the Cathedral city of Exeter is only 14 miles away.

 

Accommodation ground floor - Front door into Entrance Hall/Utility are with washing machine, tumble drier, under the counter freezer, sink, shower room with washbasin and W.C. Open plan Kitchen/Dining/Living Room with two integrated electric ovens, two integrated electric grills, induction hob, two wine fridges, integrated SMEG coffee machine, microwave, fridge-freezer, island with six bar stools and sink. Dining table with eight chairs. Wall mounted TV. woodburner, two large sofas, bluetooth speaker, open tread stairs to master bedroom. Games Room with full size Snooker table (over 16's only), table tennis. Second hall  with cloakroom, washbasin, W.C., Stairs leading up to three further bedrooms. Snug with woodburner, 49" TV, SKY HD, four seater leather sofa, leather armchair, children's toy kitchen. First Floor -  Master bedroom with super-king bed (6ft), bedside tables and lamps, chest of drawers, full length mirror, freestanding bath, juliet balcony with glass balustrade looking out to garden. En-suite shower room with wash basin and W.C., wall mounted towel rail. Bedroom 2 with King size bed (5ft) with bedside tables and lamps, mirrored double wardrobe. en-suite bathroom (no separate door) bath with hand shower, wash basin and W.C. Bedroom 3 with King size bed (5ft), bedside tables and lamps, chest of drawers and door to Jack and Jill en-suite shower room. Jack and Jill en-suite shower room, accessed from Bedroom 3 and Bedroom 4 with wash basin and W.C., walk-in shower. Bedroom 4, family room with two double beds (4ft 6'), chest of drawers, internal window looking down to living area (best for 4 children or 2 adults). 

Facilities - Private parking in front of the house for 6/8 cars. Changeover Day: Friday Arrival - 4.00pm - Departure 10.00am Security Deposit: This property has a refundable Accidental Damage Deposit of £400, which is payable to Marsdens Devon Cottages with the final balance of your holiday, eight weeks prior to your arrival, and is refunded within 5 working days of your departure. Alternatively, you may wish to pay a non-refundable Accidental Damage Deposit Waiver equivalent to 10% of the Accidental Damage Deposit value, which covers you for the full value of the Accidental Damage Deposit, should any damage occur during your stay. Power and Heat: Heating & Electricity included in rent. Ground Source Heat Pump. Woodburner in the Kitchen/Lounge/Diner and Snug (Guests to bring their own wood). Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels are provided for your stay (Please bring your own beach towels). Baby Equipment: Travel Cot and Highchair (please bring own cot linen) Shop 2.3 mi Pub 2.1 mi. N.B  No smoking, No pets, Short Breaks Accepted in Low and Mid Season Minimum of 3 Nights. No Smoking. No pets. WiFi Provided. Weak Mobile Phone Signal. Snooker Table for over 16's. UNFENCED POND in the garden. 0.5 miles of unmade track to the property, not suitable for low slung cars/sport cars. Private Water Supply. All showers/hot water can't be used at the same time due to the ground source heat pump and limited supply. 

 

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