Lilac Cottage

Harbertonford near Totnes, Devon (Ref. 1019001)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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The property

Totnes 3.9 miles.

A picture postcard property offering you and your loved ones the chance to make everlasting memories in this scenic spot of Devon.

Grade II Listed, you can be sure that this dwelling oozes character and tradition, from its wooden beams to its low ceilings.

With contemporary interior, this cottage has been thoughtfully styled to offer you home comforts crossed with quirks, giving you a truly superb experience.

Head down the five steps and delight at your home-away-from-home; before unpacking recline in one of the plush sofas with a cup of tea in hand and make a plan of action for the day, whether it’s a simple stroll in the village or a day trip to the beach, the surrounding area of Lilac Cottage has it all.

Once you’ve relaxed with an hour or two of television, head to the kitchen for an afternoon snack, hosting all types of appliances, the kitchen provides you ample opportunities to rustle up any meal you fancy to be enjoyed at the contemporary styled breakfast bars.

At the rear of the property is a garden room, open up the back doors to let your furry friends get their exercise whilst you sit and relax enjoying the sunshine.

The enclosed garden is the perfect spot to enjoy your morning coffee whilst enjoy the fresh air and tranquillity of the area.

Heading up the stairs will bring you to your resting spots; comprising of a double and a twin, this cottage has been styled with families in mind, and serviced by a gleaming bathroom, you can be sure to indulge in a relaxing soak before curling up in bed with a good book.

The idyllic village of Harbertonford is a lovely place to explore, take a stroll to the Harbourne River with the little ones and the dogs for an afternoon of nature spotting and countryside rambling, stopping at the local shop on the way back to the dwelling for a well-deserved snack.

A short journey by car will bring you to the delightful market town of Totnes, home to an abundance of activity including a weekly market, two museums and a castle, it makes the perfect place for a day trip.

Slightly further afield is Dartmouth, with its historic wonders to uncover, watersports on the beach, and plenty more family-friendly activities, this bustling town is sure to bring excitement to all ages.

Lilac Cottage provides everything you could need to enjoy an action-packed adventure or a relaxing tranquil visit to Dartmoor in this exciting area of the south of England.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double and 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with two breakfast bars, wine fridge and water dispensing fridge
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • Sun room.
  • Electric panel heaters with woodburning stove
  • Electric double oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, TV with FreeSat, Bluetooth speaker, WiFi and a selection of books
  • Bed linen and towels provided
  • Roadside parking next to cottage
  • Artificial grass garden with furniture
  • Upto three well-behaved dogs welcome
  • No smoking
  • Village Shop 100 meters, Petrol station/mini market 0.1 miles, pub 2 miles
  • Please note: There are low doorways throughout the cottage and on the stairs due to its traditional cottage structure, there are also five steps down to enter the property

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

About the location


Dartington 1.9 miles; Staverton 3.5 miles; Habertonford 3.6 miles.

The market town of Totnes is at the head of the estuary of the River Dart, in the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Its historic Fore Street is lined with interesting shops, tea rooms, restaurants and a weekly Elizabethan market, offering local produce and unique finds. During the festive period, the streets of Totnes come alive with its annual Christmas market. From Totnes, set off on walking routes with stunning backdrops along the Dart Valley Trail, or explore the historic Totnes Castle. The historic navel town of Dartmouth and the shops and estate at Dartington are just a short drive away.

Please note: There are low doorways throughout the cottage and on the stairs due to its traditional cottage structure

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas