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The ancient town of Okehampton is referred to as the 'Gateway to Dartmoor'. Nestled at the northern end of this spectacular national park, it's a delightful market town full of historic charm.

Okehampton dates back to the Bronze Age, when ancient settlers set up camp on a site where the East and West Okement rivers meet. The Saxons built the first church and the Normans built Okehampton's spectacular castle, the ruins of which are enjoyed by many today.

Much of the town's wealth was derived from trading in tin and wool, the story of which is featured in the Museum of Dartmoor Life.

Today, elegant historic buildings line the streets, including several coaching inns and the town hall, which has a granite facade dating back to 1685. The town has many independent artisan food and crafts shops, smart tea rooms and an original Victorian glass-roofed shopping arcade.

Peaceful Simmons Park offers leisurely strolls through ornamental gardens and along the river, plus excellent sports facilities for the more energetic. Okehampton's biggest outdoor asset is the countryside beyond. Often known as the walking capital of Dartmoor, some of Dartmoor's best walks are within easy reach, offering stunning views of the moorland over to Exmoor on clear days. The spectacular fast flowing Lydford Gorge is also only a few miles away.

Okehampton is also a great cycling destination, with national cycle routes the Granite Way and the Dartmoor Way running through the town. Cycle hire is available locally. Alternatively, you could view Dartmoor on horseback or enjoy peace and tranquillity fishing the rivers. The picturesque North Devon coast and Cornwall are also within easy reach.

For a relaxing holiday where you decide how active you want to be, Okehampton has so much to offer. Book your perfect break today by searching for Okehampton holiday cottages.

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The Threshing Barn Ref: E5192


This truly exceptional 14th-century barn, now beautifully converted and offering great views and a well appointed interior, sits on the northern fringes of Dartmoor National Park, for walking, riding and picnicking in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Granite tors, sparking streams and picturesque villages with quaint pubs are just some of Dartmoor’s charms, whilst just 3 miles away, the market town of Okehampton boasts golf, swimming, tennis and cinema. Castle Drogo (NT) is within easy reach as is sailing on Roadford Lake (10 miles), and good day trips to Bude (32 miles) and the cathedral city of Exeter (23 miles). Shops/PO 2 miles, pub serving food 1.5 miles. Can be booked with E4834 to accommodate 7 guests

7 steps up to entrance. Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen. Wet room with toilet. First floor: 1 double (four poster) bedroom with French doors.

Woodburner in kitchen (initial fuel inc). Underfloor CH (ground floor), oil CH (first floor), bed linen and towels inc. T/cot. Freesat TV. Blu-ray. iPod dock. Elec cooker. M/wave. Freezer. Small garden. 2 balconies and furniture. Small garden. BBQ. No smoking. Friday to Friday.

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Old Stable Cottage Ref: E4834


This stunning conversion of a Grade II listed barn on the northern fringes of Dartmoor National Park offers the ideal location for enjoying the area’s famously marvellous landscape for walking, riding, tor climbing and cycling. Bicycles can be delivered to the cottage, the Tarka Trail is on the doorstep and the Granite Way is only 5 miles distant. Okehampton (3 miles) has cinema, golf, indoor swimming pool, leisure centre and cycle path, and nearby, the villages of Drewsteignton, Widecombe and Dartmeet all boast quaint pubs. Bude’s fine beaches, the city of Exeter, Castle Drogo and Exmouth’s two miles of golden sands and superb water sports are within easy reach. Shop and pub serving food 1.5 miles. Can be booked with E5192 to accommodate up to 7 guests.

Ground floor: Living/dining room with slate floor. Kitchen. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 3 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin, 1 single. Bathroom with bath, shower attachment and toilet.

Woodburner in living room (initial fuel inc). Oil CH (underfloor in living/dining room), elec, bed linen and towels inc. Cot. H/chair. Freesat TV. CD. M/wave. W/machine. D/washer. F/freezer. Garden with terrace and furniture. BBQ. Parking. No smoking. Friday to Friday.

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£351-£861
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