Caxton Cottage

cheriton bishop

From £368

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4 bedrooms

Up to 6 guests



Key Features

  • Property code: CAXTON
  • Changeover day: Saturday
  • Nearby shop
  • Designated parking
  • 2 or more bathrooms
  • Nearby pub or restaurant
  • Real fire
  • Dishwasher
  • Central heating
  • Garden or outside space
  • Washing machine


Situated within the beautiful Dartmoor National Park and surrounded by farmland, this pretty and spacious modern cottage is an ideal home from home with feature fireplace, beams and wood burning stove as well as a little bar area, although unfortunately you will need to bring your own drinks to stock it! Sumptuous bathrooms with Jacuzzi and whirlpool baths as well as a shower/sauna cubicle will relax you after the rigours of the day. Caxton Cottage is also set in its own grounds and has a large rear patio with built in barbecue and garden backing onto open fields. This area is a magnet for those who enjoy walking and the great outdoors and the nearby village of Cheriton Bishop has an inn serving good food as well as a well-stocked local shop. The cathedral city of Exeter, only 20 minutes away, is well worth a visit and provides a host of amenities and cultural pursuits. However, for those wanting more adventure, Devon’s wonderful sandy beaches on either the dramatic north coast or the quieter south coast are both an easy and scenic car journey away.

Please note: Short breaks are available during mid season, please call for details.

Large living room with fitted bar area, feature brick fireplace housing a woodburner stove, two leather sofas, leather armchair and 55” 3D TV with DVD Blu-ray player and six pairs of 3D glasses. Spacious open plan kitchen/diner with granite worktops, 5-burner gas hob, gas oven, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and microwave, table to seat 6/8 and TV. Utility room with sink, washing machine and door to rear patio. Cloakroom with hand basin and WC. Stairs up to the bedrooms. Master bedroom with 4ft 6in double size bed, walk in wardrobe and en-suite bathroom with double Jacuzzi bath, shower/sauna cubicle, hand basin and WC. Double bedroomwith 4ft 6in bed and built in wardrobe. Single bedroom with 3ft single bed. Second single bedroom with 3ft bed and built-in wardrobe. Family bathroom with corner whirlpool bath, shower over, hand basin and WC.

Paved driveway with electrically operated gates. Rear patio running width of house with built in barbecue, garden area with rockery, young fruit trees and shrubs, gazebo and a large fish pool.

On driveway for 2 cars.

  • Included: Bed linen, towels, WiFi, logs, electricity and central heating (gas).
  • Pets: One well behaved pet welcome.  Pet Charge: £25.00 per pet per week (£30.00 from Jan 2019)..
  • Telephone: No telephone provided. Mobile reception good.
  • Local Facilities: Shop and one pub in Cheriton Bishop, 1 mile. National Trust Castle Drogo, 3 miles. Fingle Bridge (lovely riverside pub), 3 miles. Okehampton 11 miles. Exeter 11.5 miles.

August 2018

kitchen extremely well equipped with good quality crockery. All very clean and ready to use. Comfortable and homely house

July 2018

Yes a wonderful property (except the mattress) and met the owner on arrival and departure who was lovely and friendly and showed us around the property and advised on how gadgets worked. Truly enchanting

Thank you for your comments which we'll pass onto the owner. Glad you had a great holiday.

- The Toad Hall Team

June 2017

A lovely stay. A slightly quirky cottage but great for us. We really enjoyed our holiday and will book with you again.

December 2015

We really enjoyed our week at Caxton Cottage. What a lovely place to stay. The welcome of cake and flowers was most appreciated, together with a tour of the cottage and gadget instructions. Shower and jacuzzi bath are both great and we were comfortable all week. A great place to return to after our days out, so much room and so well equipped. The dog was welcomed too and had a great holiday. Would thoroughly recommend.

December 2015

Thanks for the warm welcome. Caxton Cottage is a delightful home away from home and a perfect home base from which we could explore the area. Local pubs and attractions die not disappoint.

June 2015

We really enjoyed our stay and would thoroughly recommend.

November 2013

This was our first visit to Dartmoor and using Toad Cottages, we certainly will be using you again, maybe in other locations. The cottage we staying in was of a high quality and cleanliness, the owner made us feel very welcome and everything we could have needed to make our stay enjoyable was available. Like home from home.

September 2013

We had an excellent stay, this was lovely accommodation and the owner met us on arrival and was really helpful. The cottage was a home from home with all the equipment you need ,and in fact more We hope to return with our daughter and her family

August 2013

We have had a wonderful week at Caxton Cottage and if you are looking for 1st class commendation in Devon we would certainly recommend it. The warm welcome on our arrival was much appreciated as was the flowers and delicious cheesecake. The cottage is in a beautiful area and is very well maintained and equipped. We have certainly enjoyed our family holiday here and would definitely come back again. We espically loved the peaceful garden and surrounding Dartmoor area.

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