Steddaford Cottage


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2 bedrooms

Up to 5 guests



Key Features

  • Property code: STEDD
  • Changeover day: Saturday
  • Access statement available
  • Parking (see description for details)
  • Discount for small parties
  • Dishwasher
  • Garden or outside space
  • Nearby pub or restaurant
  • Real fire
  • Nearby shop
  • Short breaks available
  • Village
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi


Steddaford Cottage is a welcoming and comfortable 17th century character cottage, quietly tucked away yet just a stone’s throw from the centre of the village.  The reverse level accommodation benefits from a spacious open plan living space with woodburning stove, high ceilings and exposed beams and downstairs there are two spacious bedrooms and a large family bathroom.

Conveniently located on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park is the charming village of Sticklepath, perhaps best known for the annual Sticklepath Fire Show but also boasts a popular tea room, village stores and two dog friendly pubs both of which serve good food. In addition, the village is also home to the National Trust’s Finch Foundry with its fascinating 19th century water-powered forge.  Just 4 miles away lies the popular market town of Okehampton with a good selection cafes, restaurants, supermarkets and shops.  

With the famous Tarka Trail offering miles of footpaths and cycle paths on the doorstep and the A30 just 2 miles distant giving easy access, this cottage is perfectly situated to make the most of exploring the surrounding area and indeed the whole of the West Country. Steddaford Cottage offers the perfect retreat for a holiday, whatever the time of year.

Ground floor front door to hallway with stairs to first floor and further door to inner hall. Bedroom One with 4ft 6 double bed. Bedroom Two with 4ft 6 double bed and 3ft single bed. Family Bathroom with WC, basin, walk-in shower cubicle, bath with hand-held shower attachment and heated towel rail. First floor comprises open plan kitchen/living/dining space. Lounge area with large windows overlooking a residential part of the village, 2 sofas, Sky smart TV with DVD player. Dining area with table to seat 5. Kitchen area with electric hob, built-in electric fan oven, dishwasher and microwave. Utility cupboard with fridge-freezer and washing machine.

To the front of the cottage there is bench with a small table. There is a level communal garden area approximately 20 meters way laid to lawn with a picnic bench and washing line.  

There is one designated parking space right outside the cottage with a further visitor’s car parking space available in the same car parking area.

  • Included: Bed linen and towels (guests are required to provide their own beach and/or dog towels. Electricity, water and electric heating. One full basket of logs provided for the wood-burner. Travel cot, high chair and stair gate. Wi-Fi.
  • Telephone: No telephone. Mobile reception good. 
  • Pets: 2 small well-behaved dogs welcome. Pet Charge: £30.00 per pet per week.
  • Local Facilities:

Nearest shop (Sticklepath Stores and Cafe) 15 yards. 

Nearest pub (Taw River Inn) 30 yards. 

Nearest café (Sticklepath Stores and Cafe) 15 yards. 

Nearest town (Okehampton) with all facilities 4 miles.

April 2019

Really enjoyed our stay. The cottage was in a great location, perfect for walks straight from the door, but also within driving distance of the Moor and all the other 'attractions'. Good distance to supermarket. 2 good pubs within walking distance was great too! Cottage was comfortable, clean and well equipped. Lovely welcome basket of goodies was nice touch. Thank you!

March 2019

A real home from home. Lovely and warm. Amazing space to relax on a cold wet day. Very kind gifts on arrival too! Thought of everything, thank you!

March 2019

Stayed February 2019 - Thank you we had a lovely relaxing break. A real home from home! Really great location and cottage!

October 2018

We had a very good time. The welcome pack was a lovely touch, as was the unexpected card after we got home. Thank you very much!

September 2018

Very nice cottage in a good location. Recently modernised to a high standard.

August 2018

We loved our stay - even though the weather wasn’t great we felt thoroughly relaxed by the end of the week!

August 2018

We had a lovely break - the cottage is spacious, well equipped and in a lovely location. Thanks!

July 2018

Lovely cottage in a beautiful part of the country

June 2018

Steddaford Cottage is a lovely, well-located cottage at the northern tip of Dartmoor. It was a brilliant base from which to explore the National Park whilst being within an easy distance to local shops in Okehampton and two wonderful village pubs within only a minute's walk! The large open-plan sitting room & kitchen was brilliant and the fire was wonderful!

May 2018

Wonderful location, great base for dog owners, handy river walks across road. Many local pubs, all friendly.

May 2018

The Taw River Inn was great next door, we always had a really friendly welcome.

April 2018

We loved our stay at Steddaford Cottage The village is very nice with a great local pub on the doorstep (dog friendly) and a handy little shop. The river runs close and the trails for walking are beautiful. The main village isn’t far just a short drive with everything you may need. We highly recommended Steddaford Cottage it was very comfortable clean with great facilities perfect for a very relaxing trip away and we will most definitely be back next year .

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