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Ashton House

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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A Grade II listed first floor apartment in the center of Ashburton, above an antiques shop. Decorated to a high standard and furnished with antiques, providing a stylish yet comfortable base to explore the many places of interest nearby. There is a double bedroom and a king size bedroom, a bathroom, living room and kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, double oven cooker, fridge and freezer, and dining area. Original features, fireplaces and stripped wooden floors make an excellent background for the antique furnishings. There is also a utility room with washing machine and dryer, with access to a delightful walled courtyard. Ashburton is an ancient stannary town, situated midway between Exeter and Plymouth, on the edge of Dartmoor. A walkers paradise with many scenic places to visit. Clo...A Grade II listed first floor apartment in the center of Ashburton, above an antiques shop. Decorated to a high standard and furnished with antiques, providing a stylish yet comfortable base to explore the many places of interest nearby. There is a double bedroom and a king size bedroom, a bathroom, living room and kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, double oven cooker, fridge and freezer, and dining area. Original features, fireplaces and stripped wooden floors make an excellent background for the antique furnishings. There is also a utility room with washing machine and dryer, with access to a delightful walled courtyard. Ashburton is an ancient stannary town, situated midway between Exeter and Plymouth, on the edge of Dartmoor. A walkers paradise with many scenic places to visit. Close by are many National Trust properties including Agatha Christie's beautiful home on the river Dart. The ancient town of Totnes is 15 mins drive away or why not take the steam train from Buckfastleigh to this lovely town. The characterful buildings house an eclectic mix of antique shops, tearooms, and for the food lovers, award winning restaurants, delicatessen and farmers market nearby. Ashburton offers something for everyone, annual music events, blues and classical are proving popular with many visitors descending on this bustling town. Perfect base if you're taking a course at the world renowned Ashburton Cookery School, which is located just a few minutes walk away.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
We welcome guests and hope they are comfortable and treat the accommodation as they would their own home. We will always try and put right any problems that might arise and ask guests to let us know as soon as possible.
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1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Jack R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:70%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed April 20, 2017

Stayed here with my wife and four-and-a-half year old son for four nights over Easter. Lovely, characterful maisonette above a high-end antiques shop. Tasteful décor, nice antiquey furniture and fittings, big comfy beds with good quality bed linen. Small but perfectly formed and rather charming...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank dxdesq
Reviewed August 26, 2016

What a lovely house/ flat. Very clean & tidy, loved the welcome scones cream & jam! Quality furnishings and bedding, well equipped. Only stayed for a short stay but would definitely recommend it as a base if visiting this beautiful part of England. Owners have...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank 273les
tessa771, VR Owner at Ashton House, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2016

Thank you for your kind review and for being great guests, much appreciated.

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Slavonski Brod, Croatia
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Reviewed July 19, 2016

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Date of stay: July 2016
tessa771, VR Owner at Ashton House, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2016

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Reviewed February 4, 2016

I stayed at Ashton House with my partner and parents and we all absolutely loved it. The apartment was super-comfortable and beautifully decorated, so it felt really special to be there. The kitchen was quite tiny for four people, but we made it work with...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank minim_cr
tessa771, VR Owner at Ashton House, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We do appreciate your feedback and would love to welcome you again to Ashton House. Kind regards, Mike and Theresa

Reviewed August 8, 2015

I was totally charmed my our stay at Ashton House. I would thoroughly recommended it. Crisp linen on the beds and a homemade cream sponge on arrival - wish we could have stayed longer as there is so much to explore in the area and...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Caroline B
tessa771, VR Owner at Ashton House, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2015

We really appreciate you taking the time to leave a positive review and hope to welcome you again in the future. Kind regards, Mike and Theresa

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Reviewed July 13, 2015

I read the reviews before we came and can only agree with the fact that this apartment is absolutely lovely and brilliant value for money. Theresa and Mike were such welcoming hosts and I would highly recommend!!!

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank LashfordW
tessa771, VR Owner at Ashton House, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2015

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. It's lovely to know you enjoyed your stay. We hope you visit again sometime. Best wishes, Mike and Theresa

Reviewed May 9, 2015

This is an absolutely delightful apartment right in the centre of Ashburton owned by a charming couple. The other reviewers have summarised it perfectly - very tastefully and comfortably furnished and clean - so I will suggest what is also available within yards of the...More

Date of stay: May 2015
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tessa771, VR Owner at Ashton House, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2015

Thank you for your kind review, we really appreciate your positive feedback. Kind regards, Mike and Theresa

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 2, 2013

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Date of stay: July 2013
Reviewed July 26, 2013

We loved our stay in Ashton House. The apartment is well-equipped, comfortable and beautifully decorated. The living space is good for a couple or maximum a couple and an older child. It's right in the heart of town yet quiet, and because the kitchen facilities...More

Date of stay: January 2012
Thank lamprells
Reviewed July 20, 2013

Ashburton is a lovely village full of independent shops, in a lovely location on the edge of the Moors with walks from your doorstep. Several lovely eating places within walking distance, and a top class Cookery School on the edge of the Village which hopefully...More

Date of stay: June 2013
Thank Rosie S
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Stove
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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the property in Ashburton is midway between Plymouth and Exeter off the A38
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