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THE OLD SCHOOL HOUSE, charming Victorian school house in picturesque Dartmoor

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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This charming converted school is situated in the pretty Dartmoor village of Lustleigh and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.The Old School House in the heart of Lustleigh is a semi-detached Victorian cottage, once the infants’ part of a school dating from 1876. The cottage sleeps four people and has a double bedroom, a twin bedroom and a shower-room. On the ground floor is a smart kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with wood burning stove and piano. Outside, the garden on two levels surrounds the house and has two patio areas with tables/chairs a barbecue a fire pit, and a terraced lawn. There is also parking for one car. The Old School House is a wonderful home in a superb rural location. Amenities: Central heating, electric fires with wood burning stove. Microwave, fridge,...This charming converted school is situated in the pretty Dartmoor village of Lustleigh and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.The Old School House in the heart of Lustleigh is a semi-detached Victorian cottage, once the infants’ part of a school dating from 1876. The cottage sleeps four people and has a double bedroom, a twin bedroom and a shower-room. On the ground floor is a smart kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with wood burning stove and piano. Outside, the garden on two levels surrounds the house and has two patio areas with tables/chairs a barbecue a fire pit, and a terraced lawn. There is also parking for one car. The Old School House is a wonderful home in a superb rural location. Amenities: Central heating, electric fires with wood burning stove. Microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with DVD, WiFi, Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Off road parking for one car, or parking is usually available on a quiet road nearby. Two well-behaved dog welcome, Sorry no smoking. Pub less than 1 mile from property. Note: Towels are not provided at this property. Region: Devon, with its quiet country lanes, patchwork of lush green fields and sleepy villages is not to be missed. Stately home lovers will be spoiled and why not finish with a scrumptious Devonshire cream tea? Town: Lustleigh is a picture postcard village set on the deep wooded slopes of eastern Dartmoor and within Dartmoor National Park. With a pretty church, village shop and excellent pub along with lots of thatch cottages you can see why Lustleigh made it to the Telegraph's top villages.More
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Sykes Holiday Cottages
Languages spoken:English
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Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 25 October 2013

Having stayed at the schoolhouse for many years we are always finding interest , beauty , and friendliness .The schoolhouse position with its garden overlooking the village is ideal to allow time to sit and stare .The house is comfortable and with so many walks...More

Date of stay: May 2013
1  Thank Maureen T
Management response:Responded 4 November 2013

Thank you so much for your kind comments, I am so glad to hear that this years trip to The Old School House was another successful one. We'll look forward to welcoming you back next time.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
TV
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
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Are there nightlife options close to this holiday rental? YesNoUnsure
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