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Gitcombe Retreat

Sleeps up to 8 plus 2 infants

Gitcombe Retreat was designed by award-winning architects Roderick James and is an exquisite, modern property. Beautifully presented, with wheelchair access, it offers luxurious, indulgent space with lofty ceilings and breath-taking views of Dartmoor National Park from the wraparound balcony.

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Cottage Features

The property is situated in a spectacular position accessed via a tarmac drive at the top of the estate adjacent to the indoor pool facilities.  It has been designated with privacy in mind and has its own parking for three cars.  It has bee built with  accessibility in mind and the door threshold to enter the house is 90cm and the door from living to the accessible bedroom is 86cm. To the side of the Retreat is an Easee EVC point.  (AC230V). Please bring your own charging cable and email the Gitcombe team  to arrange an upfront credit card payment.

Large enclosed porch with generous built-in storage for coats and wellies with a W.C and sink.  A stunning Fired Earth Limestone floor leads into a light, extremely spacious and impressive contemporary oak frame open plan living area. Full glazing two sides’ offers unrivalled views whilst offering privacy and seclusion at the same time.  Plenty of room for all the family to relax and spread out with comfy sofas, a stylish Morso log burner, (Safetots baby fire guard stored downstairs please erect if you have small children), flat screen smart tv with the addition of a Roberts Stream 67 Bluetooth All-In-One Smart Music System. Bi-folding doors open up onto a substantial wrap around oak balcony area with an outside dining table seating 10 adults, perfect for soaking up the views and star gazing.

Generous, well equipped fitted kitchen with views through the swathes of glass make for a spectacular cooking experience whilst at the same time being able to socialise with family and friends.  Seating for 10 adults is on the solid oak dining table in the centre of the room which gives a sense of balance and calm combined with the soft lighting and warm furnishings.

For Coffee Machine pods please order or bring compostable ones that are compatible with Nespresso Citi Z & Milk Coffee Machine by Magimi. These can be purchased from Amazon here.

Bedroom one (ground floor – with accessible en-suite)

Light and spacious room with the character of the oak frame continuing through the building from the main living area.  The room has a luxury accessible en-suite that has been carefully designed to offer the guest ease of access whilst affording them the level of detail and design offered in the other designer bathrooms.  It has a double bed and benefits from having an opening door on the outside parking area letting.

Lower Ground Floor

Oak flooring throughout with underfloor heating provides a clean and calm feel with light and airy rooms painted in Farrow and Ball soft calming tones with the warmth of furnishings and décor designed by local interior designer Holy Keeling Interiors.  These bedrooms benefit from having opening doors on the outside garden letting the outside in.

Bedroom two (master bedroom)

Designed to offer plenty of space with a super king bed with plenty of storage with room for a cot.  Spacious designer en-suite bathroom with large shower, WC, basin and heated towel rail with views from the bathroom window across the private garden and fields beyond.

Bedroom three

This room has been configured so that it has the option of being either a double or twin bedroom.  It has the sole use of the main bathroom directly opposite which is the largest and most luxurious on the Gitcombe Estate!  This bathroom has a walk-in shower with an Ashton and Bentley designer bath for those wishing to luxuriate.

Bedroom four

A spacious super king characterful room with an en-suite shower and room for a cot.  Direct access from the bedroom leads to the hot tub and outside seating area.

Cot size

2 x 96cm x 68 cm approximate (Please bring your own linen and extra quilt for the base )

Linen cupboard and utility room

A linen cupboard provides storage for clothes and towels whilst the utility room has a sink with Miele washing machine and separate tumble dryer.

Private gardens with far reaching views, outside dining, exclusive use of this private hot tub and barbeque area,.

Parking: 2/3 Cars can park directly in front of the house. Further space for cars in the general parking area.

Situated in the parking area to the side of the Retreat is an EVC point. Please bring your own charging cable and email the Gitcombe team [email protected] to arrange an upfront credit card payment.

Great WIFI and wheelchair available to borrow.

Gitcombe Retreat is beyond incredible. Words cannot describe how utterly amazing it is.

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