Modernised Historic Townhouse with Rooftop Patio

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Entire townhouse hosted by Wendy

6 guests, 4 bedrooms, 8 beds, 2 baths
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Embrace the unique charm of this home once owned by Harry Baskerville, who inspired Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to write his novel Hound of the Baskervilles. The property showcases period features, an all-white interior contrasted by pops of colour, wood finishes and decor, also featuring a large attic bedroom.

NB Due to the coronavirus, we’re taking extra care to disinfect frequently touched surfaces between reservations and cleaning all surfaces using soap and water followed by bleach solution.
Embrace the unique charm of this home once owned by Harry Baskerville, who inspired Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to write his novel Hound of the Baskervilles. The property showcases period features, an all-white interior contrasted by pops of colour, wood finishes and decor, also featuring a large attic bedroom.

NB Due to the coronavirus, we’re taking extra care to disinfect frequently touched surfaces between r…
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– Wendy, your host

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Amenities

Everyday

Full kitchen
Washing machine
Dishwasher
Wi-Fi
TV
Bathroom essentials
Bedroom comforts
Coffee maker
Hair dryer
Iron
Black-out blinds
Heating

Family-friendly

Pack ’n Play/travel cot
High chair
Bathtub
Cot
Children’s books and toys
Power point covers

4.93 out of 5 stars from 155 reviews

Location

Ashburton, United Kingdom

The property is in Ashburton, a bustling town in Devon perfectly located close to Dartmoor, the Coastline, Exeter, Plymouth and historic Totnes & Dartington. It is within easy walking distance of all amenities and has a variety of exceptional restaurants, cafes, and independent stores. It boasts an award winning Bakery, Fish Deli and Deli with a huge range of shops from Art/Antiques to Guitar and specialist Comic store. Ashburton Arts is also fast establishing itself as a music/dance/arts venue.

Distance from Exeter Airport

27 mins by car without traffic

Hosted by Wendy

  1. Joined in April 2014
  • 482 Reviews
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My family emigrated from South Africa when I was 7 years old. I have lived and worked in and around London and Birmingham but have been in Devon for the last 20 years, moving to Ashburton ten years ago when I remarried. It is a beautiful part of South Devon & so close to the incredible Moors and Coastline. I worked as a nurse for almost 25 years, but since leaving the NHS have reignited my creative passions & am now an artist and sculptor. My husband Chris works on exciting building projects in and around Ashburton and although he was a geologist & spent time overseas in South Africa, he was born and has lived in the west country for most of his life. Last but definitely not least, I have a beautiful daughter, Alice, who has completed her 3rd year at Heythrop, University of London attaining a 2-1 in Study of Religions. I am incredibly proud of her, not only for receiving those results and for all her hard work, but also because she has developed into a strong willed, wonderful person who is great to spend time with & who will do well in whatever she chooses to undertake simply because of who she is.
My family emigrated from South Africa when I was 7 years old. I have lived and worked in and around London and Birmingham but have been in Devon for the last 20 years, moving to As…

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 5:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $339

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