Family Friendly Cottages on the Western Fringes of Dartmoor

Lying peacefully at the edge of Dartmoor, the sleepy town of Tavistock can be found. In the west of the beautiful county of Devon, this lovely little town holds more than meets the eye.  It is jam-packed with enough culture and activities to ensure your holiday cottage activities never runs out; the cinema and theatre, 'The Wharf'  is situated on ‘The Meadows’, which the name alone suggests a tranquil and enjoyable time.

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Oregano Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Oregano Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Oregano Cottage forms the ground floor of a converted dog friendly Devon Barn with WiFi on the Sherrill Farm Estate near Tavistock, Devon with shared indoor pool, tennis court and fishing lakes.

The Farmhouse at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

The Farmhouse at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

A large, charming and pet friendly Devon farmhouse for rural self-catering holidays near Tavistock and Dartmoor sleeping 14-22 people in 7 bedrooms with private hot tub and shared use of indoor heated swimming pool.

Elderberry Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Elderberry Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Elderberry Cottage on the large dog friendly Sherrill Farm Estate near Tavistock and Dartmoor in West Devon sleeps 10-14 in 5 bedrooms. With private hot tub, Wi-Fi and shared indoor pool and fishing lakes.

Dill Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Dill Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Dill Cottage sleeps two people in an antique 4-poster bed in a quaint and nicely equipped barn conversion with WiFi, shared swimming pool and fishing lakes near Tavistock on the Devon-Cornwall border.

Rosemary Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Rosemary Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Rosemary is a dog friendly, large, light and airy 4 bedroom cottage with Wi-Fi near Tavistock and Dartmoor on the Devon-Cornwall border. It sleeps 8 people with shared use of a heated indoor swimming pool, fishing lakes and tennis court.

Chestnut Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Chestnut Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Escape to the country! Large Dog friendly Chestnut Cottage with WiFi on the peaceful Sherrill Farm Estate near Tavistock in Devon sleeps 8-12 in 4 bedrooms (+ sofa bed) with shared pool and private hot tub.

Whitelady House, tavistock, Devon

Whitelady House, tavistock

Whitelady House near Tavistock in West Devon is an imposing Grade II listed country house set in its own stunning grounds within Dartmoor National Park. It sleeps 12 guests in 6 bedrooms, with 4 bathrooms. This dog friendly house is lies at the heart of a rural walkers paradise next door to the Nati...

Tarragon at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Tarragon at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Tarragon is a delightfully dog friendly cosy cottage with WiFi, sleeping 7 people in 3 bedrooms on the Devon-Cornwall border near Tavistock and Dartmoor. Use of shared indoor swimming pool, fishing lakes, games barn, jacuzzi and tennis court.

Fennel Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Fennel Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Fennel Cottage is a dog friendly detached barn conversion sleeping 7 in 3 bedrooms on the Sherrill Farm estate with Wi-Fi and shared heated pool near Tavistock on the Devon and Cornwall border.

Parsley Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Parsley Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Parsley comprises the ground floor of a Devon barn conversion on the Sherrill Farm estate. The cottage sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin, both having en suite bathrooms. It has Wi-Fi and use of shared indoor heated pool, fishing lakes and jacuzzi. Pets welcome.

Coriander Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Coriander Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Coriander is a quaint and welcoming detached barn conversion with WiFi near Dartmoor in West Devon sleeping 6 people in three bedrooms with shared swimming pool and fishing lakes. Pets welcome.

Great Meadow at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Great Meadow at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Set in quiet corner of Sherrill Farm, Great Meadow is a quaint Devon holiday cottage with WiFi near Tavistock and Dartmoor in West Devon. It sleeps 4(+2) in two bedrooms, each with its own suite bathroom. Use of shared indoor pool, hot tub and fishing lakes. Dogs welcome.

Thyme Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Thyme Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Thyme Cottage is a quaint, well-equipped -1 bedroom cottage having WiFi on the first floor of a converted Devon Barn on the Sherrill Farm estate near Tavistock and Dartmoor. Pets Welcome. Use of a shared indoor swimming pool, games barn and fishing lakes.

Sage Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock, Devon

Sage Cottage at Sherrill Farm, Tavistock

Sage Cottage is on the first floor of a nicely equipped converted Devon barn on the Sherrill Farm estate near Tavistock and Dartmoor with WiFi, shared use of an indoor heated swimming pool, fishing lakes and games barn. Pets welcome.

Tavistock sports a traditional Pannier Market where the main attraction (the market!) is hosted on Friday, but throughout the week specialised events are held such as craft and antique fairs.

The town is located on the very cusp of Dartmoor, renowned for its rolling greenery and fantastic wildlife surrounding you whichever corner or cranny you find yourself in; and it’s all simply a few steps outside your front door. 

Tavistock hosts its own amusements, including its very own traditional shopping based on the food and farmers’ markets which takes place fortnightly on the square, which have been voted the best in England. There surely is a real sense of community in the tiny town of Tavistock and once you’re involved, exploring from your self-catered holiday cottage in Devon, you’re sure to have got the bug and come back for more.