Thimble Hall, Gunnislake (Sleeps 8)

  • Plymouth
  • South Cornwall

Key Information



Accommodation Style

  • Dog Friendly  | 
  • Family Friendly  | 
  • Holiday Home  | 
  • Pure Luxury

About Thimble Hall, Gunnislake (Sleeps 8)

Perfectly positioned for touring Devon and Cornwall, and a short drive to Dartmoor National Park, renowned for its rugged scenery, tors and quaint villages. The historic town offers a pannier market, restaurants, shops and walks beside the River Tavy and canal. Morwellham Quay is just six miles away and here you can visit and see what was once one of the busiest ports in Britain. Discover the heritage of the Tamar Valley nearby and the abundance of Wildlife it has to offer. You may be lucky to see the fallow deer wandering through the valley, the fox’s playing in the fields, catch a glimpse of a buzzard in flight or hear the distinct woodpecker in the trees. Visit one of many National Trust properties including Cotehele House, Lydford Gorge and Buckland Abbey with both the north and south coasts easily accessible. The regional capital of Plymouth offers an array of amenities, plus day trips to the historic Hoe, the National Marine Aquarium, Theatre Royal and much more. Family attractions nearby are Pennywell Farm, Southwest Segway, Woodlands family theme park and The Dartmoor Mystery Treasure Trail.

Arriving at the gates of this impressive property you are eager to explore. Enter through the large oak doors into a handy boot room, ideal for hanging coats and storing shoes after a busy day exploring, this is also where the original chapel bell can be found and to this day you can still ring it. Step into the kitchen/diner with a warm and welcoming feel, the kitchen is well-equipped with everything you need including an electric range style oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, wine cooler and dishwasher. The dining area has a large dining table along with breakfast bar for the whole family to enjoy meals together. Just of the dining area is a utility room with a washing machine and tumble dryer, along with a handy separate WC. Heading back through the ground floor and up the granite stone steps to the first floor where you will find the large and comfortable lounge with sumptuous furnishings to relax on after a busy day so you can snuggle up and watch your favourite film on the Smart TV with Sky TV (basic package). From here a few steps lead down to a cosy snug area with comfy seating, warming wood burner and a computer with games to keep the younger guests entertained. When it’s time to head to bed you have four bedrooms to choose from. First a king-size with feature skyline wall and Smart TV. Next is a twin zip-and-link (which can be made into a super-king-size on request. Head up another beautiful oak staircase to the second floor where you will find a stunning four-poster king-size bed with window overlooking the lounge and an en-suite shower room with WC and a bunk bedroom, perfect for the younger ones in the party. Completing the accommodation is a bathroom with separate shower, freestanding slipper bath and WC.

Heading out to the rear garden you’ll find a patio area with garden furniture and a gas BBQ, perfect for dining alfresco along with a large lawn area for the little ones to enjoy ball games. The grounds surround the property on three sides and to the front of the property is a large garage with a multi-function games table, comfy seating and a drinks fridge. There is ample off-road parking for up to four cars.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.


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