Buster Barn

Sampford Spiney, Tavistock, Devon, PL20 6LN

Cottage Details

Buster Barn is a single-storied converted granite barn in the small hamlet of Sampford Spiney, hidden at the end of a private gravelled drive. It is a perfect getaway for guests seeking the peace and tranquillity of the countryside.

Welcoming three well-behaved dogs, this cottage is perfect for dog owners searching for a retreat nestled in the wild, beautiful scenery of Dartmoor.


The interior of the property is decorated and furnished to a very high standard.

The generous living area, comprising kitchen, dining area and lounge, is a lovely place to relax beneath the dark wooden beams at the start and end of your day. The oak-fitted kitchen includes an oven, microwave, fridge/freezer and washer/dryer.

There is one double bedroom with a large en-suite bathroom with bath and separate shower, and more sleeping capacity provided by the double sofa bed in the lounge.

Central heating ensures that the cottage is suitable for any season.

Guests can enjoy free WiFi at the property.


The courtyard garden that surrounds the property is accessed via glazed double doors from the living area. Here you will find a table and chairs, a perfect spot to relax after a long walk, barbecue and ornamental pond that is safely netted over.

Walk across the little bridge to a hillside garden, boasting an arbour from where you can enjoy magnificent views across Dartmoor National Park.

Location and surrounding area

Two Dartmoor tors – Crip Tor and Ingra Tor – are a short walk away, through a country lane to the moorland, making this cottage perfect for dog owners and their pets.

The small town of Tavistock isn’t far away, where you will find a leisure pool, cinema, theatre, indoor pannier market and a good range of shops and restaurants.

For more ideas check our dog walking in Devon travel guide.

Cottage location

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