From the Kingsbridge direction take the A379 Dartmouth road passing through the villages of West then East Charleton and Frogmore until you reach Chillington.
Halfway through the village the road narrows and Tanpits Lane is on the right immediately before the local pub, the Bear and Blacksmith. Continue down Tanpits Lane to Tanpits Cross and bear left. Tanpits cottage is the only property on the right in glorious pink!
If you are arriving from the Dartmouth direction continue through Chillington past the Post Office on the right and the Bear and Blacksmith on the left, Tanpits Lane is immediately next left. Continue down Tanpits Lane to Tanpits Cross and bear left.
For Sat Nav users the postcode is TQ7 2LG, however be warned as many will take you on a scenic route over the Dartmouth Ferry or down some very narrow lanes.
Trains from London into Totnes take approximately 3 hours. Tanpits is about a 40 minute taxi ride from the station and costs in the region of £30.