This is thatched-cosy-magical-green-England at its finest. Such places are still there. You just have to look for them. Buckland in the Moor, Dartmoor, Devon, England (Alan Howe Photography) this is breathtaking!
Salcombe in Devon, UK just such a stunning place, as you drive down the hill approaching Salcombe you glimpse the sparkling sea through the trees, it looks like the south of France. Birthplace of Betsy Luckham Penwill, my great-great grandmother