This property is situated in the wonderful old fishing village of Hope Cove which boasts two beaches both of which are within walking distance of the property. Some visitors may be content to spend their holiday in and around the village but others may wish to make the most of all that the surrounding area has to offer including the historic city of Plymouth and the resort towns of the English Riviera. Closer still the town of Salcombe is just five miles away and offers a huge range of activities including kayak and dinghy hire a powerboat school a gin distillery and a range of shops and eateries. This single-storey property has been lovingly styled and offers a wonderful place for a family getaway. On entering the property guests will find the light-filled lounge diner with its open fire TV/DVD hi-fi comfortable seating and dining table seating six which enjoys a lovely bright position next to the patio doors overlooking the garden. The kitchen is just next door and offers an electric oven hob microwave fridge/freezer washing machine and dishwasher. Three steps down from the lounge lead to the bright and sunny conservatory where there is plenty of seating from which to enjoy the views over the garden. One of the bedrooms is accessed via the conservatory and down three steps a pretty double room with en-suite shower and WC. The other two bedrooms are a king-size room and a double. There is a bathroom with shower over bath and WC. Outside is a lovely enclosed garden which is mainly set to lawn with a patio area close to the house where guests will find a table and chairs sun loungers and a BBQ. There is off-road parking provided for two cars.
Devon has quite a few claims to fame such as being the backdrop to many films, including; War Horse - starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, and directed by Steven Spielberg. Sense and Sensibility - starring Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Hugh Grant and Kate Winslet. The French Lieutenant's Woman - starring Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons. Edge Of Tomorrow: Live Die Repeat - starring Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt and Brendan Gleeson. So you may recognise a few of the locations from their appearances on the big screen.
Did you know that Agatha Christie, Reverend John Russell, Sir Francis Drake, and Sir Walter Raleigh all hailed from Devon? Agatha Christie went on to become a best-selling novelist, Reverend John Russell developed the Jack Russell Terrier, Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the world, and Sir Walter Raleigh became a famous explorer.
South Devon is home to over 20 miles of Torbay coastline which is otherwise known as the 'English Riviera'. Brixton, Paignton and Torquay are the three Riviera towns and are great places to enjoy a day at the seaside. So if you fancy some fresh sea air and picturesque views then visit the 'English Riviera'.
The Dartmoor National Park can be found in Devon and offers visitors a dramatic moorland landscape, ancient woodland, rare wildlife and notable influences, such as the location for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes case 'The Hound of the Baskervilles'.
We hope you enjoy your break in Devon!