Bay Tree House is a semi-detached property set in the Devonshire town of Torquay. It provides four bedrooms consisting of two double rooms, a 4' double and a single room with a day bed, there is also a family bathroom, a shower room and two cloakrooms, the cottage can sleep six people. There is also a kitchen/diner and a sitting room with a woodburning stove. To the outside there is off road parking for two cars and a rear enclosed courtyard with a table and chairs. Bay Tree House is a stunning stay in a wonderful location.
Over three floors. Three bedrooms: 2 x double, 1 x 4' double, 1 x ground floor single, with day bed downstairs. Bathroom with a shower over bath, basin and WC, ground floor shower room, ground floor cloakroom with a basin and WC, first floor cloakroom with a basin and WC. Lower ground floor kitchen/diner. Sitting room.
Gas central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Stairgate and highchair available on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Rear courtyard with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 5 minute walk. Please note: Due to the character of this property there are steep and uneven stairs leading down into the kitchen making this property unsuitable for people with mobility issues.
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!