The Old Forge is a one bedroom cottage in the Devon hamlet of Hallsands. It come with one king-size bedroom and a shower room and can sleep two people. Also inside it has a kitchen and a living/dining room with a woodburning stove. To the outside there is off road parking for one car, a patio with furniture and a raised lawn. The Old Forge is a charming getaway in a fabulous location for exploring this renowned area of England.
All ground floor (steps up to property). One king-size double bedroom. Shower room with double walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Living room with dining area with woodburning stove.
Electric heating, woodburning stove. Electric 2 ring hob and combination microwave oven, fridge, Smart TV with Freeview, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot available on request. Off road parking for 1 car. Patio with furniture, raised lawn accessed up steps. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 5 miles. Note: Launderette facilities available on request. Note: Though this property is ground floor, it is reached by steps.
Hallsands is a fishing village near Start Point in the South Devon AONB, with its beach, is three miles from Beesands Beach with its gastro pub and shop. Nearby, uncover the South West Coast Path, Blackpool Sands and Torcross, where the Normandy landings were practiced.
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!