Home Port is a lovely cream-coloured semi-detached cottage located in the fishing town of Brixham, on the English Riviera. It boasts two double bedrooms, sleeping four people in total. Inside is also a ground floor bathroom, kitchen, utility, sitting room with electric fire and dining room with woodburning stove. To the exterior is a garage plus off-road parking and an enclosed patio garden with furniture. Home Port offers a rejuvenating holiday in the heart of Devon.
2 x double bedrooms. Ground floor bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Utility. Sitting room with electric fire. Dining room with woodburning stove.
Gas central heating with woodburning stove and electric fire. Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer. TV with Freesat, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off-road parking in garage attached to main property. Enclosed patio garden with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop, pubs and harbour 1 mile. Note: Children to be supervised at the front due to proximity to the road.
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!