White Horses is a big detached house with brilliant sea views at the end of a no through lane above South Sands and North Sands beaches in Salcombe. The house sleeps eight people in four bedrooms, a double with en suite bathroom on the ground floor and a twin and two doubles (one with en suite shower room and one with en suite bathroom) on the top floor with a family bathroom. On the ground floor is a hall, a small office/snug and an open plan living space with seating area with wood burning stove, a dining area and a kitchen with French windows to the garden. Outside is garden around the house with lawn and two terraces with furniture, plus parking for five cars. White Horses is an exceptional house for a memorable break in a lovely area of South Devon.
Four bedrooms: 1 x super king double with TV and en suite bathroom with bath, shower over, WC and basin, 1 x king size double with TV and en suite shower room with shower, WC and basin, 1 x twin, 1 x ground floor king size double with en suite bathroom with bath, shower over, WC and basin. First floor bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, basin. Ground floor hall. Open plan living space with seating area with wood burning stove, dining area, kitchen and French windows. Utility room. Ground floor WC with basin.
Central heating, underfloor heating with wood burning stove. Microwave, fridge-freezer, tumble dryer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with WiFi, Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for five cars. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry no smoking. Note: Check-in time 4pm.
Salcombe is a popular destination for walkers and families looking for a holiday by the sea and was once a major port. There are two pretty beaches within a short distance, North Sands and South Sands
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!