Dory Cottage is a traditional three storey cottage situated just outside the town of Salcombe in Devon and benefits from good access to the coast. The cottage can sleep 6 people in two king size rooms and double, as well as two family bath and shower rooms The rest of the cottage is made up of an open plan living area with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area. To the outside of the cottage is off road parking for 1 car in a garage, and two terrace areas.
Three bedrooms: 1 x King. 1 x King (can be twin on request). 1 x Double. Bathroom with bath, separate thermostatic shower and screen over, w.c. and basin. Shower room with thermostatic shower in a large quadrant enclosure, w.c and basin with shelf and mirrored wall behind, and chrome heated towel rail Open plan kitchen/dining/sitting room. Attic den.
Gas central heating and hot water.
Fridge/freezer, washing machine, electric oven, four ring gas hob, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, kettle
Three Widescreen samsung smart TV, DVD, Music system with ipod dock.
Bed linen, bath towels and tea towels are provided and beds will be made before arrival. Tenants must bring their own beach towels.
Parking for one car in the garage
Two spacious areas of terracing each with a large table and
Outback gas barbeque
Attic den with wall mounted flat screen TV
Outdoor hot and cold shower
One well behaved dog welcome, except in the months of July and August
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!