Cob Cottage is a cosy, comfortable and delightfully quirky holiday cottage, and ideally positioned for quick and easy access to and from the town and local sandy beaches. The harbour and estuary is within 50m from cottage, whilst the beautiful beaches of East Portlemouth and Mill Bay can be accessed via a small passenger ferry that runs from the town. The unusual layout of accommodation over three levels includes three bedrooms sleeping up to six guests comfortably, two bathrooms, well equipped kitchen, snug and a lovely sitting room with wood-burning stove, making this a perfect cottage retreat for families or couples at any time of the year.
Three bedrooms: 1 x King-size, 1 x double, 1 x children's bunk room. Sitting room. Snug. Kitchen/dining room leading into the utility room. Shower room with corner shower cubicle, w.c. and wash-hand basin. Family bathroom a bath, hand-held shower, w.c., wash-hand basin and heated towel rail.
Central heating and hot water
Gas cooker (four-ring hob and oven), dishwasher, microwave and fridge (a small freezer sits in a cupboard in the sitting room). Washing machine, tumble dryer.
Snug with TV. Blu-ray DVD player
Flatscreen TV with Bose soundbar. Feature fireplace with wood burning stove.
Off road parking on small drive to the rear of cottage for one car
All bed linen and towels are supplied. You will need to bring your own tea towels and beach towels.
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!