Cola's Tonne is a truly stunning cottage situated in the hamlet of Collaton near to the town of Salcombe and village of Malborough in Devon and benefits from quick access to the coast. The cottage can sleep 4 people in a double and a twin bedroom, both with en suites.The rest of the cottage is made up of an open plan living area with high ceilings and traditional wooden beams, a fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting room with a woodburning stove. To the outside of the cottage is off road parking and a terrace with garden furniture and a BBQ.
Two en suite bedrooms: 1 x Double with en suite shower room with large walk in shower, w.c., wash hand basin and heated towel rail. 1 x Twin with en suite bathroom with bath, shower (over), w.c., wash hand basin and heated towel rail. Open plan living/dining and kitchen. Terrace area with table and two chairs.
Electric underfloor heating - hot water via an immersion.
Fridge with freezer compartment, washing machine, tumble dryer, electric
oven, four ring holgen hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave.
TV with freeview, DVD player and CD player.
Both bedrooms have TV with freeview/DVD player.
Laptop computer available.
Parking for 1-2 cars on private gravel drive - shared with property next door.
Terrace area with table and chairs, charcoal BBQ.
Bed linen and towels supplied.
One well behaved dog permitted.
The attractive village of Malborough boasts a multitude of thatched cottages, a village shop, two excellent country pubs and a thriving post office. It is located just 2 miles from the popular sailing town of Salcombe, with an array of popular shops and restaurants. Boasting a beautiful, scenic coastline, Salcombe is ideal for enjoying sailing, watersports, coastal walking or for simply soaking up the sunshine. Observe the plentiful wildlife in the area, including the clifftop area of Bolberry Down, visit several country houses and gardens close by or explore the nearby market town of Kingsbridge. Alternatively, drive to the National Park at Dartmoor, just 15 miles away. A perfect holiday location, with much to see and do.
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!