Higher Collaton Cottage is a fabulous period cottage set in a delightful rural hamlet located near Salcombe and within easy reach of the South Devon coastline. The property has three bedrooms (one en suite double, one double and one twin), accommodating up to six people, and also has a family bathroom. The spacious two storey accommodation has been refurbished to a high standard throughout and has a large open-plan kitchen, dining room and cosy sitting room with wood burning stove. Outside is parking for two cars and a wonderful garden. As a secluded rural property, Higher Collaton Cottage is a fabulous base for families and couples, looking to enjoy peace and tranquillity within easy reach of Salcombe.
Sleeps six. Three bedrooms: 1x King and en suite shower room. 1x Double. 1x Twin. Additional family bathroom with shower over bath. Modern kitchen. Sitting room.
The kitchen is equipped with Fridge/freezer, washing machine, oven, hob, dishwasher, tumble dryer, microwave, toaster, kettle. TV. Wifi available. Parking for 2 cars. Large garden, terrace area with table and chairs, sun loungers, BBQ. Bed linen and towels supplied. Sorry, no pets and no smoking.
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!