On a quiet residential street in Salcombe, just 350 yards from the boat park and less than ½ mile stroll from the waterfront, shops and restaurants, a dapper mid-terrace Victorian house. From the front, long views over Salcombe to the estuary and South Pool church beyond, and behind is an enclosed garden with private patio (table/chairs) and steps up to a sloping terraced garden.Inside, furnished with care to create an easy-going, relaxing home with stripped floors and quirky nautical decor. Nine steps up to front door to good-sized hall. Open-plan living/dining room (smart TV/DVD, iPod dock) with French windows to patio and window seat in square bay window for enjoying the view. Neat kitchen (dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric oven/induction hob) with back door to garden. Stairs up to two bedrooms on the first floor - a double (5' bed) with views, and a twin (washbasin); smart bathroom (suite plus hand-shower and separate shower). More stairs up to attic twin bedroom (smart TV) under the eaves with lovely views; under-eaves shower-room (suite). Off-road parking for one car. A great family house in this hugely popular and chic seaside town.
Salcombe: one of the most beautifully sited small towns in Britain, at the mouth of the Kingsbridge estuary, a yacht haven with creeks, sandy bays. Waterside pubs, nice shops. Boats to hire, fishing, superb Nat. Trust cliff walks/gardens; museum, tennis, outdoor swimming pool (in summer); pedestrian ferry to East Portlemouth (lovely beaches, The Venus Café and Takeaway). Thurlestone and Bigbury (golf), 6 and 8 miles.
Three bedrooms over two floors. On the first floor 1 x king size double, 1 x twin with basin. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, hand shower, WC, basin. Second floor twin bedroom. Shower room with shower, WC, basin. Ground floor hall. Open plan sitting room with dining area and French windows to patio. Kitchen.
SALCOMBE Kingsbridge 7 miles; Dartmouth 21 miles; Plymouth 24 miles; Paignton 26 miles. 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 and further on is the National Trust property Overbeck’s where you can wander through the subtropical gardens. Why not have a more adventurous day and try out the watersports available on the estuary including surfing, kayaking or a more leisurely boat trip? Whilst staying in Salcombe you must take advantage of the locally sourced seafood which is served in many of the restaurants, pubs, cafés and delicatessens. The southern tip of Devon provides some spectacular scenery and picturesque vistas with a number of sandy beaches, lovely villages with thatched cottages and some fantastic opportunities for walking, including the South West Coast path.