½ mile from the pubs in Malborough, quietly tucked into a sunny dip in lush landscape, a renovated cottage facing over its patio (table/chairs, barbecue) with a few shallow steps up to a large raised enclosed lawned garden. It is semi-detached to swallow-occupied, unused barns and adjacent to the main farmhouse (170 acre farm, beef/sheep) and its flower-filled gardens, with orchard and meadows beyond. A tranquil retreat after a day on the beach, or just to sit and enjoy with a book and cuppa.From the patio, glazed double doors to open-plan living/dining/kitchen (dishwasher, washer-drier, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric cooker) with TV/DVD, Bluetooth radio and woodburner; ground-floor double bedroom (5' bed) and shower-room (suite). Steep stairs (stairgates) up to two more bedrooms (washbasins) - a double (5' bed) with pretty garden view, and step up to a twin (zip-linkable to 6' double); bathroom (suite, shower over bath). A brilliant star-gazing place.
Malborough: village (church, pub, PO/shop) with many pretty thatched cottages dating back to when it was ‘an eminent settlement with a small port at Salcombe' (1½ miles), Bigbury Bay and Hope Cove (pub, PO/shop), 2 miles. Kingsbridge, 4 miles.
Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor king size double, 1 x first floor king size double with basin, 1 x first floor twin (can convert to super king double) with basin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, basin. Ground floor shower room with shower, WC, basin. Open plan living space with seating area with wood burning stove, dining area, kitchen.
MALBOROUGH Salcombe 2 miles; Kingsbridge 4 miles. 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 resort of Salcombe, the southernmost town in the South Hams. 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, visit several country houses and gardens close by or visit the lovely market town of Kingsbridge. Alternatively, explore the wide open spaces and rocky tors of Dartmoor, just 15 miles away. A perfect holiday location, with much to see and do.
This property offers the following short breaks: