Off a quiet hedgerow lane on the edge of Woolston hamlet, a spacious ‘upside down’ cottage sympathetically converted from barns in a small row around the courtyard of this former farmstead. Over three floors with split-level foundations, light from big windows, cool coastal colours, polished wood floors and comfortable furnishings make this a relaxed place to stay year-round. Behind, a south-facing garden with steps up to suntrap deck (table/chairs, barbecue) and gently sloping lawn with fruit trees and gate (lockable) to side lane. Path across shared courtyard to front door to hall (cupboard for coats/boots); two smart bedrooms - a double with en suite shower-room (suite), and a twin (zip-linkable to 6' double) with en suite loo, both with window seats looking over small tiered Mediterranean-style courtyard; bathroom (suite plus hand-shower). Open tread spiral stairs (stairgate) up to open-plan living/dining room with woodburner (logs provided), TV/DVD/PVR, high ceilings and huge glazed doors to garden; stylish kitchen (slimline dishwasher, small microwave, fridge-freezer, ceramic hob/electric oven) with glazed door to garden; utility cupboard (washing machine, tumble drier); loo. More spiral stairs up to second floor and the huge master double bedroom (6' bed) with high ceilings, apex beams, Velux window and en suite bathroom (suite, ¾-size bath plus hand-shower, bidet). Arrival after 4pm. A relaxed and peaceful retreat after a day exploring and enjoying nearby beaches.
Woolston: tiny farming hamlet in lanes, 1½ miles from Malborough (shop, garage). Salcombe and Kingsbridge, 3 miles.
Three levels. 1 x third floor super king double bedroom with en suite bathroom with ¾ size bath, hand shower, bidet, WC, basin. Two ground floor bedrooms: 1 x double with en suite shower room with shower, WC and basin, 1 x twin (can convert to super king double) with en suite WC with basin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, hand shower, WC, basin. First floor sitting room with dining area, glazed garden doors and wood burner. Kitchen. WC with basin.
WOOLSTON, DEVON Marlborough 1.5 miles; Salcombe 3 miles; Kingsbridge 3 miles; Dartmoor 28 miles. A tiny farming hamlet in lanes in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Well located for a choice of lovely beaches and the Coast Path.
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