In the heart of Salcombe, 50 yards from the water at Whitestrand Quay and close to shops/restaurants, a modern, light and spacious apartment. One of six in a smart development of the old Fore Street Post Office, this reverse-level apartment is on two floors with balustrade looking over the communal courtyard and, from the front, estuary glimpses over rooftops. Security-gated entrance to your undercover parking space (turntable access) with two short flights of steps up to courtyard and front door. Inside, a fresh contemporary feel with white walls, oak floors. Hall; three bedrooms - a double (5' zip-linked bed or 2'6" twin, TV) and a single with truckle bed, both with water peeks between buildings, and another double (6' zip-linked bed or 3' twin); limestone-tiled shower-room (suite). Stairs up to light open-plan living/dining/kitchen (slimline dishwasher, combi-microwave, freezer, larder fridge, gas hob/electric oven) with granite worktops, huge corner sofa, TV/DVD/Blu-ray/PVR, iPod dock, glazed doors to balustrade and raised platform to big window seat (water glimpses); loo. Warm/cold air-conditioning. Two washing machines and tumble driers (shared, extra) in parking area. Best for maximum of 5 adults. Damages Deposit £250. The handy heart-of-town location makes this a great year-round base.
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: 1 x king size double (can convert to 2'6" twin), 1 x single with truckle bed, 1 x super king double (can convert to 3' twin). Shower room with shower, WC, basin. Hall. Upstairs open plan living space with seating area, dining area and kitchen. Upstairs WC with basin.
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.
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