In a wonderfully secluded, quiet spot in Salcombe, at the end of a no-through lane and high above the bustle and the beaches at North and South Sands, a large detached house surrounded by beautifully planted gardens.
To one side, a sloping lawn with terrace (picnic table) and, to the front, another terrace with table/chairs.
Magnificent coastal views towards Prawle Point and the mouth of the Salcombe estuary from most rooms, which are fabulously stylish with good furniture, muted tones, limed oak floors; all decorated with flair and an eye for detail.
Hall, through to open-plan L-shaped living/dining/bespoke kitchen (dishwasher, microwave, American-style fridge-freezer, electric range-style cooker with induction hob) with woodburner, TV, large bay window for the sea views and French windows to the terrace and lawn beyond.
Utility room (washing machine, tumble drier).
Downstairs, off the living room, a double bedroom (5' bed) with en suite bathroom (suite, shower over bath) and sea views.
Upstairs, three more bedrooms, all with sea views - a large double (6' bed) with TV, en suite bathroom (suite, shower over bath) and big windows; another double (5' bed) with TV, en suite shower-room (suite) and step down to sliding doors to balcony; and a twin.
Bathroom (suite, shower over bath).Professional catering available.
Arrival after 4pm.
A lovely generous house and a wonderful space at any time of year to idle away hours with your nearest and dearest whilst watching the changing light on the sea, or to enjoy amazing walks, kayaking, paddleboarding, boat hire, surfing and all the other outdoor activities for which this area is famed.
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.