Fri 28th Sep to 26th Oct 2018
In Shaldon, a fabulous, toes-in-the-water, two-storey house right on the beach, shoulder-to-shoulder with its neighbours and with terrific panoramic views from the back across the water to Teignmouth. Inside, smart, stylish and contemporary with cool coastal colours and 21st cent. comfort, designed for watching boats, fishing cormorants and majestic swans from two balconies and big ceiling-high windows. Front door from little lane to hall; open-plan living/dining/kitchen (dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric oven/induction hob, granite worktops, breakfast bar/stool) positioned to enjoy ever-changing views, with TV/DVD, iPod dock and door to balcony (table/chairs for 2), also with excellent view of the beach, The Ness and sunsets. Snug with seating for 4, TV/Sky, Wii. Loo. Polished travertine-tiled floor (rug) downstairs. Upstairs, three good-sized bedrooms (carpeted) - two double (footboards) looking over the water, each with TV, one with small balcony and en suite bathroom (suite with corner-bath plus hand-shower), and a smart twin (zip-linkable to 6' double); shower-room (suite). Loading/unloading outside; garage, 500 yards. Sleeps maximum of 6, including babies. A brilliant place year-round for outstanding views and relaxed waterside living.
Shaldon: large pretty village at the mouth of the river Teign estuary: shops, ‘green’, sandy beach with boats. Bridge connects it with Teignmouth (golf). Yachts, windsurfing, boats for hire (fishing trips), birdwatching and pubs on the estuary. Small zoo. Coast Path to Torquay, 5 miles. Inland, good-pub villages in farming valleys.
Three bedrooms: 2 x double (one with en suite bathroom with corner bath, hand shower, WC, basin, and a balcony), 1 x twin (can convert to super king double). Shower room with shower, WC, basin. Downstairs open plan living space with seating area, dining area and kitchen area, plus balcony. Snug. Hall. Downstairs WC with basin.
Shaldon Shaldon is a pretty Regency village on the opposite bank to the historic, seaside town of Teignmouth in South Devon. It's on the mouth of the Teign estuary and boasts pubs, shops, tea rooms, and a small zoo.
This property offers the following short breaks: