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Sleeps 8 adults Bedrooms 4 Pets Not accepted Region Devon Town/village Dartmouth

Charming Big Cottage, near Dartmouth (BC44BC)

OverviewThe Property is located in the beautiful town of Dartmouth, approached up a steep hill, it is well worth the effort as it offers such fabulous views from its position. The local area is famous for breath-taking coastal scenery, fabulous countryside walks and interesting and varied attractions.

The Property was originally the vicarage for St. Saviours, the church you see in the centre of the town. It is an apartment set over two floors and offers welcoming family accommodation, set in an unparalleled location with outstanding panoramic river and country views over Dartmouth and the River Dart. Guests can enjoy a fabulous view from almost every room. A short stroll downhill will take you into the centre of Dartmouth where you can explore the many highlights the town has to offer.

The property offers sunny accommodation with high ceilings, including an attractive spacious reception room with feature fireplace. The fitted kitchen with breakfast table offers guests modern conveniences. In addition on the ground floor there is a large, bright dining room perfect for family meals. There is also a master bedroom which is tastefully decorated with beautiful views over Dartmouth. On the first floor there are a further three bedrooms and a family bathroom.
EntranceFrom the front door there are some steps upto the spacious landing and accommodation that the property has to offer.
KitchenThere is a well equipped kitchen with gas hob and electric oven, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, toaster and microwave. There is also a small breakfast table in there.
DiningThere is a large separate dining room with ample room for everyone to sit round and enjoy family meals.
LivingThe lounge is spacious and light with magnificent views out over Dartmouth. It is the perfect place to sit and unwind after a long day sightseeing. It has two three seater sofa's and also has a couple of window seats. There is a television, CD Player and there is also a feature fireplace with working electric fire for those winter nights!
SleepingBedroom 1
The master bedroom is on the first floor and it is extremely spacious and tastefully decorated. It has beautiful views from the two windows out over Dartmouth and the River Dart. There is a chest of drawers and wardrobe with bedside tables also. Next door there is a w.c with hand basin.

Bedroom 2
On the second floor there is a further double bedroom with again beautiful views. There is also a chest of drawers and bedside tables also.

Bedroom 3
Next door there is a twin room with small chest of drawers and river views.

Bedroom 4
There is a further twin room with wardrobe and small chest of drawers.

There is a family bathroom on this floor.
GarageThere is garage parking and a space in front of the garage for a small car

BathroomsOn the first floor there is a bathroom with bath, shower over the bath, w.c and wash basin. Also on this floor at the opposite end is a w.c with wash basin. On the second floor there is bathroom with shower, w.c and wash basin.

OutsideThere is no outside space at this property.
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Heating, Central
  • Internet Access
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Welcome Basket
  • Water Views
  • Parking, Private


Check in / Check out

Standard check-in is 4pm and standard check-out is normally 10am on your day of departure. In some cases these times vary. Always check your booking confirmation paperwork for correct timings or ask your local agent.


From Tavistock and the rivers Tavy and Tamar to the English Riviera of Torbay, and the nautical town of Dartmouth north across Dartmoor (with its famous miniature ponies) to the surfing beaches of Croyde and Woolacombe, there can be few counties in England that offer such a broad spectrum of experiences to the visitor. 

Located in the South Westerly reaches of England, Devon shares a southerly border with Cornwall, and an easterly border with Somerset and Dorset. To the north and south the Bristol and English channels provide miles of beautiful coastline, and numerous attractions to the county. 

Areas of Oustanding Natural Beauty (5), National Parks (2) and many other parks and reserves make it very easy to get off the beaten track, but the cities of Plymouth and Exeter are as modern and vibrant as they come.

Inland are a number of country landscapes to explore; Tarka Country to the north, taking its name from a famous novel, offering the Tarka Trail; a fantastic cycle route through the beautiful country landscapes. Centrally, Dartmoor National Park is the largest open space in South England, and offers miles of rugged and wild moorland for keen walkers to explore.

Dartmoor Zoological Park is situated on the edge of the moor. The zoo is the inspiration behind a Hollywood film, and home to an impressive range of exotic animals. Along the south coast is the spectacular Jurrasic Coast World Heritage Site, reaching from Exmouth along into Dorset, and offering a spectacular coastline to discover.

Further south along the coast is the borough of Torbay, home to some of Devon’s most popular seaside resorts and tourist spots, and known as the English Riviera. Devon’s county town is the attractive city of Exeter, offering a mix of historical and modern architecture and culture. To the south is the University City of Plymouth, a historic port, and home to The Hoe, a popular public open space offering a range of attractions.   

Devon is the third biggest county in the UK by area, but it's quite easy to get around. In population, it is only the twelfth largest, so it's really not very crowded! Geographically and in spirit quite unlike the neighbouring counties, Devon is characterised by the granite structure that forms Dartmoor rising out of its distinctive red soil, and the very different Devonian rock structure underlying Exmoor. The Devonian geological period was actually named after Devon since it was here that these rocks were first studied. 

South West

England’s peninsula incorporates the counties of Cornwall and Devon, Dorset, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Bristol. This region is mostly rural so is perfect to escape the everyday hustle and bustle, whether relaxing with the family by the seaside or exploring the wild moors and rugged coastline. The area boasts hundreds of beautiful sandy bays to choose from and fantastic surfing opportunities. The historic cities of Exeter, Bath and Gloucester are definitely worth a visit, and with transport links all the way down to Penzance even the famous Lands End and remote Isles of Scilly can be reached.

Area Devon


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