LOCATION The cottage is set in lovely rural surroundings close to the villages of Galmpton, Hope Cove and Malborough. The sea is just over one mile away with beautiful beaches at Hope Cove and Thurlestone Sands where there are also wonderful cliff walks. The scenic harbour and estuary of Salcombe with its miles of sheltered water is within a pleasant four mile drive.
ENTRANCE/DINING HALL The entrance lobby leads into a slate tiled dining hall with table and eight chairs,stone fireplace and staircase rising to first floor. Exposed painted ceiling beams.
DRAWING ROOM A bright room with South facing window and French doors opening to cobbled front garden and giving pleasant views across fields towards Malborough village. Two comfortable sofas, widescreen LCD TV, DVD player, raised marble fireplace and exposed painted ceiling beams.
SITTING ROOM With wide South facing bay window the full length of one wall with window seat and views across the valley to fields. One large sofa and two armchairs, table, TV and DVD player stone fireplace with timber mantle, open grate and slate hearth (not for tenants' use). Exposed painted ceiling beams and slate-tiled floor.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM An attractive room with wide range of base cupboards and drawers with hardwood work surfaces and Belfast sink, electric hob, oven, dishwasher, microwave and fridge/freezer. Fireplace recess housing oil fired Aga cooker with tiled surround and granite work surface to one side. Bench exposed seating with cupboards beneath. Slate tiled floor and exposed painted ceiling timbers. Door to lobby with stable door to outside.
UTILITY ROOM Formerly a garage with sink, washing machine and tumble dryer.
CLOAKROOM with w.c.
BEDROOMS Four in total. On the ground floor (adjacent to the Drawing Room) is a large bedroom with a double bed, wardrobe, drawers and en suite shower room with shower cubicle, wash hand basin and w.c. On the first floor are three further bedroom one has a four-poster double bed, one is a twin bedroom with with a small en suite with shower cubicle, wash hand basin and w.c. The fourth bedroom has a set of bunk beds and a single bed. N.B. All duvets, pillows, bed linen and towels (excluding those for the beach) are provided.
BATHROOMS In addition to the two en suite shower rooms is a family bathroom on the first floor with roll-top bath, wash hand basin, w.c. and heated towel rail and a cloakroom on the ground floor.
BABY FRIENDLY FACILITIES A travel cot and booster seat/ high chair are available.
OUTSIDE Above and to the rear is a slate paved terrace with wrought iron handrail, a perfect spot for sunbathing, barbeques etc. At the back of the terrace there is a delightful thatched summerhouse, hot tub and gas barbeque. The gardens back onto fields and are well established with lawned areas, shrubs, trees and plants. The pretty front garden, enclosed by stone walls, is partly cobbled and partly stone paved.
PARKING Off road for three or four cars.
OTHER INFORMATION Oil fired central heating and hot water. Strictly no smoking. Broadband available.