LOCATION The house is found at the entrance to Woodcot on Cliff Road, within just a few minutes walk of central Salcombe. There are a number of popular restaurants, cosy pubs, boutiques, art galleries, cafes and gardens within easy reach, as well as a range of water-based activities and sports on the famous estuary nearby. The East Portlemouth passenger ferry (within a 5-7 minute walk) runs to and from the town throughout the year to the sandy beaches on the opposite side of the towns stunning harbour.
ENTRANCE There is level access from the driveway to a large oak entrance door, leading into a spacious hallway and access to all bedrooms and bathrooms. A magnificent oak and glass staircase leads up to the living accommodation at first floor level.
BEDROOMS The four very tastefully furnished boutique bedrooms on the ground floor all have lovely estuary views and direct access (via French doors) to the stone terrace at the front of the house. The rooms are individually styled and decorated but all have beautiful oak flooring with under-floor heating. The master en suite bedroom has a sumptuous super-King bed, bedside tables, fitted wardrobes and shelving. There is also a wall mounted TV. The elegant, contemporary en suite bathroom has a freestanding bath (with hand-held shower), double vanity unit with granite top, large walk-in shower (with overhead ceiling mounted and hand-held showers), w.c, heated towel rail, and under-floor heating. The second (slightly larger) en suite bedroom is similarly presented and furnished with a super-King size bed, but has a large walk-in shower (with overhead ceiling mounted and hand-held showers), basin/vanity unit, w.c, heated towel rail and under-floor heating. has a larger A third double has an ornate King-size bed, bedside tables and fitted wardrobes, whilst the fourth bedroom is a twin with full size single beds, bedside table and fitted wardrobes. N.B. All duvets, pillows, high quality Egyptian cotton bed linen, bath and hand towels and welcome gifts of luxury toiletries are supplied.
BATHROOMS In addition to the two en suites above is a lovely family bathroom on the ground floor. This room features a bath and vanity unit each with marble surround, walk-in shower, wash-hand basin, w.c., heated towel rail, and under-floor heating. There is also a large wet room (accessed via the garage) ideal for freshening up sailors and sandy children returning from the beach!
DINING/SITTING ROOM The spectacular open plan living accommodation on the first floor has panoramic views of the Salcombe estuary across towards Mill Bay and East Portlemouth beaches, and out to sea. This spacious and elegantly presented area has light oak flooring throughout and a high vaulted ceiling with skylights plus large picture windows to create a bright and sunny environment for relaxing or entertaining. The very sociable sitting area has two large sofas, cushioned window seating, chairs, desk, contemporary storage and built-in shelving, coffee table, widescreen smart TV with B&W surround sound system, DVD/Blu-ray player, full Sky HD+ package and Sonos digital music system with Spotify. There is a library of movies for you to choose from. A sliding glass door leads out to the elevated terrace area beyond. The dining area has an extending (partly glazed) table seating eight comfortably, and adjacent cushioned window seating to take in the views. A further set of stairs lead up from the dining area to an open SNUG/GAMING room at mezzanine level, furnished with a leather sofa, chair, bean bags, wall-mounted TV, Xbox360, Nintendo Wii, Sonos sound bar and full Sky HD+ package. There is a selection of games for you to choose from.
KITCHEN A fully fitted luxury Bulthaup kitchen features a large central island with smooth Silestone worktop cleverly constructed to include a Siemens induction hob, sink, integrated dishwasher and breakfast bar (with four stools). In addition there is a range of elegant wall-mounted units with integrated Siemens convection and microwave ovens, free-standing American fridge/freezer and wall-mounted TV. The adjoining UTILITY ROOM has a further range of base and wall units, sink, fridge, washer/dryer and includes a separate CLOAKROOM with w.c. with basin. A door from the utility room offers access to stone steps, which in turn lead down to the front terrace area.
OUTSIDE The magnificent first floor decked terrace has wonderful estuary views, and is furnished with a range of fitted wooden seating, four sun loungers, garden table and other chairs. The lower stone terrace has a Firemagic barbecue, four wooden sun loungers and table and chairs. (N.B. For safety reasons young children must not be left unattended on either terrace at any time).
PARKING There is off-road parking for up to 3 cars on the private drive and in the garage, which incorporates a wet room (see above) and drying area for wetsuits, sailing equipment etc. (Dimensions can be provided on request).
OTHER INFORMATION Mostly beautiful oak flooring throughout, with tiles in each of the bathrooms. Oil fired under-floor heating and hot water. Wireless broadband internet available.Strictly no smoking or pets permitted. A 'sparkle clean' service is available on each Tuesday and Thursday of a weekly holiday, and is included within the rental. A £750.00 (refundable) security deposit is required when booking this property - the Accidental Damage Waiver cannot be applied.
ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE TIMES Arrival: Friday 4.00pm (Early luggage drop off and parking facility may be available on day of arrival - please check beforehand); Departure: Friday 11.00am