3 Belle Cottages
Kingsbridge near Salcombe, Devon
This charming Victorian terraced cottage lies in a quiet street in the town of Kingsbridge, within the South Hams area of south Devon. This welcoming Kingsbridge cottage boasts period features and has been furnished in a colourful style with a nautical theme, making it a very cheerful holiday home for four people. There is a comfortable sitting room, spacious kitchen with dining area, a bright ground floor shower room and two double bedrooms at this Kingsbridge cottage, plus outside there is a small sunny decked area, which is an ideal place to enjoy a morning coffee whilst planning your day. From this Kingsbridge cottage, why not take a stroll along the quay, discover narrow alleyways or visit the Museum of Rural Life? In summer you can take a river cruise from Kingsbridge to Salcombe, a popular sailing port, or you may wish to drive to Torcross with its four-mile stretch of beach. The South Hams has stunning sandy beaches, interesting villages, and fabulous National Trust-owned stretches of coastline, which are well worth visiting. This Kingsbridge cottage is a convenient base for exploring this hidden area of Devon.
Two double bedrooms. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room.
Gas central heating. Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV, Blu-ray DVD, iPod dock. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking outside cottage on a first come, first served basis. Private rear decked area. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk.
At a glance
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
About the location
Salcombe 5 miles; Dartmouth 12 miles; Totnes 13 miles; Plymouth 20 miles.
The busy little town of Kingsbridge lies at the head of a marine estuary in the attractive South Hams area of south Devon. During the summer season there are river excursions to Salcombe to see the abundant wildlife in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), which also forms part of the South Devon Heritage Coast. Visitors can take a walk along the Kingsbridge Quay, wander through the narrow alleys off Fore Street or visit the Shambles, an Elizabethan market arcade. Around the South Hams area there are picturesque ports, such as Dartmouth and Salcombe, together with sandy beaches at Blackpool Sands near Stoke Fleming and the two sandy beaches at Thurlestone. There are a host of small attractive villages in South Hams offering interesting pubs, local farm produce shops and pretty rows of cottages, plus further afield the waterfront city of Plymouth is a vibrant centre housing the National Marine Aquarium, historic Barbican Quay and plenty of night life, including theatres, restaurants and bars.