A pretty terraced cottage within 10 minutes’ walk of Brixham harbour in Devon.
Providing ideal family accommodation within easy access to explore this lovely part of the country with its bustling activity on and off the water.
On entering the cottage up a few steps, you arrive in a hallway with the kitchen leading off this.
This is fully-equipped with everything needed even with a small kitchen table and chairs, making a great spot for some breakfast in the morning.
There is a spacious sitting room with a further dining table and chairs; a great place to enjoy some lovely home-cooked meals.
Upstairs are two comfortable bedrooms with a family bathroom.
To the outside is a small courtyard at the front, making a great place to relax with a cuppa whilst planning the days’ activities.
Within a short walk takes you to Brixham harbour which is proud to have one of the largest fishing fleets in the UK, where every day over 100 fishing boats land and sell their catch at the local fish market on the quayside.
Close to the mouth of Brixham Harbour is Breakwater Beach, one of the cleanest beaches on the English Riviera.
Further afield, why not take the ferry to Dartmouth or Torquay, which both have a good reputation for fashionable restaurants, interesting boutiques and of course, all the amusement and activity along the waterfront?
Alternatively, you can take a boat trip and cruise up the River Dart to Greenway, Agatha Christie’s former holiday home, and spend the afternoon in the lively market town of Totnes.
Whatever you decide to do, you will surely be spoilt for choice in this wonderful coastal resort of Brixham to enjoy at any time of the year.
About the location
Dartmouth 5 miles; Paignton 6 miles; Torquay 8 miles.
Brixham is a working fishing harbour located on the southern side of Torbay, the area known as The English Riviera, famed for its sunny mild climate all year round. The focal point of the harbour is a life size replica of The Golden Hind, Sir Francis Drake’s ship. The prettiest part of Brixham has small cottages in hilly narrow winding lanes leading to the harbour where all the activity is centred. Home to Britain’s largest fishing fleet which regularly lands their catch in the harbour, Brixham fish market sells to major restaurants in the UK. Brixham is the ideal destination for a traditional holiday with many family attractions around Torbay including two Blue Flag beaches, Paignton Zoo and many regattas and maritime events throughout the year. There are a host of safe cycle trails in the area, the South West Coastal Path and some of the best golf courses in the region. A good mix of relaxation or action, to suit all ages, where you are never far from the sea.