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Furneaux Hatch

Churchstow, Devon (Ref. 1052946)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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8 Customer Review(s)

  • “We had a brilliant holiday in this beautiful cottage.”

    It was exceptionally clean and well equipped. The location is fantastic with easy access to beaches, Salcombe and Kingsbridge. The pub opposite is homely and does good value good food.

    It was exceptionally clean and well equipped. The location is fantastic with easy access to beaches, Salcombe and Kingsbridge. The pub opposite is homely and does good value good food.

    - Miss Warren, September 2021

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The property

Resting peacefully in the heart of Churchstow, in the South Hams is this traditional Grade 2 listed thatched cottage, Furneaux Hatch.

Offering accommodation for up to four guests, this 16th Century property is best suited to couples or families seeking a scenic escape to South Devon.

Pass the pretty courtyard at the front of the cottage where you can sit out and enjoy your morning coffee beneath the sun before entering into the living/dining room to begin your relaxing retreat.

The living space benefits from both a rustic woodburning stove sitting in the inglenook in the sitting area, bringing a homely aura to the room as you enjoy all your self-catered meals, as well as a gas wood effect fire at the dining area end of the room, offering a welcoming warmth no matter where you choose to wind down in the evening.

The galley-style kitchen is well-equipped with all you could need during a self-catered stay; it even boasts both a washer/dryer and dishwasher to assist you, Also on the ground floor is the family shower room, where you can enjoy a warming shower after a day at the beach before heading up the staircase to find the two prettily presented bedrooms.

The two sleeping spots are made up of both a king-size and a twin room, both providing a homely interior and a soothing spot to rest after a day of adventure.

Spend some time within the spacious rear garden soaking up the beautiful countryside as you dine alfresco with the assistance of the barbecue, the perfect way to end each day with your loved ones.

The local charming town of Churchstow makes a great spot for those seeking a quiet base, offering the amenities of both a Post Office with local shop and the characterful Church House Inn serving tasty food and drinks, you can find all you could need for a self-catered stay just a short stroll away.

Nearby Kingsbridge is worth exploring too, a bustling market town home to even more wonderful amenities sitting amongst the scenic estuary as well as attractions such as the Cookworthy Museum, Mayne Gallery There's plenty to see here, while the resort town of Salcombe nearby offers a wide range of opportunities to take to the waters with some watersports, including paddle boarding, kayaking, sailing and surfing, there's something for every type of adventurer, as well as boasting attractions to suit a range of ages such as the Salcombe Maritime Museum, Salcombe Distilling Co., the National Trust beauty of Snapes Point and much more.

The port city of Plymouth can be found just a scenic drive away, home to rich maritime heritage and historic Barbican district, or explore the wonders of the surrounding AONB, with so much natural splendour awaiting to be discovered.

In easy reach of so many fantastic attractions and locations, Furneaux Hatch is a spectacular choice for an escape to South Devon.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x twin
  • Ground-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room with gas fire and woodburning fire.
  • central heating, gas fire and woodburning fireplace
  • Range style cooker with electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, TV and WiFi
  • Fuel, power and logs for woodburning stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Parking available very close by
  • Front courtyard with seating, rear lawn and patio with furniture and barbecue
  • One well-behaved dog welcome at £25 per week
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0 miles, pub just over the road
  • Note: Steep staircase, please take care

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location


Salcombe 7.4 miles; Dartmouth 13.9 miles; Plymouth 19.4 miles

A modest village resting in the South Hams district in south Devon, Churchstow makes a fantastic base for exploring the many wonders of Devon. Positioned with an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, there's plenty of scenic walking and cycling routes in the local area, with plenty of nature to discover within the countryside and along the coast too. The village benefits from a Post Office with a convenient shop inside, as well as a local pub, Church House Inn, bursting with character and rich history, it makes a lovely spot for a traditional pub lunch. Churchstow is also home to the 14th century St Mary's church, a Grade II* listed building made up of local dark slate; a true marvel to be seen. The charming market town of Kingsbridge can be found just a scenic drive away, a popular tourist hub for its scenic estuary perfect for sailing and rolling green hills making it the ultimate walking destination. The town is also home to the Cookworthy Museum, Red Propeller Gallery and Mayne Gallery, wonderful for those seeking a day rich in culture, with plenty of quaint eateries to take your pick from for your evening meal. Venture to the resort town of Salcombe to find ample watersporting opportunities such as paddle boarding, kayaking sailing, surfing and much more, as well as attractions such as the Salcombe Maritime Museum, Salcombe Distilling Co., a beautiful beach and the National Trust wonder of the Edwardian Overbeck's Museum and Garden, offering something for every taste. The port city of Plymouth is worth visiting to uncover its maritime heritage and historic Barbican district, or spend a day exploring the South Devon AONB with its five estuaries, over 200 miles of right of way and unspoilt coastlines, it's sure to provide a day out to remember. In reach of Bantham, Ivybridge, Paignton, Torquay, the Dartmoor National Park and so much more, Churchstow makes a fantastic base for exploring this scenic area of Devon.

Region Information

Please note, the rear garden is not fully enclosed and backs onto livestock fields. Guests to supervise pets and children

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Christmas