1 Perchwood Cottage

Located in Ashprington
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Pet Friendly: 2


Nestled just beyond the banks of peaceful Bow Creek, an inlet of South Devon’s majestic River Dart, in the pretty waterside village of Tuckenhay is this sumptuous and stylish stone cottage. It is perfect for a romantic getaway or a family holiday, and its idyllic position is a great base from which to explore the South Hams where golden beaches, craggy coves and scenic country rambles reign supreme.

1 Perchwood Cottage has been lovingly refurbished and oozes attention to detail with bespoke fabrics, crafted furnishings and a warm welcoming ambiance. Its light and airy open plan living area boast bi-fold doors which open the sun terrace – the perfect spot for a morning coffee or evening glass of bubbly or just simply to admire the river views. For cosy winter nights in, there are two lounge areas to choose from both boasting wood-burners and cosy sofas to snuggle up on.

The piece-de-resistance is the spacious second-floor master bedroom which offers glorious unspoilt views up and down Bow Creek and across to scenic woodland - simply relax, unwind and watch the ebb and flow of the tide from an unrivalled vantage point.

With two further bedrooms, a shower room, and a family bathroom complete with a sumptuous roll-top bath – this gorgeous cottage will not fail to delight!


Ground floor:
12 steps up to the front door opening to open-plan living space.
Kitchen area with electric Everhot Range Cooker, microwave and integrated dishwasher and fridge-freezer.
Lounge area with sofa, armchair, footstool, woodburning stove, Freeview Smart TV with DVD player, Alexa Echo, and door to the rear courtyard.
External utility room (located in rear courtyard) with washing machine and tumble dryer.
Boot/utility room with sink integrated under-counter extra fridge and extra freezer and door sun terrace.
Shower room with basin, WC, walk-in shower and heated towel rail.
Dining area with table to seat 6.
Secondary lounge area with L shape sofa, footstool, woodburning stove, and French doors to the terrace.

First floor:
Bedroom two with 5ft king size bed and river views.
Bedroom three with 4ft 6 double bed and fire escape balcony.
Family bathroom with freestanding roll-top slipper bath, walk-in shower, basin, WC and heated towel rail.

Second floor:
Master bedroom with 5ft king size bed with seating area to the feature window boasting far-reaching views along Bow Creek.
Ensuite shower room with basin, WC, walk-in shower and heated towel rail.


Accessed from the open-plan living space is the decked sun terrace (fenced with gate) enjoying far-reaching views of the river and furnished with table and chairs to seat 6. Low wall with steep grass bank to one side. Please note this area is not enclosed for dogs and children should be supervised.

Access to the owner’s private quay is available upon request and is ideal for crabbing as well as launching dinghies, kayaks and paddleboards at high water. This at guests’ own risk and need to supply their own life jackets and equipment.


Parking for up to three cars on gravel parking area alongside the cottage.


  • Included: Bed linen and towels (guests are required to provide their own beach/dog towels). Water, Electricity, part underfloor heating/ part gas central heating. Travel cot and high chair available on request (please request at time of booking). One complimentary basket of logs is provided on arrival.
  • Internet and Telephone: Wi-Fi available free of charge. Regret, no landline telephone available. Mobile reception generally poor but please check with your provider prior to booking.
  • Pets: Up to 2 well-behaved dogs welcome (garden not enclosed – see outside section above for more information). Dog charge £30.00 per dog per week.


Cot Available
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Near River/Estuary
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
Washing machine



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Ashprington offers the perfect mix of premium holiday cottages at affordable prices. Whether it's a romantic break for two, or you are taking the dog for a whole family getaway, you're sure to love what Ashprington can offer.

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