4 Yealm Wood

Located in Newton Ferrers
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Pet Friendly: No


Situated overlooking the water in this gloriously picturesque corner of the River Yealm is 4 Yealm Wood, a duplex apartment set within a stunning boutique development overlooking the serene natural harbour of Newton Ferrers. Curved and articulated to make the most of the wonderful estuary views, with private terraces and direct access to further communal garden areas and woodland, there is also a private quay below, exclusively for residents of the Yealm. The public pontoon is adjacent which enables launching around the clock (Harbour dues payable locally).


A short flight of stairs leads up from the entrance hall to duplex apartment No 4 in the Yealm Wood building.

Stepping into this spacious apartment guests will be greeted with the stunning floor to ceiling curved windows overlooking the river, making use of the unique natural light shining from the riverside.
The generous open plan living room has a large comfortable sofa and armchairs, oak floors, a Smart TV, views of the water.
Dining table to seat up to eight, floor to ceiling French doors to terrace.
High specification kitchen with built-in electric oven, microwave and hob, dishwasher, large larder fridge freezer.
Washer dryer located within the hallway utility cupboard.
Bedroom 1 with Superking size 6ft bed, built-in wardrobes, console table, floor to ceiling doors which opens to the covered balcony with river views. En suite shower room, washbasin, heated towel rail, WC.
Bedroom 2 with Twin 3ft beds, built in wardrobe storage, chest of drawers. En suite shower room with shower cubicle, wash basin, heated towel rail, WC.

Staircase to the second floor:
Bedroom 3 with huge glazed doors and windows opening out onto the stunning roof terrace overlooking the sedum roof below and river beyond. Furnished with a superking 6ft bed, ample built in wardrobe space, console table, en suite bathroom with walk in shower, and freestanding bath positioned to give great views.


n addition to the covered balcony, the Roof Terrace has comfortable garden seating and amazing views. Direct access from the lower floor to a small decked area to the side of the apartment from which there is further access to the shared private woodland and garden comprising its own firepit, designed by a local sculptor, and woodland-themed seating area overlooking the river.

Below the property next to the water is a private jetty giving foot access to the river, exclusively for use by residents of The Yealm. Small craft (kayaks, paddleboards) are welcome to use the private jetty. It should be noted that the private jetty is tidal and therefore the water access is limited at times.

The public pontoon which is just below the Harbour Master Office nearby is significantly less tidal and it is possible to arrange other craft here, with the Harbour Master.
Please note - harbour fees are payable for all and any craft launched from any location on the river whether it is launched once, or every day.


2 designated spaces. The apartment has its own external electric vehicle charging socket linked to the apartment supply for charging, included. As this is straight off the apartment supply, it is an overnight charging facility, not a fast charge.


  • Included: Bed linen and towels (guests are requested to provide their own beach towels) Electric, gas central heating, broadband, Underfloor heating throughout, EV Charger.
  • Telephone: Not provided but the mobile signal is good. Ultrafast full-fibre broadband is available.
  • Pets: Pets are not permitted at this property
  • Local Facilities: Excellent Pubs within easy walking distance along the river, including The Dolphin and The Swan, characterful country village pubs with log fires and traditional pub fayre, plus the renowned local gastropub The Ship.
  • Excellent butcher, village shop and post office in Newton Ferrers.
  • Plymouth, 8 miles. Beach: Stoke Beach and Cellar beach 1.5. miles. South West Coast Path within walking distance, from which many secluded sandy coves are accessible on foot.


Close to coast
Great View
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Near River/Estuary
Off road parking
Washing machine



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Area Details

Newton Ferrers

Another village in the popular South Hams area of South Devon, Newton Ferrers is a picturesque coastal village sitting on the banks of the Yealm estuary. Dating back to the Doomsday Book, the village is surrounded by ancient woodland and creeks and is a hidden gem perfect for a relaxing holiday and yet only 10 miles from Plymouth. Lying in the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty you will be spoilt for choice on whether to relax inland or on or by the water. Discover Mothecombe beach, a private beach but open Wednesdays and weekends to the public, sandy, sheltered with great areas for rockpooling. Surprisingly good amenities include 3 pubs and 2 tea rooms and a good assortment of shops.

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