Arran is a beautiful period property boasting some truly stunning views over the estuary towards Salcombe and up towards Kingsbridge and South Pool. It is just metres from the beach at East Portlemouth, with its own private access down to the water and Ditch End Beach; the use of a running mooring, and a short walk to the Salcombe to East Portlemouth ferry. This stunning home has four bedrooms, a good-sized and well-equipped kitchen, a spacious dining room and comfortable lounge and the views from the majority of the rooms in the property and from the mature garden are spectacular. This fabulous house offers the comfort and enviable location to enjoy a wonderful seaside holiday with family and friends.
East Portlemouth sits opposite the popular town of Salcombe which is easily accessed from this stunning property via the passenger ferry 280 yards away. The village itself has a café and some fabulous sandy beaches along with direct access to the South West Coast Path. A very scenic two-mile walk takes you to The Gara Rock Hotel, serving delicious food with some of the best scenery a restaurant could provide, plus a spa and cinema room. The bustling market town of Kingsbridge is a thirty-minute drive away, with shops, pubs, eateries and a cinema and in the other direction along the picturesque coastal road is the historic Naval town of Dartmouth, again well serviced with amenities. This popular location along with this fantastic property has all the ingredients for an idyllic holiday come rain or shine.
PLEASE NOTE ARRAN IS ACCESSED UP THE STEPS FROM THE PARKING THEREFORE MAY NOT BE SUITABLE FOR THOSE WITH LIMITED MOBILITY.
Entrance hall, Kitchen, electric cooker, ceramic hob, fridge and freezer, dishwasher, Nespresso machine, a small table with seating for 4, radio. Utility room, hanging space for drying wetsuits etc, sink, washing machine, tumble dryer. WC WC and hand basin. Dining Room table with seating for 8, sitting room TV, DVD, glazed patio doors to admire the view, two, two-seater sofas and an armchair. Stairs to first floor, Shower Room shower cubicle, basin, WC. Bathroom WC, basin, bath with handheld shower. Twin Bedroom two 3’ ft beds with trundle bed and fold-out bed underneath. Master bedroom, 5’ king-size bed. Bedroom 3 4’6’’ double bed. Bedroom 4, 3’ single bed.
Lovely mature terraced gardens with 2 level lawn areas and planted banks between. BBQ. Running Mooring dries out for an hour either side of low tide and is suitable for a boat up to 14’ in length. Private beach access. Ditch End Cove is a private, beach, of which Arran is part owner. Private steps to the beach are uneven and to be used at own risk. Access at low tide to Ditch End Beach can also be made using the Ditch End footpath, directly opposite drive.
Ample parking for 4 cars.
East Portlemouth is a small pretty village set on a hill giving outstanding views to Kingsbridge and Dartmoor. Set in an area of outstanding beauty, it has one of the quieter sandy beaches of the area and is fantastic for families..even dogs are welcome all year round here. East Portlemouth has a number of small beaches. Fishermans Cove, Small Cove and Mill Bay. All have won Safe Bathing status and this is great for families of young children as you know the water is clean, shallow and safe for paddling. At low tide, you will find lots of shallow rock pools and you can pick up the Ferry to Salcombe from Fishermans beach. Well worth exploring is the trail form Ease Portlemouth to Prawle Point. Here you find a watch station, manned by volunteers and you can take in the magnificent views out to sea. This area is very popular with birdwatchers as many migratory species gather here. If you walk on to East Prawle then you can pick up refreshments at the village cafe or at the Pigs nose.