Cob Cottage

Located in West Alvington

Cob Cottage is located in West Alvington, Devon, and sleeps 6 guests across 3 bedrooms and is pet-friendly.

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet Friendly: 1


This beautifully restored 400 year old cottage has been modernised by the owners to a high level of comfort with carefully preserved period features and furnished with attractive classic antique pieces, thereby retaining the character and ambience of this delightful, surprisingly spacious pretty cottage. Peacefully situated in a quiet, narrow, little used lane on the outskirts of Kingsbridge, Cob Cottage has the benefit of a natural, unspoilt one third acre of semi-woodland garden overlooking adjoining open meadowland. Guests also have the use of a charming modern Shepherd's hut situated on the semi-woodland. 


Ground floor:
Walkway from the lane to the patio and enclosed entrance porch/hall.
Most attractive and very comfortable sitting room with an original Inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove, ceiling beams and window seat. Sofa, armchairs, TV/DVD, CD/stereo, desk in small study recess with printer.
Dining room (can be used as a children's playroom), table with bench seating and chairs for 8.
Kitchen with electric double oven, gas hob, microwave, dishwasher, table with bench seating and chairs.
Utility room with fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and door to the small back yard.
Cloakroom with basin and WC. From the sitting room, a steep staircase (stairgate at the top) leads to a small landing.

First floor:
Delightful, romantic Master bedroom with 5ft king size vi-sprung mattress, TV and en-suite bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, WC and heated towel rail.
Small double bedroom for single occupancy, with iron bedstead (4ft 6in).
Triple room with 3 x 3ft beds with iron bedsteads.
Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, WC and heated towel rail.

To retain the character of the cottage there are no wardrobes in the bedrooms. Hanging hooks are on the back of every bedroom door and ample good quality large chests of drawers.
Please note: Cob Cottage will take a maximum of 4 adults per booking due to the bed configuration.


South facing patio furnished with garden table, chairs and parasol directly to the front of the cottage. BBQ. There is an additional private natural garden situated across the lane with wooden garden furniture and adjoining a field with areas of grass, mature trees, and shrubs. There is also a delightful Shepherd’s hut with a log burner, sofa, piano, coffee table and drinks fridge.


Private parking for one car in a private lay-by on the lane by the property. Further parking is available in the village car park if required.


  • Included: Bed linen (guests to bring their own towels), electricity and central heating. Travel cot and high chair. One briquette provided for the wood-burning stove on arrival.
  • Telephone: No landline telephone available however mobile reception is generally good but please check with your provider before booking. Wi-Fi.
  • Pets: One dog welcome (two by negotiation with owner). Pet Charge: £30.00 per pet per week.
  • Local Facilities: Beach at Thurlestone 4 miles, Bantham 4.5 miles.
  • Village shop 500 yards. Pub 500 yards. Supermarkets, restaurants, pubs and leisure centre are all in Kingsbridge 1 mile.
  • Salcombe 10 minutes by car.


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


Area Details

West Alvington

West Alvington 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 West Alvington can offer.

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