Located in Shaldon, Devon
This mid-terrace cottage rests in Devon and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 1
Cook’s Cottage is a charming mid-terrace cottage located in Shaldon, Devon. Hosting two king-size bedrooms, one able to be a twin with zip/link features, along with a bathroom, this property can sleep up to four guests. There is also a kitchen, a dining room, and a sitting room. To the rear is an enclosed courtyard with outdoor dining furniture and room for bike storage, while parking can be found on-street at the front of the property when available. Cook’s Cottage is a beautifully styled cottage offering a true Devon delight.
Offering a beautifully decorated base in the heart of Shaldon, just a stone's throw from the bustling town of Teignmouth and the beach, is this charming quirky mid-terrace cottage. Cook's Cottage is a perfect setting for two couples holidaying together or a family of four, with an elegant period style and a fabulous colour palette, it will be a delight to return to each day. Enter the front door and find the sitting room on your left, with a wonderful mix of furnishings atop the parquet wood flooring, it's a lovely space, while the Smart TV with Sky can keep everyone entertained on a quiet evening. Opposite this room is the dining room, with a country-style table to gather around and a pretty window seat looking out to the street, along with finely chosen artwork. Continue through to the kitchen, with white units and wooden worktops, you can discover a host of appliances to assist you in rustling up some delicious food. Serve up a summer feast outside at the outdoor dining table in the enclosed courtyard and relish a warm summer afternoon or evening, with this area being perfect for storing your bikes or paddleboards! Follow the staircase up to the first floor and discover the beautiful bathroom, echoing a period property with a deep bath, complete with a rainfall shower over it, as well as a handheld shower, and a fabulous copper piping towel rail, surrounded by neat white tiling, it's a stunning space to freshen up in. Catch up on your rest in either of the two king-size bedrooms, both featuring ample storage in antique-style furnishings and quaint window seats. One bedroom is home to a unique driftwood headboard and can also be transformed into a twin bedroom due to its convenient zip/link feature, allowing the property to cater to different party styles easily. Step out into the lovely village of Shaldon and find all you need on your doorstep, with the beach an easy walk away, Ness Cove Beach is mostly shingle with the beach graduating gently towards the sea, creating a great swimming area, with access to the shores via Smuggler's Tunnel. Golfers can delight in a fine round at Shaldon Approach Golf Course whilst experiencing the stunning views of the coast from all 18 holes. The village's history can be marvelled at when visiting Shaldon Castle which is set in Homeyard’s Botanical Gardens, you can explore the grounds and find the 'witch's cave', a small grotto made of Torquay limestone. Head over the water by foot ferry or over the bridge to the bustling town of Teignmouth where all sorts of classic seaside amusements can be found, wander along the Grand Pier built in the mid-1800s, relax on Teignmouth Beach, have fun at Jurassic Adventure Golf, and take a great holiday snap with Teignmouth Lighthouse. You are also within easy reach of the towns of Torquay, Paignton and Totnes, where a wealth of eateries, arts and culture awaits. Spend a fantastic stay in Shaldon with your loved ones at Cook's Cottage.
- Gas central heating
- Electric oven and hob, combi microwave, dishwasher, fridge, washing machine dryer, Smart TV with Sky and DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs, and WiFi broadband
- Fuel and power inc in rent
- Bed linen and bath towels inc in rent
- (beach towels not included) Highchair and travel cot available
- Enclosed courtyard with outdoor dining furniture and room for storing bikes/paddle board
- Unrestricted on-street parking outside property when available
- One well-behaved pet welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop 0
- 2 miles, pub 0
- 1 mile
Shaldon is 5 minutes ferry ride from Teignmouth and 19 minutes to Newton Abbott by car. Shaldon is a traditional, very pretty village with a shop, grocery store and a pub. For more variety of shops, cafes and restaurants take the passenger ferry to Teignmouth, which takes dogs too. Shaldon beach is great for families and rock pooling, as are the nearby beaches of Teignmouth or Ness Cove which is accessed by an original smugglers tunnel and is a dog-friendly beach all year round. Explore the South West Coast Path from Shaldon to Labrador Bay and enjoy the views along the way or visit the Shaldon Wildlife Trust zoo. Each year Shaldon host probably the oldest running regatta on the 1st Saturday in August and is great fun for all the family.