Located in Strete, Devon
This cottage is situated in the village of Strete near Dartmouth and can sleep five people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 2
Glen Cottage is a heart-warming property located in the village of Strete in Devon. Hosting one king-size double bedroom (zip and link, twins available on request, also trundle bed also available on request) and one double bedroom, and a bathroom, this property can sleep up to five people. Inside you will also find a kitchen/diner with wood burner, cloakroom, utility, and a sitting room with open fire. To the outside is off-road parking for one car, and a tiered terrace garden to the rear with pleasant views. Resting in a delightful location with charming features, Glen Cottage is a lovely retreat in a homely part of England.
This characterful Grade II listed cottage lies in the heart of Strete, a coastal village in the South Hams; overlooking the sea and surrounded by hills and countryside. Perfectly suited for couples or friends, Glen Cottage is a wonderful retreat to visit, with sea views reaching across to the delightful Dartmouth. A wooden porch leads through to a large, beautifully finished day room with a stone wall to the left and a flagstone floor. This room extends to the living room which features a large wood burner, with a window seat to the front, bringing you closer to the clear waters which become more noticeable as the clouds pass by. You will also discover a cloakroom and a neighbouring utility area located on the ground floor. The kitchen is beautifully presented with traditional features, a lovely light and airy room with parquet flooring, a small wood burner sits in the corner. There are patio doors to the rear so you can take in the pleasant outlook from the comfort of the accommodation, or open up the glass doors to experience the tiered garden first hand. Upstairs, two double bedrooms are soothingly finished, tied together with storage space and natural sea views. The luxury bathroom is home to a freestanding bath, an all-white suite, designed to a high standard, looking out over the lovely garden. The terraced garden is the perfect place to absorb the glorious sea and countryside, with its dog walking field beyond. In the village, take some time to appreciate the beautiful church plus the well-renowned Laughing Monk restaurant and it’s newly refurbished pub, The Kings Arms. There is a small village green immediately accessed from the rear garden where you can picnic, with its wildlife section and backdrop of Start Bay. The magical crescent-shaped family beach at Blackpool Sands is only a mile away and the South West Coast Path on the doorstep. A holiday cottage not to be missed.
- Electric heaters, wood burner in living room and kitchen
- Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, Dishwasher
- TV with Freeview, WiFi, selection of books and games
- Fuel and power inc in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc in rent
- Off-road parking for 1 car
- Tiered terrace garden to the rear
- 2 well behaved pets welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop with Post Office and pub 2 mins walk
- Note: Steps inside the cottage between rooms, and steps in the garden
The hills and countryside of Strete encircle the village to the west converge on the coastline forming one of the most visually striking images in the South Hams. There is a post office and general store in the village along with a church. Also discover a small community area where you can picnic and walk your dog.