Langford Down Cottage

Located in Slapton
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Pet Friendly: 1


Looking for the quintessential Devon Thatched Cottage? Well Langford Down will tick all the boxes. Brimming with character there are slate floors with underfloor heating, beamed ceilings, an inglenook fireplace and Rayburn stove, so we can't think of a single feature lacking in this perfect holiday destination.  Overlooking a beautiful valley, just outside the coastal village of Slapton the cottage is surrounded by a lovely large garden with a sunny barbeque area looking out over the Devon countryside. There's a comfortable sitting room with wood burner, a modern well equipped kitchen diner and upstairs three comfortable bedrooms.  A short drive or pleasant walk along the lane brings you into Slapton, with its village pubs and shop and a little further on you're on Slapton beach. The nearby South West Coastal Path provides some beautiful walks and a visit to the historic port of Dartmouth, the market town of Kingsbridge and the yacht haven of Salcombe are all great days out.

Accommodation: Sitting room with leather sofa and armchairs, inglenook fireplace with wood burner stove, TV and DVD. Large kitchen diner with farmhouse style kitchen equipped with ceramic hob, oven and grill, dishwasher, fridge, microwave and additional Rayburn with hobs and twin ovens. Utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer. Shower room with shower cubicle, hand basin and WC.  From kitchen spiral stone stairs to master
double bedroom with 5ft bed. From sitting room stairs to twin bedroom with two 3ft beds. Connecting corridor gives access to another twin bedroom with 2ft 6in wide 5ft 6in long twin beds. From corridor family bathroom with bath, hand basin and WC.

Outside: Large sunny mature garden (2/3 acre) with steps down to the cottage from the barbeque and parking area.

Parking: Off road parking for up to three cars.


  • Included: Bed linen, towels, (guests must provide their own beach towels), electricity, central heating with underfloor heating on ground floor, complimentary basket of logs in winter, travel cot and high chair. 
  • Pets: One well behaved dog welcome October until the end of May only.
  • WIFI
  • No telephone.  Mobile reception poor.
  • Local facilities: Slapton beach 1.5 miles. Slapton village with two good pubs and a village shop.  Torcross with pub , cafe and shop 2 miles. Stokenham Farm Shop 1.5 miles. Kingsbridge and Dartmouth with all facilities both approx 9 miles.


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


Area Details


Slapton is a small picturesque village lying between Kingsbridge and Dartmouth. The village is half a mile from Slapton Sands. The village has 2 pubs and a village store. Slapton Ley Nature Reserve attracts visitors from all over the world. Slapton Sands beach was taken over in 1943 to use as a rehearsal area for the D-Day landings. It is a large shingle beach, very dog friendly and backed by a sea wall with lifeguards in the summer and a cafe. Woodlands Family Theme Park in Dartmouth 30 minutes away is a great family day out. Also in Dartmouth is Fast Rabbit Farm Gardens.

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