Lower Court House
Located in Salcombe, Devon
Lower Court House is a duplex apartment in Salcombe, Devon and can sleep seven people in four bedrooms and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 7
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: 1
Lower Court House is a duplex apartment resting in Salcombe, Devon. Hosting four bedrooms across the ground and lower-ground floors; two king-size, a twin and a single, along with a bathroom and shower room, this property can sleep up to seven guests. There is an open-plan living space with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Lower Court House offers a gorgeous apartment in close distance to the hustle and bustle of Salcombe.
Nestled within the exciting town centre of Salcombe is Lower Court House, a beautiful duplex apartment split across the ground floor and lower ground floor, perfect for a seaside family retreat.
This delightful cottage is accessed down several steep steps to the ground floor entrance, welcomed immediately by an attractive shower room, while also on this floor you will find a twin bedroom, ideal for two children. Spend an evening of relaxation in the beautifully decorated open-plan living area; prepare a delicious group meal in the well-equipped kitchen, letting the chef of the group show off their skills with the contemporary amenities, before heading over to the formal dining seating for a sociable evening dinner, catching up with loved ones over good food and drink. Unwind on the large corner sofa as you decide which film to watch on the wall-mounted TV, delighting in the stylish and welcoming ambience the room provides.
Make your way down to the lower ground floor to find three more charming bedrooms, a modest single with its own truckle bed underneath, and two intimate king-size rooms with trendy features, stonewalling and an airy feel. Sink into the roll-top bath as the hot water relaxes your muscles in the bathroom, a quirky room with sloping ceilings and a separate walk-in shower.
Lower Court House is a homely retreat, ideal for an exciting seaside adventure to Salcombe.
The Court House Apartments are two stunning properties with an appealing black and white Georgian facade and the stylish interior featured throughout, close to the centre of Salcombe and just a walk away from the sandy beachfront, perfect for a group of two families looking to holiday together in this amazing coastal location. Both dwellings are layered throughout three floors of this wonderful house, with the Lower Court House spanning between the ground and lower-ground-floors, and The Court House housed between the ground and first floor, benefiting from a sensational terrace extending out from the kitchen, complete with table and chairs to enjoy the views with a glass of wine in hand as the sunsets. Step outside of the house and into the thriving seaside centre of Salcombe where you’ll be met with cafés, pubs, shops and sandy beaches such as South Sands which is located within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and the historic Salcombe Castle (Fort Charles) found just off the beach of North Sands. Make sure to try your hand at a selection of watersports on the glistening waterfront, from surfing, sailing, kayaking and even paddle boarding, alternatively discover the fascinating Maritime Museum when a rainy day hits. Venture out on a memorable boat trip on the passenger ferry over to East Portlemouth for even more stunning beaches where you can spend a day sunbathing, sampling local ice cream, building sandcastles or tuck into classic English delicacies with far-reaching sea views from The Venus Company café, serving up tasty fish and chips. Challenge yourself to a ramble along the South West Coast Path, stretching for 630 miles running from Somerset to Dorset, boasting awe-inspiring views among quaint pathways, seaside resorts and charming villages. The Court House Apartments boast a luxurious getaway base to explore the best that South Devon has to offer.
Lying within the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Salcombe is a hugely popular resort town close to the mouth of the Kingsbridge Estuary. From your Salcombe holiday cottage there are plenty of sandy beaches nearby including the pet-friendly Salcombe North Sands which is just a short walk from Salcombe town center. The Winking Prawn has a fantastic outside seating area and renowned food and is within yards of the beach. Travel to South Sands Beach from Salcombe's Whitestrand Quay on the South Sands Ferry and find large areas of golden sand perfect for making sand castles and rock pools to explore as well as Bo’s Beach Café which also sells beach accessories. East Portlemouth Beach is another that can be reached by ferry and is a series of coves with golden sands and clear blue water more reminiscent of beaches in the Indian Ocean making a swim almost irresistible. If you are looking for a walk with a difference wait for low tide and make your way up to Mill Bay along the coast for another great beach experience.
Lots of activities in Salcombe, both on and off the water. With the calm estuary there is a great choice of water based activities including sea kayaks, paddle boarding, a surf school, sailing both yacht and dinghy, estuary cruises both leisurely and adrenalin filled, schools for yachting and power boats and even donut rides and coasteering. Off the water relax at the Salcombe Distillery at the tasting bar or create your own gin at the gin school. Try your hands at the Salcombe Shooting School or travel up to Pennywell Farm and see all the animals and cuddle a miniature pig! Soft play can be found at Kidz and Co for those rainy days. The Brownston Gallery is one of Devon's finest art galleries showing contemporary pieces from both established and emerging artists. The walking here is excellent with a 3 mile walk along the South West Coast Path to Bolt Head being among the most popular with stunning coastal views.
Places to visit while staying in Salcombe include the Salcombe Maritime Museum, a collection of models, paintings, photographs and artefacts which tell the story of Salcombe’s links with ships and the sea. Carved into the cliff 80m above the sea, Overbeck’s Gardens and Museum provides breath-taking views over Salcombe Estuary with a diverse collection of plants and an interesting history. Finally, you are in a stunning part of the country whether you are attracted by the coastline or the countryside the Salcombe area delivers on all fronts.