Located in Salcombe
- Sleeps: 7
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 3
- Pet Friendly: No
Pitcairn is a beautiful recently refurbished semi-detached house located under 10 minutes’ walk from Salcombe town centre. With a large fully enclosed south facing garden and 3 private parking spaces, this property has features rarely seen in the popular seaside town. The house is modern, bright and spacious and boasts an abundance of stylish décor and nice touches throughout.
Entrance to the hall leading to large open plan lounge with two sofas, TV, DVD player, large beanbag, feature fireplace (not in use), dining table to seat up to 8 and patio doors to garden. Kitchen with electric oven and gas hob, dishwasher, fridge, microwave and breakfast bar with 2 stools. Cloakroom with basin and WC. Steps down to utility room with washing machine, fridge freezer and space to hang wetsuits. First floor: Master bedroom with 5ft king size bed. Bedroom 2 with 4ft6in double bed. Bedroom 3 with 3ft bunk bed and 3ft single bed. Family bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and WC. Family shower room with shower cubicle, basin and WC.
Large fully enclosed garden area with decking, table and chairs and barbecue.
For 3 cars. One space at front of property for medium sized car and two spaces on private driveway at the rear of the property.
- Included: Bed linen and towels. Electricity and gas central heating. Travel cot and high chair.
- Telephone: No telephone. Mobile reception good. Wi-Fi.
- Pets: Sorry, no pets.
- Local facilities: Spar shop 200 yards. Other shops, restaurants and pubs all within 10 minutes’ walk.
- North Sands beach 1 mile.
- Kingsbridge with supermarkets and all other facilities 6 miles.
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.