Rose Cottage, East Portlemouth, lies within the beautiful South Hams area of Devon and is within walking distance of glorious beaches and the South West Coastal Path.
East Portlemouth sits opposite Salcombe which can be reached via a ferry passenger service.
4 bedroom (sleeps 6) detached cottage with garden and parking. Fully refurbished during 2017.
Kitchen - Electric Stoves cooker, dishwasher, full height fridge, microwave, coffee machine.
Utility Room – Washing machine, small freezer (1.5 shelves).
Lounge – 4 seater sofa, 2 arm chairs, small TV with Freeview and iPlayer.
Diner/lounge2 – wooden dining table, chairs and bench. Armchairs, TV with Freeview. Broadband router.
Wifi – 30MB download speed.
Garden – with picnic table and badminton net (there are some steps in the garden so small children require supervision).
Parking – space for 2 cars (Gate width limit 2.23m). Alternatively, free small car park or on street parking at 20metres from the house.
Bedroom 1 - King-sized bed with en suite shower room
Bedroom 2 - King-sized bed
Bedroom 3 - Single bed
Bedroom 4 - Single bed
Rose Cottage sits on a hill above several beaches on Salcombe estuary - it's an easy walk to the nearest beach on the way down but you need to save a bit of energy for the way back up (the cottage is 70m above sea level).
The three nearest beaches are:
Smalls Cove – 500 metres by foot (down steps), or limited parking by Venus café.
Mill Bay – 1,000 metres by foot (down sloping footpath and quiet road), or use National Trust Car Park (free to members, £7.50 per day non-members)
Sunny Cove – 500m walk from Mill Bay (not accessible by car).
Salcombe can be reached by boat.
(i) Their is a regular day time ferry passenger service.
(ii) An evening water taxi also runs (pre-booking essential, last service 10pm)
Rose Cottage sits in a quiet spot down a private lane adjacent to White Cottage & behind the row of houses containing Godolphin Cottage - Bow Cottage - Hill Crest.
Parking and driving to East Portlemouth:
Driving to East Portlemouth does also include going through some narrow Devon country lanes.
The private parking has a width restriction of 2.23m. OK for cars but tight for SUVs. There is free parking 10-20metres from the house in a small car park, or if full, on the road.Get the full listing »