This pint-sized, but surprisingly spacious old cottage is in the village of Frogmore, a pretty Devon village and one which has managed to hang on to its pub, the excellent Globe Inn, its Post Office and the locally renowned Frogmore Bakery & General Stores.
It's a great location to explore the wonderful South Devon beaches and fantastic walks on the coast path and the Salcombe Estuary.
The spacious sitting room/dining room has oak floors, a sofa and arm chair and a wood burning stove. There is also electric storage heating so the cottage is warm year round. By the window is a pine dining table with chairs. You step up to a well-fitted modern galley kitchen with a ceramic hob. The kitchen also has a stainless steel sink washing machine/dryer, fridge and microwave.
Oak spiral stairs lead up to a good-sized double bedroom with oak wardrobes with a separate good-sized bathroom with a bath and a shower over the bath. Up to one extra person can be accommodated on a folding campbed downstairs.
You can enjoy views of Frogmore from the very sunny terraced seating area a few yards up from the house. The village is perfectly placed to reach Prawle Point, the most southerly point of Devon in just a few minutes. Many of Devon's best sandy beaches, such as Blackpool Sands and Slapton Sands are just a few minutes drive. Or drive to Portlemouth and get the ferry across to Salcombe or down the river to the popular South Sands Beach.
There is a private parking space for The Nest just outside the back door which is also the usual way into the cottage. Free wifi is available in The Globe pub next door. nb it's a country foodie pub so no need to worry about the noise!
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Slapton Sands 6 km|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter 50 km, Nearest railway: Totnes 15 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Single beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 3|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
Situated in the South West of England, Devon is a great area to visit known for its beautiful hilly countryside, including Dartmoor, stunning sandy beaches and characteristic narrow, high sided Devon lanes. It's a great place for all kinds of outdoor activities including walking, cycling, swimming, sailing, fishing, horse riding and golf. However it also has some amazing old houses and wonderful old pubs. It's also known for its fertile soil so expect local produce at many of the local shops and restaurants.
The village of Frogmore is situated on Frogmore Creek which leads into the Salcombe Estuary and has managed to hang on to a great pub, The Globe and an excellent village shop and post-office. The cottage is also perfectly placed to reach Prawle Point, the most southerly point of Devon in just a few minutes. Many of Devon's best sandy beaches, such as Blackpool Sands and Slapton Sands are just a few minutes drive. Or drive to Portlemouth and get the ferry across to Salcombe or down the river to the popular South Sands Beach.