Gamekeepers Hide, Ivybridge
Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Gamekeeper's Hide is a well presented and sought after cottage; located on the Colmer Country Estate in the heart of the beautiful South Hams in Devon.
The estate is a collection of individually owned properties set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the Idyllic South Hams. Within the estate's 28 acres, you'll find plenty to explore. Meadowland, woods and wetlands, offer an endless variety of walks and quiet spots to enjoy a picnic. The estate is also home to a plethora of wildlife - badgers, foxes, rabbits and deer.
The cottages front entrance leads into an open plan lounge with dining area and fitted kitchen. Upstairs is a double bedroom, twin bedroom and bathroom. Brightly furnished throughout, the cottage has a light, modern feel.
Outside is a gated, sheltered patio with table, chairs, sun loungers and a barbeque. The sunny walled garden is close by with a children's play area, boules pitch and games room. Just a short walk away you will find the awarding winning California Country Inn. Close to hand there are also excellent places to eat in the pubs at Avonwick.
Gamekeeper's Hide is brilliantly located for ease of access to Kingsbridge, Salcombe, Dartmouth, Totnes and Plymouth, and it is surrounded by picturesque villages and unspoilt countryside. Dartmoor and Torbay are also within easy reach.
All visitors have free access to the wonderful facilities that are available on the Colmer Estate, including a heated indoor pool, fitness suite, outdoor pool (May to September), a fishing lake well stocked with carp, golden rudd and trout*, an adventure play area, tennis court and laundry room.
* A fishing licence is available from any Post Office - however children under 14 can fish without a licence.
Please be aware the outdoor pool is only heated between 1st May and 30th September
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Salcombe North Sands 21.2 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter International 59.8 km, Nearest railway: South Devon Railway 18.6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Pool||Shared indoor pool|
|General||CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared indoor pool, Private garden|
The West Country region
Home to the English Riviera, South Devon is lined by sandy beaches and fluttering palm trees - and it's still a haven for families keen to enjoy its unique microclimate. Torquay, Paignton and Brixham make up Torbay, one of the most popular areas for holiday makers in Devon, and the area also includes the coastal towns of Dawlish, Teignmouth and Starcross. Visitors can stretch their legs along some of the prettiest sections of the South West Coast Path, take afternoon tea beside any number of picturesque harbours and enjoy the party atmosphere that ensues at every summer regatta in the region.
South Devon's South Hams encompass a number of the county's most inspiring locations, such as Dartmouth, Salcombe and Totnes. The South Hams envelop traditional seaside towns, quaint villages and historic locations – so they are sure to include the ideal resort for your escape. Whether you're looking for relaxed time on the beach or to explore the intriguing and ancient resorts of the area, South Hams and Salcombe promise to dazzle with their unspoilt views.
The South Hams' coastal path stretches for sixty miles, so visitors have plenty of opportunity to stroll between locations and appreciate the scenery that makes the South Hams a Designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
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