House | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 11
Crows Nest is a spacious 6 bedroomed house ideal for families to enjoy. The house is situated on the highest point of Salcombe enjoying spectacular views across the estuary. Within walking distance of Salcombe town centre and North Sands beach. Salcombe town centre has many unique and interesting shops all located around its busy harbour where you can take a water taxi across the estuary to the many outstanding beaches.
There are a wide range of dining options in Salcombe and the surrounding area. These include excellent restaurants, cosy pubs, and coffee shops; some with al-fresco facilities and some catering especially for young families. All provide the best in local fish, meat and vegetables.
Salcombe is surrounded by a beautiful coastline making it an ideal location for families and boating enthusiasts.
Walking the coastal footpath, sailing in the estuary, or enjoying a leisurely ferry trip there is always plenty of activities in this delightful unspoilt area of South Devon.
|Size||Sleeps up to 11, 6 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Single beds (5), Double beds (3), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 10|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
The lounge contains a large flat screen TV and DVD player. 3 Sofa's provide ample seating along with a selection of games and books for those rainy days. Leading from the lounge is a sun room with 2 armchairs and sliding doors leading to the garden. A great place to sit and watch the boats out to sea.
The kitchen is equipped with double oven, dishwasher, fridge and microwave. From the kitchen is a large dining table with additional smaller table that can be added for large parties. A separate utility room provides an additional fridge and freezer along with washing machine and dryer.
One single bedroom is on the ground floor adjacent to downstairs toilet.
2 twin bedrooms and 1 double bedroom with family bathroom. The children's twin bedroom is equipped with
a small TV with integral Video player. From the landing there is a small observatory with sofa bed. Further along the corridor is a double bedroom with shower room opposite.
With steps leading up to master bedroom and ensuite bathroom. A large balcony with spectacular views this is a great place to sit and watch the sunset.
|Further details outdoors||
Crows Nest is a large family house situated on a quiet unmade private road opposite a recreation ground and playing field. This makes the house an ideal location for familiies with children.There is a local shop within a short walk of the house providing day to day essentials. There is a secure garden with terrace equipped with BBQ where you can relax & enjoy the views out to sea and across the estuary
Salcombe town centre is a 20 minute walk away with its many shops, restaurants and night life. Salcombe is a boaters paradise offering a variety of water sports and facilities for sailing. North Sands beach is a 15 minute walk away with South Sands a further 10 minutes.
On the ground floor there is a single bedroom and toilet which provides accessible accomodation for guests with restricted mobility.
The West Country region
South Devon is surrounded by beautiful countryside with 13 market towns there is plenty to do and explore. The stunning coastline has some of the most beautiful beaches boasting awards for water and beach quality. There is plenty to do which makes Devon a popular destination for many families each year.
Salcombe is a haven for boat lovers. Sailing and motor boats are available for hire or there are plenty of daily ferries which go up and down the estuary to Kingsbridge and across to the lovely sheltered beaches of Smalls Cove, Mill Bay and Sunny cove.
Salcombe-Kingsbridge Rivermaid from May-September Tel 01548 853525/853607
Salcombe-East Portlemouth - From Ferry Pier (Easter-October) and Whitestrand (Nov-Easter) Tel 01548 842061/842364
Salcombe-South Sands Easter-October from Whitestrand - timetable at Whitestrand Tel 01548 561035
The Overbecks Museum just past North Sands is worth a visit to see its rare plants and exotic garden.
Salcombe Swimming Pool Onslow Road, Salcombe. Outdoor heated swimming pool. Open May-Sept. Available for private hire outside opening hours. Tel 01548 843525.
Pool open to the public at The Tides Reach Hotel.
Quay Leisure Centre, Kingsbridge Tel 01548 857100. Indoor pool, squash/badminton courts, fitness studio, aerobics, bowls etc.
Bigbury Golf Club. Dartmouth Golf & Country Club Thurlestone Hotel Tel 01548 560382; Thurlestone Golf Club
Salcombe Tennis Club, Bonaventure Road. For membership details call 01548 843044; There is a link to their website on our link page. Tennis Courts at North Sands, Salcombe. Bookings through Winking Prawn 01548 842326.