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The Lawns Apartment

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 5 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Description from owner

Description

Located deep in the heart of the South Hams, you will find The Lawns, No.5 Colmer House. An English Tourist Board 5-star rated luxury holiday apartment, and part of the Colmer Estate, it is set in 28 ares of private grounds, with an extensive range of year round indoor and outdoor leisure facilities. Colmer House is an 18th Century Georgian building, sympathetically renovated and restored to its former glory in the mid-1990s and converted into a number of privately owned luxury apartments. The Lawns has very recently been refurbished to the highest standards offering comfort and practicality.The Lawns has a south facing aspect and wonderful views from its windows across the grounds to the lake. The lounge doors lead directly to a large paved patio, surrounded by a balustrade wall which looks out over the immaculate lawns. The patio is private, sheltered and is furnished with a table, chairs and gas barbecue.

Further details

Long weekends are also now available subject to

Located deep in the heart of the South Hams, you will find The Lawns, No.5 Colmer House. An English Tourist Board 5-star rated luxury holiday apartment, and part of the Colmer Estate, it is set in 28 ares of private grounds, with an extensive range of year round indoor and outdoor leisure facilities. Colmer House is an 18th Century Georgian building, sympathetically renovated and restored to its former glory in the mid-1990s and converted into a number of privately owned luxury apartments. The Lawns has very recently been refurbished to the highest standards offering comfort and practicality.The Lawns has a south facing aspect and wonderful views from its windows across the grounds to the lake. The lounge doors lead directly to a large paved patio, surrounded by a balustrade wall which looks out over the immaculate lawns. The patio is private, sheltered and is furnished with a table, chairs and gas barbecue.

Further details

Long weekends are also now available subject to availability in the low season. To calculate the price divide the weekly price by 7, multiple by the number of days you wish to stay and add £70.

Further details indoors

A private entrance leads directly to a spacious open-plan lounge and dining area with fitted kitchen. Tastefully decorated, the lounge features a cream 3 piece leather suite, brown leather dining chairs and table, TV, video and DVD player. The kitchen is fully equipped with electric cooker, microwave, large fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine/tumble-drier.Stairs lead to a large open landing, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom. Brightly furnished throughout, the master bedroom has a large double bed, generous wardrobes and a comfortable arm-chair to relax in. The large second bedroom has large 2 single beds and a 32 inches plasma TV on the wall and the bathroom features a bath, power-shower, toilet and hand basin, all equipped to a very high standard.The apartment is brightly furnished, with a light modern feel and quipped to a very high standard. Electric central heating is provided with radiators in all rooms. Wireless broadband internet access is available to those who bring their own laptop.There is a Z-bed available which sleeps another additional person.

Further details outdoors

- Outdoor Swimming PoolThe outdoor pool is open and heated from May to September. Next to the pool you may also enjoy playing table tennis.- The LakeThe fishing lake is well stocked with carp and golden rudd and a fishing licence is available from any Post Office however children under 14 can fish without a licence. - Fitness SuiteAbove the indoor pool is a rowing machine, an exercise bicycle, a treadmill, a sit up frame and a bench press with weights.- Adventure Play AreaThis is situated in a clearing in the woods behind the tennis court.- Walled GardenVery exciting play equipment for children and a boules pitch for everyone to enjoy. There are also picnic tables to be found. Our walled garden is a very special, safe area and is the only place where ball games are permitted - a football goal net is provided.* All the facilities listed above are shared with other outgoing and friendly people on the Colmer Estate. You are invited to use any of them.

Location description from owner

The England region

The region has arguably some of the most dramatic scenery in England. Within this, South Devon can boast rugged coastlines, sandy beaches, wonderful seafood and etc. So whether you are looking to get away from it all and relax or to get active and explore, there is always something to suit all of the family in South Devon.- Great Family Attractions• Pennywell Farm (Devon's top attraction)• Woodlands (The award winning park)• Crealy (Adventure Park)• Kart World (Arrive and Drive)• River Dart Adventures (Adventures for all the family)• Flam bards (What ever the weather)• Trago Mills (Family shopping & Leisure Parks)• Morwellham (History Comes Alive)• Trethorne (The complete family day out)• The Milky Way Adventure Park (Your all weather attraction)• Hidden Valley (The enchanting world of Garden Railways)• Babbacombe (Model Villages)• Wildlife Park (Big Cat Conservation Centre)• Hedgehog Hospital (British Wildlife Garden Centre)• Becky Falls (Woodland Park Dartmoor)• Paignton Dartmouth Railway (Steam Trains)• South Devon Railways (All Aboard)• Buckfast Abbey (Historic)• Buck fast (Butterflies & Otters)

South Hams

Surrounded by rolling countryside, the estate is ideally situated for guests wishing to visit this area of outstanding natural beauty. The South Devon Beaches, Dartmoor and all the attractions this beautiful, unspoilt part of the country has to offer. This is an area of dramatic cliff-top and coastal walks, hidden valleys, sweeping moors and quite sandy coves to explore at your own pace.Just a short walk away you will find the California County Inn which provides delicious meals, also close to hand are excellent places to eat in the pubs at Avonwick - Ugborough and Moreleigh. At California Cross there is a garage shop where you will find a wide range of essential groceries including a cash point ATM Machine.The excellent facilities of the Colmer estate are also all free of charge and exclusively for the use of the Colmer Guests. These include swimming pools, tennis court, fishing lake, fitness suite, croquet and boules.The outdoor pool is heated from Mid May to Mid September, the Indoor pool is heated all the year round. The fitness suite is equipped with rowing machine, walking and cycling machines. A sit up frame and a bench press with weights.Discounted temporary membership is available at the nearby Dartmouth Golf and County Club on Green Fees and all their leisure facilities. Other courses in the area include Bigbury - Thurstone and Wrangton. Horse riding is also available nearby.*Our Essential Guide to the Things to Do in the Local Area-Eating & drinkingA: The New Angel,Dartmouth - as seen on TVMichelin stars. Definitely need to book in advance.B: Avon Inn (Avonwick)A traditional British Pub set in the heart of the South Hams. Using local produce, the menu offers a selection of classic dishes with a few modern twists. A good selection of fine wines including the locally produced Sharpham Wines.C: The Oyster Shack (Aveton Gifford)Eat local oysters and fish in tranquil al fresco situation. Bring your own wine and contemplate the wonders. Open most days only all year round. Reservations are a must.D: Rumours Wine Bar (Totnes)A truly remarkable venue. An English café bar and restaurant. Providing fine wines beers coffees and excellent food (also champagne by the glass)E: Sloop Inn (Bantham)A famous smuggling Inn 400 yards from a sandy beach and coast path. Features in all major pub and accommodation guides. Headstands on the beach at sundown and sharpeners to the Sloop after.F: The Tree House (Kingsbridge)Very pleasant new restaurant with intimate bar. G: The Ship (Ugbourough)Very good food and also very popular booking advisableH: The Cricket Inn (Bee Sands)Excellent food excellent position on the beach .Booking advisableI: Jasmine Chinese (Kingsbridge)If you just want a quiet night in after a long relaxing day many of our guest’s have used the local Jasmine Chinese in Kingsbridge. They deliver to the Colmer Estate an excellent service ( but the portions are huge).J: Maha - Bharat (Kingsbridge)Excellent Indian, Punjabi and Kashmiri cuisine, who also do home deliveries.- Local Sports activities: A: GolfDartmouth Golf Club, Thurlstone Golf Club, Bigbury Golf Club, Wrangaton Golf ClubB: Fishing or Boat HireDartmouth, Kingsbridge & SalcombeC: Water-sportsSurfing, body boarding, sea-kyaking, kite surfer at Bigbury and BanthamD: Horse racingNewton Abbot (National Hunt at its best), Exeter, TauntonE: Horse ridingSorley Tunnel (Farm World)- Places to go: A: PlymouthPlymouth Leisure (Swimming Pools)Plymouth Dome (A glimpse of Plymouths Historic Past)National Marine (Aquarium (Immerse Yourself)Ski - Snowboard ( A Nike Group Company)Plymouth Gin (Distillery Tour)B: GardensBicton Park (Botanical Gardens)Eden ProjectThe Garden House (Perhaps the most breathtaking of all the gardens)Collaton FishacreOverbecksC: BeachesBigbury on Sea (2003 European Blue Flag & Resort Award)Blackpool Sands (2003 European Blue Flag & Resort Award)EastportlemouthBanthamThurlstonHope Cove

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Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • Cot available
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 1 Sofa Bed, 2 Single Beds, 1 Cot available
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Shared outdoor pool (heated)
  • Private indoor pool
  • Shared indoor pool
  • Private tennis court
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Private fishing lake or river
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Table tennis
  • Pool or snooker table
  • Games room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Telephone
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Policies

Check in time:14:00, Check out time:10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
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This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
No smoking at this property
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About the owner

Lorraine S
Response rate:
90%
Calendar updated:
12 Jul 2016
Years listed:
2
Based in:
United Kingdom

Languages spoken: English


This Apartment has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps 5. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 16 Jun 2010. Located in Kingsbridge, the average weekly rate varies from £590 to £1470.

The Owner has a response rate of 90% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 12 Jul 2016.

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