Self Catering in Devon - Brixham
Areas: South Devon, Devon
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £455.00 - 950.00
150 YEAR OLD FISHERMAN'S COTTAGE 2 BALCONIES WITH HARBOUR VIEWS Nestling in one of Britain's most beautiful harbours and situated at the southernmost end of Torbay this pretty fisherman's cottage offers a unique holiday experience. There are panoramic views of the harbour and marina from every floor and a large balcony where you can sit back and relax overlooking the bustling old fish quay. You will be a stone's throw away from the harbour where there are a multitude of boats offering pleasure or fishing trips to visitors an array of colourful cottages and numerous seafood restaurants cafes shops and pubs.
The English Riviera offers some of the best beaches in the country with sheltered bays coves and rock pools and is the perfect arena to watch or partake in any number of water sports including scuba diving and sailing. You will also be within a short drive to Torquay where you'll find the palm-lined promenade seafront gardens a lively harbour and an international marina. There are many attractions to suit all tastes including Brixham Heritage Museum Kents Cavern Babbacombe Model Village Kingswear/Dartmouth (10 minute drive) and much more.
Set on 4 floors and entered on the second floor the accommodation offers TWO bedrooms: large master bedroom on the third floor with a vanity basin double bed and fabulous views of the harbour and marina. 1 twin room with low wooden beams on the top floor and approached via winding stairs (children beware) and offers a balcony affording spectacular views out to the breakwater lifeboat station and the inner and outer harbours. Bathroom: on the third floor and offers bath with shower over and WC.
There is a WC and handbasin downstairs. Lounge: located downstairs offers a TV/DVD. French doors lead to a large decked balcony area with garden furniture.
Kitchen/diner: open-plan with cooker fridge/freezer microwave TV CD player and extra seating to enjoy the picturesque harbour view. There is no washing machine at the property but a laundry is a short walk away. Amenities: the accommodation includes some winding stairs and low wooden beams.
Parking is limited to unloading due to narrow streets but there is free roadside parking usually available 5 minutes walk away. A council car park is also 5 minutes away and a weekly permit can be purchased to include all Torbay council-run car parks during your stay. Bed linen towels electric and central heating included although there is a small supplementary charge of £15 for heating from November to Easter.
Regret no pets or smokers. Location: pubs shops and harbour are within walking distance beach 1 mile. Arrival: 4pm.
Services / Facilities:
Sea / river views | Pub nearby | Shop nearby | Beach within easy reach | Towels included
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Brixham area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Greenway - 3.3 miles (Historic House)
Coleton Fishacre House and Garden - 3.6 miles (Historic House)
Dartmouth Castle - 3.6 miles (Castle)
Kirkham House - 3.8 miles (Historic Building)
Bayard's Cove Fort - 4.4 miles (Historic Building)
Compton Castle - 6.4 miles (Historic House)
Berry Pomeroy Castle - 6.5 miles (Castle)
Totnes Castle - 8.1 miles (Castle)
Torbryan, Holy Trinity Church - 9.1 miles (Historic Church)
Bradley Manor House - 10.2 miles (Historic House)
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