Rambler Cottage, Hope Cove
Nestled in the heart of Devon lies the charming and idyllic fishing village of Hope Cove. This picturesque destination boasts a rich history dating back to the 13th Century, and is renowned for its stunning thatched cottages and breath taking sandy beaches.
Surrounded by mesmerising coastal views, Hope Cove was once a hotspot for smugglers, but now plays host to a thriving local community, complete with shops, a post office, a village Inn and restaurants. For those seeking adventure, the village also offers excellent facilities for launching and mooring small boats, plus water sports. Just a stone’s throw away from Hope Cove, you’ll find the picturesque towns of Salcombe and Thurlestone, each offering a plethora of activities and amenities to enjoy. From golf courses and private swimming to fitness and spa facilities, these charming towns provide something for everyone. For those who need a little more convenience, Kingsbridge is located just at the head of the Salcombe estuary. This bustling town provides an array of shops, local services, and facilities.
If you’re looking for the perfect holiday home for your family, look no further than this Grade II listed cottage. Boasting a re-thatched roof, along with period features such as low ceilings and exposed beams, this property provides a perfect blend of old-world charm and modern convenience. This idyllic property offers a truly immersive and relaxing getaway, providing all the comforts of home amidst stunning natural surroundings. As you step into the Rambler Cottage, you’ll be welcomed by a warm and inviting entrance hall. To your right, a snug and cosy lounge area beckons you to unwind and relax. The lounge is furnished with a large and comfortable sofa, a wood-burning stove that is nestled in an original fireplace with a charming stone surround, a timber over mantle, and a slate hearth that exudes rustic charm. The lounge is also equipped with a TV, DVD player, night storage heater, and a window that overlooks the tranquil front courtyard area. All the comforts of home are provided for your utmost comfort and relaxation.
Next door you will find the combined kitchen diner. The well-equipped kitchen is a delight for culinary enthusiasts, boasting modern appliances including a Beko oven and grill, Hygena electric hob, microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher, kettle, toaster and electric coffee bean grinder. The dining area, adorned with a charming farmhouse table, seating up to eight to enjoy hearty meals and delightful conversations with loved ones.
Rambler Cottage offers a comfortable and relaxing stay for up to 5 guests across its 3 beautifully appointed bedrooms. The master bedroom of Rambler Cottage is a tranquil retreat, featuring a luxurious king-size bed, perfect for a restful night’s sleep. With ample wardrobe and drawer storage, this room provides plenty of space to unpack and settle in. The second bedroom is tastefully furnished with a cosy double bed, ensuring a comfortable stay for those looking to unwind after a day of exploring the beautiful Devon coastline. The drawer storage allows for easy organisation of personal belongings. Ideal for a child or a solo traveller, the third bedroom is located near the stairs and offers a charming and cosy space. This room includes a single bed and provides a unique and snug sleeping environment, perfect for peaceful respite.
Adjacent from the single bedroom is the hallway into the bathroom. To accommodate all guests, the property offers a bright and stylish bathroom featuring an over bath shower, toilet, and sink. A separate toilet room with a washing machine and basin offers added convenience and functionality.
Rambler Cottage encompasses more than just comfortable living spaces. Step outside into the charming courtyard, where guests can savour alfresco meals or simply bask in the serenity of the surrounding countryside. As the sun sets, enjoy the gentle sea breeze and the company of loved ones in this delightful outdoor sanctuary. Alternatively, venture about 100m down the road and embrace the golden sandy Inner Hope beach.
Residents and holiday guests have access to free parking in the square without any advance reservations. There are 6 unallocated spaces in front of the property however, these are on a first come first serve basis. Alternatively, there is some parking on the road outside of the square or there is paid parking outside the Hope Cove Hotel – £3.40/24hr. You may park in front of the property for loading/unloading only.