Coast and Country Cottages


Sleeps: 7   Bedrooms: 4   Bathrooms:

4 star rated
Stunning views from the lounge and double bedrooms

Property Features

Pet Friendly
Bed Linen Supplied
Broadband Available
Open Fire or Stove
Parking at Property
Sea or River View
Seasonal Parking Pass
Swimming Pool or Spa
Towels Supplied


Argosy is a delightful Victorian seaside cottage presented to a very good standard throughout. The cottage sits just yards from the beach at the Torcross end of Slapton Sands, a three mile stretch of golden coastline, and is right on the South West Coast Path. Argosy provides flexible accommodation over three floors and is an ideal base for either one/two families or smaller groups looking for a comfortable retreat in a stunning location.

Full Details

LOCATION Torcross is a traditional Devon village on the Start Bay coastline with an intriguing history and unspoilt shingle beach. The village has a popular pub, post office/store, gift shop and cafes (all within easy walking distance). The market town of Kingsbridge and the ancient port of Dartmouth are within a 15 minute drive whilst the beautiful sandy beaches of Salcombe and East Portlemouth are approximately 7 miles away.
VIEWS Stunning panoramic views out to sea from the lounge and double bedrooms. Lovely views also over Slapton Ley (a freshwater lake) to the rear of the cottage.
ENTRANCE The cottage entrance lead in at ground floor level to a good sized hallway with room for coats and shoes.
LOUNGE/DINING ROOM A light and sunny open plan room on the ground floor with two large sofas, TV with Sky HD with Blue-Ray DVD player. A small table sits in front of the bay window to take in the superb view - the perfect spot for a sunny breakfast or early evening drink! The dining area has a good sized table seating six and doors out to decking at the rear.
KITCHEN A well fitted kitchen equipped with stylish units, beech worktop, electric hob and oven, dishwasher, microwave and fridge/freezer. A separate utility area houses a washing machine and tumble dryer.
STUDY/SITTING ROOM On the 2nd floor is a sitting room with single bed and broadband and internet access. Suitable as an office, childs 'den' or bedroom for one adult and/or a baby.
BEDROOMS Four in total. On the first floor is a spacious double bedroom with stunning sea views, King-size bed, wardrobe, drawers, en suite shower room with shower, wash-hand basin and w.c. Also at this level is a twin room with views over Slapton Ley, two single beds, drawers/dressing table, wardrobe and basin. On the top (2nd) floor is a further double bedroom with wonderful views, kingsize bed, built-in wardrobe, drawers and en suite shower room with shower, wash-hand basin, and w.c. Also at this level is a single bedroom.  N.B. All duvets, pillows and bed linen (excluding towels) are provided. Cot and high chair also available.
BATHROOMS In addition to the two en suite shower rooms (above) is a further family bathroom on the first floor with bath, separate shower cubicle, basin, w.c. and views over the lake.
OUTSIDE To the front of the cottage is a small terrace area with table and chairs overlooking Torcoss beach and the sea beyond. To the rear is a decking area, also with table and chairs, to take in the evening sunshine!
PARKING Parking for two cars at the rear of the property.
OTHER INFORMATION Mainly carpeted throughout. Oil fired central heating and hot water. Wireless broadband supplied for internet access and telephone available for incoming and local calls. Smoking is not permitted but two well-behaved dogs are allowed.

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