Coast and Country Cottages

Crab Cottage

Sleeps: 6   Bedrooms: 3   Bathrooms:

4 star rated
Crab Cottage

Property Features

Bed Linen Supplied
Broadband Available
Open Fire or Stove
Parking at Property
Sea or River View
Towels Supplied


Crab Cottage is a very comfortable and well-presented mid-terrace cottage, renovated and fully refurbished to a high standard, and within a short walk of Salcombe town centre. The three storey accommodation includes three tastefully furnished bedrooms sleeping up to six guests, two bathrooms (including one en suite), a cosy sitting room with wood-burning stove, and off-road parking for a small/medium car. The property and location are ideal for a young family or couples looking for high quality accommodation within quick, level access of Salcombe.

Full Details

LOCATION The cottage is in Croft Road, a short, narrow cul-de-sac just off Shadycombe Road, and just 5-7 minutes walk into Salcombe. The famous harbour and estuary, popular with sailors and other watersports enthusiasts, is very close by, whilst the beautiful beaches of East Portlemouth and Mill Bay can be accessed via a small passenger ferry that runs from the town all year round.
VIEWS From the master bedroom and larger twin bedroom there are good views across Gould Road and Island Street towards Batson Creek and Snapes Point beyond.
ENTRANCE From Croft Road steps lead up to the entrance and into the ground floor lobby. All the living accommodation is on the ground floor with bedrooms and bathrooms on the two higher levels.
SITTING ROOM To the front of the property is a cosy and very comfortably furnished sitting room with two double sofas, bean bag, window box seat, TV with Freesat, feature fireplace with wood-burning stove.
KITCHEN/DINING ROOM A deceptively spacious, open-plan kitchen and dining area has newly fitted wall and floor units with attractive worktop, four-ring gas hob and electric oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer. A door from the kitchen leads out to the raised terrace at the back of the cottage. A wooden dining table has bench seating and chairs for at least six guests. There is a CLOAKROOM off the kitchen with w.c. and wash-hand basin.
BEDROOMS Three in total. The en suite master bedroom (on the top floor) has a King-size bed, small bedside tables,TV with Freesat and DVD player walk-in area with drawers and hanging rail, and pleasant views across towards Batson Creek. The newly fitted en suite has a shower, wash-hand basin, w.c., heated towel rail and shaver point. On the first floor a good sized twin bedroom has two wooden-framed single beds, bedside tables, drawers and fitted wardrobes. In addition, a smaller twin room at this level has two 2'6 single beds, bedside unit and fitted wardrobe. N.B. All duvets, pillows, bed linen and towels (excluding beach towels) are supplied.
BATH/SHOWER ROOMS In addition to the en suite (above) is a family bathroom with whirlpool bath on the first floor with corner shower unit, bath, wash-hand basin, w.c., heated towel rail and shaver point.
OUTSIDE To the rear of the property steps lead up from the kitchen to a raised terrace with table and chairs. Barbecue available.
PARKING Off-road parking directly outside the cottage for one small/medium sized car only (approx. 4m x 1.8m). Additional/alternative parking is usually available in the nearby long-stay car park (please check daily/weekly costs with the office prior to booking).
OTHER INFORMATION Attractive Karndean flooring in the kitchen and dining areas with carpet in the bedrooms. Original wooden floorboards in the sitting room. Gasfired central heating and hot water. Wireless broadband internet is available. Strictly no smoking or pets permitted.  (N.B. For reasons of comfort the accommodation is not recommended for more than four adults in any one party).

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