Sandy Bottom

3 bedrooms:

Sleeps 5:

2 bathrooms:

0 Dogs:

Facilities

  • Quirky/Unique
  • Wi-Fi
  • Romantic
  • Sea View
  • Dedicated Parking Space
  • Log Burner/Real Fire
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Linen and Towels Supplied
  • Central Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Patio/Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ
  • Bathtub
  • Bathroom with walk in shower

At a Glance

A Traditional Fisherman's Cottage with sea views. Sleeps 5. 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and front and rear terraces with sea views. Dedicated parking space on harbourside included.

Stylishly updated traditional fishermen’s cottage located close to Brixham harbour, boasting separate outdoor spaces, and sea views from many of the principal rooms. Dedicated parking space on the harbourside.

  • Spectacular sea views
  • Dedicated parking space on the harbourside
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Wood burner (logs not included)
  • Property is set over 3 floors
  • Oven, hob, microwave, large fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and washing machine
  • Electric and heating included
  • BBQ available
  • Regret no pets - sorry Rex
  • Beach, pub, and shops all within walking distance

External steep steps lead to the front door of this three-storey property, they pass through the porch before coming to a narrow hallway. The first bedroom, at the front of the house, is a light and airy double room with its own TV and a window seating looking out towards the harbour. Returning to the hallway, the bathroom, at the end of the corridor has a deep roll-top bath, a separate walk-in shower and WC.

Stairs lead to the first floor, which is where the main living accommodation is situated, comprising of a kitchen/diner which opens onto the lounge. This is a relaxing and welcoming space, dominated by the harbour views and the exposed stone walls. There are two sofas here, as well as a cosy wood burner, and TV. The kitchen/diner at the top of the stairs offers a dining table seating six, an oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and washing machine.

Further stairs lead to the second floor, where the second bedroom is located in the eaves of the house, and therefore has some reduced head height. This charming room has lovely wooden floors, exposed stone walls, wonderful harbour views, a king-size bed, and, like the other bedroom, its own TV. The en-suite shower room has a large walk-in shower and WC.

Outside the cottage, there is an enclosed seating area with outdoor sofas to the front of the property, a great place to relax with drinks and watch the activity on the harbour. To the rear of the property, there are steep steps leading to terraced seating areas, making it easy to find a spot to enjoy the sunshine, whatever the time of day.

The cottage also benefits from a dedicated numbered parking space on the quayside - very rare for Brixham.

Brixham is ?England's busiest fishing harbour, with a proud maritime history and makes a fantastic place for a holiday in South Devon. The harbour is the main focal point of the town, but in recent years it has also become known for its arts scene and there are several galleries and workshops which are lovely to spend an afternoon browsing. The restaurants, as visitors might expect, mostly specialise in the local seafood brought home by the fishermen, and there are plenty that are well-regarded, some offering stunning sea views. Beach-lovers won’t be disappointed, as the town boasts several beaches, from the main Breakwater Beach to the quiet and secluded St Mary’s Bay.


Please note:
Many of the amenities and cottages in Brixham are accessed via steps some of which can be steep - this property is not suitable for guests with mobility issues.
Please contact us if you have specific requirements.

2 bedrooms
1 king-size with en-suite shower room with shower and WC located on the top floor
1 double room located on the ground floor
Bathroom with bath, separate shower, and WC located on the ground floor
TV and DVD, and DVD's in the lounge
Plus additional TV in each bedroom

Reviews

An amazing Harbour View
2021-11-09
Verified Up Front Reviews
Sandy Bottom is a lovely old cottage with an amazing view of the harbour from the panoramic lounge window. It's easy to while away the hours just watching the boats coming and going. It is very well equipped, a real home from home. Also it is well placed for access to Brixham town centre and all the shops and restaurants. The parking bay on the harbour just 5 minutes walk from the cottage was a real bonus. We would definitely stay here again.
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Location

Located above the town with access via steps - just a few minutes walk away from the local shops, cafes and restaurants.

There are many local attractions nearby including:
National Trust properties – Greenways (Agatha Christie) and Coleton Fishacre (D’Oyly Carte Family home)
Berry Head Nature Reserve
Churston Cove
Bigbury and Burgh Island
Dartmouth Ferry and Steam Train
Ferry from Brixham to Torquay

Slightly further afield are the very popular towns and villages of Torquay, Paignton, Totnes, Dartmouth and Salcombe, all of which have something very special to offer.
Visit Torquay on the Western Lady ferry or take the 'Round Robin' trip of the bay. Starting in Paignton, visiting Dartmouth and Totnes via steam train, river boat and bus – a fabulous way to enjoy these special places without having to worry about traffic, parking or anything bar relaxing and enjoying yourself.
However, if a day building sandcastles on the beach sounds more appealing, the extremely popular sandy beach of Broadsands is a short car journey away.
For the little ones, you have Paignton Zoo, River Dart Country Park, Pennywell Farm and Woodlands Family Theme Park within easy reach, all guaranteed to provide that fun-packed day out for all ages.
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