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Lovely fisherman's cottage a few steps from beach

Entire house hosted by Bonnie
6 guests3 bedrooms4 beds3.5 baths

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The Moorings is a 350 year old fisherman’s cottage, with a location so perfect, it would be impossible to find a better spot.
Right in the heart of the picturesque Devon village of Hope Cove and literally just a few steps from the beach. This lovely cottage, which comfortably sleeps 6, is upside down, with the bedrooms on the ground floor and the living area upstairs, the decor is stylish, fun and quirky, the ideal base for a family holiday to explore this beautiful part of the Devon coast.

The space
The front door leads into a small entrance hall. To the right is bedroom one. With a king sized bed, a good sized fitted wardrobe with plenty of hanging space, large chest of drawers and a spacious en-suite shower room. To the left is a double room with twin single beds, fitted wardrobe, large chest of drawers and en suite shower room. Further down the corridor is bedroom 3, with a double bed, fitted wardrobe, drawers and en suite bath room.
All three bedrooms are tastefully decorated with crisp and cool linen, each with their own unique touch.
Upstairs there is a cosy sitting room with two big squashy leather sofas. There’s plenty of room to relax and take advantage of the smart TV, DVD player and free WiFi.
A separate snug has yet another sofa and a selection of books. toys and games, making it a perfect space for children.
A large, rustic dining table sits in the centre of the kitchen. A spacious and well equipped room it has an electric stove, microwave,fridge-freezer, dishwasher,washing machine and tumble dryer.
Both upstairs rooms have pretty feature windows where you can sit and take in views of the harbour and beach
A cloakroom with WC and hand basin completes the upper living space.

Outside is a large, decked terrace, enclosed by a glass balustrade with incredible views of both beaches. Relax and watch the world go by. Enjoy alfresco dining with unbeatable views or just sit on quiet summer evenings and listen to the waves.
Electricity for this property is supplied by solar panels and supplemented by Good Energy, making all the property’s energy 100% renewable.
The Moorings is a 350 year old fisherman’s cottage, with a location so perfect, it would be impossible to find a better spot.
Right in the heart of the picturesque Devon village of Hope Cove and literally just a few steps from the beach. This lovely cottage, which comfortably sleeps 6, is upside down, with the bedrooms on the ground floor and the living area upstairs, the decor is stylish, fun and quirky, the i…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

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Wifi
Indoor fireplace
Dryer
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TV
Heating
Washer
Private entrance

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Hope Cove, England, United Kingdom

Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Hope Cove is the hidden gem of the South Hams.
The sea is calm and safe. It’s perfect for beginners keen to try their hand at surfing, swimming, kayaking, or just some fishing and crabbing from the breakwater and rocks. Rock pooling is always popular pastime too.
Next door is beautiful Mouthwell Beach, patrolled by RNLI lifeguards during the summer season. It’s perfect for paddling, swimming and sandcastles


The Hope and Anchor Inn, The Lobster Pod Bistro and The Cove, serve a variety of food, craft beers, real ale and a good selection of gin and other spirits. The Cove also offers an eclectic mix of live music and has just been awarded the coveted ‘Best Craft Beer Pub Award’.
The post office and store are nearby and can provide basic groceries and fresh baked goods each morning.
Pick up the South West Coastal Path in front of the cottage and walk across the headland to Thurlestone, with it’s famous rock, It’s a nature enthusiasts paradise with its rare butterflies and birds. Or walk the other way the other way towards Bolberry Down with it’s wild coastline and dramatic cliffs, perfect for Seal and dolphin spotting
Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Hope Cove is the hidden gem of the South Hams.
The sea is calm and safe. It’s perfect for beginners keen to try their hand at surfing, swimming, kayaking…

Hosted by Bonnie

Joined in July 2019
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I run a holiday lettings business down in Devon.
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