Combe Down is a stunning luxury abode recently renovated to an exceptional standard, with breathtaking coastal views and located just on the outskirts of Salcombe. 

Abode location

This luxury abode is located just outside of Salcombe, close to the village of Malborough and in a private and peaceful setting. The village is just a few minutes walk away with various local amenities, including a village shop, petrol station, church, children’s play area, a popular local pub and easy access to Ashby’s of Salcombe for general and food supplies. 

It is just a short walk (15 – 20 mins) away from the centre of Salcombe along a designated foot path. Alternatively, it is just a short drive from Salcombe and Kingsbridge and a similar distance away from the coast, offering a nearby selection of stunning beaches, such as Hope Cove and South Milton. There is also a regular local bus service to and from Salcombe with a pick up and drop off point in close proximity to the property. 

Abode overview

Combe Down is a detached spacious property, offering luxurious stylish accommodation, breath-taking coastal view and a wonderful terrace and garden area. 

This abode has recently been fully renovated by its current owners to offer the high levels of modern luxury, enhancing the original charm of the property. 

Combe Down offers four double bedrooms and one single bedroom, together with 3 bathrooms and one shower room. There is also a high specification open plan kitchen / dining and living space, and a further living room and snug. The added bonus of this abode is the optional extra of a log fired hot tub for guests to enjoy (please note this is available by prior arrangement and subject to an additional charge at certain times). 

This is the perfect retreat abode for those looking for a wonderful Devon escape in both outstanding accommodation and an idyllic setting for up to nine guests, with the changeover day being a Thursday. Please note that there can be some flexibility in terms of the changeover day, so please do get in touch to discuss further. 

Please note that we are unable to welcome children under the age of 10 (except for babies at the pre-crawling stage). 

Details of accommodation:

The property is accessed via large electronic gates onto its own private driveway, with parking for up to 3 cars outside the oak frame car port. There is space on the driveway to store a small boat trailer if required during your stay. The car port provides parking for two cars, with electric charging point. 

Property Entrance Level

The front door opens up onto a welcoming airy entrance hall, with space to hang coats, a stylish side table and tasteful artwork. 

From the hallway, you transcend through to the most delightful spacious living accommodation. 

Snug 

To the front of the property is a delightful snug room – perfect for cosy evenings together with your holiday group watching films and relaxing on the large comfy sofa. 

This room has a large corner sofa, glass coffee table, wall mounted internet enabled TV, log burner and a reading lamp for those preferring to relax with a book or magazine. 

Sitting Room 

Looking out to the gardens and beyond to the coast, the sitting room offers a bright and airy space to relax and enjoy some board games with your holiday group. 

This space offers a more formal sitting room compared to the snug and provides an ideal quiet space to chill out perhaps with a book or to play board games. There are two sofas, a chair and a coffee table, together with a log burning stove and some wonderful artwork.  

Open Plan Kitchen, Dining and Living Room 

There is the most wonderful open plan kitchen, dining and living room which goes front to back across half of the house. It offers a fabulous bright and airy space to enjoy time together with your holiday group. 

There are bifold doors that go across the rear of the dining space, providing direct access to the terrace and making alfresco living so easy for your holiday group. This area has views across the terrace area and gardens, together with spectacular uninterrupted views across the countryside down to the open sea and North Sands. 

The kitchen offers high end quality stylish units, combined with the latest in modern technology and is sure to make cooking during your stay an absolute dream. There are  two Miele ovens, a Miele induction hob with extractor hood, a Miele dishwasher, a microwave, a large American Fridge Freezer, a wine cooler, a Nespresso coffee machine and a toaster. It is equipped to an exceptional level, with ample storage and a great selection of high end crockery, cutlery and glasses. There is a breakfast bar with three stools, enabling guests to gather and chat while you are preparing food. 

The dining area offers a large table and seating for up to nine guests, providing the perfect setting for an evening meal after a day spent exploring all that the area has to offer. 

There is also a relaxed seating area in this open plan living space, with comfy chairs for up to four guests, a TV, a log burning stove, two side tables and a standard lamp. 

There is an extra special feature to get the party started in this area – a disco ball lighting! 

Utility Room and Boot Room 

This space offers a range of stylish contemporary units, along with a Miele washing machine and separate Miele tumble drier and sink. There is ample space to store coats and shoes in the boot room area. There is a back door that provides easy access to the garden, patio and driveway. 

Shower Room 

There is a downstairs shower room located off the utility room which is ideal for when you head back from the beach or if you opt for the optional extra for the hot tub for pre and post showers. 

It consists of a walk in shower, hand wash basin with cabinet, mirror, toilet and a heated towel rail.

Separate Downstairs Cloakroom 

There is a separate cloakroom accessed from the main hallway with a toilet, a hand washbasin, heated towel rail, and a mirror. 

From the main entrance hall, there is a single flight of stairs up to the bedrooms and bathrooms. Each of the bedrooms have been individually designed to provide a luxurious high-end finish in wonderful subtle tones. 

Bedroom 1

This bedroom has fabulous double aspect views with uninterrupted views down to the coast and out to sea – all of which can be enjoyed from the comfort of the bed. It is located at the rear of the abode. 

Bedroom 1 has a super king size bed, two bedside cabinets with bedside lights, a wardrobe, a dressing table and a mirror.  

This bedroom also has an ensuite. The ensuite consists of a walk in shower, hand wash basin with cabinet, mirror, toilet and a heated towel rail. 

Bedroom 2

This bedroom has a king size bed, two bedside cabinet with bedside lights, a wardrobe with two spacious drawers underneath, together with a chest of drawers and a mirror above. This bedroom is located at the rear of the property and has views down to the coast from the windows. 

This bedroom also benefits from an ensuite. The ensuite consists of a walk in shower, hand wash basin with cabinet, mirror, toilet and a heated towel rail and electric shaving socket. 

Bedroom 3

This bedroom has a king size bed, two bedside tables with bedside lights, a wardrobe with two spacious drawers underneath, together with a chest of drawers and a mirror above.  This bedroom is located at the rear of the property and has views down to the coast from the windows. 

Bedroom 4

This bedroom has a king size bed, two bedside tables with bedside lights, a wardrobe with two spacious drawers underneath, together with a chest of drawers and a mirror above. This bedroom is located at the front of the property and has views across the countryside from the windows. 

Bedroom 5 

The 5th bedroom is located at the front of the property and offers a single bed, together with bedside cabinet and bedside light, together with a chest of drawers. It has views across the countryside to the front from the window. 

Main Bathroom

The main bathroom provides a bath with shower over the bath, hand wash basin, mirror, toilet, a heated towel rail and electric shaving socket. 

Outside space 

To the rear of this abode, there is a large terrace area, accessed from main living space and offers outside seating with a table and chairs for up to nine guests, as well as gas BBQ. The outside seating consists of a large L shaped outdoor rattan style sofas with seating for up to eight guests, together with a large wooden exterior circular table with chairs and large parasol. There are also two Bose speakers that can be used both indoors and outside and linked to Bluetooth. 

From the terrace area, there is a spacious lawn area for guests to enjoy. The garden area has been sympathetically planted to reflect its countryside and coastal setting. 

There are wonderful uninterrupted views from both the terrace and garden area of the surrounding countryside and down to the open sea and North Sands. 

There is also a hot tub available by prior agreement and subject to an additional charge. The log fired hot tub is included as complimentary from June to end of September for guests to enjoy during their stay. 

Parking

Private gravelled driveway accessed via large electric gates provides ample parking for up to for 3 cars outside the oak frame car port. The driveway can also accommodate a boat trailer if required during your stay. The car port provides parking for two cars, with electric charging point.

Other information 

Wifi access is available throughout the abode and onto the terrace (min 60mb), with access to a wifi enabled A4 printer. 

Electric car charging point is included in the oak frame car port and is available for guests to use. 

No pets permitted. Please note that the owners do bring their own dogs on occasions.  

No smoking is permitted either inside or in the vicinity of Combe Down. 

Due to the nature of this abode, we are unable to welcome children under the age of 10 (except for babies at the pre-crawling stage). 

Security deposit for this abode is £1000. 

Guests enjoy a luxury Salcombe Abode welcome pack on arrival.

 

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