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Rose Cottage - Kingswear, Nr Dartmouth, Devon, England - Sleeps 4

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Rose Cottage

Rose Cottage affords truly spectacular panoramic views over the River Dart, Dartmouth, Dart estuary, Darthaven Marina, the Britannia Royal Naval College and upstream towards Dittisham. The stone cottage was built in 1880 in a sought after position, it has private access to both Ridley Hill and the village centre. A great location on the sunny English Riviera.

A village near to the mouth of the river Dart Estuary, Kingswear is on the North East bank of the river Dart estuary and stands opposite the ancient sea faring port of Dartmouth, Devon. The village has a Church, Primary School, Library, local shops, public houses, restaurants, rail station which has a seasonal steam train service to Torquay. It is the home of the Royal Dart Yacht Club and has the convenience of an established marina, Darthaven, Devon.

Two vehicle/passenger and one passenger only ferries link Kingswear with Dartmouth and run throughout the day all year round. A bus service links the village with the Torbay towns of Brixham, Paignton and Torquay. A great steam train service runs between Torquay, Paignton and Kingswear with number of stops along the way. This service is a must for steam train enthusiasts, children and anyone who wants to rekindle their memories of steam trains.

Dartmouth is situated at the wide mouth of the River Dart the town rises up the hills. The large modern marina has meant up-market shops being introduced, but the town`s history is never far away. It has a very large range of restaurants, public houses and small specialist shops as well as the major chains. The range of restaurants is considerable so their is no need to ever cook in your vacation rental home.

The Dartmouth area, Devon is a great location for a family holiday as their are attractions to meet every need.

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  • Patio view of R Dart & Dartmouth
  • Lounge
  • Lounge with view
  • Main Bedroom
  • Kitchen
  • Long distance view of Rose Cottage
  • View from our garden & most rroms
  • Shower Room
  • Bedroom 2 view


  • Internet Access
  • Log Burner
  • Pub/Restaurant Nearby
  • Waterside Location
  • Beach Nearby
  • Garden/Outside Area
  • Golf Nearby
  • DVD
  • Satellite/cable TV
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Accessible via Public Transport

Rose Cottage Continued

The accommodation offers you a range of modern facilities which will enable you to enjoy your holiday, where you will experience a seaside holiday in a peaceful location.

Rose cottage is available all year round for a vacation ranging from a short break to a week or mores stay. So you can escape from the stress of life and enjoy the panoramic sea and estuary views of Devon and the visitor attractions of Dartmouth, Salcombe, the Eden Project, Dartmoor, Heligan, Plymouth and Torquay.

Facilities: Rose Cottage is approached via 53 illuminated steps, with handrail, down from Ridley Hill to Woodland Terrace. It sleeps 4 people and is a great location for boating, beach, walking and relaxing holidays, or those wishing to explore Devon, Dartmoor and Cornwall. Rose Cottage offers you a great base to explore Devon, Cornwall, Dartmoor, the coast and beaches. Their are a considerable number of past times to enjoy such as sailing, beaches, swimming, golf, fishing, walking, National Trust houses and gardens, etc.

Broadband connection (512k) is provided to enable you access to the web, deal with your emails, play games, etc all you have to do is bring your computer and modem, etc with you. A monitor and keyboard is also available in Rose Cottage for you to use with your computer, modem and cables.

Lounge/Dining room is spacious and enjoys spectacular panoramic views over the River Dart, Dartmouth, Dart estuary, Darthaven Marina, the Britannia Royal Naval College and upstream towards Dittisham, Devon, through full length patio doors. There is an exposed granite chimney breast with an enclosed modern multifuel cast iron fire, a storage heater and electric fire. It has a 3 piece suite, 2 stools, colour television, VHS video recorder, DVD player, CD music system, dining table & chairs. The Digital TV signal is obtainable so bring your Freeview box and cables with you.

Kitchen - this room also enjoys wonderful views of Dartmouth and the river Dart estuary. It has a range of modern cupboards and electric four ring ceramic hob, fan oven, dishwasher, fridge with freezer compartment, microwave, sink, cupboards, cutlery, crockery, iron, ironing board, First Aid Kit, etc.

Bedroom 1 - The main bedroom also has stunning views of the river Dart Estuary, Above Town, Harbour, New Angel and Dartmouth. It has a double size bed, wardrobe and storage heater. Radio alarm clock and bedside lights. A hair dryer, full length mirror and magnifying make up mirror is also available.

Bedroom 2 - The second bedroom has great views over the river Dart Estuary, Harbour and Dartmouth, Devon. It has two single beds, radio alarm clock, wardrobe, full length mirror, bedside cabinet, storage heater and bedside lights.

Shower room - The shower room also has great views over the river Dart Estuary, harbour and Dartmouth, Devon. It has a large shower cubicle with electric shower, toilet and sink.

Garden - Outside there is a patio with a feature anchor table and chairs that enjoy uninterrupted panoramic views and the sun from morning to sunset! The garden also has a second sheltered lower sun terrace within the front garden, this also enjoys fantastic panoramic views of Dartmouth, Bayards Cove, river front, harbour and the river Dart estuary, Devon. The whole family can enjoy their holiday in this peaceful location. There is also a BBQ on the terrace so that you can relax and enjoy a meal, a drink and the wonderful view!

Car Parking - Easy parking at the top of the steps on Ridley Hill road, or in the Kingswear village car park, Darthaven Marina.

Prices for 7 nights:
Low Season from £230
Mid Season from £350
High Season from £550
Peak Season £860

Key details:
Pets: No
Smoking: No
Children: Yes
Changeover Day: Saturday
Payment options:
Cheque, Bank Transfer

Bedroom configuration:
Sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Twin)

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