7 Halwell House
Halwell House consists of nine tastefully converted apartments, situated within this lovely former manor house. Dating back some 300 years, it occupies a lovely rural position within an area of outstanding natural beauty with numerous beaches nearby. Halwell House is an ideal spot for a family to enjoy a restful holiday and is within three-quarters of a mile (20 minutes walk) of the very pretty South Hams creekside village of South Pool, with its quaint thatched cottages and a stream that meanders past the Millbrook Inn (renowned for its good food) ending at the creek approximately 100 yards further on. Here you can amble along the footpath beside the water, but not at high tide!
Entrance with coat rack off main hall. Stairs up to inner hall. Large, comfortable sitting room with 3 seater leather chesterfield, 2 seater sofa and easy chair. TV, DVD, CD/radio. Dining area with table and chairs to seat 6 in comfort. Very small fitted kitchen with ceramic hob, built-under oven, extractor hood, microwave and fridge/freezer. (There is a shared utility area with washing machine and tumble dryer.). Two spacious bedrooms, each with loads of hanging and storage space; one with double bed, additional 2’ 6” single and en-suite shower room with shower, basin and WC, the other with twin 3’ beds. Bathroom with bath (shower over) basin and WC.
The lovely grounds of the house are wonderful for both adults and children to explore and include a large level area, excellent for a game of croquet or badminton (please bring your own equipment) and a barbecue area.There are five acres of grounds (shared between the flats), with woods that have been opened up to reveal wonderful old original paved walks, stone walls, along with a pond.
Parking: Parking area adjacent to house.
- Included: Duvets, pillows, (no bed linen or towels) electricity, heating (night storage and free standing back-up electric heaters).
- No telephone, mobile reception poor.
- Local Facilities: Beach at Millbay 3 miles. Pub 0.75 miles, further pub, shop and excellent bakery at Frogmore approximately 1.5 miles. Kingsbridge 6.5 miles.
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Why not celebrate Christmas or New Year in Dartmouth; enjoy a wonderful time in the jewel of the South Hams with a decorated Christmas tree, festive hamper and a bottle of fizz included!!