Pick 'sunny side up' - with this pet-friendly 4 bedroomed house in Shaldon, with ample parking and walled south facing garden ideal for relaxing or family games. There is plenty of space for the storage of kayaks, canoes and small boats!
Nestled in a tranquil cul-de- sac setting this versatile holiday home provides level access to the whole of the village and suits guests of all ages. It is just two minutes from the village green, a short walk away from central Shaldon, the main beach and a plethora of popular eateries, cafes, restaurants and riverside pubs, and it is only 150 metres from the village slipway for the launch of small craft or the start of a fascinating riverside stroll.
This delightful 4 bedroom home invites you to relax, entertain and enjoy the beaches, restaurants and family-friendly attractions on offer in this captivating coastal village!
Being so centrally located, the enclosed rear garden backs onto the playground of local award winning Shaldon Primary School so at times during the school term young children can be heard playing. The garden has uninterrupted views up to 'Fuzzy Dee' and is flooded with sunshine (weather permitting!).
From the minute you walk into the welcoming hallway, the spacious 2-storey retreat oozes timeless home comfort. With its traditional interior style presented in a decorative palette of pale teal and soft creams, the home offers a cosy and familiar setting in which to relax and unwind. Complemented too by all the must-have mod cons, including free Wi-Fi access, digital TV and recorder, and a DVD player; the retreat combines the convenience of a 21st century stay.
The restful south-facing living room with feature gas fireplace provides the perfect haven for cosy year-round relaxation, whilst the well-equipped adjoining kitchen/diner also leads directly onto the garden terrace and covered veranda enabling guests to enjoy a practical family-friendly space, ideal for entertaining whatever the weather. Practical down to a 'T', the space is also equipped with a useful utility room with laundry facilities and additional fridge/freezer for larger parties.
A twin bedroom provides an accessible layout for extra guests staying too; with a contemporary shower room conveniently placed on the ground floor. Upstairs, the delightful home offers 3 south-facing bedrooms with views across to 'Fuzzy Dee'. A spacious master bedroom with adjoining twin beds and full en-suite features alongside an extra twin bedroom and a couple-friendly double bedroom. A full family bathroom is also conveniently situated on this bright and spacious 1st floor.
The pet-friendly home also boasts the huge advantage of off-street parking for 3 cars or small boats.
Shaldon village is packed with things to do and see. From bird-watching, fun beach days, sailing and water sports to exploring Ness Cove, stocking up the kitchen cupboards and savouring a memorable meal out, the village of Shaldon lets you savour a 'coastal pace of life'! The larger town of Teignmouth is within easy walking distance across the bridge or by the historic passenger ferry from the village river beach, 5 minutes' stroll away.
Sunnyside House is also 15 minutes' walk away from the South West Coast Path, the Shaldon Wildlife Trust and the Homeyard's Botanical gardens.
Torquay is just 22 minutes' drive away; for blue flag beaches, water sports, a buzzing nightlife, coastal walks and many top visitor attractions. Shaldon is also within easy reach of the family-friendly activities in Paignton, the treasure trove of famous National Trust attractions and the action-packed adventures of Dartmoor.
A spacious spot-lit living space with double doors leading to the kitchen diner or out to the veranda and south-facing secure garden.
Perfect for year-round relaxation and those social coffee moments.
Furnished with a fabric sofa suite, table lights and a flat screen digital TV and recorder with DVD player and free Wi-Fi access.
Features an ambient gas coal-effect fireplace, for those cosy evenings in.
A very well equipped integrated family kitchen, featuring adjoining dining space with garden access.
Promises the perfect carefree setting for full-on feasts and family get-together's.
The spacious kitchen is equipped with a cooker hob, oven, fridge, microwave, toaster,
electric kettle and a cafetiere-style coffee maker.
Accompanied by an extending pine dining area for up to 8, a music stereo and 2 easy chairs.
Complemented by an alfresco dining terrace.
The ground floor also offers a cloakroom shower room, an accessible twin guest bedroom and a utility room equipped with a washing machine, tumble dryer, sink, full fridge freezer, clothes line and ironing facilities.
The pet-friendly 4 bed home provides the perfect flexibility for versatile family stays & easily accommodating groups of 8.
Ground floor - Guest Bedroom & Shower Room
A welcoming ground floor bedroom with 2 single pine beds. (these can be linked to a king size bed by prior arrangement)
Features a chest of drawers and double aspect windows.
1st floor - all south-facing rooms, with views across to 'Fuzzy Dee'
Master Bedroom - bright and airy room with large picture window. Furnished with twin beds, (please specify in advance if you want the twin beds linked with super-king size bedding). 2 bedside tables and a chest of drawers with a TV. Features a large en-suite bathroom
Bedroom 3 - spacious bedroom with two single pine beds, 2 bedside tables and a large built-in wardrobe (and with double aspect windows)
Bedroom 4 - a small double 4'6"bedroom and wardrobe.
The holiday home is equipped with a cloakroom with shower cubicle, a WC and a washbasin to the ground floor. Upstairs, the first floor benefits from a modern family bathroom fitted with a bath tub, overhead shower, a wash basin, shaver light and socket and a WC. The spacious master en-suite is equipped with a bath tub, overhead shower, wash basin, shave light and socket, heated towel rack, bidet and WC.
Peaceful cul-de- sac location
Pet-friendly (will allow 2 pets)
Free unlimited broadband
Flat screen digital TV and DVD player
Gas coal-effect fireplace
Spacious kitchen diner with dishwasher
Ground floor guest bedroom with access to a ground floor shower room
Utility room with washer dryer, tumble dryer, ironing facilities, clothes line and additional fridge/freezer
Shaver light and socket to Bathrooms
Private and secure south-facing garden
Off-street parking for 3 cars/small boats
Please note the garden backs out on Shaldon Primary School.
The holiday home features off-street parking for 3 cars/small boats.
The holiday home is a 5 minute' taxi ride from Teignmouth main-line railway station with direct trains to London, the Midlands and the North. Shaldon village is a 20 minutes' drive from the M5. Exeter Airport offers regional and international links, and is reachable by car/taxi in 28 minutes.
Notes: For a full list of beds, as well as amenities available at this property, please go to our 'At a Glance' tab below the photo gallery.
At a Glance
- Sleeps 8
- 4 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- 2 Pets allowed
- WiFi available
- Private parking
- Ground floor bedroom
- 1 Double bed
- 4 Single beds
- 1 Single zip & link bed
- Bed linen provided
- Travel Cot
- En-suite bathroom
- Ground floor bath/shower room
- Ground floor WC
- Smoking not permitted
- Towels included
- Washing machine
The property is very well appointed, perfect for families with dogs as the garden is enclosed. There was everything you could need for a short or long break and very close to all that Shaldon has to offer. We hope to come back next year.Mrs Angela Jackson - 18th May 2018