Colmer Estate, California Cross, South Devon
Sleeps 4 + cot
Lake View is set in the centre of the idyllic South Hams of Devon, surrounded by 28 acres of grounds, which vary from landscaped lawns and walled gardens to wild woodland and meadows. Add to this indoor and outdoor swimming pools, gym, tennis court, fishing lake and children’s play areas and you have the ingredients that create the perfect holiday.
Lake View commands the centre and left of Colmer House, an 18th Century Georgian building, lovingly renovated and restored to its former glory and now comprising a number of elegant, individual units. There are lovely views from its windows across the grounds to the lake; patio doors lead from the living room to a large patio with a balustrade wall.
Converted into a privately owned luxury apartment, Lake View offers the highest standards in comfort and practicality. The property offers two large double/twin bedrooms, a large well appointed bathroom complete with Jacuzzi bath, power shower and body jets, and a well equipped kitchen/living room. The patio is private, south-west facing, sheltered and furnished with an alfresco dining table, parasol, portable BBQ and sun loungers.
Accommodation: Ground Floor: Open Plan Lounge/Kitchen/Diner. First Floor: Master Bedroom with twin beds, which zip together to make a 6ft Superking bed (please specify requirements on booking). Bedroom 2 with double bed. Bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, power shower (with body jets), WC and washbasin.
Facilities: Electric Cooker, Microwave, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Automatic Washing Machine & Tumble Dryer on site, BBQ on site, Parking, Colour Television with DVD Player, (Master Bedroom also has TV with DVD), Full Fixed Heating. Payphone on site. Shop: (1/4mile). Inn/Pub: (1/4mile). Electricity & Heating inclusive. Duvets provided. Bed Linen & Towels inclusive (except linen for cot).
The Colmer Estate offers plenty of tranquil spots where you can unwind, escape into a good book or take out your watercolours and produce that masterpiece. With so much to enjoy at Colmer you will be tempted never to leave. However, venture just a little further afield and you will find out why this area is one of Britain’s favourite holiday locations.
The little towns of Totnes, Dartmouth and Kingsbridge are all within easy reach of Colmer. They are full of character with delightful shops, restaurants and waterside hostelries. Local delicacies include Dart Salmon and a wide range of local cheeses, all of which can be washed down with a glass of wine from the local Sharpham vineyard. The many South Hams beaches include Slapton Sands, and Bigbury-on-Sea from where you can reach Burgh Island on foot or by sea tractor.