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'Plympton Barn' Set in spectacular countryside nr. beach and cliffs and Salcombe

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
7 nights minimum
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PLEASE see ELSEWHERE for more DETAILS and any current OFFERS. 'search Plympton Barn Salcombe' 'Plympton Barn' is situated just a short walk away down a picturesque valley to the pretty beach of South Sands, which lies at the mouth of the Salcombe Estuary. The headland is surrounded by the sea on three sides. The Salcombe Estuary offers a wealth of acivities for young and old; beaches, sailing, fishing, shopping, restaurants and bars are all nearby. Most of the coastline belongs to the National Trust and offers spectacular walks. The Farm itself is situated in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and is close to many public footpaths. The Barn is on the property of a working Farm where a small herd of South Devon cows as well as sheep and a variaty of other animals a...PLEASE see ELSEWHERE for more DETAILS and any current OFFERS. 'search Plympton Barn Salcombe' 'Plympton Barn' is situated just a short walk away down a picturesque valley to the pretty beach of South Sands, which lies at the mouth of the Salcombe Estuary. The headland is surrounded by the sea on three sides. The Salcombe Estuary offers a wealth of acivities for young and old; beaches, sailing, fishing, shopping, restaurants and bars are all nearby. Most of the coastline belongs to the National Trust and offers spectacular walks. The Farm itself is situated in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and is close to many public footpaths. The Barn is on the property of a working Farm where a small herd of South Devon cows as well as sheep and a variaty of other animals are kept. We regret that we cannot allow dogs in this property. Smoking is also not permitted. PLEASE see our ELSEWHERE for more DETAILS and any current OFFERS. use search engineMore
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About the Owner
Jaap M
Languages spoken:German, English, French, Dutch
Response Rate:91%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

Another fantastic stay here at peaceful Plympton Barn, thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Thank you Michelle and Jaap!

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank jemmawarren1
Reviewed October 23, 2018

The house is quite new and more spacious than we were expecting. It is very well equipped and has a superb bathroom. The house is situated in a very quiet spot off the beaten track which was just what we wanted. Unfortunately the weather was...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Hattie7461
FellowTraveler705978, VR Owner at 'Plympton Barn' Set in spectacular countryside nr. beach and cliffs and Salcombe, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. Apologies for the weather, we hope you will return to us despite the wet week!

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Reviewed September 10, 2018

This is the perfect place to stay for a family of 4 if you want to be slightly away from the mad rush of Salcombe but have everything within easy reach. The barn has been very tastefully converted with all the amenities you would need...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Edward C
FellowTraveler705978, VR Owner at 'Plympton Barn' Set in spectacular countryside nr. beach and cliffs and Salcombe, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

thank you for your kind words. It was good to meet you. We hope you will visit is again!

Reviewed July 28, 2018

We have recently returned from Plympton Barn and were very impressed. The barn itself is in a beautiful location surrounded by countryside. The barn is walking distance from the beach (North and South Sands) and you can also walk into Salcombe (which takes about 45...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Mkingston88
Management response:Responded September 2, 2018

many thanks for your kind review. Very glad you liked it and hope to meet you again!

Reviewed July 18, 2018

Plympton Barn is a truly magical find . Set down a country lane 5 mins from the picturesque town of Kingsbridge,and only 5 mins drive to South Sands beach it really is an idyllic location. The barn is well set up, spotlessly clean, bright and...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank hazel c
Management response:Responded July 20, 2018

thank you for your very kind review. I am very glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
A Winter Sun Getaway
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Stove
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Fireplace
Deck
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PLEASE see our WEBSITE for more DETAILS and any current OFFERS. (LINK at the bottom Right of this page in the 'Contact Owner Section' 'Visit the advertiser's website' - on the HolidayLettings website) or GOOGLE 'Plympton Barn Salcombe'The Barn contains two bedrooms: One with a kingsize bed and another with two singles. Additionally there is a sofa bed for two available in the main living space. (To one side, not impacting the seating area) . We normally rent to groups of 4; the sofabed upstairs is for occasional use only.(If guests have a visitor for a limited period or with agreement from the owner)The downstairs timberclad and travertine-floored hallway leads to the two bedrooms as well as a small utility space, a separate WC and the Bathroom. The bathroom has a large walk-in shower and a separate bath. Upstairs is a large open-plan living space with folding doors on the south-facing side of the building open up to a decked balcony. The upstairs space consists of a kitchen/dining area, a seating area centered around a woodburner and finally one end with a sofa(-bed) and comfortable chair for those who like to enjoy some peace and quiet or read a book. The renovation was done with the environment in mind; the property Solar Thermal Panels, under-floor heating and an automated heat recovery system.Facilities:Kitchen:Fully equiped with:Hob, Oven, Dishwasher and MicrowaveKnives, Forks, Glasses, Cups and CrockeryTeapot, Kettle and Toaster etc.Bedrooms:One bedroom with two single bedsOne bedroom with a kingsize bedA sofabed for two in the main living space (separate from main seating area)Linen, Duvets and Pilows provided Bathroom:Towels (not for beach) are providedHot water and heating included Entertainment & Communications:Flat screen Satellite Television and DVD playerWiFi Please note there is only limited Mobile coverage in the valley Other inside:Separate WC Washing maschine
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About the neighborhood
Sailing & Watersports: Schools, Hire & Trips: Watersports School and hire at South Sands. The ICC operates a large school from the Egremont, an old Mersey ferry moored in the Bag. Regular Launches leave Whitestrand to the Ferry (with Bar). They offer short, long and even residential courses. Information can be found in Island Street. (Most providers are based here) Fishing Trips can also be booked here. Shopping: Salcombe: Excellent butcher and small Grocery Store, Lots of Clothing Kingsbridge: Morrisons and Tesco Lots of smaller shops in Forestreet Beesands: by fish from 'The shack' Totnes: Bookshops and 'alternative'shops. Lots of great cafes. Plymouth and Exeter: the usual high street shops. (Exeter worth a trip) Food and Drink: South San...
Getting around
nearest Train stations: Ivybridge and Totnes (has bus connections to Malborough & Salcombe via Kingsbridge) Although you can easily walk to Salcombe, there is a ferry which operates form the bottom of the valley at South Sands to the town center. There is another small ferry which takes you to the other side of the estuary to East Portlemouth. The nearest shop is in Malborough, about 1 mile away.
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