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Crockers Cottage

Kingswear, Devon

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One half of a pair of farm cottages, Crockers Cottage is to be found down a narrow country lane near Coleton Fishacre and the stunning South West Coast Path. This cottage is set in a delightfully quiet and secluded area, in the midst of undulating farmland. You could be in the middle of nowhere and yet some of South Devon's finest coast is close by, as is the beautiful Dart Estuary and the lively charm of Kingswear, Dartmouth and Totnes.

The cottage's layout

Ground floor
open-plan kitchen/dining/sitting room with solid fuel stove.
First floor
three bedrooms (1 king, 2 singles), bathroom with shower over bath.
Visitor notes

Heating: Night storage heating included.

Garden: The cottage has a small private garden to the side and a lawn at the front.

Cottage Approach: The cottage is at the end of a steep shingle lane.

Parking: There is parking for one vehicle at the front of the cottage, with additional parking about 100 metres away.

Utilities: The washing machine and tumble dryer are a combined washer/dryer.

Guests should be advised that the water is provided from a private supply and is gravity fed. Guests may experience low water pressure as a result of this.

Television/Signal: The TV and DVD is a combined unit.

Offers: Guests are entitled to free and unlimited use of the Coleton Fishacre gardens. A leaflet with the code to unlock the gate to the gardens will be left on the welcome tray within the cottage.

For any 2 night starting on a Friday, or 3 night starting on a Thursday, guests can benefit from a late departure time on the Sunday of 6pm, at no extra charge.

Guests who bring a dog to this cottage will receive a “doggy bag” with treats for your four legged friend.

Hazards for children
Cottage details
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
3
Let starts
Saturday
Min stay
2
Dogs allowed
Yes, 1
Cottage ref
012020
Acorn rating What's this?
3
Features
  • Dogs welcome
  • Open fire / stove
  • Beach nearby
  • Pub nearby
  • Coast nearby
  • Railway nearby
  • Remote location
Facilities
  • Dishwasher
  • Television
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Double bed
  • Microwave
  • Radio

Nearby

Things to see and do nearby

Devon
The exterior of Higher Brownstone Farm, Coleton Fishacre, Devon  © Mike Henton

Devon's a big and beautiful county with much to offer. From bucolic sleepy market towns to the miles and miles of coastline, much loved by surfers, swimmers, families, and walkers from all over the world, a trip to this special place will stay with you for ever. Our range of holiday cottages in Devon are brimming with character, lovingly restored and all located on or near land in the care of the National Trust.

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Attractions
  • Living Coasts
  • Paignton Zoo
  • Kents Cavern
  • Pennywell Farm
  • Totnes Rare Breeds Farm
  • Woodlands Leisure Park
  • Cockington Village
Activities
  • Walking
  • fishing
  • cycling
  • horse riding
  • bird watching
  • canoeing.
National Trust places to visit
Coleton Fishacre
Coleton Fishacre A luxuriant garden by the sea, with an Arts and Crafts-style house, featuring Art Deco-influenced interiors
Greenway
Greenway Greenway house and garden on the River Dart: 'the loveliest place in the world'
Compton Castle
Compton Castle Dramatic fortified manor house and small formal garden
Bradley
Bradley Delightful medieval manor house, set in woodland and meadows through which the River Lemon runs
Overbeck's
Overbeck's Luxuriant coastal garden surrounding elegant Edwardian house with diverse collections
South Milton Sands
South Milton Sands Long sandy beach, rockpools and dunes with beautiful sunsets

Visitor comments

Comments from past visitors

  • Mike Evemy
    • February 2015
    • Glos
    Made special:

    The location within walking distance of Dartmouth and close to the coastal path.

  • Janet A Lindsay
    • December 2014
    • Argyll and Bute
    Simply delightful!

    The cottage was simply delightful, both location and general area. Although we did not meet the caretaker a 'welcome' basket was prepared and this was greatly appreciated.

  • Anonymous
    • February 2014
    • ................................................
    Lovely location

    Lovely location, good for walking

  • Claire Allsop
    • December 2013
    • UK
    Peace & quiet

    Ppeace, quiet and comfy bed made this place special

  • The Braisbys
    Just perfect!

    Just perfect! We could live here and be very happy. Thank you National Trust

  • Jill & Len Palfrey
    Wonderful

    Our third stay and as enjoyable as our previous visits.

  • Taylors
    Heaven!!!

    Heaven is a place on earth -here!

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Prices

What it will cost

Prices include:

  • VAT, Linen, heating and electricity (except where shown in the cottage details)
  • We cannot accept website bookings more than 15 months in advance. Please call 0344 335 1287 or email cottages@nationaltrust.org.uk to enquire about future bookings and reservations.
  • The National Trust reserves the right to move cottage prices up or down and to alter date breaks. We also reserve the right to charge supplements for cottages for specific dates covering special events, e.g. Rosetta Cottages on the Isle of Wight during Cowes week. We will notify you of any special event supplements at the time of booking.

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