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The Watch House

Salcombe, Devon, England

The Watch House in Salcombe, Devon, England
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About The Watch House

A unique character property (former coastguard’s house) offering spacious accommodation for up to 9 people arranged over 4 floors, and occupying one of the finest positions on the Salcombe waterfront in the heart of town - main street with shops and restaurants is within five minutes.
Salcombe enjoys a mild climate and is renowned as a base for sailing, water sports and fishing - ferries to sandy beaches are two minutes walk away. Within walking distance is the exotic coastal garden and museum at Overbecks (NT) and extensive National Trust land, ideal for walks and bird watching.
This unique waterfront character property (Grade II listed former coastguard’s house) can sleep up to 9 people and offers 4 bedrooms, 2 double bedrooms one of has an ensuite bathroom (with shower over bath), 1 room with full size bunk beds and a single bedroom, separate bathroom, separate living room, separate dining room with double sofa bed and separate kitchen with dining area.

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View from North Sands

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(0.2 miles, 0.3 km)

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(4.6 miles, 7.4 km, direction E)

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(4.9 miles, 7.8 km, direction E)

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(5.3 miles, 8.6 km, direction E)

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(12.6 miles, 20.3 km, direction NE)

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