OwnersDirect uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
OwnersDirect uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

Five Bedroom Detached House With Stunning Sea Views

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

House in East Prawle, Kingsbridge, Devon, England - Coastal Footpath And Secluded Beaches In Easy Reach

A spacious modern five bedroom house, with the option of a ground floor or first floor flat for smaller groups. Five minute walk from the village of East Prawle with pub, cafe, shop and village green. Fabulous 180 degree sea views, Coastal footpath and secluded beaches in easy reach. Salcombe Estuary with beaches and town a short drive. Steep garden to the rear, small garden and terrace to the front. Two car parking spaces and access via a very quiet private road. Ideal for families, and also walkers, bird watchers and anyone in search of peace and quiet.


Owner
Felicity Cunliffe-Lister
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
17 September, 2017

About Felicity Cunliffe-Lister

Married with three children and a family business, we love our holidays at Sharpers House and have designed the interior of the house with holiday lets and families in mind.

Felicity Cunliffe-Lister purchased this house in 2010

Why Felicity Cunliffe-Lister chose South Hams

I grew up in East Prawle and still have family and friends in the village. It is a beautiful location, remote and peaceful.

What makes this house unique

The 180 degree views of the sea are amazing. The house is of modern build and warm and comfortable with big windows. It is set into the cliffs below the village, a short walk away. The access road to the house is private and very quiet, the coastal path is only a field away. Walking, birdwatching, star gazing, fishing off the rocks and beaches are all on your doorstep.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Kingsbridge in South Hams District

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Oceanfront
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Ground floor : WC, sink, bath with shower over. First floor : WC, sink, bath with shower over.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 : ground floor : double bed. Bedroom 2 : ground floor : bunk beds, single bed and cot. Bedroom 3 : first floor : twin bed with sink. Bedroom 4 : first floor : double bed and cot with sink. Bedroom 5 : first floor : double bed with sink.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • bay
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: A very comfortable modern and warm house, south facing with fantastic sea views. Pets only permitted on ground floor, sleeping in the utility room. Outside: Terrace with cheminee, table and chairs, deck chairs. Front lawn and steep back lawn on two levels. Utility Room: Washing machine. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: No linen included, duvets and pillows supplied.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

66% Complete
33% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Five Bedroom Detached House With Stunning Sea Views
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews
5

Just perfect for our group.

  • 5 of 5

We were six adults and five children and two dogs and we stayed at Sharpers House for a weekend. The house is very spacious and has a lived in quality which meant we were not constantly worrying about what the children were doing. The views and the walks were great. Must stay longer next time!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

A large 70s style property with fabulous sea-views

  • 4 of 5

Sharpers is a very big house with more than enough room for the 10 people in our party. In addition to the spacious main kitchen diner and lounge downstairs, there's an additional lounge and kitchen upstairs. Furnishings are dated however the property is clean and tidy.

The small village of East Prawle is a ten minute walk up a steep hill and the centrepoint is the Pigs Nose Inn which is friendly, packed full of character and offers reasonably priced food and drinks.

Access to the coastal path is in front of the house and leads down a stony bridleway to a beach as well as coastal walks farther afield. We enjoyed hunting for crabs, starfish and fish in the rock-pools on the local beach with our 8 and 11 year old boys.

We found the beds and pillows comfortable. A couple of the fixtures, like the patio door and garage door need attention but overall we found the house comfortable, inviting and we wouldn't hesitate to recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

A True Gem

  • 5 of 5

April 17

Once again had a wonderful stay at Sharpers, my family love this house, which is not only cosy but extremely spacious and has everything you need for a very comfortable stay. We have been staying here once or twice a year since 2010. The views are stunning and the veranda is great for family gatherings. Once again we were lucky with the weather, sunshine all week! We discovered this wonderful part of the world first in 1967, when we stayed in the Coastguard cottages on the point. Since then we have stayed in several cottages in and around Prawle, year in year out, until we discovered Sharpers, which has become our favourite. This was the 50th anniversary of our 1st visit to Prawle with 41 of the family staying in several cottages in the village. We love the fact that the area has barely changed in all that time and all enjoy the walks along the coastal path and evenings in the Pigs Nose Inn. Looking forward to returning to Sharpers in Sept 17 and hopefully for many more years to come. Thanks Felicity for letting us share this lovely home.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

magical

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location in a very special and magical spot... our favourate place

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

Wonderful house and setting

  • 4 of 5

The accomodation allowed a number of alternative sleeping arrangements. The downstairskitchen is very good with plenty of room and views out. The upstairs frying pans need replacing. The bathrooms are good but the pull switches both need replacing...I did a temporary repairon both and they had been done before. The stair carpet join at the top of the stairs was holding by a thread and it finally gave and needs repairing. The washing line post was broken by a gust of wind as it was very rusty. It needs replacing. The table on the balcony has peeled drastically and needs scraping. Even with these problems the house is generally very good and we would go again. We have already recommend our relations to go and they are booking for next year.

We mostly loved the countryside and walks to various beaches.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

wonderful week in June

  • 5 of 5

Just back from a wonderful week staying in the ground floor of Sharpers House. The views of the coastline from all front windows are superb, the house is very spacious, with excellent large kitchen area, and the house kept cosy all day with central heating. We went for a week to relax, walk and bathe on sandy beaches. The coastal path is less than 10 minutes away and our favourite beach, Maceley Cove under Gammon Head, only 25 minutes away, so we hardly used the car. We can thoroughly recommend this for anyone wanting to get away from it all, you will come back really refreshed.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0

Location

Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Pigs Nose Inn
Nearest Train
17 Miles
Totnes
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Horseley
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

Closest beach is two fields walk down a steep hill (not accessible by car) about 10 minutes downhill and 15 minutes return. Coastal path one field away, with many secluded beaches in both directions. Walking time to Salcombe Estuary approx 1hr 30mins. Drive to Salcombe beaches 5 mins.

Travel:

20 minutes from Kingsbridge, 35 minutes from A38. Closest train station Totnes, airport Exeter. Public transport very limited, car hire recommended.

Distances:

East Prawle 5 minute walk. Kingsbridge 20 minutes. Dartmouth 30 minutes.

Salcombe (via passenger ferry) 10 minutes.

Further Details:

Sailing and river trips on the Salcombe and Dartmouth Estuaries. Dartmouth Castle. Greenacres at Dittisham (Agatha Christie's house and gardens)

Overbecks at Salcombe (National Trust house and garden). Prawle Point (NCI lookout).

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Kingsbridge, South Devon

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Early Autumn
26 Aug 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£675
for 7 nights
£675
 
 
Late Autumn
30 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£236
for 3 nights
From
£125
Fri,Sat
£550
 
 
October Half term
14 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
Winter
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£204
for 3 nights
From
£125
Fri,Sat
£475
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,275
for 7 nights
£1,275
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £25
Damage Deposit £50

Booking Notes:
30% deposit on booking, balance within 6 weeks of arrival.

Changeover Day:
Saturday.

Notes on prices:
Shorter stays permitted in off-peak months. House can alternatively be rented as a two bed ground floor flat.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Enquire Now
Available
Unavailable