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Beautifully Renovated 4- Bedroomed Semi-detached House, With Parking & Courtyard



Updated: 04-Dec-2016
House in Salcombe, South Devon, Devon, England - Close To Centre Of Salcombe Town, Peaceful Location, Slightly Elevated With Estuary Glimpses

Batson House is a stylish recently renovated semi-detached villa located in an elevated position only 5 minutes walk from the shops & restaurants of the idyllic coastal town of Salcombe, Devon. This stunning 4-bedroomed house provides the perfect base to experience the best of this beautiful estuary town, and its luxurious accommodation has all the advantages of modern comfort and conveniences, a real home from home. Batson House is furnished and equipped to an extremely high standard throughout. The house is ideally suited to one or two families for the perfect holiday or short break away. There is a spacious open plan living area on the ground floor and 3 excellent-sized bedrooms on the first floor with a beautiful tiled family bathroom, and stylish shower room. On the lower ground floor there is another large king-sized bedroom with ensuite shower room. The house is the perfect base to explore not only everything Salcombe has to offer, but also nearby Dartmouth, and the surrounding area of the South Hams, Devon.

  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Batson House is owned by the Fisher family who have recently renovated the house and brought it back to its former glory. They enjoy staying in this beautiful home, & then rent it out when the family are not using it. John is a lawyer living in Upton-upon-Severn, & is married to Sue. They enjoy their weekends on the beach with their daughter Olivia & their dog. James is a management consultant living in Leigh-on-sea with wife Victoria. Their children Emily & Edward love wandering around Salcombe, Emily for the shops, and Edward much prefers the crabbing!

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"Batson House Is The Perfect Location To Enjoy All That Salcombe And The South Hams Has To Offer. It Was Very Well-Equipped And We Felt Right At Home. A Thoroughly Enjoyable Holiday For All".

"We Had An Amazing Time At Batson House. There Was So Much To See And Do In The Area, And The House Was Simply Perfect In Every Way - We Will Be Back!"

“A Wonderful House In A Great Little Town, With Very Comfy Beds. We Spent A Lovely Week Here”
Mar 2015
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1 holidaymaker review


Beautiful period property refurbished to a very high standard

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at Batson House with our Son, daughter in law, 3 month old Grandson and our 2 dogs. The house has been beautifully renovated with families in mind. The open plan kitchen/diner/living room is particularly impressive and a great space for the whole family to relax whilst Mom's cooking breakfast! The downstairs shower room was also great for showering the dogs off after a day on the beach. The property is in an elevated position about a 5 minute walk downhill to the centre of Salcombe. We would definitely recommend a stay in this beautiful house.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

The family love Salcombe, having spent every summer there with their parents while growing up, so buying Batson House, close to the centre of town, was something they've always wanted to do. Salcombe is an idyllic estuary town, with something for everyone. Batson House is a short 5-minute walk into town, but its elevated position provides peace and quiet and lovely estuary glimpses. The house is spacious, and perfect for 2 families or 3 generations to enjoy a very special time away, in a very special town.

Activity and Interests


The nearest beach to Batson House is Northsands, just a 15 minute walk downhill. This lovely sandy beach is perfect for children. Also close by are the beaches of East Portlemouth accessible from Salcombe via passenger ferry. A family favourite is Mill Bay, a gorgeous sheltered beach situated in the mouth of the Salcombe estuary. Mill Bay is MCS recommended for it's high quality water standards, and as well as plenty of golden sand Mill Bay beach has rock pools and safe bathing for families.


Nearest airports - Exeter and Plymouth - approx 1 hour drive, Bristol - approx 2 hours drive.

Nearest train station - Totnes - Approx 45-minute drive - fast train to London = 2 hours 45 minutes.

Nearest Port - Plymouth - Approx 45-minute drive with regular ferries to Roscoff in France, Cork in Ireland and Santander in Northern Spain (Brittany Ferries).


Kingsbridge - 10 min drive

Slapton Sands - 25 min drive

Blackpool Sands - 35 min drive

Dartmouth - 35 min drive

Totnes - 35 min drive

Dartmoor - 45 min drive

Further Details:

The is a local Spar shop a 5 minute walk minute from Batson House stocking all the basics required. All the supermarkets deliver to Salcombe. In the town there are deli and specialists shops, a Lloyds bank and plenty of restaurants.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Nov/Dec 2016
4 Nov 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas/New Year 2016
16 Dec 2016 - 5 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low season
24 Feb 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Easter 2017
31 Mar 2017 - 20 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
21 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
26 May 2017 - 1 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
June 2017
2 Jun 2017 - 29 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
30 Jun 2017 - 13 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer 2017
14 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please check availability on this website, and then send an email with your initial enquiry. 1/3rd non-refundable deposit is required. Balance is due 8 weeks prior to start of your holiday. Payment can be made by BACS bank transfer or by cheque.


Changeover Day:
In peak and mid season the changeover day is Friday. Arrival is after 4pm and departure by 10.00am. In low season this is flexible and short breaks are available in low season on request.

Notes on prices:
Please note during off peak times short breaks will be considered. Please email us for a quote.

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Updated: 04-Dec-2016
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From the Owner

Batson House is a real home from home with everything you need for a fabulous holiday in Sunny Salcombe. It has recently been fully renovated to a very high standard and beautifully decorated throughout. As well as being within a short walking distance of all the shops, bars & restaurants in Salcombe itself, you can also easily walk to the beaches of North Sands and South Sands, and the Spar convenience store is a 5 minute walk away. There is so much to see and do in the area so please go to our Batson House website to learn more!

Property Type

  • house


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Satellite / Cable


  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 3 - Shower Enclosure
  • Family bathroom with WC, sink, bath with shower over and shower screen and towel rail Shower room 1 with shower, sink, WC and towel rail Shower room 2 with shower, sink, WC and towel rail Shower room 3 with shower, sink, WC and towel rail


  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with kingsized bed, Bedroom 2 with king sized bed, Bedroom 3 with 2 sets of bunk beds, Bedroom 4 with king sized bed


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Outside: Outside there is a large courtyard garden with table & chairs and barbecue. Utility Room: Washing machine Tumble drier Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included. The property is cleaned after each stay. Other: Dining area has a large dining table that seats up to 8.

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