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May Cottage

  • Kingsbridge
  • Devon
  • TQ7 3AQ


  • Close to Beach
  • Countryside Views
  • DVD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Family
  • Garden
  • Garden - Enclosed
  • Group Holidays
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Open fire / Wood burner
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Pet Friendly
  • Satellite TV
  • Self Catering
  • Short breaks
  • TV
  • Weekend Breaks
  • WiFi

About this Property

This beautiful 17th century, traditional Devon thatched cottage has a wonderfully welcoming feel and is a perfect holiday destination for families wishing to holiday in South Devon. Located in the peaceful hamlet of West Buckland,  a short stroll from the fantastic golden sands of Bantham beach it really does offer everything a guest could wish for. There's a large sunny lounge with a wood burner and a spacious dining room to seat up to 10 guests, ideal for those noisy family reunions. Upstairs there are 4 comfortable bedrooms, whilst outside there is a sheltered verandah, where one can enjoy that early morning coffee whilst you plan the day or relax in the evening with a welcome drink. Furthermore there's a private sunny garden and plenty of parking. We have no hesitation in highly recommending this much loved family home for your holiday. A complimentary tea tray with local freshly baked cake provides a warm welcome to guests on arrival.
Reduction on rental available to smaller parties & short breaks welcome in mid and low seasons.


Entrance Hall. Large, comfortable lounge with wood burning stove, picture windows with window seat overlooking the garden. Three sofas,  flat screen TV with Sky HD, Sky Sports package and DVDDining room with large farmhouse table to seat 8, plenty of books and Wifi. Fitted kitchen,  ceramic hob, electric oven and grill, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave,  breakfast table and chairs. Separate utility area with sink and washer/dryer. Downstairs shower room with electric shower, heated towel rail and WC, perfect for sluicing down after a day on the beach. From the kitchen steep original stairs wind up to Bedroom 1:  Master bedroom with 4ft 6in bed, fitted wardrobes, chest of drawers, hairdryer and hand basin with mirror and shaver point. Door to Bedroom 2: twin bedroom (also accessible from central landing), with two 3ft beds, fitted wardrobes, and chest of drawers. Family bathroom, with bath, electric shower over, hand basin, WC, shaver point and heated towel rail. Separate stairs from hall to landing and Bedroom 3: double bedroom, with 4ft 6in double bed, fitted wardrobe, overhead storage cabinets and chest of drawers. Bedroom 4: Large twin bedroom with two 3ft beds, fitted wardrobe, chest of drawers and hand basin with mirror and shaving point.


Stable door from hall to covered verandah with table and chairs overlooking the beautifully kept garden and views of the valley beyond. Steps down to a fully enclosed sheltered garden, with lawn and sunny south facing terrace with sun loungers and garden chairs. Separate walled enclosure with washing line.

Parking: For 2 cars in private parking bay adjacent as well as 1 on road parking space beside cottage


  • Included: Bed linen (not towels), WiFi, Sky Sports Package, electricity, heating (night storage and oil filled radiators),  initial supply of logs in winter.
  • Pets: Up to 2 well behaved dogs welcome.
  • Security Deposit £150
  • Towels may be hired from an independent local company, please enquire for details.
  • Telephone: For incoming and outgoing local calls.
  • Local Facilities: Bantham beach 3/4 mile.  Thurlestone beach 1.5 miles. Superb village pub serving excellent food within walking distance (750 metres). Golf in Thurlestone 1 mile. Village Shop/Cafe at Bantham less than a mile. Kingsbridge 5 miles.
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