May Cottage is a Grade II Listed, quintessentially English, traditional Devon thatched cottage with parts dating back to the 17th Century. Combining a fascinating history, fabulous period features, with all the modern conveniences you will need, this welcoming, pet-friendly cottage is the perfect holiday destination for families wanting to visit this beautiful part of South Devon.
Situated in the peaceful hamlet of West Buckland, May Cottage is just a short stroll from the golden sandy beaches of Thurlestone and Bantham, and the amenities these destinations offer, along with the award-winning Sloop Inn at Bantham which serves delicious dishes all year round. The cottage itself provides a private sunny garden, plenty of parking and a shady veranda for those long summer days.
With four spacious bedrooms (two doubles and two twins), and two separate bath/shower rooms this cottage will accommodate a large family or two sharing. There’s a large sunny lounge with wood burner, picture windows, three sofas and flat screen TV with Sky HD and a full Sky Sports package. The spacious dining room houses a large farmhouse table seating eight and the fitted kitchen comes with all modern conveniences including dishwasher, tumble dryer and microwave.
Externally, a door from the hall leads to a covered veranda 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.
There is parking for two cars in a private parking bay and additionally one on road parking space beside cottage.
• Included: Bed linen (guests must bring their own towels), stairgate, Wi-Fi, Sky Sports Package, electricity, heating (night storage and oil filled radiators), initial supply of logs in winter.
• Towels: Please bring your own bath and beach towels.
• Pets: Up to two well behaved dogs welcome. Pet Charge: £30.00 per pet per week
• 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.