Winkle cottage is an 1800's fisherman's cottage nestled into the Brixham hillside, looking out North over the bay toward Torquay and out to sea. The property has undergone an extensive restoration in 2017 and has been lovingly restored in a sympathetic manner, retaining a wealth of charm and character. The cottage boasts an abundance of original features, including exposed stone walls, 2 feature fireplaces and a fantastic sun terrace overlooking the harbour bowl and open ocean.
A 2 minute walk from the front door and you are quayside, with a plethora of traditional inns, cocktail bars, bistro's and restaurants. A short walk further and you are at the beach and sea water lido, with Berry Head Nature Reserve and St. Mary's Bay and secluded beach also within walking range.
Winkle cottage provides a fantastic base for daytime activities and evening entertainment, with many festivals and events bringing locals and tourists together to provide a fantastic atmosphere. Be sure to check 'what's on' when planning your holiday.
The cottage is equipped with the latest in Smart technology for comfort and peace of mind. Smart features include the Nest Thermostat, Nest Smoke & Carbon Monoxide alarms (x2), Nest front and rear night-time security cameras, 32" Samsung Smart TV (access to catch-up & Netflix/YouTube) and Nocs NS2 Smart Audio speakers. All bedrooms boast new pocket sprung mattresses, luxury bedding and hotel quality duvets and pillows.
Sun Terrace - Suntrap from mid-morning to late evening with views over the harbor and out to sea, large dining table to comfortably seat 6 people.
Living/Dining Room - Large, light and airy room with solid oak flooring throughout, feature fireplace, leather 3 seater sofa's, large window seat looking over the harbour and out to sea. 32" Samsung Smart TV. Oak dining table and 4 chairs.
Kitchen - Oak worktops and integrated appliances; fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, fan assisted oven and induction hob. Cookware, dinnerware and cutlery. Wall mounted fire extinguisher, fire blanket and first aid kit in case of emergency.
Master Bedroom - Spacious room with King sized bed and pocket sprung mattress, bedside tables, reading lamps and chest of draws. Laura Ashley chaise Longue to enjoy the amazing views over the harbour and out to sea. 24" Samsung TV.
2nd Bedroom - Good size room with a standard double bed and pocket sprung mattress, bedside tripod light, built-in chest of draws and cupboard.
3rd Bedroom - Good size room with standard single bed and pocket sprung mattress, bedside table and reading lamp.
Dressing Area - Communal dressing table, stool and mirror with hairdryer.
Bathroom - Large modern double shower room with w/c, wash hand basin, mirror and central heated towel rail.