Ferry CottageNr Brixham, Devon
- Guests 4
- Bedrooms 2
- Preferred changeover day Thursday
- Minimum stay 3 nights
- Number of dogs welcome 2
- Acorn rating 5 What's this?
- Reference 012046
About Ferry CottageA riverside cottage complete with rose climbing walls and a contemporary interior.
Peeking through romantic woodlands, just metres from the water’s edge is this two-bedroom, chocolate-box cottage. Adding to its charm, white roses climb its stone walls and arched windows peep through the thatched roof. In stark contrast, its sleekly designed, ultra-modern interiors provide a bright and airy space with a touch of luxury.
You’ll be on the fringes of Agatha Christie’s beloved holiday home, Greenway, with the fairy-tale woodlands behind you. And to the front of the cottage, the sparkling Dart Estuary dotted with sailing boats and Dittisham village in the distance.
Hop over the river for classic river-side pub, Ferry Boat Inn – just ring the bell at the jetty and the ferry man will soon arrive to take you across.
You can also jump on the foot ferry which sails to Dartmouth. For walks along the famed English Riviera, loop onto the South West Coast Path. Hike along the subtropical coastline from Brixham to Paington, where you can catch the steam train back to Greenway Halt station.
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Features and facilities
- Cot & high chair available
- Microwave available
- Fridge available
- Freezer available
- Dishwasher available
- Washing machine available
- Tumble dryer available
- Telephone not available
- Television available
- DVD available
- WiFi* available
- Open fire / wood burner not available
- Garden available
- BBQ available
Not accessibleView accessibility guide (PDF 661 KB)
Large living area with mezzanine level, few steps down to open plan kitchen with dining table, sitting room, large bathroom and shower room, utility room.
Two double bedrooms (1 x 6' double bed which can be a twin on request and 1 x 5' double bed, family bathroom with shower over the bath.
Notes for guests
Access: The accessibility guide is for guidance only. For up to date photos, please see the images on the webpage.
Heating: The cottage has air source heating.
Parking: There is space for 2 cars on the driveway.
Garden: Garden is to the back and the side of the property, enclosed with private gate to property woods and gardens. There is a large table and chairs provided.
Access: There is a shuttle car which runs to the foot ferry from Greenway house for less able visitors.
Television/DVD/Radio: Large screen TV provided with DVD and Blue-ray player. There is also a DAB/Bluetooth radio/CD player.
*WiFi: This is now available, but please note that intermittent connection problems can sometimes occur and should not be relied upon. We are pleased to provide free WiFi at this cottage which is supported by BT.
BBQ: A barbeque is provided for guests to use.
Local amenities: The Ferry Boat Inn, directly opposite is accessible by the Dittisham ferry.
Offers: Guests can benefit from a late Sunday checkout time of 4pm.
Guests will benefit from free access to the house during opening hours and unlimited access to the Greenway estate, woods and gardens. There is a private gate from the cottage garden to the estate.
Greenway House will be open daily from the middle of February until the end of October, then weekends only in November until the end of December, weather permitting - dates and times are available on the property website.
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