Stone-built Daisy Cottage, Old Mill Cottages, Marldon is a characterful cottage on the outside but thoroughly up-to-date within. The open-plan living room and fully equipped C-shaped kitchen with dishwasher sit beneath exposed roof trusses in the lofty ceiling. It’s a bright and spacious place to relax on the comfy sofa with a book from the shelf after a day’s adventures. Two beautiful bedrooms (master ensuite plus a twin) have whitewashed stone walls and wardrobes. They are complemented by a second bathroom with shower.
This lovely renovated cottage overlooks the communal courtyard which has ample chairs for catching the sun. Bring home local steaks, sausages and seafood to cook on the BBQ for a tasty feast.
Daisy Cottage, Old Mill Cottages is in the village of Marldon which has a church, pub and shops. It is less than three miles from Paignton, a popular Victoria seaside resort with a sandy beach, promenade and plenty of attractions. The pier has fairground rides, kid’s playground, video arcade and cafés and Paignton Zoo is one of the best. Goodrington Beach (three miles) is a favourite with families and is home to Splashdown Quaywest – the largest water park in the UK. Torquay has excellent shopping, a theatre, marina and Torre Abbey Park and Gardens. For walkers and nature lovers, Dartmoor National Park is just 30 minutes away.