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Waterside Cottage Overlooking the Yealm and Noss Creek

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Noss Mayo House Rental Photos and Description

Traditional Stone Built House in Noss Mayo, South Devon, England - Unspoilt Village Location, a Few Yards from the Water

This traditionally built stone house was constructed in the 1850's for our grandfather who was a boat builder, harbour master and skipper. There is private off road parking for two cars and a waterside patio which is ideal for watching life on Noss Creek and keeping an eye on children crabbing on Pope's Quay just below. There is a private quay if you wish to bring or hire a dingy. A cot, highchair and stair gate are all available if required. The local pub, the Swan Inn is just next door and the famous Ship Inn just a few minutes walk down the road. At low tide the 'voss' allows a five minute walk to the Dolphin Inn, post office and shops of Newton Ferrers. There is full gas central heating and all gas and electricity are included in the rental cost. I'm afraid we don't allow pets. Free broadband Wi-Fi is available throughout the house and most laptops and phones will connect out on the patio!

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
David Lewis
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
November 28, 2016

About David Lewis

Brothers Ian & David own the home between them. Ian has three grown up children who all love Noss and David has two younger children who love it too!

We both remember many happy holidays in Noss as children crabbing, fishing and messing about in boats. Now our own children are enjoying these same things.

David Lewis purchased this house in 1949

Why David Lewis chose South Hams

Our Grandfather bought the house in the 1920s and our mother was brought up there.

Dave loves the peace and quiet of an early morning coffee on the patio with only the sounds of the birds and a rowing boat coming in on the tide.

Ian's favourite time is coming home to a warm and cosy house after a freezing winter walk around the coast where the waves were crashing on the rocks.

But we both like being able to pop next door to the Swan for a beer, ordering a meal to be delivered to our private patio and watching the sun go down.

The children love being allowed to go to the park and the tennis courts independently, and playing games in the woods.

What makes this house unique

Unlike most properties in the village we have off road parking for two cars.

Wake up every morning to the ever changing scene of the tidal estuary and the wooded hillside opposite.

Guestbook comments from the owner

'We've had a fantastic holiday, the house is great, views brilliant.'



'Perfect location for relaxation and for coastal walks.'



'Have enjoyed this pretty cottage and village, the walks, the tides, even the mist. Thank you.'
Oct 2008
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Map

Nearest Barpub
5 Metres
Swan Inn
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Kilometres
Yealm
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Ivybridge
Nearest Motorway
50 Kilometres
M5
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Old Cellars
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

The nearest beach (Old Cellars) is a pleasant half hour walk, or 5 minute drive and 10 minute walk.

Travel:

The house is just over 10 miles from Plymouth and if you like walking or cycling then a car is not a necessity. There is a regular bus service every couple of hours to Plymouth via Yealmton.

Distances:

There are no longer any shops in Noss but over the river in Newton Ferrers there is a post office and general store, a chemists and a small but very well stocked Co-op. When the tide is low you can walk to Newton in a few minutes. It's about 20 minutes walk when the tide is in. There is a children's playground in Noss just behind the two tennis courts. All three local pubs (and the yacht club), are great for food and drink, and there are plenty of other eating places within a few miles.

Further Details:

The nearest leisure centre is Ivybridge which has a nice swimming pool. For luxury food shopping can I suggest the Riverford organic farm shop in Yealmpton - they also have a great cafe!

The house has free broadband Wi-Fi and a land line telephone with free evening and weekend calls. We ask people to leave money to cover daytime or calls abroad.

Rates & Availability

Noss Mayo House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Rate 24
Oct 28 2016 - Dec 22 2016
3 night minimum stay
$83
$394
 
 
Xmas
Dec 23 2016 - Jan 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
$763
 
 
rate1
Jan 6 2017 - Feb 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$89
$407
 
 
feb half term
Feb 10 2017 - Feb 23 2017
7 night minimum stay
$534
 
 
low season
Feb 24 2017 - Mar 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$89
$407
 
 
Easter
Mar 31 2017 - Apr 20 2017
7 night minimum stay
$635
 
 
rate2
Apr 21 2017 - Apr 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$102
$508
 
 
Early May BH
Apr 28 2017 - May 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
$572
 
 
rate3
May 5 2017 - May 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
$102
$508
 
 
Late May half term
May 26 2017 - Jun 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,080
 
 
rate4
Jun 2 2017 - Jul 13 2017
3 night minimum stay
$133
$661
 
 
Just before summer
Jul 14 2017 - Jul 20 2017
7 night minimum stay
$890
 
 
Summer
Jul 21 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,093
 
 
Late summer
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
$839
 
 
Autumn
Sep 8 2017 - Oct 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$133
$661
 
 
Oct
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$89
$407
 
 
Oct half term
Oct 20 2017 - Nov 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$521
 
 
Winter
Nov 3 2017 - Dec 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$89
$407
 
 
Xmas New Year
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 4 2018
7 night minimum stay
$788
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$85
$254
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $445

Booking Notes:
40% discount on the weekly price for short breaks (4 nights or less) booked less than a month in advance - off peak times only!
You will be expected to pay if you incur significant phone charges for international, mobile or daytime phone calls.

Changeover Day:
Fridays. Arrive after 3pm and leave before 10am to allow for cleaning. Some flexibility in off peak times for weekends etc.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund if canceled at least 0 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Noss Mayo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 100 m²
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub
    Shower room 1 - toilet , shower
  • Upstairs bathroom with toilet, bath and basin. Downstairs bathroom with toilet, basin and shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5/6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed & single bed. Bedroom 2 with two single beds. Bedroom 3 with one single bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The house is very family friendly and you will not have to rush round moving lots of ornaments above the danger level when you arrive! Outside: There is a patio across the road right above the water which has a picnic table and sun shade. The Swan Inn is just next door and will deliver your meals directly to the patio. Utility Room: Washer-drier, microwave and dishwasher. Cleaning / Towels / Linen: Bedlinen, towels and tea towels are included and beds will be made up ready when you arrive. The house will be cleaned before and after your stay. Please bring your own beach towels. Other: Porch has space for wellies, shoes, crabbing lines, buckets, spades, sun shade and paddles.

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