Self catering at Ben Venue - Ben Venue Torquay in Devon
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Steeped in history, Ben Venue is an imposing listed Victorian house built in 1890, once owned by the brother of A.R Johnson wax polish empire of America. Ben Venue (HKKB) is attached to Lemon Tree Cottage (HMMS) and the owner’s apartment. In Ben Venue (HKKB), many original features are still evident, with a very grand staircase, and large chandeliers throughout as well as high ceilings which add to the charm and character of this most beautiful property. It is decorated and furnished to a very high standard, from the piano in the entrance to the four-poster beds, the large bathroom and en-suite shower rooms. There have been many famous celebrities who have visited the property over the years and enjoyed many a game of snooker on the full size snooker table - see all the photos adorning the walls including Ray Reardon, Max Bygraves and Bobby Davro to name but a few. All of the rooms have elegance about them; there are huge picture windows, and sea views from the ground and first floors. Lemon Tree Cottage has its own entrance and is also decorated to a high standard from Italian marble floors to beautiful furnishings. Torquay has so much to offer and these are the perfect properties for family get-togethers, friends reunited and celebrations. There are 22 miles of coastline, cliffs, coves, beaches and walks, with opportunities for surfing, swimming, diving, sailing, angling and to study the natural wildlife at leisure. Stunning views are to be seen just about everywhere across the bay, out over the English Channel, along the 40 miles of Lyme Bay to Portland Bill or inland towards the tors of Dartmoor. Torquay is an ideal base from which to visit Dartmouth, Totnes, Exeter and Plymouth. It is a place to relax, soak up the atmosphere and enjoy a holiday in a classic English seaside resort. Torquay town centre and Living Coasts are about 5 minutes away. Shops and pub ¼ mile.
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Selected Customer Comments about Ben Venue - Ben Venue at Torquay
"The house was magnificent. Plenty of room for our large family reunion. Large eat-in kitchen was great for all of us to cook and eat together informally. Large living room and porch also great. Snooker table was especially a big hit. All-in-all the house"
"A group of friends (5 couples) stayed in February. There was plenty of room to be together or apart, we all had our own bathrooms. It was romantic and relaxing break. A very beautiful old house,that was warm and inviting. Feb 2011."
"Superior accomodation, fantastically equiped and extremely welcoming. Dec 2010."
"So much space - perfect for our large family group ranging in age from 1 to 70+. The piano, the courtyard and the snooker kept us all entertained. Oct 2010."
"Great place, very nice to be able to take our puppies and very nice owner. Aug 2011."
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