Self catering at Ben Venue - Lemon Tree Cottage 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 - Lemon Tree Cottage at Torquay
"It is a lovely place to stay, a fair walk from the town but very nice surroundings. Oct 2011."
"Property is situated in a quiet area of Torquay. It is reasonably comfortable and decorated in an elegant but unpractical style (white capets and furnishings throughout). There were no curtains in any of the rooms, so it didn’t feel cosy at night. T"
"Very well-fitted out cottage with all mod cons. Pink bedroom is very warm at all times. A good 10 minutes walk to shops and pub, but in one of the best parts of Torbay. Would definitely go back if going to Torbay. Aug 2011."
"Peaceful location from which to explore Devons many places of interest. For the steam train/river enthusiast its worth looking at www.dartmouthrailriver.co.uk. You can purchase a Round Robin Gold that starts and ends in Torquay. Public transport in this a"
"Lovely elegant property, but with a tricky steep walk in and out of central Torquay. Oct 2011."
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