The property occupies a central location in Torquay with convenient access to the shops, restaurants and some great walking trails. Dartmoor is just a short car ride away, with its famous ponies, heather-clad tors and dramatic landscapes. Youngsters are sure to get a kick out of Living Coasts Zoo and Aquarium, with its free-roaming penguins. Alternatively, take a boat trip from the harbour over to Brixham, a beautiful little fishing port that's busy with the comings and goings of its resident fishing fleet. There are many National Trust-owned properties that are well-worth a visit including Greenway; Agatha Christie'ss summerhouse. Paignton features an award-winning zoo, and nearby at Babbacombe, there is a model village and a small theatre, which promises a most entertaining evening. Beach 500 yards. Shop, pub and restaurant 400 yards.