8 Above Town

Dartmouth, Torbay and South Devon

  • 4 Star
  • Special Offer10% off holidays starting on or before 16th July 2022 in our Early Summer Sale

You can book this property from:

  • £483 per week
  • £69 per night
  • 4 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 king/super-king beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Parking permit provided

Special Features

  • WiFi

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Golf

How far to ...?

  • Beach 3 miles
  • Pub 0.2 miles
  • Shop 0.2 miles

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Please Note this property is not suitable for children under the age of 8 Years.
  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 10:00am

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Access Guide

Property Name: 8 Above Town
Description: Apartment

The nearest bus stop is: 0.6 Miles - 10 Minute Walk
The nearest train station is: Totnes Train Station 13 Miles
The nearest food shop is: Co-Op 0.5 Miles - 7 minute walk
The nearest pub/restaurant is: Cafe Alf Resco 0.2 Miles - 5 Minute walk
The nearest petrol is: BP Service Station 1.3 Miles 
Mobility equipment hire is: Brixham Shopmobility 6 Miles

Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available: Parking Permit  
For what sized cars? Any
Good space to unload once parked? Yes
Number of spaces available: 1 Undesignated Space
The parking surface is: Level Tarmac
Distance to the property from the parking: 0.3 Miles from Mayors Avenue Car Park - 6 Minute Walk
Is parking level? Yes
Distance to nearest parking area: You are welcome to stop on Crowthers Hill to unload. 
Is it pay and display? Yes - Mayors Avenue is Pay and Display
The width of the path to the property is: 89cm
How many steps are there en-route to the entrance: 28 Steps to the front door from the road. 

Main entrance
How many entrances are there to the property? 1 - Front Door
Door Height: 2m The doors widths are: 76cm
Keyhole height: 90cm
How many steps are there to the entrance: 28 Steps from the road to the front door

Living and dining rooms
The flooring is: Carpet
The door widths are: 72cm
Is there good space between the furniture: Yes 
Is it movable or fixed: Movable

The flooring is: Wooden
The door widths are: Archway Style - 1m12cm
The worktop height is: 90cm
Is the oven set high or low? Low
The fridge height is: 80cm - Undercounter Fridge
The freezer height is: 1m55cm - In cupboard in hallway
Is crockery stored high or low? High
Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen area, if so which and where: Yes - Freezer in the hallway cupboard

Bedrooms and landings
How many floors does the property have: 1 Floor - First Floor Apartment
The number of steps between floors is: NA - 28 Steps to the entrance of the apartment. 
The flooring is: Carpet
The door widths are: 73cm
Bed sizes are: 2 x King (5')
Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable

Bathrooms and cloakrooms
The door widths are: 72cm
Is there an accessible or adapted WC? No
Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower? No - There is a walk in shower for ease of use. 
Is there a ground floor WC? No - First floor apartment 
Is there a ground floor bath or shower room? No
Does the bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted: No 
Is there any shower where access is level rather than having to step up? Yes - Ensuite bathroom
The flooring is: Wooden 

Outdoor facilities
External areas - yes - Steps to the front door
Permanent seated - NA - No outside space provided. 
There is outside lighting - Yes
There is no colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg white on edge of steps)
There are no footpaths to follow for visually impaired/mobility impaired
There are no barriers to enter into part of the garden - NA 
There are no other hazards such as ponds, water features, steep areas - 28 Steps to the front door. 

Is there a land line for guests to use? No
Mobile reception details: Good with major phone networks
Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not WC or baths)? Yes
Are electrical sockets generally set low or high? Low
Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? No
Any other information: Above Town is a single file road. 


Tucked away behind a pretty gate off Above Town and up 28 steps from the roadside is 8 Above Town, a charming and modern home from home in Dartmouth, South Devon. This apartment is in an elevated position overlooking Dartmouth Townhouses and the River Dart in the distance. It is a modern delightful apartment with two King Size bedrooms, one of which has an ensuite, additional family bathroom, spacious kitchen and a lounge with a dining area. It is less than a five minute walk to all of the attractions and amenities Dartmouth has to offer. 

The Homeowners have created the ideal modern bolthole for your holiday whether it is a romantic getaway for two, friends holidaying together or it's you and your four legged best friend. This is the perfect relaxing place to be. 

Accommodation: Kitchen Lamona Induction Hob, Integrated Bosch Electric Oven, Undercounter Zanussi Fridge, Freezer (located in the hallway cupboard), Kenwood Dishwasher, Whirlpool Integrated Microwave, Dualit Four Slot Toaster, Nespresso Krups Coffee Machine (Guests to bring their own pods), Washer/Dryer (located in hallway cupboard). Dining/Living Room Dining Table with four tables. Two Two-Seater Sofa, Dog Bed, Large Footstool, Coffee Table with Board Games, Sideboard, TV Stand, 40" Samsung Smart TV with YourView, Sony DVD Player, Nest of Tables. Cloakroom W.C., Hand Basin. Master Bedroom Kingsize (5'), Freestanding Chair, Two Bedside Cabinets with Lamps, Chest of Drawers, Wall Mounted Mirror, Full Length Wall Mounted Mirror, Wardrobe, Wall Mounted TV 29" with Freeview. Ensuite Walk in Shower Thermostatic Shower, Heated Towel Rail, Hand Basin. Bedroom 2 Kingsize (5'), Two Bedside Cabinets and Lamps, Built In Wardrobes, Wall Mounted Full Length Mirror, 29" TV with Freeview, Window Seat. Family Bathroom Bath with Thermostatic Overhead Shower off Mixer Taps, Heated Towel Rail, W.C., Hand Basin, Wall Mounted Mirror, Vanity Mirror with Storage. 

Facilities: Parking A parking permit is provided for all year round use on the Mayor Avenue car park on a first come first serve basis, only a short walk away. During Dartmouth Regatta, guests are instructed to use the park and ride at the top of the town. Security Deposit This property has a refundable Accidental Damage Deposit of £200, which is payable to Marsdens Devon Cottages with the final balance of your holiday, eight weeks prior to your arrival, and is refunded within 5 working days of your departure. Alternatively, you may wish to pay a non-refundable Accidental Damage Deposit Waiver equivalent to 10% of the Accidental Damage Deposit value, which covers you for the full value of the Accidental Damage Deposit, should any damage occur during your stay. Pets Welcome: Maximum of 2 pets, £25 per pet per week Power and Heat Gas and Electricity included in rent. Gas Central Heating. Bedding and Linen Bed linen and towels are provided for your stay (Please bring your own beach towels). Shop: 0.2 Co-Op Pub: 0.2 The Cherub Inn NotesPlease note this property is not suitable for children under the age of 8 years old. No Smoking. WiFi Provided. Strong Mobile Phone Signal. There are 28 steps from street level to the front door of the apartment.