Start Bay Stores are situated in the picturesque Start Bay village or Torcross, right in the heart of the South Hams; 5 miles from Dartmouth, 6 miles from Kingsbridge and 12 miles from Salcombe by road.
The entire locality is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and offers a wealth of opportunities for exploration and adventure. Torcross village is located at the southern end of one of England’s largest fresh water lakes, known as Slapton Ley. The main beach, known as Slapton Sands, is a three mile long pebble beach used in the Second World War as a practice site for the Normandy landings.
The village is a renowned tourist destination, popular for fishing, hiking, cycling, general day tripping; proving strong demand for the fine pubs, cafes and restaurants and other businesses in the area.