A stunning detached house with magnificent south and west facing views over the Dart Estuary and Start Bay from all the principal rooms. Beautifully presented accommodation, private slipway, dock and davit.
A stunning detached property situated in a spectacular elevated position, with magnificent south and west facing views over the Dart Estuary and Start Bay from all the principal rooms. The beautifully presented accommodation provides spacious family living and benefits from a large garage and ample parking. Kingswear Court Lodge is understood to date from the 19th century with earlier origins. A Victorian red post box, still in use, is set into the wall by the front door.
The extensive gardens are a particular feature of the property, providing a high degree of privacy and colour, particularly in the Spring. A large paved terrace to the seaward side provides a superb area for entertaining and relaxing. Steps and pathways lead down through the garden to the water's edge. A further pathway leads down to the private dock in Silver Cove.
The property is approached from Kingswear via a private road (Castle Road) with restricted traffic ensuring a good degree of peace and quiet and which has a right of way for public pedestrian access only being the Coastal Footpath for an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Stairs descend to lower floor.
Two windows offering with garden and sea views. The kitchen is fitted with a range of eye and base level units with granite worktops. Electric hob with extractor unit above, electric oven and grill. Integral appliances also include dishwasher, fridge and waste disposal unit. Wooden floor.
Wonderful sea views through two large windows. French doors open out onto a balcony.Fireplace with inset electric fire.
Suite comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, washbasin, WC.
Rise to first floor.
A double bedroom with vaulted ceiling with far reaching sea views. Walk-in wardrobe.
Access from a door beyond the breakfast room. A spacious double bedroom with glazed sliding doors opening onto a balcony with beautiful sea views.
En Suite Bathroom
Panelled bath with shower attachment, washbasin, WC.
Lower Ground Floor
Stairs descend from the entrance hall.
Brick fireplace recess with timber lintel above, housing woodburning stove set on tiled hearth. Sliding glazed doors open onto the paved terrace. Further door leading to terrace. Wooden floor.
WC, washbasin, tiled floor.
A double bedroom with sliding glazed doors opening onto terrace.
A double bedroom with sea views and door leading to the terrace.
En Suite Shower Room
Glazed shower cubicle, washbasin and WC.
The garge was formerly the stables and the original floor and wall tiles remain along with remnants of the stall partitions. Walk-in store to rear of garage. Up and over door, light, power and water. Sink unit and cupboards. Parking on driveway leading to garage. There is a further large gated brick paved parking area located to the other end of the property with steps leading down to the terrace.
Gardens and Grounds
The gardens and grounds are a particular feature of the property and extend to approximately 2 acres. The paved terrace abutting the rear of the property offers magnificent views over the garden and sea and provides a wonderful area for entertaining and relaxing. The informal gardens are very private and stocked with an array of mature flowering shrubs, plants, palms and specimen trees. There are many vantage points to enjoy the beautiful views and pathways and steps descend down through the garden to the water's edge. Further steps lead down to Silver Cove with its sandy beach at low tide, the private slipway and the dock fitted with a davit, allowing small boats to be lifted out of the water.
Mains electricity, water and private drainage.
Strictly by appointment with the Sole Agents Marchand Petit. Tel: 01803 839190
From entering Kingswear take Higher Contour Road on your left and straight down onto Ridley Hill, at the sharp right hand bend bear straight ahead onto Castle Road which runs with the estuary to your right. It is a narrow Road with passing places and Kingswear Court Lodge is about half a mile along this road on the right.
Dartmouth ¼ mile by ferry, Totnes 12 miles, Torquay 11 miles. All mileages are approximate.
1 - 3 Hauley Road Dartmouth Devon TQ6 9AA
Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am to 4.00pm
Sunday viewings by appointment
01803 839 190