Dolphin House, Folly Hill, Bigbury on Sea, Kingsbridge, TQ7

Dolphin House

  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms

5 bedroom house under offer

  • Reference Number MOD180001
  • Agent Marchand Petit Modbury
  • Agent Number 01548 831 163

Guide price £825,000

About this property

A truly superb beach side residence with spacious accommodation including 5 bedrooms, 2 of which has Ensuite facilities. There is off road parking for several cars and an integral single garage. The property enjoys superb views towards the iconic Burgh Island and open expanse of sea.

The property offers comfortable family accommodation with a reverse level layout taking full advantage of the spectacular coastal scenery. The front door opens into a spacious hallway with solid oak flooring and doors to the ground floor bedrooms. On the ground floor there are four double bedrooms including two en-suite rooms and well-equipped utility room, family bathroom and cloakroom.

On the first floor the accommodation is again generous in proportion with a light galleried landing with doors to the principle rooms and master suite. Double doors open into a magnificent bright sitting room/dining room with a bay window and French doors opening the beautiful south facing balcony.

The kitchen/breakfast room is another light and airy room with a picture window enjoying the wonderful views across the beach. The kitchen has been fitted with a contemporary range of units incorporating composite work tops and integrated Neff appliances including twin ovens with induction hob and extractor hood above, microwave and dishwasher.

Further accommodation on the first floor includes a show stopping master suite which could be sub divided to create a 6th bedroom if desired. The master bedroom is superbly appointed with large dressing room, en suite bathroom and French doors to the rear garden.

The property is approached off a private road leading into a sweeping brick pathed drive with turning bay, bounded by low stone wall, leading to the integral garage. To one side of the property is a tiled, heated, outside shower and steps to the rear gravelled garden with steps rising to an elevated timber decked seating area affording views to Hope Cove, Bolt Tail and out to sea. At the front of the property leading out from the kitchen and living area is a superb south facing balcony with painted railings and impressive sea views.

The integral garage has remote operated roller door, fitted units to rear wall and LPG boiler supplying hot water and central heating

Bigbury on Sea is a coastal village renowned for its large expanse of sandy beach, with a causeway formed at low tide leading to Burgh Island. This is where the River Avon estuary meets the sea and on either side there are beautiful stretches of coastal scenery. There is a good range of shopping and other amenities in the market town of Kingsbridge, whilst the Georgian town of Modbury also has a wide selection of shops. Plymouth city centre is some 18 miles distant. Nearby there are fine cliff top and coastal walks, other beaches and coves, an 18 hole golf course within Bigbury, sailing at Salcombe and Newton Ferrers, along with an additional 18 hole golf course at Thurlestone. Dartmoor National Park is several miles to the north.

Mains electricty, water and drainage. LPG gas central heating operated with HIVE system.


Council Tax
Band G

Strictly by appointment only through Marchand Petit (Modbury Office) Tel: 01548 831163. Please contact the office to make an appointment.

Leaving Modbury on the A379 towards Kingsbridge, take a right hand turn after 1 1/2 miles at Harraton Cross, signposted Bigbury on Sea. Continue to follow the signs, passing through Bigbury village. Pass the golf club on the left and proceed down Folly Hill where Dolphin House is located on the right hand side.

Kingsbridge 10 miles, Modbury 7 miles, Plymouth 18 miles (distances approximate)

Key Features

Dolphin House, Folly Hill, Bigbury on Sea, Kingsbridge, TQ7
  • Beach side residence with superb views
  • Spacious accommodation
  • New contemporary kitchen/ breakfast room
  • Bright sitting/ dining room
  • Master bedroom with en-suite & dressing room
  • Four further bedrooms
  • Superbly presented family bathroom
  • Integral garage and ample parking
  • Outside heated shower
  • Underfloor heating
  • Elevated timber decked seating area with views



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4 Broad Street Modbury Devon PL21 0PS

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am to 4.00pm
Sunday viewings by appointment


01548 831 163

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