Hoodown House, Hoodown, Kingswear, Dartmouth, TQ6

Hoodown House

  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms

5 bedroom house sold

  • Reference Number KIN190259
  • Agent Marchand Petit Dartmouth
  • Agent Number 01803 839 190

Guide price £1,350,000

About this property

A charming detached period home, set in an elevated secluded wooded position in the beautiful riverside village of Kingswear with 6 bedrooms, a double garage, driveway parking, gardens and a detached studio.

A charming period home facing south and situated on a secluded wooded bank of this beautiful riverside South Hams village. With 5 bedrooms, double garage, driveway and road parking, extensive gardens and a useful separate studio.

This handsome detached house is beautifully presented throughout and positioned with lovely views across the village of Kingswear. The versatile accommodation is abound with period features, light and space and has been lovingly renovated by the current owners and now represents a most charming family home, full of warmth and character. The delightful gardens surround the property and the detached studio provides further rooms.

The ground floor flows beautifully with an elegant dining room, welcoming living room, cloakroom, lovely open plan kitchen breakfast room with utility room off and a conservatory with access out to the pretty wrap around terrace. On the first floor is the master bedroom suite with en suite bathroom and access to a balcony, 3 further bedrooms 2 of which also have balcony access, a family bathroom and a family shower room. There is a further bedroom on the second floor, a children's room and useful attic storage.

The detached studio is of a contemporary design with solar panels and is currently used for a number of purposes, including an art studio and workshop.

The terraced grounds are beautifully maintained, with lawns and mature planting and meandering pathways leading to hideaway secret areas of wooded garden. To the front of the property is a double garage and road side parking and to the side is a driveway providing further parking for several vehicles. In addition there is an area where the owners park their boat. On the opposite side of Hood Lane is a substantial area of orchard and land with direct access to Ferry Lane.

Kingswear sits on the east bank of the River Dart opposite the historic port of Dartmouth and home to the Britannia Royal Naval College. The village is popular with the sailing community and offers excellent marina facilities, deep-water moorings, local shops and the Royal Dart Yacht Club. A seasonal steam train service operates to Torbay and the village is linked to Dartmouth by passenger and car ferry services operating continuously throughout the year. Churston Golf course and sandy beaches are within four miles.

From Dartmouth take the lower ferry to Kingswear. Proceed up Fore Street and follow the one way system alongside Waterhead Creek. After approximately half a mile turn sharp left (opposite Waterhead Close) on to Hoodown Lane. Proceed up the hill and the property is found on the right hand side.

Dartmouth ¼ mile by ferry, Totnes 12 miles, Torquay 11 miles. All mileages are approximate.

Key Features

Hoodown House, Hoodown, Kingswear, Dartmouth, TQ6
  • Charming South Facing Detached House
  • Beautiful Views
  • Abundance Of Period Features
  • Secluded Elevated Position Overlooking The Creek
  • 5 Bedrooms To Include The Master Bedroom With En Suite
  • Elegant Dining Room
  • Open Plan Kitchen / Breakfast Room With Electric Aga
  • Conservatory
  • Detached Substantial Studio
  • Double Garage, Driveway And Road Parking
  • Area For Storing A Boat
  • Extensive Gardens


Enquire now


1 - 3 Hauley Road Dartmouth Devon TQ6 9AA

Opening Hours

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


01803 839 190

Following Government guidelines for viewings and valuations of property, when viewings take place in person, social distancing and safety protocols will be in place.

We would like to remind all buyers that travel to the South Hams to adhere to their tier guidelines.

In the meantime, our team are still available to help by phone, email or video conference.

Thankyou & stay safe.

Coronavirus Update Hide