The Hollies, Higher Street, Dittisham, Dartmouth, TQ6

The Hollies

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms

4 bedroom house sold

  • Reference Number DAR160170
  • Agent Marchand Petit Dartmouth
  • Agent Number 01803 839 190

Guide price £995,000

About this property

A stunning contemporary home with magnificent river and countryside views. Large private garden, double garage and parking for numerous vehicles. EPC Rating C.

A stunning contemporary family home with beautiful river and countryside views.

The Hollies is an exceptional detached house situated in an elevated position with magnificent views over Dittisham Mill Creek, the River Dart and beautiful surrounding South Hams countryside. The property has been extensively refurbished in recent years to a very high standard and offers spacious family accommodation, private gardens, a double garage and extensive off-street parking.

The property has two attractive reception rooms, one of which is constructed under an oak frame with bi-folding doors opening out to a decked balcony with glass balustrade overlooking the river. The beautifully fitted kitchen also enjoys far reaching views. There are four double bedrooms, two en suite and a further shower room.

The mature gardens are a particular feature of the property and offer a high degree of privacy with many vantage points to enjoy the lovely views.

Strictly by appointment with the Sole Agents, Marchand Petit. Telephone: 01803 839190

Double electric gates lead to the parking area and garage. Steps lead up the side of the property to the front door.

Entrance Lobby
Slate floor. High ceiling with skylight window. Cloaks hanging space. River views through porthole window. Open to:

The kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of wood fronted cupboards and drawers with polished stone worktops and a stainless steel sink unit. Wall-to-wall bi-folding picture windows offer views over the river and countryside beyond. Electric Aga with twin hotplates and two ovens. Integral appliances include fridge/freezer, wine fridge, Neff electric oven and grill and twin drawer dishwasher. Island unit/breakfast bar with solid wood worktop. Wood floor. Open to:

Sitting Room
A wonderfully light room with vaulted oak frame ceiling and trusses. Wall-to-wall bi-folding doors give access to a decked balcony with glazed balustrade. High level gable end windows allow further light into the room. Wood flooring. Bi-fold doors open into:

Living/dining Room
Wood burning stove set on slate hearth. Space for dining table and chairs. Wall-to-wall bi-folding doors open out onto the rear terrace and garaden.

Inner Hallway
A central hallway with stairs descending to the ground floor. Hatch to roof space.

Master Bedroom
A double bedroom with glazed door opening out to the terrace and rear garden. Painted wood panelling to dado height.

En Suite
Tile panelled bath, washbasin, walk-in shower, WC, heated ladder towel rail.

Bedroom 2
A double bedroom with glazed door leading to terrace and garden. Painted wood panelling to dado height.

Bedroom 3
A double bedroom with window to side aspect. Painted wood panelling to dado height.

Shower Room
Walk-in tiled shower, WC, washbasin, heated ladder towel rail.

Ground Floor
Landing. Deep storage cupboard. Door to garage.

Bedroom 4
A spacious double bedroom with French doors opening out to the front terrace.

En Suite
Shower cubicle, WC, washbasin, heated ladder towel rail.

Integral Double Garage
electric up and over door. Light and power. Door to utility room. Door to hallway.

Utility Room
Fitted with eye and base level units, worktop with inset sink unit. Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Space for freezer. Pressurised water cylinder. Slate floor.

To the front of the property there is a slate terrace with glazed loggia outside bedroom 4 and a log store. The driveway is enclosed by natural stone walls and mature shrubs. Steps and a pathway lead round the side of the property to a south facing slate terrace running along the full-length of the property and offers a high degree of privacy. Lighting and wall mounted shower. A garden store to one side of the property also houses the boiler. Steps lead up to the remainder of the garden which comprises a gently sloping lawn interspersed with shrubs and specimen trees, including plum and apple. At the top of the garden stunning river and countryside views can be enjoyed from a raised area of decking. The garden is bordered by hedging and shrubs and offers many vantage points to enjoy the views.

Mains electricity, water, private drainage.

Dittisham is a picturesque Devon village with charming cottages lining the narrow streets. It is one of the most sought after villages in the South Hams and lies on the west bank of the River Dart. It has a medieval church, a popular sailing club, riverside cafe and two public houses, one of which also serves as the post office/stores. A seasonal passenger ferry service links the village to the port of Dartmouth where there is a good range of galleries, shops, restaurants and excellent marina facilities.

From Dartmouth take the A3122 towards Totnes. After approximately 4 miles, turn right at the Sportsmans Arms, Hemborough Post signposted to Dittisham. On reaching the village bear left on to Higher Street, signposted to East Cornworthy. The property will be found after a short distance on the left.

Dartmouth 6 miles, Kingsbridge 13 miles, Totnes 9.5 miles. All mileages are approximate.

Key Features

The Hollies, Higher Street, Dittisham, Dartmouth, TQ6
  • Detached House
  • Stunning river and countryside views
  • 2 Reception rooms
  • 4 Bedrooms, 2 en suite
  • Attractive private gardens
  • Double garage
  • Parking for a number of vehicles



Floorplan 1

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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

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