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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Kingswear, Kingswear, Kingswear Dartmouth, TQ6

Sold STC £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Former Corn Mill
  • Light & Spacious Accommodation
  • Close Water Views
  • Parking & Garage
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Ample Outside Space

Full description

A beautiful former mill situated by the picturesque Waterhead Creek offering diverse accommodation including a splendid roof terrace. Open plan living space, kitchen/breakfast room, conservatory, 4 bedrooms, en-suite, shower room, roof terrace and sun room, Parking and garage, landscaped garden. EPC rating: F

Situation - Located on the sunny east bank of the River Dart, Kingswear is one of the most picturesque villages in the South West with its tiers of streets and brightly coloured properties rising from the water's edge. A short ferry ride and you arrive in the historic town of Dartmouth with its great charm and character, shops and restaurants. The charming village of Kingswear offers a primary school, church, post office, general store, 2 public houses as well as a marina, yacht club and steam railway.

Description - The Mill House is a charming period property situated at the head of Waterhead creek, a tranquil waterway enjoying an abundance of wildlife, flanked either side by mature oak and beech trees and leading out to the River Dart. The building is steeped in history, from its origins as Waterhead corn mill in the 1200s to its redesign in art deco style in 1930s.
Today, this imposing property offers diverse and flexible accommodation with light and airy rooms, 4 bedrooms with guest en-suite, large kitchen and adjacent conservatory. A wonderful feature is a splendid roof top terrace and sunroom enjoying breath-taking views across the creek, towards Dartmouth.

Accommodation - Entrance porch leads to the entrance hall with timber flooring, a cloakroom, boiler room with oil fired boiler, plumbing for washing machine and door to the garage/workshop. Stairs rise to the 1st floor living area which has timber flooring and is a generous size being open planned and triple aspect enjoying wonderful views across the Creek and towards Dartmouth. The living area has a modern electric fire whilst the dining section has a delightful carved timber fire surround with inset wood burner.
There is a further useful area which in turn leads to the large Kitchen/Breakfast room with a bespoke range of drawers and cupboards with built in double oven, electric hob, sink unit and dishwasher with space for fridge/freezer. Double doors lead to the conservatory with views overlooking the gardens and creek.
The 2nd floor has 4 bedrooms, the master being triple aspect enjoying wonderful views across the creek, Kingswear and Dartmouth beyond and with Art Deco style fireplace. The dual aspect guest room has double doors to the rear garden. The en-suite has a bath, separate shower cubicle, WC and a hand basin. There is a family shower room with double shower cubicle incorporating a steam shower, hand basin with separate cloakroom adjacent.
The top floor has a superb sunroom/roof terrace with 3 sliding doors to the extensive outside area enjoying breath-taking views across the creek, ideal for all round entertaining. There is access to the rear garden via a decked terrace. Shower room with a WC and hand basin.

The Outside - Block paved area with space for up to 4 vehicles leads to the integral garage/workshop which is a generous size with water, light and power. Door to the boiler room which leads to the entrance hall.
To the side of the property is a landscaped garden with a variety of flowers and shrubs, pond and a laurel hedge creating a large degree of privacy.
To the rear are further gardens and seating areas with garden store. Steps lead up to further seating areas with access to the conservatory and roof top sunroom and terrace which benefits from both summer and winter sun.
Opposite the property is green space for the village along with dry moorings available with direct access to the creek via slipway. A footpath around the creek gives level access to the village centre and connects to the railway path along the River Dart and further afield, to Agatha Christie's Greenway House.

Services - Mains water connected. Oil fired Central heating and shared private drainage.

Tenure - Freehold

Local Authoirty - South Hams District Council

Directions - From the Dartmouth office, proceed along the South Embankment towards the Lower Ferry to Kingswear. Once in Kingswear, proceed out of the village on the Brixham Road. On approaching the head of Waterhead Creek, The Mill House will be seen on the right.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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06 July 2016


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