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3 bedroom house for sale

Above Town, Dartmouth, TQ6

Sold STC £695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached period house
  • Outstanding river views
  • 3 double bedrooms, 1 en suite
  • Open plan living room/sun room
  • Dining room, kitchen/breakfast room
  • Large decked terrace and garden
  • Garage available by separate negotiation

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A centrally located detached house dating from the 1870's with light and spacious accommodation, stunning River Dart views. Garage nearby available by separate negotiation.

Barnabas House is a detached period property built for the Admiralty in the 1870s and was owned by the Crown Estates until the 1970s. The light and spacious accommodation is arranged over four floors and provides two reception rooms and three double bedrooms, one en suite. There are wonderful views over the River Dart from all the principal rooms and from the large decked terrace.

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

The bustling market town of Dartmouth is most famous as a sailing centre with its wonderful boating facilities and numerous marinas. It is also home to the Britannia Royal Naval College. The beautiful riverside town boasts a wealth of pubs, restaurants and shops. Some seven miles to the north you will find the medieval market town of Totnes with the estuary town of Kingsbridge twelve miles to the west and the A38 Devon Expressway about 20 miles away.

Agent's Note 
The property is holiday let with a gross annual income of circa £30,000 pa gross.

Gate and steps lead to wooden front door.

First Floor 

Entrance Hall 
Staircase with exposed wooden balustrade leading to lower and upper floors. Cloaks cupboard with hanging space and shelf. Arched window.

Bedroom 1 
A well-proportioned double bedroom with exposed wooden flooring. Lovely views over the river to Kingswear. Cast iron fireplace with stone hearth and wooden surround and mantel. Stripped pine door with coloured etched insets opens to:

En Suite Shower Room 
Tiled shower cubicle and with large sunflower style shower head, folding glazed door, WC.

Living Room/sun Room 
The sitting room and sun room together form wonderfully light and airy open plan living area with exposed wooden flooring. The sitting room has cornicing and picture rails and features a brick fireplace with slate hearth and exposed wooden surround and mantel. This is a wonderfully light and spacious room a feeling further enhanced by the conservatory style sun room with glass ceiling from which there are wonderful views of the garden, over the river to Kingswear and out to sea. Part glazed door to passageway.

Dining Room 
With wonderful river views. Tiled flooring and with ample room for dining table and chairs. Small alcove with wood panelling to dado level and ideal for a desk. Under stairs storage cupboard and further storage cupboard with shelving. Door with stone steps descending to:

Lower Ground Floor 

Exposed wooden flooring. River views. Freestanding ball and claw bath, WC, pedestal washbasin, fully tiled shower cubicle with double tray and large sunflower showerhead and folding glazed door. Cast iron fireplace with stone hearth, wooden surround and mantel. Airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder and slatted shelving.

Second Floor 

Bedroom 2 
Built into roof space with some restricted head height, exposed beams and triple aspect dormer, giving wonderful elevated views of Dartmouth Harbour and out to sea. Further light provided by a pair of velux windows facing largely south and enhancing the feeling of light and space. Exposed wooden flooring and built-in cupboard with hanging space, shelf and under eaves storage.

Bedroom 3 
A double bedroom built into the roof space with some restricted head height and exposed beamwork. Bay window, triple aspect with views over the harbour and out to sea. Further light provided by velux window. Built-in cupboard with hanging space and shelf. Further under eaves storage.

Ground Floor 

With part glazed door to rear.

Kitchen/breakfast Room 
Beautifully appointed with tiled flooring, featuring two arched sash windows and a door leading to a large decked terrace, with stunning river views. Freestanding Range-style cooker with gas hob, twin oven with grill and electric hob. Hand built wooden unit with worksurface and inset Butler style sink and draining board. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Alcove housing gas fired boiler. Pantry with shelving and light. River views from breakfast area.

Accessed via steps from the side and door from the kitchen there is a large decked terrace with wooden safety railing, a superb area for entertaining and enjoying the river views. Steps lead down from the terrace to the remainder of the landscaped garden consisting of a series of steps and pathways bisecting areas of well stocked and tended mature shrubs and flowers.

A single garage is located in Lake Street and is available to purchase by separate negotiation.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 October 2016


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