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6 bedroom house for sale

Devonport Hill, Kingsand

Sold STC £715,000

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Tenure: Freehold

MPH Estate Agents are pleased to offer the rare opportunity to purchase this beautiful grade II listed 6 bedroom house, dating back to 1780. This property benefits from features such as off road parking and spectacular sea views. This beautifully presented and extremely attractive period home is set over 4 floors, sympathetically restored with many original character features intact. Viewing is absolutely essential to appreciate the overall size and superb condition. This property has previously been used as a Bed & Breakfast business; it was also the former Home Guard HQ during the second World War.

The villages of Kingsand and Cawsand are unspoilt former fishing villages designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with a maze of narrow streets and pretty cottages, providing a thriving community with local public houses, churches, shops, tea rooms and restaurants. There are excellent clean beaches in each village. The City of Plymouth is easily accessible via the Torpoint Ferry or the Tamar Bridge. A regular foot passenger ferry runs from Plymouth to Mount Edgcumbe with a second ferry running during the summer months from the Barbican in Plymouth to Cawsand Beach.

Wrought iron open verandah with quarry tiled floor.

Entrance Vestibule
Original solid oak door, coat rail, electricity consumer unit store.

Reception Hall - 17'10" (5.44m) x 7'9" (2.36m) Max
A spacious hallway with dogleg staircase leading to 1st floor, part glazed door, double radiator, bell pull, picture and dado rails, original timber doors leading to dining room, study, kitchen and rear passageway.

Dining Room - 20'5" (6.22m) Max x 13'6" (4.11m)
A lovely sized room having a deep double glazed bay window to front elevation, feature fireplace, ceiling rose, additional front window with deep cill, 2 built-in original glazed display cabinets, coving, dado rail and picture rail.

Study - 13'1" (3.99m) x 10'0" (3.05m)
Double glazed front window, double radiator, coving, dado rail, radiator, feature cast iron fireplace with tiled hearth and display mantel, 2 original bowfronted built-in glazed display cabinets, ceiling rose.

Kitchen - 16'7" (5.05m) x 7'3" (2.21m)
Tastefully equipped with a comprehensive range of floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers with quartz working surfaces, inset bowl and half stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, waste disposal and water filter, recessed ceiling lighting, telephone point, part tiled walls, plumbing for dishwasher, combination range comprising 4 gas rings, electric griddle, double oven, grill, poly flooring. Open access to breakfast area.

Breakfast Area - 9'11" (3.02m) x 7'3" (2.21m)
Comprising tiled effect flooring, 2 skylight windows, electric wall heater, 2 windows and multipaned double doors leading to rear garden.

Rear Passageway
Deep understairs storage area, flagstone flooring, polycarbonate roof, access to garden and scullery.

Scullery - 11'11" (3.63m) x 9'6" (2.9m)
Inset sink unit with cupboard below, floor and wall mounted cupboards, 2 clothes drying rails, floor mounted oil fired central heating boiler, plumbing for washing machine.

Utility Room - 9'3" (2.82m) x 6'8" (2.03m)
Original flagstone flooring, double glazed rear window, access to rear garden.

Cloakroom/ WC - 8'6" (2.59m) x 3'3" (0.99m)
Low level WC, wash hand basin, flagstone flooring, shelving, frosted window.

First Floor

Galleried Landing
2 double radiators, picture rail, double glazed rear window with deep cill, staircase leading to 2nd floor, deep understairs storage area featuring 2 stained glass effect windows.

Sitting Room - 16'9" (5.11m) x 13'0" (3.96m)
A most impressive room having a deep bay window to front elevation enjoying stunning dual aspect views towards Plymouth Sound and Cawsand bay towards Rame Head. Feature fireplace with marble feature hearth and surround, log effect gas fire, 2 double radiators. Recessed seating area, book/display shelving, coving, additional front window with cupboard below.

Lounge - 17'4" (5.28m) x 13'0" (3.96m)
Feature fireplace with display mantel and tiled surround, radiator, built-in storage cupboard, TV point, coving, glazed French doors leading to balcony.

With ornate wrought iron rails and magnificent views.

Bathroom /WC - 11'8" (3.56m) x 6'0" (1.83m)
Panelled bath, shower cubicle, low level WC, vanity unit with cupboard below, airing cupboard with hot water cylinder, double radiator.

Bedroom Four - 10'11" (3.33m) x 11'11" (3.63m)
Rear window, cast iron feature fireplace, 2 built-in storage cupboards, pedestal wash basin, picture rail, dado rail.

Second Floor Landing
Double glazed rear window, double radiator, deep walk-in linen store, stairs leading to 3rd floor.

Master Bedroom - 16'9" (5.11m) x 13'3" (4.04m)
An outstanding room being spacious and enjoying stunning views via the large bay window towards Plymouth Sound and Cawsand beach. 2 radiators, coving, dado rail, 2 built-in wardrobes with drawers below, 2 cupboards, storage cupboard.

En-Suite Shower Room/ WC - 11'1" (3.38m) x 7'0" (2.13m)
Double width shower cubicle, pedestal wash basin, low level WC, double radiator, dado rail, picture rail, double glazed rear window, fluorescent shaver point, 3 storage cupboards.

Bedroom Two - 13'1" (3.99m) x 11'9" (3.58m)
Double glazed front window enjoying a wonderful view of the beach and headland beyond, cast iron feature fireplace, double radiator coving and dado rail, part original wood panelled walls, storage cupboard, built-in wardrobe, glazed book/display cabinet.

En-Suite Bathroom/ WC - 9'5" (2.87m) x 5'1" (1.55m)
Suite in white comprising bath with wall mounted shower and glazed side screen, pedestal wash basin, low level WC, radiator, front window with extractor, fluorescent shaver point.

Bedroom Three - 12'10" (3.91m) x 11'11" (3.63m)
Double glazed rear window, radiator, 2 storage cupboards, picture rail, dado rail, book shelving, fluorescent shaver point.

En-Suite Shower Room/ WC - 8'3" (2.51m) x 3'8" (1.12m)
Shower cubicle, wash hand basin, low level WC, radiator, frosted window.

Third Floor Landing
Shelved linen cupboard.

Bedroom Five - 17'2" (5.23m) x 13'0" (3.96m)
Front window with spectacular view towards Plymouth Sound and coastal footpath, electric radiator, access to roof void, wash hand basin, skylight window, deep walk-in wardrobe, radiator.

Bedroom Six - 17'7" (5.36m) x 9'8" (2.95m)
Front window with ocean views, skylight window, feature beams, range of drawers and wardrobes.

En-Suite Shower Room/ WC - 12'6" (3.81m) x 5'6" (1.68m)
Tiled shower cubicle, low level WC, pedestal wash basin, fluorescent shaver point, cupboard containing water tank, radiator.

Brick paved area directly to the front of the property providing off road parking for up to two vehicles, established borders, low brick and wrought iron boundary.
A pleasant, private garden comprising a full width patio area providing ample space for al fresco entertaining. Raised garden rockery area containing a variety of mature plants and shrubs including a bay tree, hydrangea, fig, honeysuckle and clematis. Oil storage tank, water tap, covered area, garden shed, gate to side. The garden is fully enclosed by stone and brick walling.

The postcode for your Satnav is PL10 1NJ.

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

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