Sleeps 8 Property Type: House

UK holiday home with AGA or Rayburn

More Information

LOCATION The property is in Above Town, a narrow lane (steep in places) that runs above and parallel to the River Dart. Dartmouths boutiques, restaurants and tea rooms, as well as the river itself are just a 10 minute walk away. Blackpool Sands beach is a 5-10 minute drive whilst Woodlands Theme Park is just 3 miles outside of Dartmouth. VIEWS Stunning 180 degree panoramic views across the River Dart and out to sea from most rooms and front terrace area and from the rear decked terraces. ENTRANCE The property is accessed via a series of stone steps (from the parking area on Above Town) into a ground floor hallway off which is the main living accommodation. Stairs lead up to bedrooms and bathrooms on the upper two floors.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM NEW KITCHEN BEING INSTALLED WINTER 2015/16  This newly refurbished open-plan area features a spacious and fully equipped hand crafted kitchen with fitted units and granite worksurfaces, Gas Aga, Miele electric hob and oven, Miele fridge and freezer, microwave and dishwasher and access to a cloakroom with w.c. and basin. The dining area has a flat screen Smart TV (with ability to access Sky) and hand-made circular solid oak table to seat 8 comfortably. SITTING ROOM A good-sized, light and sunny sitting room with pretty feature fireplace is very comfortably furnished with two large three-seater sofas, footstools, window seating, 50 flat screen Smart TV (with Sky+). This room offers fabulous views over the River Dart and out to sea via the bay window.

BEDROOMS Four in total. At first floor level is the master bedroom with super-King size bed, bedside units, wardrobe, two sets of chest of drawers, chair, wall mounted flat screen TV (with Sky) and superb views. Also at this level is a second double bedroom with King-size bed, bedside units, chest of drawers, wardrobe and wall mounted flat screen TV. On the second floor are two further bedrooms (both built into the eaves), one of which has a double bed, bedside units, hanging space and chest of drawers and the fourth bedroom has a single bed (with additional single trundle bed stored below and available on request), bedside unit, hanging space, chest of drawers and wonderful views. All duvets, pillows, bed linen and towels (excluding those for the beach and hot tub) are provided. (N.B. Much of the bedroom furniture was acquired from Hemswell Antiques)

BATHROOMS On the first floor is a fully tiled family bathroom with bath, corner shower, w.c., bidet, wash-hand basin, heated towel rail, shaver point and light. On the second floor is a small but cleverly designed shower room with Jack and Jill access from both bedrooms, large shower cubicle, w.c., wash-hand basin, heated towel rail, shaver point and light.

OUTSIDE To the front of the house is a paved terrace with table and chairs offering wonderful river and out to sea views, whilst to the rear are two decked terraces with some areas of terracing and sloping lawn and a built-in chiminea style BBQ, all offering a panoramic 180 degree vista. A wooden hot tub for up to 4 people is also available. PARKING Off-road parking for up to two medium-sized family cars. (Dimensions can be provided on request). OTHER INFORMATION Gas fired central heating throughout and instant hot water. Wireless broadband internet available. Strictly no smoking or pets permitted. Most rooms are carpeted with Karndean flooring to the kitchen and dining room for the 2016 season.


FavoriteLoadingAdd to favourites
Sleeps Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 4
Location Area Devon
Bathrooms 2
Nearest Town Dartmouth
Wifi Available Yes
Pets Accepted? No
Contact Agency Website
Agency Coast and Country
Cottage Name Blue Horizon

Geographical Area