A beautiful home currently operating as an award winning boutique bed and breakfast with stunning sea and estuary views, separate owners accommodation, gardens and residential permit parking.
Kingswear is a popular and pretty village that gently sprawls along the banks of the River Dart Estuary; being south and west facing, the village enjoys sunshine all day and in the summer, late into the evening. The local amenities offered comprise a village shop selling groceries, papers etc, a post office, a couple of good local pubs, a cafe, primary school and church. The South West Coastal path which takes in some of the most spectacular coastal scenery on offer in the British Isles runs along the edge of the village before crossing the River Dart and heading south. The beautiful town of Dartmouth is accessible via a year round ferry service. The town offers a wealth of shops, boutiques, galleries, pubs and restaurants and is home to the Britannia Royal Naval College.
Nonsuch House is a beautiful Edwardian semi detached home that sits in an elevated position with far reaching and spectacular views of the sea and the Dart Estuary. This former Captain's sea house, built in 1907, has for a number of years, been operating as a highly successful boutique bed and breakfast, being described recently by The Telegraph as exceptional'. The stained glass entrance hall/boot room leads through to a welcoming hall withan original and impressive staircase. On this floor, in addition to the guest cloakroom, are two double en suite bedrooms, both with south facing balconies and stunning views. A further two double en suite bedrooms are on the first floor, again with similar views. The stairs descend to a lovely sitting room with ornate open fireplace and this in turn leads through to the conservatory/dining room with stunning views and access to the garden terrace. The bespoke kitchen, handmade by Ashgrove Kitchens is beautifully presented and fitted with a large gas range, American style fridge/freezer, dishwasher, drinks fridge and microwave.Doors lead from the kitchen to a very useful partially covered rear yard which offers a large laundry room, shower room/cloakroom and a larder store. The top floor of Nonsuch House is dedicated to a private owner's apartment with both internal and external access. On this floor is an impressive master bedroom with vaulted ceiling and private balcony in addition to the kitchenette and bathroom.
The gardens are a particular feature of Nonsuch House, being south and west facing and enjoying stunning views of the River Dart Estuary and out to sea. The gardens are terraced and beautifully established with a wealth of colour in the spring and summer months. The terraces comprise of a lovely lawned garden, kitchen garden planted with an array of vegetables, herbs and flowers, al fresco dining terrace and a composting area. Outbuildings include an oak and glazed garden studio and a garden shed. In addition the yard comprises; laundry room, outside cloakroom, shower room and pantry/stock room'. The basement comprises wine cellar, work store and boiler room.
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