Savills | Dittisham, Dartmouth, Devon, TQ6 0JB | Property for sale
3,025 sq ft(281.03 sq m)
Guide price £1,150,000(€1,331,325)

DittishamDartmouth, Devon, TQ6 0JB

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Elevated location with far reaching views
  • Extended and beautifully refurbished country house
  • Two bedroom guest cottage with income
  • About 6 acres of paddocks and outbuildings
  • Gardens of about 1 acre

An immaculate country house and guest cottage with 7.25 acres of gardens and paddocks in a magical spot overlooking the rolling hills of the South Hams.

About this property

  • Kingston Cottage and its smaller sister, Swilly Barn are both presented in superb order. The main house, Kingston Cottage, has recently been extended and refurbished and provides
    spacious accommodation over three floors. The living area on the ground floor includes a beautifully appointed kitchen / breakfast room with a range cooker, a living room with stone
    inglenook fireplace and inset wood burner, a dining room and a triple aspect sun room. Stairs descend to a lower ground floor which accommodates a delightful guest suite of double bedroom and en suite shower room with doors leading to an adjoining terrace, while on the first floor are a further three double bedrooms, including a large split level principal bedroom with en suite shower room and a Juliette balcony. There are wonderful views to be enjoyed over the garden and surrounding countryside. Swilly Barn offers a modern kitchen, cosy sitting room with wood burning stove and vaulted ceiling, two double bedrooms, an en suite shower room and a family bathroom. Swilly Barn enjoys its own private garden with wonderful views across the neighbouring fields and ample parking.

    The gardens surrounding Kingston Cottage extend to about 1 acre, are beautifully landscaped and enjoy wonderful far reaching views. The lawns are bordered with shrub and flower beds and there is an orchard and kitchen garden. The gated driveway provides ample parking for both Kingston Cottage and Swilly Barn. In addition to the gardens is an additional 6.25 acre field that is fenced and in part bordered with hedging and
    there is an open four bay animal shelter.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

Gorgeous house with fabulous views and immaculate guest cottage. Great spot and comes with about 6 acres for your four legged friends!

Sarah-Jane Bingham-ChickProperty agent

Local information

  • There is a wonderful rural feel to the beautiful and tranquil setting of Kingston Cottage and Swilly Barn, however the location is far from isolated. Less than two miles away the picturesque riverside village of Dittisham offers a charming
  • village shop, two pubs, the highly sought-after Anchorstone Café and, from the quay, there are regular ferry crossings to Greenway and down river to Dartmouth. Dittisham is considered to be one of the most attractive and unspoilt villages in Devon. The nearby riverside towns of Dartmouth,
  • home to the Britannia Royal Naval College and Totnes, which offers a mainline rail link to London provide a comprehensive range of facilities. Communications are good with the A38 Devon Expressway about 14 miles away, which in turn leads to the M5 at Exeter.

Additional information

  • Dartmouth about 3.5 miles Dittisham village about 2 miles A38 at Marley Head about 14 miles
  • Directions: If approaching on the A381 from Kingsbridge or Totnes, turn on to the A3122 towards Dartmouth and after approximately four miles turn left at The Sportsmans Arms (Hemborough Post) towards Dittisham and continue for about 1.5 miles until turning left towards to Kingston. Kingston Cottage will be found on the right hand side after about ½ mile.
  • EPC Rating = F