A unique opportunity to purchase a substantial detached waterside property set within over 1.5 acres of grounds with separate detached cottage enjoying stunning views across the River Dart towards Dartmouth and Britannia Royal Naval Collage. EPC Band: E
Located on the sunny east bank of the River Dart, Kingswear is one of the most picturesque villages in the South West with its tiers of streets and brightly coloured properties rising from the water's edge. A short ferry ride and you arrive in the historic town of Dartmouth with its great charm and character, shops and restaurants. The charming village of Kingswear offers a primary school, church, post office, general store, 2 public houses as well as a marina, yacht club and steam railway.DESCRIPTION
Whitegates is a unique and substantial detached family home situated centrally to its 1.8 acre site in this prime harbour location of Kingswear. It is understood the property was built in the early 1900s and has been significantly altered throughout the years, however the property now requires refurbishment to suit todays needs. Whitegates also benefits from a detached self-contained single storey cottage, known as the "Den". Whitegates enjoys mature grounds with 180 degree panoramic views across the River Dart, Britannia Naval College, Dartmouth, and Kingswear. This wonderful southerly facing position offers an exciting opportunity for those wishing to purchase a fantastic waterside location.
Internally the property offers very diverse accommodation to suit those looking for a second home or a full time residence. Currently the property is laid out to create 4 bedrooms and 2 reception rooms, which include a fantastic 26ft drawing room overlooking the aforementioned views. Whitegates offers an indoor heated swimming pool, adjacent Jacuzzi and sauna.THE GROUNDS
Electric double gates lead to extensive parking for several vehicles and double garage, whilst to the northern boundary of the property, a self-contained 1 bedroom annexe with private access sits within a charming enclosed garden.THE GARDENS
In total, the grounds amount to approximately 1.8 acres and offer a variety of beautiful gardens, large patio area perfect for enjoying the views, and a copse. The mature trees and shrubs offer fantastic vistas across Hoodown Creek and Kingswear to the South, up river towards Old Mill Creek and Dartmouth. SERVICES
Mains water and electricity are connected. Private drainage system. Oil fired central heating system.COUNCIL TAX BAND
South Hams District CouncilDIRECTIONS
From the Dartmouth office, proceed along the South Embankment towards the Lower Ferry to Kingswear. Once in Kingswear, proceed out of the village on the Brixham Road, turn left after Hoodown Creek onto a private road and bear left, sign posted Whitegates. After approximately quarter of a mile, the property will be seen on the right hand side.THE DARTMOUTH OFFICE
Situated in the heart of Dartmouth adjacent to the historical Butterwalk on Duke Street, Stags Dartmouth benefit from a dedicated sales and lettings department. Scott, Lyn, Gerry, Emily and Jane have been repeatedly commended for their dedication to customer service and professionalism.
To arrange a market appraisal, book a viewing or for further information on the services we offer throughout our 21 offices call the sales department on 01803 835336 or lettings on 01803 833681.