Landcombe House, Dartmouth, Devon
We may not be in Cornwall, but Poldark enthusiasts will love the rural charm and lifestyle that Landcombe House offers.On a clear evening listen to the distant breakers lull you to sleep.8 ½ acres of land is just enough for the gentleman farmer to manage. Bringing the walled cottage garden back to life will be a joy, not to mention reinvigorating the Victorian orchard. The opportunities on this small holding would be endless?
Location, Location, Location! Set in a designated area of Outstanding Beauty and nestled in its own valley looking out to the sea, this is the home often requested and seldom found.
"Landcombe House", sits in a world of its own, with walled gardens, and would be one of the most romantic older properties we have been privileged to market in a long time. The panoramic view across the rolling Devon fields to the sea is breath-taking.
We may not be in Cornwall, but Poldark enthusiasts will love the rural charm and lifestyle that" Landcombe House" offers. Leave the windows open and on a clear evening listen to the distant breakers lull you to sleep.
The 8 ½ acres of land is just enough for the gentleman farmer to manage. Bringing the walled cottage garden back to life will be a joy, not to mention reinvigorating the Victorian orchard. The opportunities on this small holding would be endless? Breed your ponies or llamas? Have a gaggle of geese and a brood of chickens and ducks in the home garden? This is the stuff childhood memories are made of!
"Landcombe House" has been in the present owner's family for over 60 years. The property has been structurally maintained and is now ready for another chapter and another family to put their mark on it.
The beaches of Blackpool Sands and Slapton Sands are close by,(Landcombe Cove is only 15 minutes' walk away across the fields) with sailing on the river Dart and the Dartmouth Golf and Country Club only about 3 miles away. Dartmoor is approximately 45 minutes' drive away. "Landcombe" is well situated to take advantage of all the wonderful recreational opportunities the South Hams has to offer.
The house is finished in natural stone with a slate roof and sits magnificently on the top of its own valley looking down towards the sea. It is currently configured to provide independent living for two families.
From the front of the house as you enter through the conservatory, the main rooms lead off from the hall and the fireplaces and original staircase abound with character. It has a recently refurbished kitchen and breakfast room. On the first floor there are three bedrooms including the master suite that has its own bathroom with panoramic views to the sea. There is no need to tune in to the marine forecast when you wake up to views like these?
There are two further bedrooms with ensuite shower rooms and wonderful rural views.
The second independent accommodation has been refurbished and provides comfortable living on two floors with two reception rooms, fully fitted kitchen/breakfast room, utility and cloakroom on the ground floor. There are three good sized bedrooms and family bathroom on the first floor.
"Landcombe House" has extensive storage with a large airy attic, huge cellars and even a room that was a dairy in its time. There are many spaces and alcoves waiting to be discovered, and who knows what might be the potential in developing these areas?
There is an old Granary located to the west of the house which is currently used for storage. With planning permission this could possibly be converted to extra accommodation. There is opportunity and exciting potential here at "Landcombe".
Outside the list is nearly endless? Fields, formal gardens, informal gardens, walled garden, orchard, stables, a barn, off road parking and a drive that leads to a garage. Early viewing is recommended, why not put your mark on this piece of local history?
This property is being offered directly for sale by The Coastal House estate agency in Dartmouth, and all information and photographs have been provided by them. As such, Waterside Properties have not inspected the property, and are therefore not able to verify the correctness of any of the statements of fact contained herewith. Please contact The Coastal House directly for further information or to arrange a viewing on 01803 835788 or email email@example.com