LOCATION The cottage is in Above Town, a narrow lane (6' width restriction and steep access road) that runs above and parallel to the River Dart. Dartmouth's boutiques, restaurants and tea rooms, as well as the river itself are just 5-10 minutes walk away. Blackpool Sands beach is a 5-10 minute drive whilst Woodlands Theme Park is just 3 miles outside of Dartmouth. The Coast Path is 10 minutes away or you can enjoy a quick stroll to Warfleet Creek. The Start Bay coastline can also be reached quickly and easily by car with Blackpool Sands beach just 4 miles away.
VIEWS Stunning views from the top deck of the garden out to sea and across the River Dart. Good views over neighbouring rooftops across the River Dart to Kingswear and beyond from the lounge.
ENTRANCE A flight of steps leads up from Above Town to a row of terraced cottages. The nautical front door to Dart Views leads into a hallway off which are two bedrooms and two bathrooms, and stairs to the living accommodation on the first floor.
BEDROOMS Two, both on the ground floor. The master bedroom has a double bed, wardrobe, drawers and chair. The second bedroom has two 3ft beds and a chest of drawers. All duvets, pillows, bed linen and towels (excluding those for the beach) are provided.
BATH/SHOWER ROOMS The family bathroom on the ground floor is newly renovated. It has a bath, hair shower (over), w.c. and wash hand basin. This room also houses a washer dryer. The shower room (adjacent to master bedroom) has a fully-tiled shower cubicle, wash hand basin and w.c.
KITCHEN/SITTING/DINING ROOM On the first floor is a bright and sunny room with a high vaulted ceiling and a large picture window to take in the views and double doors out to decking at the rear. The kitchen has free-standing modern units with beech and stainless steel work surfaces, four-ring gas hob, electric oven, tall fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave and two mobile 'butchers' blocks. The lounge area has a double sofa, two leather chairs, colour TV, DVD player and CD player with iPod docking unit, modern dining table and 4 chairs. It also has a newly installed log burning stove for winter nights.
OUTSIDE Immediately outside the kitchen door is an enclosed private patio with night lighting and retractable washing line. At the very top of the garden there is a modern deck with table, four chairs, two sun loungers and magnificent views across the River Dart and out to sea. The garden at Dart Views has been designed and landscaped by Artscape Design & Build, and has been named a winner at the Association of Professional Landscapers (APL) Awards 2013.
DOG FRIENDLY Dart Views welcomes one large or two small dogs. There are excellent walking routes straight from the house. Dog treats, bowls and emergency lead are all provided.
PARKING* An annual parking permit is provided for the nearby Mayors Avenue long-stay car park for one car (subject to available spaces) and Dartmouth Park and Ride.
OTHER INFORMATION The house has pine wooden flooring throughout and gas fired central heating and hot water. Free shared wireless broadband internet available. The property is strictly non-smoking.