In Kingsand, opposite the beach slipway, a handsome, Grade II listed, Georgian house on three levels with splendid out-to-sea views. A huge amount of work and restoration has transformed it into a lovely, spacious home, with its quirky origins cleverly dovetailed with 21st cent.comfort. Some low door lintels (6'): tall people beware! At the back, a secure courtyard on two levels with steps up to a patio table/chairs, charcoal BBQ and back gate to a private foot way. From lane, little porch to hall (for coats/boots) with Victorian tiled floor. Living room with woodburner, TV/DVD, iPod dock and sea view. At the back, generous kitchen/dining room (dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer, double-oven electric range-style cooker) with glazed doors to courtyard and, at the far end, a comfy sofa, TV/DVD and door to teeny outdoor area and utility shed (washing machine, tumble drier, larder fridge). Under-stairs loo (mind head!).From hall, steep stairs (stairgates) up to first floor and three bedrooms - a roomy double with futon sofa bed, en suite shower-room (suite), limited clothes-storage space and sea view, and, down a few steps, another double and a twin; bathroom (suite, shower over bath). Further stairs up to the second floor and a further double bedroom (5' bed) with the best sea view, and bathroom (suite, shower over bath) with good sea view from the bath.Best for maximum of 8 adults, 1 child. Dogs permitted in kitchen/courtyard area only. Car park, 100 yards. A gorgeous house beside the beach and within strolling distance of the pub.
Kingsand and Cawsand: exquisite adjoining fishing villages in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty sheltered by a wooded headland; pebble-and-sand beaches, family pubs, cafés, essential shops. Watersports hire in Cawsand. Whitsand Bay, 1 mile; Mount Edgcumbe (800 acres for walking), and seasonal pedestrian ferry to Plymouth (city amenities, theatre, cinema), 2½ miles. Plymouth by car ferry, 8½ miles.
Over three floors. Ground floor: Sitting room with wood burning stove and sea view. Kitchen with dining area and glazed doors to courtyard. Utility shed. Cloakroom. First floor, three bedrooms: 1 x double with futon sofa bed, sea view and en suite shower-room, 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Second floor: 1 x king-size double and sea view. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC.
KINGSAND AND CAWSAND The twin villages of Kingsand and Cawsand, with narrow streets winding between pastel-coloured cottages, lie on the Rame Peninsula just 5 miles from Plymouth.