The Little Clock House
Apartment | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
The Little Clock House is a three bedroomed duplex apartment located in the heart of Dartmouth on the corner of pretty Foss Street. The property is located within a Grade II listed historic building, once home to William Cumming Henley, an ironmonger and artist with a passion for science and learning. The local Dartmouth Museum houses a collection of his artefacts and a reconstruction of his study within the Little Clock House. As the name implies, inset into the outside of the property is a 19th Century clock made by W H Hole of Dartmouth. The property benefits from a dual aspect lounge offering views up Anzac Street towards St Saviours Church and views down Duke Street towards the historic Butterwalk and the Royal Avenue Gardens. The property provides an excellent base for exploring and enjoying Dartmouth, with restuarants, art galleries and boutiques on your doorstop.
The open plan living area is a light and airy room located on the first floor, with dual aspect windows offering views down Duke Street to the Butterwalk and the Royal Avenue Gardens and views across Anzac Street to St Saviours Church. The room is furnished with a three seater and matching two seater sofa, two coordinating leather swivel chairs and a solid oak coffee and matching side table with the walls displaying pictures of local Dartmouth scenes. Entertainment is provided by a flatscreen freeview TV with DVD player, CD player and iPod dock and a provision of CDs, DVDs, games and books, including the history of The Little Clock House and William Henley.
The dining and kitchen area is situated to the rear of the room with dining provided by a large oak table and six chairs. The kitchen features a range of base and wall units with fitted appliances of a dishwasher, washer/dryer, fridge and the addition of a freestanding larder fridge with freezer compartment.
The three spacious bedrooms are located on the second floor and are furnished to a high standard.
Bedroom One features a kingsize oak bed with matching bedside cabinets with sidelights and a matching wardrobe. A sash window to the side offers views down Duke Street to The Royal Avenue Gardens and beyond.
Bedroom Two features a kingsize oak bed with matching bedside cabinets with sidelights and a matching wardrobe with a feature original wrought iron fireplace. A sash window to the side offers views over Foss Street.
Bedroom Three features a double wooden bed frame with bedside cabinets and a coordinating tall boy. The sash window to the side offers views over Victoria Road.
The property benefits from a shower room on the First floor and a bathroom on the second floor. The shower room is fully tiled with an enclosed cubicle with electric shower over, low level wc and basin in vanity unit with a large mirror and light over. The fully tiled bathroom, situated on the second floor, comprises of a panelled bath with electric shower over, low level wc and washbasin in vanity un it with large mirror and light over. The bathroom also benefits from a suntube providing natural light.
Although there is no parking at the property, a parking permit is provided for use in an unreserved space in the town centre car park. The permit can also be used for the Park and Ride located on the outskirts of the Town.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter Airport 69 km, Nearest railway: Totnes 21 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
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Calendar last updated:28 Nov 2014
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