The Old Wash House Accommodation Details

Contemporary living in a historic, character cottage The Old Wash House offers stylish, contemporary decor in a boutique, Georgian, Grade II listed cottage of historical interest.


Alongside sympathetically restored sash cord windows, original fire places and the footings of an old wash house within its walled courtyard, this beautiful, light and airy cottage offers flat screen HD Smart TVs in each bedroom as well as the lounge and kitchen/diner, Smart technology, high speed internet, USD charging points, digital showers, LED light displays, Nest Smart Thermostat heating, a wine chiller, a bespoke interior dog house, a fully enclosed courtyard following exterior renovations in January 2020, and private parking as well as other refined details. Why look any further than The Old Wash House for a discerning, quality holiday?


The Old Wash House comfortably sleeps 5 (plus baby cot, plus a Z-bed for a sixth adult if required) offering a 

  • Master King Bedroom with en-suite and digital shower including LED mood lighting display, solid oak bed and oak dressing table & chair, sash cord bay window, ornamental fireplace with built in wardrobe cupboards and Smart HD TV

  • Double bedroom with solid oak bed, walk-in-wardrobe, Smart HD TV and views of Kingswear hills

  • Delightful single bedroom in the eaves with own staircase, original beams, Smart HD TV and Xbox plus hanging rail

  • Family bathroom including digital shower with rainfall ceiling rose and LED mood lighting display

  • Surprise and delight, bespoke, under-stairs "bedroom" for well behaved dogs

  • Beautiful lounge with fireplace, original cupboards and sash cord bay window which lets in lots of light, seating for 5, oak coffee table and Smart HD TV

  • Impressive, contemporary kitchen with cool black granite work tops and every modern convenience including fridge, microwave, oven, hob, grill, dishwasher, coffee machine and wine cooler

  • Useful utility room with freezer and washing machine

  • Attractive, bright dining area in the kitchen with HD Smart TV, solid oak dining suite seating up to 6 people (4 oak and leather chairs, and a further 2 on a solid oak bench) opening up onto....

  • ...a private, walled, fully enclosed south facing courtyard, featuring two seating areas and the original fireplace from the former wash house...

  • ...which leads on to a good sized, resin bonded (exterior renovations were completed in January 2020) private parking space, which can accommodate one large vehicle/people carrier - a real bonus for Dartmouth

The location of The Old Wash House is quiet, where there is plenty of open space, good views and lots of natural light comes into the cottage via its windows and doors. The town's bowling green is right outside.

The walk from The Old Wash House into town takes a matter of minutes and is flat. No hill climbing required! 

Communication and entertainment:

For your comfort:


  • Fast WiFi

  • Flat Screen HD TVs in all bedrooms, lounge and kitchen/diner, so you can watch your Netflix or stream your Spotify tracks

  • Xbox and selection of games

  • Range of DVDs, books, board games and local maps

  • Resident teddy bears for our younger guests to take on outings

  • Crabbing buckets and lines

  • Nest smart thermostat heating

  • Quality bed linen and towels

  • Hairdryer in each bedroom and heat proof mats for styling appliances

  • Log burner effect fire

  • Bespoke, built-in dog house with dog bed, throws, towels and bowls

  • Heated towel rails in both bathrooms

  • Fabulous, sensory showers

  • Stair gate, travel cot, high chair and baby step

  • Toddler plates, bowls, cups and Viner's toddler cutlery

  • Fridge

  • Freezer

  • Multifunctional oven and microwave

  • Kettle, toaster & coffee machine

  • Dishwasher

  • Washing Machine

  • Wine cooler

  • Comprehensive set of cutlery, dishes, glasses and tea set

  • All you need for juicing and blending

  • Procook cookware set and range of practical kitchenware and utensils

  • Patio tableware and drinkware