The identify of the property is paying homage to a author whose ashes lie underneath a stone within the hearth
Ursula’s Backyard is a beautiful up to date Artwork and Craft fashion residence with an interesting historical past, four-bedroom lodging and views of the primary flooring of the Constantine Bay Sea. Constructed within the fashion of Charles Voysey in 2012, it has received awards and appeared in a number of magazines, this spectacular home presents versatile lodging.
The identify of the property is paying homage to Ursula Dawson Scott, whose ashes lie underneath her range. The backyard was acquired by Catherine Amy Dawson of Scotland, the founding father of the Worldwide PEN Membership, which now advocates for the political freedom of writers. Having relations with the Royal Household, Ursula practiced the greyhounds of Edward VIII on the spectacular seashore beneath the highway, and HM George V and Queen Mary reportedly made non-public visits. CA Dawson Scott was a novelist and literary beautician, and wrote often about Trevose Head.
Ursula’s backyard occupies the realm of her writing studio, the place she would invite literary colleagues to sleep and work. Amongst them had been John Galsworthy, HG Wells, Arthur Conan Doyle, Mary Renault, Dorothy Richardson: whereas Noel Coward would perpetuate his hostess as Madame Arcati, in Blithe Spirit. A eager spiritualist, he just lately occupied a seashore tent studying Tarot.
Her daughter was a scholar of Ursula Slade. Main painters of the time (Munnings, Hepworth, Leach, Hodgkins, Barry, Winifred Nicolson) visited them whereas portray the coast, in addition to newer writers corresponding to Causely, Russell, and Betjeman. He entertained his daughter Frances, the principal dancer of Rambert, de Valois, Fonteyn, and Macmilla.
The doorway to the property is thru a large arched door to the eating room, which has an higher touchdown gallery. An engineered oak flooring results in the lounge and bedrooms with a heat flooring offered by air supply warmth pumps at the back of the house. The lounge has doorways to the entrance backyard and a captivating hearth with a wooden range and a slate hearth. The kitchen is totally geared up.
There’s one other room on the bottom flooring (now used as a bed room) and a rest room with a bathe. This bathe room can be accessed from the kitchen, which is why the seashore is good for these coming back from a day trip. The primary flooring has a master bedroom with a balcony overlooking the ocean. There’s a visitor suite and a cabin bed room, superb for kids, which might be a terrific addition.
The property has two parking areas. The secluded entrance backyard has a south-facing terrace, a grassy space and a sheltered roof. There’s additionally a backyard store. Aspect entry to the property is offered by way of a backyard gate with an out of doors bathe resulting in the again terrace backyard.
With a worth information of £ 1,750,000, contact Jackson-Stops on 01872 261160 for extra info.