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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Delightful tucked away cottage, Totnes, Devon, TQ9

Under Offer £440,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Tucked away location
  • Vaulted ceiling
  • Open fireplace
  • Two reception rooms
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Three bedrooms
  • Two bathrooms
  • Garage in Priory Drive

Full description

A well presented attached Grade II listed cottage centrally located in Totnes. Three bedrooms (master ensuite), two bathrooms, sun room, utility, splendid roof garden and enclosed private patio, suspended mezzanine, open plan kitchen/diner with vaulted ceiling, detached garage in Priory Drive. EPC Band C

Situation - Totnes is a bustling and thriving market town that retains much of its original character, full of interest with a wide range of good local schools, shops and recreational facilities including indoor swimming pool and boating opportunities on the River Dart. Totnes is well connected; the A38 Devon expressway is approximately 6 miles away, allowing speedy access to the cities of Exeter and Plymouth and main line rail links are available in a little over 3 hours to London Paddington.

Description - 26a High Street is a secluded and well maintained cottage with rooftop garden and countryside views. The property is accessed down a pedestrian walkway into a private enclosed patio. The accommodation is presented to a high standard with comprehensive renovation works completed in 2004. Much thought has been put into the use of natural light, a clever use of glass and the positioning of roof lights.
There is a sun room stretching the full length of the property with a glass roof, providing sitting area and useful utility. Open plan kitchen/diner and door opening onto decked roof garden with southerly aspect, enjoying good sunshine. Exposed stonework and vaulted ceilings with an open fireplace in the main sitting room. This property is a must see property, ideal bolt hole, secretly located in the centre of Totnes.

Accommodation - (Please see floorplan). Sun room/foyer with cupboard and space for hanging coats, fully tiled floor, glass roof extending the entire length of the property with gable end windows. Utility area at the end with space for washing machine and fridge/freezer, sink unit. Double doors with partial glass inserts to sitting room with good ceiling heights, exposed beam, grand open fireplace with stonework and wooden mantel over. Leading off, bedroom 3 with window overlooking the sun room with ample natural light and which could be suitable for an office. Main bathroom with shower over bath, WC, wash hand basin and the remnants of a bread oven in the stone wall. Also off the sitting room is a good sized double bedroom with walk in closest and inset ceiling spotlights and views across the private patio.
Wooden staircase leading to first floor to a splendid open plan kitchen/diner with vaulted ceiling, large Velux windows and southerly facing windows with views across the town and surrounding countryside. The kitchen has a range of wall and base units, two of which have glass display fronts. Space for dishwasher and fridge. Double sink units and electric oven and 4-ring gas hob, extractor fan above.
Door to spacious master bedroom suite with built in wardrobes and southerly aspect windows, vaulted ceiling, Velux windows and a built in double shower, wash hand basin and separate WC. Accessed via a short flight of stairs from the master bedroom suite is the the suspended glass mezzanine space which creates a quiet area for reading or study with views across the town.

Outside - The property is accessed via a shared walkway from the High Street, then through a door leading to the enclosed private patio. Ample space for potting plants. Pergola. Storage cupboard. Strategic lighting and outside tap. From the first floor there is a good sized roof garden leading from the kitchen/diner, an ideal space for entertaining with a selection of potting plants and hanging baskets, outside water tap and power points. A true oasis in the town centre!
There is a large garage located at Priory Drive between Budgens and Morrisons petrol station. The garage measures 5.04 meters by 3.04 meters with a roller door measuring 2.8 meters wide and 2.1 meters high with a pitched roof with plenty of space for storage above.

Services - Mains electricity, water, drainage and gas.

Local Authority - South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. E-mail:

Viewing - Strictly by prior appointment with Stags Totnes property office on 01803 865454

Directions - From Stags Totnes office proceed along Coronation Road towards the town crossing the road at the pedestrian crossing. Turn into Fore Street and proceed up this road which becomes the High Street. 26a High Street can be located on the left hand side, via a door to the left of 'Pie Street'.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Added on Rightmove:
21 July 2016


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