5 bedroom detached house for sale

Goveton, Kingsbridge, TQ7

£695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A fabulous period 5-bed property
  • 2 reception rooms
  • Bathroom and separate shower room
  • Private lawned gardens
  • Garage and off road parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Retreat is a charming period property benefiting from generous accommodation including practical work areas such as a large utility room and a 15ft x 10ft workshop above the garage. The farmhouse style kitchen/breakfast room is cosy being fitted with an oil fired AGA, there are 2 lovely reception rooms both benefiting from Clearview wood burning stoves which are extremely efficient at providing excellent heat and comfort. An additional snug. The living room is just delightful with French doors leading out to a private garden. Newly fitted downstairs shower room and WC.
Upstairs comprises of 4 double bedrooms and 1 single bedroom, currently with 1 family bathroom and separate WC. Stairs lead up into a generous loft room. A sophisticated property positioned in a peaceful hamlet.

The Retreat is situated in the beautiful hamlet of Goveton which is within two miles of Kingsbridge and all its facilities, and close also to the beautiful South Devon coastline with its spectacular cliffs, coves and beaches and beautiful walks over National Trust owned headlands. Also readily accessible are the Salcombe and Dart Estuaries with their excellent sailing and boating facilities and golf courses at Thurlestone, Bigbury and Dartmouth. Totnes is 11 miles away with mainline links to London Paddington.

Accommodation 

Entrance 
To the front of the property are steps taking you to the open porch and front door.

Entrance Hall 
Half glazed stable door opening into the entrance hall. Staircase rising to the first floor with painted balustrade rail. Built-in under stairs storage cupboard. All internal pine doors have been lovingly stripped and rehung.

Sitting Room 
Sash window to front aspect. Ceiling cornicing and central ceiling rose feature. Picture rail. Slate hearth fitted with a Clearview wood burning stove.

Living Room 
French doors opening out to the side garden. Slate hearth fitted with a Clearview wood burning stove.

Kitchen/dining Room 
This is a lovely spacious room having window to front aspect with window seat. Feature oil fired AGA. Range of floor based cupboards and wall units with glass fronted display cabinet. Porcelain sink with mixer taps set within a wood effect work top. All other kitchen worktops are solid beech. Integrated Kenwood electric oven and hob. Integrated Neff dishwasher.

Snug 
Window to front aspect with slate sill. Exposed ceiling beams. Painted timber to one wall.

Utility Room 
Sloping ceiling with exposed roof timbers. Roof light. Window to rear and door giving access to the rear garden. Sink/drainer. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer. Space for freezer. Fitted shelving. Oil fired boiler which provides all hot water and central heating.

Shower Room 
Corner shower cubicle fitted with a thermostatically controlled shower with rain fall shower head. Wall mounted wash hand basin. WC. Obscure glazed window. Part tiled walls and ceramic tiled flooring.

Rear Porch 
Original water trough. Part glazed door giving access out to the rear garden.

First Floor Landing 
Built-in cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. Door giving access into the loft.

Bedroom 1 
Double bedroom with sash window to the side aspect looking out to the side garden and surrounding farm land. Fireplace with painted mantle and surround.

Bedroom 2 
Double bedroom with sash window to the front. Feature cast iron fireplace with painted mantle and surround. Alcove shelving to one side. Built-in corner wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving. High level storage cupboard above.

Bedroom 3 
Single bedroom with sash window to the front.

Bedroom 4 
Double bedroom with window to the front with window seat. Built-in wardrobes. Cast iron fireplace. Painted timber boarding to one wall.

Bedroom 5 
Double bedroom with window to the front.

Bathroom 
Full tiled shower cubicle fitted with a thermostatically controlled shower. Wash hand basin. Bath. Part sloping ceiling. Window to side aspect and further obscure glazed window to the rear. Part tiled walls. Electric wall mounted heater.

Cloakroom 
High level flush WC. Wall mounted wash hand basin with tiled splash back. Obscure glazed window.

Gardens 
The side garden is a lovely level lawned area with feature circular pond this is a completely private garden backed by a stone wall. Gate and steps to rear garden which is laid to lawn. Timber and block built garden storage shed with electric power and light. Pathways and steps take you up to the sloping top garden which is also laid to lawn and has beautiful mature pine trees. Stone built outbuilding and orchard.

Garage 
Single garage with folding timber doors. Electric power and light. Pedestrian door giving access out to the rear. Behind the garage there are steps taking you up to a door giving access into a workshop. To the side of the garage is the oil tank and gravelled parking.

Workshop 
Window to the front.

Services 
Mains electric, water and drainage.

Viewing 
Very strictly by appointment only through Marchand Petit (Kingsbridge office) 01548 857588.

Fixtures and fittings 
All items in the written text of these particulars are included in the sale. All others are expressly excluded regardless of inclusion in any photographs. Purchasers must satisfy themselves that any equipment included in the sale of the property is in satisfactory order.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 September 2016

Nearest station

  • Ivybridge (9.2 mi)
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94 Fore Street, Kingsbridge, TQ7 1PP

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94 Fore Street, Kingsbridge, TQ7 1PP

01548 466024 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Ivybridge (9.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Marchand Petit, Kingsbridge - Sales

94 Fore Street, Kingsbridge, TQ7 1PP

01548 466024 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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