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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Galmpton Cross, Galmpton, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7

Sold STC £800,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning views
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Detached cottage in quiet hamlet
  • Close to sandy beaches at Hope Cove
  • 4 Reception rooms
  • Stylish interior throughout
  • Integral garage
  • Delightful gardens with sea view
  • Parking for at least 5 vehicles

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Located in a quiet hamlet, this 5 bedroom detached cottage with fabulous views of the beautiful rural valley and surrounding farmland that leads all the way down to the South Devon coast and sea beyond.

In the other direction, Malborough has a church, 2 public houses, a petrol station/convenience store and a primary school. Galmpton is conveniently located between the famous sailing centre of Salcombe, with its beautiful estuary and harbour, and Thurlestone with its spectacular 18 hole links golf course. Located just 6 miles away, Kingsbridge and its multiple amenities is the commercial and shopping heart of the area.

Hope Cottage is an attractive traditional detached property with a slate roof and a cream rendered exterior. It was extended to accommodate a master en-suite bedroom, sun room, new kitchen, utility room and integral garage.

The current owners have remained faithful to the origins of this property and while they have sought to offer modern conveniences, luxuries and extra space, they have styled and decorated Hope Cottage's interior with a blend of neutral colours to stunning and soothing effect. Stripped and treated floorboards, wall panelling, exposed beams, stonework and original doors have all been carefully retained.

Stairs rising from dining room.

Located in a quiet hamlet this 5 bedroom detached cottage with fabulous views of the beautiful rural valley and surrounding farmland that leads all the way down to the South Devon coast and sea beyond.

Strictly by appointment with the agents, Marchand Petit, Salcombe office. Telephone 01548 844473.

The pretty hamlet of Galmpton is nestled amid beautiful rolling South Devon countryside. Nearby is the charming old fishing village and popular holiday resort of Hope Cove set among dramatic scenery created by the National Trust owned cliffs and headlands that can be accessed by the South Devon coastal path. Hope Cove benefits from a large public house, post office and shop, café and restaurant and boasts 2 sandy beaches from which a small craft can be launched with ease.

Tongue and groove wall panelling matches door. Tiled floor. Basin and WC.

Bedroom 5 / Study 
Casement window to front. Exposed stone wall detail. Tongue and groove wall panelling.

First Floor 
Stairs rising from entrance hall to landing.

Bedroom 3 
Casement window with lovely view of the valley down to Hope Cove. Fitted cupboards with Louvre doors. Exposed painted beam.

Bedroom 2 
Rural and sea views are also available from this room with a window to the rear. Fitted cupboard that match the tongue and groove design of the first floor doors.

Family Bathroom 
Bath, separate shower, vanity unit and WC. Tiled floor and walls. Window to front offering rural views.

Bedroom 4 
Dual aspect with windows to front and side. Fitted cupboards with Louvre doors. Access to loft.

Utility Room 
Tiled floor. Hanging space. Space and plumbing for washing machine and dryer. Internal door to garage.

En Suite Bathroom 
Double ended bath. Vanity unit with granite top. Separate shower. WC and bidet. Under eave storage. Tiled floor. Window to rear. Access to loft.

Hope Cottage has a lovely rear garden with a well kept grassy area bordered by beds full of mature shrubs and flowers. Steps lead up to a raised paved terrace area with plenty of room to sit or dine outside to make the most of the glorious view. the garden is flanked by open farmland so creating a feeling of uninterrupted space and views.

Parking And Garage 
Hope Cottage benefits from a gravel forecourt with enough space for at least 5 vehicles plus the advantage of a garage complete with a workshop area, storage space, water and electricity. The forecourt is accessed via a double wrought iron gate between 2 grassy banks that provide a natural boundary wall.

Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil fired central heating.

Master Bedroom 
Casement window captures valley view. Sloping ceiling. Under eave storage. Door leading to:-

Ground Floor 

Entrance Porch 
Tongue and groove wall panelling. Tiled floor. Windows offering rural views. Stable door leading to:-

Reception Hall / Snug 
Much more than an ante-room, this area has been converted into a second sitting room. Stripped and treated wooden floorboards. Window to front. Exposed stone feature wall. Glazed door leading to:-

Sitting Room 
Fireplace with slate hearth and attractive timber mantel hosting a wood burning stove. Wooden floorboards complemented by exposed timber beams. French windows lead out into garden while a set of sliding doors provide access into the sun room. Both provide plenty of natural light plus the benefit of beautiful rural and sea views.

Sun Room 
The extra long windows and sliding doors provide a delightful panoramic view of the valley, neighbouring farmland and the sea beyond Hope Cove. Four skylights provide an abundance of natural light. Stripped pine flooring.

Dining Room 
Accessed via double French doors from the sitting room, this dual aspect reception space has a casement window to the front and a door with a full length window to the rear to capture the lovely countryside and coastal views. Exposed beams and timber floorboards. Glazed door leading to:-

Casement window provides a picture perfect view of the valley down to Hope Cove while attractive Shaker style fitted units, drawers and open shelving complement full length glass fronted cupboards, an island unit and granite worktops. Double stainless steel sink matches a double oven range cooker, splash back and extractor fan. Integrated dishwasher. Space for American style fridge/freezer. Tiled floor. Door leading to:-

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