4 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Near Bigbury On Sea, Modbury, South Devon

£675,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Superb converted barn
  • Further barn with planning
  • Private drive from lane
  • Close to the Coast
  • Large Gardens and Paddock

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Superb converted barn set in its own grounds plus a second barn with planning consent and a pony paddock. A stone's throw from the sea in exceptional Devon countryside. Full of character with many original features in an excellent location. 

SITUATION Shearlangstone is a small hamlet of half a dozen properties set in lovely rolling countryside close to the coast. It is some two miles from Modbury which is a picturesque Georgian town situated in an 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty'. Some two hundred years ago it was extremely prosperous being the local market town and a centre for the wool trade. Today there is a good range of local shops including a butcher, baker, grocers, hardware store, chemist, delicatessen and a number of gift and antique shops. Other amenities include a primary school, health centre, dentist, veterinary surgery, mobile library and Lloyds Bank. For more comprehensive shopping, Kingsbridge is to the South and Plymouth is about 12 miles to the West. Modbury is on the main bus route and is also only about five miles from the A38. Nearby there are fine cliff top and coastal walks, other beaches and coves, with sailing at Salcombe and Newton Ferrers, 18 hole golf courses at Thurlestone and Bigbury and Dartmoor National Park is several miles to the North 

ACCOMMODATION Bespoke Oak door opens to:- 

ENTRANCE HALL With Oak staircase leading to the first floor. Built-in under stairs cupboard. Limestone tiled floor. Cloak cupboard with hanging rail. Door to utility cupboard with space and plumbing for a washing machine and with worksurface.  

MASTER BEDROOM An excellent double room with Oak stable door opening to the front of the property and a door to:- 

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM With fully tiled shower cubicle, wash hand basin and WC. Window to front of property. Heated towel rail. 

BEDROOM 2 Double bedroom with window looking to the front of the property. Door to:- 

FAMILY BATHROOM Door to entrance hall. Large room with bath with mixer taps, wash hand basin with cupboard below and WC. Separate double shower cubicle. Tiled floor. Heated towel rail. 

BEDROOM 3 Double bedroom with window to the front of the property. Built-in wardrobe and airing cupboard with sliding mirrored doors. 

FIRST FLOOR The staircase opens out to:- 

SITTING ROOM Superb vaulted room with exposed roof trusses. A lovely bright room with window to the front of the property. Glazed oak door which communicates with the rear garden. Four Velux skylights (remotely operated). Solid oak flooring. At one end is a slate hearth with a Morso woodburning stove. Various wall alcoves with display lighting. Oak stairs which lead up to a mezzanine kitchen. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM Open to the eaves. Limestone tiled floor. Excellent range of base and wall units with oak doors. Stainless steel sink unit is set in a polished granite worksurface with cut out drainer and limestone splashback. Integrated Neff electric double oven and Neff gas hob with extractor over. Integrated Neff dishwasher. Plenty of space for an upright fridge/freezer. Built-in larder cupboards to another wall. Window to the rear. Plenty of space for a breakfast table. Door opens to:- 

CLOAKROOM With wash hand basin with cupboard below and WC. Heated towel rail. Gas fired boiler providing hot water and central heating system. Partly limestone tiled walls and floor. 

BEDROOM 4/STUDY An occasional bedroom or study with sloping ceiling and Velux skylight. Glazed door opens to the side. Built-in wardrobe. 

OUTSIDE A drive leads down to a metal gate which opens to a very large courtyard area with a huge amount of parking. Open oak framed DOUBLE GARAGE.

Opposite the main property is a further large detached barn with planning consent (application number 35/1512/09/F) for conversion into a three bedroom dwelling.

A lawned pathway leads up around the back of the principal barn to a private rear garden backed by a beech hedge where the LPG tank is located underground.

A timber gate leads through from the large courtyard to an orchard and this leads again to a further paddock, which has gated access from the lane. All in all superb gardens and paddock with much potential for further development for the keen gardener. 

SERVICES Mains electricity. Private water (Borehole) and drainage. LPG gas fired boiler supplying central heating and hot water. Underfloor heating. 

COUNCIL TAX The property is in Council Tax Band F.  

LOCAL AUTHORITY South Hams District Council. Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon TQ9 5NE. Tel. 01803 861234. 

VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment with Luscombe Maye, Modbury Office. Bespoke appointments outside usual office hours can be arranged with adequate notice. 

DIRECTIONS From Modbury take the A379 towards Kingsbridge and take the first unsigned right, after 1 mile turn right at Hunts Cross and Shearlangstone Barn is the third property on your left, dropping down from the lane into the courtyard. 

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  • Ivybridge (4.5 mi)
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01548 466014 Local call rate

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