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4 bedroom detached house for sale

South Milton, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7

Sold STC £795,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Approaching 1/2 an acre
  • Close to the beach
  • Superb views to the sea
  • Scope for re-modelling/re-development
  • Currently 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Conservatory
  • Kitchen
  • 2 large garages

Full description

A detached property offering obvious scope for partial/total redevelopment in grounds approaching half an acre just a few hundred yards from the sea. Close to the beach, Superb views to the sea, Currently three bedrooms, Two reception rooms, Conservatory, Kitchen. Two large garages. EPC Band: E.

Situation And Description - Broadwater occupies a superb position, just a few hundred yards from the National Trust owned South Milton sands and the prestigious 18-hole Thurlestone golf club. It also immediately adjoins South Milton Ley Reserve, a 40 acre wildlife refuge which was designated as a SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest) in 1984 and is a veritable haven for up to 200 bird species in a typical year.

The centre of Thurlestone village itself is less than half a mile away and, with its many picturesque, thatched cottages and colourful gardens, is the epitome of a South Devon village. It is well-known for its 4-star, award-winning hotel and it also has a popular Inn as well as a post office/general stores, church and highly regarded primary school.

The villages of Hope Cove and Bantham are within comfortable walking distance along the beautiful cliff top pathways which afford stunning views at every turn whilst the market town of Kingsbridge is only some 5 miles distant.

Salcombe, Devons southernmost town, is some 6 miles away and with its beautiful harbour and unspoilt estuary, the town is a Mecca for yachting and water sports. Salcombe also offers an excellent range of fine shops, restaurants and inns as well as lovely, sandy beaches and spectacular cliff top walking.

We understand that the house was built in the 1960s. It is finished with part tile hung/ part rough-cast rendered and colour-washed external elevations beneath a tiled roof and the accommodation is double glazed and oil-fired centrally heated throughout.

It occupies a particularly generous plot extending to around 4/10ths of an acre and enjoys splendid views over the Ley to South Milton Sands and the iconic Thurlestone Rock with Bolt Tail in the distance.

Although perfectly habitable, the property does at the same time offers obvious scope for further enhancement/redevelopment, subject to any necessary planning consents.

Please Refer To The Attached Floor Plan And The Accommodation Briefly Comprises:- - The house is accessed via a solid timber door which leads to a:

SPACIOUS ENTRANCE LOBBY. From here, a glazed door leads to the entrance hall whilst a further door gives access to the FULLY-TILED GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM with a corner shower having a Mira Sport unit. A cloaks cupboard has folding louvered doors.

From the ENTRANCE HALL, stairs (with storage cupboards under) lead to the first floor. Glazed doors lead to the kitchen, dining room and:

SITTING ROOM, a wonderful light and sunny room with picture window to the rear affording views over the Ley Reserve and through the adjoining TRIPLE ASPECT CONSERVATORY to the sea and Bolt Tail. Views to the sea are also enjoyed from the dining room which is also accessed from the sitting room and entrance hall.

The KITCHEN has a good range of fitted units which include a 1.5 bowl sink unit with mixer tap fitting and wood-effect, rounded-edged work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under. It also has a Neff eye-level double oven and large airing cupboard with water tank and immersion heater.

The REAR LOBBY/UTLITY ROOM also has a sink unit, plumbing for a washing machine and a door that leads to one of the garages.

First Floor - The BEDROOMS all enjoy wonderful southerly views over the Ley Reserve to the sea and Bolt Tail. They also have hand wash basins and bedrooms 1 & 3 have built-in wardrobes.

The BATHROOM is fully-tiled and has a coloured four-piece suite whilst the SHOWER ROOM, which is also fully-tiled, has a three-piece suite comprising shower cubicle, WC and hand wash basin.

Outside - The property is approached over a generous macadam driveway which affords hard-standing room for several cars and access to the TWO GARAGES:

GARAGE ONE:16ft x 16ft with remote control entrance door and connecting door to the principal accommodation.

GARAGE TWO:22ft x 14ft, fully detached and with up and over entrance door and private courtesy door to rear.

The house sits well within its own plot which is largely lawned but with many established plants, trees and shrubs. At the rear, and extending also to either side, is an extensive, southwest-facing PAVED TERRACE with an attractive water feature and steps which lead down to the garden. Wonderful views are enjoyed from the rear to the sea and Bolt Tail.

In total, the property extends to JUST UNDER HALF AN ACRE.

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

Council Tax Band - Currently Band G.

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

Tenure - Freehold.

Viewing - At the request of the vendors, strictly by appointment please through the sole agents Stags Kingsbridge office (01548) 853131

Directions - From Kingsbridge: Take the A381 towards Salcombe. Pass through West Alvington and after a mile and a half, turn right signed South Milton. Follow this road into and through South Milton, following the signs to Thurlestone. Pass the Beach House apartments on the right hand side and Broadwater will be found after a further 200 yards or so on the left hand side.

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

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17 November 2016


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