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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Westville Hill, Kingsbridge


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Tenure: Freehold

A greatly improved three bedroom cottage, once a wing of a larger Edwardian house. Fern cottage is now a light and airy home with high ceilings, gas central heating and upvc double glazing and views over the distant countryside whilst still retaining much of the character of the period. Parking for two vehicles is located to the front with an attractive mature and private garden to the rear. It is situated in the popular Westville area just a short walk from the town centre and quayside.

Set at the head of the Kingsbridge Estuary, the town has a pretty quayside with a slipway for boat launching, pubs, restaurants and a wide variety of shops including two supermarkets. The local schools are very well regarded and further benefits include a small hospital and leisure centre with swimming pool. The far end of the estuary leads to Salcombe and the National Trust South Devon coast with its beautiful walks and sandy beaches. Regular bus services run to Plymouth, Dartmouth, Salcombe and Totnes with its direct rail link to London.

The property is approached from Frogmore Terrace, and a path leading past the two parking spaces turns to the side of the property arriving at a glazed upvc entrance door with glazed side panel leading to the

Living Room - 6.49m (21'4") x 3.7m (12'2")
A light and airy room with high ceilings and moulded cornices, fitted book shelves, two radiators, original varnished floorboards and large french doors giving access to the rear garden. A door gives access to the inner hall and a wide opening leads to the

Kitchen - 2.96m (9'9") x 2.15m (7'1")
With a tiled floor and a range of fitted timber floor and wall units with two round sink bowls inset into the worktop, with end shelving under, built in Candy electric double oven and ceramic hob with stainless steel extractor hood above and integrated fridge freezer. A wall mounted Intergas combination boiler provides central heating and hot water and a door leads to an under stairs storage cupboard.

Inner Hall
With a radiator, the hall leads to the staircase and a door to

Bedroom Three - 2.99m (9'10") x 2.24m (7'4")
A light room with a radiator and a window overlooking the rear garden.

First Floor
The landing has the loft hatch leading to roof space and doors leading to

Bedroom One - 3.66m (12'0") x 2.21m (7'3")
Another light room with a radiator and window overlooking the rear garden and with distant countryside views. Ample space for two double wardrobes.

Bedroom Two - 2.93m (9'7") x 2.17m (7'1")
Being adjacent to Bedroom One, it shares its views and has a radiator and built in cupboards over the stairs.

A fully tiled room fitted with a white suite comprising a panelled bath with Triton electric shower over and glass screen, a pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Illuminated mirror and heated towel rail/radiator.

The area immediately to the front of the house provides a parking space for two cars with steps and a path leading to the side passage, past the entrance door and on to the rear garden. This is parly laid to lawn with flower and shrub beds and a bay tree and timber shed. In the sunniest spot is a decked area, and the whole garden is afforded a good level of privacy by walls, fences and trees to the rear.

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

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25 November 2016


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