4 bedroom detached house for sale

Easton, Bigbury, South Devon

Sold STC £525,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Wonderful Rural Location
  • Close to Coast
  • Excellent Modernisation Opportunity
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Beautiful Surrounding Gardens
  • Detached Garage/Workshop
  • Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION This charming detached cottage which is in need of modernisation has plenty of character and is situated in a wonderful rural location in the heart of the South Hams. Within close proximity of the coast, this south-facing property is lovely and light enjoying pretty views across the surrounding countryside. A short walk though the woods leads onto the Avon Estuary. The accommodation comprises of 4 bedrooms, bathroom, sitting room, dining room, kitchen and utility area. Beautiful mature gardens surround the property and are a real haven for wildlife. Large vegetable garden. Detached garage/workshop and parking.  

SITUATION Easton is a small hamlet comprising of several properties and is superbly situated for coastal life in the desirable South Hams. A short distance away is the renowned Oyster Shack known for its outstanding seafood. At St Ann's Chapel which again is only a short distance away you will find Holywell Stores and Post Office, open 7 days a week providing all your daily grocery needs and offering local produce. The Pickwick Inn, an Italian themed restaurant serving lunch and dinner can also be found here. The beautiful sandy beaches of Bigbury on Sea and Bantham (2-3 miles) flank the beautiful Avon Estuary with public footpaths along the Avon, joining the South Devon Coastal Path. The Georgian town of Modbury (3 miles) and Kingsbridge (5-6 miles) both offer excellent amenities and an array of independent shops and restaurants, the popular town of Salcombe is around 8 miles away with easy access to the sailing estuaries of the rivers Erme and Avon. 

ACCOMMODATION From the parking area and garage is a gate leading through the gardens to the property. Upon reaching the property a covered porch and traditional part glazed wooden door leads to:- 

ENTRANCE HALL Doors to Dining Room and Sitting Room with stairs rising to first floor. Radiator. 

DINING ROOM A lovely light room with sash window enjoying views of the front garden. Radiator. Laminate floor. Opening to:- 

KITCHEN Overlooking the gardens with an Aga used for cooking purposes only. Base units with space for fridge. Stainless steel sink unit. Belling 2 ring gas hob and oven. Partly glazed door to:- 

UTILITY ROOM Belfast sink. Radiator. Oil fired boiler. Velux window and further window to rear. Doors to WC with window and SIDE PORCH with partly glazed door to outside terrace.  

REAR LOBBY Door to understairs cupboard. Door to:- 

SITTING ROOM A charming room with dual aspect ensuring plenty of natural light. The feature of the room is an open fire surrounded by wooden mantle with tiled surround and hearth. Two radiators. 

FIRST FLOOR  

LANDING Lovely and light with window overlooking the front aspect enjoying far reaching countryside views. 

BEDROOM 1 Double room overlooking the side aspect with views over the garden. Radiator. 

BEDROOM 2 Double room overlooking the front aspect and garden. Radiator. 

BEDROOM 3 Double room overlooking the front aspect and garden. Radiator. 

BEDROOM 4 Single room overlooking the gardens. Radiator. 

BATHROOM Bath with shower over. WC and wash hand basin. Airing cupboard. Fitted cupboard. Radiator. Wall heater. Window. 

GARDENS The gardens are an absolute delight and surround the property. A gate from the PARKING AREA and DETACHED GARAGE/WORKSHOP lead through mature gardens and vegetable patch to the front of the property, where you will find a terrace surrounded by established flowers and shrubs with wildlife a plenty. The gardens then follow through to the side and to the rear of the property with a variety of established trees and shrubs ensuring privacy and seclusion. An outbuilding used for storage and housing the oil tank, greenhouse and summer house can also be found. 

SERVICES Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil-fired boiler supplying hot water and central heating.  

TENURE Freehold. 

COUNCIL TAX Band F. 

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

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

DIRECTIONS From our Modbury office continue on the A379 towards Kingsbridge. After approximately 1½ miles turn right at Harraton Cross, signposted Bigbury on Sea. Continue on this road for approximately 2 miles and on reaching St Ann's Chapel turn left after Holywell Stores. Proceed down this road for about half a mile and take the next left turn signposted for Easton. Follow this road for approximately half a mile where the property can be found on the on the left hand side. 


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14 September 2017

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Nearest station

  • Ivybridge (6.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Luscombe Maye, Modbury

3 Church Street, Modbury, PL21 0QW

01548 466014 Local call rate

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