4 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Frittiscombe, Nr Stokenham

Guide Price £685,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Handsome converted barn
  • Exquisite, far reaching coastal views
  • Spacious living/4 bedrooms
  • Tranquility personified
  • Double garage/workshop/parking
  • Walled kitchen garden
  • Beautiful landscaped gardens

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

HOW TO GET THERE From Kingsbridge take the A379 Dartmouth Road and continue through the villages of West and East Charleton, Frogmore and Chillington and continue to Carehouse Cross at Stokenham. At the roundabout, turn left and follow the road straight, past the primary school and go straight, signposted to Slapton, as the road turns to the right. Follow up the hill and bear right to Slapton when the road branches in to two. Take the first right a short distance along, taking you into Frittiscombe and follow the road around. Barn Court will be found on the left. 

SITUATION Barn Court is positioned in the small hamlet of Frittiscombe, within an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, made up of just four houses situated less than a mile from the sought after village of Stokenham and just a mile and a half from the picturesque, popular village of Slapton, with Slapton Ley and the stunning Slapton Sands approximately two miles distant.

The villages of Stokenham and Slapton both provide good local amenities and are both on the main bus route which passes along the A379 between the Kingsbridge and the naval town of Dartmouth. The nearby village of Chillington offers a popular health centre and a post office.

The market town of Kingsbridge is about six miles distant where there is a wide variety of shops and amenities, Leisure Centre and Cottage Hospital. There is a primary school in the village of Stokenham and Secondary schooling at the highly thought of Kingsbridge Community College in Kingsbridge. 

DESCRIPTION A stunning barn conversion in a stand-alone position, with exceptional far reaching, panoramic views over countryside, sea and the coast out to the entrance of the River Dart beyond, which is enhanced by the reversed level living accommodation, the master bedroom, however, being on the first floor. This substantial property offers contemporary 'living' along with character features and is supplied with great light from windows to all sides of the house.

Offering a bespoke, well fitted kitchen, two reception rooms, four bedrooms (two en-suite), family bathroom, a sun room and a utility, this property gives a great feel of space, high ceilings throughout, exposed beams in the living room and picture, double glazed windows. The property is supplied by LPG central heating, as well as, having a prominent solid fuel burner in the living room. Barn Court offers parking for multiple cars, a double garage and workshop, along with extensive well planted gardens and a walled kitchen garden. 

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES: Barn Court is entered through the front door on the ground floor into a spacious hallway with a wide staircase leading up to the first floor living accommodation. 

UPPER LANDING Running along the first floor the landing offers sliding patio doors out on the patio area to the rear of the house, as well as, access to the master bedroom and the dining room.  

DINING ROOM A spacious room with double aspect windows, a recessed cupboard, two radiators.  

KITCHEN Enjoying stunning countryside views from a picture window, a bespoke kitchen with fitted wall and floor units over a wood effect flooring. Electric hob with extractor fan, a wall fitted double oven, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. An interior window provides extra light, ceiling spot lights. 

SITTING ROOM With a high ceiling and exposed timber beams, a triple aspect room with feature French windows overlooking a spectacular view. A feature stone built fireplace with a tiled hearth houses a solid fuel burner with stainless steel flue. Two radiators. 

BEDROOM 1 A bright, double room with double aspect windows, a dressing area (currently used as a study), fitted wall mounted cupboards and shelving, attic access, two radiators.  

EN-SUITE BATHROOM A good sized room with a white suite comprising of a bath, walk-in shower unit, low level w.c., wash hand basin with an attractive frosted tile surround. Vanity unit with wall mounted mirror, two heated towel rails, and extractor fan. Window. Ceiling spot lights. 

STAIRS DOWN TO THE GROUND FLOOR  

HALLWAY A spacious hall runs along the ground floor opening to the bedrooms, bathroom and utility room. 

BEDROOM 2 A sizable double room with a double aspect and entry to the Sun Room. Two radiators. 

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM An attractive room with a white suite comprising of a walk-in shower, wash hand basin and low level w.c., heated towel rail, ceiling spot lights and extractor fan. An enclosed cupboard stores a hot water tank for the en-suite. 

SUN ROOM Positioned off the second bedroom, also accessed from the courtyard to the front of the house, this room is ideal for relaxing. With stone and wooden fronted walls, half glazed windows and door, within a timber frame the sun room with a polycarbonate roof. 

BEDROOM 4 A good sized single bedroom with a window looking out to the courtyard. Radiator. 

BEDROOM 3 A spacious double room with two windows looking out onto the courtyard. Radiator. 

FAMILY SHOWER ROOM A well-presented room with a white suite comprising of a walk-in shower, wash hand basin and low level w.c., wall mounted mirror with lighting, extractor fan, heated towel rail and radiator. 

UTILITY ROOM Accessed from both the hallway and the courtyard through a part glazed door, the utility room provides plenty of space for boot and coats. Housing the boiler and flue, a single sink and drainer, hot water tank, plumbing for a washing machine and space for a dryer, worktop space. 

OUTSIDE  

DOUBLE GARAGE Detached from the house, the double garage is stone built with a felted slate roof and a tarmac floor accessed by an electric up and over door, with a window and strip lighting. 

WORKSHOP Attached to the garage the workshop benefits from double aspect windows (one double glazed), a concrete floor and strip lighting. A mezzanine level adds to the storage area and the room is fitted with a work bench. 

PARKING AREA The property is approached through a wooden gate which opens into an extensive tarmacked parking area for multiple cars, an ideal area if you have a boat/caravan. 

GARDEN To the outside of the property there are extensive, mature, beautifully landscaped gardens which are mainly laid to lawn with outstanding views over countryside and coast. The garden benefits from the sun all day long and to the side and rear of the house is a pretty brick based patio. The garden runs to an ornate wrought iron gate beside which stands a greenhouse and then gently slopes down to a well-stocked pond, overlooked by a pretty summer house, surrounded by mature, well-kept hedges. 

WALLED KITCHEN GARDEN Leading from the tarmacked parking area is a working walled kitchen garden.  

TENURE Freehold 

SERVICES Mains water and electricity. LPG fired central heating. Own septic tank emptied every two years at a cost of approximately £130.  

COUNCIL TAX The property is council band 'G' and the amount payable for year 2015/16 is £2640.52. 

LOCAL AUTHORITY South Hams District Council
Follaton House
Totnes
Devon
TQ9 5NE
Tel: 01803 861234 

 

VIEWING Strictly by appointment with the agents:
Luscombe Maye
62 Fore Street
Kingsbridge
Devon
TQ7 1PP
Tel: 01548 857474 

 

 

 

 

 

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