4 bedroom detached house for sale

Newton Hill, Newton Ferrers, Plymouth, Devon, PL8

Offers in Region of £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Attractive 1920s House
  • In the heart of the village
  • Level Garden
  • Garage and Parking

Full description

Wisteria is an attractive and substantial four bedroom house with painted rendered ground floor exterior and first floor clad in vertical tiles under slate roof. Located in the heart of the village the property is a very short walk from the village shops and pub.

A beautifully presented south facing property thought to date back to the 1920s, it is typical of houses of that era being beautifully proportioned with numerous large picture windows throughout allowing the natural light to stream in. On the first floor wonderful estuary views can be enjoyed as well as views towards Noss Mayo and the Church. The property is in excellent condition and the stylish nautical interior design sits perfectly alongside the property's surroundings. There is a spacious well equipped kitchen that leads onto the dining room, perfect for entertaining with a wonderful open fire to enhance the atmosphere during the winter months. The sitting room is a delightfully light and spacious room with a working fire. On the first floor is an outstanding master bedroom suite with superb views over the estuary and luxurious spacious en-suite bathroom. There are three further bedrooms and a family bathroom and estuary views can be enjoyed throughout this first floor. Outside the property is a garage and parking space and a wonderful south facing garden overlooking the estuary.

The property is approached via a shared gravel drive with timber 5-bar gate set between brick pillars. A gravel path, with established shrub and flower borders to either side, leads to

A timber built open porch with slate tiled roof leads to an original obscure-glazed timber door opening into

Newton Ferrers is a much sought after estuary village on the northern slope of the beautiful estuary of the River Yealm, opposite Noss Mayo on the southern side. It has a range of local amenities including a Church, Post Office, pub and restaurant, Yacht Club and a primary school. For more comprehensive shopping centres Plymouth is to the north and Kingsbridge to the east. From here there are fine cliff top, woodland and coastal walks and the Yealm Estuary is very popular with yachtsmen. There are 18-hole golf courses at Wrangaton to the north which backs onto the Dartmoor National Park and at Bigbury to the east.

Entrance Hall 
Stairs rising to the first floor. Dado rail. Door to dining room. Door into

Sitting Room 
A beautifully presented room with windows to the southerly front aspect looking out on to the front garden and to the side, westerly, aspect. Feature fireplace with pine mantel, cast insert with decorative ornate tiles and tiled hearth, housing coal-effect gas fire. Dado rail.

Dining Room 
A delightful room with window to the front, southerly, aspect allowing natural light to flood in. Exposed sealed floorboards. Feature working open fireplace with decorative timber mantel, slate hearth and alcove to one side with display shelving and lights. Door to understairs storage cupboard with fitted shelving housing the electric meter and fuse box. Door to

A traditional style kitchen with a comprehensive range of floor and wall based units with one glass fronted display cabinet, built-in wine rack and plate rack. One and a half bowl sink with mixer tap, roll edge worksurface and tiled splashback. Integrated Belling electric double oven. 5-ring Belling gas hob with extractor hood and light above and painted shelf over. Integrated Smeg dishwasher. Integrated fridge. Dual aspect windows facing south and east. Ceiling spotlights and recessed downlighters above sink. Picture rail. Door opening to the side of the property. Door to

Rear Lobby 
Doors off to cloakroom and

Utility Room 
A range of floor based and wall units with roll edge worksurface. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Space for freezer. This room also houses the Worcester gas fired boiler. Window to side aspect. Coat hooks for sailing and outdoor clothing.

Pedestal wash basin with tiled splashback. wc.

First Floor 

One side of this leads to the master bedroom and the other to the remaining bedrooms. Two windows to rear aspect. Two steps down to LOWER LANDING with built-in airing cupboard with slatted shelving, housing factory-insulated hot water cylinder. Doors to bedrooms 3 and 4.

Master Bedroom 
An elegant double bedroom with windows to the front, southerly, and side, westerly, aspects, looking straight down to the creek and onto Noss Mayo and the Church. A feature fireplace with painted mantel and slate inserts and hearth, fitted with a living flame coal-effect gas fire. Two steps up to door into

En-suite Bathroom 
A luxurious and spacious en-suite bathroom with fully tiled corner shower cubicle fitted with Mira Sport electric shower. White suite comprising bath with mixer taps and hand held shower attachment, wash basin set within roll edge worksurface with storage cupboard beneath and wall mounted mirror and light above, bidet and wc. Part tiled walls to dado height. Obscure glazed uPVC window. Recessed ceiling downlighters. Electric extractor fan.

Bedroom 2 
A good size double bedroom with south facing window looking out onto the creek. This room has two separate built-in wardrobes, each with hanging rails and storage shelving and further storage above.

Bedroom 3 
Again a good size double bedroom with windows to the southerly and easterly aspects. Exposed painted floorboards. Loft hatch.

Bedroom 4 
A single room with window to westerly aspect and painted exposed floorboards.

Family Bathroom 
White suite comprising bath with Triton electric shower above and shower rail with curtain. Pedestal wash basin. Part tiled walls to dado height. Obscure glazed window.

Separate Wc 
wc. Obscure glazed window.

Alongside the property there is a wrought-iron gate giving access to the side door and open tiled porch and the garage side door. A pathway leads from here, up steps with a painted handrail, to the garden. Beneath these steps are coal and wood stores. At the top of the steps is a paved al-fresco dining area with a timber built summer house behind. From here you can take full advantage of the surrounding views of the creek, across to Noss Mayo Church and the open countryside beyond. Around the dining area are established shrub borders and to one side is a lawn leading down to an attractive timber arch in front of a good sized timber shed. On the other side of the dining area is a timber gate beneath a timber archway leading to a small lawned area edged with shrubs. Beyond this is a further patio area with wrought-iron rails and timber hand rail.

A detached single garage with part glazed timber sliding doors and side door. Window to side. Power and light.

Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage.

Council Tax 
The property is in Council Tax Band F

Fixtures and Fittings 
All items in the written text of these particulars are included in the sale. All others are expressly excluded regardless of inclusion in any photographs. Purchasers must satisfy themselves that any equipment included in the sale of the property is in satisfactory order.


Strictly by appointment only through Marchand Petit (Newton Ferrers Office) Tel: 01803 873311 - Please contact the office to make an appointment.

From the A379 in Yealmpton, take the B3186 to Newton Ferrers. On reaching Newton Ferrers, continue past our office, down the hill, to the centre of the village. At the Co-Op turn left into Newton Hill. Wisteria Cottage is on the left hand side just past the Post Office and Stores.

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Added on Rightmove:
19 September 2016

Nearest station

  • Plymouth (6.4 mi)
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The Green Parsonage Road, Newton Ferrers, PL8 1AT

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Nearest station

  • Plymouth (6.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Marchand Petit, Newton Ferrers

The Green Parsonage Road, Newton Ferrers, PL8 1AT

01752 966391 Local call rate

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