3 bedroom cottage for sale

Harberton, South Devon, TQ9

Sold STC £435,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning Detached Cottage
  • Pleasant Countryside Views
  • Three Double Bedrooms
  • Large Living Room
  • Period Features
  • Landscaped Gardens

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

THE PROPERTY East Leigh Cottage is a delightful character home situated in the idyllic hamlet of East Leigh near Harberton. This wonderful family home is listed on the market for the first time in thirty three years and is offered for sale in excellent condition with updates and improvements during this period of residency. Works include new windows, aluminium gutters and a full external coating and redecoration in 2013. The property also benefits from privately owned solar panels located on the car port roof.

Accommodation is traditionally arranged over two floors with many rooms affording fantastic countryside views. There are three double bedrooms, two bathrooms (one on each level) a large characterful living room, kitchen and conservatory. Of specific note is the attractive inglenook style fireplace with wood burner which heats the hot water and radiators.  

OUTSIDE On entering the property a small shared area of driveway leads to the private drive which provides extensive parking for numerous cars. This in turn leads to a car port with log store to the back and useful workshop with power and lighting. The beautifully landscaped gardens are a delight. An expanse of lawn runs the length of the property, interspersed by established shrubs and mature trees. There is a sunken patio area suitable for outside dining with pond feature and cold frame to the side as well as a greenhouse and a garden shed. 

EAST LEIGH / HARBERTON East Leigh is an attractive hamlet situated just outside Harberton. The property forms one of a small, select number of mainly character homes in this idyllic setting.

Harberton is one of the South Hams' most sought after villages, being close to Totnes and having its own strong community centring around St Andrew's Church, the popular Church House Inn and the parish hall. Totnes, within about 2 miles, is known as an Elizabethan town but has much earlier origins with a castle, a wonderful position on the River Dart and a main line railway station. It has a well regarded community college, full range of shops, a weekly market and a wide choice of cultural facillites. 

DIRECTIONS TQ9 7SS. Continue 1.7 miles south of Totnes on the A381 Kingsbridge Road, turn right for Harberton. Turn left at the next T junction. Continue through and out of Harberton Village for 1.2 miles and turn left at Eastleigh Cross and East Leigh Cottage can be found after a short distance on the left.  

SERVICES Mains Water, Septic Tank, Mains Electricty. Central heating 4 radiators via woodburner and night storage heaters.  

COUNCIL TAX BAND Band C 

ACCOMMODATION Front door to..... 

PORCH With PVCu double glazed windows. Tiled floor. Door to.... 

LIVING ROOM A light and spacious dual aspect room with an attractive inglenook style fireplace with inset cast iron woodburner. Feature beams to ceiling. Pleasant outlook to garden and countryside beyond. 

KITCHEN Comprising an excellent range of base level and wall mounted light oak units. NEFF ceramic halogen hob with 4 hot plates, inset electric oven and microwave. Inset 1½ bowl sink unit. Built in dishwasher. Integrated fridge and space for low level fridge and freezer. Work top lighting. Tiled flooring. Windows to front and side with outlook to garden. Meter cupboard also housing fuse box. 

CONSERVATORY/UTILITY A dual purpose room predominantly used as a conservatory or dining area. The room which has an Argon filled pitched roof has a run of units with integrated stainless steel sink unit, integrated washing machine and provision for a tumble drier. Wall lighting. Patio Doors to garden.

Agents note: There is a freestanding Fischer electric heater available by separate negotiation. 

SHOWER ROOM/WC Comprising WC, bidet, wash hand basin with vanity unit and shower cubicle with power shower. Tiled floor and partially tiled walls. Towel rail. Extractor fan and window. Wall mounted electric heater. 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING Return stairs lead to the first floor landing with three 'landing windows' all enjoying rural vistas. Airing cupboard and access to loft space. 

BEDROOM 1 A spacious double bedroom with built in wardrobe to corner of room. Outlook to garden. 

BEDROOM 2 A delightful double bedroom with windows enjoying open countryside views. Built in double wardrobe space and access to boarded loft with lighting and fold down ladder. 

BEDROOM 3 A double bedroom with outlook to the main garden and built in wardrobe. 

BATHROOM A modern three piece suite comprising panelled bath with electric shower and screen. Fully tiled wall to side. WC. Vanity unit with wash basin and recessed lighting above. Tiled floor. Heated towel rail. Radiator, extractor fan and window. 


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15 December 2017

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  • Totnes (3.5 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Totnes (3.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Luscombe Maye, Totnes

59 Fore Street, Totnes, TQ9 5NJ

01803 367045 Local call rate

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