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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Maypool, Brixham, Devon, TQ5

Under Offer £585,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Reverse level barn conversion
  • 4 ground floor double bedrooms
  • Wonderful open plan living space across the first floor
  • Vaulted ceiling & exposed roof trusses
  • Gable end balcony with estuary views
  • Private lawned garden
  • Ample parking

Full description

A spacious, reverse level 4 bedroom barn conversion with private garden and waterside views. Situated in Maypool, on the outskirts of the popular village of Galmpton. Reverse level barn conversion, wonderful open plan living space across the first floor, vaulted ceiling & exposed roof trusses, gable end balcony with estuary views, private lawned garden, ample parking. EPC Band D.

Situation - This delightful property is situated in Maypool, on the outskirts of the popular village of Galmpton. Galmpton has a thriving village community, with amenities to include good public houses, Agatha Christie's residence at Greenway, the adjacent quay and steam railway service, Churston Golf Course and several popular nearby beaches. There are two well regarded schools very close by: Galmpton Primary School and Churston Ferrers Grammar School.
Torbay offers a wide range of shopping opportunities, professional services and recreational facilities. The medieval market town of Totnes, with its own array of individual shops, is just under 9 miles away and is served by a mainline railway station with direct connections to London Paddington.

Description - Whare Witi Poaka is a super reverse level barn conversion, benefitting from spacious and versatile accommodation including wonderful open plan first floor with vaulted ceiling and exposed roof trusses, as well as a gable end balcony, from which to enjoy the rural aspect and distant estuary views.

Accommodation - (Please see floorplan). Glazed doors lead to entrance hallway with slate floor and timber staircase rising to first floor. Ground floor landing gives access to four double bedrooms (master ensuite with corner bath), all having direct access onto the garden. A further shower room and large airing cupboard/storage and separate utility room with plumbing and space for washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer.
On the first floor there is a wonderful open plan living space over two levels with vaulted ceiling and exposed roof trusses, kitchen/breakfast area with slate flooring, recessed stone arch with insert electric Rangemaster oven and overhead extractor unit. Ample wall and base units with marble worktops. Cloakroom with adjacent storage area. Dining area with views over the garden. Large sitting room area with stone/slate hearth and inset woodburner. Balconies to both gable ends - one with decked seating area. Wrought iron spiral staircase to garden level where you can enjoy wonderful views across neighbouring woodland to the estuary beyond.


Outside - A brick weave driveway provides ample parking to the front of the property, together with adjacent lawn and flower borders. Substantial timber gates lead to a good sized private garden with raised decking, patio, wrought iron spiral staircase to gable end balcony, together with further lawned area and useful garden storage sheds.

Services - Mains electricity, oil central heating, mains water and septic tank.

Local Authority - Council Tax Torbay District Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3DR. Tel: 01803 201 201. E-mail:

Viewing - Strictly by prior appointment with Stags Totnes property office on 01803 865454

Directions - FromTotnes take the A385 signposted to Paignton. Continue on this road for approximately 4 miles and at the traffic lights turn right on to the Brixham Road A3022. After approximately 2 miles turn right on to the Dartmouth Road and after a short distance take the right hand turning on to Manor Vale Rd., signposted Galmpton. Keep to the right and continue into Greenway Road. This will be signposted for Greenway House (National Trust). Continue out of the village along the country lane, looking out for a left hand turning on the bend, and signposted to Maypool. Proceed down this road and then take another left hand turn down an unmade road - and just before the sign for Higher Greenway Farm. Whare Witi Poaka is the second barn conversion on the right and marked with a Stags For Sale Board.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Added on Rightmove:
23 April 2016


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