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4 bedroom terraced house for sale

Modbury Town, South Devon, PL21

Withdrawn from Market £255,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Property with plenty of character
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Fully Fitted Modern Kitchen
  • Lounge/Diner
  • Sunny Garden
  • Close To Amenities
  • No Onward Chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Elephant House is believed to date back to 1836 and the vendor still has the original deeds. The property boasts bay windows, original cornicing and centre roses. The accommodation is over three levels and offers four bedrooms, large bathroom, lounge, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, cloakroom, storage shed and pretty sunny garden with views over Modbury town.

Elephant House also benefits from gas central heating. 

ACCOMMODATION Wooden door with obscured glass window and glass inserts leads to:- 

ENTRANCE VESTIBULE With tiled flooring, original cornicing and stained glass wooden door leading to:- 

ENTRANCE HALL Stairs leading up to first floor and door to lounge. Wall mounted radiator, under stairs storage housing tumble drier, electric boxes and shelving. Laminate flooring. Original wooden panelled door leading to:- 

LOUNGE A bright room with a bay window overlooking the front elevation and original decorative cornicing. This room benefits from an open fire which currently has been boarded, but has a wooden surround, tiled insert and hearth. This room also benefits from wall lighting, TV point, laminate flooring and also the gas meter. Open plan to:- 

DINING ROOM Picture rail, dado rail, built-in cupboards in the alcoves, wall mounted radiator, laminate flooring. Office area with shelving. Wooden double doors with glass panelling leads to:- 

KITCHEN A large kitchen with an array of white high gloss wall and base units with wooden worktop over and tiled splashback. 1½ bowl ceramic sink with chrome mixer tap. Integrated appliances to include a dishwasher. Space for freestanding washing machine and fridge/freezer. Space for large range cooker with extractor hood above. Breakfast bar with wooden worktop. Wall mounted radiator, spotlighting, two Velux windows, TV point and plenty of power points. A wooden stable door with glass panelled insert leading to rear garden. 


SPLIT LANDING With obscured glass window overlooking the rear elevation. Door to:- 

CLOAKROOM Low level WC, ceramic wash hand basin and obscured glass window overlooking the rear elevation. 

LANDING Doors leading to:- 

MASTER BEDROOM A bright and ambient room with bay window overlooking the front elevation with some countryside views. This room has an original ceiling rose and decorative cornicing, making it a very ambient room and full of character. There is a selection of fitted wardrobes with clothes rail and shelving. Wall mounted radiator and wall lighting. 

BATHROOM A large bathroom offering a white suite comprising of a low level WC, bath with shower attachment and chrome mixer tap, separate shower cubicle with electric Aquatronic Ultra shower in chrome, ceramic Savoy pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback and chrome taps. Wall mounted radiator, airing cupboard housing Worcester combi boiler with wooden shelving. This room also benefits from original cornicing and picture rail. 

Stairs leading to a further split landing. 

SPLIT LANDING With a beautiful stained glass window overlooking the rear elevation. Original cornicing and dado rail. 

SECOND FLOOR LANDING Doors to principal rooms and loft hatch. 

BEDROOM 3 A sunny room with sash window overlooking the front elevation with original cornicing and picture rail and double panelled radiator. 

INNER HALLWAY Leading to:- 

BEDROOM 2 A sunny and bright room with countryside views. Original cornicing and picture rail. 

BEDROOM 4 A double room with cast iron fireplace and wooden surround. Sash window overlooking the rear elevation with beautiful green views over Modbury. Wall mounted radiator, original cornicing and picture rail. 

OUTSIDE The garden can be accessed via two doors from either the kitchen or a side door from Church Street. Two water taps, alcove useful for storage. A few steps lead you up to a storage outhouse with electric, ideal for the storage of bikes and surf boards. Further steps lead to a bright and sunny garden with patio area ideal for outside dining and a level lawned garden, all enclosed by stone walling. From the garden there are countryside views across the rooftops of Modbury to the hills beyond.

There is no parking with this property but there is free parking approximately 120 yards away. 

SERVICES Mains water, electric, gas and drainage. 

COUNCIL TAX The property is in Council Tax Band C. 

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

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

DIRECTIONS From our office on Church Street, proceed up the A379 towards Plymouth and the property can be found on the right hand side. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
02 October 2014


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