6 bedroom detached house for sale

Stoke Gabriel Road, Galmpton, Devon, TQ5

Guide Price £575,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Enchanting house and letting cottage
  • On the outskirts of a coastal village
  • Near to the River Dart
  • Sloping garden of approx. 1/2 acre
  • Ample off road parking
  • Garage

Full description

Enchanting 4 bed house and highly successful 2 bed holiday cottage on the outskirts of a coastal village. Near to the River Dart, in some of Devon's prettiest countryside, sloping garden of approx. 1/2 acre, ample off road parking, garage. EPC Band F

Situation - Port Hill Cottage is located close to the historical village of Galmpton, a thriving coastal and picturesque village is centred around the Marina with a general store, post office, butcher and a pub. It borders Torbay and South Hams, and is within easy access to Brixham, Torquay, Dartmouth and Totnes.
 
It's only a mile to the sandy beach of Broadsands with its many nearby coves, coastal paths, river ferries and the National Trust's Greenway House. For families, Churston Grammar school and a popular primary school are nearby. From Totnes there is the main line to Paddington.
 

Description - Offering peace and seclusion, this charming and very pretty detached house with its adjoining cottage sits down a quiet country lane on the outskirts of Galmpton, a thriving village in South Devon.
 
Port Hill Cottage is only a short distance from the beautiful River Dart. Surprisingly, the property benefits from Superfast Broadband
 
Dating back from the 16th Century, Port Hill House has oodles of charm and character with exposed beams, inglenook fireplaces, and upstairs, vaulted ceilings.
 

Accommodation - Port Hill Cottage has a most delightful sitting room at its heart and has an exposed stone fireplace with a wood burner.
 
The charming dining room has a revealed stone wall, another original stone fireplace and also a wood burner which services 6 radiators. Throughout the ground floor, there is a limestone travertine flooring with underfloor heating.
 
Off the dining room is a lovely farmhouse kitchen with a recessed oil fired Aga that also supplies the hot water to the whole house. This spacious and cosy kitchen has a range of cream wood shaker style units, solid oak work surfaces and an inset Belfast sink. Additional cooking facilities are catered for by a LPG gas five burner hob. The kitchen has beamed ceilings and terracotta flooring. Towards the garden there is the cloakroom, a useful utility room and back door to the garden.
 
The first floor is approached by the stunning original Devon stone and granite newel staircase. There are 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, one with a traditional claw and ball freestanding bath. On the unusually wide landing there are fitted cupboards for linen and storage and access to the garden via a small decked bridge.
 
 
 

Barnacle Cottage - Barnacle Cottage is attached to Port Hill Cottage and was previously a pottery barn and now has been superbly converted into a separate and charming letting cottage. This could be used as a very profitable holiday let or used as a granny annex.
 
There is a beautifully presented open plan sitting room has a cleverly designed kitchen and traditional features of exposed stone and beams. The kitchen area is well appointed with modern fitted units and appliances. The room has a fitted under stairs cupboard for coats and storage and there is a hardwood enclosed tread spiral style staircase to the first floor. The flooring is Travertine stone with underfloor heating.
 
On the first floor there are two bedrooms, one double and one single, a modern bathroom with more exposed walls and beams, casement windows and lovely views from all the windows over the valley. Outside there is shared parking which is offered to both the main house and the cottage with a gravelled driveway for several vehicles, enclosed by natural stone walling. Double doors access to two garages and workshop with power and lighting.
 

Outside - The front of the main house has a small stone walled garden with a well-established white wisteria.
 
The main garden is towards the rear of the house and consists of a sloping lawn that is approximately 0.5 of an acre in size and is bordered by woodland. It has borders well stocked with flowering plants as well as some fruit trees. There are three terraced areas with sheds and at the top of the garden there are many spots from where to enjoy the superb views and to catch the sun throughout the day.
 

Services - Mains water, electricity, and private drainage
 

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

Directions - Head north on Coronation Road (Stags Totnes office) and at the roundabout, take the 4th exit onto A385 for approximately 0.5 of a mile. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on A385 for approximately 2 miles. Turn right and continue onto Aish Road. Continue straight onto Lembury Road for approximately 0.5 of a mile and continue onto Waddeton Road. After approximately 1.5 miles, continue onto Stoke Road and then onto Stoke Gabriel Road.



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13 August 2018

Nearest stations

  • Paignton (2.7 mi)
  • Torquay (4.7 mi)
  • Totnes (5.9 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Paignton (2.7 mi)
  • Torquay (4.7 mi)
  • Totnes (5.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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The Granary Coronation Road Totnes TQ9 5GN

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