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5 bedroom detached house for sale

West Charleton, Kingsbridge

Withdrawn from Market £440,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Recently updated and extended
  • 5 bedrooms + a home office
  • Open plan Kitchen/ breakfast room
  • Ample driveway parking
  • Single Garage
  • Superb far reaching views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

HOW TO GET THERE Proceed out of Kingsbridge on the A379 and continue into the village of West Charleton passing the primary school on your right, take the next turning left into Lyte Lane. Continue along the road past the turning to Saunders Way and continue to the end of the road where number 38 will be seen on the right hand side towards the end of the road.  

SITUATION The property enjoys an enviable position with in this popular select cul-de-sac with panoramic views across the Salcombe/ Kingsbridge estuary to nearby countryside and beyond. Located near the very end of a cul-de-sac, the property benefits from no passing traffic.

The sought after village of West Charleton offers a well-regarded public house, The Ashburton Arms and Primary School and a church. The village offers a regular bus service every hour throughout the day to Dartmouth and Plymouth.

The surrounding South Hams countryside is host to a wide variety of recreational opportunities including an indoor sports centre and swimming pool at Quayside Leisure Centre in Kingsbridge, two 18-hole golf courses flanking the mouth of the River Avon at Thurlestone and Bigbury and sailing at Salcombe and Dartmouth. There are also good shopping facilities in Kingsbridge, Dartmouth and Salcombe.

There are numerous sandy beaches and coves around the coastline much of which is owned by the national trust and traversed by the Devon South Coast Path 

DESCRIPTION 38 Lyte Lane is an individual detached 5 bedroom family home which has, in recent years, been extended and updated throughout. The property is reverse living with the first floor enjoying spectacular views across the village to the Kingsbridge and Salcombe estuary and the town of Salcombe in the far distance.

The property enjoys spacious living accommodation with wood burning stove in the living room and a bright and generous kitchen/ breakfast room with access to a patio ideal for alfresco entertaining.

To the rear of the property is an enclosed terraced garden mainly laid to lawn with seating areas positioned to enjoy the most of the outstanding views. To the front of the property is brick paved parking for several vehicle together with an integral garage. Steps to the front of the property lead to a decked terrace panoramic views and access to the living room. 


ENTRANCE HALLWAY Spacious hallway with storage cupboard and access to the Integral Garage. Stairs lead to the first floor. 

OFFICE Internal room with range of fitted desk units and storage shelving. Radiator. Telephone point.  

BEDROOM 4 A bright and double bedroom with window to front aspect. Range of fitted storage cupboards with wooden slatted shelving. Radiator.  


LANDING With access to the loft space.  

LIVING ROOM Patio door and windows enjoying beautiful far reaching views across the Salcombe estuary, wood burning stove with brick surround on a stone hearth. Access to decked terrace. 

KITCHEN A spacious shakers style kitchen with range of fitted units comprising cupboards and drawers with a granite effect work surface over. Inset 1 and half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps and single drainer with tiled splash back. 4 oven RANGEMASTER with 6 gas ring hob above with tiled splash back. Space and plumbing for American fridge/ freeze. Integrated dishwasher and LOMONA Microwave. Space for dining room table and chairs, sliding patio doors to rear garden. 

UTILITY ROOM Range of fitted units comprising wall and floor based cupboards. Under counter space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer and space for single fridge. Inset 1 and half bowl sink unit with window to rear. Airing cupboard with wooden slatted shelving and further storage cupboard. Door to: 

BOILER ROOM With oil fired boiler and hot water cylinder with access to the front and back of the property.  

MASTER BEDROOM A bright double bedroom with range of fitted storage cupboards and window to front aspect affording beautiful views across the countryside to the estuary in the distance.  

ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM Corner shower cubicle with tiled surround, low level WC, pedestal hand basin. Window to side. Range of fitted wardrobes with hanging space and wooden slatted shelving.  

BEDROOM 2 A bright double bedroom with window to rear garden, range of built in storage cupboards. 

ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM Corner shower cubicle with tiled surround hand basin with storage cupboard below. Wall mounted mirror. Low level WC.  

BEDROOM 3 A bright double bedroom with window to side and built in storage cupboards. Radiator.  

BEDROOM 5 Window enjoying far reaching views, radiator. 

FAMILY BATHROOM Panelled bath with electric Bristan shower over with glass shower screen, tiled surround, low level WC, and hand basin with vanity unit under, ladder style heated towel rail. Extractor fan.  

OUTSIDE At the front of the property is a brick paved parking area for 3 vehicles as well as an integral garage with up and over door and power and lighting. To the side of the patio is raised flower beds and access to the decked terrace off of the living room as well side access to the rear garden.

The rear garden has been thoughtfully landscaped to create two level lawned areas of garden with a small section fenced off to be used a vegetable patch. A raised decked area can be appreciated throughout the day to enjoy the beautiful views both of the estuary and countryside in the distance as well as the adjoining farm land to the rear. A delightful suntrap patio together with built in BBQ can be found on the lower terrace with space for greenhouse. 

TENURE Freehold 

SERVICES Mains Electricity, water, drainage. Oil fired central heating.  

COUNCIL TAX The property is council band 'E'  

LOCAL AUTHORITY South Hams District Council
Follaton House
Plymouth Road
Tel: 01803 861234.

VIEWING Strictly by appointment with the agents:
Luscombe Maye
62 Fore Street
Tel: 01548 857474

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Added on Rightmove:
04 December 2017


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