4 bedroom house for sale

Fore Street, Salcombe, Devon, TQ8

Sold STC £1,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Magical waterfront position
  • Probably the best views in Salcombe
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Master bedroom suite with en-suite bathroom
  • Balcony
  • landing stage leading to foreshore
  • Running mooring

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Tucked away in an enviable waterside position with its own landing platform, direct access to the foreshore and its own running mooring, The Watch House is a magical 4 bedroom property brimming with character and enjoying views across the ever changing waterways of Salcombe and the open sea beyond. Arranged over 4 floors this light and airy property commands panoramic views which are full of interest and activity from all principal rooms and balcony on first floor level.

Significant improvements have been made in 2014, including tanking the whole of the lower ground floor, renovating the staircase and replacing both bathrooms. It has been in the same family for over 30 years and rented out by the current owners for short holiday lets.

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ACCOMMODATION 

GROUND FLOOR 

ENTRANCE HALL 
Stairs leading both up to the first and second floors and down to the lower ground floor. Useful storage cupboards.

KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM 
A well equipped kitchen which flows directly to the breakfast area with windows on 3 sides giving panoramic views out across the Salcombe estuary and out to sea. A truly lovely place to sit and have breakfast watching the fascinating ever changing water views.

DINING ROOM 
High ceiling and a spacious and airy feel with 2 deep sill windows and ornate architrave capturing the wonderful waterfront views.

LOWER GROUND FLOOR 

SITTING ROOM 
A superb room where panoramic views can be enjoyed from all angles. In addition to 3 windows a set of French doors open out onto the wooden landing platform above the water with steps leading down to the foreshore and off this landing there is a running mooring. Feature fireplace.

FIRST FLOOR 

BEDROOMS 2, 3 and 4 
Stairs from the ground floor lead up to the first floor landing off which are 3 bedrooms and a family shower room. Two of the bedrooms are at the front of the house and the bunk room is at the rear. The largest of the 3 bedrooms on this floor has French doors that lead out onto a balcony, again with stunning water views. Fitted wardrobes and wash hand basins to all bedrooms.

SECOND FLOOR 

MASTER BEDROOM SUITE 
This principal bedroom enjoys some of the best waterfront views in Salcombe. A bright, airy and spacious bedroom with dressing room area and a door leading to an en-suite bathroom. Fitted cupboards together with a separate storage room that could be used as an additional bedroom.

SERVICES 
The property is serviced by mains water, drainage, electricity and gas. Gas central heating.

TENURE 
The property is leasehold and on a 2000 year lease that began in 1798. It is believed originally to have been the coastguard's house for the town.

POSTCODE 
TQ8 8JE

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

FIXTURES AND FITTINGS 
All items in the written text of these particulars are included in the sale. All others are expressly excluded regardless of inclusion in any photographs. Purchasers must satisfy themselves that any equipment included in the sale of the property is in satisfactory order.

VIEWING 
Strictly by appointment with the agents, Marchand Petit, Salcombe Office. Telephone 01548 844473. Joint agents with Knight Frank, Exeter.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 April 2018

Nearest station

  • Ivybridge (12.5 mi)
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24 Fore Street, Salcombe, TQ8 8ET

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24 Fore Street, Salcombe, TQ8 8ET

01548 466001 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Ivybridge (12.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Marchand Petit, Salcombe

24 Fore Street, Salcombe, TQ8 8ET

01548 466001 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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