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4 bedroom detached house for sale

The Square, Hope Cove, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7

Guide Price £1,700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial detached property, just a short walk to the beach
  • Set in around 1 acre of beautifully landscaped gardens
  • Self-contained cottage with studio apartment over
  • Swimming pool/gym/sauna
  • Four bedrooms, two fully en-suite
  • Fully-fitted dual aspect kitchen
  • Two reception rooms
  • Double garage

Full description

Just two minutes from the beach, an individual detached house with family-sized accommodation in a sheltered, private position. Around 1 acre of beautifully landscaped gardens. Self-contained cottage with studio apt over. Swimming pool/gym/sauna. Four bedrooms, 2 fully en-suite, fully-fitted dual aspect kitchen, 2 reception rooms. EPC Band: D.

Situation And Description - Hope Cove is a quintessential Devon fishing village with a thriving local community, shop/post office, village Inn, numerous small restaurants and good hotels. Nearby Thurlestone with its superb golf course, hotel and village Inn is easily reachable on foot whilst the market town of Kingsbridge provides excellent shopping and leisure facilities. It also offers a Sports Centre (with a competition-size indoor swimming pool), primary school and highly-rated (Ofsted) community college, health centre and cottage hospital. The sailing town of Salcombe is only 4 miles away whilst Totnes and Dartmouth are both within easy reach. The village is on the Coastal Footpath and is surrounded by coastal scenery which ranks amongst the best to be found anywhere in the country.

Although called The Olde Barns the property is in fact a substantial modern house which we understand was built in the late 1980's on the site of two old barns. It is finished with smooth-rendered/colour-washed external elevations beneath a slate roof, double glazed with uPVC sealed units and all guttering/facias and rainwater goods are in uPVC also. A further feature is Fans Cottage, a sizeable self-contained, single storey cottage of character, ideal for dependant relatives or for lucrative letting/AirBnB etc..

Please refer to the attached floor plan and the accommodation comprises:-

Ground Floor - Canopy storm porch with a Upvc part-glazed door to SPACIOUS ENTRANCE HALL with attractive Karndean flooring which also extends to across the whole of the ground floor. Under-stairs storage cupboard. FULLY-TILED CLOAKROOM with vanity hand wash basin and cupboard under and WC. The LIVING ROOM is a triple aspect room with raised fireplace and sliding door to the outside. STUDY.
The KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM is a dual aspect room fitted by Treyone of Kingsbridge with Italian blue sapphire granite work surfaces and upstands and including a 1.5 bowl sink with mixer tap fitting and cut out drainers. Britannia "range-style" electric double oven/grill/6 burner gas (Calor) cooker. Two Hotpoint drawer fridges, Neff built-in coffee maker and Neff dishwasher. Neff microwave. Fitted TV/DVD/radio.
DINING ROOM with double opening doors to outside. The UTILITY ROOM measures some 17ft in length and has a sink unit/adjoining work surfaces with storage cupboards under.

First Floor - SPACIOUS LANDING with window over the stairwell which allows light to flood in. MASTER BEDROOM is a sizeable dual aspect room with sliding door to the BALCONY and delightful views over the garden. Extensive range of fitted bedroom furniture. EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM with a white four-piece suite.
GUEST BEDROOM with matching laminate flooring and EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM with three-piece suite and range of built-in drawers.
The TWO FAMILY BEDROOMS both overlook the rear terrace with BEDROOM 3 also having an extensive range of built-in bedroom furniture and alcove with vanity hand wash basin.
FULLY-TILED FAMILY BATHROOM with four piece suite in white.

Outside - Access to the property is via a pair of two-metre high, remote-controlled double-opening gates. Large, level macadamed entrance drive with ample hard standing for numerous cars.
Fans Cottage comprises SITTING ROOM with wood-burning stove, well-fitted KITCHEN/DINING ROOM, generous double BEDROOM and FULLY-TILED BATHROOM.
DOUBLE GARAGE (21' x 21') with remote controlled entrance door and above this is a one bedroom apartment comprising open-plan LIVING ROOM/KITCHENETTE, double BEDROOM and SHOWER ROOM.
Alongside Fans Cottage is the SWIMMING POOL with heated pool (8.5m x 4.25m/1.8m deep), plant/pump room, shower room/WC, changing room and Gym/Sauna.
There are extensive, paved terraces which allow for BBQ's and al fresco living at all times of the day and there is a further terrace outside the swimming pool building, alongside which is a BBQ lodge. SUMMER HOUSE.
The gardens and grounds are quite delightful and afford the owners much privacy being laid predominantly to lawn but also beautifully landscaped with many mature plants and specimen shrubs and trees. There is also a particularly attractive water feature and, in total, the property extends to approximately 1 acre.

Services - Mains electricity, water and drainage connected. Oil-fired central heating, with separate boilers for the main house and Fans Cottage. Solar panels on the roof of Fans Cottage. The property is fully alarmed and there are security cameras over the entrance gates.

Directions - On entering Hope Cove from Galmpton, turn left at Hope By Pass signed Inner Hope & Bolberry. Follow this road up over the hill and down into Inner Hope. Pass the beach and then the old lifeboat house on the right hand side and after a further hundred yards or so, turn into The Square. Head up through The Square and The Olde Barns will be found on the left, just a few yards past the Methodist church.

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

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27 June 2018


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