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Property Description

Key features

  • Semi-Detached Cottage
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Open Plan Sitting Room / Dining Room
  • Exposed Beams
  • Central Village Location
  • Double Glazing and Gas Central Heating
  • Front Garden / Rear Patio

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION This pretty 2 semi-detached cottage is situated in the heart of the thriving village community of Brixton, a short walk from amenities. The south facing front garden offers privacy being bordered by a mature hedge. An entrance lobby with exterior light, provides space for coats and shoes. A stable door leads to the open plan sitting and dining room, which retains character features such as exposed beams and window seats, and further benefits from an Elizabeth Victorian Portuguese polished limestone fireplace with 'Living Flame' gas fire. There is a modern fitted kitchen, with a corridor leading to the bathroom and rear patio. Upstairs there is a good sized double bedroom with a period fireplace and a single bedroom both leading off a large landing with access to the loft (with lighting) via a loft ladder. Overall the house benefits from uPVC double glazing and separate gas boilers for hot water and heating. 

SITUATION Brixton is ideally placed about 5.5 miles from the city centre of Plymouth on the A379. The village has a strong sense of community and benefits from amenities which include a village Post Office and shop, The Foxhound public house, Just Williams Restaurant, St Mary's C. of E. Church and Primary School, nursery and frequent bus service to Plymstock and Plymouth. The surrounding South Hams countryside offers a variety of local walks and Otter Garden Centre is located on the edge of the village. The beaches at Wembury and Mothecombe are in easy reach as is Dartmoor National Park. The city of Plymouth offers a wide range of shops, supermarkets, large department stores, cinemas, theatre, restaurants, schools, colleges and university.  

ACCOMMODATION The accommodation is as follows: (Please note that all dimensions are approximate and metric figures have been converted from imperial measurements which have been rounded to the nearest 3 inches). 

ENTRANCE A uPVC partially glazed external front door leads to a entrance lobby with electrical fusebox. A wooden stable door leads inside. 

SITTING/DINING ROOM 19' 2" x 14' 5" (5.84m x 4.39m) Two uPVC double glazed windows to front elevation, both with a window seat. uPVC double glazed window to rear. Exposed beams, Elizabeth Victorian Portuguese Limestone fireplace with cast insert and 'Living Flame' style gas fire, wooden shelving to side of chimney breast, with double cupboard to the other housing gas boiler and storage. Satellite TV point, ceiling lights and quality fitted carpet through out. Stairs lead to first floor with storage cupboard under. Glazed wooden panel door leads to kitchen via 3 steps. Wooden stable door leads to entrance vestibule. 

KITCHEN 8' 9" x 6' 1" (2.67m x 1.85m) Obscured uPVC double glazed window to side elevation. A range of matching modern base and wall hung units with tile splash back and laminate work top. Light coloured single sink and drainer, with stainless steel mixer tap. Integrated fridge and dishwasher, space for washing machine, gas hob with filter fan over and electric oven. Vinyl floor and ceiling light. Corridor leading to back uPVC glazed back door and bathroom. Panelled glazed wooden door to sitting/dining room. 

BATHROOM Obscured uPVC double glazed window to side. Porcelain bath with shower over and folding screen. Porcelain low level flush WC and porcelain basin mounted in wooden cabinet. Wall mounted gas boiler for hot water. Tiled floor and walls. Feature chrome towel radiator.  


LANDING Double glazed uPVC window to rear. Radiator, ceiling light, carpet and access to loft. Doors to bedrooms 1 and 2 and stairs to ground floor. 

BEDROOM 1 14' 6" x 11' 10" (4.42m x 3.61m) Double bedroom with period fireplace. Radiator, laminate floor and ceiling light. Double glazed uPVC window to front. Door to landing. 

BEDROOM 2 7' 8" x 7' 1" (2.34m x 2.16m) Double glazed uPVC window to front with window seat. Carpet, ceiling light and radiator. Door to the landing. 

EXTERNAL To the front of the property is a small garden laid with Cotswold stone chippings, bordered by mature hedging with a path to the front door and steps to street level. To the rear of the property is a patio area. 

SERVICES All mains services are connected to the property. 

COUNCIL TAX AND LOCAL AUTHORITY Band B. South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, TQ9 5NE. Tel. 01803 861234. 

VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment with Luscombe Maye Yealmpton Office. Tel 01752 880044. Opening hours are 9am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 1pm on Saturdays. Bespoke appointments are available outside office hours upon request. 

DIRECTIONS From the Yealmpton Office, proceed along the A379 to Brixton. The property can be found on the right hand side of the road shortly before reaching the mini-roundabout. There is on-street parking outside the property. 

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28 October 2017


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