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3 bedroom cottage for sale

Compton, Marldon, Paignton

Under Offer £289,950

Property Description

Key features

  • SITTING ROOM
  • DINING ROOM
  • REFITTED KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM
  • REAR LOBBY
  • UTILITY ROOM & STUDY AREA
  • CLOAKROOM/W.C.
  • 3 GOOD BEDROOMS
  • RENEWED BATHROOM/W.C.
  • BESPOKE DOUBLE GLAZING
  • COURTYARD PLUS LAWNS, WOODLAND & PARKING FOR SEVERAL VEHICLES

Full description

SALE AGREED BY MICHELMORE HUGHES. A spacious and charming semi detached cottage combining located with easy access for Torbay, Newton Abbot and the South Hams. It also has the unusual feature of owning woodland to the rear of the property as well as garden and parking.

SITTING ROOM * DINING ROOM * REFITTED KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM * REAR LOBBY * UTILITY ROOM * CLOAKROOM/W.C. * STUDY AREA * 3 GOOD BEDROOMS * RENEWED BATHROOM/W.C. * BESPOKE DOUBLE GLAZING * COURTYARD PLUS LAWNS AND WOODLAND * PARKING FOR SEVERAL VEHICLES

Compton is a picturesque small village with easy access into Marldon where there is a range of facilities including a well respected primary school, public house/restaurant, post office and general stores.  There are large well serviced towns in all directions with Newton Abbot, Torbay and Totnes all possessing a wide range of shopping outlets, eateries/public houses and recreational/cultural facilities.  The South Devon Highway provides good access to Exeter, where there is an international airport and the M5 Motorway.  There are also local bus services and railway stations in all the major nearby towns.  

The cottage itself, once part of the Compton Castle estate, offers spacious and characterful accommodation.  It has been the subject of a comprehensive programme of restoration by its present owners including a renewed roof, re-rendered exterior and the installation of bespoke double glazing.

The versatile outside space is a particularly noteworthy feature of the cottage.  It measures approximately one third of an acre in all and is a mixture of sloping woodland, courtyard, lawned areas and a parking area with an adjacent shippen/workshop.  

The asking price has been set at a competitive level and we highly recommend an internal inspection to fully appreciate the standard and level of accommodation provided.

DIRECTIONS;  From the Torbay ring road follow the signposts to Marldon.  On the roundabout at the top of the village take the third exit signposted Compton.  Follow this road down hill and Hole in the Wall cottage will be found, when entering the village, on the right hand side.

ACCOMMDATION
Part double glazed and panelled door to:-

DINING ROOM  An irregular shaped room measuring 15'9" x 13'10" (4.8m x 4.22m) Maximum plus a passageway.  Wood burning stove set on a stone hearth with curved timber lintel above.  Exposed ceiling beams and built-in book shelving.  Recessed cupboard housing the electricity trip switches.  Double glazed windows to the front, side and rear.  Door providing access to the staircase that in turn leads to the first floor.  Doorway to the kitchen and further door to:-

SITTING ROOM  Also an irregular shaped room extending to 15'5" x 13'9" (4.7m x 4.19m)  Maximum.  Built-in book shelving and exposed ceiling timbers.  Wood burning stove set into a stone fireplace with matching display hearth and timber mantelpiece.  Display recess and fascinating ancient storage cupboard to one corner.  Double glazed window to the front.  

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM  14'1" x 10'2" (4.29m x 3.1m)  Overall.  Fitted with a hand built range of shaker style floor/wall cupboards, drawers, oak and polished granite worksurfaces plus a double bowl single drainer white enamel sink unit having a mixer tap.  Shelved understairs storage cupboard.  Tiled floor and partly tiled walls.  Falcon range cooker with double oven/grill, five ring electric ceramic hob and warming drawer.  Integral shelving, exposed ceiling beams and inset downlighters.  Double glazed window to one side and part double glazed stable flap door to:-

REAR ENTRANCE LOBBY  Single glazed windows in one corner and part double glazed stable flap door to outside.  Quarry tiled floor and exposed stone to part of the wall.  Half obscure glazed and panelled door to the cloakroom/w.c. and doorway to:-

UTILITY ROOM 5'11" x 5'7" (1.8m x 1.7m) Plumbing for a washing machine plus spaces for a tumble dryer and american style fridge/freezer.  Fitted shelving, quarry tiled floor and access to roof void.

CLOAKROOM/W.C.  Fitted with a white suite comprising corner basin and dual flush w.c.  Exposed stone to one wall.  Quarry tiled floor.  Extractor fan.

FIRST FLOOR

HALF LANDING  With double glazed window to one side.

MAIN LANDING  Built-in airing cupboard housing the factory lagged hot water cylinder and slatted shelving. Access to the main loft space.  Opening to:

STUDY AREA  7'2" x 5'3" (2.18m x 1.6m)  Fitted work desk and shelving.  Double glazed window to the front elevation.

FORMER SHOWER ROOM  With tiled walls an presently used as a store.

BEDROOM 1  15'8" x 12'2" (4.78m x 3.71m)  Overall.  A superb room with exposed roof timbers and an antique built-in cupboard to one alcove with shelving above.  Stripped pine floorboards.  Double glazed window at the front.

BEDROOM 2  14'2" x 9' (4.32m x 2.74m) Including the depth of the built-in wardrobe which has a storage cupboard above.  Double glazed window to one side.

BEDROOM 3  11'2" x 8'6" (3.4m x  2.59m) Plus the depth of the built-in wardrobes with clothes hanging space, shelving and cupboards above.  Double glazed windows to the front and side.

BATHROOM/W.C.  Refitted with a white suite consisting of a panelled bath having a Mira electric shower above, tiled surround and a glazed shower screen.  Pedestal basin and dual flush w.c.  Oak effect flooring and double glazed window to the side.

OUTSIDE  

Virtually opposite the cottage is the parking area.  This also incorporates the shippen/workshop with adjacent storage shed.  Five steps provides access to a delightful garden with two lawned areas and established plants. Boundaries are formed by timber fencing and natural stone walling.  

At the rear of the cottage is a private and sheltered courtyard with natural stone walling and a pedestrian gate to one side.  Cold water tap and outside light.  Eleven steps lead up to a level grassed area.  Further steps provides access to the sloping wooded area above the cottage.  This extends behind the neighbouring properties with an initial level section.  It offers excellent scope for further levelling and will provide undoubted enjoyment for the next owners.

SERVICES  Mains electricity, water and drainage.  

VIEWING  By appointment with the agents at The Old Surgery, 26 Fore Street, Totnes.  Telephone (01803) 865116. E:mail: sales@michelmorehughes.co.uk

NOTE  All reasonable steps and due diligence have been taken in preparing these particulars.  If you have any queries as to any of the statements made herein please contact us before the viewing. These particulars do not constitute part of an offer or contract.  We are not qualified to test appliances and systems within the property and have not done so. Measurements are to the nearest three incheswith computer generated metric conversion.

IF YOU LIVE IN THE SOUTH HAMS OR SOUTH DARTMOOR AND WOULD LIKE TO TAKEADVANTAGE OF MICHELMORE HUGHES’ QUALITY MARKETING PLEASE TELEPHONE US FORFURTHER INFORMATION AND A NO-OBLIGATION MARKET APPRAISAL.       

 

 



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