Get brand editions for Marchand Petit, Kingsbridge - Sales

4 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Slapton, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7

Under Offer £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached character barn
  • 3 bedrooms (2 en-suite)
  • Kitchen/dining room
  • Sitting Room
  • Detached 1 bed annexe
  • Open plan living space
  • Garage/Workshop/Store Room
  • Sitting in its own grounds of approx 3 acres
  • Rural location less than 2 miles from the coast

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Alston Well was converted into a fabulous family home 18 years ago and offers wonderful accommodation in a stunning location being completely surrounded by its own land with no near neighbours. The property
sits in approximately 3 acres of landscaped gardens, which provide distant sea-views and includes a paddock and vegetable patch as well as a large workshop, garaging and studio/store room. The converted barn benefits from 2 en-suite bedrooms plus additional bedroom, downstairs WC, sitting room with oak flooring and exposed beams and an eat-in kitchen/dining room. The property also benefits from under floor heating throughout. There is also a detached 1-bedroom annexe with open plan living space. More than ample parking and opportunity to extend subject to the usual planning conditions.

The small hamlet of Alston is situated approximately one mile from Slapton and one and a half miles from the coast. The village has a thriving local community with two excellent public houses, a general store, village hall, church and chapel. Slapton Ley Nature Reserve attracts visitors from all over the world and is the largest freshwater lake in the south west. Nearby are lovely coves and beaches with dramatic walks over the South Devon Coastal Path. Kingsbridge, Dartmouth and Totnes (with rail links to
Paddington - about 3 hrs) are all within easy reach.

Money Laundering Regulations
Prior to a sale being agreed, prospective purchasers will be required to produce identification documents. Your co-operation with this, in order to comply with Money Laundering regulations, will be appreciated and assist with the smooth progression of the sale.


Entrance Hall 
Part exposed stonework to one wall. Stairs to first floor, under stairs cupboard. Karndean tiled floor.

Cloakroom 
Wall mounted wash hand basin, WC. Karndean tiled floor.

Sitting Room 
A well proportioned room with 3 pairs of French doors. Exposed beams. Solid oak flooring.

Kitchen/Dining Room 
A bright and airy room with French doors opening to the side patio garden. Exposed beams, part exposed walls. Karndean tiled floor. The contemporary fitted units were installed only 8 months ago and have composite worktop, splashback and fully integrated Bosch appliances, consisting Fridge/freezer. Oven/grill/microwave. Pyrolytic oven/grill. 800mm Induction hob. Extractor hood. Dishwasher and a Quooker boiling water tap.

FIRST FLOOR 

Landing 
Part sloping ceiling with part exposed roof truss. Velux skylight.

Master Bedroom 
A charming double bedroom with vaulted ceiling with exposed roof timbers. French doors with Juliet balcony overlooking the garden and grounds.

En-suite Bathroom 
Free standing bath with shower attachment, wash hand basin with cupboard below, WC. Ceramic tiled floor. Chrome radiator heated towel rail. Velux skylight.

Bedroom 2 
A lovely double bedroom with vaulted roof and exposed timbers. Dual aspect windows affording good countryside views to the sea. Built in wardrobe.

En-Suite Shower Room 
Fully tiled corner shower cubicle fitted with rainfall head. Wash hand basin. WC. Partly tiled walls. Chrome radiator heated towel rail. Ceramic tiled floor. Velux skylight.

Bedroom 3 
Arrow slit window to front. Exposed roof timbers. Ladder to mezzanine storage area with Velux skylight.

Detached Annexe 
A detached timber and stone building, open plan living room with wood burner, exposed floorboards, triple aspect windows and French doors to the front. Fitted kitchen.

Shower Room / Utility 
Shower cubicle, wash hand basin with cupboard below. WC. Karndean tiled floor. Window. Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer.

Bedroom/Office and Store Room 
French doors to front. Exposed floorboards. Double doors to store room.

Detached Garage/Workshop/Store Room 
Double timber doors to garage area with windows. Step leads up to good sized workshop with windows and door to front. Door through to further room with dual aspect windows. Electric light throughout and power points in workshop and store room. Beside the garage is an aluminium greenhouse.

Outside 
A gravelled drive and a large area of concrete hard standing provides ample parking/storage area. Pond. The main water supply is from a stone well which if needed can be backed up from the bore hole. Stone pathway and steps lead to the front of the property with pebble area and decked seating area with pergola being backed by a stone wall with raised flower beds and established roses. Lawn to one side with planted flowering borders, pine tree. Further lawned area with small vegetable plot. Timber garden shed. Cold water taps. To side of the property is a lovely patio seating area accessed from the kitchen/breakfast room. Raised flower beds. A path leads to the remainder of the garden with good variety of trees. Beyond here is the paddock.

Council Tax 
Band C.

Services 
Mains electricity. Private water and drainage. Oil fired boiler (situated outside in small shed) supplying domestic hot water and under floor heating throughout.

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.

Tenure 
The property is Freehold.

Viewing 
Strictly by appointment with the agent, Marchand Petit (Kingsbridge office). Tel 01548 857588.

More information from this agent

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 April 2018

Nearest station

  • Totnes (9.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

Use the school checker

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Marchand Petit, Kingsbridge - Sales

94 Fore Street, Kingsbridge, TQ7 1PP

01548 466024 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.

Floorplans


To view this property or request more details, contact:

Marchand Petit, Kingsbridge - Sales

94 Fore Street, Kingsbridge, TQ7 1PP

01548 466024 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.

Map & Street View

Nearest station

  • Totnes (9.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Marchand Petit, Kingsbridge - Sales

94 Fore Street, Kingsbridge, TQ7 1PP

01548 466024 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.

Disclaimer - Property reference KIN180132. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Marchand Petit, Kingsbridge - Sales. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* Average speeds are based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm) from packages available on comparethemarket.com. Speed can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed to your property prior to purchasing. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. Providers may increase charges. You should have the right to exit your contract without penalty if this happens. The information is provided and maintained by Decision Technologies Limited.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.