Buckfastleigh

£215,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
A charming unlisted character cottage that enjoys a wealth of original features including many exposed stone walls and wood beams, feature wood panelling, large stone fireplace with wood burner and a feature log store. EPC Band D.

Situation

This character cottage enjoys a corner position in a quiet cobbled courtyard on the edge of the town of Buckfastleigh. Located close to the edge of Dartmoor, Buckfastleigh has a wide array of individual shops and amenities and the well-known towns of Ashburton and Totnes are only a few miles away. Buckfastliegh is approximately equidistant to Exeter and Plymouth, and easily commutable on the A38/Devon Expressway, and a mainline railway station with direct links to London Paddington can be found in Totnes.

Description

This charming unlisted character cottage enjoys a wealth of original features including many exposed stone walls and wood beams, feature wood panelling, large stone fireplace with wood burner and a feature log store. The cottage has been updated by the current owners and is presented in good condition. Outside there is a level, well established garden with space for seating, a small vegetable patch and an outbuilding providing useful storage.

Accommodation

The cottage is accessed directly into the sitting room with the kitchen/dining area to the right. The sitting room has a many period features including a wide recessed stone fireplace with wood burner and a secondary fireplace that has been filled with logs as a tasteful feature. The sitting room also has feature window seat as well as a wood panelled wall. The kitchen, with a range of base units, shelving and Rangemaster oven, overlooks the courtyard to the front. Beyond the sitting room is a recently improved bathroom with tiled floor, rainwater shower over the bath, sink and WC.

Upstairs there is a large landing space with built in storage cupboards and a feature stone wall. Beyond are two good sized double bedrooms, master with large mezzanine area that could be utilised as a dressing room, storage space or additional sleeping space.

Outside

To the front of the property is a well-kept shared cobbled courtyard with space for potted plants. To the rear is level and well-established garden with a small vegetable patch and space for outdoor seating. At the top of the garden is a small outbuilding that provides useful storage and houses the gas boiler.

Services

Mains electricity, mains water, mains drainage, newly installed mains gas central heating.

Local Authority

South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. E-mail: customer.services@southhams.gov.uk.

Viewings

Please call the Totnes office on 01803 865454

Directions

From the Totnes office, proceed along the A385 in the direction of the A38 passing through Dartington. Head towards the A38 Expressway and go over the A38 bridge towards Buckfastleigh. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Buckfast Rd. Continue on Buckfast Rd until the next roundabout and take the 1st exit. Turn right onto Church Street and continue straight past the Sun Inn for about 100m and the property is located on the left.

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