Description First time on the market since 1915. This attractive character home was built circa 1880s and enjoys elevated views overlooking the creek. Resilient stone construction elevations with brick quoins that border the impressive lead light windows of this period property with added depth to the charm, private rear garden, front garden with terrace, summer house/studio, off road parking and private waterside quay with outhaul.
Situation The twin villages of Newton Ferrers and Noss Mayo enjoy a delightful riverside setting on the wooded slopes of the estuary of the River Yealm. This sheltered, deep water harbour is much favoured by yachtsmen and lies within a truly beautiful valley in the unspoilt South Hams countryside, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The property is close to the conservation area.
The villages share a number of facilities including a post office, pharmacy, traditional butcher, Co-operative store, three good public houses, two churches, yacht club with bistro and good Primary School. Bus services run to Plymouth city centre which is within easy commuting distance. The main route from Plymouth to Exeter (A38/M5 Devon Expressway) is only a few miles away. Intercity trains run throughout the day from Plymouth to Paddington. The Continental Ferry-port is also easily accessible. All give superb access to the rest of the country, combined with living in one of the most beautiful riverside locations on the south coast.
Plymouth itself is an historic and vibrant waterside City, well provided with colleges, grammar and public schools, modern university, the Peninsula Medical School, Theatre Royal and cinemas, large department stores, cafes, bistros and restaurants. The leisure facilities are outstanding with superb water-sports in and around Plymouth Sound.
Accommodation The accommodation is as follows:- (Please note that all dimensions are approximate. Imperial measurements are conversions from metric figures which have been rounded to the nearest six cm). Steps leading up to enclosed porch with slate floor with window to front elevation. Fuse box with meter and gas meter. Part glazed feature door to:
Entrance hallway Window to side elevation. Radiator and ceiling light fitting. Deep under stairs storage cupboard with power supply. Stairs rising to first floor. Smoke alarm. Coat hooks. Doors to:
Shower room/cloak room Window to side elevation. White suite comprising of low level WC, wash hand basin with mixer tap. Walk in shower with Mira mixer tap and shower attachment. Part tiled splash back. Radiator. Ceiling light fitting. Wall mounted British Gas combination boiler for heating and hot water on demand. Vinyl floor covering.
Dining room Window to rear elevation. Fitted storage cupboard. Window to sitting room to allow borrowed light. Feature former fireplace. Radiator. Ceiling light fitting. Door to:
Kitchen Upvc part obscure glazed door to rear elevation and window to side. Roof light. Tiled floor covering. Floor to base cupboards and drawers. Roll edge worksurface with stainless steel sink with mixer tap over and draining board with glazed splash back. Space for dishwasher and fridge freezer. Space for washing machine. Flitted electric Bosh oven and grill. Neff four ring gas hob with Hotpoint extractor hood and light over. Triple ceiling light fittings. Wall mounted heating controls and under floor heating for the boiler. Part glazed uPVC door to:
Utility area Ceiling light fitting. Water Tap. Opening through to front garden. Further storage areas to side.
Sitting room Window with raised step with fantastic estuary views. Former open fireplace with tiled surround. Radiator. Ceiling light fitting. Dado rail. From entrance hallways, stairs rising to first floor landing.
First floor landing Window to rear elevation. Access to roof space. Ceiling light fitting. Airing cupboard with slatted wooden shelving. Doors to:
Bedroom two Window to side elevation. Radiator. Ceiling light fitting.
Master bedroom Window to front elevation. Pitched roof with ceiling light fitting. Radiator. Carpet floor covering.
Family bathroom Obscure glazed window to rear elevation. Peach suite comprising of low level WC, wash hand basin. Twin grip bath. Tiled splash back. Shavers socket. Wall mounted electric heater. Ceiling light fitting. Radiator. Laminate floor covering.
Bedroom three Window to rear elevation. Radiator. Ceiling light fitting. Fitted twin wardrobes. Carpet floor covering.
Outside To the front of the property, across the road is off road private parking. Timber summer house with under cover fronted area, 7m x 4m ceramic tilled patio, ideal for alfresco dining with magnificent views across the estuary and beyond. Private stone quay with boat storage area approached via public steps to Popes Quay (Approximately 15ft frontage) with foreshore with running mooring (subject to River Yealm Harbour Authority fees). To the rear of the property accessed by steps from the kitchen, is a very private elevated, terraced garden with mature trees and buses. Spectacular views of the estuary towards the deep water pool.
Local authority South Hams District Council. Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon. TQ9 5NE.
services Mains electricity, gas, water and drainage are connected to the property.
Broadband available subject to contract and connection charges.
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lettings Luscombe Maye also offers an Award Winning Lettings service. If you are considering Letting your own property, or a buy to let purchase, please contact Andrew or Ross on or to discuss our range of bespoke services.
Viewing Strictly by appointment with Luscombe Maye, Newton Ferrers Office . Bespoke appointments outside usual office hours can be arranged with adequate notice.
Directions From the A379 Plymouth to Kingsbridge Road, take the B3186 signposted Newton Ferrers. Drive in to Newton Ferrers and at The Green take the left fork signposted Noss Mayo and Bridgend. Continue down the hill, around the sharp bend at the head of the Creek, and follow the lane up in to Noss Mayo. Turn right at the Church. Continue down the hill and around another hairpin bend. Take the next right hand turn into Creekside Road, and the property with be found on the right hand side.
|Property Type||%||Avg. current value||Avg. # beds||Avg. # bathrooms|
|End terrace house||2.3%||£125,000||1||1|
|Property Type||1 Bed||2 Beds||3 Beds||4 Beds||5 Beds|
|Houses||£125,000 (1)||£399,999 (8)||£460,909 (11)||£779,250 (10)||£1,246,667 (6)|
|Flats||-||£250,000 (1)||£420,000 (1)||-||-|
|All||£125,000 (1)||£383,333 (9)||£457,500 (12)||£779,250 (10)||£1,246,667 (6)|