A characterful three-bedroom end of terrace property with gardens on three sides, parking, set in an elevated position in the desirable village of Tuckenhay.
Plymouth approx. 25.8 miles, Exeter approx. 32.9 miles, Newton Abbot approx. 12.7, Kingsbridge approx. 11.2, Dartmouth 9.3 approx. miles.
(London Paddington via Totnes Train Station approx. 2.45 hours).
10 Orchard Terrace has been in the same family for many years and has come to the market for the first time in its history. Originally built as a mill workers cottage for the Paper Mill. The property represents a rare opportunity to acquire a character cottage set in a quiet location, good ceiling heights, some large sash windows with views over the front gardens and valley beyond. Offering scope to the side and rear for potential extension (subject to the necessary planning consents). There two ground floor walk-in storage cupboards, possible reconfiguration may enhance the dining room. There is some beautiful stone and brick work to the façade with some original doors and brass style door handles.
This is a rare opportunity to acquire a delightful cottage in this special location.
Entering in through a glazed porch, solid wooden door to the inner hall. Sitting Room with good ceiling heights, large sash window with secondary glazing to the front, with chimney breast and tiled surround fireplace. Door to useful understairs cupboard. Dining Room with fireplace and inset woodburner (providing some additional heating) with large pantry style cupboard to the left and storage to the right of the chimney breast. A walk-in pantry and walk-in utility room with plumbing for washing machine, sink and drainer. Additional storage space. They could both be incorporated into the main dining room. Folding doors opening into the kitchen area with undercounter and wall mounted units. Sink and drainer. Space for electric cooker with views over the rear courtyard. Ground floor W.C. Door leading out to the rear courtyard and terraced gardens above.
Stairs rise from the main entrance hall to the first floor. Front bedroom with sash windows and secondary glazing, views over the front gardens and valley beyond. Exposed original fireplace, space for a wardrobe. Two double bedrooms with rear aspect with views over the rear gardens with sash windows and secondary glazing. Good ceiling heights. One with built-in airing cupboard storage. Tiled bathroom with hand wash basin, W.C. and shower enclosure.
Gardens and Outside
The property is accessed via a tarmacked shared driveway along the front of the terrace leading to your own parking to the front of the property. Lawned gardens to the front, stretching down to the stream with apple and fruit trees, with plenty of scope to create additional parking or raised beds for the green fingered. Pathway leads round the side of the property with a further hedged garden area, garden shed and a further apple tree. To the rear there is a courtyard garden, ideal for alfresco dining. Steps leading up to the lawned area with greenhouse, fruit bushes and further garden area. There is pedestrian access along to the rear of the terraces.
Mains electricity, mains water, mains drainage. Electric hot water cylinder. Heating is by modern electric radiators and central heating powered from the woodburner. There is some secondary glazing.
Energy Performance Certificate
Waiting for Probate to be granted. No onward chain.
By telephone appointment through Rendells Estate Agents Tel: 01803 863888.
South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes TQ9 5NE.