Torbay 5.4 miles approx., Totnes 5 miles approx., Newton Abbot 9.2 miles approx., Exeter 25.7 miles approx., Brixham 5.4 miles approx., Teignmouth 14.1 miles approx., Dartmouth 5.4 (via Ferry) miles approx., (London Paddington via Totnes Train station approx. 2.45 hours).
Set in an elevated position between Stoke Gabriel and Collaton St. Mary. The closest being the thriving village of Collaton St. Mary with its primary school, garage and public house is close to the picturesque village of Stoke Gabriel which sits close to the banks of the River Dart, and which also offers a comprehensive range of village amenities. There are excellent bus services from the village for access to Totnes and Paignton. The nearby medieval market town of Totnes has a mainline railway station giving direct connections to London Paddington. There is also excellent access to the A38 Devon Expressway, linking Plymouth and Exeter where it joins the M5. Schooling in the area is excellent with a number of well-regarded primary, secondary and Grammar Schools.
2 Parraway Cottages has been a long-term rental in recent years set in a semi-rural location with a lovely open countryside outlook with its own private parking and gardens. Requiring some updating with character features, original fireplace. Double glazing. Stripped wooden doors adding to the character of the cottage. A particular feature is the garden, parking with a useful stone outhouse, plenty of scope to reinvigorate the gardens. Southerly facing terrace with views over the adjoining fields.
Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the position and potential.
Solid wooden door opens into sitting room with dual aspect with views over the adjoining field with open chimney breast with stone hearth and shelving to the left. Dining Room with storage shelves and storage within the original chimney breast, dual aspect with views over the surrounding countryside. Kitchen with a range of wall mounted and under counter units. Double oven and four ring hob, sink and mixer tap, enjoying views over the gardens and terraced area. Stairs rise from the siting room to the first floor. Understairs storage cupboard.
Landing window allowing plenty of natural light. Bedroom with side aspect and built-in storage cupboard against the stairs. Middle Bedroom with ornate fireplace enjoying views over the surrounding countryside. Small step up to Bedroom 3 with side aspect. Bathroom with bath, hand wash basin, W.C. with electric shower over, enjoying open countryside views.
Gardens and Outside
The property is accessed via its own private drive/track to the turning area with plenty of scope to reinvigorate the gardens and some hidden borders. Stone patio area overlooking its gardens and the open countryside. There is a pedestrian entrance from the country lane, also giving access to the stone roof outhouse.
In the gardens there is a useful shed, remnants of what may have been a stone built outside W.C.
The property is set in a leafy position with secluded private gardens.
Energy Performance Certificate
Mains electricity, mains water and mains gas. Gas boiler. Private septic tank situated in the neighbouring land.
Torbay Council Town Hall, Castle Circus, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3DR.
By telephone appointment through Rendells Estate Agents.
From Totnes take A385 towards Paignton continue on this road which is called Totnes Road passing the entrance to Blagdon Inn on the left and you continue towards Paignton on the Totnes Road. At the bottom of the hill, passing Collaton St. Mary School on your left-hand side and bear right. Take the next right turn onto Stoke Road continue along Stoke Road, take the first left on to Tor Park Road and the property can be found on your right and drive a short distance after.