- 19.65 acres (7.95 hectares)
- Spectacular sea views across Plymouth Sound and Bovisand
- Private beach
- Building with mains water supply
- Direct access to the South West Coast path
- For sale by Informal Tender, with a closing date of 31st October 2022 at 12 noon
Property Description: DIRECTIONS
From the village of Down Thomas, turn west down Manor Bourne Road. Proceed down this lane, passing the village stores for approximately for approximately 0.5 miles until you reach a sign marked 'Private Road'. Turn immediately right onto another private road and the entrance gate to the field will be found after approximately 40 metres on your left hand side.
Grid reference - SX4944 4978
What3Words Location - preheated.blocks.breath SITUATION
The land is situated 0.6 miles to the west of the village of Down Thomas in the South Hams area of South Devon. Down Thomas benefits from a village shop, post office and bus stop.
The land is approximately 3.5 miles south of Plymstock. The nearest city of Plymouth is approximately 5.5 miles to north west while the A38 dual carriageway expressway, connecting to the M5 motorway and national road network, is approximately 5.6 miles to the north east. DESCRIPTION
The land comprises a rare mix of permanent pasture, coastal belt and beach and presents a unique opportunity to own part of the South Devon coastline and shore.
A schedule of the land is as follows:-
Outlined colour on the site plan Description Acres
Red Pasture 5.33
Green Coastal Belt 8.37
Blue Beach/Rocks 5.95
The eastern field (outlined in red on the site plan) gently slopes to the west and is currently down to permanent pasture and has been predominantly used for grazing in the past. It makes an ideal grazing field as it is a single paddock.
Access to this land can be gained through the double gateway which is located in the far eastern corner of the pasture land.
The coastal belt and beach/rocks is accessed by an attractive track in the south western corner of the pasture land. The track has been cut over the years and epitomises a coastal scene with many wildflowers and plants growing in its hedges. From this area there are beautiful views to the north west of Plymouth sound, the Breakwater and Drakes Island, in a peaceful and secluded location. SERVICES
The permanent pasture land and field shelter benefits from a mains water supply. TENURE
The land is being offered on a freehold basis with vacant possession being available on legal completion. PUBLIC RIGHTS OF WAY
There is a public footpath which runs directly along the periphery of the pasture land and there is a public coast path which links Heybrook Bay and Bovisand, running along the western boundary of the coastal belt. SPORTING AND MINERAL RIGHTS
All sporting and mineral rights are included in the sale, as far as are known. ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP
The land is not subject to any Environmental or Countryside Stewardship agreements, as far as are known. METHOD OF SALE
The land at Andurn, Down Thomas is offered for sale by Informal Tender (unless sold prior) such that buyers are invited to submit their highest and final offers in a sealed envelope by 31st October 2022 at 12 noon. Tender forms are available on request from the Sole Selling Agent.
All tenders must be submitted to Luscombe Maye, 6 Fore Street, South Brent TQ10 9BQ in an envelope clearly marked 'Land at Andurn, Down Thomas'
The seller does not undertake to accept the highest or any of the offers and the seller reserves the right to withdraw, alter or amend the way in which the land is offered for sale. GUIDE PRICE
£200,000 LOCAL AUTHORITY
South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. VIEWING
Strictly by appointment with the Sole Agents, Luscombe Maye of 6 Fore Street, South Brent, TQ10 9BQ. Telephone 01364 646 178 for details.