- Stunning period home
- Historic features
- Tasteful interiors
- Stunning Living room
- Modern kitchen
- Three or four bedrooms
- Versatile layout
- Delightful rear garden
- Private driveway
- Picturesque Rural location
The Old School is a delightful cottage and a stylish and contemporary home which retains all of its period features and historic charm. This lovely property Pre-dates 1839 and has evolved through the years from one of the original farm buildings in the area to a Mission chapel and then to a school for local children. In the 1950's the Old School was renovated and converted into the private dwelling that it is now and has been upgraded in recent years to offer tasteful home comforts.
The light and bright living room is Central to the house and benefits from high ceilings and a beautiful curved wall with feature windows, the attractive kitchen is positioned to the rear of the house with slate floors and space for dining. The bedrooms are arranged over two floors with the Master bedroom, second bedroom and a bathroom on the first floor and a further two rooms downstairs with another bathroom and separate WC. The downstairs level can be semi-separate from the rest of the house with rear access to the garden, there is excellent storage throughout the house with built-in wardrobes in each bedroom.
To the rear of the house is a secluded and well-cared for garden which is tiered over several levels and includes a quiet patio accessed from the back door, a charming raised seating area with decking and to the top an upper garden laid to lawn with superb views of the Village and surrounding countryside. The house offers rare parking on the private driveway.
Goveton is a peaceful hamlet offering a quiet rural location whilst being only two miles from Kingsbridge with its shops, leisure centre, restaurants, cafes and more. Goveton is also close to the beautiful South Devon coastline with its spectacular cliffs, coves and beaches and beautiful walks over National Trust owned headlands. The Salcombe and Dart Estuaries are readily accessible with their excellent sailing and boating facilities and golf courses at Thurlestone, Bigbury and Dartmouth. SERVICES
Mains electricity and water. Oil fired central heating and recently installed private sewerage treatment
Freehold COUNCIL TAX
Band F DIRECTIONS
From Fore Street in Kingsbridge proceed up the hill and bear right following the one way system onto Duncombe Street, Proceed straight on into Church Street and take the next right in to Belle Cross Road. Follow this road into the countryside and bear left sign posted Goveton and Buckland Tout Saints. Proceed along this road until you reach the hamlet of Goveton, The Old School will be found on the left. LOCAL AUTHORITY
South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. VIEWINGS
Viewing strictly by appointment with Luscombe Maye 01548 800178.