- Idyllic coastal village
- Wonderful holiday retreat
- Income potential
- Plenty of character throughout
- Located in the heart of the village
- CHAIN FREE
Property Description: DESCRIPTION
Are you looking for a bolt hole or a holiday let investment? Then look no further! Dating from the 13th century, yet remaining unlisted, this cottage is a real gem! Whilst requiring modernisation, Hillside Cottage oozes potential with its wealth of charm and character features throughout. A separate private garden enjoying lovely views, together with a detached timber garage/boat store compliments the overall offering.
Being only a stones throw from the dramatic South Devon coast and within striking distance of the wonderful 13th Century Journeys End Inn, what's not to like?
Book your viewing early to avoid disappointment! LOCATION
Ringmore is an old smuggling village, well known for its old church and colour-washed cottages, not far from the cliff tops just around from Bigbury Bay. The beach at Ayrmer Cove is within walking distance. The very popular Journey's End Inn which is a 13th Century Free House serves locally sourced food and a wide range of real ales. Holywell Stores & Post Office situated at St Ann's Chapel is open 7 days a week and can provide all your daily grocery needs. Bigbury-on-Sea nearby is a very desirable coastal village in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Famous for its magnificent sandy beaches and glorious views over Burgh Island with the renowned Art Deco hotel and the historic Pilchard Inn. ACCOMMODATION
Stone steps with a pitched tiled canopy porch over lead up to a timber opening into the entrance lobby with stairs rising to the first floor, steps down to the lounge and timber door to the kitchen/diner, which is good sized double aspect open plan room benefitting from features such as a vaulted ceiling with original exposed timbers and window seat. To one end is a fitted kitchen with plumbing for washing machine, built in electric oven and hob with space for other appliances and a stable door to outside. The delightful lounge has original exposed timbers, window to front elevation with window seat and central fireplace with inset wood burning stove in stone surround on a tiled hearth.
On the first floor there is a large double aspect bedroom with built in storage, original timbers pitched to the eaves, fireplace in stone surround with timber bresummer beam and a door at the far end leading to the en-suite shower room.
Accessed externally and below the shower room is a useful store room with power, water and electric meters. OUTSIDE
Set to one side of the cottage is a small area of planted garden with the main garden being slightly separate but providing a large area of lawn and a wonderful setting for alfresco dining and taking in the superb valley sea views. Adjoining the garden and accessed from the lane via a tarmac roadway is the useful detached timber garage/boat store. SERVICES
Mains electricity, water and drainage. Electric heating. LOCAL AUTHORITY
South Hams District Council. Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. www.southhams.com COUNCIL TAX
Band B VIEWINGS
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