Folly Cottage , Venton, Plymouth
County: Devon Sale Type: Freehold Reference: 100559002964 Category: Freehold
- OUTSTANDING OPEN & COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS
- Former Miners Cottage
- Charming Rural Hamlet
- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Receptions
- Log Burner
- Exposed Beams & Slate Floors
- Parking for 2 Cars
LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION Folly Cottages was formerly a Miners Cottage and much of its original character features have been lovingly restored. The property benefits from a large open plan kitchen/dining room with slate flagstone flooring and has large windows provide panoramic views over the surrounding countryside and Dartmoor. To the rear of the cottage is a lovely living room with a wonderful inglenook fireplace and double burn efficient log burner and slate flagstone flooring. To the front of the property over the road there is a private parking area for 2 cars. The property enjoys a unique position because whilst it is located in a quiet rural setting in the charming Hamlet of Venton which is only a short drive to the nearby town of Ivybridge which provides plenty of Facilities and Amenities including South Hams Leisure Centre and excellent junior and senior schools. The train station and the A38 provide easy access to Plymouth or Exeter. The property is within easy reach of Dartmoor which offers excellent walking/riding opportunities.
ACCOMMODATION Wood effect UPVC double glazed front door leads into :-
KITCHEN/DINER Sloped ceilings with velux skylights and exposed beams. Three double glazed windows to the front of the property having outstanding views across the valley towards open countryside and Dartmoor in the distance. Further window to the rear. Range of modern floor based units with rolled edge worksurfaces over. Stainless steel sink with mixer tap over. Space and plumbing for cooker, washing machine and fridge freezer. Central heating radiator. Slate floors. Open plan through to :-
DINING ROOM Alcove with down lighter. Slate flooring. Central heating radiator.Double doors through to the Living room.
LIVIING ROOM Exposed beamed to the ceiling. Feature stone fireplace with inset double burn log burner with timber mantle over and stone hearth. Alcove with fitted shelving. Double glazed window with window seat looking out over the rear gardens. Bifold doors give access to character steep staircase rising to the first floor. Understairs cupboard. Slate flooring. Central heating radiator. Door leading out on to the rear gardens.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING Timber clad ceiling. Loft hatch. Doors to :-
BEDROOM 1 Window looking out over the rear gardens and out over the farmland and open countryside. Timber clad ceiling. Part wainscoting to some walls.Central heating radiator. Built-in storage cupboard.
BEDROOM 2 Window overlooking the front of the property having outstanding views across the valley towards open countryside and Dartmoor in the distance. Central heating radiator.Useful fitted shelving.
BATHROOM Obscured glazed window to the front. Freestanding bath with mixer tap and contemporary shower over. Pedestal wash hand basin with chromed towel rail. WC. Ladder style towel radiator. Part tiled walls.
OUTSIDE Steps up form the road to a patio area again enjoying spectacular views out across the valley toward Dartmoor in the distance. Pathway around to the side where there is a wood store and leads around to the rear patio. Central stone steps lead up to the good sized rear gardens which slope up to timber decked feature and timber shed. Fruit Trees. From here outstanding panoramic views across farmland and the whole valley towards Dartmoor in the distance. To the front there is a useful below patio storage cupboard.
PARKING BAY Across the road there is a concreted PARKING BAY giving off road parking for two cars.
AGENTS NOTES Council Tax Band B. Payable to South Hams District Council. Mains water. Private drainage through a shared septic tank.
DIRECTIONS From Lee Mill turn right into New Park Road after just under half a mile turn right signposted Venton. Continue along this road for 3/4 mile and take the turning on your left to Venton. Shortly after entering Venton 4 Folly Cottages will be found on your left handside with the parking area. If approaching from Yealmpton turn right into Yealmbury Hill and continue to the end of the road. At the T junction turn right heading in the direction of Lee Mill. After crossing the bridge that goes over the A38 take the first left signposted to Venton. Continue along this road for 3/4 mile and take the turning on your left to Venton. Shortly after entering Venton 4 Folly Cottages will be found on your left handside. A38 within 10 min drive and Plymouth is only 10 miles away.
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49 Hyde Rd, Paignton, TQ4 5BP
Tel: 01803 521111
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