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Property details

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom


  • Garage and Driveway Parking
  • Open Fireplace
  • Exposed Beams
  • Nearby Beaches
  • Oil Fired Central Heating

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Since listed: 1926 page views


How to get there From Kingsbridge take the A381 Salcombe Road and after about 2 miles turn right signposted South Milton. As you enter the village the property is immediately on the right.

Situation The White Cottage is located in the popular and sought after village of South Milton a mile from the lovely sandy beaches and spectacular cliff top walking.

The nearby village of Thurlestone has a primary school, village shop and post office, church, the Village Inn public house and the 4-star Thurlestone Hotel with private health club facilities. An 18 hole golf course spanning the coastline is within about half a mile and there is a further 18 hole golf course at Bigbury, flanking the mouth of the River Avon.

The south Devon coastal path is within a short walking distance with the lovely coastal walk to Hope Cove in the east and Bantham to the west.

Thurlestone Rock is situated just off South Milton Sands which is backed by sand dunes owned by the National Trust and has a café, toilets and car park. The beach is life-guarded during the main holiday season and is launching point for windsurfers. Behind the beach is South Milton Ley, one of three small wetlands south of the village of South Milton.

Salcombe is about 3 miles distant situated at the mouth of Kingsbridge estuary with it beautiful unspoilt harbour. The town has an excellent reputation for sailing and boating and offers a wide range of watersports facilities.

The town of Kingsbridge is 2 miles distant and has an excellent range of shops, cafes and restuarants and recreational facilities including health care, cottage hospital, leisure centre with indoor swimming pool and bowls arena, primary schools and the highly regarded Community College.

Description The White Cottage is an immaculately presented Grade II listed mainly thatched period cottage set in the sought after village of South Milton. The property retains many character features including oak beams, stone fireplaces, and cottage style windows. The cottage enjoys delightful front and rear gardens laid mainly to lawn and parking, including a garage.

The accommodation comprises:

kitchen A cottage-style kitchen with exposed beams and stone floor, a range of wooden wall and floor units, Belfast sink and drainer, marble worktop, tiled splashback, electric oven, Neff induction hob with extractor fan over, space for fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Dual aspect windows to side and rear.

Bedroom three A large double bedroom with window to rear and wooden window ledge.

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open plan living room/dining room A spacious living room with open fireplace with stone hearth and oak lintel, exposed beams and windows to front and side aspect with wooden window ledges.

Dining room with wooden floor and window ledges, built in attractive wooden cupboards, under stairs storage, fireplace with stone hearth and wooden lintel over and windows to front and side aspect.

Oak stairs up to:

landing With large storage cupboard and loft access.

Bedroom one A spacious double bedroom with exposed beams and feature grate, dual aspect windows to front and side.

Bedroom two A double bedroom with exposed beams and window to front aspect.

Bathroom Family bathroom with bath and shower over, hand basin, WC, heated towel rail, wooden shelving and window to side aspect.

Outside Enclosed rear garden laid mainly to lawn with patio area, ideal for al fresco dining. Detached stone wet room/utility room with shower, WC, Belfast sink and washing machine.

Steps up to front garden with lawned area, entrance to garage and a gravel driveway with access to the garage from the rear of the property.

Tenure Freehold.

Services Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil fired central heating.

Council tax Council Tax Band 'tbc'

local authority South Hams District Council
Follaton House
Plymouth Road

viewing Strictly by appointment with the agents:
Luscombe Maye
62 Fore Street

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Bantham Ferry Landing 2.2 miles
  • Kingsbridge Ferry Landing 2.3 miles
  • Thurlestone All Saints Church of England Academy 1.5 miles
  • West Alvington Church of England Academy 1.6 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Bantham Ferry Landing 2.2 miles
  • Kingsbridge Ferry Landing 2.3 miles
  • Thurlestone All Saints Church of England Academy 1.5 miles
  • West Alvington Church of England Academy 1.6 miles

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Average estimated value for a house in TQ7:

  • £284,528
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  • £15,887
  • (5.914%)
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9th Oct 2019 £500,000 First listed
24th Nov 2004 £333,500 Last sold

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