Primley Woods Cottage, Totnes Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ3

Primley Woods Cottage

  • 7 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms

7 bedroom house for sale

  • Reference Number TOT180121
  • Agent Marchand Petit Totnes
  • Agent Number 01803 847 979

Guide price £550,000

About this property

Large versatile property perfect for joint family living or income potential, south west facing gardens and parking. EPC Rating D.

Primley Woods Cottage was converted from the coach house for Primley House, main residence of Herbert Whitley, founder of Paignton Zoo. The accommodation of approx. 2700 sq. ft. is over three floors has been completely refurbished by the current owners and is arranged as two separate dwellings. The garden flat forms the ground floor comprising 2/3 bedrooms and walled level garden. To the upper floors Primley Woods Cottage provides a four bedroom home with extensive elevated terraces from the conservatory/garden room providing far reaching views and direct access onto Primley Woods. The property also has the distinct advantage of a studio room perfect for people needing to work from home or hobby space.

The three coastal towns of Torquay, Paignton and Brixham together form the Borough of Torbay, Paignton being the family friendly holiday resort with its sandy beaches, promenade and historic harbour. Paignton is also a popular residential town with an array of shops, supermarkets and other facilities. There is good primary and secondary schooling including two ‘Outstanding’ Grammar schools. Transport links are excellent with local rail services as well direct trains to London, The A380 ring road on to the South Devon link road provides access to the M5, Exeter and beyond.

From the Totnes office of Marchand Petit at the roundabout take the 3rd exit to Bridgetown at the end of the road turn right onto Bridgetown Hill. Continue on the A385 until you reach Tweenaway Cross and continue straight ahead passing Paignton Zoo on your right. Take the first left onto Waterleat Road and turn immediately right into the grounds of Primley House and continue past the main house to the courtyard where Primley Woods Cottage can be found directly ahead.

Totnes 6 miles Torquay 4 miles Brixham 6 miles (approx.)

Key Features

Primley Woods Cottage, Totnes Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ3
  • Income potential or space for two families
  • Large south west facing gardens
  • Off road parking
  • Far reaching sea views
  • Secluded, quiet location
  • Total of 6/7 bedrooms


Floorplan 1

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WatersideThe Plains Totnes Devon TQ9 5YS

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am to 4.00pm
Sunday viewings by appointment


01803 847 979