The Downs, Thurlestone, Kingsbridge, TQ7

The Downs

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Reception Room

3 bedroom flat/apartment for sale

  • Reference Number KIN190031
  • Agent Marchand Petit Kingsbridge
  • Agent Number 01548 857 588


About this property

A 2/3 Bedroom apartment set on 4 floors, each room enjoying breathtaking views of the South Hams and South Devon coastline.

From the shared entrance hall is the front door to the apartment opening to a spacious and bright hall, with shower room off. From here stairs lead up to the first floor where there is a good sized sitting/dining room with fire place and kitchen with fine views to the Avon estuary and Burgh Island. On the second floor there are 2 bedrooms both with skylights and wonderful views and a 'Jack and Jill' bathroom again with far reaching views to Dartmoor. From the landing paddle stairs take you up to an attic room with vaulted ceilings and skylight with views to Burgh Island. Outside the communal grounds extend to approximately 3 acres with lawned areas, communal gardens with seating areas to enjoy the views, lovely natural stone walling and rockeries. The communal gravelled parking is found at the end of the drive and from the garden there is direct access to a footpath which leads on to the Coastal Path.

Thurlestone is an attractive village situated close to the spectacular Devon Coast in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the South West Coast Path is the only hike in the UK to have made it into the highly respected Lonely Planet Adventures Guide Book. A short stroll takes you across to Thurlestone Sands with the landmark Thurlestone Rock, the popular ‘Beach House’ café and Thurlestone Marsh, one of three small wetlands south of the village. Thurlestone has a vibrant community with popular primary school, a busy village hall, shop and post office, pub and church. There is even a converted BT Red Phone Box providing ‘The Thurlestone Book Exchange’. The Thurlestone Hotel has a superb health club with spa, indoor and outdoor swimming pools and there is a fine 18-hole links golf course. The nearby market town of Kingsbridge provides a good range of shops, a health centre, leisure centre with indoor swimming pool, library, schools and churches.


Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Electric night storage heaters.

Maintenance and Service Charges

The Downs Management Company Ltd£50.00 per annum Ground rent.£1,200 per annum Service charge plus £78.60 Sinking Fund.

Fixtures and Fittings

All items in the written text of these particulars are included in the sale. All others are expressly excluded regardless of inclusion in any photographs. Purchasers must satisfy themselves that any equipment included in the sale of the property is in satisfactory order.


Very strictly by appointment only through Marchand Petit (Kingsbridge office) 01548 857588.

From Kingsbridge take the A379 towards Plymouth. Go through Churchstow and at the Bantham roundabout take the 1st left on to the A381 towards Salcombe. Turn right at the Thurlestone sign and continue for approximately 2 1/2 miles. On entering the village of Thurlestone drive past the Primary School then take the right turn at the sign posted Bantham and Buckland, follow this lane and The Downs will be found a short way down on the left-hand side through the brick pillar entrance.

Kingsbridge 5 miles; Salcombe 7 miles; Totnes 16 miles (distances are approximate)

Key Features

The Downs, Thurlestone, Kingsbridge, TQ7
  • Apartment set over 4 floors
  • 2/3 double bedrooms
  • Attic room (bed 3)
  • Sitting/dining room
  • Kitchen
  • Communal Gardens
  • Parking
  • Elevated position
  • Stunning views
  • Short walk to the beach


Floorplan 1

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94 Fore Street Kingsbridge Devon TQ7 1PP

Opening Hours

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


01548 857 588