Melody Cottage, Church Lane, Slapton, Kingsbridge, TQ7

Melody Cottage

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Reception Room

3 bedroom cottage for sale

  • Reference Number KIN180364
  • Agent Marchand Petit Kingsbridge
  • Agent Number 01548 857 588

Guide price £400,000

About this property

A true Devon gem in the heart of Slapton. Lovingly and sympathetically renovated throughout by its current owners a detached garage with off street parking is also available by separate negotiation.

Melody Cottage is a true Devon gem. Tucked away in the heart of Slapton village this character cottage has been lovingly and sympathetically renovated throughout by its current owners.

The entrance door opens to a wonderful sitting room with exposed ceiling beams, oak flooring, fireplace with wood burner and stairs to the first floor. The kitchen/dining room also has exposed painted beams, tiled flooring with underfloor heating, windows to the front, one having a window seat and a door to a modest rear cobbled courtyard seating area. The kitchen is fully fitted with Keller oak units, Rangemaster cooker with hood and a useful utility cupboard. Completing the downstairs is the wet room. Upstairs the landing has a feature window which has been styled on the arched church door. There are 3 charming bedrooms and a bathroom, with bedroom 1 having exposed roof trusses and window seat. A short distance from the property is a detached garage with off road parking for 2 cars which is a premium in Slapton.

Slapton is a beautiful and very popular village, being close to the coast, just inland from the famous Slapton Sands and lying midway between Kingsbridge and Dartmouth. It has a thriving local community with two excellent public houses, a new community village store, village hall, church and chapel. Slapton Ley Nature Reserve attracts visitors from all over the world and is the largest freshwater lake in the south west.


Mains electricity, water and drainage. Electric radiators (can be linked to App).

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 Torcross, passing through the villages of West Charleton, East Charleton, Chillington, Frogmore and Stokenham. Pass through Torcross and take the left turn into Sands Road up to Slapton. Go down the hill past the sign for Totnes and take the first right turn, the property is the second house in on the right-hand side.

Kingsbridge 7 miles; Salcombe 13 miles; Dartmouth 7 miles (distances are approximate)

Key Features

Melody Cottage, Church Lane, Slapton, Kingsbridge, TQ7
  • Beautifully renovated character cottage
  • Central village location
  • Exposed beams and roof timbers
  • 3 charming bedrooms
  • Sitting room with wood burner
  • Kitchen/dining room
  • Wet room and bathroom
  • Cobbled rear courtyard
  • Garage and off road parking (by separate negotiation)


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