The Downs, Thurlestone, Kingsbridge, TQ7

The Downs

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms

4 bedroom flat/apartment for sale

  • Reference Number KIN190167
  • Agent Marchand Petit Kingsbridge
  • Agent Number 01548 857 588

Guide price £550,000

About this property

A spacious 4 bedroom penthouse apartment enjoying stunning views of the surrounding South Hams countryside and coastline.

From the communal entrance are stairs leading to the spacious penthouse apartment with vaulted ceilings throughout. The bright and airy sitting room has patio doors to the balcony and door to the dining room, each having breath-taking views of the South Devon coastline and surrounding countryside. The new kitchen has a comprehensive range of fitted units with integrated appliances and Velux skylights providing wonderful views. There are 4 double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master bedroom has a dressing area with fitted wardrobes, en-suite bathroom and enjoys lovely views to Burgh Island and the Avon estuary.
Outside are approximately 3 acres of communal grounds including lawns and gardens with seating all surrounded by natural stone walling and rockeries making this a lovely place to sit and enjoy the views. 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. Oil fired boiler. Private drainage.Leasehold - 999 years from 30.04.1980.The Downs Management Company Ltd own the freehold.Ground rent - £50.00 per annum.Service charge - £500.92 per quarter, covers external maintenance, buildings insurance, gardening.

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
  • Penthouse apartment
  • Stunning coastal and countryside views
  • Bright rooms with vaulted ceilings
  • Spacious sitting room wtih balcony
  • Separate dining room
  • New fitted kitchen
  • Master bed with en-suite and dressing area
  • Communal grounds/gardens


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