Wellcombe Cottage, Goveton, Kingsbridge, TQ7

Wellcombe Cottage

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms

3 bedroom cottage for sale

  • Reference Number KIN210279
  • Agent Marchand Petit Kingsbridge
  • Agent Number 01548 857 588

Guide price £1,000,000

About this property

Set in 3/4 of an acre is this beautiful Grade II listed, part thatched cottage, full of character features with a modern contemporary twist and light filled sociable living spaces, located in the centre of this picturesque village with beautiful views surrounded by the rolling hills of the South Devon countryside.

Wellcombe Cottage is just that, welcoming! This beautiful Grade II listed, part thatched, cottage is full of character features with a modern contemporary twist and is full of light filled sociable living spaces. On the ground floor is a home office, sitting room and dining room, both have feature stone fireplaces fitted with wood burner's, slate floors and ceiling beams. The modern kitchen has fitted floor units, Stoves range cooker, Belfast sink, breakfast bar, walk-in pantry and to the far end is a utility room and arched walkway into the garden room which is superb and has bifold doors opening out to the patio. Off the hall are 2 double bedrooms both with stable doors opening to the garden, 2 shower rooms and the boiler room.

Upstairs is the master bedroom which is accessed via a staircase off the sitting room and it's stunning with triple aspect windows, beams, oak flooring and a superb en-suite bathroom with copper bath and separate shower.

Outside is a pretty lawned front garden with patio seating area and planted shrub/flower borders, bound by a stone wall. To the side are double gates allowing access onto the driveway with off road parking for 2 or 3 vehicles. There is a further patio seating area which is a wonderful place to sit and take in the beauty of the established lawned landscaped garden with an abundance of plants, shrubs and trees. The property also comes with a linhay, greenhouse, vegetable plot and at the top of the garden is a studio with bifold doors and patio seating area which again is a lovely place to sit and relax. The garage Is off the lane to the left-hand side of the property and has electric up and over door to the front and a pedestrian access door to the rear. Further along the lane through the five-bar gate is additional land used for parking/storage.

Goveton is a peaceful hamlet well off the beaten track, yet within two miles of Kingsbridge and all its facilities, and close also to the beautiful South Devon coastline with its spectacular cliffs, coves and beaches and beautiful walks over National Trust owned headlands. Also, readily accessible are the Salcombe and Dart Estuaries with their excellent sailing and boating facilities and golf courses at Thurlestone, Bigbury and Dartmouth.

Mains electricity, gas and water. Gas fired boiler. Private drainage.

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 our Kingsbridge office at the top of Fore Street, turn right into Duncombe Street, follow this road over the crossroads and bear left as it joins Church Street and proceed up the hill. Where the pedestrian bridge crosses the road turn right into Belle Cross Road, follow this road for about a third of a mile then turn left signed Goveton. After about a mile you reach the village of Goveton, go past the old telephone box, follow the road round to the right and the property is on the left-hand side.

Kingsbridge 2 miles; Salcombe 8 miles; Totnes 11 miles (distances are approximate)

Key Features

Wellcombe Cottage, Goveton, Kingsbridge, TQ7
  • Detached Grade II listed part thatched cottage
  • Immaculately presented
  • Over 2,000 Sq.ft of accommodation
  • Home office
  • Separate studio
  • Linhay
  • Garage and driveway parking
  • Beautifully landscaped gardens
  • Picturesque hamlet location
  • 2 miles from Kingsbridge
  • 6 miles to South Milton Sands



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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

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