This lovely home is a striking four storey Georgian Grade II listed property, centrally located in the popular market town of Totnes. Recently sympathetically renovated to an exacting standard, it provides well-proportioned and elegant accommodation throughout and retains many period features.
Situated on The Plains, the house is approached directly off the street through a wrought iron gate providing access to the front door. On the ground floor, there is an elegant drawing room with large sash windows with working shutters looking out onto the street which makes it a wonderfully bright room especially benefitting from the morning sun. There is a study/ bedroom 3, WC and very useful large utility/cloak room which has a sink and plumbing for a washing machine. This whole floor would make for a great home office space.
Stairs lead up to the first floor, which has a large sitting room with sash window to the front, with feature fireplace with marble surround and in one corner the added attraction of a rather fun children’s play castle! Oversized sash windows lead onto a balcony with wrought iron balustrade. A door leads through to the kitchen/diner which has a range of fitted and free standing wooden units, solid hardwood work surfaces, a Smeg oven and hob, integrated dishwasher and a double Butler’s sink. On this floor there is also the luxury family bathroom with free standing oval bath and wood panelled walls.
On the second floor is the master bedroom with a large sash window, fireplace with wood surround and fitted cupboards to either side and an ensuite bathroom with free standing roll topped bath. Bedroom 2 is also on this floor with viewsover the town towards Totnes castle. There is also a WC.
Stairs lead up into the third floor which is a stunning open plan room which spans the entire lwidth of the house and has casement windows to the front and a little half-moon window to the side. Currently divided up to provide three distinct areas with wooden divides, this offers a marvellous space for bedroom 4, office or a play/media room.
Situated on the The Plains in the heart of Totnes, the property benefits from being very centrally located on the level and within an easy walk to all amenities. Totnes is a medieval market town which is surrounded by the beautiful rolling countryside of the South Hams. Located at the head of the River Dart this unique town has a worldwide reputation for its lively, diverse community and relaxed atmosphere. There are a plethora of restaurants, bars and pubs as well as independent shops.
Totnes main Line Train Station is approximately a 10 minute walk away with its direct connection to London Paddington (approx. 2hr 45mins) Exeter St David’s (approx. 35 mins) and Plymouth (approx. 30mins). Exeter Airport is 30 miles away (approx. 40mins) giving direct flights to London, UK and Europe. The A38 giving access to the motorway network is about a 10 minute drive.
Directions The property is located on The Plains at the bottom of Fore Street.
Garage The garage is located in The carrions a few minutes’ walk away.
Services – Mains Gas, Electricity, Water and Drainage.