The Sidings is a beautiful contemporary home in the centre of Totnes. Designed for family living the open plan double volume living area is a triumph of light and space and perfect for both living and entertaining.
Accessed from St Johns Terrace, a no through road, you approach the house past the 2 off street parking spaces through an oversized front door to a bright entrance hall with wall to wall fitted cupboards. On this floor is a workshop/Bedroom5 and bedroom 4/Home Office, with views across to Totnes Castle, these two rooms share a Jack and Jill large wet room with shower. Access to the store room/former garage is from the workshop and external garage door and is the perfect place for bikes, SUPS, canoes etc.
Stairs lead down to the garden level where you will find a huge split level open plan living space with exposed timber flooring. The whole of one wall is made from floor to ceiling bi fold doors opening up onto the south facing garden whilst the room is flooded with light from the 6 roof lights.
On the lower level is the large kitchen area with moveable breakfast bar. The fully fitted kitchen with concrete tiled floors has wall and base units with polished concrete work surfaces and there is space for a 5 ring gas range cooker with twin ovens. Across from the kitchen is the large dining area with space for seating 10. The upper level is a cosy sitting room with exposed timber floors. Also on this floor is the Guest WC and large utility room with wall and base units and space for washing machine and tumble dryer.
On the first floor you will find the bright master bedroom with barrelled ceilings with dressing room (this could be turned into an ensuite bathroom). Twin glazed doors lead out to the south facing balcony with lovely views over garden, Totnes and the countryside. There are a further 2 double bedrooms and a large luxury family bathroom with standalone bath and separate shower.
To the front of the house are 2 off street parking spaces and a garage door leading to the store room (this could be converted back to a garage) and a gravelled area perfect for storing bikes. Access to the garden is to each side of the house. This is South facing and easy to maintain, mainly laid to artificial grass there is a paved sun deck accessed directly from the living area which is a perfect place for alfresco dining. Steps lead down to a further small garden area which would lend itself to a vegetable garden. A gate leads onto the rear pedestrian access.
The Sidings is located adjacent to the railway line. It is located in the catchment area of The Grove (OFSTED Outstanding) with many other well regarded Nursery, Primary and Secondary schools nearby. Totnes is a medieval market town which is surrounded by the beautiful rolling countryside of the South Hams. Located at the navigable 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 many privately owned shops and art galleries.
Totnes main line Train station is approx. 200 metres away with its direct connection to London Paddington (approx. 2hr 45mins) Exeter St Davids (approx. 35 mins) and Plymouth (approx. 30 mins). Exeter airport is 30 miles away (approx. 40 mins) giving direct flights to London, UK and Europe. The A38 giving access to the motorway network is about a 10 minute drive. Services – Mains Gas, Electricity, Water and Drainage. Tenure Freehold
Directions From the bottom of Fore Street by the Seven Stars proceed along Coronation Rd and take the second exit on Station Rd. Just before the traffic lights turn into St Johns Terrace and you will find The Sidings approx. 100m on your left hand side.
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