An exceptional Grade II Listed cottage with far-reaching views. Three bedrooms, immaculately presented, front and rear gardens, car port/workshop, detached garden studio, spacious kitchen/diner, large sitting room, character features throughout.
South Lake Cottage is located in the delightful hamlet of Poundsgate. Recreational opportunities on Dartmoor and communications are easy on the A38/Devon Expressway linking to the M5 motorway network and mainline railway stations in Totnes and Newton Abbot which provide direct links to London Paddington. The famous village of Widecombe in the Moor is close by with its distinctive tower reputed to be the tallest of any church in Devon and known as the 'Cathedral in the Moor'. Widecombe has a desirable primary school, post office and village shop and two pubs including the award winning Rugglestone Inn.DESCRIPTION
South Lake Cottage is an immaculately presented Grade II Listed character cottage dating back to the mid 1600s.The south facing cottage is located in the heart of Poundsgate & sits in an elevated position with far-reaching views to Rippon Tor, Buckland Beacon and Blackslade Down. There are beautiful gardens to the front and rear of the property, together with a good sized car port and detached garden/studio. Inside the property there are three bedrooms, spacious living accommodation on the ground floor with kitchen/diner and exceptionally large lounge with original character features.ACCOMMODATION
Stable door to kitchen/diner with fitted units, granite work surfaces, engineered oak flooring and woodburner. Ground floor WC off main kitchen plus storage, plumbing and power for appliances. Rear extension with matching granite worksurface and cupboards, sink and door to rear. Large lounge with engineered oak flooring, exposed beams, inglenook granite fireplace, bread oven & woodburner. First floor with 2 bedrooms having front aspect windows. Large landing to master bedroom with dual aspect windows and far reaching views. Stylish bathroom has underfloor heating, walk-in waterfall shower, separate bath, WC, bidet and wash hand basin.OUTSIDE
A 5-bar gate leads to parking area and car port, which has solar panels on roof, a range of work surfaces, storage cupboards and an attached tool shed - making it an ideal workshop. Next to the log store is the detached fully insulated studio, with power and a shingle roof. Sunny front garden with moorland views, is well-established with lawn, borders, vegetable plot, fruit trees and corner shed. A cobbled path leads through the garden from car port to cottage. Accessed through the cottage, the wildflower garden to the rear has lawn, a small pond and views over fields a lovely area in which to capture the early morning sun.SERVICES
Mains water, electricity, hot water and central heating via electric system, Mains drainage and solar panels on the car port.LOCAL AUTHORITY
Teignbridge District Council. T: 01626 361101.VIEWING
Strictly by prior appointment with Stags Totnes property office on 01803 865454DIRECTIONS
From the A38, exit at the Pear Tree junction at Ashburton and follow signs onto the Moor for Poundsgate. South Lake Cottage is found immediately on the left, close to the Tavistock Inn Public House.