A unique and extremely spacious attached converted cider barn with contemporary features and large garden in a sought after position, close to the historic town centre.
Kimberley is a strikingly unusual and versatile attached character town centre property in a secluded, almost hidden position. This interesting property offers flexible 3 /4 bedroomed family sized accommodation with spacious rooms, oak and slate flooring, exposed beams, studio/workroom and a well-appointed kitchen. The property benefits from gas central heating serving warm air ducting and double glazing. Outside is a cobbled area and path opening into a very good-sized garden with mature trees, together with garage with planning consent for conversion to additional accommodation and parking area for up to 3 cars.
To conclude; Kimberley will appeal to buyers seeking something completely unique. This could be a delightful family home for indeed anybody seeking a centrally situated individual property that particularly lends itself to people with an artistic or creative temperament.
Kimberley occupies a very private position, set back from Collins Road and a short walking distance from The Narrows and Totnes High Street. This ancient market town is famed for its fine period buildings, colour and diversity. There is an interesting range of small shops, cafes, restaurants, galleries and excellent educational provision. Nearby Dartington Hall, about 2 miles, is a celebrated centre for the performing arts and progressive education. The surrounding South Hams countryside is ideal for outdoor pursuits and the beautiful South Devon coast is within short motoring distance. In addition, Totnes benefits from a mainline railway station to London Paddington.
Half glazed stable front door to:
- ENTRANCE HALL
With part glazed front door. Storage recess with understairs cupboard. Slate slab flooring. LED lighting. Oak bespoke staircase to first floor. Oak display shelf.
- SITTING ROOM16' 10'' x 12' 2'' (5.13m x 3.71m)
Double aspect windows with inset deep stone sills. Fitted bookshelves. Woodburning stove, T.V. point. Parquet flooring. Arched doorway to:
- BEDROOM 4/STUDY12' 10'' x 9' 1'' (3.91m x 2.77m)
Double aspect windows. Telephone point. LED lights. Parquet flooring.
Stairs from Entrance Hall (previously mentioned) to:
- DINING ROOM/KITCHEN17' 6'' x 17' 0'' (5.33m x 5.18m)
Front aspect windows with deep Yorkshire stone sills. Space for large table and chairs. Kitchen area with long island unit with hardwood worksurface. Inset twin bowl ceramic sink with mixer taps. Plumbing for dishwasher. Space for large range cooker (gas point). Extensive base units and worksurfaces. Fitted wall shelves. Fridge freezer space. LED lighting and oak flooring. Telephone point. Half glazed door with oak inner window to:
- REAR/SECONDARY HALL
Door to outside. Exposed stonework. Cupboard housing gas meter. LED lighting. Oak flooring and glazed doors to:
- CLOAKROOM/SHOWER ROOM
Superb twin bowl ceramic sink, hardwood worksurface, plumbing and space for washing machine. Towel rail/radiator. Tiled raised cubicle with fitted shower unit. W.C. LED lighting and oak flooring.
- FIRST FLOOR LANDING
With oak banisters and uprights. Glazed roof windows and rear aspect window enjoying town and countryside views. Eco skirting heating. Exposed beams into roof apex.
- INNER LANDING
With rear aspect window enjoying similar view. Roof window. Rustic stone sill. Extensive walk-in clothes storage area. Rear window with rustic sill. Cupboard housing gas combination boiler for central heating and hot water.
- BEDROOM 38' 10'' x 8' 4'' (2.69m x 2.54m)
Front aspect roof window. Roof beams. Gothic style entrance door. Painted floorboards.
- FAMILY BATHROOM
Victorian freestanding cast iron roll top bath. Pedestal wash basin with mirror above and shaver point. Recess with double cubicle and chrome shower unit. Projecting cupboard with oak worksurface. W.C. Towel rail.
- BEDROOM 1/LIVING ROOM17' 2'' x 14' 0'' (5.23m x 4.26m)
Double aspect with stone sills and roof window. Roof beams. Fitted log burning stove and slate hearth. Thermostat. Town and countryside views. Opening into:
- BEDROOM 212' 10'' x 10' 2'' (3.91m x 3.10m)
Triple aspect room with slate sills and town and countryside views. Fitted shelves. Telephone point. Built in desk area with panelled window. Fitted bookshelves.
A tarmac recess and courtyard leads through a wooden door into the private yard and grounds with access to the front door. Random stone paving provides ample space for shrubs and tubs and tall period stone boundary walling with mature climbers. The pathway extends past the front elevation of the property and opens into the main garden area. This comprises of a meandering lawn with a wealth of mature shrubs enclosing various steps and pathways, three wildlife ponds, cultivated flower borders, secluded seating areas and two very useful small polytunnels. There is also access to a large garage, extensive parking area approached through wide double wooden gates leading from a side lane.
On Foot: From The Plains in Totnes proceed through Fore Street and under the arch into High Street. Continue up the hill and through The Narrows and just before reaching Plymouth Road take right into Collins Road. Proceed for a short distance and the entrance to Kimberley will be seen on the left hand side behind The Forge Yoga Centre.