1 Lower New Houses South Allington Kingsbridge


1 Lower New Houses South Allington Kingsbridge

A delightful south facing Terraced Cottage, situated off a rural country lane between the two hamlets of South Allington and Chivelstone, on the Prawle Peninsular that lies to the east of Kingsbridge. The cottage combines fully modernised living with the original period features to create a lovely home, offering ample parking, courtyard garden and a large paddock with open country views.

No.1 Lower New Houses is of solid stone construction under a recently re-slated roof with PVCu double glazed windows and rear door. The current owners have continually modernised the cottage, which was also re-wired six years ago. There is also existing planning consent that has already been implemented (in part) to create a second floor, to form an extra double bedroom and ensuite. The accommodation featuring a wealth of old timber and charm comprises:


Key Features

  • Rural location
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Garden
  • parking for 4 cars

Property Details

Property Type Cottage
Postcode TQ7 2LZ
Council Tax Band Band B

Energy Efficiency & Environmental Impact


Room Descriptions

Entrance Lobby

with quarry tiled floor and a stable-style door.

Living Room

3.72m x 5.7m (12' 2" x 18' 8")
a charming room with a sunny southerly aspect, two windows with window seats, steel wood burner with back-boiler for supplementing water heating, stone fireplace, beamed ceiling, wall lights, TV points and night storage heater on Economy 7.


2.0m x 4.08m (6' 7" x 13' 5")
well appointed with a comprehensive range of units and equipment with cupboards, drawers, pan drawers, laminated worktops, wall cupboards, built in eye level electric double oven, ceramic hob, with a stainless steel Cowland extractor over, built in microwave, under unit lighting and wall lights and tiled floor.

Inner Hall

night storage heater on Economy 7, with short flight of stairs to the:

Utility Room/Rear Entrance

2.13m x 2.14m (7' 0" x 7' 0")
with PVCu windows and double glazed door to courtyard, stainless steel basin, plumbing for washing machine, wall cupboards and tiled floor.

Upper Landing

with night storage heater on Economy 7, separate linen/Hanging cupboard and an airing cupboard with newly installed purpose built twin immersion (Economy Seven) hot water cylinder. Recessed lighting.

Bedroom 1

3.06m x 3.60m (10' 0" x 11' 10")
with a lovely southerly rural aspect, window seat, PVCu double glazed window, built in wardrobe.

Bedroom 2

2.33m x 3.59m (7' 8" x 11' 9")
with similar aspect, PVCu double glazed window, window seat and hatch to the roof space.

Shower Room

with a modern shower in glazed screen with an electric Mira water control unit. Vanity basin with electric shower/light unit. WC, Dimplex down flow heater, heated towel rail.


Off the lane adjacent to the Cottage is a gated gravelled hard standing area sufficiently large for several cars and boats, Timber garden shed, enclosed gated paddock. To the rear of the cottage is a private paved courtyard.


Mains electricity, water. Private drainage to a shared septic tank.

Delightful south facing terraced cottage situated off a rural country lane, combining fully modernised living with original period features to create a lovely home. Energy Rating E.


113 Fore Street
Kingsbridge, Devon

01548 852352

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