3 Above Down Galmpton Kingsbridge


3 Above Down Galmpton Kingsbridge

A charming terraced cottage occupying a south facing position affording views to the front over countryside and from the rear garden to the sea at Hope Cove. Situated on the outskirts of the village adjoining open countryside to the rear Galmpton is approximately one mile from Hope Cove with sandy beaches, public houses, hotels, sub post office and scenic paths along the National Trust coastline from Bolt Tail to Bantham.

Also nearby is the village of Malborough offering additional facilities including a Primary School and CO-OP Store. The market town of Kingsbridge approximately five miles has a comprehensive range of commercial, retail, health and educational facilities and the well known yachting venue of Salcombe, approximately three and a half miles, offers boating and recreational facilities together with shops, restaurants and yacht club.

The deceptively spacious cottage being one of five similar properties forms a charming cosy home which opens to the front and rear onto gardens. Mainly of stone construction with a later modern rear extension under a slated roof the residence has a painted rendered exterior. The accommodation with electric heating and PVCu double glazed windows and doors comprises:


Key Features

  • Charming Terraced Cottage
  • South Facing
  • Sea Views of Hope Cove
  • 1 Mile from Hope Cove
  • Thatched Porch feature
  • Large exposed original stone fireplace
  • Visitors parking

Property Details

Property Type Terraced House
Postcode TQ7 3EU
Council Tax Band Band C


Room Descriptions

Thatched Open Porch

with PVCu double glazed stable door to:

Sitting Room

With a large exposed original stone fireplace, reinforced oak mantel and slate hearth housing a multi-fuel wood burner installed by West Country Stoves, fully lined chimney with alcoves either side, recently fitted economy 7 storage heater, open to under stairs with cupboard in foot of staircase, TV and telephone points, beamed ceilings, oak laminate flooring, window with tiled sill with aspect over garden at front and internal secondary glazed window to the utility room.


With a range of working surfaces to include a breakfast bar, tiled surrounds, inset white ceramic single drainer sink and mixer tap, wood fronted shaker style cupboards and drawers under to include deep saucepan drawers, integrated Zanussi freezer, refrigerator, electric double oven 5 hob Rangemaster with double recirculating cooker hood over, beamed ceilings, window over garden to the rear, internal secondary glazed window to utility room, ceramic tiled floor.

Utility Room

Work surface with inset single drainer sink, fitted cupboards above and below, broom cupboard, plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine, tiled floor, PVCu double glazed stable door to rear garden.


With a hatch and folding ladder to fully boarded roofspace having Velux window and light and containing the water tank. Newly installed painted banisters with detachable lower banister to foot of stairs to accommodate furniture installation.

Bedroom 1

Affording country views to the south with tiled window sill, two recessed louvered door wardrobes, Dimplex slimline storage heater.

Bedroom 2

Affording country views over the rear garden, Dimplex slimline storage heater.


With a white suite comprising bath having a shower and screen over, pedestal basin and WC. Electric shaver point, wall mounted fan heater, airing cupboard containing the hot water cylinder fitted with an electric immersion heater, fully tiled walls, white with seaside frieze.


To the side of the terrace is a shared driveway leading to allocated garages and visitor parking area. The Garage one of a block about 17’ 8’’ x 8’ 7’’ (5.409m x 2.632m) with double wooden doors having a storage area over. Alongside the driveway is a stone built Wood Shed to store logs, one of four allocated to the property. A pathway leads from the driveway to the front south facing fenced garden laid to lawn with gravelled path and planted rockery. There is also a pleasant sitting area and flower bed with low ornate balustrade adjoining the front of the house. Rear part fenced garden with slightly elevated paved patio area, lawn, flower beds in a rockery, shrubs and a palm. Views to the west may be enjoyed from this garden area across adjoining gardens and the countryside to the sea at Hope Cove.


Mains electricity, water and drainage connected.

Council Tax Band


Post Code



Take the turning to Hope Cove off the A381 Kingsbridge to Salcombe road and head towards the village. Before reaching Hope Cove opposite a barn complex The Byres a turning right takes you to the cottages at Above Down. No. 3 is along the pathway.


Charming south facing terraced cottage, sea view from rear garden. 1 mile from Hope Cove. Sitting Room, Kitchen, Utility, 2 Bedrooms, Bathroom, Electric Heating and PVCu DG, Gardens, Garage and Parking, Wood Shed. Energy Rating -C.


113 Fore Street
Kingsbridge, Devon

01548 852352

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