Blue Lagoon Devon Road Salcombe
Blue Lagoon, a 19th century villa in popular Devon Road, standing above Salcombe town with vistas from South Pool to Lambury Point and beyond. A semi-detached spacious light and extensive home. Purchased by the current owners in 2005, they have carried out modernisation and renovations over the last few years, creating a seaside family house with character.
There is a large dual aspect Kitchen/Breakfast room with a balcony overlooking the Estuary and steps down to the enclosed Garden.To the north, there are views over the town and Snapes Point. The impressive Lounge has original features and full height bay windows with views across the Estuary to Sunny Cove and East Portlemouth. There is a private rear Patio with room for a table and chairs and with pleasant rural views.
- Close to town, estuary views
- 5 bedrooms
- 3 bathrooms
- 4 parking spaces
- Games Room
- Terraced areas to front and rear
|Property Type||Semi-Detached House|
|Council Tax Band||Band F|
Energy Efficiency & Environmental Impact
A very light room with south and north facing windows, both with views of the water. The rear view looks towards Batson Creek and the countryside with Dartmoor in the distance. On the south side, double glazed French doors open onto a decking area with steps down to the front garden. The Kitchen is fitted with a range of modern base and wall units with a granite work surface. Built in Rangemaster oven, with four ring gas hob and extractor hood. Integrated dishwasher. Full room height radiator.
Dining Area/Sitting Room or Study
A pleasant space with double casement window and views to the east over the estuary. Chandelier and original ceiling coving. Presently used as a formal Dining area, family board games and sitting room. Original stripped pine flooring.
Archway with French doors opens into a lovely light, well proportioned Lounge.
A boldly decorated, south facing room - from the shuttered windows there are views to South Pool in the East and overlooking the property's front garden, from the south facing bay window, the beach at Smalls Cove and the surrounding countryside of East Portlemouth. This high ceiling comfortable room has many original features. Marble fireplace, coving and ceiling rose surrounding a replica chandelier. Decorative wall arch surrounds French doors leading back to the rest of the house.
Games Room/Bedroom 6
NB These rooms have potential to create a self-contained unit subject to Planning Permission and necessary Building Regulations.
Master Bedroom (Ensuite)
A well proportioned Bedroom with varnished stripped pine flooring and original coving, a south facing window gives views across the estuary to the countryside of East Portlemouth, Smalls Cove. From the window to the east side of the property, there are harbour views and beyond to South Pool Creek. Built-in hanging cupboard. Radiator
Dual aspect double Bedroom with views from the south facing window to East Portlemouth Church, Smalls Cove and beyond. From the East, over the town to Batson Creek and Snapes. Built-in wardrobe. Radiator.
A small room bedroom, with two single beds. East facing window with views to the Harbour, East Portlemouth Village and South Pool Creek.
Returning to the corridor a Staircase leads to:
Full height Attic room with panoramic vista of the East Portlemouth countryside, the sandy beaches and to Lambury Point and the open sea beyond. Ceiling lights, modern hand basin, hanging space in alcove, radiator. Wooden flooring.
Door opens to steps which lead to a dual aspect double Bedroom with views over the houses of Devon Road to Batson Creek towards Kingsbridge and Dartmoor beyond. To the south, a small window overlooks Smalls Cove and countryside. Built-in wardrobe. Under roof storage. Radiator.
Currently the shared gravelled turning and parking area allows up to four cars for each house. From this area there is access to two storerooms beneath the Kitchen, both with restricted headroom, but suitable for storage, large enough for dinghies.
Opposite there is a paved Patio area, fenced off for table and chairs with pleasant views down to Batson Creek. Additional parking on hardstanding.
The main Garden is enclosed and secluded and lies to the front and side of the house. Bordered on both sides by hedging plants, it contains a colourful and interesting variety of shrubs, herbaceous plants, flowers and bulbs, together with a couple of specimen trees. There is also an area of terraced paved sun terraces. From the Garden there are good estuary and sea views. A gate gives access onto Devon Road.
An extensive south facing, semi-detached villa, close to Salcombe town centre and amenities. Estuary, rural and distant sea views. Energy Rating F.
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