- Elevated position with far-reaching rural views
- Village with strong community
- Close to a popular beach
- Flexible and adaptable accommodation
- Kitchen with gas fired AGA
- Double aspect living room with flame effect gas fire
- Extensive storage throughout
- Low maintenance gardens
- Large double garage
- Driveway parking
South Milton, renowned for its friendly community, is just over a mile inland from a National Trust beach, the South West Coast Path and the popular Beach House Cafe.
The larger village of Thurlestone with its 4 star hotel, together with pub, post office/general stores, church, 18 hole links golf course and highly regarded primary school is close by.
Kingsbridge offers extensive shopping and facilities including a health centre, small hospital and sports centre. The popular sailing and holiday town of Salcombe is approximately 4 miles away.
Blackthorn House occupies an elevated position and adjoins open farmland. Built in 1992 with great attention to detail, the property has been well maintained throughout and offers over 4000 sq ft of flexible accommodation that takes full advantage of the glorious countryside views.
The house has the opportunity for easy single storey living and can be arranged as 4 bedrooms or 2 bedrooms with a self-contained annex. The lower ground floor is linked via a spiral staircase from the impressive reception hall. On this floor is a large room which would lend itself perfectly to a cinema room / gym, a study / wine store and access to the large double garage.
Low maintenance gardens surround the house. On the south side is an attractive paved courtyard and a west facing sun terrace enjoys wonderful views across the village to the countryside beyond. There is ample driveway parking for a number of cars and in addition the ability to drive and park at the main house level.
Mains water and electricity. LPG central heating. Private drainage to septic tank.
South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Totnes, Devon TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. Council Tax Band G.
Strictly by appointment with Harriet George Properties Limited.
From Kingsbridge take the A381 towards Salcombe and after about 2 miles turn right, signposted South Milton. On reaching the centre of the village, turn left, signposted South Milton Sands and Thurlestone Rock. The entrance to Blackthorn House is on the left, just past the thatched cottages. Proceed over the cattle grid and bear left up the drive to the property.