Detached house for sale in Ilbert Road, Thurlestone, Kingsbridge, Devon TQ7
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- - Substantial family home
- - Wonderful sea views
Tamarisk House represents a rare opportunity to purchase a property adjoining the renowned Thurslstone links golf course.The house was constructed in 1996 of traditional material under a tiled pitched roof with double glazing throughout. The current owners purchased the property in 2004 and subsequently added the orangery to the front of the property in 2014. Internally the house offers over 3,000 sq. Ft. Of accommodation arranged over two floors and boasts many fine features including an open plan kitchen/dining room/snug with stunning views toward Thurlestone Rock and Bolt Tail together with a generous triple aspect sitting room with open fireplace and French doors to the gardens and a useful study. An impressive staircase with cathedral-style glass window leads to the first floor, which offers a generous dual aspect master bedroom with Juliet balcony and en suite bathroom with separate walk-in shower together with three further well-proportioned front aspect bedrooms, all serviced by a family bathroom and a separate shower room with W.C. The house is heated by an oil-fired boiler and an oil-fired Aga heats the hot water.
Tamarisk House is situated on The Yarmer Estate, a private estate in the village of Thurlestone, regarded as one of the finest and most sought-after locations in the South Hams. Each property on the estate has a share in The Yarmer Estate Thurlestone Ltd., the company maintaining the gated private access road and ensures adherence to building guidelines. Each property is charged a small nominal fee for the running of the company.
The surrounding area is a haven for the outdoor enthusiast with Thurlestone links golf club and Thurlestone tennis courts both being located in front of the property .The famous Thurlestone beach with the iconic Thurlestone Rock are also located nearby .The village benefits from a shop and Post Office and the local All Saints parish church is a hub for the local community.
Thurlestone Primary School is located at the top of the village and together with Kingsbridge Community College offers outstanding education for children from primary through to secondary education. The nearby award-winning art deco Thurlestone Hotel dating from 1896 has recently undergone a major refurbishment including its famous Trevilder restaurant, and also offers a country club with two swimming pools, Espa Voyage spa, a 9 hole golf course and all-weather tennis courts available to guests and members .The hotel also owns the Village Inn, ideal for family gatherings and informal dining.
The nearby beaches of Bantham, Thurlestone and Bigbury offer outstanding surfing and swimming, while the south west coastal path which runs along the front of Thurlestone golf course ensures that the area is a hit with walkers and dog owners alike.
Kingsbridge is located approx. 4.5 miles away and offers extensive shopping facilities, South Hams minor injuries unit and doctors’ and dentist surgeries. There are two major supermarkets located in Kingsbridge along with a cinema, leisure centre and numerous pubs and restaurants.
The renowned yachting haven of Salcombe is located approx. 7 miles away, with a protected harbour offering deepwater berths, magnificent sandy beaches, numerous pubs and restaurants along with iconic clothing shops and two upmarket hotels, Salcombe Harbour Hotel and The South Sands Hotel.
Totnes train station is approx. 16 miles away and offers a direct line to Paddington in under 3 hours. There is a private airfield located at nearby Bolberry Down.
The gardens are a particular feature of Tamarisk, towards the front the gardens are child and pet friendly predominantly laid to lawn extending to approx. 0.5 of an acre. There are specimen trees to the rear with a lovely weeping willow and a cherry tree offering shade close to the vegetable and fruit gardens. The gardens benefit from mature shrub borders, yew hedges and although large are designed for ease of maintenance.
The property is accessed via timber electric security gates leading up a gravel driveway with ample parking for several vehicles. To the rear of the property there is a double garage with mains power and electric security doors; the garage is partially-floored in the eaves, offering extra secure storage.
Exeter International Airport
The Blaye Airport
Bantham Ferry Landing
Cockleridge Ham Ferry Landing
Kingsbridge Ferry Landing
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Thurlestone All Saints Church of England Academy
Malborough with South Huish Church of England Primary School
West Alvington Church of England Academy
EF Academy Torbay
Huntercombe Hospital School Meadow Lodge
Exeter Tutorial College
Dame Hannah Rogers School (SEN)
Ivybridge Community College
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