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Overgang, Brixham £225,000

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  • A detached cottage, tucked away yet close to the harbour
  • Full of period character
  • Sunny south-facing patio garden
  • Lounge/dining area with open fireplace
  • Kitchen & bathroom
  • 2 bedrooms
  • Gas central heating
  • Views of surrounding cottages & 'peeps' of the harbour
  • Ideal holiday home/let
  • Viewing recommended - please call us to arrange!

This detached 2 bedroom character cottage can be found tucked away in a backwater, just off Overgang Steps. The property is just a stone’s throw from Brixham’s inner harbour and Fish Quay. The town centre shops and eateries around the harbour are also within walking distance. Also nearby are Furzeham Green (with children’s play area, bowling club etc) and Brixham Yacht Club. About ½ a mile away there are some lovely costal walks at Battery Gardens, with the coves at Fishcombe and Churston also within striking distance.

This property has many attractive features including an open fire and real oak flooring in the lounge, limestone floor tiles, bespoke wooden kitchen, plus a feature Victorian style fireplace in the bedroom. There is a built-in window seat overlooking the southerly aspect patio garden with a ships lantern to light your way home at night.

The property has the benefit of gas central heating (boiler installed December 2015) and we highly recommend an early viewing, as this characterful cottage will provide a delightful home or a cosy seaside retreat.

Brixham TQ5 8AP
County: Devon
Sale Type: Under Offer
Ref #: DCB1189


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6' 8'' x 4' 2'' (2.03m x 1.27m)

With space for a bench seat and coat-hanging. Limestone tiled flooring. Part wood panelled walls and exposed wooden beams. Very light with window to the front overlooking the garden. Opening to …


10' 8'' x 18' 5'' (3.25m x 5.61m)

10’8” narrowing to 8’2” x 18’5”. A most attractive room with painted stone walls and real open fire with a cast iron grate. Exposed wooden beams and real oak flooring. The room also benefits from a lovely bow bay fronted window, overlooking the garden, with a built-in window seat. Two radiators. Telephone point. Mobile island unit (currently contains a freezer). Ample understairs storage space (plumbed for washing machine) and other useful built-in cupboards. Gas and electric meter cupboards. T.V. point. Built-in shelving. Square arch to …


5' 10'' x 7' 0'' (1.78m x 2.13m)

A delightful custom-made kitchen with a good range of bespoke timber wall and base cupboard units, with wood block worktops and ceramic tiled splashbacks. Inset enamel sink and drainer. Window to side. Space fridge and electric cooker. Extractor fan. Limestone floor tiles.


5' 5'' x 6' 9'' (1.65m x 2.06m)

A very light and bright bathroom with a good-size enamel bath with mains shower attachment and downpour head. Low-level W.C. and Victorian-style wash handbasin. Tiled splashbacks. Limestone flooring. Shaver point. Window to side. Built-in cupboard. Electric towel rail/radiator.



10' 6'' x 12' 8'' (3.20m x 3.86m)

10’6" narrowing to 7’9” x 12'8". A good-size main bedroom with part-panelled walls and Victorian-style fire (not in use). Pair of leaded windows to front with views over the houses around the town and glimpses of the harbour. Exposed painted floor boards. Recess with space for wardrobe. Radiator.


10' 3'' x 8' 6'' (3.12m x 2.59m)

Wood panelled walls to dado level. Exposed painted floor boards. Cupboard housing a Glow-worm Energy 30 gas-fired boiler. Fitted shelving. Loft hatch. Window to side.


To the front is an enclosed courtyard garden with shrub borders, which enjoys a sunny southerly aspect – ideal for al-fresco dining. Useful garden shed/wood store. Ships lantern by front door.

Brixham TQ5 8AP
County: Devon
Sale Type: Under Offer
Ref #: DCB1189
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