Berry Head Road, Brixham £565,000

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  • A Grade II Listed former Coastguard's Cottage enjoying panoramic sea views
  • Superb location, close to Shoalstone beach, swimming pool & Berry Head
  • Immaculate gardens and driveway parking space
  • Open-plan lounge/dining room with multi-fuel stove
  • Kitchen/breakfast room and ground floor shower/w.c.
  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Gas central heating
  • Near level walk to town
  • Viewing highly recommended!

This very well-presented Grade II Listed former Coastguard's Cottage occupies what must be one of the prime positions in Torbay and enjoys superb 180 degree views, taking in Brixham's outer harbour, breakwater, Torbay, Lyme Bay and surrounding coastline, with Dartmoor in the distance.  

The entrance to Berry Head Nature Reserve with its trees, lovely walks and breathtaking scenery is about 1/4 of a mile away and the South West Coastal Footpath, linking Brixham and Kingswear, runs nearby.  Shoalstone Beach and its famous open-air sea-water swimming pool and lido are just behind the cottage and within a short walk.  The Berry Head Hotel is also nearby - the terrace is an ideal place to enjoy a drink and watch the sunset.  Brixham harbour and shops are just over 1/2 a mile away - a pleasant level walk with views of the Bay along the way.  A local bus service runs nearby.

Built in approx. 1888 for the coastguards who used to man the lookout at Berry Head, this cottage is full of character and larger than may appear from the road.

Outside, there is a level off-street parking space to the front, whilst to the rear is a generous patio and good-size mainly lawned garden which overlooks the bay and enjoys a good degree of privacy.

If you enjoy uninterrupted sea views, country walks and a sense of seclusion, without being too far away from modern conveniences, we highly recommend a personal inspection - please call us for an appointment to view.



Timber front door to... Porch, with window to front. Cupboard with electric meter and RCD fuseboard. Half-glazed, exposed timber panelled inner door to...


Lounge area: - 16' 7'' x 10' 8'' (5.05m x 3.25m)

Featuring a cast-iron multi-fuel stove, set in fireplace recess with a timber mantel above. Radiator, telephone point and understair cupboard. Coved ceiling. 2 wall lights. Arch to…

Dining area: - 11' 7'' x 10' 7'' (3.53m x 3.22m)

With the rear aspect window enjoying superb sea views. Covered recess housing Ideal Mexico 2 gas-fired boiler. 2 shelved recesses and 3 wall lights. Radiator. Door and staircase with window, to the first floor (see later). Door to…

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: - 16' 8'' x 14' 5'' (5.08m x 4.39m) max.

With a wide window looking out over the garden and Torbay beyond. Fitted with a modern range of wall and floor cupboard units comprising Shaker-style doors and timber laminate working surfaces with inset stainless steel 1 ½ bowl sink and mixer tap. Built-in stainless steel Whirlpool electric oven with stainless steel gas hob and extractor hood above. Plumbed for dishwasher. Tiled floor. Breakfast bar, with space for 4 chairs. Recessed ceiling downlighters. Radiator. Space for dining table and chairs. Space for fridge/freezer. Recess for microwave, with cupboards above and below. Separate walk-in utility area with plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer. Work surface and shelving. Pair of timber French doors to the rear patio. Door to…

BEDROOM 3: - 7' 4'' x 6' 3'' (2.23m x 1.90m)

With a front aspect opaque window. Radiator.

Door to Hall Passage, with external door to front. Door off to...

GROUND FLOOR SHOWER/W.C. - 4' 3'' x 7' 3'' (1.29m x 2.21m)

Wet-room style, with electric shower. White low-level W.C. and wash hand basin with H&C mixer and cupboard below. Small opaque window to front. Towel rail.


Radiator and hatch to loft space. Exposed timber panelled doors off to…

BEDROOM 1: - 13' 0'' x 10' 7'' (3.96m x 3.22m) max.

Large fitted double wardrobe with mirrored doors. Airing section containing a hot water cylinder, immersion heater and programmer. Feature cast iron fireplace and timber surround. Rear aspect window, again enjoying panoramic views over Torbay and also the rock pools on Shoalstone Beach. Further door to deep wardrobe with hanging and shelving space.

BEDROOM 2: - 9' 8'' x 10' 8'' (2.94m x 3.25m)

With a window overlooking the front garden. Feature cast iron fireplace and surround.

BATHROOM: - 6' 4'' x 7' 3'' (1.93m x 2.21m)

Fully tiled and fitted with a white suite comprising a corner bath with H&C mixer and a mains shower over. Pedestal wash basin with H&C mixer and low-level W.C. High-level shelf and radiator. Part-opaque front aspect window.


To the front is a level off-street parking space and a patio garden which will be a real morning ‘sun-trap’. To the rear is a generous patio area (13’ x 36’ or 3.96m x 10.96m approx.) with plenty of space for table and chairs – a great place for al-fresco dining, (or even a hot tub!) with panoramic views over Torbay. Woodstore/potting shed area. 4 steps lead down to the rear garden, which is mainly lawned, with colourful, well-stocked borders. Timber shed and metal shed. Raised border with built-in seat. Gate to rear.

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Name Location Type Distance
Berry Head Road
Brixham TQ5 9AH
County: Devon
Sale Type: For Sale
Ref #: DCB1227