Historic detached cottage in charming Compton

Torbay Weekly

Our Property of the Week is the wonderful Myrtle Cottage in Compton, a historic home dating back to the early 1800’s and featuring all the charm and splendour of a step back in time.
The home boasts many characterful features such as the large stone fireplace and beamed ceilings. It has a generous sized living area, three double bedrooms, lovely easy care gardens and parking for three vehicles.
Benefiting from modern features such as upvc double glazing and electric panel heating, the Accommodation is accessed via a part glazed porch/conservatory.  
A further door leads you to the reception/dining room with slate floor, side window, a door leading off to the lounge and an opening giving access to the staircase leading to the first floor, the kitchen and to the outside areas.
The Living Room features lovely, exposed timber beams and a large stone fire surround with inset wooden beam and with a fitted Multifuel Burner, this has been plumbed in to assist heating the hot water.  
The modern kitchen is fitted with a range of base and eyelevel units with timber effect roll edge worksurface. A fitted double oven with smooth top hob, inset stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps, and tiled splash back.  
A door leads back towards the Reception/Dining area and there is also a downstairs Cloakroom and a further storage area.  
Myrtle Cottage offers three good sized double bedrooms each with a front aspect view over the garden and nearby open countryside, there is a large bathroom to one end and a smaller shower room with WC the other.  
A great feature on the first floor is the handy space which works well as an office or work area. Outside has two areas of garden. The current owners use the front as a flower garden with vegetables featuring in raised beds. The elevated rear area is ideal for relaxing. The property has the benefit of two spaces to park cars and a single garage.
The property is on the market for £475,000 and more information can be found by contacting Winkworth Torbay on 01803 444595 or email torbay@winkworth.co.uk