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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Golf Links Road, Yelverton, Devon

Guide Price £975,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A superbly positioned and well appointed spacious family home of light and character, with adaptable accommodation of over 4,600 square feet, set within gardens of about 1.3 acres in walking distance of Yelverton Golf Course.

A superbly positioned and well appointed spacious family home of light and character, with adaptable accommodation of over 4,600 square feet incorporating an apartment and potential ground floor annexe/home office, set in about 1.3 acres of gardens, a short walk from Yelverton Golf Course and with immediate access to Dartmoor.

This beautifully presented light and airy family home is set in a highly desirable position a short walk from the Yelverton Golf Club, with the open expanses of the Dartmoor National Park immediately accessible just outside the gate. The property lies within easy striking distance of Plymouth (8 miles) with its mainline railway station, international ferry port and the A38 dual carriageway.
The oldest part of the house is believed to date from the late 19th Century with a number of period features including stained glass windows, an elegant sweeping staircase, original fireplaces and period doors. The house has been significantly extended and up-graded in recent years and now provides an adaptable and stylish modern family home with flexible accommodation including three principal reception rooms, study, large kitchen/dining room with AGA, utility and playroom with en-suite shower room suitable for a ground floor bedroom or for use as a home office with its own door to the front drive. The first floor accommodation includes a master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite bathroom, two further en-suite bedrooms, bedroom four with en-suite bathroom which is also accessed from an open plan flat living room/kitchen providing a self-contained annexe flat with interconnecting doors to the main landing.
The house is set in glorious mature extensive private gardens of about 1.3 acres with sweeping lawns, extensive plantings of a wide variety of shrubs and trees including an impressive line of beech trees along one boundary, an extensive paved terrace, ornamental pond, garage and outbuilding with permission to build a new workshop.
Yelverton is about a mile distant and provides local shops and facilities. The popular market town of Tavistock is about 6 miles to the North with high street shopping, supermarkets, restaurants and schools including Kelly College and Mount House independent schools.

* A substantial detached residence
* Highly desirable location by golf course
* On the edge of Dartmoor
*Over 4600 sq. ft. of accommodation
*Integral annexe flat
* Ground floor bedroom suite/home office
* Set in gardens of about 1.3 acres.

. (Please refer to enclosed floorplan)

ENTRANCE PORCH: Solid front door. Lantern light. Travertine tiled floor.

ENTRANCE HALL:15'11". x 15'. (4.85m. x 4.57m.). Window with seat. Elegant staircase with swagged mahogany handrail. Downlighter lighting. Smoke alarm. Dado rail. Two radiators. Thermostat. Wide double period doors to Sitting Room. Archway to:

INNER HALL: Tiled floor. Shelved cupboard. Walk in coat cupboard. Smoke alarm. Radiator. Downlighter lighting.

CLOAKROOM 1: Tiled floor. Modern marble circular hand basin with marble top, mosaic tiling and cupboard below. WC. Downlighter lighting. Frosted window. Radiator.

DRAWING ROOM:16'. x 15'4". (4.88m. x 4.67m.). Panelled walls. Double aspect windows. Brick fireplace with granite lintel and multi-fuel stove. Downlighter lighting. Covered radiator.

STUDY:15'3". x 8'7". (4.65m. x 2.62m.). Double aspect windows. Pine floorboards. Downlighter lighting. Radiator. Telephone point.

SITTING ROOM:23'8". x 15'11". max. (7.21m. x 4.85m. max.). Double aspect windows with garden outlook and french windows to garden terrace. Marble fireplace with cast iron grate and slate hearth. Downlighter lighting. Two radiators. Sliding doors to:

DINING/FAMILY ROOM:22'6". x 10'6". (6.86m. x 3.2m.). Travertine tiled floor. French windows to garden. Radiator. Downlighter lighting.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM:25'. x 16'. (7.62m. x 4.88m.). Window with garden outlook. Decorative beamed ceiling. Travertine tiled floor. Four oven AGA (mains gas). Filter hood. Fitted Arts and Craft style kitchen in oak with Corrian work surfaces, stone Belfast sink, built in fridge, microwave oven, dishwasher, electric oven and grill and island unit also with stone sink. Radiator. Smoke alarm.

UTILITY:13'8". x 11'9". (4.17m. x 3.58m.). Window to front. Tiled floor. Downlighter lighting. Two gas fired boilers for central heating. Space for washing machine. Stainless steel sink. Fitted cupboards. Radiator.

PLAYROOM/BEDROOM/HOME OFFICE:13'7". x 11'4". (4.14m. x 3.45m.). A versatile room finished to a high standard. Part glazed oak door. Oak floor. Double aspect windows. French windows to front. Radiator. Downlighter lighting. Shelved cupboard.

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM: Contemporary style with double fully tiled shower cubicle. Pedestal hand basin. WC. Oak floor. Extractor fan. Downlighter lighting.

REAR HALL: Tiled floor. Part glazed door to garden. Second staircase in Pine to apartment.

CLOAKROOM 2: Tiled floor and walls. Frosted window. WC. Hand basin. Radiator.

FIRST FLOOR MAIN LANDING: Dado rail. Radiator. Two smoke alarms. Downlighter lighting. Airing cupboard with hot water tank. Linen cupboard.

BEDROOM ONE:14'11". x 13'8". (4.55m. x 4.17m.). Double aspect windows with garden outlook and side view to Dartmoor. Two radiators. Built in shoe cupboard and wardrobe. Two steps down to:

DRESSING ROOM:10'5". x 7'11". (3.18m. x 2.41m.). Part-glazed door. Window to rear. Radiator. Built-in wardrobes and cupboards.

EN-SUITE BATHROOM:9'11". x 8'3". (3.02m. x 2.51m.). Window with side view to Dartmoor. Tiled floor and walls. Downlighter lighting. Extractor fan. Panelled bath with integral shower. Contemporary style shower with overhead rose. Pedestal hand basin. WC. Bidet. Two ladder heated towel rails.

BEDROOM TWO:15'5". x 15'3". (4.7m. x 4.65m.). Double aspect windows with Dartmoor view. Radiator. TV point. Two built-in period wardrobes.

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM: Tiled floor. Part-tiled floor walls. Window. Tiled shower cubicle. Pedestal hand basin. WC. Heated towel rail. Extractor fan.

BEDROOM THREE:12'2" (3.70m). x 10'5" (3.17m). plus lobby.. Double aspect windows. Loft hatch. Radiator.

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM:8'3". x 7'11". (2.51m. x 2.41m.). Frosted window. Tiled floor. Part-tiled walls. Period leaded stained glass internal window. Heated towel rail. WC. Fully tiled shower cubicle. Bidet. Pedestal hand basin. Extractor fan.

APARTMENT LANDING: Window. Radiator. Period door to:

APARTMENT LIVING ROOM/KITCHEN:22'4" (6.81m). x 17'11" (5.46m). plus kitchen.. An adaptable open plan room which could be used as a studio flat. Three windows to front with Dartmoor view. Two radiators. KITCHEN AREA: Fitted kitchen units with solid Beech worksurfaces, Belfast sink, Halogen hob, filter hood, Neff electric oven, fridge and dishwasher.

BATHROOM:11'9". x 7'11". (3.58m. x 2.41m.). Part tiled walls. Tiled floor. Free standing claw foot bath with mixer tap. Bidet. WC. Pedestal hand basin. Tiled shower cubicle. Extractor fan. Stained glass window. Heated towel rail.

LOBBY: Built in wardrobes. Smoke alarm. Radiator. Thermostat. Connecting door to main landing.

BEDROOM FOUR:15'11". x 10'9". (4.85m. x 3.28m.). Double aspect windows with garden outlook. Radiator.


DRIVE AND PARKING: The property is approached from the road by hardwood electrically operated gates and pedestrian gate leading to the drive which gives access to the garage and two five bar gates leading to a further drive and parking area to the front and also to a drive leading down to the lower garden area with further garage/store.

GARAGE:16'9". x 9'6". (5.1m. x 2.9m.). Period sliding door. Window.

GARAGE/STORE: Located at the bottom of the garden and of timber construction. NOTE: We understand there is planning consent for construction of a workshop of 7.4m. x 3.9m. which may have potential for an artist's studio.

GARDENS: The house is set within delightful mature gardens of about 1.3 acres in total. The property is mainly enclosed by stone bank boundaries topped by Beech hedges and a line of mature Beech trees. The gardens, which lie mainly to the rear of the house, include a large sun terrace with further lower patio with bar-be-que. Sweeping lawns are surrounded by a number of established beds, ornamental trees and shrubs including Acers, Cedars and Rhododendrons, and an ornamental fish pond. The garden is fenced and dog proof. A lower garden area is separated by a Laurel hedge with former vegetable garden area, a small orchard and greenhouse.

LOCAL AUTHORITY: West Devon Borough Council, Tavistock - 01822 813600.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 November 2010


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