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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Elfordleigh, Plymouth, Devon, PL7

Guide Price £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Garden Room
  • Sitting Room
  • Study/Bedroom 4
  • Kitchen
  • Dining Room
  • 3 Bedrooms (1 En Suite)
  • Bathroom
  • 60 sq.m. Garage

Full description

An intriguing attached house offering spacious family accommodation with south facing gardens and triple garage. Garden room, sitting room, study/bedroom 4, kitchen, dining room, 3 bedrooms (1 en suite), bathroom, 60 sq.m. garage, wraparound verandah, 0.5 acre.


This attached house is conveniently located on the private drive serving the Elfordleigh Hotel, Golf and Country Club set within 100 acres of glorious parkland. Facilities here include an 18 hole parkland golf course, an Oasis Spa and beauty and two restaurants.

The wide expanse of the Dartmoor National Park is only a short drive away and the beautiful Cann Wood which is in the ownership of the National Trust provides delightful woodland walks adjacent to the River Plym. The local shopping facilities of Colebrook Village lie within a mile, while the comprehensively equipped town centre of Plympton includes a wide range of shops, leisure centre and other facilities. Good primary and secondary schools are available and the open countryside and coastline of the South Hams is also within an easy drive.

The City of Plymouth with its fascinating and historic waterfront provides an extensive array of shopping and recreational amenities together with a main line railway station (Plymouth to London Paddington 3 hours) and a cross channel ferryport.


This unusual attached residence lies in a rural setting and is believed to date from the 1920's. The property has undergone various improvements during the last eleven years and will be found to be presented to a contemporary standard yet retaining echoes of the art deco period. The property incorporates reclaimed timbers creating warmth and character together with solid oak flooring in the sitting room which also boasts a fireplace with woodburner.

The accommodation is found to be spacious and includes a garden room with feature porthole window and south facing wraparound verandah providing opportunities for alfresco dining and entertaining. At first floor level there are three comfortable bedrooms one of which has an en suite shower cubicle and opens onto a 200 sq ft hardwood decked sun terrace which provides a fine vantage point over the lawned gardens and open fields. Extensive level parking is provided with ample space for motorhome or boat, etc, and this in turn leads to the excellent triple garage extending to 576 sq ft (60 sq.m).

Ground Floor

Double glazed door to:-

Garden Room

Pine floor. Double glazed windows overlooking the garden and fields. Feature porthole window. Double glazed door to:-


Solid oak floor. Stairs to first floor accommodation.

Study/Bedroom 4

Oak floor. Wide double glazed bay window overlooking the garden. Radiator. Open fireplace with brick surround. Oak skirting boards.

Sitting Room

Solid oak floor. Yellow/balau skirting boards and fitted book shelves. Radiator. Fireplace housing a woodburner on a tiled hearth. Exposed beams. Wide bay window with French doors overlooking the garden leading to the:-

Wraparound Verandah

Which in turn is open to the garden.

Dining Room

Radiator. Open arch to:-


Range of work surfaces with drawers and cupboards under and matching eye level cupboards. Hob and oven. Extractor hood over. Single drainer sink unit. Plumbing for dishwasher. Oil fired boiler which serves the central heating and hot water systems. Two large Velux roof lights and oriel window enjoying views over open fields.

Rear Porch

Double glazed window. Radiator.

Utility Room/Cloakroom

WC. Wash hand basin. Plumbing for automatic washing machine. Double glazed window.

First Floor


Radiator. Double glazed French doors to:-

Sun Terrace

Yellow/balau decking and hand rails. Stunning views over the garden and views.

Bedroom 1

Oak floor. Fitted wardrobes. Vanity unit with wash hand basin. Double glazed windows overlooking the garden and double glazed door to sun terrace. Corner shower cubicle. Built in window seat with storage under.

Bedroom 2

Built in cupboard. Double glazed windows overlooking the garden. Vanity unit with wash hand basin. Radiator. (Ample space to create an en suite if required).

Bedroom 3

Radiator. Double glazed window overlooking open fields.


Freestanding antique bath. Pedestal wash hand basin. Low level WC. Shower cubicle. Part panelled walls. Double glazed windows overlooking the garden.


The property is approached over the private driveway which is in the ownership of the Elfordleigh Hotel (the property has a right of way over this drive with no maintenance liabilities). This in turn leads to a private parking area for at least two vehicles and double opening gates lead to the level gravelled parking/turning area for many vehicles.

Triple Garage

32'3 x 18'8 (9.83m x 5.69m)

Two electric roller doors. Power and lighting. Outside water tap.

The extensive lawned gardens are a feature of the property totalling approximately 0.5 acre and incorporating various mature trees and shrubs with a fine outlook over open fields to Cann Woods in the distance.


Mains water and electricity. Oil fired central heating. Private drainage.

Local Authority

South Hams District Council 01803 861234.

Council Tax Band

Band E.




From Plympton take the road signposted to Elfordleigh and Boringdon Hall. This road leads out of the Colebrook area of Plympton. Follow the road in the direction of the Elfordleigh Hotel and turn right into the hotel drive. The property will be found along this driveway on the right hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 March 2012


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