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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Blackawton, Devon, TQ9

Guide Price £1,650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Three individual country residences
  • Infinity swimming pool
  • Tennis court
  • Formal walled gardens
  • Secluded location
  • Income potential
  • Glorious wooded setting
  • 15 acres of gardens and woodland

Full description

A rare opportunity to acquire an impressive country residence, with formal walled garden, swimming pool, private drive and tennis court set in the rolling South Hams countryside. Together with two further individual country residences in a secluded location, income potential, glorious wooded setting and approximately 15 acres of gardens. EPC Band F.

Situation - Sheplegh is located in a delightful and picturesque valley setting. The nearest village is Blackawton where there is a well known Public House, village shop, Post Office and Academy school. The A381 provides access to both Kingsbridge and Totnes where there is a comprehensive range of schooling, shopping and recreational facilities. Totnes also has its own mainline railway station linking to London Paddington. Also within reach are lovely country walks and the beaches of the South Hams, which is designated as an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The properties have been developed from the formal walled garden to Sheplegh Court which was built on the site of a former monastery. The estate has been subject of much development over the years creating 3 secluded residences and well maintained gardens parkland approach with ponds.

Description - The main residence Wood View has been converted from formal garden buildings and is in an elevated position with south facing aspect across the walled gardens offering three/four bedrooms with stunning views from the reception rooms, across the garden. A particular feature is the infinity swimming pool with views across the walled garden. There are also two kitchens making flexible annexe accommodation.
Sheplegh Cottage is set further into the grounds of the estate, again, offering three/four bedrooms, three bathrooms, utility, conservatory and has its own private gardens with access to its own private tennis court.
Beyond this property is The Coach House which is accessed via its own driveway and has two bedrooms, splendid sitting room with centrepiece woodburner and kitchen/breakfast room and sits in its own lawned gardens. There is large L-shaped steel framed building which contains garages with four roller shutter doors and has ample additional storage.
These three most impressive homes are set within approximately 15 acres of manicured lawns, gardens and woodland. There is a three tiered pond to southern boundary of the entire plot. It is truly a unique setting with private driveway in an elevated position.
All three properties are set in their own private gardens, perfectly spaced inbetween to enjoy complete privacy from each other or would perfectly suit as a whole with ample accommodation for extended family, multigenerational or potential holiday income, subject to any necessary consents.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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06 October 2016

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