4 bedroom apartment for sale

The Monastery, Woodleigh, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7

Offers in Region of £700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Magnificent Monastery Conversion
  • Wonderful Spacious Reception and Contemporary Kitchen/Breakfast Rooms
  • 4 Bedrooms (3 with En Suite Bath/Shower Rooms)
  • Garaging
  • Use of Estate Land extending to about 80 acres
  • Stunning Indoor Swimming Pool, Sauna and Gym
  • Access to private woodland with frontage to the River Avon

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A Grade II listed two-storey 4/5 bedroom property being one of only eight unique and exceptionally designed residences within the exclusive and private 80 acre estate of Wood Barton. Private woodlands, 1 mile of fishing on the river Avon, tennis court and swimming pool in the restored Chapel.

The Monastery is steeped in history, having been built by Trappist Monks in the early 1900s. It has been transformed into eight exceptional residences each one having been individually designed and finished to an exceptionally high standard.

Being located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty The Monastery enjoys a wonderful sense of tranquility. The surrounding private country estate of 80 acres provides a haven for wildlife and benefits from a mile stretch of the beautiful River Avon. Owners of the residences have privileged right to wander freely, exploring the woods and meadows and fishing for trout and salmon on the river.

Monks Retreat is situated on the ground and first floors with door leading to a small private garden area.

The Monastery is situated less than a mile from the village of Woodleigh, a popular village, there are also excellent communications to Totnes and the A38 Devon Expressway. The nearby village of Loddiswell has a local primary school, shops, pub and Kingsbridge, being 5 miles to the south, provides an extensive range of shops, leisure centre with indoor swimming pool, library and schools and churches.

Entrance 
Monks Retreat is accessed through the main entrance hall with attractive brick arch and solid timber door opening into:-

Entrance Hall 
Solid oak floor. Video entry system.

Cloakroom 
Circular Porcelanosa wall mounted wash hand basin with mixer taps, dual flush WC. Two built in storage cupboards. Fully tiled walls. Ceramic tiled floor. Extractor fan.

Sitting/dining Room 
Accessed through etched glazed double doors. An impressive reception room with high ceiling and having three timber sash windows allowing plenty of light with deep oak display sills. Oak staircase descending to lower ground floor, glass panels and oak hand rail. Two attractive brick arched openings leading through to:-

Kitchen/breakfast Room 
A superb contemporary kitchen with high ceiling and comprehensive range of floor and wall based units. One and a half porcelain Franke sink with mixer taps set within solid granite worksurface with cut out drainer and granite upstand. Rangemaster cooker with double oven and 6 gas ring hob, full width extractor hood and light above. South facing timber sash window with deep oak display sill giving good rural views. Integrated Seimens dishwasher, GE Monogram fridge/freezer with ice dispenser, Seimens Coffee Maker and integrated microwave. Exposed brick arch. Central island unit with breakfast bar.

Utility Room 
Floor based units with stainless steel sink set within solid granite worksurface with drainer cut out and granite upstand. Plumbing for washing machine. Cupboard housing Teston combination boiler supplying hot water and underfloor heating.

Lower Ground Floor 

Landing 
A large landing area. Wood effect floor tiles.

Master Bedroom Suite 
A good sized double bedroom with timber sash window, oak display sill and window seat. Built in wardrobe. Open through to DRESSING AREA with glazed timber door opening to attractive formal gardens. Walk in wardrobes.

En Suite Bathroom 
A superb bathroom with fully tiled walls and floor. Corner shower area with Porcelanosa thermostatically controlled shower having large rainfall shower head and hand held attachment. Free standing bath with chrome finish and towel rail. Gamadecor circular wash hand basin with mixer taps and set on a timber stand with drawer unit below, dual flush WC. Electrically heated towel rail. Extractor fan.

Bedroom 2 
A double bedroom with sash window, solid oak sill and window seat. Ceramic tiled floor. Built in wardrobe.

Bedroom 3 
A delightful double bedroom with south facing sash window, oak sill and window seat. Built in wardrobe. Open walkway through to:-

En Suite Shower Room 
Corner shower area with Porcelanosa thermostatically controlled shower, rainfall shower head and hand held attachment. Designer wash hand basin with mixer tap set on a tiled shelf, bidet, dual flush WC. Fully tiled walls, ceramic tiled floor. Electrically heated towel rail. Extractor fan.

Bedroom 4 
A good sized double bedroom with south facing sash window, solid oak window sill. Built in wardrobes to one wall.

Study 
Spacious study with south facing sash window, solid oak window sill.

Shower Room 
Superbly presented with fully tiled walls and ceramic tiled floor. Corner shower area with Porcelanosa thermostatically controlled shower, rainfall shower head and hand held attachment. Wash hand basin with mixer taps and drawer storage unit below, dual flush WC. Electrically heated towel rail. Extractor fan.

Outside 
Patio seating area

Garage 
Located in garage block with double timber doors, power and light.

Services 
Mains water and electricity, private drainage. Calor gas central heating.

Viewing 
Very strictly by appointment only through Marchand Petit (Kingsbridge office) 01548 857588.

Fixtures and fittings 
All items in the written text of these particulars are included in the sale. All others are expressly excluded regardless of inclusion in any photographs. Purchasers must satisfy themselves that any equipment included in the sale of the property is in satisfactory order.

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Added on Rightmove:
13 October 2016

Nearest station

  • Ivybridge (7.1 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Ivybridge (7.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Marchand Petit, Kingsbridge - Sales

94 Fore Street, Kingsbridge, TQ7 1PP

01548 466024 Local call rate

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