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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Woodland, Ashburton, Devon, TQ13

Under Offer £1,100,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Superb 5 bedroom country house
  • 4 bedroom Coach House
  • 2 bedroom annexe
  • Ample parking, garaging & workshop
  • Immaculately presented
  • 4 acres, 2 of which could be used as a paddock
  • Good access to amenities and road links
  • Income potential

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A beautifully presented 5 bedroom country house surrounded by delightful grounds, together with detached coach house and outbuilding with planning permission to convert to offices, garaging and workshop. All set in 4 acres of well maintained grounds, 2 of which could be used as a paddock, with fabulous countryside views.

The property is only 2 miles from the vibrant up and coming town of Ashburton which is a charming South Devon stannary town full of fine Georgian architecture, quirky local shops, restaurants, pubs and inns. Ashburton is a splendid gateway to Dartmoor, but is also an ideal base from which to explore the whole region from Moor to sea with fantastic scenery and offers great opportunities for walking, canoeing, local beaches and fishing. There are mainline railway connections to London Paddington and St Pancras for Eurostar located at both Totnes and Newton Abbot together with excellent road connections with the A 38 Devon expressway .

Strictly by appointment with the Sole Agents, Marchand Petit Prime Waterfront and Country House Department. Telephone 01548 855590

The Old Parsonage is a magnificent south facing country house being offered for sale with a 4 bedroom coach house and outbuilding with planning permission to convert to offices, as well as garages and workshop. All presented in excellent order with the elegant Victorian style of well proportioned rooms and high ceilings and set within it's own attractive grounds, of approximately 4 acres, 2 of which could used as a paddock. Built in 1869 with renovations being started in 2003 the house has continued to be improved to a very high standard. This is a superb opportunity to purchase a lovely comfortable home with the potential for income, or extended family.

Master Bedroom 
Spacious double bedroom, triple aspect with French doors opening onto balcony giving lovely views over the grounds and towards the moors. Door to DRESSING ROOM and to:

Bedroom 2 
Double bedroom with window to the rear and French doors opening to the large balcony overlooking the side garden and Denbury Down.

En-suite Shower Room 
Shower, wash hand basin and WC.

Bedroom 3 
Double bedroom with window to the front and French doors opening to the large balcony overlooking the side garden and Denbury Down.

Bedroom 4 
Double bedroom with window to the rear.

Shower Room 
Shower, wash hand basin and WC.

Fabulous bathroom with 'ball and claw' foot free standing bath, wash hand basin and WC. Window to the front.

Bedroom 5 
Single bedroom with window to the front.

The Coach House 
To the left of the main house is a charming old coach house which has been renovated with 4 bedrooms, 2 of them with en-suites, bathroom, sitting room and kitchen/dining room. This is also finished to a high standard and provides extra accommodation or could provide an income.

The Annexe 
Further accommodation is provided in the 2 bedroom annexe with en-suites and large sitting room and kitchen, on the first floor. On the ground floor is garaging and a workshop. There is planning permission for conversion to offices, if required.

Garden And Grounds 
Two sweeping drives, with a selection of mature beech, sycamore, horse chestnut and oak trees, lead to the front and rear of the properties. The landscaped gardens have large lawns with various shrubs, trees, bushes and a pond. Each of the properties has a terrace perfect for al fresco dining. The main residence has a large greenhouse for fruit and vegetable growing. The remaining land is well kept and in total the grounds extend to approximately 4 acres, 2 of which could be used as a paddock.

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


The sweeping front drive leads to a large forecourt and the attractive front of the property with stone and rendered elevations. The pretty front porch opens to the spacious and elegant hall with staircase to the first floor.

Sitting Room 
A comfortable room with fireplace and two windows to the front.

Drawing Room 
Superb light room with attractive fireplace and window to the rear. The room opens up to:

Dining Room 
A dramatic light dining room with angled walls and lovely large windows. Attractive fireplace and ample room for a table to sit 8. French doors opening to patio and garden.

Pretty dual aspect room with fireplace, currently used as a study.

Window to the side, wash hand basin and WC.

Charming snug or TV room with window to the rear, fireplace and built in cupboard. From here a door leads to the utility room.

Kitchen/breakfast Room 
A beautifully fitted bespoke kitchen with central island, tiled floor, 4 oven Aga and space for a table to sit 8. This charming and very spacious kitchen has French doors opening to pleasant patio, ideal for al fresco dining.

Utility Room 
Beyond the snug is the utility with fitted cupboards and windows to the front and side. Door through to BOOT ROOM with doors to garage and rear.

Large well presented cellar, ideal for wine storage.

First Floor Landing 
Doors to:

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05 September 2016

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