4 bedroom detached house for sale

Harberton, Totnes, Devon, TQ9

Sold STC £485,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached reverse level stable conversion
  • Open plan living
  • Self contained studio/ bedroom
  • Well established gardens
  • Southerly aspect sun terrace
  • Garage and parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A detached 3 bedroom reverse level open plan former stable conversion with a self contained studio used as a 4th bedroom, southerly aspect sun terrace, well established gardens, garage and parking.

The Old Stable is situated on the private, Victorian estate of Tristford. Just outside the village of Harberton and 1.5 miles from Totnes. In a very peaceful spot, it's gardens are a haven for birds and wildlife. The front door opens to entrance hall with stairs leading up to the open plan living area and down to the ground floor. Here there are 3 bedrooms, the master en-suite, and a guest shower room. Outside is a detached garage with stairs rising to a fabulous, self contained studio (bedroom 4) with vaulted ceiling, The house looks out over its gardens and trees giving a very peaceful and private atmosphere.

VIEWING
Strictly by appointment with the Sole Agents, Marchand Petit Totnes Office. Telephone 01803 847979

Harberton village is within a short distance of Totnes market town, the commercial centre for the South Hams. This part of Devon is renowned for its outstanding natural beauty, with Dartmoor National Park to the north and stunning beaches and coastline ten miles to the south. Harberton village has a strong community, which centres around the parish hall, St Andrews Church and the well-regarded Church House Inn. The nearby medieval market town of Totnes has a mainline railway station giving direct connections to London Paddington and Waterloo with connection to St Pancras for Eurostar. There is easy access to the A38 Devon Expressway, linking Plymouth and Exeter where it joins the M5. Schooling in the area is excellent with a number of well-regarded primary and secondary schools. Totnes boasts a market as well as a good selection of shops, supermarkets, restaurants and inns.

Approach 
A wooden gate opens into a flower-filled cottage garden with path to steps which lead into the house through French doors.

Entrance Hall 
Entrance hall at split level with stairs descending and further stairs rising to the first floor open plan living area.

Open Plan Living Area 
The open plan living accommodation is light and spacious having glazed doors with glazed side panels that open onto a fantastic balcony, ideal for al fresco dining. Velux windows to the vaulted ceiling and two casement windows to the side aspect. Revealed beams and central and wall lights. A wood burning stove sits on a slate hearth. The part-tiled kitchen area has fitted wooden cupboards and wooden work-surfaces. A ceramic sink, recessed spotlights, dual-fuel cooker and space for dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Hatch to partial roof space. A windowed stable door opens onto steps descending to the northerly elevation.

Balcony 
Fabulous south facing decked terrace with wrought iron balustrade, running the full width of the building and offering a view to the spectacular garden and the Tristford clock tower.

Ground Floor 
Hard wood staircase descends to the ground floor. Door opening to under stair cupboard. Door opening to inner hallway.

Master Bedroom 
Large casement window overlooking the southerly aspect. Door opening to en-suite bathroom.

En-suite Bathroom 
Casement window. Bath with side panel, glazed shower screen and mixer set. Tiled surrounds. Pedestal wash hand basin. WC.

Bedroom 2 
Casement window with fitted roller blind overlooking the charming cottage garden. Good arrangement of built-in wardrobes. Pendant light to the ceiling.

Bedroom 3 
Dual aspect room with casement windows to the front and rear. Central pendant light to the ceiling. Large arrangement of built-in wardrobes.

Shower Room 
Opaque glazed window overlooking the garden. Tiled shower with wall mounted control and scissor action glazed door. Wash hand basin. Spotlights to the ceiling. WC.

Utility Room 
Casement window. Roll edge work surface in a granite effect. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Space for an additional fridge. Tiled flooring

Garage 
From the garden and parking area there is access to a garage which is stone and wood cladding with slate roof and double doors. The centrally heated garage has an inspection pit and door opening to a rear lobby area which is the site of the central heating boiler and access to a gardeners loo. Steps rise to a fabulous first floor studio.

Studio/bedroom 4 
Studio with oak flooring and large casement window to the easterly aspect. Three velux windows with fitted blinds, recessed spotlights and revealed beams to the fully vaulted ceiling. Door opening to shower room with glazed cubicle and wall mounted control. Mirror fronted medicine cabinet with back lighting. Pedestal wash hand basin. Fully vaulted ceiling with recessed spotlights and extractor fan. Area of glazed bricks allowing light in from the studio. Chrome towel drying radiator. WC.

Outside 
Attractive period cobbled courtyard with garden shed and greenhouse. Door opens to utility room. Through wrought-iron gates, the main gardens are well-established with many mature trees and plants. There is a small wildlife pond with water-lily and gravel paths that lead down to a woodland dell with decking and a stream. Parking is in 3 separate sections, for approx. 6 cars. On the north wall there is a stone-built woodshed measuring approx. 5.5m x 2.3m. The property is situated on private land and extends to approx. 1/3rd of an acre.

Services 
Mains electric and water. Private drainage. LPG fired central heating with triple zoned control.

Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) graphs

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 July 2016

Nearest station

  • Totnes (1.9 mi)
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Waterside The Plains, Totnes, TQ9 5DR

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Marchand Petit, Totnes

Waterside The Plains, Totnes, TQ9 5DR

01803 367060 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Totnes (1.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Marchand Petit, Totnes

Waterside The Plains, Totnes, TQ9 5DR

01803 367060 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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