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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Blackawton, Devon, TQ9

Guide Price £795,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3.3 acres of land including delightful walled garden
  • Spectacular gardens and grounds
  • 3 / 4 bedrooms
  • Garage and parking
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Bar room
  • Annexe accommodation

Full description

A marvellously positioned unique home located in an ENVIABLE POSITION. 3.3 acres of walled garden, spectacular gardens and grounds, 3 / 4 bedrooms, garage and parking, INDOOR SWIMMING POOLl/bar room, annexe accommodation, ideal for multi generational living and/or Airbnb accommodation. EPC Band D

Situation - Wood View Is located in a delightful and picturesque valley setting. The nearest village is Blackawton where there is a well-known Public House, village shop and Post Office. 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.

Description - Wood View is in a spectacular location and has been converted from formal garden buildings and is in an elevated position with south facing aspect across walled gardens offering three/four bedrooms with stunning views from the reception rooms, across the garden. A particular feature is the swimming pool with views across the walled garden. There are also two kitchens making annexe accommodation, providing flexible accommodation.
The estate on which Wood View sits, has been the subject of much development over the years. It is one of three secluded residences and has well maintained gardens and shared, tree lined driveway.

Accommodation - (Please see floorplan). Three ground floor bedrooms with master ensuite, two bathrooms, modern fitted kitchen with centre island and Esse Range cooker, wood fuel and electric section. Second kitchen/breakfast room making the accommodation flexible to create separate annexe accommodation if required which would have its own reception room and terrace doors leading to the gardens.
Separate room, currently laid out as a games room with splendid built in bar. Separate shower room and WC. Attached swimming pool with spectacular views across the open countryside and over the walled gardens, tennis courts beyond. Wood View is an extremely versatile and flexible home, ideal accommodation for entertaining with excellent access to all outside spaces. It has a large garage and open fronted double car port.

The Grounds And Garden - The main entrance to the Sheplegh Estate has a shared, tree lined driveway leading to Wood View. The drive then splits into three further driveways; each leading to its own residence. There is right of way over the main drive and Wood View contributes 1/3 to its up keep.
The grounds surround the property has its own unique private walled garden. There is a separate garage, double open fronted car port and separate wooden garage/workshop. There are many terrace areas from which to enjoy the gardens, together with an outside cooking/BBQ area.

Services - Oil fired central heating, wood fired Esse, private water, mains electricity, septic tank in the gardens.

Local Authority - South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. E-mail:

Viewing - Strictly by prior appointment with Stags on 01803 865454.

Directions - From Totnes take the A381 towards Kingsbridge and Dartmouth. At Halwell turn left and follow the A3122 signposted to Dartmouth. At the Forces Tavern public house turn right, signposted for Blackawton. At the T junction turn right continuing down through the village passing the Normandy Arms and the Gorge Inn. Bear around to the right passing the community shop which is on your left to Millcombe.
The road winds around follow it to the bottom of the hill going over a stone bridge. Turn left passing through a small hamlet of Milcombe after a short distance the drive to Sheplegh can be found on the right.

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

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 October 2016

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