4 bedroom detached house for sale

Membland, NEWTON FERRERS,South Devon

Guide Price £950,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Utility/Pantry Room/Office
  • Dining Room
  • Living Room with Balcony
  • Study
  • Snug and Kitchen
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Two En-Suites with Dressing Rooms
  • Family Bathroom
  • Stunning Residence and Garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Stonecourt is an exceptionally spacious detached four bedroom residence originally built during the 1970's and set in a large beautifully landscaped garden of approx 0.29 acres that was originally one of Membland Hall's extensive stone walled kitchen gardens. The property has been refurbished to an exceptionally high standard now providing wonderfully spacious accommodation including a sitting room with balcony overlooking the garden and fields beyond, dining room and generous kitchen/breakfast room. The double glazing was fully replaced by the current owners with modern UPVC double glazed windows and patio doors. There is also a master bedroom suite with dressing room, spacious en-suite bathroom and shower room on the ground floor as well as three further bedrooms (with en-suite shower room), kitchen and a family bathroom on the lower ground floor. Outside the property enjoys large landscaped gardens with paved driveway with plenty of parking.  

SITUATION The twin villages of Newton Ferrers and Noss Mayo enjoy a delightful riverside setting on the wooded slopes of the River Yealm estuary. This sheltered, deep water harbour is much favoured by yachtsmen and lies within a truly beautiful valley in the unspoilt South Hams countryside, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The villages share a number of facilities including a post office, pharmacy, traditional butcher, Co-Operative store, three good public houses, two churches, yacht club with bistro and good Primary school. Bus services run to Plymouth city centre which is within easy commuting distance. The main route from Plymouth to Exeter (A38/M5 Devon Expressway) is only a few miles away. Intercity trains run daily from Plymouth to Paddington. The Continental Ferryport is also easily accessible. All give superb access to the rest of the country, combined with living in one of the most beautiful riverside locations on the south coast.

Plymouth itself is an historic & vibrant waterside City, well provided with colleges, grammar & public schools, modern university, the Peninsula Medical School, Theatre Royal & cinemas, large department stores, cafes, bistros & restaurants. The leisure facilities are outstanding with superb watersports in & around Plymouth Sound. 

ACCOMMODATION The accommodation is as follows:- (Please note that all dimensions are approximate). The property is approached through a pair of timber electric/remote controlled gates, flanked by the original stone walls and opening to brick paved driveway. Established shrub and flower borders with climbers including clematis and wisteria.  

ENTRANCE PORCH With feature wooden beams and light over. Double wooden doors to:- 

ENTRANCE HALL Twin windows to front elevation. Recessed pinspot lighting. Smoke alarm. Window light. Steps leading down. Door to:- 

CLOAKROOM Window to front elevation. Low level push button WC. Corner wash hand basin with mixer tap and under storage cupboards. Recessed pinspot lighting. From the entrance hall, double part glazed doors to: 

DINING ROOM 19' 4" x 18' 0" (5.89m x 5.49m) French doors leading to garden terrace overlooking the walled garden. Windows to side elevation. Fitted storage cupboard with deep shelving. Underfloor heating. Double doors leading down to:- 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST/FAMILY ROOM 27' 4 (max)" x 21' 3" (8.33m x 6.48m) Windows to rear elevation. French doors leading to garden terrace. Stone tiled floor covering with underfloor heating. Range of soft close cupboards and drawers with marble worksurface. Belfast sink with mixer tap over. Fitted 4 oven electric Aga. Integral dishwasher, microwave and fridge/freezer. Recessed pinspot lighting. Integrated Bosch sound system. Smoke alarm. Twin pendant light fittings. Fitted bench seating for dining area. Sitting area with fireplace and space for electric fire. Underfloor heating. Doors through to:- 

HALLWAY Stable door with windows to side. Ceiling light fittings. Intercom telephone to entrance gate. Door to:- 

CLOAKROOM Low level push button WC, wash hand basin with mixer tap and cupboard below. Window to side elevation. Twin ceiling light fittings. Extractor fan. Tiled floor covering. 

PANTRY Space for fridge and freezer. Triple cupboards for storage. Part glazed door to:- 

OFFICE 16' 7" x 7' 0" (5.05m x 2.13m) Window to side elevation. Fitted desk area with cupboards and drawers. Storage cupboards. Door to underfloor heating control panel. Wall mounted thermostat control for underfloor heating. Fitted dresser. Door to:- 

LAUNDRY 7' 9" x 7' 7" (2.36m x 2.31m) Space for washing machine and dryer. Fitted cupboards and drawers. Inset stainless steel sink with draining board and mixer tap. Tiled splashback. Roof light. Recessed pinspot lighting. Extractor fan.

From the Main Entrance Hallway, stairs rise to:- 

SITTING ROOM 21' 4" x 19' 6" (6.5m x 5.94m) Enjoying views of the garden, pond, and the surrounding countryside. Window to rear elevation. Recessed fireplace with Chesney's multi-fuel burner on a slate hearth with wooden mantel. Bosch sound system with 5 speakers. Ceiling spotlights. Twin radiators.Glazed French doors with windows to side leading to: 

BALCONY Running the full width of the sitting room. Tiled floor. Glass and aluminium rail. This balcony provides a fantastic outside seating area from where you can enjoy views over the beautifully landscaped gardens. Courtesy lighting 

MASTER BEDROOM SUITE 16' 5" x 11' 2" (5m x 3.4m) Twin windows to side elevation. Fitted double walk-in wardrobe with mix of drawers, hanging space and storage. Recessed pinspot lighting. 5 speaker sound system. Smoke alarm. Twin radiators. TV point 

EN-SUITE BATH & SHOWER ROOM Window to side elevation. White suite comprising Roca low level push button WC, bidet, deep bath with mixer tap to side, wash hand basin with mixer tap and cupboards below. Large walk-in shower with rainhead shower and handheld shower attachment. Fitted basket. Large picture mirror. Shaver socket. Tiled floor covering. Recessed pinspot lighting. Bosch sound system speakers. Extractor fan. Access to roof space.

From the Main Entrance Hallway, stairs down to:- 

LOWER GROUND FLOOR Part glazed double doors to:- 

STUDY Window to side elevation. Radiator. Ceiling light fitting. Recessed pinspot lighting. Smoke alarm. 

GUEST BEDROOM SUITE 14' 5" x 12' 5" (4.39m x 3.78m) Window to side elevation. Radiator. Ceiling light fitting. Doors to: 

DRESSING ROOM With ample hanging space and storage shelving. Ceiling light fitting. 

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM A white suite comprising low level push button WC, wash hand basin with mixer tap and selection of cupboards and drawers below and mirror and shaver socket above. Corner shower. Recessed pinspot lighting. Extractor fan.

From the Lower Hallway, steps leading down to:- 

KITCHEN TWO Roll edge wood-effect worksufaces with a selection of cupboards and drawers. Space for fridge/freezer. Space for dishwasher/washing machine. Sink. Tiled splashback. Display cupboard. Extractor fan. Ceiling light fitting. Fitted airing cupboard with slatted wooden shelving. Wall mounted heating control panel. Cupboard housing Tempest hot water tank with pressure system.

From the Lower Hallway:- 

BEDROOM FOUR 11' 0" x 8' 0" (3.35m x 2.44m) Window to side elevation. Radiator. Ceiling light fitting. 

BEDROOM THREE 14' 6" x 12' 6" (4.42m x 3.81m) Double French doors leading out to garden terrace area with windows to side. Ceiling light fitting. Recessed pinspot light. TV point. 

FAMILY BATH & SHOWER ROOM A white suite comprising low level push button WC, Ideal Standard wash hand basin with mixer tap, corner bath with mixer tap over. Glazed corner shower with Mira shower. Fitted mirrored cupboard with automatic light over. Extractor fan. Shaver socket. Part tiled. Ladder towel radiator. Ceiling light fitting.  

OUTSIDE Double electric gates give remote access to entrance courtyard. Brick paved parking area with ample parking for a number of vehicles with flowerbeds and shrubs to side. Covered oil tank. 6-bar gate leading to garden. Log store to side. Brick paved pathway leading down to lower garden. Cobble stone footpath with flowerbeds to either side. Terrace area. Feature pond with natural stream running down and flowerbeds to the side. Steps leading up to the upper garden with flagpole being mainly laid to lawn with upper terraced area, ideal for alfresco dining in a private secluded walled garden. Mixture of flowerbeds with mature shrubs. Garden terrace area with gazebo. Outside Toilet. Astroturf area with cellar below. To the side a caged area for dog kennel. 

GARDENS A brick path leads to the side of the property, lawn with well stocked shrub and flower borders. The rear garden has a charming stone paved seating area. Garden store and kennel facility, former cellars. Stone edge well stocked pond with rill and fountain. Flagstone steps lead up to the main garden which is beautifully planted with a lovely array of mature plants and shrubs, lawn and patio seating area. Stone built walls to all sides making the garden extremely private. 

UTILITY/WORKSHOP 16' 4" x 8' 0" (4.98m x 2.44m) Stable door. Ceiling light fitting. Space for washing machine. Inset stainless steel sink with mixer tap and cupboard storage over. Telephone point. Space for fridge and freezers. Cupboards. Worcester oil fired boiler for central heating system. Tiled floor covering. Fluorescent twin lighting. 

CELLAR AREA/GARDEN STORE ROOM Underground storage area. Ceiling light fittings.  

SERVICES Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating. Solar Panels to assist heating hot water/central heating. 

COUNCIL TAX Band G. Amount payable 2016/17 £2,744.04 

LOCAL AUTHORITY South Hams District Council. Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon. TQ9 5NE. Tel. 01803 861234. 

VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment through Luscombe Maye Newton Ferrers Office. Bespoke appointments outside working hours can be arranged with adequate notice.  

DIRECTIONS From the A379, Plymouth to Kingsbridge Road, take the B3186 signposted Newton Ferrers. Enter the village of Newton Ferrers and at The Green take the left hand fork signposted Noss Mayo and Membland.. At the bottom of the hill, turn left and immediately left to Membland. Continue along this road for approximately 3/4 mile. On the first right hand bend turn right and immediately right again into Stonecourt. 

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