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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Dunkeswell Abbey, Honiton, Devon, EX14 4RP

Under Offer £895,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious 4 bedroom period farmhouse
  • Self-contained 1 bedroom annex
  • Fine rural views
  • Private position in Blackdown Hills
  • Courtyard of traditional farm buildings
  • About 59 acres
  • River Frontage
  • Native woodland and two wildlife ponds

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An excellent residential farm in a private setting in the Blackdown Hills. Refurbished and extended to create a spacious home with adjoining self-contained annex. In all 58.93 acres (23.85 ha) of land with pasture, woodland, ponds and river frontage.

Main House: Entrance hall, drawing room, sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, domestic offices, study, conservatory, 4 bedrooms, bathroom and shower room.
Attached self contained annex wing with kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. Courtyard of traditional farm buildings including garaging, workshop, storage and barn.

The farm occupies a secluded position standing at the end of a private driveway, in the heart of the Blackdown Hills, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Lying on the fringes of the pretty hamlet near the remains of Dunkeswell Abbey, which was founded in 1201 by William Briwere as a Cistercian Monastry. The farmhouse is well protected, surrounded by the property's land with views down the valley.

The nearby village of Hemyock offers good local facilities including a general store, post office, public house and primary school. Wellington has a greater selection of facilities including Waitrose and a variety of independent retailers. Honiton has a mainline rail connection to London Waterloo (2 hours 45 minutes). Taunton, the county town of Somerset, has a regular train service to London Paddington (1 hour and 45 minutes) and connection to the M5 motorway.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 February 2016

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