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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Chagford, Chagford, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ13

Fixed Price £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Reception rooms
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom
  • Outbuildings
  • 11 Acres
  • Views

Full description

An unlisted period farmhouse for improvement in stunning location on Dartmoor with 11 acres. 4 bedrooms, 3 reception rooms, kitchen, bathroom. Outbuildings. Pasture.
Views. EPC Band G.

Situation - West Corndon Farm sits in a private location at the end of its own drive in the hamlet of Corndon on Dartmoor, just two miles from the sought after stannary town of Chagford. The town offers a wide variety of day to day specialist shops, primary school, Montessori pre-school, parish church, doctor and dentist surgeries, library, pubs and hotels. There are excellent sports facilities including a football pitch, cricket pitch with pavilion, bowling club and seasonal open air swimming pool.

The town is easily accessed via the A38 dual carriageway, which is four miles away at Whiddon Down with Cornwall in the west and the university and cathedral city of Exeter approximately twenty miles to the east. Exeter offers a wide range of amenities befitting a centre of its importance including excellent shopping, dining, theatre and recreational pursuits. Exeter has two mainline railway stations on the London Waterloo and Paddington lines. Exeter International Airport lies about four miles east of the city.

Description - West Corndon farm is a handsome, south facing, granite farmhouse that has been in the same family for over eighty years. It offers characterful accommodation of over 2,000 sq ft that would benefit from a degree of improvement and upgrade.

Accommodation - Off the reception hall are two reception rooms. Off the first sitting room is access to the dining room, which leads to the kitchen. Off the kitchen is access to the utility room. The kitchen has a solid fuel Rayburn as well as back kitchen with feature granite sink. The former dairy doubles as a utility room and pantry.

On the first floor are four bedrooms and a large bathroom. There is a large loft space with potential for further accommodation, subject to planning.

The Grounds - Adjoining the house are three former pig houses as well as stable with tallet loft over. From the lane, a long driveway and track lead down to a large parking and turning area to the rear of the property. On the right hand side is a stone shippon (26' x 12'11), tractor house in adjoining covered area and adjoining store (10' x 8').

The Land - To the side and rear are gardens with granite walls. The remainder of the land is split into three paddocks of gently sloping pasture. To the bottom is a large wooded area with boundaries down to and beyond the River Bovey. Overall the property amount to about 11 acres.

Due to its position, there are some simply stunning views across the adjoining countryside and moorland.

Services - Spring fed water. Mains electricity. Private drainage. Central heating from solid fuel Rayburn

Directions - PLEASE DO NOT USE SAT NAV. Proceed west from Exeter on the A30. Leave at the Whiddon Down exit. Proceed to the next roundabout and turn left onto the A382 signposted Chagford and Moretonhampstead. After 3 miles, turn left signposted Chagford, and proceed into the town square. Once in the square, turn right and go down the hill forking left and out of the village. Proceed up the hill following the signs for Fernworthy Reservoir. Go past the turn for the reservoir, and after a further mile or so, turn right signposted Corndon. Go into the hamlet and fork sharp left at Corndon Cross. After 30 yards, proceed down the drive directly opposite, and the farm is located at the bottom of the drive.

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

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Added on Rightmove:
26 May 2016

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