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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Newton Road, Bishopsteignton, Teignmouth

Offers in Region of £1,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Attractive extended 1930's built detached house set on around 5-acres of mostly south-facing grounds with sweeping lawns and paddocks
  • Well-presented accommodation with 3 spacious reception rooms and 6 bedrooms (3 with quality en-suite shower rooms), along with modern family bathroom
  • Attractive kitchen with granite work surfaces and a useful utility/boot room
  • Exceptional and breathtaking views across the grounds towards the Teign Estuary and rolling countryside beyond
  • Extensive parking, integral double garage and two field shelters
  • Set on the fringes of this ever popular village with good amenities and fast access to the A380 and M5 beyond
  • Nearby pedestrian lane access to the riverside

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description

River Meadow is an enviably situated and well-presented 1930's-built detached property with stunning estuary views. The property has been extended in recent years to provide excellent family-sized accommodation with three reception rooms and six bedrooms (three of which are en-suite), an attractive kitchen with granite work surfaces and a useful utility/boot room. The house provides a wonderful sense of inside/outside living with many of the rooms and outside terraces enjoying exceptional views across the grounds towards the River Teign Estuary and rolling countryside beyond. There are around 5-acres of beautiful and predominately south-facing grounds, comprising broad areas of sweeping lawn descending to paddocks with the grounds also enjoying breath-taking views. There is extensive parking and an integral double garage, along with two field shelters in the paddock. Nearby pedestrian access to the river can be enjoyed via the adjoining lane.

Situation

Bishopsteignton is a desirable village with a strong sense of community, being set above and beside the beautiful Teign Estuary. River Meadow occupies an enviable position within the village, with nearby Flow Lane offering a pleasant walk down to the riverside. The village has many local amenities to include a Post Office/store, a chemist, a garden centre, a church, a village hall, two public houses, a local real ale brewery, a vineyard and the Cockhaven Manor Hotel. Additionally there is a well-regarded primary school. The seaside town of Teignmouth is around 2-miles away with its promenade having a classic Georgian crescent, a sandy beach and a wide range of shops and amenities to include a Waitrose store, a mainline railway station, a secondary school; Trinity School offering private education and many cafes and restaurants etc. The estuary offers good boating opportunities and Teignmouth golf course is only 2-miles away. Good accessibility is enjoyed to the A380, making for a fast commute to the Cathedral City and county town of Exeter with its international airport and university.

Directions

From Teignmouth take the A381 towards Kingsteignton and Newton Abbot and continue on into the village. Pass Wyevale Garden Centre on your left and turn immediately left by the sign for Flow Lane. Rydon Gardens and River Meadow will be found immediately on the left hand side.


A Side Entrance Porch 
with attractive tiling enjoys excellent views across the grounds, paddocks, estuary and beyond and opens to the...

Utility/Boot Room 
with built-in cupboards, space for a fridge/freezer and work surfaces with an inset and enamelled sink and undersurface space for a washing machine. There is a wall-mounted boiler supplying hot water and central heating.

A door opens to the lovely Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
a superb dual aspect room with wonderful views across the grounds, paddocks and estuary with Archbrook and the rolling countryside beyond.

The Kitchen Area 
is fitted with an attractive range of units with an extensive range of cupboards and drawers and ample areas of granite work surface, with an inset feature enamelled sink unit and attractive tiled surrounds. There is a range-style stove included, a useful shelved larder cupboard and a display surface with a plate rack over.

The Breakfast Area 
has sliding doors onto a wonderful terrace, perfect for alfresco dining and enjoying the exceptional views.

An Inner Lobby/Study Area 
has attractive turning stairs to the first floor, an understairs cupboard, as well as a...

Cloakroom/WC. 
.

A feature arched door opens to a Front Entrance Porch, 
overlooking the front garden and beyond and opens to the...

Dining Room, 
a pleasant room with a front-facing bow window with views towards the hills above the village.

The Sitting Room 
is a wonderful light and spacious room with outstanding views through full-height windows and doors across the grounds towards the estuary, Archbrook and beyond. There is a contemporary-style fireplace with a polished granite hearth. Sliding patio doors lead onto the aforementioned terrace. The sitting room opens to the wonderful...

Music Room/Living Room; 
a beautiful room with a high ceiling, wonderful views as mentioned and French doors opening to a deck adjoining the terrace.

To the first floor 
the landing has loft access, and access to...

Two of the First Floor Bedrooms 
both of which enjoy wonderful estuary views as described and one of which has built-in wardrobes.

The Family Bathroom 
is also accessed from the main landing and has an attractive white contemporary-style three-piece suite with marble effect ceramic tiling to the floor and walls. Two windows enjoy good views towards the higher parts of the village and the hills beyond. The landing opens to a first floor hallway from where...

the remaining Four Bedrooms are accessed. 
Two of these bedrooms have wonderful estuary views as described, whilst the other two enjoy good views towards the higher parts of the village and the hills beyond. Three of these bedrooms also have stylish and modern En-Suite Shower Rooms, attractively tiled and with good quality fitments.

Outside 
To the front of the house a private driveway, owned by River Meadow and providing access to one other property, leads to the gated entrance. There is expansive parking to the front of the house, along with twin doors to the Integral Double Garage. The house is surrounded by beautiful and relatively level lawns, principally enclosed by hedging, with various well-stocked areas of bedding. To the side of the house there is a small orchard area, a greenhouse and garden shed. The grounds beyond are simply stunning with extensive lawns and adjoining copse / woodland with a lovely variety of trees and wildflowers, descending to and adjoining paddocks with two field shelters. The total plot extends to around five acres in all.

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Added on Rightmove:
04 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Teignmouth (2.2 mi)
  • Newton Abbot (2.8 mi)
  • Dawlish (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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72-73 Fore Street Topsham EX3 0HQ

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72-73 Fore Street Topsham EX3 0HQ

01392 799061 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Teignmouth (2.2 mi)
  • Newton Abbot (2.8 mi)
  • Dawlish (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Wilkinson Grant & Co, Topsham

72-73 Fore Street Topsham EX3 0HQ

01392 799061 Local call rate

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

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