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3 bedroom barn conversion for sale


Sold STC £295,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Holiday cottages
  • Excellent investment or holiday home opportunity
  • 2 Character cottages
  • Delightful rural location
  • EER - F (Cobb Cottage - 1 Bedroom)
  • EER - E (Corn Cottage - 2 Bedrooms)

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


A wonderful opportunity to acquire a barn conversion that has been separated into two holiday cottages (to be sold as one property), in the picturesque Teign Valley, with far reaching views. The holiday cottages provide a perfect hideaway and a fantastic opportunity for country pursuits. Haldon Forest Park is less than 4 miles away, with excellent bike trails, horse riding and much more to offer. Beautifully renovated with some original features set in a stunning location with parking for several cars and outside space to enjoy.


Cobb Cottage and Corn Cottage are two properties in an attractive re-development of farm buildings in a beautiful area, 1 mile from Doddiscombsleigh which is a small village situated in the picturesque Teign Valley, which sits to the east of the Dartmoor National Park. The village is ideally situated for easy commuting to the cathedral city of Exeter approximately 9 miles away, and it benefits from easy access to the A38 Devon Expressway to Plymouth and the M5 motorway. Within the village is the highly regarded Nobody Inn public house, as well as being close to the country pub The Manor Inn in Lower Ashton. The market town of Newton Abbot is situated approximately 10 miles to the south and offers a wide range of convenience and specialist shops. Exeter and Newton Abbot offer regular mainline rail connections to London Paddington and London Waterloo.


From Exeter follow the M5 motorway south and continue on the A38. At junction 31 continue forward on the A38 signposted Plymouth. Turning of the A38 at Exeter race course follow the signs for Doddiscombsleigh. Stay on this road until reaching a sign turning left to Doddiscombsleigh and proceed to the centre of the village. By the Nobody Inn keeping the pub on your left hand side follow the road proceeding out of the village, for 1 mile and then the turning to Great Leigh is on the right hand side. Approximate distance to Exeter is 9 miles.

The properties are two separate dwellings, owned under one Land Registry title. Dartmoor National Park Planning Permission for holiday use only. Lettings information: Holiday rental valuation: Corn Cottage: £650 per week - High Season and Cobb Cottage: £450 per week - high season.

A wooden door with glazed pane opening to hallway leading into..

Stairs to the first floor.

6.63m x 3.96m
An attractive room with two windows giving views out across the surrounding countryside. Plenty of character from the exposed beams and fireplace with stone surround. Wooden floor. Radiator. Part glazed wall through to:

4.45m x 2.44m
Two windows to the front of the property. Base units with wood worktops over. Tiled floor. Single integrated electric ovne with four ring electric hob above. Plumbing and space for dishwasher and freestanding fridge/freezer. Radiator. Space for dining table and chairs.

6.63m x 3.0m
Window to rear with incredible views of rolling countryside and deep sill. Vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. Radiator. Carpet. Door into:

WC. Wash hand basin. Carpet. radiator. Obscured window to side. Storage cupboard.

3.76m x 3.35m
Two windows to front with deep sills. Exposed beams to vaulted ceilings. Radiator. Carpet.

Frosted window to front. Bath with shower attachment. Basin. WC. Cupboard housing water tank. Part tiled walls and exposed beams to ceiling.

A wooden door with glazed pane leading into the entrance hall.

Door opening into downstairs WC and living room.

WC and wash hand basin.

6.4m x 4.9m
An impressive room with plenty of character. Windows to rear providing glorious views over the countryside. Fireplace with stone surround. Kitchen area with wall and base units. Single integrated electric cooker and electric hob over. Plumbing and space for slimline dishwasher, washing machine and fridge. Sink and drainer. Radiator. Wooden floor. Double height ceiling to vaulted ceiling space. Stairs to:

6.4m x 4.9m
A lovely mezzanine bedroom space with an amazing vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. Dual aspect windows to front and rear. Exposed wooden floorboards.

WC, wash hand basin, shower in cubicle and storage cupboard.

The properties have a hardstanding parking area for a few vehicles and a privately owned garden opening onto an area of field which totals approximately 1 3/4 acres. The views from the property are far reaching and the garden and land is predominantly south facing.

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01 July 2016

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