Detached house for saleHolne, Newton Abbot, Devon
Guide Price £699,000
- Beautiful Grade II Listed house
- 18.67 acres of land separately available for £125,000
- Stunning countryside views
- Period features
- Dartmoor National Park
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On the ground floor there is a lovely sitting room with an inglenook fireplace and a wood-burning stove. There is also a multi fuel stove in the dining room/kitchen. There is a useful utility room off the kitchen and beyond here is a large study/bedroom 4. This is adjacent to the garage/log store area and there may be potential here to develop/extend (subject to the necessary planning permissions).
Wooden turning stairs lead to the first floor where there are three bedrooms with pretty views across the gardens and open countryside. The master bedroom has an en suite bathroom. The front of the house has attractive leaded windows and the property is heated via night storage heaters and wood-burning stoves. Contact us for virtual tour link
Stoodley is set in a peaceful location just outside the village of Holne, and is ideally located for those who wish to live in a glorious rural position whilst having good communication links with Exeter and the rest of the country. Holne has a pub, tea room, village church, playground and general store for everyday amenities.
The former stannary town of Ashburton, 3.7 miles from the property, has a lively range of shopping facilities, with a range of independent shops offering vintage goods, antiques, a family-run ironmonger's, a delicatessen, an artisan bakery, a fish deli, wine, tapas bar and cocktail bar and the renowned Ashburton Cookery School.
There is an abundance of wonderful walking, cycling and riding opportunities in the surrounding countryside and the property enjoys stunning south facing views across the Moor.
The cathedral city of Exeter, 24 miles away, is the most thriving city in the South West. The city offers a wealth of cultural activities with the theatre, the museum, arts centre and a variety of good shopping, including John Lewis, Waitrose and restaurants. Many primary and secondary schools can be found in Exeter including Exeter School and The Maynard School, whilst Exeter University is recognised as one of the best in the country.
Communications are excellent with the M5 motorway at Exeter providing links to the A38 to Plymouth, the A30 to Cornwall and Bristol and London to the North and East. There are regular rail services to London from Newton Abbot and Exeter St David's, taking as little as 2 hours. Exeter International Airport provides an ever increasing number of domestic and international flights, including two flights a day to London City Airport.
A cobbled yard lies directly in front of the house with a useful log store and open garage area. The majority of the gardens lie to the front of the house and have been a project of the current owner even featuring in Devon Life magazine. Large lawned areas have been created and lead down to a feature pond with a stone seat and a path loops around the entire garden. The garden is surrounded with trees and mature shrubs including various breeds of cornus, hydrangea, rhododendrons and camellias, plus fruit trees including pear and apple. There is also a lovely pathway leading through an avenue of trees out to the pasture land (18.57acres) which is available to purchase separately for £125,000.
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