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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Blackawton, Totnes, TQ9

Guide Price £975,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Approx 2.87 acres
  • Detached house set in a beautiful valley
  • 3 Reception rooms
  • Large kitchen/dining room
  • 5 double bedrooms, 1 en suite
  • Attractive well stocked gardens
  • 2 stream fed ponds
  • Garage, parking & outbuildings

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A detached family home located in a beautiful tranquil setting surrounded by woodland and open countryside.

This substantial detached house is situated in an idyllic peaceful valley surrounded by open countryside and woodland. It is well-presented throughout and provides excellent family accommodation arranged over two floors. The property has been sympathetically updated and extended in recent years to provide a comfortable and spacious family home with enchanting views from most rooms. On the ground floor there is an impressive kitchen/dining room with two sets of French doors giving access to the terrace and gardens, a light and spacious drawing room, a further sitting room and a study. Upstairs, the master bedroom has an en suite shower room. There are four further bedrooms and two bath/shower rooms.

The grounds extend to about 2.87 acres and offer a high degree of privacy. The gardens have been designed to provide a variety of colour all year round and offer plenty of space for entertaining and relaxing. A stream runs through the garden and feeds two ponds. There is a private right of way to Allaleigh.

Strictly by appointment with the Sole Agents, Marchand Petit. Telephone: 01803 839190.

Penny Rowden is located about 2 miles away from the village of Blackawton which has a highly regarded primary school, church, two public houses and a community shop. The nearby town of Dartmouth offers a good range of shopping and marina facilities and lies at the mouth of the spectacular River Dart, famous as a sailing centre and home to Britannia Royal Naval College. The market town of Totnes is about 7 miles to the north and provides a mainline railway link to London (approx. 3 hours).

Utility Room 
Stainless steel sink, space for washing machine and tumble dryer. Wall mounted boiler.

First Floor Landing 
Hatch to loft space. French doors open to garden. Built-in linen cupboard with shelving.

Master Bedroom 
A generous size double aspect bedroom with beautiful garden and rural views through four large windows with slate sills.

En Suite 
Glazed shower cubicle, washbasin, WC, heated towel rail. Wood floor.

Bedroom 2 
A dual aspect double bedroom. Shelving. Fitted wardrobe. Beautiful valley views.

Bedroom 3 
A double bedroom with views over the garden and stream.

Shower Room 
Large shower cubicle, WC, pedestal washbasin, wood flooring.

Bedroom 4 
A double bedroom. Window with wooden shutters. Garden and countryside views. Two built-in wardrobes, shelving.

Bedroom 5 
A dual aspect double bedroom with exposed roof trusses and beams. Window with wooden shutters overlooking the garden. Built-in wardrobe. Beautiful views over the garden and surrounding countryside.

Panelled bath with hand held shower attachment, washbasin, WC. Views. Wood flooring.

The gardens and grounds are well-tended and provide a wide variety of flowering shrubs, trees and plants and is a haven for wildlife. A stream runs through the garden feeding two ponds, one located in the meadow bordered by woodland and open countryside. A large terrace abuts the kitchen/dining room providing a wonderful space for entertaining or dining. A footpath leads from the garden to the nearby hamlet of Allaleigh.

Garage And Parking 
Open fronted garage with light and power. Ample driveway parking for several vehicles.

Workshop & Store 
With light and power.

Mains electricity, water (metered), private drainage. Calor gas central heating.

The property is approached down a private driveway to a parking area and garage. A stepped pathway leads to the front of the property.

Canopy Porch 
Part glazed door opens into:

Entrance Hall 
Solid oak wood flooring. Stairs rise to first floor.

Quarry tiled floor. WC, washbasin.

Drawing Room 
A wonderfully light triple aspect room with views over the garden and open countryside. Two sets of French doors lead out to the front and rear garden. Fireplace housing wood burning stove with timber mantel above. Alcove recess with built-in cupboard and shelving above. Solid oak wood flooring.

Sitting Room 
Two windows overlooking the garden, one fitted with wooden shutters. Slate floor. Large fireplace with raised hearth, slate floor. Painted timber ceiling beams. Fitted shelving.

Small brick fireplace recess (not in use). Window overlooking garden with shutters. Painted timber beams to ceiling .

Kitchen/dining Room 
Partially glazed screen and door with inset stained glass panes opening into a large split level room with games area. High ceiling with exposed timber beams and three velux windows allowing lots of natural light into the room. Two sets of French doors in the dining area lead out to the garden and terrace. Slate flooring throughout. Kitchen area fitted with a range of wood base units with wood and polished stone worktops. Double ceramic sink unit with large window above overlooking the garden. Space for dishwasher, space for American style fridge/freezer, space for Range cooker. Pantry with shelving. Door to side porch with slate floor and door to garden. A further door giving access via stone steps to the rear garden.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 May 2016

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