6 bedroom house for sale

Lydford, Okehampton

Guide Price £499,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive Victorian Villa
  • Ornate Coving and Ceiling Roses
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen with Scullery Beyond
  • Conservatory to Side
  • Four Main Bedrooms
  • Master with Ensuite Bathroom
  • Two Minor Bedrooms
  • Coach House to the Rear
  • Garage/Workshop Space

Full description

An impressive and well proportioned Victorian villa set in mature gardens overlooking moorland with Brentor in the distance. Many of the rooms, especially on the ground floor, have the most amazing ornate coving and ceiling roses and the hall is an impressive entrance area with the stairs rising to the first floor. At the rear is the kitchen with what would have been known as the scullery beyond, with a second stair case leading to the minor bedrooms. In total, there are 6 bedrooms but four main rooms, one of which has an en-suite bathroom. Attached at the rear is a coach house providing garage and workshop space as well as storage. Gardens are mature and offer lawns at the rear with a decking area. At the side and leading to the coach house there is a parking area and at the front a further area with mature trees providing screening.
Tavistock is nearby offering shopping, entertaining and schooling facilities and at Lydford a farm shop provides daily basics as well as two pub/restaurants.

Porch 
Path and steps leading to half glazed front door. Original decorative tiled floor. Original stained glass door and side panels leading to:

Hall 
An impressive room with ornate coving and ceiling rose. Stairs with decorative newel post and bannisters rising to First Floor.

Sitting Room 
19' 1'' x 14' 0'' (5.81m x 4.26m) (into bay window)
Double aspect with bay window and window seats to the front, and double doors at the side leading to the Conservatory. Feature marble fireplace and mantel with wood burner set on slate hearth. Intricate coving and ceiling rose.

Conservatory 
17' 0'' x 5' 10'' (5.18m x 1.78m)
To the side of the property with double doors leading to the gardens. Open aspect over the countryside.

Dining Room 
19' 7'' x 14' 11'' (5.96m x 4.54m) (into bay window)
Bay window to front overlooking the gardens. Decorative fireplace with surround and mantel. Decorative coving and ceiling rose.

Study 
13' 11'' x 10' 0'' (4.24m x 3.05m)
Window to side with an open aspect. Ornate coving.

Rear Hall 
Window and door to rear. Understairs storage cupboard.

Cloakroom 
Window to rear. Featuring the original toilet. Corner hand basin.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
13' 10'' (to chimney breast) x 10' 11'' (4.21m (to chimney breast) x 3.32m)
Window to rear. Fitted with a range of modern white wall and base units with roll top work surfaces incorporating a double sink unit with mixer taps over. Electric hob with extractor hood over. Integral oven and fridge. Space for dishwasher. Door to:

Utility Room 
17' 9'' x 7' 1'' (5.41m x 2.16m) (to chimney breast and not including stairs)
Two windows and glazed door leading to rear. This room would once have been known as the Scullery! Alcove with Rangemaster cooker. Base units with roll top work surfaces. Circular sink unit with mixer taps over. Space for washing machine and tumble dryer. Slate flooring. Walk-in pantry with window and shelves. Stairs rising to the two smaller bedrooms at the rear of the house.

First Floor Landing 
Main and half landing.

Shower Room 
Two windows, one of which is stained glass, to the rear. Shower cubicle with electric shower. Low level WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Ladder radiator.

Bedroom 1 
16' 1'' x 14' 0'' (4.90m x 4.26m)
A delightful light and airy double aspect room with three windows, one to the side with far reaching views to Brentor Church in the distance. Feature fireplace with marble surround, mantel and slate hearth. Original fitted wardrobe. Door to:

En-suite Bathroom 
8' 11'' x 7' 5'' (2.72m x 2.26m)
Window to front. Suite comprising of panelled bath with electric shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Fitted linen cupboard.

Bedroom 2 
15' 1'' x 13' 11'' (4.59m x 4.24m)
Two windows to front overlooking the gardens and moorland in the distance. Feature fireplace with marble surround, mantel and slate hearth. Fitted wardrobes to each side, one with shelves. Corner hand basin with tiled splashbacks.

Bedroom 3 
14' 0'' x 9' 11'' (4.26m x 3.02m)
Window to side with far reaching views and an open aspect. Feature fireplace with surround and mantel.

Bedroom 4 
13' 11'' x 10' 10'' (4.24m x 3.30m) (to chimney breast)
Window to rear. Feature fireplace with surround, mantel and slate hearth. Fitted cupboards to each side. Door to:

Bedroom 5 
11' 5'' x 8' 11'' (3.48m x 2.72m) (into alcove)
Window to side. Door to:

Bedroom 6 
9' 10'' x 9' 0'' (2.99m x 2.74m)
Double aspect with windows to side. Stairs leading down to the Utility Room.

Outside 

Coach House 
Currently divided into 3 areas:

Garage 
17' 1'' x 11' 10'' (5.20m x 3.60m)

Office 
12' 2'' x 12' 0'' (3.71m x 3.65m)

Store Room 
9' 1'' x 6' 2'' (2.77m x 1.88m)

Parking 
Parking is available to the side and rear of the property.

Gardens 
The property is set in approximately 0.8 acre and is approached through double granite pillars leading to the driveway. To the front of the property, the garden is stocked with a variety of mature shrubs and plants. To the side, there is a further area and the main garden at the rear is lawned and enclosed at the back by a natural stone wall. There is a decking area which enjoys far reaching views over the surrounding countryside to moorland.

Services 
Mains electricity. Private water. Private drainage.

Council Tax Band 
We understand the property is Band F.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 November 2016

Nearest station

  • Gunnislake (8.8 mi)
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86-87 West Street, Tavistock, PL19 8AQ

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Nearest station

  • Gunnislake (8.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Abode, Tavistock

86-87 West Street, Tavistock, PL19 8AQ

01822 454031 Local call rate

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