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13 bedroom detached house for sale

Tedburn St. Mary, Exeter, Devon

Sold STC £925,000

Property Description

Key features

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  • Detached
  • 13,000 sq ft
  • 13 bedrooms
  • 6 reception rooms
  • Leisure suite
  • Barns
  • Garaging

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Colley House is a large detached property that has been in the same family ownership for over 45 years. The property has been occupied as a family home, however historically has been a country house hotel. Located at the end of a long sweeping drive the property is within walking distance of the amenities of Tedburn St Mary.

The property is in need of modernisation, however it has huge potential for either domestic or commercial use with over 8000 sq ft of accommodation in the principal building, a leisure complex and a range of attractive brick and brick and cob outbuildings. The total internal floor area including these additional buildings exceeds 13,000 sq ft.

Colley House is situated on the edge of the sought after village of Tedburn St Mary, surrounded by beautiful Mid-Devon countryside.

Tedburn St Mary plays host to a thriving, traditional village community and as such boasts an unrivalled range of established amenities including a popular Primary School, two churches, village hall, cricket club, football club, village stores, post office and two Pubs; The Red Lion and The Kings Arms.

The historic market town of Crediton, approximately 5 ½ miles away, provides a comprehensive range of everyday facilities, including churches, schools, banks, Post Office, shops, delicatessens, supermarkets, leisure complex, library and Queen Elizabeth’s Community College.

The Cathedral City of Exeter is approximately 7 ½ miles away and has a number of top ranked independent schools for boys and girls of all ages, one of the best universities in the country, and a variety of supermarkets including Waitrose. Exeter also boasts excellent cultural and recreational facilities with many new restaurants, the Princesshay shopping development, John Lewis, David Lloyd Private Health Club, Exeter City Football Club and the prominent Rugby Stadium of the Exeter Chiefs. Intercity high speed trains operate from Exeter St David’s to London (Paddington), the Midlands and the north of England. From Exeter Central trains operate via Salisbury to London (Waterloo). Exeter International Airport provides an ever increasing number of domestic and international flights including two flights a day to London City Airport.

The grounds at Colley House are exceptional with formal gardens, paddocks and a mature orchard. The gardens and grounds combined with the surrounding open countryside provide a setting for the property of complete privacy and tranquillity. In all the land totals approximately 6 acres.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 November 2016

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