5 bedroom detached house for sale

Moretonhampstead, Newton Abbot, Devon

Sold STC £1,750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Approximately 19 acres of land lending itself to a number of uses
  • Stabling
  • Outbuildings
  • Landscaped Gardens including a large pond
  • Kitchen Dining Room
  • Drawing Room
  • Snug
  • Orangery
  • Utility & Boot Room
  • Master Suite

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A truly stunning example of a detached rural residence set in an elevated position with picturesque vistas over the surrounding Dartmoor National Park. This exclusive country retreat boasts character throughout, offers light and spacious accommodation including 5 bedrooms and 3 reception rooms. Outbuildings, stabling, extensive grounds and gardens of approx. 19 acres.


Entrance Foyer 
Further double glazed French doors leading out onto the garden, bi-fold doors leading through to the Kitchen/Breakfast Room, steps up to the Orangery. Travertine marble flooring, two ornate wall lights, recessed ceiling spotlights.

Orangery 
This striking room provides a fantastic view spot over the grounds of Brinning Farm. A glazed roof and floor to ceiling glass allows the sunlight to flow into this room throughout the day. Recessed ceiling spotlights and ceiling fan, fitted roof blinds, ornate wall lights, travertine flooring, underfloor heating, door to...

Cloakroom 
Handmade basin with antique style mixer tap over and antique style vanity unit below, low level flush WC, double glazed windows to front and side elevations.

Kitchen/Dining Room 
Beautifully fitted with a range of bespoke mahogany base and wall mounted units, a variety of tiled and wooden work surfaces, stainless steel double sink with mixer tap over, built-in microwave, cooking area with a multi-functional range oil fired Aga and extractor hood above, integral fridge/freezer and integral dishwasher. Ceiling spotlights, three Victorian style cast iron radiators, two double glazed windows to front and side elevations. Surrounding the kitchen/dining room are several oak pillars, which work perfectly well in conjunction with the distressed paint, enhancing the character of the building and flagstone flooring. The dining area has double glazed doors opening onto a terrace enjoying far reaching views over Moretonhampstead, surrounding countryside and Dartmoor. Ceiling spotlights, recessed professional ceiling speakers which link into the sound system throughout numerous rooms in the property. Doors into a useful storage area. Stairs rising to Master (truncated)

Laundry Room 
Double glazed window to front elevation, Velux window, one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap over, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, door to pantry with feature double glazed window. Fitted cupboards with worktop space and tiled splashbacks. Few steps down into...

Boot Room 
Sliding doors into storage area with hanging space, radiator, door to side elevation, inset ceiling spotlights, door to further storage cupboard, door into boiler room/WC.

Boiler Room & WC 
Oil fired boiler, double glazed window to side elevation, low level WC, wall mounted wash hand basin with mixer taps over.

Drawing Room 
This room offers a welcoming ambience with a spacious, yet cosy feel. Boasting a granite built fireplace housing a wood burning stove with an oak mantel above and slate hearth. Polished wooden flooring, wooden panelling concealing a drinks cabinet with exposed stone walling and bespoke wine rack. Floor to ceiling glass overlooking the landscaped grounds, double glazed windows to side elevation, wooden window seats concealing the radiators, ceiling beams, picture lights and door to…

Hall 
Stairs rise to the first floor landing, ceiling spotlights, radiator, door to under stairs storage cupboard with courtesy light, door giving access to the side elevation and door to...

Snug/Study 
Currently used a Snug, but could be used as a Study if needed. Granite built fireplace housing a Jetmaster fire, with oak lintel and slate hearth. Charming bow window giving views out over the grounds, French doors leading out onto the rear garden, floor to ceiling glazing enjoying views over the garden, two radiators.

First Floor Landing 
Double glazed window to rear elevation on the half landing. Ceiling spotlights, double glazed windows to side elevations enjoying far reaching views across Moretonhampstead and beyond towards Dartmoor. Door to under stairs storage cupboard, radiator, doors to bedrooms and bathroom. Stairs rise to second floor landing.

Guest Suite 
A charming dual aspect room with an Oriel window providing a pleasant outlook over the grounds and towards Moretonhampstead beyond to Dartmoor, making a lovely indoor reading spot. Double glazed window overlooking the gardens beyond. Ceiling spotlights, radiator and door to the En Suite.

En Suite 
Five piece suite comprising bath with antique style mixer tap over, walk-in shower cubicle with antique style thermostatic control shower over and extractor fan, low level flush WC, pedestal basin with antique style taps and a bidet with antique style taps. Tiling to walls, radiators, ceiling spotlights, double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and beyond, double doors to built-in wardrobe with hanging and shelving space.

Second Floor Landing 
Doors to bedrooms and bathroom. Exposed beams and ceiling light.

Bedroom 
Ceiling beams, hatch to loft space, double glazed window overlooking the garden and views beyond, doors to eaves storage spaces, radiator, doors to built-in wardrobes with hanging space.

Bathroom 
Three piece suite comprising bath with antique style mixer tap over and electric power shower, pedestal basin and low level flush WC. Ceiling beams, ceiling spotlights, door to eaves storage space, shaver socket, radiator, double glazed window to side elevation.

Bedroom/Office 
Currently used as an office. Dual aspect room with double glazed windows to rear and side elevations, ceiling spotlights, ceiling beams, radiator, doors to built-in wardrobes with hanging space.

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From the Kitchen/Breakfast Room stairs rise to the...

Master Suite 
Spacious bedroom with French doors enjoying views across the gardens and grounds. Ceiling spotlights, cast iron Victorian style radiators, doors to walk-in wardrobe space with hanging rails and shelving. Doors to a further built-in wardrobe with hanging rails and shelving, door to...

Master En Suite 
Six piece suite comprising his and hers pedestal basins with antique style mixer taps over, low level flush WC, bidet with antique style taps, walk-in shower cubicle with antique style shower head and controls, tiled surround and shelving space. Freestanding rolled top bath with antique style taps and shower attachment over. Two cast iron radiators, ceiling spotlights, shelving space, double glazed window to front elevation, wall mounted mirrors, tiling and ceiling beams. Doors to useful storage cupboards.

Gardens and Grounds 
Upon entering the grounds via electric gated access, a sweeping tarmac driveway leads up to the property where you are greeted with a stunning backdrop over Moretonhamsptead and Dartmoor National Park. The grounds comprise many areas including a paved terrace with a barbeque area enjoying a pleasant outlook over the formal gardens, a natural spring which makes its way through the grounds of Brinning Farm adding a lovely feature, a fruit cage, greenhouse, large pond offering a home to a variety of wildlife surrounded by mature trees and an enclosed hard surfaced tennis court. The fields themselves have their own water supplies and extend to approximately 46 acres, divided into 12 fields which have been used in the past to support a variety of livestock including cattle, alpacas, sheep and horses.

Outbuildings 
To the front of the house is a carriage ring, granite built double garage and carport. To the side of the property is a substantial Victorian barn which would lend itself to be converted into a second accommodation space, stone built with concrete flooring, remainders of feed stalls, lighting and housing a standby generator, boiler and heating system for the Orangery. Attached to the eastern end of the Victorian barn is a wood store and enclosure for the oil tanks. Beyond this, is a timber built triple section barn with wood store, machinery store and workshop, all equipped with lighting, power and water - this could be converted into additional stabling if needed. On the grounds of the property are a set of timber built stables containing three loose boxes and a tack room.

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

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bradleys, Bovey Tracey

28-30 Fore Street, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9AD

01626 919055 Local call rate

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