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Cardinal Estates, Teignmouth

Key features

  • Almost 10,000 Sq Ft of accommodation
  • Sea, estuary and countryside views
  • Equestrian facilities
  • Heated swimming pool
  • Sauna and Bar
  • Gymnasium
  • Cinema / Entertainment Room
  • Gardens and grounds of approximately 20 acres
  • Private woodland
  • No Onward Chain

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
The view from this property really is remarkable and it will take your breath away. The elevated position offers magical sunrises over Bishopsteignton village, the Teign Estuary, The Ness and the surrounding countryside as well as far reaching rural views to Dartmoor where the most wonderful sunsets can be enjoyed.

Approached via a private electric gated entrance, a sweeping driveway provides access to the front of the property, an integral double garage, a detached double garage, versatile parking facilities and ample space to store a boat / motorhome.

Rio Vista has been finished beautifully and to an exceptionally high standard. The property has a great feel of openness and light with floor to ceiling sliding glass doors which lead out onto the balcony areas and take full advantage of its surroundings.

The front entrance is extremely impressive with double doors and bespoke curved glass opening into the property. The entrance hall is grand and spacious with an attractive bespoke staircase with copper style balustrade sweeping to the first floor. The hallway and kitchen area are laid with stunning grade A Italian marble, there is also a dual wood burner that can be enjoyed from the dining hall and the living room.

The entrance hall leads into the dining area which is spacious and allows ample space for dinner parties and entertaining. An opening leads into the kitchen / breakfast room which has a comprehensive range of floor to ceiling wall and base units, stunning marble work surfaces and a central island with a breakfast bar and a contemporary seating area with space for a table and chairs, making the perfect place to sit and relax whilst the dinner is cooking. The kitchen is fully fitted with integrated Miele appliances to include tall standing fridge and freezer, two dishwashers, Quooker instant hot water tap, two ovens one having a steam function, microwave oven, plate warming drawer and a large induction hob with extractor fan.

From here a door leads into the utility room with further units, a wash hand basin and space and plumbing for a washing machine and dryer. This area makes the perfect space for kicking off those mucky boots after a country walk with the dog. There is a side door leading into the garden and a door into the integral double garage.

The living room flows beautifully from the dining hall and is a great room to retire to of an evening with the cosy dual wood burner and the view over the water of the twinkling lights in the distance.

There is an office with a separate door that leads to the front of the property as well as a cloakroom and a separate WC.

The sweeping staircase rises to the first floor where you have access to all of the bedrooms and access to the observatory, where you can enjoy the far reaching views to Dartmoor, the surrounding countryside and the most stunning sunsets.

The master bedroom is positioned perfectly to enjoy the coastal views, wrapped with a balcony and has a large walk-in dressing room which is fully fitted with wardrobes. The en-suite bathroom has a walk-in shower, solid marble floors and walls, an attractive freestanding bath, WC and double vanity basin unit.

Bedroom two and bedroom three also enjoy elevated views over the garden and estuary and each have en-suite shower rooms. There are two further double bedrooms and a family bathroom.

From the reception hall stairs descend to the lower floor where you have all the leisure facilities that you could possibly need.

Starting with a gymnasium with wall mounted mirrors, good lighting and solid oak flooring, this then leads into the cinema/entertainment room. Access from the gymnasium and the cinema room lead into the pool area. A 19 metre heated swimming pool with electric cover, a sauna, a stylish bar and a fully tiled changing room with a shower, wash hand basin and a WC. This area makes the perfect entertaining floor and has a variety of seating areas and even a pool table to keep you busy. Sliding doors open into the garden where there is a barbecue area and a sunken Jacuzzi. A boiler room and log store are also located on this floor giving excellent drying facilities for the washing.

Rio Vista has approximately 20 acres, a recently built detached American Barn stable block with its own entrance that currently houses five horses with potential to cater for more, hay stores and a tack room. A stunning woodland area with a flowing stream, summer house and a large wildlife pond. Elevated balconies that enjoy the view, level garden areas and a variety of fruit trees making it a haven for the wildlife. You are spoilt for choice with areas to sit and enjoy the great outdoors.

Bishopsteignton is a sought after Teign Estuary Village with a thriving community. The Village has a shop, chemist, post office, parish Church, primary school and pubs. The towns of Teignmouth and Newton Abbot are both easily accessible with Teignmouth Golf Club only 1.5 miles away. The nearby towns offer a wide range of facilities including shops, leisure centres, schools, hospitals and train stations. Trinity Private School in Teignmouth is approximately 3 miles away. The A380 dual carriageway is nearby, providing access to the Cathedral City of Exeter and the M5 motorway. Exeter also has an international airport with an increasing number of destinations.

Nearby Towns / Facilities
Teignmouth 2.5 miles
Newton Abbot 4 miles
Exeter 18 miles

Bishopsteignton Primary School 0.9 Miles
Shaldon Primary School 2.5 Miles
Teignmouth Community School 2.5 Miles
Trinity School (private school) 3.2 Miles
Torquay Grammar School 8 Miles

Teignmouth Railway Station 2.7 miles
Newton Abbot Railway Station 4.2
Exeter Central Station 18 miles
Exeter Airport 20 miles
Please check Google maps for exact distances and travel times.

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Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Newton Abbot Station2.5 miles
  • Teignmouth Station2.8 miles
  • Dawlish Station4.5 miles
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Cardinal Estates, Teignmouth

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