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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Delightful lakeside house, South Brent, Devon, TQ10

Under Offer £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Splendid evel gardens with pond
  • Detached 3-bed home
  • Level paddocks
  • Detached 1-bed annexe
  • Stabling for 3 horses
  • Parking and garaging
  • 7.5 acres of gardens, pasture and woodland

Full description

A splendid detached EQUESTRIAN PROPERTY set in level grounds and gardens of 7.5 acres. DETACHED three bedroom home, level paddocks, detached ONE-BED ANNEXE, stabling for 3 horses and storage, ample parking and garaging. 7.5 acres of gardens, pasture and woodland. EPC Band F

Situation - The hamlet of Stidston is conveniently located in the South Hams countryside and within the Dartmoor National Park. The village of South Brent offers a comprehensive range of village amenities including school, shops, health centre, pubs, bank and post office etc. The A38 is very easily accessible with speedy access to the cathedral city of Exeter, the maritime port of Plymouth and the rest of the country beyond. Mainline rail links at Totnes allow access to London in around three hours. Totnes is 6.5 miles south of the property with a range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities. Being on the southern edge of the Dartmoor National Park there is glorious riding, walking and other facilities at hand.

Description - A splendid equestrian property located on the fringes of Dartmoor with easy access to the A38, offering a good sized three bedroom family home with views over its own land and across the gardens. A separate detached one-bed annexe, has been used as a holiday let. Additional stabling and storage and undercover areas for vehicles. Level pasture land, ideal for horses and excellent out riding with access to the Moor. Lake House has good ceiling heights throughout and has some original features including stripped original wooden doors.

Accommodation - (Please see floorplan). Inner porch with space coats and boots etc. Partially glazed and lead beaded door leading to inner hall. Sitting room stretches the full width of the house with front and rear prospect
windows overlooking the gardens. Double doors opening onto terrace area with pergola and views across to the ponds and orchard beyond. Woodburner with tiled hearth and wooden surround and mantle. Good ceiling height.
Door into dining room with stripped floorboards, front prospect window with view across to Dartmoor. Sunroom overlooking the grounds and gardens and the stabling. Door to the kitchen with tiled floor and range of wall and base units, 4-ring hob with under counter double oven, built in fridge and freezer, views out towards the stables. Door to utility room with plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, additional coat storage. Ground floor WC. Stable door to gardens.
Stairs lead from the main entrance hall to first floor. Good sized window affording much light to the landing. Door off to master bedroom with built in wardrobe cupboards, splendid views across surrounding countryside and to the Moors beyond. Ensuite with fully tiled shower, wash hand basin and WC. Bedroom 2 with storage space and front prospect window with views across surrounding countryside and the Moor beyond. Bedroom 3 is a good sized bedroom with rear prospect and views across the orchard and lake. Splendid fully tiled family bathroom with free standing bath and modern wash hand basin and WC.

The Annexe - Living area and small kitchenette with 4-ring hob with oven under and range of wall and base units and integral fridge. Good size double bedroom and ample space for storage. Front prospect window. Good ceiling height. Fully tiled wet room with Gainsborough shower, wash hand basin and WC. Heated by electric Rainte heating. This property enjoys good ceiling heights and stable door leading to outside decking area. This is very well presented throughout.

Stabling And Outbuildings - A two-bay car port/storage area of wooden construction. Kennels and traditional stabling for three horses. An additional workshop/shed in one of the paddocks. Stream meanders down through the courtyard. The stabling has mains electricity. Ample hard standing and parking areas. Access to the gardens and pond area and orchard beyond.

Outside - Vehicular access to the two paddocks from the road which is separate to the main entrance. The spectacular gardens surround the property and is well stocked. Orchard area and additional greenhouse and potting shed. The lake is splendidly positioned with the house sitting proudly overlooking it. One area of decking also sits at the waters edge and is ideal for those balmy afternoons. There are glorious views across to the Moor and surrounding countryside which can also be enjoyed from a further decked area with meandering stream passing by. Please see accompanying Promap.

Services - Mains electricity, water, private drainage and Calor gas.

Local Authority - South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. E-mail:

Viewing - Strictly by prior appointment with Stags Totnes property office on 01803 865454

Directions - From the A38 from Plymouth or Exeter direction on reaching Marley Head turn north to South Brent. On reaching the motorway roundabout turn immediate left signposted South Brent. Proceed along this road for approximately 1/2 mile and turn right into Stidston lane. Continue along this road for approximately 300 yards where Lake house can be found on the right.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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06 September 2016

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