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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Curtisknowle, Totnes, Devon, TQ9

Under Offer £495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Five bedrooms (two on the ground floor)
  • Spacious sitting room
  • Conservatory with open country views
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Music room/Study
  • Garage
  • Delightful rural outlook
  • Set in gardens and woodland of approx. 1.6 acres

Full description

A spacious detached property offering five bedrooms and set in gardens of approx. 0.65 acres and a further acre of woodland. Five bedrooms, spacious lounge/conservatory, kitchen/dining room, family room. Garage, delightful rural outlook. EPC Band E

Situation - Badger's Holt is on the edge of the hamlet of Curtisknowle, which is a delightful South Hams hamlet and in a gloriously quiet location. Further facilities are nearby at Diptford and Moreleigh, each approximately 3 miles. Diptford has a well-known Primary School, Church, Village Hall and other facilities, whilst Moreleigh has the famous New Inn.

Other facilities are available at nearby towns of Totnes and Kingsbridge, whilst the A38 is only 5 miles to the North, making Plymouth, Exeter and the motorway network easily connectable.

Totnes was originally geographically constructed at the highest navigable point on the river Dart. Totnes rapidly grew into the gateway to the South Hams, which is renowned for its pretty beaches and countryside. Today Totnes is a bustling market town full of interest with a full range of shops and recreational facilities.

The South Hams in South Devon is an area of exceptional beauty and contrast with river estuaries, rolling hills and thatched cottages surrounding lovely old towns and including Dartmoor National Park to the north and beaches to the south. The South Hams is a unique area worthy of its national status as a designated 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty'.

Description - The property comprises a detached dwelling, principally externally rendered under concrete tile roof. Believed to be constructed in around the 1960's with extensions and additions, adjoining single garage and driveway. A particular feature of the property is the delightful outlook over rural countryside and adjoining level gardens, being lawn with mature flower beds, leading onto level woodland gardens with a mass of bulbs and a further area of mature deciduous woodland.

Accommodation - (Please see floorplan). The property itself has spacious accommodation on the ground floor, including a magnificent sitting room which leads into Conservatory, enjoying delightful views over the South Hams countryside. The reception rooms include an 'L' shaped kitchen/dining room with extensively fitted range of kitchen units over two walls, timber work surface and built in oil fired AGA, together with a larder cupboard, built in freezer, double oven electric cooker and 4 ring ceramic hob. There is a delightful music room/study with double prospect windows.

The first and second bedrooms and a bathroom are on the ground floor, whilst on the first floor stairs lead to a spacious landing with a computer work area off and access to eaves. There are three bedrooms and bathroom and trap to roof space.

Outside - Approached from the highway over a gravelled entrance driveway to turning and parking area in front of the single garage. This entrance is flagged by mature mixed deciduous and coniferous trees, leading through to delightful level garden being principally lawns with mature flowers and shrubs leading around to the front of the property. The is also a partially raised water reservoir supplying a neighbour. Beyond, further areas of lawn garden with beech hedge surround, merging into shaded woodland garden of 0.65 of an acre. An additional area of deciduous woodland of almost one acre which is a glorious ramble and nature reserve.

Services - Mains water, private drainage/septic tank. Oil fired central heating boiler.

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 Totnes take the A381 to Kingsbridge and Dartmouth, after approximately 3 miles you will reach the village of Harbertonford, after the pub on the left take the next right into Moreleigh Road next to Brocade. Follow this road for about 1.6 miles and then turn right at Spanish Lanes End then right at Horner Tongue, then turn left at crossroads sign posted Curtisknowle House and Badgers Holt will be found mile on the left.

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

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16 May 2016


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