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4 bedroom detached house for sale


Sold STC £995,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning Location
  • Impressive Far Reaching Views
  • Flexible Accommodation
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Conservatory
  • Detached Garage & Workshop
  • Further Outbuildings & Stables
  • Beautiful Gardens and Grounds
  • All Set in Some 6.5 Acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION A well presented detached family home situated in a tucked away and private location between North Bovey and Moretonhampstead. The property enjoys impressive far reaching views towards Mardon Down and Dartmoor and is surrounded by its own land amounting to some 6.5 acres of gardens, grounds and paddocks. The versatile accommodation offers four bedrooms and three reception rooms as well as a large Conservatory. The 30' Living Room is at the heart of this property and offers fabulous entertaining space as well as a vista over the beautiful gardens.

The property is approached over its own private, sweeping driveway which opens out to provide plenty of parking. There is a large detached outbuilding providing garaging and storage which could be adapted to provide ancillary accommodation (Subject to planning permission being obtained) In addition there is a stable block offering two loose boxes, tack/feed room, open fronted hay barn, timber storage shed, summerhouse and dog kennels.

Set in approximately 6.5 acres, divided between a number of well fenced paddocks and mature gardens, this is indeed a rare opportunity.  

ACCOMMODATION For clarification we wish to inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these sales particulars as a general guide. We have not carried out a detailed survey, nor tested the services, appliances and specific fittings. Items shown in photographs are not necessarily included. Room sizes should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings, if there are important matters which are likely to affect your decision to buy, please contact us before viewing the property. 

From the driveway ... 


CONSERVATORY 20' x 13' 3" (6.1m x 4.04m) Maximum A lovely large room situated to the South West side of the house. Double glazed Front Door, windows and roof. Tiled flooring. 

HALLWAY Doors to the Study and Kitchen/Breakfast Room. Carpeted staircase rising to the first floor. Ceramic tiled flooring.  

STUDY/RECEPTION ROOM 14' 5" x 12' 5" (4.39m x 3.78m) A lovely light room with dual aspect double glazed windows. Slate fireplace and timber mantel with Multi Fuel Stove set on a slate hearth. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 32' 7" x 10' 10" (9.93m x 3.3m) Maximum Offering a good range of floor and wall mounted kitchen cupboards, drawers and glazed display cabinets under a rolled edge work surface. Views towards Mardon Down. Wood effect laminate flooring. Worcester Oil fired central heating boiler. Fireplace with wooden mantel. One and a half bowl sink and drainer. Four ring gas hob. Double electric oven and grill. Space for dishwasher and fridge/freezer.  


CLOAKROOM Fitted with a WC, wall mounted wash hand basin and walk-in MIRA Shower. Double glazed window. 

DINING ROOM 14' 8" x 10' 5" (4.47m x 3.18m) Double glazed window to the side elevation. French doors leading to the Conservatory. Ceramic tiled flooring. 

LIVING ROOM 30' x 20' 8" (9.14m x 6.3m) A fabulous entertaining and living space with exposed roof timbers. Double glazed windows to both sides offering far reaching views across the gardens and to the surrounding Dartmoor countryside. Sliding patio doors lead out to the Balcony. Feature fireplace with raised slate hearth and Multi fuel Stove. Fitted shelving. Pine flooring. A staircase to one side leads down to the lower ground floor.  


HALL Double glazed door to outside. 

MASTER BEDROOM 14' 8" x 12' 5" (4.47m x 3.78m) Double glazed window and doors which leads to a Private patio area. Fitted wardrobes. Door to ... 

EN SUITE Fitted with a Shower cubicle with MIRA built in shower, WC, Bidet and basin set in to vanity unit.Tiled flooring. Double glazed window.  

UTILITY ROOM/LAUNDRY 11' 10" x 11' 11" (3.61m x 3.63m) Maximum An excellent room with space and plumbing for a washing machine and dryer. Butlers sink and work surface. Extractor. Double glazed window and door to outside.  

CLOAKROOM Low level WC. Oval basin with tiled surface. Extractor.  


LANDING Double glazed window to the front elevation. Loft hatch access. Airing cupboard. Linen cupboard with shelving.  

BEDROOM 14' 6" x 12' 5" (4.42m x 3.78m) A light dual aspect room with double glazed windows to the rear and side elevations offering some fantastic views. Fitted shelving. Feature Fireplace with wooden mantle. Door to ... 

EN SUITE Fitted with a tiled shower with sliding screen door and fitted with a MIRA electric shower. Pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back. WC. Extractor. Electric towel rail. Double glazed window with modesty glazing.  

BEDROOM 14' 6" x 12' 5" (4.42m x 3.78m) Formerly a bedroom this room was converted to a Kitchen for a dependant family member but could be easily converted back. Fitted with a range of cream kitchen cupboards with hardwood work surface and tiled splash back. Double glazed dual aspect windows.  

BEDROOM 15' 3" x 10' 10" (4.65m x 3.3m) Double glazed window to the front elevation. Door to ... 

EN SUITE Fitted with a cast iron panelled bath, sink built into vanity with cupboard under. WC. Tiled shower cubicle with MIRA electric shower.  

EXTERNALLY The property is accessed over a private driveway with the mature gardens mainly laid to the left. The gardens have been lovingly cared for and developed by the current owners over the last 36 years. Delights include ponds, mature deciduous and coniferous trees including oaks and interesting specimen trees.

A large patio is laid out to the front of the house with a rockery garden and pathway which leads to the side of the property. Stunning granite features, flower and shrub borders, rhododendrons and naturalised shrubs all add to the mature gardens. Along the eastern boundary is a small brook which also feeds the ponds at the bottom of the garden.

There are some level and landscaped lawned areas to all sides of the property as well as the fenced paddocks. In all the land, gardens and grounds extend to some 6.5 acres.  

SUMMERHOUSE 12' 4" x 9' 2" (3.76m x 2.79m) A timber Summerhouse with covered veranda. Multi paned windows and French doors lead out to the front deck. 

DOG KENNELS Wooden dog kennel on a paved patio base with caged run.  

GARAGE AND WORKSHOP 31' 8" x 31' 2" (9.65m x 9.5m) Maximum This is the base for the current owners business and comprises a double garage with up and over metal door. Light and power. There are three offices, workshop and preparation areas which could be used for a variety of different purposes or simply as storage. 

WORKSHOP AND STORE 18' 2" x 16' 7" (5.54m x 5.05m) Currently divided into two areas and being used as a Workshop and Store. Windows to the side. Double doors to outside. Light and power. 

TACK ROOM 10' x 7' 9" (3.05m x 2.36m)  

STABLES 28' x 12' 2" (8.53m x 3.71m) Two loose boxes with overhung canopy. Gated and fenced collecting yard leading to the paddock behind and driveway to the front. Light and power. Cold water tap. 

HAY BARN 30' x 16' (9.14m x 4.88m) Open fronted two bay barn.  

SERVICES Oil fired central heating. Private septic tank drainage. Mains water and electricity. Propane gas for Hob in kitchen.  

VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment with the award winning estate agents, Sawdye & Harris, at their High Moor Office - 01647 441104 or Dartmoor Office - 01364 652652 Email -

If there is any point, which is of particular importance to you with regard to this property then we advise you to contact us to check this and the availability and make an appointment to view before travelling any distance 

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