5 bedroom bungalow for sale

Moretonhampstead Road, Lustleigh, Devon, TQ13

Under Offer £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Double garage
  • 7.5 Acres
  • Fine rural views
  • Woodland, stream & wildlife area
  • 2 Stables & paddock

Full description

A spacious 5 bedroom country bungalow, set within 7.5 acres of high conservation interest land. 3 receptions, kitchen/breakfast room, 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. Double garage, stables, store. Woodland, stream and paddock. EPC Band D.

Situation - Riverside is situated in a wonderful rural location near the desirable village of Lustleigh (2 miles) which lies in a stunning setting towards the edge of Dartmoor National Park. The thriving village offers a well-regarded pub, village shop/stores, tea rooms and church. The towns of Bovey Tracey (5 miles) and Moretonhampstead (2 miles) both have an excellent range of amenities. Although it is set in a rural unspoilt part of the West Country, nestled in the Wray Valley, the property is only 7 miles from the A38 which links Plymouth and Cornwall to the south and Exeter and the M5 to the north. Both have rail links to London on the Waterloo and Paddington lines whilst Exeter International Airport lies to the east of the city with daily flights to London.
 
Being within the Dartmoor National Park, there are many thousands of beautiful unspoilt moorland acres in which to enjoy a wide range of outdoor pursuits including walking, riding, cycling and fishing.

Introduction - Riverside is a spacious detached bungalows set in 7.5 stunning acres of woodland conservation grade land as well as the Wray Brook running through the property. The property has been considerably extended during its current ownership, a particular feature being the south facing sun room with its decked balcony. The adjoining land will appeal to those who want to enjoy nature and a wide range of flora and fauna

Accommodation - Off the spacious entrance hall is a cloakroom which has a wc and basin. The study (or bedroom 5) is adjoining. The kitchen/breakfast room has oak-fronted cupboards, an electric Rangemaster range with 6 rings and 2 ovens. Staircase to bedroom 4 which is dual aspect and enjoys views to the north and south. The amazing triple aspect sun room enjoys a delightful outlook particularly to the woodland to the west. It has a wood burner, whilst the decked balcony is accessed through French doors. The dining room can be accessed either from the entrance hall or the sun room. The impressively spacious living room is triple aspect and also offers stunning views of the surrounding conservation land, plus a wood burning stove within a fireplace. Bedrooms 1 and 2 are both en suite in the rear wing of the bungalow, as well as the family bathroom and bedroom 3, all enjoying views towards the woodland. Overall the spacious accommodation amounts to over 2,700sq ft.

The Grounds - A tarmac driveway sweeps down from the road to an extensive parking and turning area plus a double garage with electric roller door. The grounds are informally arranged, ideal for ease of maintenance, mainly being lawned areas with some shrubs.
 
A particularly appealing feature of Riverside is the conservation land that runs from the delightful Wray Brook, over to the far side of the broadleaved woodland copse area. There is a mass of bluebells and other wild flowers. It is a haven for wildlife with a wide variety of birds, foxes, deer and badgers being seen.
 
There is also a double timber stable plus lean-to on the rear where horses were previously kept. To the north of the gardens is a useful pasture paddock.

Services - Private water. Private drainage. Mains electricity. Oil-fired central heating.

Directions - From the M5 motorway proceed south on to the A38 towards Plymouth. Exit at Drumbridges roundabout signposted Bovey Tracey. Continue on the A382 past Bovey Tracey towards Moretonhampstead. Continue past the turn off for Lustleigh on the left and the property is on the left after a further mile.

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


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  • Newton Abbot (9.1 mi)
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