5 bedroom equestrian facility for sale

North Bovey, Devon

Guide Price £875,000

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A beautifully presented and spacious house, with equestrian facilities, in a stunning Dartmoor setting.

Summary
• Entrance hall
• Cloakroom
• Drawing room
• Sitting room
• Kitchen/dining room
• Utility room
• Principal bedroom/bathroom suite
• Guest bedroom/shower room suite
• 3 further bedrooms and bathroom
• Landscaped gardens
• Stabling and outbuildings
• Pasture paddock

About 4 acres

Location
Canna Park Farmhouse is situated on the east side of Dartmoor National Park, about a mile from the picturesque village of North Bovey, with its pub and period houses and cottages clustered around the charming village green. About 4 miles away, to the east, is the moorland town of Moretonhampstead, with a good range of local amenities, including shops, hotel and restaurants, church, primary school, library, health centre, post office, doctors, dentists and veterinary surgeries, sports centre and open air swimming pool in the summer. About 4.5 miles away, to the north, is the highly popular small moorland town of Chagford, which also offers a broad range of local amenities, including primary and Montesorri schools, health and dental centres and sports facilities. Shops include delicatessen, wine merchant, art galleries, Spar shop and boutiques, as well as cafes, restaurant and pubs. There is a very active local community, including sports facilities, with cricket, tennis, bowling and football clubs and an open air swimming pool. At the nearby Bovey Castle Hotel there is a well-known golf course, restaurant, brasserie and spa facilities and, near Chagford, is the award winning Gidleigh Park Hotel.
Primary and secondary schools within the catchment are excellent, with the benefit of a school bus facility providing pick up and drop off service from the end of the driveway. Primary catchment is Moretonhampstead and secondary is South Dartmoor Community College, Ashburton. Alternatively, there is a good selection of private schools in Exeter, Newton Abbot and Tavistock.
Dartmoor is renowned for its spectacular scenery, with its granite tors, heather clad moorland and wooded valleys bisected by rushing streams and rivers and there are many and varied opportunities on the doorstep for walking, cycling, shooting, riding and fishing.

Communications
There is easy access, via the B3212, to Moretonhampstead and from here, via the A382, north, to the A30 dual carriageway or south, to
the A38, both providing quick access to the university and cathedral city of Exeter, where there is access on to the M5 motorway, railway stations with mainline connections to London (Paddington and Waterloo) and an international airport, including connections to London City airport.

The Property
• Beautifully presented, 5 bedroom former farmhouse with spacious family accommodation
• Stunning Dartmoor location with views across the surrounding countryside, encompassing Easdon Tor, King Tor and open moorland
• L arge, landscaped gardens around the house
• Stable yard with 4 loose boxes, tack room and large storage barn
• Gently sloping pasture paddock
• Outstanding location in the heart of Dartmoor, with easy access to both the open moor and to the popular local towns of Chagford, Moretonhampstead and Bovey Tracey

From the driveway and terrace, the entrance door leads into the entrance hall, with slate paved floor and doors to the cloakroom and the drawing room, which is a spacious open plan family room,
with exposed granite chimney breast with fireplace incorporating woodburner, French doors to terrace and gardens and fitted bookcase and cupboards.
Also off the hall is the kitchen/dining room, having kitchen area with slate paved floor, fitted cupboards and granite worktops, oil fired Marshall cooker, plumbing for dishwasher and the dining area, with oak boarded floor and glazed door out to the raised decked terrace.
From the kitchen/dining room a further door opens to the sitting room, with glazed door to the terrace and gardens and, from the entrance hall, another door opens to the utility room, with slate paved floor, fitted cupboards, worktop and sink and pumbing for washing machine.
From the sitting room the staircase rises to the landing, with extensive range of fitted wardrobe cupboards and linen cupboard and a door to the principal suite, with bedroom having beautiful views over the surrounding Dartmoor countryside and up to Easdon Tor and built in wardrobe cupboards and bathroom with bath with shower fitment.
Also from the landing, doors lead into bedroom 2 with fitted wardrobe cupboards, bedroom 3/study, family bathroom and bedroom 4 and the guest suite, also with bedroom having stunning views over the surrounding Dartmoor countryside, built in
wardrobe cupboard and shower room.
From the road, the entrance driveway leads through a five-bar gate to the broad parking and turning area beside the house. Around the house are large gardens making full use of the stunning
views across the surrounding Dartmoor cuntryside, including Easdon and King Tors and the open moor. Glazed doors from the kitchen/dining room and sitting room and French doors from the drawing room open to broad paved terracing around two sides of the house, beyond which are gently sloping lawns with plant and shrub borders bordering open fields. From the entrance drive a further driveway leads up to double gates into the stable yard, incorporating a timber stable block with 4 loose boxes and separate tack room. Beside the driveway is a two-bay timber framed and clad outbuilding suitable for lorry park/feed store. Adjoining the stable yard and gardens is a gently
sloping pasture paddock.

Services
Mains electricity, private water and drainage (shared), oil fired heating, solar panels, security system, Airband (super fast Broadband).
EPC Rating: D


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