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The Green, Whimple, Exeter, Devon, EX5 United Kingdom

£750,000 A beautifully refurbished detached village house Primrose Cottage is set back from a peaceful lane on the edge of the popular village of Whimple in East Devon. Whimple is conveniently located, being within easy reach of Exeter, Honiton and communication links, whilst also being surrounded by beautiful and unspoilt countryside. Primrose Cottage is a charming Grade II listed thatched cottage, which dates from the 17th Century and has Victorian extensions. The building is in excellent order throughout having been recently refurbished by the present owners, to include a new thatched roof. The property retains a wealth of character features throughout, which have been tastefully combined with modern facilities to include a hand-built kitchen, beautifully fitted bathrooms and a modern central heating system. On the ground floor there is an entrance hall, a kitchen/breakfast room, conservatory, sitting room, dining room and studio/study. There is also a cellar with utility and laundry room. There are four double bedrooms on the first floor, two of which are en suite. The two other bedrooms share a family bathroom and the master bedroom has French doors which open onto a deck and seating area which leads to the garden. Outside, the property has a private driveway providing plenty of off-road parking spaces in front of a detached garage. There are two additional parking spaces situated opposite the gateway. The gardens have been beautifully landscaped and are filled with a variety of mature trees and shrubs. In front of the house there is a well and to the rear there is a wonderful outdoor entertaining and barbeque area. Within the gardens there is also a pond, large areas of level lawn and a vegetable garden and chicken run.

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Aveton Gifford, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7 United Kingdom

£2,250,000 A private country house in an enchanting setting Occupying an extremely private and secluded rural setting within its own 36 acres of gardens, grounds and agricultural land in the heart of the South Hams and only about 3 miles from the beaches at Bantham. Significant ancillary accommodation including a large stone barn. EPC Rating F. Little Efford Farm occupies a very private and peaceful rural location in the heart of the South Hams outside the popular village of Aveton Gifford. The property is approached down its own private drive. It about 3 miles from the beaches at Bantham and protected by its own land, totalling about 36 acres. The main house is not listed and the central part dates back to the late 1700’s. It is built of locally quarried stone and benefits hugely from an extension built in 1985 and an adjoining indoor swimming pool (about 40ft x 20ft). Upstairs there are a total of 5 bedrooms (3 are en suite) and 4 bathrooms. Off the kitchen there is a 6th en suite bedroom, currently used as a garden room. Outside, there is an original grass tennis court, mower shed, gymnasium, 3 stables, tack room, workshop, 2 carports and a log shed. There is also an original, unconverted two-storey stone weaving barn that dates back to 1787. It is in good condition and has a new roof and would suit a rnge of potential uses (subject to the necessary planning consents).

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Whitestone, Exeter, Devon, EX4 United Kingdom

£575,000 A spacious detached house for sale with far reaching views Hindcross dates from the 1950’s, that is situated in a prominent position on the edge of the village of Whitestone. The house is set in approximately 1.25 acres of gardens that enjoy spectacular views over the surrounding countryside towards Exeter and the Exe Estuary. EPC Rating D. The village of Whitestone lies approximately 3 miles to the west of the Cathedral City of Exeter and is well located, having easy access to communication links, Exeter and the surrounding area. Whitestone enjoys far reaching views over the surrounding area and is on the doorstep of some of Devon’s most beautiful countryside. The house faces almost due south and provides spacious and well laid out accommodation arranged over two floors. On the ground floor there are two fine reception rooms and a conservatory, a kitchen/breakfast room with pantry, a study and utility room. On the first floor, the master bedroom has an ensuite shower room and there are three further bedrooms which share a family bathroom. There is a large loft space, with potential to create additional accommodation if required, subject to the necessary consents. The gardens have been beautifully landscaped and enjoy far reaching views in all directions. To the front of the house there is driveway with a turning circle and fish pond. To the west of the house and garden there is an orchard and paddock. There is a detached garage to the side of the house and a selection of useful outbuildings, including a kennel, tractor store and stable. There is a useful storage area underneath the conservatory and a 3KW array of PV panels on the roof, currently providing a useful income of approximately £2,000 per annum.

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Vention, Braunton, Devon, EX33 United Kingdom

£3,250,000 A private and secluded beachfront home occupying a phenomenal position Overlooking the popular surfing beach at Putsborough Sands, this lovely family home has significant development potential, subject to the necessary planning consent. A detached apartment provides flexibility in the accommodation, 5 single garages and further parking. Swimming pool. About 0.8 acres. Vention Garden Cottage occupies an exceptional position down a private no-through road, overlooking Putsborough and Woolacombe Sands, recently voted as one of the top ten best beaches throughout Europe by Trip Advisor. They provide about 2½ miles of superb and safe, leisure and surfing beach. Vention Garden Cottage has been in the ownership of the same family since the 1970s and is one of only a handful of properties with direct access onto the beach, occupying a very secluded, sheltered and private position. The property is approached via a private ‘no-through’ lane and comprises 4 bedrooms with lateral living space and fine views. Importantly, the house cannot be easily seen from the beach below. The swimming pool lies at the heart of the garden with a wide terrace around, ideal for sunbathing and alfresco dining. There is also a rose parterre and a secure area of lawn. Complementing the main house is The Mansard, a detached building with five single garages, an apartment above and further parking. The apartment provides either an independent 1 bedroom flat or a 2 bedroom annexe, ancillary to the main house. Due to the desirable location, the existing property would suit further development, subject to obtaining the necessary planning consent; this precedent which has been set by a nearby property. The property is currently let out on a commercial basis when the family do not make use of it and is ideal either as an investment or secondary home.

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Axmouth, Seaton, Devon, EX12 United Kingdom

£2,000,000 A large listed period house in a unique coastal position. Attractive Grade II Listed house overlooking Axmouth Harbour. Fine reception rooms to enjoy the wonderful sea and coastal views. Separate 2 bedroom cottage. Traditional courtyard of outbuildings and outdoor swimming pool, stables and woodland. About 9.6 acres Havencliffe House is situated in a wonderful position directly above the sea at Axmouth and situated on the East Devon coastline designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and part of the Jurassic Heritage Coast. The house is surrounded by its own land and enjoys fine views of Seaton Bay and the surrounding countryside. It is directly above Axmouth Harbour where the present owners keep a boat. The village of Axmouth adjoins the tidal estuary of the River Axe and was originally a Roman port. It has a church, post office, inns and a small harbour. The house faces south west and is in an impressive position screened and sheltered by its own woodland. Inside there is an exceptional drawing room with a barrel ceiling and fine views over the garden. The large family kitchen was created and extended by the current owners and opens on to an inner courtyard. The separate 2 bedroom cottage is within the courtyard which also has garaging, 2 loose boxes, a tack room and stores. There is a lovely enclosed garden behind the house, beyond which is the heated swimming pool. Sheltering the house to the north and east is a crescent of woodland with a lookout completely hidden from view which overlooks the sea. In all about 9.6 acres.

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Eddystone Road, Thurlestone, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7 United Kingdom

£1,100,000 A family home with development opportunity on the Yarmer Estate A 1960’s designed waterfront home with panoramic coastal and estuary views and only 5 minutes’ walk from the beach and close to a golf course and tennis club. EPC rating F. Arpinum is a striking and cleverly designed property that was designed in about 1967 by Peter Ahrends. The layout of the house maximises the far reaching and panoramic estuary and sea views. The house also occupies a lovely position in the middle of its own mature garden. The front door leads into a hallway, off which are two bedrooms, a family bathroom, a utility room and a ground floor sitting room. The utility room could be used as a secondary kitchen to allow the ground floor to be used as a self-contained, two bedroom apartment with a self-contained one bedroom apartment on the first floor. If configured as one dwelling, the downstairs sitting room could also be used as the forth bedroom. Off this room is a conservatory and a back door and both bedrooms have their own separate doors giving direct access out onto the south facing terrace. On the first floor is an open-plan living and dining room with panoramic sea views. There is a study at the rear, beside which is the kitchen. The main bedroom and en suite bathroom also enjoy wonderful waterfront views. Off the siting room is a balcony. There is a double garage and a rear garden that leads on to fields. In front of the house is a terrace and a small swimming pool.

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Kingston, Modbury, Devon, TQ7 United Kingdom

£1,755,000 A beautifully presented family home for sale in the South Hams A lovely period home with a substantial detached cottage, immaculate garden and grounds and a field on the edge of a sought-after South Hams village close to the Erne Estuary and within walking distance of Wonwell Beach. Not listed. EPC Rating E. The property offers exciting and flexible accommodation and consists of a four bedroom farmhouse, a four bedroom barn conversion with an adjoining one bedroom annexe. The main house consists of a drawing room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, study, utility room and conservatory. Upstairs there is a master bedroom suite, 3 further bedrooms, 2 further bathrooms and 2 cloakrooms. There is also an indoor swimming pool as well as outbuildings, a garage and a car port. The garden behind the main house is particularly special and has been cleverly designed and planted with a large variety of specimen trees and shrubs and wide variety of cutting flowers. In addition to a lovely pergola, there are herbaceous borders, a wooden shed and the main garden greenhouse. The lawn is separated from the 4.8 acre paddock by a Ha-Ha. The vegetable garden and second greenhouse behind The Barn provides a wide variety of produce all year round which for the past five years has been worked organically and latterly biodynamically. 400 indigenous trees have been planted for coppicing in years to come and reinforce the sustainability of the property. Hooppells Torr barn and annexe have their own separate driveway and garden which are completely separate from the main house. Equally there is a door from the barn that leads into the courtyard to create an easy link to the main house. The barn currently generates £20,000 per annum gross after agent's fees.

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Thorverton, Exeter, Devon, EX5 United Kingdom

£1,200,000 Attractive farmhouse with cottages and land conveniently located for Exeter Heathfield is a beautiful non Listed period farmhouse with 2 cottages and a set of barns with significant income and further development potential, set in a wonderful Exe Valley position, surrounded by gardens and approximately 10 acres of its own land. EPC Rating E. The property is situated in a peaceful and unspoilt area of Mid-Devon, approximately 6 miles to the north of the cathedral city of Exeter. Heathfield sits within the beautiful Exe Valley and is conveniently located, being within easy reach of the popular villages of Thorverton, Upton Pyne and Brampford Speke. There is also easy road access to the centre of Exeter in about 15 minutes. Heathfield is a very attractive family home which offers enormous potential for a variety of different uses including multi-generational living. The property has a versatile layout, including an annexe and two beautifully converted barns. The current setup generates an income from its existing units and there are further income and equestrian opportunities to be obtained from future development. The property is surrounded by approximately 10 acres of its own land, enjoying a southerly aspect with uninterrupted views over the surrounding countryside. In addition to the house and cottages, there is a double garage and selection of unconverted barns which could easily be converted, subject to the necessary consents. The house and buildings are set well back from the road and can be approached via two separate driveways. The property is surrounded by beautifully kept gardens which enjoy wonderful views over the surrounding area. Within the grounds there are two ponds and an orchard. There are two fields to the north and south of the house, which are interlinked by a track.

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Hoopern Avenue, Exeter, Devon, EX4 United Kingdom

£625,000 A detached house for sale on a popular cul-de-sac Melcroft is an attractive detached house situated in a prominent position on Hoopern Avenue, a popular cul-de-sac within the Pennsylvania area of Exeter. The property is well located, being within easy reach of the University, city centre and local amenities. EPC: D. The house was built in the late 1920’s and has spacious and well-presented accommodation arranged over two floors, retaining many period features and enjoying views over the property’s south facing sheltered gardens. On the ground floor there is a reception hall with cloakroom and under-stair storage cupboards, a drawing room with working fireplace, a sitting room and an open-plan kitchen and dining room with wood burner and French doors that open onto the terrace. From the kitchen there is access to a utility and workshop/storage area with access to the integral garage and gardens. On the first floor, there are three bright and spacious double bedrooms, a study/nursery fourth bedroom and family bathroom with separate toilet. There is also access to a large loft space, which has potential to be converted to provide additional accommodation, subject to the necessary consents. Outside, there is off-road parking spaces for several cars and a wonderful secure garden with terraces and lawn which back onto land belonging to Exeter University. There is also an attached single garage.

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Matford Avenue, St Leonards, Exeter, Devon, EX2 United Kingdom

£825,000 An immaculately refurbished detached house for sale on prime Exeter road. The property is for sale on Matford Avenue, a peaceful and sought after road, in the most sought after area of Exeter, St Leonards. The house is within walking distance of the city centre, University, hospitals and many superb state and private schools. EPC Rating E. 19 Matford Avenue is an attractive and spacious detached house, which was built in the 1950s, that enjoys a south west facing aspect and is set back from the road, with a large garden and an off-road parking space. The accommodation is in excellent order throughout and has been beautifully refurbished to create a bright and attractive family home. On the ground floor there is a reception hall with cloakroom, two reception rooms, a fabulous kitchen and dining room and utility room. Both the kitchen and sitting room have doors opening onto the garden. There is potential to extend to create a larger living areas, subject to the necessary consents. There are three double bedrooms on the first floor, one of which is ensuite, and a family bathroom. On the second floor, there is a spacious master suite, with double bedroom, bathroom and a dressing room, which could be used as a fifth bedroom if required. At the back of the house, there is a large and extremely private level garden which has been beautifully landscaped with terraces and lawns, edged by well stocked borders. At the top of the garden there is a section of raised ground where there are a selection of fruit trees, vegetable garden, a shed and seating area.

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Hexworthy, Dartmoor, Devon, PL20 United Kingdom

£850,000 A beautiful freehold property for sale in central Dartmoor. Wydemeet offers an extremely rare opportunity to purchase a beautiful freehold Dartmoor smallholding, set in approximately 7 acres of its own land, with income and further development potential. Guest lodge. Barn with stabling, storage and garaging. EPC Rating F. The house is uniquely located, being set in a peaceful and private position, yet having immediate access to fantastic walking and riding opportunities in all directions, directly from the property. There are many beautiful and historic villages in the surrounding area to explore, whilst further afield are the towns of Ashburton or Tavistock. For families, there is a good selection of schools in the local area including Widecombe Primary and Mount Kelly at Tavistock. The house, which is not listed, faces almost due south and is constructed of granite sourced from its immediate surroundings and has been beautifully modernised and extended by the present owners as their family home. More recently, the property has been used to generate an income through B&B accommodation and over the past twelve months Wydemeet has achieved Trip Advisor's Number One Ranking for Best B&B in central Dartmoor. The house has also been successfully let out as a holiday rental, during the peak season. In addition to the accommodation in the main house, there is a guest lodge with central heating, which could be converted to provide additional accommodation, subject to the necessary consents, and a barn with stabling and storage areas that has permission to be replaced with an American style barn, with stabling, storage and garaging.

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Court Wood, Newton Ferrers, Plymouth, Devon, PL8 United Kingdom

£2,200,000 In a magical woodland setting on the banks of the River Yealm This prime waterfront property for sale in the heart of the South Hams in Newton Ferrers has recently been extended and enhanced to create an atmospheric, contemporary home that blends perfectly into its surroundings. Set in about 1.7 acres including a slipway, quay and running mooring. EPC:F Herons Reach was built in the early 1980’s. The setting is wonderful. The property is situated at the end of a private road and set suitably high within its own grounds to be completely hidden from public view. It neighbours woodland managed by The Woodland Trust. This tranquil, idyllic and secluded position is on the fringe of this popular waterside community. The property is very accessible to all the village facilities. The property is approached through wooden, electric gates where the private drive meanders up through the woodland garden to an extensive parking area. The front door leads into a spacious, light and airy reception hallway, off which are the two principle corridors. Vaulted ceilings and multiple roof lights throw natural light around the home whilst exposed Maplewood floors and doors add warmth to the accommodation. Large, full-length windows and sliding, glazed doors take advantage of the woodland outlook across to the estuary that is designated a Special Area of Conservation and also sitting within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. At the bottom of the garden are steps down to the water’s edge. The property owns a quay and slipway, off which there are three running moorings. Opposite the property, in the middle of the estuary, are deep water moorings that may be available by contacting Thorn Pool Moorings. These moorings afford access to the sea at all states of tide.

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Bigbury, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7 United Kingdom

£859,950 A lovely family home with land and outbuildings and 2 miles from the sea A charming family home fusing period features with a contemporary design and interior with flexible accommodation and far reaching views over countryside to the sea in the distance. In all about 5.2 acres. EPC Rating C. Upper Willings Farm is accessed up its own private drive off a quiet rural lane on the southern edge of the popular village of Bigbury. In front of the house is a south facing terrace and to the side, extensive parking. The front door leads through to a porch and entrance hall. Off the hallway are the principal receptions rooms. Of note is the first floor sitting room with a high vaulted ceiling and triple aspects which maximise the views out across the countryside to the sea in the distance. Both the sitting room on the first floor and the family room beside the kitchen on the ground floor provide outstanding entertaining space. The family room has large French doors leading onto the south-facing terrace which is ideal for outside entertaining. The family room flows through to the open plan kitchen/breakfast room which has doors leading out onto the terrace. There are two downstairs bedrooms and a family bathroom. The fifth bedroom is currently used as a study. An impressive staircase leads up to the first floor landing, off which are three bedrooms a family bathroom. The principal bedroom has its own en suite shower room and dressing room and, along with the first floor sitting room, enjoys some of the best views from the property. Beyond the terrace is a stone building that is currently being used as a log store and garden shed. There is also a triple garage, newly planted orchard and further lawns.

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Hexworthy, Dartmoor, Devon, PL20 United Kingdom

£850,000 A beautiful freehold property for sale in central Dartmoor. Wydemeet offers an extremely rare opportunity to purchase a beautiful freehold Dartmoor smallholding, set in approximately 7 acres of its own land, with income and further development potential. Guest lodge. Barn with stabling, storage and garaging. EPC Rating F. The house is uniquely located, being set in a peaceful and private position, yet having immediate access to fantastic walking and riding opportunities in all directions, directly from the property. There are many beautiful and historic villages in the surrounding area to explore, whilst further afield are the towns of Ashburton or Tavistock. For families, there is a good selection of schools in the local area including Widecombe Primary and Mount Kelly at Tavistock. The house, which is not listed, faces almost due south and is constructed of granite sourced from its immediate surroundings and has been beautifully modernised and extended by the present owners as their family home. More recently, the property has been used to generate an income through B&B accommodation and over the past twelve months Wydemeet has achieved Trip Advisor's Number One Ranking for Best B&B in central Dartmoor. The house has also been successfully let out as a holiday rental, during the peak season. In addition to the accommodation in the main house, there is a guest lodge with central heating, which could be converted to provide additional accommodation, subject to the necessary consents, and a barn with stabling and storage areas that has permission to be replaced with an American style barn, with stabling, storage and garaging.

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Churchstanton, Taunton, Somerset, TA3 United Kingdom

£2,200,000 Immaculately presented family home in a very private setting. A non-Listed house at the end of a long drive in the heart of the Blackdown Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Garaging, barns, paddocks and lakes. EPC Rating D. Vencroft Farm has grown organically over the years with its origins believed to date back to the 15th Century. The house has been cleverly extended with a fabulous conservatory on the southern end giving magnificent rural views out across its own landscaped garden, ponds and lake to the fields and woodland beyond down the Culm Valley. An original stone barn has been cleverly incorporated into the house to create a fantastic dining room with a high pitched roof and a minstrels gallery. With a total of 7 bedrooms, 3 of which are en suite, along with the potential conversion of the barn annexe, there is ample accommodation to cater for a large number of family members and guests. The house forms two sides of a delightful courtyard, in the centre of which there is a fountain and turning circle. On the opposite side of the courtyard is an original barn that has been cleverly renovated to provide useful garaging, a shower and a kitchenette. The house and outbuildings are flanked to the rear by mature deciduous woodland and the private drive is lined by London Plane trees. There is an orchard providing cider and eating apples and a large variety of fruit trees. A small series of ponds and a lake are fed by the River Culm and the lake at the southern end has a landing platform for boating.

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Chagford, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ13 United Kingdom

A truly outstanding hidden Dartmoor gem Surrounded by exquisite gardens and grounds, close to Chagford, Ford Park is a rare property for sale in Devon. Restored to an exceptional standard by the present owners, it is an outstanding family home that must be viewed to appreciate its superb, peaceful and unique setting. A unique late Victorian Grade II Listed residence standing in 17 acres of gardens and grounds on the edge of open moor just 2 miles from Chagford and yet with excellent access to Exeter via the A30 Dual Carriageway. The house enjoys an idyllic and totally secluded situation at the end of a long private driveway where it commands lovely views across a sweeping lawn to its own pond complete with resident swans. There is also a stable, feed room and hay loft with wood store. The nearby town of Chagford and its surrounding area of natural beauty is regarded as one of the most desirable locations in the West Country. Indeed, Chagford was voted the No.1 most desirable rural place to live in Britain by the Sunday Times in 2015. Situated within the Dartmoor National Park, Chagford retains the character and charm of a traditional moorland town with its many picturesque granite and thatched properties. Originally deriving its wealth from wool and tin mining, Chagford was made a Stannary Town in 1305. It has long been a centre for those wishing to explore Dartmoor and offers a broad range of independent and specialised shops centred round its distinctive town square. Chagford is a thriving community with primary schools and a variety of pubs and restaurants including the renowned Gidleigh Park Hotel. The Lease is subject to an annual rental of £14,000. The Duchy of Cornwall have said they will be very willing to renew the lease to the new occupiers. Full details from the agent.

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