Belstone, Okehampton, Devon, EX20
A very private yet accessible Dartmoor retreat.
Taikoo is an elegant and spacious period house surrounded by magnificent gardens and grounds of over 6 acres, within the Dartmoor National Park, offering far reaching views over the surrounding area. EPC Rating: F. The property is well located, being within easy reach of the A30, Okehampton and Exeter, whilst also having direct access to Dartmoor and the wonderful sporting and recreational opportunities that it has to offer. Taikoo occupies an elevated south and easterly facing position, enjoying far reaching views over its gardens to the heather clad moorland of Dartmoor. The layout has been designed to enjoy plenty of light and space with fine reception rooms and bedrooms that enjoy the property’s spectacular views. There is a self-contained annexe, which could easily be incorporated into the main house if required. It is currently used as staff accommodation, but could also be used to generate an income as a holiday let, subject to the necessary consents. The gardens are one of the property’s most spectacular features and have been beautifully landscaped and immaculately maintained. With terraces, large areas of lawn, many mature borders that contain a wide variety of mature plants and shrubs. Within the grounds there is a splendid indoor swimming pool complex with large sliding doors opening onto the gardens, offering a fantastic area for outdoor entertaining. There is also a substantial garage and storage building which has stabling and storage rooms. This building has potential to be converted to provide additional accommodation if required, subject to the necessary consents. There are two paddocks to the north of the house, suitable for keeping livestock and horses.