Doddiscombsleigh, Exeter, Devon, EX6 Guide Price £900,000

4 Bedroom Bungalow




A beautifully presented country property with extensive equestrian and agricultural buildings. 3 reception rooms, 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms (2 en suite). Secluded gardens. Excellent stable yard with 6 boxes, tack room, hay and feed storage, all-weather arena (60m x 20m) plus lunging pen. Further stable yard. Stunning modern buildings of 357sqm (3,842sq.ft.) and 108sqm (1,162sq.ft.). Rolling pasture with amenity woodland and small lake. EPC Band E.

Introduction - Tower Views will appeal to buyers looking for a substantial home plus exceptional equestrian and agricultural buildings set in a delightful location yet only a few minutes' drive from the A30 dual carriageway and Exeter.

Situation - The property is close to the small village of Doddiscombsleigh which is a thriving community with church, well-regarded primary school and The Nobody Inn, an award-winning gastro pub. There is excellent walking, cycling and riding opportunities in the Teign Valley and Haldon Forest whilst the boundary of the Dartmoor National Park is two miles with stunning countryside for all manner of country pursuits. Fishing is available on the River Teign and Kennick Reservoir, golf at the Teign Valley course, whilst the South Devon coast is a short drive.
 
Other villages in the locality have quality pubs and village facilities whilst the cathedral and university city of Exeter is just over 6 miles which provides a range of cultural and shopping facilities befitting a centre of its importance.

The House - The original property has been extended and upgraded over the years and now provides bright and well-proportioned accommodation with many of the rooms enjoying delightful views over the grounds and the wide valley beyond.
 
Off the hallway is a wonderful-sized, dual aspect sitting room with wood burning stove and doors to the gardens. The large conservatory is on the west side of the property for the afternoon sun. The kitchen/dining room is well-appointed, having been fitted by the renowned Ashgrove Kitchens including range-style cooker and granite and wooden worktops. Additionally there is a utility room, boot room and shower room.
 
Dual aspect master bedroom with en suite shower room plus a further 3 bedrooms, all of double size plus 2 further bathrooms (1 en suite).
 
Stairs lead up to a large office with storage areas off, whilst a further staircase leads to 2 loft rooms.

The Buildings - These are stunning facilities for the property.
 
Stable yard with Monarch foaling box, 2 bays for hay and blankets and 5 loose boxes with mats and water troughs plus tack room with a sink and room for washing machine. Hay barn with wc plus hot and cold water.
 
Fully enclosed Agricultural Barn (19.3m x 18.5m/63' x 60') being of steel frame under a profile steel roof with power floated concrete floor and electric roller door. An exceptionally versatile building.
 
Adjoining is a workshop of similar construction (19.15m x 5.64m/62' x 18') with insulated roof, light and power, electric shutter door and similar power floated concrete floor.
 
Lean-to covered yard (13.8m x 6.04m/45' x 20') with concrete floor and profile steel roof.
 
Excellent all-weather arena (60m x 20m/196' x 65') with a Martin Collins Enterprises' surface plus mirrors at one end.
 
Lunging pen.

The Land - The land is arranged in a ring fenced block enjoying excellent road frontage. There are 3 principal enclosures near the buildings and house which run down to a small stream. Small lake with 2 islands. On the far side is an attractive broadleaf wood and additional pasture bisected by a small stream.
 
In the valley there is a stable yard with 2 boxes and a concrete apron.
 
Overall the property amounts to about 17.6 acres (see plan).

Services - Mains water, mains electricity, private drainage. Oil-fired central heating with underfloor heating in the kitchen.

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

  • Detached home of 3 reception rooms,
  • 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms (2 en suite)
  • Delightful views over rolling countryside with
  • secluded gardens
  • Excellent stable yard with 6 boxes, tack room,
  • hay and feed storage, all-weather arena
  • (60m x 20m) plus lunging pen. Further stable
  • yard
  • Stunning modern buildings of 357m
  • (3,842ft) and 108m (1,162ft)