Dousland
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4 beds | 2 baths | 2 receptions | Offers in excess of £720,000


  • Equestrian Home
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Stable Yard with Stable block & Tack Room
  • Sand School
  • 1 Bedroom Self-Contained Annexe
  • South Westerly Gardens
  • Paddock About 1 Acre
  • Further Land Available
  • Direct Access to Moors
  • No Onward Chain

An EQUESTRIAN HOME located in the Dartmoor National Park offering DIRECT ACCESS to the surrounding MOORS. This VERSATILE DETACHED 4 BEDROOM family house with SPACIOUS ACCOMMODATION and ANNEXE has lovely SOUTH WESTERLY GARDENS, a stable yard with PURPOSE BUILT STABLE BLOCK, tack room, sand school, outbuildings, PADDOCK OF ABOUT 1 ACRE. Further land is available which also connects to the moors.


SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION An equestrian home located in the Dartmoor National Park offering direct access to the surrounding moors with unspoilt countryside views. This versatile detached 4 bedroom family house with spacious accommodation and annex has lovely south westerly gardens from where you can look across the surrounding landscape. A large brick paved driveway sweeps up to the house and the outbuildings from Burrator Road providing masses of parking in front of the 32 ft (10 m) long garage.

The stable yard is conveniently located to the rear of the house with a purpose built stable block, tack room, sand school, outbuildings, paddock of about 1 acre with direct outriding from both the stable yard and the Paddock. Further land is available which also connects to the moors.

The gardens are laid to lawns with flowerbed borders stocked with a variety of flowering shrubs and trees. On the front of the house is a paved patio, ideal for al fresco dining and entertaining whilst taking in the stunning panoramic views across the surrounding countryside to the rolling hills of Dartmoor beyond.

Dousland is a village with a post office/stores and public house on the western fringe of Dartmoor. The village of Meavy is down the road from the house which also offers a good school and country inn. The well-renowned moorland village of Yelverton is approximately 1.75 miles from the door, provides a range of shops, a supermarket, doctor's surgery, dental practice, chemist, filling station, hotels, public houses and other essential amenities. Tavistock, approximately 7 miles to the north west, is a popular and thriving market stannary town edge of Dartmoor. From Yelverton, the A386 links to the major retail centre of Plymouth, approximately 9 miles away.


ACCOMMODATION Reference made to any fixture, fittings, appliances or any of the building services does not imply that they are in working order or have been tested by us. Purchasers should establish the suitability and working condition of these items and services themselves.

The accommodation, together with approximate room sizes, is as follows:

PORCH

ENTRANCE HALL

DRAWING ROOM 16' 11" x 15' 0" (5.16m x 4.57m)

SITTING ROOM 14' 2" x 12' 11" (4.32m x 3.94m)

KITCHEN/DINING/LIVING ROOM 34' 4" x 16' 3" (10.46m x 4.95m)

UTILITY/BOOT ROOM 13' 8" x 12' 10" (4.17m x 3.91m)

SHOWER ROOM 8' 11" x 7' 4" (2.72m x 2.24m)

ANNEXE 30' 7" x 17' 9" (9.32m x 5.41m)

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING

BEDROOM ONE 20' 1" x 11' 6" (6.12m x 3.51m)

BEDROOM TWO 17' 0" x 14' 0" (5.18m x 4.27m)

BEDROOM THREE 19' 3" x 9' 7" (5.87m x 2.92m)

DRESSING ROOM 15' 1" x 9' 5" (4.6m x 2.87m)

OUTBUILDINGS

BATHROOM

GARDEN STORE 13' 5" x 8' 11" (4.09m x 2.72m)

FEED STORE 14' 8" x 11' 5" (4.47m x 3.48m)

LOG STORE 17' 4" x 11' 11" (5.28m x 3.63m)

SECURE STORAGE CONTAINER 12' 9" x 8' 0" (3.89m x 2.44m)

ADJOINING LEAN-TO MACHINERY STORE 12' 2" x 8' 6" (3.71m x 2.59m)

PURPOSE BUILT STABLE COMPLEX The stables were built in 2015 of concrete block and timber with 5 stable loose boxes ,covered concrete apron along the front with a store/tack room opposite. Each box is approximately 3.30m x 3.30m (10'10 x 10'10) .

STORAGE BUILDING 32' 4" x 10' 11" (9.86m x 3.33m)

PATIO Large, elevated, brick-paved patio with far reaching views.

SAND SCHOOL The Sand School is free draining with a hard core, shingle and terran base and a sand surface, enclosed within wooden post and rail fencing.

GARAGE 32' 10" x 23' 0" (10.01m x 7.01m)

THE LAND Located adjacent to the house and stable yard is approximately 1 acre of grassland with a Livestock Building/Stables 9.14m x 4.97m (30'0 x 16'4) divided into 3 Loose Boxes.

Further land is available a very short distance from the property if required.


SERVICES Mains electricity, mains water and mains drainage. Oil fired Aga and electric Farho electric heating throughout the house.

OUTGOINGS We understand this property is in band ' G ' for Council Tax purposes.

VIEWING Strictly by appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT on 01822 855055.

DIRECTIONS From our Yelverton office proceed to the village of Dousland on the B3212 from the roundabout. After entering the village take the right after the public house called Burrator Road. Continue down this road and the property is the last house on the left before the open moorland marked by a for sale sign.

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