Tigley, Dartington

£495,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A detached former cider barn set in a large, idyllic plot. Characterful sitting room, dining room, kitchen, sunny conservatory, useful utility room, three bedrooms (one ensuite) and Jack and Jill bathroom, Beautiful, mature gardens, summer house, driveway parking and double garage.

SITUATION & DESCRIPTION

Orchard House is situated in the South Hams countryside within the hamlet of Tigley, which has a rural population and a delightful historic village church. Main facilities are found nearby in Dartington and Totnes. The village of Dartington has a primary school, an excellent post office/village store, The Shops at Dartington retail centre, a 12th Century thatched inn, church and a vibrant community.

The bustling Elizabethan market town of Totnes is 4 miles away and is full of interest with a wide range of good local schools, shopping facilities and recreational pursuits including indoor swimming pool and boating opportunities on the River Dart. The A38 Devon expressway is approximately 3 miles away, allowing speedy access to the cites of Plymouth and Exeter and the M5 beyond. Main line rail links to London Paddington are also located in Totnes.

The property is a detached former cider barn with origins dating back over 150 years and was more recently converted in the late 1980s. The property boasts a characterful sitting room, dining room, kitchen, sunny conservatory, useful utility room, three bedrooms (one ensuite) and Jack and Jill bathroom. There are beautiful, mature gardens, summer house, driveway parking and double garage.

ACCOMMODATION

A magnificent exposed stone wall hallway provides a welcoming entrance and plenty of space for coats and shoes. Double doors lead through to the characterful yet light sitting room with exposed beams and further exposed stone walling. The kitchen has a range of units and an integrated electric oven and hob and dishwasher whilst the dining room has a superb feature open fire place. The conservatory leads to a sunny south facing terrace via patio doors. There is also a useful utility room which has space and plumbing for washing and drying machines and the oil-fired boiler. A door leads to the rear garden whilst there is also a downstairs cloakroom.

Upstairs there are three bedrooms with the master being of a good size and benefiting from an ensuite bathroom. Bedrooms two and three have a semi vaulted ceiling and share a Jack and Jill bathroom.

OUTSIDE

A private driveway leads to the parking area which can accommodate several vehicles and the double garage which has an electric door. There is a good-sized area of lawn to the front of the property and west facing summerhouse making it a perfect spot to enjoy the last of the sunshine. A winding stone path wraps around the beautiful front gardens which has a variety of mature shrubs and trees providing a wealth of colour. There is a useful stone-built log store and greenhouse as well as a paved terrace and additional area of lawn to the rear of the property.

SERVICES

Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.

LOCAL AUTHORITY

South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234.

E-mail: customer.services@southhams.gov.uk.

VIEWING

Strictly by prior appointment with Stags on 01803 865454.

DIRECTIONS

From Totnes take the A385 signposted to Dartington. When you reach the mini roundabout in the middle of the village continue straight across (signposted to Plymouth), passing the petrol station on the left. Continue on this road (A385) for approximately 4 miles until you reach Tigley Cross. Take the first left immediately after St Barnabas Church on the left. Proceed up the hill a short distance where you will see the driveway for Orchard House on the right.

Arrange viewing 01803 411258

Stags - Totnes

The Granary, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5GN

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