Plympton, Plymouth, Devon, PL7


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  • Bedrooms: 4
 Situated on the outskirts of the village of Smithaleigh and a short distance from Ivybridge, is this individually designed and built reverse level detached family home. This spacious home is situated within a private plot with no adjacent neighbours and surrounded by farmland.

The inverted accommodation is arranged on two levels, giving stunning 360-degree rural views from the windows on the upper level. The home has 4 generous size bedrooms with the master suite having its own en-suite facility.

The property has traditional wood framed windows with double glazing and gas central heating.

The property is set within ½ an acre of grounds which offer flexibility for an active family or the gardening enthusiast.

Area Description

This property is located between the natural beauty of the Dartmoor National Park and the South Devon Coastline, whilst surrounded by the glorious South Hams countryside.

Dartmoor National Park is a 10 minute drive and provides numerous opportunities for outdoor pursuits such as walking, climbing, horse riding and cycling. The Park covers an area of 368 square miles, the largest and wildest area of open country in southern England. Throughout the year Dartmoor is an exceptionally beautiful place to visit, with deep wooded gorges, beautiful lake-like reservoirs and tumbling rocky rivers.

The South Hams coast, unspoilt beaches and coastline are also within easy reach. While the yachtsmen’s haven of Newton Ferrers is 15 minutes by car offer opportunities to enjoy diving, kayaking, paddle-boarding, and sailing.

For those requiring good access to the region the A38 Devon Expressway is only 2 minutes’ drive away. 5 minutes’ drive is the Tesco superstore at Lee Mill. Ivybridge is a 5 minutes’ drive, Plymouth City and Waterfront is within 15 minutes’ drive, while Exeter and the M5 is within 40 minutes normal driving time.

Ivybridge is a vibrant and lively town, with a good range of shopping facilities, restaurants and takeaways. There are six public houses within the town which offers plenty of choice. Additionally, there are two leisure centres with indoor and outdoor swimming pools, as well as golf courses located nearby at Dinnaton and Wrangaton. The town has four primary schools and Secondary schooling is available at the ‘outstanding’ Ivybridge community college

Plympton is a picturesque ancient stannary town, it offers a variety of shops located along the high street and amenities such as the library and public swimming pool along with pleasant village inns offering good food and a Friendly atmosphere.  

Plymouth itself is a historic and vibrant waterside City, well provided with colleges, grammar and public schools, university, Theatre Royal and cinemas, large department stores, cafes, bistros and restaurants. The leisure facilities are outstanding with superb water sports in and around Plymouth Sound. 


Lounge: 27'6" x 19'5" (8.38m x 5.92m) a large triple aspect lounge with patio doors leading onto a balcony which enjoys spectacular views over the countryside.

Kitchen/Diner: 15'9" x 15'8" (4.8m x 4.78m) with a range of oak fitted units and a door leading through to a garden/sun room.

Study: 9'11" x 7'7" (3.02m x 2.31m) perfect for homeworking with views over the front garden and farmland.

Garden Room which enjoys stunning views over the countryside and to the Western Beacon of Dartmoor, which the house is named after.

W.C. with wash basin


Entrance Porch with dual aspect windows

Entrance Hall: 15'5" x 11'4" (4.7m x 3.45m)

Master Bedroom: 15'9" x 10'2" (4.8m x 3.1m) a large double with countryside views, modern en-suite shower room and fitted wardrobes.

En-Suite Shower Room with shower, wash basin and WC.

Bedroom Two: 11'11" x 11'6" (3.63m x 3.51m) a spacious double bedroom with dual aspect windows.

Bedroom Three: 11'5" x 10'0" (3.48m x 3.05m) another spacious double with dual aspect windows.

Bedroom Four: 12'1" x 7'5" (3.68m x 2.26m) window with rural views.

Bathroom: 11'2" x 9'9" (3.4m x 2.97m) a large luxury family bathroom, with bath and integrated shower, wash basin, WC, bidet, and large storage cupboard.

Utility Room: 11'5" x 5'4" (3.48m x 1.63m) with window, fitted units and wall mounted boiler.


Double Garage: 17'3" x 17'2" (5.26m x 5.23m) detached with electric doors

Front of the property: There is a sweeping driveway leading to a detached double garage, flanked by garden with mature shrubs and trees. There is parking for numerous vehicles. A level garden laid to lawn. A patio area with pond and flower beds to the side of the house with a spiral staircase leading up to the garden room.

There are 2 separate fields to the side and behind the property which are surrounded by farmland. Potential uses are numerous, from development (subject to planning), gardens, or play area for families.

Local Authority South Hams District Council. Council Tax Band F.

Services Mains water and electricity. Private drainage.

Tenure Freehold.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01787 312401


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