Superb Family Compound Comprising Of Main House And Four Cottages

Hood Barton Barns, Dartington, Totnes, United Kingdom
GBP|2250000GBP £2,250,000USD $2,977,313
MLS EXE170105
Web code QKYX
Status Active

Key Details

7281 M2
Total Beds


Superbly converted from a working farm by the current owners, The Ruin and its four cottages form a unique property with outstanding income potential, situated on the outskirts of popular Dartington. The barns have all been sensitively converted, preserving many of the original features including stone walls and wooden beams, to create five well presented residences. The Ruin is the main five bedroom family home, presented to a high standard throughout, and designed in a contemporary style featuring interior glazing and an impressive galleried entrance hall. There are three reception rooms, a spacious triple aspect drawing room with an interior...

glass wall looking into the entrance hall, a sitting room with a stylish wood burner and a double-height ceiling, plus a separate office. There is a large open plan kitchen/dining room which is well-appointed with a range of fitted units with granite worktops, a deep larder cupboard, a Mercury range cooker, extractor fan and an integrated microwave. The dining area has extensive glazing on the roof and exterior wall, with French doors opening into a very pleasant courtyard garden, surrounded by original stone walls. A separate utility room and cloakroom are located on the ground floor. Upstairs, there are five good-sized bedrooms. The large principal bedroom has the benefit of extensive fitted wardrobes, a dressing room and an en suite bathroom. A family bathroom services the other bedrooms. A private drive leads from the road to the properties and a large gravelled turning circle with ample space to park multiple vehicles or a boat. There is also a five-bay car port/workshop with electricity connected. The Ruin has two very pretty courtyard gardens, both surrounded by attractive stone walls, one accessed from the kitchen/dining room and the other from the ground floor sitting room. There is also a large lawned garden to the front of the property, surrounded by large established trees and shrubs, affording complete privacy and seclusion. Separate to the house there is also an orchard with a number of productive fruit trees. The Hayloft is a semi detached barn conversion, attached to The Stables, with a doorway leading through giving the possibility for the two cottages to be integrated if required. The accommodation is full of character with original preserved ceiling beams and exposed A-frames on the first floor. There are two spacious reception rooms, the sitting room and dining room, plus a separate kitchen and cloakroom. Downstairs, there are two double bedrooms, both with en suite bathrooms. There is an attractive courtyard garden at both the front and rear of The Hayloft. The Stable comprises a principal bedroom, family bathroom, separate living room with a wood burner and a kitchen. Skylights provide the cottage with ample natural light. Root House is a very well presented two bedroom barn conversion which has been successfully let on Airbnb by the current owners. Downstairs, there is a spacious open plan sitting/dining room with a wood burner, plus a separate kitchen/breakfast room with fitted appliances including an electric oven, hob and extractor fan. Root House has its own very pretty large courtyard garden at the front of the property, with a central water feature. Barley Barn is a 2-3 bedroom barn conversion, also presented to a high standard, which comprises a spacious entrance hall, an open plan kitchen/dining/living room, utility room, cloakroom, downstairs bedroom or further reception room, two upstairs bedrooms and a family bathroom. There are lots of character features including exposed A frame beams and the kitchen is well-equipped with a range of fitted units, a breakfast bar, double electric ovens and an electric hob. Mains electricity. Oil fired central heating in main house and cottages except for The Stables which is LPG gas. Electric underfloor heating in the kitchen/dining room of The Ruin. Private water. Septic tank drainage. Fibre optic broadband to the premises.  

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