Picturesque Wrescombe Court In Devon

Yealmpton, Devon, United Kingdom
GBP|1500000GBP £1,500,000USD $2,067,725
MLS EXE210250
Web code WKQS
Status Pending

Key Details

4984 M2
Total Beds
Full Baths
Lot Size (M2)


Wrescombe Court is an outstanding Grade II Listed property which provides almost 5,000 square feet of flexible living space, presented to an exceptional standard throughout. With approximately 8.3 acres of superb gardens and grounds behind the house providing a beautifully secluded haven, the property offers the best of country living in the South Devon AONB, as well as being near to the renowned South Devon coastline, just seven miles from Dartmoor and eight miles from the vibrant port city of Plymouth. The accommodation is exceedingly spacious and has appealing period features in every room. There are two large reception rooms...

comprising a well-proportioned sitting room with an open fireplace, slate floor tiles and two exposed stone walls; plus a magnificent drawing room featuring a high vaulted ceiling, a large inglenook fireplace and a Minstrel’s Gallery above. The kitchen/dining room is at the rear of the house, benefiting from a good range of fitted units, a four oven gas AGA, integrated refrigerator, wine rack, dishwasher and gas hob. There is also a large utility room adjacent, as well as a cloakroom. The accommodation is completed by four very spacious double bedrooms, each with a stylishly-presented en-suite bath or shower room, plus a fifth large double bedroom or office. The principal bedroom also has the benefit of a roof terrace which has wonderful views of the gardens and grounds. Services: Mains water, gas and electricity. Private septic tank drainage. Gas central heating. CCTV system installed. Local Authority: South Hams. Rights of Way: A neighbour has a Right of Access over the first part of the driveway. A public footpath passes through a corner of the grounds some distance from the house. The 8.3 acres of gardens and grounds at Wrescombe Court are superb. The property is approached via remote operated electric gates which open into a gravelled parking area which has ample space to park numerous vehicles. There is also a quadruple car port with electricity and light connected, as well as an adjacent workshop/outbuilding. Floor-level, motion sensor spotlights create an atmospheric night time ambiance. The gardens are situated behind the house, affording excellent privacy and seclusion. There is a landscaped terrace adjacent to the property which provides the perfect space for al fresco dining and entertaining. Some distance away from the house is a very productive vegetable garden with raised beds and a greenhouse, whilst there is also a large fruit cage and many fruit trees within the grounds; together providing excellent potential for a self-sufficient lifestyle. Areas of woodland have been sympathetically maintained to create a haven for wildlife, with many cultivated footpaths creating a number of very pleasant woodland walks. Of particular note are the swathes of bluebells which appear in the spring. There is a large wildlife pond in the centre of the grounds with a seating area ideally positioned beside to enjoy the tranquillity of the surroundings. A well fenced paddock is beyond the gardens, currently a wildflower meadow, but could also be suitable for sheep or equestrian use.

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