Deerslake Is A Highly Attractive Thatched Family Home

$1,586,824
6
Bedrooms
3 245
ft2
20
Ac
For sale by
Strutt & Parker
Strutt & Parker

Description

A wonderful, south facing Grade II Listed family home with stabling, approximately 19.35 acres and annexe potential.Just three miles from Exeter Wonderful rural location Annexe potential Approximately 19.35 acres Additional 1.97 acres is available by separate negotiationDating from the mid-17th century with later additions, Deerslake is a highly attractive thatched family home offering over 3,200…
A wonderful, south facing Grade II Listed family home with stabling, approximately 19.35 acres and annexe potential.Just three miles from Exeter Wonderful rural location Annexe potential Approximately 19.35 acres Additional 1.97 acres is available by separate negotiationDating from the mid-17th century with later additions, Deerslake is a highly attractive thatched family home offering over 3,200 square feet of light-filled flexible accommodation. The property has been sensitively modernised to combine the amenities of modern living with retained character features including casement windows, exposed beams and fireplaces. The living space is highly flexible; there is a separate exterior entrance into the current principal bedroom which also has plumbing connected for the possible installation of a kitchenette. This room, combined with the mezzanine and adjacent bathroom, provides excellent potential for an integral annexe.The ground floor accommodation is accessed from a welcoming double-height reception hall with quarry tiled flooring and a galleried landing above. There is a large drawing room with a fireplace with a wood-burning stove, plus an interconnecting sitting room featuring an inglenook fireplace with an original bread oven and a wood burner. There is also a well-proportioned study and a generous-sized dining room. The ground floor accommodation is completed by a spacious kitchen with quarry-tiled flooring, a range of fitted units with wooden worktops and an AGA. On the first floor, a spacious galleried landing leads to a large triple aspect principal bedroom with built-in storage and a staircase rising to a mezzanine room above, suitable for a variety of uses such as a dressing area. There are five additional well-proportioned double bedrooms and two family bathrooms.Local Authority: Teignbridge District Council.Services: Mains electricity and water. Private septic tank drainage. Oil fired central heating.Council Tax: Band G.Rights of Way: There is a public footpath which runs up the driveway and across part of the land. A neighbouring property has a Right of Way over Lakes Lane which passes through the boundary. Further information is available from the vendor's agent.Deerslake is approached over a private driveway providing parking for multiple vehicles and giving access to the double garage with an attached log store and to a stable block with five loose boxes and an additional log store. The wonderful mature gardens surround the property and are laid mainly to lawn with a wide variety of specimen shrubs, and colourful all-seasons planting. The garden features a paved seating area and a pretty paved terrace, together ideal for entertaining and al fresco dining; the whole enjoying far-reaching views over the surrounding beautiful countryside. The remaining land comprises well-fenced paddocks, fields of pasture and a block of mature woodland. In total, the land measures approximately 19.35 acres and is outlined in red on the plan. An additional 1.97 acres is available by separate negotiation, which is outlined in blue on the plan.

Amenities

Lot

Equestrian

Indoor

Fireplace

Outdoor

Garage

Building Info

Property type
House

Location

Halsfordwood Lane, Exeter, England, United Kingdom

Contact Agent

Oliver Custance Baker
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Registered on JamesEdition
2021
Address
5 Aldermanbury Square, London
Listing Reference
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