Velwell House, Dartington, Totnes, TQ9

Velwell House

  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 4 Reception Rooms

6 bedroom house sold

  • Reference Number TOT140397
  • Agent Marchand Petit Totnes
  • Agent Number 01803 847 979

Guide price £1,350,000

About this property

A substantial Victorian property extended to over 3500 SQFT and presented to an impeccable standard sitting within 6 acres enjoying uninterrupted countryside views. Original and character features throughout, 6 bedrooms, garaging and ample parking.

Velwell House is a substantial period property presented to impeccable standards, situated in an elevated position, with commanding uninterrupted views over open countryside and beyond towards Dartmoor.

This superbly renovated Victorian home constructed in 1856 is filled with character and original features including working window shutters.

The accommodation boasts 6 Bedrooms, two of which have en-suites, there is a stunning open plan sitting room flooded with natural light having floor to ceiling windows and doors to a conservatory enjoying far reaching country views. There is a superb modern kitchen/breakfast room with integrated appliances and an Aga. There is also the wonderful addition of a large dairy which has slate work surfaces. Further accommodation includes a study, additional living room and a large cellar, ideal for storage or potential to convert into further living accommodation.

The property sits in approximately 6 acres including a summer house and private walled garden with far reaching open countryside views. There is a garage, carport and studio along with ample parking.

Nearly every room, as well as the land, has outstanding views over the spectacular rural surroundings. The accommodation is extensive and provides the owner with flexibility and the potential for multiple occupancy if desired.

Dartington is a much sought after and very charming village located on the outskirts of Totnes giving easy access to the local schools, King Edward VI Community College and Dartington Primary School. The village also boasts a quiet thatched public house, a local church, village stores and post office, open air swimming pool, Dartington Hall and The Barn Theatre, petrol station and the Shops at Dartington complex. It is ideally situated for the medieval town of Totnes, the commercial centre for this part of South Devon. The bustling medieval market town has a mainline railway station giving direct connections to London Paddington. There is also good access to the A38 Devon Expressway, linking Plymouth and Exeter where it joins the M5. Totnes boasts a market as well as a good selection of shops, supermarkets, restaurants and inns.

From the Totnes office of Marchand Petit proceed onto Coronation Road, at the roundabout continue straight over heading towards Dartington. At the traffic lights continue straight over passing Kevics on the left hand side, continue on this road until you reach the roundabout. Take the 3rd exit and continue on this road until you pass Rudolph Steiner School. Take the next left into Colston Road signposted Velwell.

Dartington Totnes 2 miles Exeter 24 miles Plymouth 17 miles (approximately)

Key Features

Velwell House, Dartington, Totnes, TQ9
  • Substantial Victorian family home
  • 6 acres
  • Garage, carport, studio and ample parking
  • Character and original features throughout
  • Uninterrupted country views from nearly every room
  • 6 bedrooms
  • Extensive flexible accommodation




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WatersideThe Plains Totnes Devon TQ9 5YS

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