Orchard House, Vicarage Road, Blacakwton, TQ9
- 6 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- 4 Reception Rooms
6 bedroom house sold
- Reference Number DAR160140
- Agent Marchand Petit Dartmouth
- Agent Number 01803 839 190
Guide price £795,000
About this property
A beautiful period double fronted detached house in the heart of the village with 6 bedrooms, 4 reception rooms, a garden, garage and parking and rural views, all sitting in a plot of approximately two thirds of an acre.
This beautiful period house is full of character and charm having once been the village post office and offers spacious and versatile accommodation with 6 bedrooms and 4 reception rooms, which could include a downstairs bedroom.
Situated in the very heart of this pretty South Hams village, a stone's throw from the well regarded primary school, village shop/post office and pub, this much loved property has been a wonderful family home with substantial accommodation and a wealth of period features and the benefit of a good sized garage and further parking.
On the ground floor you are welcomed in to a lovely entrance hall with a cosy living room off, a wonderful extended kitchen / garden room, utility room, cloakroom, dining room, study and the more formal sitting room with doors out to the garden.
The first floor comprises of a spacious landing with 6 good sized bedrooms, a family bathroom and a shower room.
Outside the garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature planting and backs on to a community owned field (of which the current owners own a share). Immediately outside the sitting room and kitchen is a lovely, decked area, ideal for sunny al fresco dining and from where to enjoy the beautiful views of the surrounding countryside.
The garage is an excellent size and offers storage potential with room to park in front and there is a further parking to the side of the house.
Blackawton has a strong community with a highly regarded primary school, village shop and post office, church and a public house. Dartmouth, is the closest larger town, providing a good range of shopping and marina facilities and lies at the mouth of the spectacular River Dart, famous as a sailing centre and home to Britannia Royal Naval College. The market town of Totnes has mainline railway links to London (approx 3 hours) lies approx 9 miles to the north.
From Dartmouth take the A3122 Totnes road. After approximately three and a half miles turn left at Oldstone Cross signposted Strete and Blackawton and then turn almost immediately right. Continue towards the village of Blackawton and after entering the village continue in to the village along Main Street passing The George Inn on your left. Main Street leads in turn on to Vicarage Road and the property is on the left hand side.
Dartmouth 5 miles, Totnes 9 miles, Kingsbridge 9 miles. All mileages are approximate.
1 - 3 Hauley Road Dartmouth Devon TQ6 9AA
Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am to 4.00pm
Sunday viewings by appointment
01803 839 190