This lovely former farmhouse home on the village outskirts can easily be described as being in a quiet rural setting. But this peaceful location is close to the amenities Malborough has to offer and most of all really charming. It is not just the 4 bedroom accommodation the property offers but also the private sunny gardens, a small paddock, carport/loose box. It also has a detached home office and workshop all within a little over ¾ of an acre. From the rear of the property far reaching views over the countryside to Dartmoor in the distance may be enjoyed. Approached over a shared private roadway the property and neighbouring detached barn conversion are ensured privacy from the village. Newhouse Farmhouse is mainly of traditional stone construction under a slate roof with a part rendered and painted exterior. Double glazed windows, some PVCu, have, to a major part been fitted to the oil centrally heated light and airy accommodation of this very well presented comfortable and inviting home which comprises:
Post Code: TQ7 3RU
Council Tax Band: F
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door opening into the Hallway, with understairs cupboard, radiator, telephone points, wall lights.
11'9" x 8'5" | 3.6 x 2.59
overlooking the front garden with window seat, radiator, wall lights.
17'7" x 14'6" | 5.36 x 4.42
overlooking the front garden with window seat, Inglenook fireplace having a woodburner on slate hearth, side recessed cupboard, radiator, TV point, beamed ceiling, wall lights, door to main staircase, old door opening to stone steps leading down to the rear entrance hall.
15'0" x 13'1" | 4.59 x 4
overlooking the front garden with window seat, side window to gardens and countryside. A range of working surfaces, tiled surrounds, inset 1 ½ bowl single drainer sink top, wood cottage style cupboards and drawers under, wall cupboards, gas and electric cooker points, extractor hood over cooker space, plumbing for dishwasher, spaces for refrigerator and deep freeze, recess for microwave. Radiator, wall and recessed lighting, tiled floor, old timber framing feature to the original stone stairs to the first floor, a few stone steps down to:
with tiled floor, shelved cupboard.
with a suite comprising glazed cubicle having a Mira electric shower, pedestal basin and WC. Electric towel rail, electric shaver point, mirror, radiator, electric wall heater, extractor.
with glazed door to rear.
13'3" x 5'8" | 4.06 x 1.75
affording country views to Dartmoor in the distance, radiator.
with working surface, tiled surrounds, inset single drainer sink top, cupboards and drawers under, plumbing for washing machine, spaces for tumble dryer and fridge/freezer, radiator. Door opening to a:
Shower, part tiled with a thermostatic control, extractor.
16'0" x 8'6" | 4.88 x 2.6
affording views similar to the office with built in wardrobe, two radiators, linen cupboard containing the Worcester oil fired boiler supplying the central heating and hot water systems, TV point, hatch to rear roofspace.
with coat hooks.
with basin on cupboard, electric towel rail.
with radiator, door to the top of the original stone stairs, old timber features.
14'7" x 14'2" | 4.46 x 4.34
overlooking the front garden with recessed wardrobe, raised level recessed cupboard, radiator.
15'7" x 9'11" | 4.75 x 3.03
overlooking the front garden with small raised level recessed cupboard, radiator, exposed lintel and roof timber features, hatch to roofspace.
10'0" x 9'6" | 3.7 x 2.91
overlooking the front garden with radiator.
9'2" x 9'1" | 2.81 x 2.77
with a white suite comprising bath having a hand shower, pedestal basin and WC. Two mirrors, radiator, window seat.
A tarmac driveway leads down from a village road to the property into a parking area for several cars and additional space for a boat and caravan. The drive continues around to the rear of the house where it becomes an original stone farm roadway. The adjoining barn conversion has the benefit of a vehicular right of way over the length of the drive and roadway.
Beside the drive a gate opens to a cobbled path leading across the front of the house to the front door past holly and wisteria on the wall. The beautifully maintained front south facing garden is part stone walled and laid to lawn with flowering bushes, flowers and small shrubs in rockeries, palm tree and stone edged flower beds. To sit and enjoy this sheltered sunny location there is a paved patio.
Back across the drive beside the parking area is a Car Port 5.03 x 2.5 (16’6” x 8’2”) attached to a Workshop/Store 4.92 x 2.55 (16’1” x 8’4”), with doors to the front and rear, lights, power points. Detached Office/Workshop 4.98 x 4.96 (16’4” x 16’3”), with a range of working surfaces, cupboards and drawers under, single drainer sink top, electric water heater, shelved storage cupboard, lighting, power points, telephone point, extractor. Beside the building is the oil storage tank and a shed containing the gas bottles for a gas cooker in the house. Behind the buildings there is a paddock of a quarter of an acre and below an area of garden laid to grass bounded by trees with Greenhouse, a pond and through fed from a spring. The land continues to the rear of the house laid to grass in which is located the septic tank drainage.
Main electricity and water. Private drainage.