Two reception rooms plus office
Garage and driveway for 5+ cars
Peaceful rural location
Uninterrupted countryside viewsDirections
From Newton Abbot, take the A383 Ashburton Road. Continue for a few miles until you see the signpost for Gale on the left. Take this turning and continue until you enter the small hamlet of Gale. The property can be found on the left hand side.Situation
The property is conveniently located on the edge of Dartmoor, in the small rural hamlet of Gale, less than 1 mile from Bickington village and less than 5 miles from the towns of Ashburton and Newton Abbot. Ashburton has a lively range of shopping facilities, with independent shops offering vintage goods, antiques, a family-run ironmonger's, delicatessen, an artisan bakery, a fish deli and the renowned Ashburton Cookery School. Wider amenities can be found in the market town of Newton Abbot including; various shops, restaurants and cafes, supermarkets, hospital, leisure centre and train station with main line links to London Paddington. Nearby is the A38 which provides speedy access to Plymouth, Exeter and the M5 beyond. First class educational facilities can be found in Newton Abbot and Ashburton whilst Dartmoor National Park and the sandy beaches of Teignmouth and Torbay are only a short distance away.Description
Picture a pretty stone barn conversion nestled in a peaceful hamlet of only a handful of other properties surrounded by neighbouring fields and woodland and only a short drive away from bustling towns and A38 /Devon Expressway. There are even a few pubs that are within walking distance!
The Old Mill, which was formerly a Piggery, was carefully converted in 1990 and has been beautifully cared for since. Numerous exposed beams, areas of stone detailing and lots of windows looking out over the countryside.
Once you step inside the entrance door you will instantly appreciate the light and spacious accommodation on offer. On the ground floor there is a spacious kitchen with a wonderful country view from the Belfast sink and a handy utility room. A formal dining room leads you down into the inviting sitting room with an attractive fireplace with wood burner and French doors leading out onto the rear garden. An office and cloakroom with WC finish off the downstairs accommodation.
The first floor offers three bedrooms with the charming main bedroom having an en suite. This and the family bathroom are all stylishly fitted out with modern suites.
The driveway is accessed to the side of the property through a timber 5-bar gate. The driveway leads to a detached single garage at the bottom of the garden and offers parking for 5 plus vehicles. The west-facing garden is simple with an attractive raised level lawn and an extensive patio area, perfect for outside dining and relaxing with a book. The view from here is over the neighbouring orchard and fields as far as the eye can see. You can even see the nearby stone bridge and hear the water running from the brook. If you want that rural feel of peace and tranquillity, then this is the place for you!
|.|| UPVC double glazed entrance door with obscure window to side into
|ENTRANCE HALL||13' x 8'2" (3.96m x 2.5m). Stairs rising to 1st floor. Under stairs cupboard with an unusual picture window to front. Two radiators. Double glass doors leading to
|DINING ROOM||15'9" x 8'2" (4.8m x 2.5m). Double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Exposed ceiling beams. Radiator. Two steps leading down into the sitting room. Door into
|SITTING ROOM||20'10" x 14' (6.35m x 4.27m). Lovely big room with double glazed French doors leading out to the garden along with a further two double glazed windows to the rear and side. All offer views over the neighbouring countryside. Attractive freestanding log burner with oak mantle over and slate hearth. Exposed ceiling beams. Two radiators.|
|KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM||13'7" x 9'7" (4.14m x 2.92m). Double glazed window overlooking the neighbouring orchard and hillside beyond. Double glazed stable door to the side garden. Full range of floor and wall units with granite worktop. Belfast sink. Freestanding range cooker with six-ring gas hob and an extractor fan over. Integrated dishwasher. Integrated fridge. Exposed ceiling beams with an attractive little alcove with original stonework detail. Radiator. Door to
|UTILITY ROOM|| Double glazed window overlooking the neighbouring orchards. A circular sink with granite worktop and base cupboards. Space for washing machine. Space for tumble dryer. Space for additional fridge or freezer. Radiator.|
|OFFICE||7'9" x 8'2" (2.36m x 2.5m). Double glazed window to the front. Exposed ceiling beams. Radiator.|
|CLOAKROOM|| Low level WC. Wash hand basin. Radiator.|
|FIRST FLOOR LANDING|| Double glazed window overlooking the front. Loft hatch to partly boarded loft. Doors leading to
|BEDROOM ONE||14' x 13'10" (4.27m x 4.22m). A beautiful room with dual aspect double glazed windows overlooking neighbouring orchard and hillsides beyond. Built-in double wardrobe and chest of drawers. Radiator. Door to...|
|EN SUITE|| Two double glazed picture windows overlooking countryside beyond. Modern suite with shower cubicle and mains shower and Fired Earth tiling. Low level WC with built-in cupboards surrounding. Wash hand basin with vanity unit under. Extractor fan. Heated towel rail.|
|BEDROOM TWO||12' x 8'8" (3.66m x 2.64m). A lovely double room with double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and rolling fields beyond. Radiator.|
|BEDROOM THREE||8'7" x 7'8" (2.62m x 2.34m). Double glazed window overlooking the front. Radiator.|
|FAMILY BATHROOM|| A beautifully fitted out modern bathroom suite with Fired Earth tiling. Bath with mains shower attachment over and WC. Wash hand basin with a good selection of vanity unit surrounding. Picture window overlooking the countryside beyond. Heated towel rail.|
|OUTSIDE|| To the front of the property is a small path leading to the entrance door with lawn and flowerbeds either side. A traditional 5-bar gate leads onto the driveway offering easy parking for 5 plus vehicles. The rear garden offers a raised level lawn with an area of extensive patio, perfect for outdoors dining. It's the outlook from this garden that you will love, of neighbouring orchard, grasslands and distant woodland. Such a peaceful place to sit and relax.|
|DETACHED GARAGE||16'8" x 11'10" (5.08m x 3.6m). Up and over door. Window to side. Power, light and water tap.|
|AGENTS NOTE|| Services: Mains electricity. Mains water. Private drainage. LPG heating and hot water.|