Totnes (8.9 miles, Exeter (27.2 miles), Newton Abbot (14.6 miles), Plymouth (21.5 miles), a regular direct train service from Totnes to London Paddington 2 hours 41 minutes (170 miles).
Nurston is situated on the southern edge of the Dartmoor National Park and lies approximately 2 miles south-west of the small market town of Buckfastleigh but conveniently within a mile of the A38 Devon expressway bringing Plymouth and Exeter within easy reach. The Dartmoor National Park provides a wide array of recreational opportunities including walking, riding and cycling on the open moor with various bridle paths nearby offering easy access to the high moor.
Buckfastleigh has various amenities, services and a selection of shops, the popular moorland towns of South Brent and Ashburton are also within convenient reach. Many of the regions finest beaches are within easy driving distance with the property being potentially a convenient base location for family recreation.
Nurston Bungalow has been a much-loved family home built by the current owners, creating an elevated three-bedroom bungalow with spacious sitting room and patio taking in some far-reaching views. May suit remodelling (subject to any necessary planning consents). Useful agricultural barn set back from the bungalow, partially concrete floors, corrugated roof and steel frame. Open fronted stabling for six horses, constructed of American style modular stabling units. Three pasture enclosures abutting the main buildings.
Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the elevated setting, peaceful and tranquil location.
Entering in through main entrance porch with tiled floor, double glazed door opening into the main entrance hall, storage cupboard with doors leading off to large sitting room spanning the width of the bungalow with dual aspect, double patio doors opening out onto a beautiful terrace taking in some far-reaching views over the valley and gardens, inset woodburner with partially stone surround. Inner Hall/Lobby with access to airing cupboard. Kitchen/Dining room with a range of wall mounted and undercounter units, glass fronted display cabinet, sink and mixer tap drainer, electric Range Master 110 cooker with Range Master extraction hood over. Useful Utility/Back Kitchen with plenty of space, plumbing for washing machine. Rear entrance lobby housing the oil-fired boiler and W.C. Leading off from the main entrance hall is the Master Bedroom with front aspect and views over the lawns and valley beyond, two further bedrooms. Family Bathroom with hand wash basin, W.C. and bath with mixer shower taps.
Gardens and Grounds
The Bungalow enjoys a separate driveway into a tarmacked parking area and a two bay fronted timber frame carport with extensive lawns to the front and patio area. Gently sloping away enjoying far reaching views. Entrance into the barn and hard standing to the front with gravel driveway leading down to the rear of the bungalow with useful covered rear entrance. Summerhouse sited on a concrete pad, currently set out with hot tub. Apple tree and former vegetable growing area.
Agricultural Barn and Lean-to
The barn measuring 75ft. x 65 ft. steel frame with large, sheeted metal doors, ideal for implement storage. Lean-to with concrete yard to the front, currently housing the five modular stables, tack room with gates leading out onto the immediate pasture paddocks.
A track leads up the side of the modern barn to a further pasture enclosure, which is gently sloping down to woodland and stream. There are two other pasture enclosure. Please refer to land plan.
Available by Separate Negotiation
Mains electricity, spring water from the neighbouring farm (circa two miles away), which is tested every year. Oil fired central heating. Private drainage via septic tank and soakaway. Mains electricity to the barn.
Energy Performance Certificate
By telephone appointment through Rendells Estate Agents.
South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes TQ9 5NE. Property is situated in the Dartmoor National Park.
From the A38 Dartbridge junction take the B3380 heading south for approximately 1¾ miles passing through the southern edge of Buckfastleigh and onto Lower Dean before reaching a no entry slip road. Bear right to Upper Dean following the signs to South Brent/Moors Head and continue for about 1.2 miles. At Clampits Hill Cross turn right signposted Moors Head and continue along this road until reaching Moors Head Cross. Turn right proceed along this road for just under a half a mile and then at the first ‘T’ junction turn right and continue along this road for about half a mile until reaching Nurston. The Property can be found on the right.