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Stags Selection: Glorious Gardens

Thu 17 June 2021

From landscaped lawns to wildflower meadows, here are a selection of properties for sale with Stags with a garden for every summer activity, whether that’s entertaining guests, playing a family game of sports or getting closer to nature.

1. Bowden Cottage, Dartmouth, Devon, excess £800,000

Bowden Cottage is a four-bedroom house located in the delightful rolling hills of the South Hams, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The gardens have been lovingly created, with pretty seating areas, a huge range of plants and mature shrubs and a pathway leading around the garden with access to the sheds, wood store and greenhouse. The front area is currently used as the vegetable garden with raised beds, a greenhouse, and fruit area including an espalier pear.

2. Woods Barn, Ipplepen, Devon, £1,500,000

An elegantly converted four-bedroom house set in 7.5 acres. The gardens are beautifully landscaped and well-established with a good range of herbaceous borders and central rock garden sculptures. There is a productive vegetable area, a wildflower meadow, a tree plantation and a building for a barn owl and bats. There is also a lawn and patio area.

3. Heanton Mill, Barnstaple, Devon, £1,350,000

A highly individual four-bedroom house complemented by 2.67 acres of delightful, south-facing, secluded, landscaped gardens. These are maintained to a high standard including fish stocked lake/ponds, waterfalls and rockeries all illuminated at night, surrounded by manicured lawns, flower beds and various seating areas.

4. Croft House, Lynton, Devon, £475,000

A seven-bedroom character Georgian property in a quiet coastal town. To the rear is a lovely private wall-enclosed garden arranged over several levels including terraces for Al fresco dining, packed with mature specimen trees and shrubs, providing a delightful, secluded and quiet oasis.

5. Little Dorweeke Farm, Silverton, Devon, £1,250,000

A beautiful Grade II Listed house with 15.23 acres of superb gardens and extensive pasture land. The exceptional formal garden even featured as part of the National Garden Scheme. The river Burn runs through the garden, and there is a natural spring-fed pond and a more formal koi pond. An orchard is planted with apple, pear, mulberry and plum trees, along with a productive vegetable patch and fruit cage.

6. Lilac Cottage, Lyme Regis, Dorset, excess £800,000

This three-bedroom classic period cottage property sits in 0.25 acres of extensive gardens and grounds which back straight onto the coastline at East Cliff. The gardens are well stocked with a whole variety of trees and shrubs together with lawns and sun terrace that takes advantage of the sunny aspect and sea views.

7. Hollowcombe, Lustleigh, Devon, excess £975,000

This five-bedroom house lies in a stunning elevated position near to Dartmoor National Park. The property boasts extensive, mature gardens of 1.18 acres, which slope gently from the property and provide a wide range of glorious, established shrubs. From an area of flowering borders, with feature ponds, there is a large section of lawn with fruiting trees, vegetable patch and green house.

8. North Lodge, Exminster, Devon, £375,000

This three-bedroom former lodgehouse has an exquisite plot of mature gardens, terraced areas of lawns, vegetable plots, a scattering of trees, established flower beds and delightful meandering paths. There is a patio area with a summerhouse leading to a unique 'cave' carved out of the bank! This could provide a useful space for a study, craft room or charming garden room.

For more information about these properties or any of our other properties for sale or to rent in the West Country, contact your local Stags office today, we are here to help. 


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