The Old House is situated in the pretty hamlet of Compton and overlooks National Trust land. The nearby village of Marldon has a primary school, post office, shops, pub and restaurant. The cost and Dartmoor National Park are within driving distance. A mainline railway station can be found at Newton Abbot (6½ miles away) with services to London Paddington in approximately 3 hours. Stover School and Torquay grammar schools are within easy reach.DESCRIPTION
A substantial Grade ll listed 6 bedroom detached country house in a popular hamlet. 3 Reception rooms. Kitchen/breakfast room, bathroom, 2 shower rooms, playroom, study, utility room. Mature gardens, carport. EPC band TBC. Tenant fees apply. Available from DecemberACCOMMODATION
DRAWING ROOM: 4.50 x 4.39 (14"9" x 14'5") Pine floor, stone fireplace. French doors with wooden shutters to front of property. DINING ROOM: 4.69 4.42 (15'5" x 14'6") Oak flooring, marble fireplace with living flame gas fire, built in shelving and French doors with wooden shutters, leading to the gravelled area to the front of the property. SITTING ROOM: 5.94 X 4.88 ( 19'6" x 16'0") Flagstone floor, large fireplace with wood burning stove, views over surrounding countryside. KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 4.81 X 4.75 (15'9" x 15'7") Oil fired Aga, wall and base units, polished granite work surfaces, Belfast sink. SECOND HALL: 4.81 X 4.75 (24'10" x 9'9") Leading to the former coach house, comprised of: GAMES ROOM: 8.14 X 4.03 (26'8" x 13'3") Ample space for pool table, table tennis, etc. STUDIO/STUDY: 4.32 X 3.83 (14'2" x 12'7") Currently used as a music studio. UTILITY ROOM: 3.80 X 2.57 (12'6" x 8'5") Basin, plumbing for washing machine. WORKSHOP/BOILER ROOM: Oil fired central heating boiler, Butler sink. SHOWER ROOM/WC: Shower in cubicle, WC & basin.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING: 4.40 x 2.87 (14'5" x 9'5") Spacious area with window seat overlooking the garden. BEDROOM 1: 4.82 X 3.66 (15'10" x 12'0") Rear aspect. Full length windows with views over surrounding countryside. Decorative fireplace. BEDROOM 2: 4.80 X 3.05 (15'9" x 10'0") Front aspect. Built in cupboards. BEDROOM 3: 4.37 X 4.20 (14'4" x 13'9") Front aspect. Wash hand basin. BEDROOM 4: 4.45 X 3.25 (14'7" x 10'8")Rear aspect. Wash hand basin. BATHROOM: Modern suite with character bathroom suite. SHOWER ROOM/WC: Shower in cubicle. WC. BEDROOM 5: Double room 3.75 x 3.23 (12'4" x 10'7"), exposed roof trusses. BEDROOM 6: Single room 3.37 2.99 (10'9" x 9'10"), exposed roof trusses.OUTSIDE
The property has a gravelled courtyard with parking area, twin car port and separate driveway. The gardens are well-maintained with mature shrubs and trees. A walled garden houses a greenhouse and vegetable patch. There is a terraced area at the top of the garden with a pergola and an ornamental pond. The property also benefits from a number of stone-built stores including two to the side of the house and a single storey outbuilding currently used as the wood store and potting shed.DIRECTIONS
From Totnes take the A381 sign posted Newton Abbot and after approximately 5 miles, at Ipplepen, turn right at the Texaco Garage sign posted Compton. Continue along this road through Bulleigh Cross and you will reach Compton. After passing Compton Castle on the right, continue up a short distance and the entrance to The Old House will be found on the left hand side with electric wooden gates and a large stone wall. Just past this entrance is the second drive with The Old House signposted.SERVICES
Mains water, drainage and electricity. Oil fired central heating. South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.LETTING
The property is available to let on a assured shorthold tenancy for 12 months plus (LONG TERM), unfurnished and available immediately. RENT: £1800.00 pcm exclusive of all charges. Children/pets might be considered. Where the agreed let permits pets the rent will be £1890.00 pcm. DEPOSIT: £2076.00 Returnable at end of tenancy subject to any deductions (all deposits for a property let through Stags are held on their Client Account and administered in accordance with the Tenancy Deposit Scheme and Dispute Service). References required, viewings strictly through the agents.HOLDING DEPOSIT & TENANT FEES
This is to reserve a property. The Holding Deposit (equivalent of one weeks rent) will be withheld if any relevant person (including any guarantor(s) withdraw from the tenancy, fail a Right-to Rent check, provide materially significant false information, or fail to sign their tenancy agreement (and / or Deed of Guarantee) within 15 calendar days (or other Deadline for Agreement as mutually agreed in writing). For full details of all permitted Tenant Fees payable when renting a property through Stags please refer to the Scale of Tenant Fees available on Stags website, office or on request. For further clarification before arranging a viewing please contact the lettings office dealing with the property.TENANT PROTECTION
Stags is a member of the RICS Client Money Protection Scheme and also a member of The Property Redress Scheme. In addition, Stags is a member of ARLA Propertymark, RICS and Tenancy Deposit Scheme.