The property is situated only two miles from Hatherleigh with a good range of local services and strong community spirit. Okehampton and the Dartmoor National Park are easily accessible with a wide range of shops, services, educational and recreational facilities. From Okehampton there is direct access via the A30 to Exeter with its M5 motorway, main line rail and international air connections. This part of Devon is very unspoilt with many opportunities for riding, walking and outdoor pursuits. There is also easy access to the north coasts with delightful beaches and coastal scenery.DESCRIPTION
The property was constructed in the 1850's of stone and granite under a slate roof. The internal accommodation is light and spacious and configured as main house with adjoining self contained cottage unit which can easily be incorporated back into the main accommodation. There is a further one bedroom cottage/annexe and both of these units have separate access and parking. The current owners let both units producing an excellent income. The property retains many original character features such as high moulded ceilings, large sash windows and marble fireplaces. The property is approached via its own sweeping gravelled driveway and there is space and parking for a number of vehicles. The large gardens enjoy a sunny aspect with views towards Dartmoor and the property extends to approximately 1.6 acres.ACCOMMODATION
Entrance Porch, Reception Hall with stairs to first floor. Drawing Room, superb marble fireplace and double aspect bay windows, further sitting room with double aspect bay windows overlooking gardens. Superb marble fireplace. Dining Room, large window to front and stunning grey marble fireplace. Study/Office with window to front. Kitchen/Breakfast Room. Range of units in cream with black granite worksurfaces and extensive range of cupboard and drawer units. Fireplace recess with space for range cooker, french doors to garden. Rear Lobby with Cloakroom. Utility Room having single drainer sink and oil central heating boiler. Laundry Room with space and plumbing for appliances and door to garden.
Impressive turned staircase to half landing with access to bathroom and on to the main landing with built in store/linen cupboards and connecting door to Woodpecker. Master Bedroom, double aspect with large bay window with Dartmoor views, Large En Suite Shower Room. Bedroom 2, double aspect windows with Dartmoor and garden views and En Suite Bathroom. Bedroom 3 with window overlooking gardens and Main Bathroom.Woodpecker (Fully Interconnecting with Main House)
Kitchen/Dining Room: Fitted with cream units with black granite effect worktops, four ring ceramic hob and electric oven, single drainer sink and glazed doors to outside. Adjoining Cloakroom. Living Room with open fireplace with slate hearth and woodburning stove, window to front. First Floor Landing with built in airing cupboard. Bedroom 4, window with rural aspect and fitted wardrobe with En Suite Shower Room. Second Floor Landing with two roof lights. Bedroom 5, double aspect with rural and Dartmoor views. Large En Suite Bathroom. Bedroom 6 with window to front. Bedroom 7 with window to side. Bathroom, having corner bath, shower, wc and bidet and through to large loft room, being boarded with potential for further accommodation.Nuthatch
A completely self contained unit having, Kitchen/Living Room with range of cream units, woodblock effect worktops, inset ceramic hob and electric oven, single drainer sink, double aspect windows with door to front and living area with built in cupboard and glazed doors to rear. Bedroom with window to front. En Suite Shower Room.OUTSIDE
Pressland House is approached via its own long sweeping driveway leading to the front of the house where there is a large gravelled forecourt area with parking and turning space for a number of vehicles. This area is bordered by level lawns flanked by mature trees and shrubs. Immediately to the rear of the house is a paved patio area and large level lawned gardens extend to the rear with mature trees, willow and being part bordered by hedge and iron fencing. The gardens and grounds enjoy a sunny southerly aspect. From the driveway, gated access leads through to further parking for Woodpecker and Nuthatch. Each of these units has its own garden/courtyard area and there is an adjoining woodland garden with delightful spring bulbs. Double timber gates lead through to a Large Detached Barn 25'6" x 16'5" of galvanised iron construction with concrete floor, power and light connected. Adjoining chicken run and garden storage area bordered by mature trees, timber shed and access gate through to main garden.SERVICES
Mains Electricity and Water. Private Drainage.DIRECTIONS
From Okehampton town centre, follow signs towards Hatherleigh. After two miles, turn right at the T-junction onto the A386 passing through Folly Gate. After another three miles, Pressland House will be found upon the right hand side. The turning into the house is almost opposite the tiled roofed wall on the left hand side.