Welcome to West Venn Court, Venn!
Nestled in an idyllic setting, West Venn Court is a stunning detatched 3/4-bedroom barn conversion that exudes elegance and grandeur. As you pass through the electric gates and onto your private driveway, the sense of luxury is palpable.
Upon entering the property through the charming porch, you are greeted by a spacious hallway that leads to the exquisite living accommodation. The master bedroom boasts a generously sized en-suite bathroom. The second bedroom showcases exposed stone walls, adding character and charm. A separate shower room with his and her sinks is conveniently located nearby. The third bedroom, with its own private access door, offers versatility and flexibility to suit your needs.
Ascending to the upper level, you'll discover a cozy snug with Velux window and a separate office featuring high ceilings with large windows that flood the space with natural light. The open-plan kitchen and dining area have been meticulously designed to complement the overall aesthetic of the house. It features top-of-the-line integrated appliances, including a coffee machine, built-in ovens and steamer, and a utility room. Stepping through the doors, you'll find the inviting living room, adorned with vaulted ceilings, rustic beams, and a captivating log-burning stove. The mezzanine level provides a perfect retreat for indulging in your favourite books, while a separate WC adds convenience.
West Venn Court seamlessly blends indoor and outdoor living, with sliding doors in the living room and kitchen, as well as French doors in the office, allowing for a harmonious flow between spaces. The private rear garden boasts a charming gravel section, perfect for hosting al fresco dinners, and a lush lawned area that invites relaxation.
Returning to the front of the property, you'll find a converted outbuilding, now serving as an additional bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and storage area. This versatile space is ideal for accommodating guests or expanding your family. The ample parking on the driveway includes an outdoor plug, which can be used to create an electric car charging station, catering to environmentally conscious residents.
Adjacent to the property, a beautifully manicured orchard and gardens spanning approximately 6 acres await exploration. The owners have put immense care into cultivating this picturesque space, featuring fig, walnut, blueberry, and assorted fruit trees, as well as a thriving vegetable patch. A perfectly positioned patio area allows you to soak in the breathtaking countryside views while entertaining your loved ones.
Venturing towards the bottom of the field, stone walled pathways lead to a second field, where a purpose-built pathway takes you over the marshlands to your own personal haven adjacent to the River Avon. This magical journey unveils access to the river, where you can launch a small rowing boat, kayaks, or paddleboards, and embark on an adventure up the river to the enchanting Bantham Beach.
West Venn Court presents a rare opportunity to create your dream home. With its extraordinary features, endless possibilities, and access to breathtaking natural surroundings, this property is truly one-of-a-kind. Don't miss the chance to make West Venn Court your own slice of paradise.
Aveton Gifford lies on the western bank of the River Avon, deep in the South Hams in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village is probably best known for its 15th Century bridge which was built to replace the ancient ford. There is a public house with a restaurant, church, nursery/primary school, village shop and it is on the bus route. The village also has a tennis club, a children’s playground, and a large green all within walking distance. There is then the Avon River and Estuary which is renowned for its abundance of wildfowl and it is navigable downstream to Bantham and out to sea, tide permitting. The Georgian town of Modbury with a variety of shops lies to the north and Kingsbridge, which offers more comprehensive shopping facilities lies to the south. The nearest sandy beaches are Bigbury on Sea, Bantham and Burgh Island, surrounded by outstanding scenery and cliff tops of the South Hams coastline, much of which is now owned by the National Trust. Also nearby are the sailing centres based at Salcombe and Newton Ferrers, as well as 18 hole golf courses at Bigbury and Thurlestone. Dartmoor National Park is several miles to the north and provides a backdrop to the area which must surely rank as one of the most beautiful in the country.
Services: Main electricity and water. Private drainage, Oil Central heating.
Council tax band: G
Local authority: South Hams District Council.
Directions: Coming out of Kingsbridge head towards Plymouth on the A379, take the first left on the roundabout towards Churchstow and pass through the village. At the second roundabout take the third exit towards Aveton Gifford and follow down the hill. At the bottom of the hill before the bridge take the first right hand turn into Venn. Follow the lane and keep left at the first junction around the corner, follow down the road a short while and take the first left hand driveway through the wooden gates. On the gate there will be the names of 'meadow cottage, springfield barn and West venn court'. Follow the driveway to the bottom where you will see electric gates for West Venn Court.