Discover a truly exceptional residence that seamlessly blends timeless elegance with modern comfort. The grand entrance lobby is characterised by an original brick and stone archway and accompanied by a ceramic tiled floor and a central glazed doorway. An inviting study area graced with a rear window and a deep oak display sill sets the tone for the distinctive features this property offers.
Ascending to the first floor, a feature dividing archway, tiled floor, and a matching granite cantilever staircase guide you elegantly. An inner landing extends the warmth of oak flooring to all principal rooms, hosting a modern video/intercom system for added convenience. The contemporary "Pod" showcases a separate WC featuring a sleek two-piece suite in white, while the utility room, equipped with a range of units, offers functionality with space and plumbing for washing machines and tumble dryers.
The open-plan kitchen features a range of units, including a one-and-a-half porcelain bowl sink set within solid granite work surfaces. A Rangemaster "Range-style" electric cooker with a double oven and 6-ring gas hob takes center stage, complemented by a stainless splashback and matching extractor hood with integrated lighting. Modern amenities include an integrated dishwasher, American-style fridge/freezer, electric coffee maker, built-in microwave oven, and a waste compactor.
The spacious "L"-shaped dual aspect sitting/dining room provides serene garden and grounds views. Enhanced by a Sonos sound system with recessed speakers, the room offers an immersive auditory experience. TV aerial and telephone points are strategically placed, ensuring modern connectivity within the elegant surroundings.
The second-floor landing, adorned with a tiled floor transitioning to oak flooring throughout all bedrooms, leads to the luxurious living quarters. The master bedroom, boasting a south-facing window and a west-facing skylight, is accompanied by built-in wardrobes. An en-suite shower room with contemporary white fittings adds a touch of indulgence. A guest bedroom features two rear windows that frame picturesque rural views, complemented by an en-suite shower room with matching contemporary aesthetics. Two additional family bedrooms offer generous proportions and built-in wardrobes, all served by a centrally positioned family bathroom showcasing a free-standing bath, circular wash hand basin, WC, and a walk-in shower cubicle with a rainfall shower head.
Experience an unparalleled lifestyle with concierge services that maintain communal facilities, including a leisure complex with a pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, and gym. The property's 80 acres of land include a tennis court, access to fishing on the Avon River, and the right to explore the scenic surroundings. Outdoors, the south-facing paved terrace is ideal for relaxation, basking in the sun's embrace. A spacious garage with double timber doors, power, and lighting offers versatility, even with the option to create a games area.
This residence promises a life of opulence, combining sophisticated architecture, contemporary amenities, and picturesque landscapes.
Tenure: The property is leasehold for a term of 999 years starting from around 2008.
Council Tax Band: H
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
Services: Mains electricity and water. Drainage to private system. Gas (LPG) heating.
Service Fee: There is a service charge of approximately £1,000 per month. This includes concierge service, building insurance, maintaining all the leisure facilities, Monastery land and tennis court. There is a service charge of approximately £1,000 per month.
Directions: From Kingsbridge take the B3194 towards Loddiswell. Follow this road through Sorley Green Cross and then down over the hill. At Rake Corner, turn right to sign Woodleigh and Preston and follow this road into and through the village. The entrance to Wood Barton will be found on the left-hand side after approximately ½ a mile and the parking area for The Monastery will be found down this lane, also on the left-hand side.
Viewing: Very strictly by appointment only.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: We would like to inform prospective purchasers that these sales particulars have been prepared as a general guide only. They are prepared and issued in good faith and are intended to give a fair description of the property, but do not constitute part of an offer or contract. Any description or information given should not be relied on as a statement or representation of fact that the property or its services are in good condition. Neither Charles Head, nor any of its employees, has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to the property. Floorplans are for guidance purposes only and may not be to scale. The photographs show only certain parts and aspects of the property at the time they were taken. Any reference to alterations to, or use of, any part of the property is not a statement that any regulations or other consent has been obtained. . If there are any important matters likely to affect your decision to buy, please contact us before viewing the property. ALL STATEMENTS CONTAINED IN THESE PARTICULARS AS TO THIS PROPERTY ARE MADE WITHOUT RESPONSIBILITY ON THE PART OF CHARLES HEAD.