Devon, near Totnes, Beautful Mansion House Apartment
Description from the owner
Peacefully positioned, in an elevated location in the hills behind the English Riviera, with easy access to all the lovely local towns and visitor attractions that South Devon has to offer in abundance. Beautifully furnished and equipped, spacious 2 bedroom apartment within a newly converted Victorian Mansion House with has this year been totally renovated to a high, contemporary standard, with heated swimming pool and tennis court. 5 acres of ancient woodland grounds with direct coastal views over the English Riviera to south and Dartmoor to the north. It is the very first time these apartments have been available to let as holiday homes.
We offer full support services such as pre-arrival local farm shop and store, housekeeping, spotlessly clean apartments with high quality white bed linens, soft fluffy towels in abundance for both pool and bathrooms. Generous welcome pack of local produce, free cycle use for the local byways. Our chef can prepare an arrival buffet for you and sumptuous picnic hampers for carefree outings.
Unique and unusual 2nd floor apartment (with passenger left) with private roof terrace and 'castle' turret. Spacious, panelled entrance hall. Cosy open plan living room with direct garden views through the large plate glass window. Ample comfortable seating, dining area, stunning fire place, large flat screen HDTV, with hand built, bespoke, fully equipped kitchen with washer/dryer, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, ceramic hob, oven and microwave open. Everything you could need from tin opener to tumble dryer.
Two generous double bedrooms with windows looking over the tree tops to the gardens beyond. The main bedroom had direct garden views, with queen size bed and sitting area, large wardrobes, flat-screen DTV, fully carpeted. The 2nd bedroom has twin beds. Luxury family bathroom with floor-lite, panel bath with thermostatic shower. Secure parking behind the complex security gates.
The tennis court is set within the 5 acre woodland grounds, with views as far as the eye can see across Dartmoor, which has plenty of secret spaces for private relaxation in the comfortable garden seating. We have our own DVD and book library for to enable a free and diverse selection from which to choose what to watch or read.
A local artist from Totnes offers painting lessons. We are affiliated to Bovey Castle to enable our guests to use their huge array of spa or sporting facilities. Also to Sunseeker Yachts to enable guest to have a fabulous day at sea.
The Arboretum is well situated for very easy access to the local blue flag beaches. Exeter with its shopping centre and all it's many cultural and historical places to visit is only 10 miles away. Totnes, renowned for it's arts and crafts (not to mention it being voted the 'Best of Devon' for local food and produce) is 10 mins, Dartmouth only 11 miles, the fishing port of Brixham and the beautiful Berry Head are only 4 miles away. Agatha Christies Home is a few miles away at Torquay, as are too many to name here attractions, festivals and amenities. We are truly in the centre of all there is to enjoy and make the most on in South.
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