Golf Links Road, Yelverton, Devon, PL20 6BN | Property for sale | Savills
514.40 sq m
Guide price £1,500,000(43,074,183 EGP)

Golf Links RoadYelverton, Devon, PL20 6BN


    Key features

    • A substantial Victorian home
    • 8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
    • Separate annexe which can be separated off
    • 3 reception rooms and Games room
    • Gated driveway, triple garage and ample parking

    An impressive and elegant, detached Victorian home set on the edge of Dartmoor National Park

    About this property

    • Having been recently refurbished throughout, Down Park House is a superb example of modern day living perfectly married with Victorian architecture offering generous proportions, high ceilings and large windows
      Much care having been taken to retain many period features including decorative cornices, recessed arches and feature fireplaces and the finished result is simply exquisite. The versatile accommodation is arranged over three floors and can either be used as one main home or can be separated to provide main accommodation and a self-contained, three bedroom annexe.

      The welcoming entrance leads to four generous and elegant reception rooms. There is a fabulous sitting room with open fire and large bay window as well as an exquisite drawing room with adjoining dining room and sun room with French doors to the terrace and veranda overlooking the garden and sunken hot tub. There is a cosy snug with hidden door to the fabulous games room / bar. The beautifully appointed kitchen / breakfast room is integrated with a range of appliances including a gas range and the central breakfast island, walk-in pantry and utility / boot room ensure convenient modern living.
      Stairs rise from the entrance hall to the to the first floor galleried landing which offers a stunning principal bedroom enjoying far reaching views across Dartmoor and which also benefits from a dressing area and modern en suite bathroom with walk-in shower and freestanding bath. There is a further en suite guest bedroom on this floor as well as two double bedrooms and a family bathroom, again with walk-in shower and freestanding bath. The second floor, which can be separated to create a self-contained annexe, also accessed externally via steps to the balcony, offers a lovely sitting room, a well-equipped kitchen, a further three double bedrooms and a family bathroom.

      Gardens and Grounds
      Outside, the property is initially approached via a shared private road. Electric gates provide secure access to the tree lined driveway to Down Park House leading to ample parking and a generous triple garage. The formal garden is well-established and is largely laid to lawn with paved seating areas, an ornamental pond, a garden shed and immediately outside the dining room, a veranda and sunken hot tub.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    Down Park House has undergone an extensive renovation which has transformed it into a fabulous home not forgetting that Dartmoor is right on the doorstep!

    Amy HartProperty agent

    Local information

    • Down Park House is approached from a private road off Golf Links Road, a highly desirable and sought after area close to Yelverton Golf Club which fronts Roborough Down and forms the boundary of Dartmoor National Park.
    • The popular village of Yelverton is about a mile away and offers an excellent range of amenities including shops, a Post Office a butchers as well as a dentist, doctors' surgery and a pharmacy. About 6 miles to the north is the ancient stannary and market town of Tavistock, which provides a full range of local shopping and other amenities, including excellent restaurants, and a local hospital. There are good state and private schools including Mount Kelly, which has an Olympic size swimming pool open to the public. For golf enthusiasts, Yelverton Golf Club is within walking distance from Down Park House while the challenging 18-hole Tavistock golf course is situated on Whitchurch Down about 6 miles away. Dartmoor National Park which is renowned for its spectacular scenery Down Park House is well placed for all that it has to offer. The beautiful South Devon coastline with its estuaries, beaches and coastal walks is within easy reach.
    • Derriford Hospital is about 5 miles to the south and the A30 dual carriageway is easily reached giving direct access to the M5 motorway. Plymouth provides regular Intercity services to London Paddington including an overnight sleeper train. Tavistock and Plymouth provide excellent private and state schooling for children of all ages. For sailing, Plymouth has a number of marinas as well as the Royal Western Yacht Club, and provides not only a safe estuary but also a perfect stepping off point for crossing the Channel or sailing up and down the coast of Cornwall or Devon.

    Additional information

    • Directions: From Plymouth proceed towards Yelverton on the A386. Turn left after approximately two and a half miles into Golf Links Road towards Yelverton Golf Club. Proceed for about 0.6 miles and travel past the golf club. The private road to Down Park House will be found on the left. Proceed along the private road and over the cattle grid, keeping to the right and Down Park House will be found at the end of the drive on the right.
    • EPC Rating: D
    • Tenure: Freehold
    • Council Tax Band: G