Savills | Appledore Farm, Sampford Courtenay, Okehampton | Property for sale
23.50 Ac(9.51 Ha)
Offers over £1,400,000

Appledore FarmSampford Courtenay, Okehampton

  • Under offer
  • Sole agency
  • Freehold

Key features

  • Developed for 40 touring pitches with 12 month use
  • Caravan storage of up to 120 units
  • 5 agricultural buildings (two of which are used for caravan storage)
  • Amenity block with underfloor heating
  • Dog walking area and stocking fishing lake
  • Renovated 3 bedroomed farmhouse
  • Further development potential, subject to planning permission being granted
  • Site extending to approx. 23.5 acres

Recently renovated detached farmhouse and caravan touring park, set on the edge of Dartmoor National Park

About this property

  • Appledore Park has been laid out to accommodate up to 40 touring caravans and motorhomes, together with storage facilities that are used to store up to 120 caravans. There is owners accommodation on site and an excellent amenity block to service the park. The site is gently sloping and mainly laid to grass with mature trees and landscaping and in all, extends to approximately 23.5 acres. The farmhouse, which is south facing, dates back to the 1920s and the original part is of cavity brick construction set beneath a slate roof. The current owners of the property have completely renovated the house to a very high standard throughout and on the ground floor, there is a large kitchen/breakfast room together with a spacious living room, which enjoys views over the park and surroundings. The ground floor is serviced by a utility room and WC. On the first floor, there are three bedrooms, including the master en suite with a dressing area, together with a family bathroom. There are private, established gardens to the front and rear of house, together with a single garage. The caravan touring element of the property, which has been developed by the current owners, includes 40 touring pitches with all year round use (28 days per unit). There is a purpose built, central amenity block, which benefits from under floor heating and a heat exchange system and consists of ladies, gents and disabled facilities, food preparation and dishwashing area, an information room and two plant rooms. The park is extremely well equipped and also includes a reception chalet, stocked fishing lake, dog walking area and washing facilities, chemical WC, waste drop facilities and an electric car charging point. There are five agricultural buildings situated just to the west of the house, two of which are used for caravan storage. Planning permission has been granted for the storage of up to 120 touring caravans, 12 months of the year. The field to the north of the house, buildings and park provides an excellent opportunity for further development, subject to the necessary planning permissions being obtained. In all, the site extends to approximately 23.5 acres.

Local information

  • Appledore Park is situated in one of Devon’s most beautiful and unspoilt areas, circa two miles from the A30 and therefore very well located with regards to access in and out of Devon and Cornwall. Dartmoor National Park is just two miles south of the property and North Devon’s rugged beaches including Croyde and Bude are within about an hour’s drive, both of which provide excellent opportunities for recreational activity.
  • Okehampton town centre is just two miles away and offers a range of independent shops and cafes, three supermarkets including a Waitrose, scholastic facilities and a hospital. The Cathedral city of Exeter is situated approximately 22 miles to the east and provides a wide range of facilities, together with access to the M5 motorway.