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Former cider barn in Devon for sale

Converted in 1994, this former cider barn sits in a valley near Exeter in Devon and offers a good deal of privacy. The property has been steadily improved by its present owners over their occupation, and this includes a ground floor extension and an en suite to the master bedroom.

Character features remain, including exposed beams, brickwork and stonework. The kitchen/breakfast room is double height and the breakfast area has lots of space for a dining table and chairs – there is direct access to the terrace from the kitchen.

Accommodation in total comprises: Living room, kitchen/breakfast room, study, three bedrooms and a family bathroom.

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Outside the gardens come to around half-an-acre and the terrace runs along the back of the property, with a fish pond at the side of the house. A small copse sits to the side while a paddock is currently kept as a wildflower meadow.

Pound House is situated between the villages of Chudleigh (four miles) and Starcross (with trains to London Paddington) on the west side of the Exe Estuary. Exeter is ten miles and there are beaches nearby at Teignmouth and Dawlish Warren and wonderful walks in the hills.

The guide price is £595,000. For further information please contact Knight Frank on 01392 423 111 or visit

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