Little Laskeys, Chagford, Devon £875,000

Sold STC
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  • A detached 4/5 bedroom home in a lovely setting with beautiful views
  • Close to Chagford's excellent amenities
  • About three quarters of an acre in all with plenty of parking and a large single garage
  • Fully double glazed and centrally heated by oil
  • Hallway with w.c. and boiler room
  • Kitchen/dining room with entrance lobby
  • Spacious bright sitting room with a woodburner
  • Large conservatory with views
  • Two ground floor and two first floor bedrooms
  • A bathroom on each floor

Little Laskeys is a well built modern home which was extended into the roof to offer 4/5 bedrooms in bright and spacious accommodation throughout. The property is full double glazed and centrally heated and is in a sunny spot with great views. The accommodation comprises a side entrance lobby, a large kitchen/dining room with a very well equipped kitchen with granite tops, a central hallway, boiler room, a w.c., a spacious and bright living room with great views, a large conservatory, a bathroom with a shower as well and two bedrooms on the ground floor. Upstairs there are two further bedrooms, a bathroom and a large office/bedroom 5. The grounds are delightful with a large lawn that gently drops from the house to afford beautiful views to the south and east. There is plenty of parking, a large single garage, a summerhouse and a storage shed. At the rear of the house is a charming meadow with cut paths and wild flowers. Fowlers very strongly recommend this lovely home.



Little Laskeys is about a half mile from the bustling town square in Chagford yet it is surrounded by fields and in an elevated position to enjoy superb views. To the east and south there are rural vistas that include Meldon and Nattadon hills and rolling Dartmoor countryside. Chagford has a wide variety of day to day and specialist shops, pubs and cafes. The town has a primary school, pre school and Montessori school, a Parish church, Roman Catholic church and chapel, surgeries for doctor, dentist and vet and a library. It is surrounded by countryside, riverside and moorland walks. The A30 dual carriageway is just 5 miles away and Exeter is approximately 20 miles.

Entrance lobby - 7' 4'' x 5' 1'' (2.23m x 1.55m)

Paved steps lead up to the upvc double glazed multi locking front door into the lobby. There is a matching side window with a quarry tile sill, a quarry tiled floor, a ceiling light point and a stable door entrance to the kitchen/dining room. The lobby has fitted Treyone base and wall cabinets which conceal a fitted freezer and an integral washing machine beneath a granite work surface with matching splashback. Switches and plug points are stainless steel.

Kitchen/dining room - 16' 10'' x 12' 10'' (5.13m x 3.91m)

This is a bright room with one larger and one smaller upvc double glazed rear window letting in plenty of natural light. It has been fitted with an extensive range of quality Treyone base and wall units with solid granite worktops and splashbacks as well as timber clad upper splashbacks with glass panels behind both the oil fired Rayburn and the Neff propane gas hob. Other fitted Neff appliances include a stainless steel and glass extractor hood with lighting, an electric fan oven, microwave/convection oven, a fridge and a Fisher and Paykel double drawer dishwasher. The glazed display cupboards have built in display lighting. The double bowl single drainer stainless steel sink sits beneath one of the windows and there are six LED downlighters, a pendant light at the dining end of the room and a laminate tiling effect floor throughout. A sliding door leads to the central hallway.

Hallway - 14' 3'' x 6' 11'' plus short corridor to bedrooms (4.34m x 2.11m)

The hallway is floored with solid oak, has a coved ceiling, a pendant light point and panelled doors to the sitting room, boiler room, w.c, both bedrooms, the bathroom and to the concealed understairs computer work station. A glazed upvc door and matching side panels lead to the conservatory. There is a telephone point and a single panel radiator.

W.C. - 5' 5'' x 4' 8'' plus door recess (1.65m x 1.42m)

A part glazed panelled door leads into the w.c which is oak floored and fitted with a low level w.c., a bidet and a pedestal wash hand basin with a mirror above and tiled splashbacks. There is an obscure upvc double glazed window to the rear, a ceiling light point and a single panel radiator.

Boiler room - 5' x 3' 7'' (1.52m x 1.09m)

Part glazed panelled door, rear facing upvc double glazed window, a vinyl tile floor, a floor mounted Firebird oil fired central heating boiler and an insulated hot water cylinder. This is a good room for drying clothes.

Living room - 19' 5'' x 12' 10'' (5.91m x 3.91m)

This spacious bright room has a double aspect with upvc double glazed windows and superb views to Meldon Hill all year and Nattadon Hill in the winter. There is a coved ceiling, a central ceiling light point and four wall light points, a recessed fireplace with an oak effect mantel and a polished granite hearth with a fitted Woodwarm wood burner and flue. The floor is laid with oak and there is a TV point and two double panel radiators.

Conservatory - 11' 4'' x 13' 4'' plus door recess (3.45m x 4.06m)

Set on low walls with sills, the conservatory has upvc double glazed windows and sliding doors to the garden and UV resistant ceiling panels with an electric vent. It enjoys super views to Meldon Hill, Nattadon in season and eastwards over the Dartmoor countryside. A laminate tiling effect floor is fitted, three wall light points and a wall mounted electric convector heater with a timer and thermostat.

Ground floor bathroom - 8' 1'' x 7' 11'' (2.46m x 2.41m)

A very smart bathroom with fully tiled walls and floor with underfloor heating and a feature clad ceiling with five LED downlighters. It is fitted with a contemporary style four legged bath with chromed taps, a low level w.c., a pedestal wash hand basin with a mirror door cabinet above and a shower which is glazed on three sides with sliding doors and a Mira Go power shower. An extractor fan is fitted and a dual fuel chromed heated towel rail. The underfloor heating controls are next to the doorway at the entrance to the bathroom. In one corner of the bathroom is a full height airing and toiletry cupboard.

Bedroom 1 - 14' 8'' x 11' 6'' plus door recess (4.47m x 3.5m)

This front facing bedroom has views to Meldon and Nattadon Hills, a coved ceiling, an oak floor and a broad upvc double glazed window. In one corner by the window is a built in full height cupboard.

Bedroom 2 - 12' 3'' x 9' 11'' (3.73m x 3.02m)

This rear facing double bedroom has a upvc double glazed window looking out to the bank at the rear, an oak floor, a coved ceiling and built in double wardrobe with hanging space and shelving.

First floor landing

Oak stairs with a hardwood handrail lead from the ground floor hallway to the first floor landing which has oak flooring, two Velux double glazed skylights, access to an eaves storage cupboard and doorways to two bedrooms, the first floor bathroom and the office/bedroom 5.

First floor bathroom - 6' 10'' x 5' 4'' (2.08m x 1.62m)

The bathroom has an oak laminate floor, a Velux double glazed skylight, a wall light point and a plumbed heated towel rail. It is fitted with a white suite comprising a panelled bath with tiled splashbacks, a low level w.c. and a pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashbacks and a mirror above.

Bedroom 3 - 12' 1'' x 9' 2'' (3.68m x 2.79m)

A upvc double glazed window faces to the rear looking at the meadow behind, there is a single panel radiator and a pendant light point.

Bedroom 4 - 9' 1'' x 9' (2.77m x 2.74m)

This double room has a upvc front facing window, a pine floor, a TV point, a pendant light point, eaves access and a single panel radiator.

Office/bedroom 5 - 14' 8'' x 10' 6'' (4.47m x 3.20m)

A good size room with two Velux double glazed skylights and eaves access for storage.


The grounds

A broad visibility splay leads off Manor Road to a pair of wooden gates beyond which is the tarmac and granite chipping driveway which leads to parking on the south western side of the house and a granite chipping access drive across the front of the house to additional parking and the large single garage on the north east side. The property is bounded by hedgerows on the road side boundary, Devon banks and estate style iron fencing to the rear boundaries. Security floodlighting is motion sensor controlled and a gated access to the rear of the house allows access to a rear maintenance pathway to the back of the house where there is bin storage space. The garden comprises a flowing lawn with granite retaining walls and granite features, a Bowerman's Nose carved tree trunk, a granite stone seat at the lowest part of the property, and glorious views to Meldon and Nattadon Hill and to the rolling Dartmoor countryside to the east of the house. Devon banks to the lower boundaries allow views over fields to Chagford and on the northeast boundary is another carved tree trunk in the shape of a seat with oak leaf detailing. Low granite walls retain flower borders and there is a paved patio in front of the summerhouse and three compost bins to the rear of it. To the rear of the house is a gated pedestrian access to a meadow/paddock of about a quarter acre which has cut paths and wild flower areas and stock proof fencing.

Summerhouse - 11' 5'' x 7' 6'' (3.48m x 2.28m)

The summerhouse is timber framed and clad and has glazed double doors, three front facing windows with views, power and lighting.

Shed - 12' x 8' (3.65m x 2.44m)

A wooden framed and clad structure on a concrete base. It has two windows overlooking the meadow/paddock.

Garage - 17' 11'' x 11' 7'' (5.46m x 3.53m)

This large single garage is 8'/2.43m across the doorway which has a metal fibreglass clad up and over door, power and light and a upvc double glazed rear window. Sited in the garage is the water filtration plant which has a spring water feed and a pH balancing cylinder, cotton filters and a UV filter.

Council tax band

Band E


Mains electricity, spring fed water, septic tank drainage. Oil by contract.


From Fowlers front doors go to the top of The Square and turn right into Mill Street. After about 250 metres the road branches left into Manor Road. Go down into the valley and then pass the entrance to the commons and go over the granite bridge and up the hill. About a quarter of a mile up the hill on the right is the broad apron that leads to the gated entrance of Little Laskeys.


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Nearby Places

Name Location Type Distance
Chagford TQ13 8DS
County: Devon
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: 00000495
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