Barn: 3 beds, 1 bath, 2 receptions


Agent Details


Tel: 01803 863888

3 bedroom Barn For Sale in Staverton, Totnes

Key Features

  • Unspoilt Linhay Barn
  • Planning Consent for Residential Conversion
  • Cobbled Yard
  • Grounds
  • About 0.5 Acres
  • TQ9 6AR


Superb and unspoilt linhay barn with planning consent for residential conversion with cobbled yard and grounds. About 0.267acres, there is the potential, by separate negotiation, to acquire additional land.

Kingston Gate Barn occupies a delightful position set by a small country lane ( no through road) leading to the historic and stately Kingston House. This is a much favoured area with pretty rolling countryside offering excellent opporuntities for outdoor pursuits, especially walking and riding. The attractive village of Staverton is about 1.5 miles and has the noted Sea Trout Inn. There are some excellent local village primary schools, together with independent St Christopher's also in Staverton Parish. Dartington Hall is also nearby - a celebrated centre for performing arts and creativity. The nearest town is Totnes, about 5 miles, which provides an excellent range of small shops, secondary education, recreational facilities and leisure activities on the lovely River Dart. The Dartmoor National Park and South Devon coast are both within easy motoring distance.

Kingston Gate Barn is a property of historical and architectural significance. This well presented detached Linhay Barn, which was originally thatched, retains a splendid rustic roof structure, cobble flooring and spaced stone columns. The barn benefits from conditional planning consent for conversion to a stunning and unique three-bedroomed dwelling (planning no 0710/17/FUL South Hams).Outside; is an original cobbled yard with three beautiful stone butter wells and a spring fed trough. Sloping ground leads up to elevated grassed garden area with timber garden store. To the rear of the barn is a further part concrete parking area. Currently set in approximately 0.267 acres, there is the potential, by separate negotiation, to acquire additional land in parcels of 0.479 acres, 0.234 acres and 0.209 acres.To conclude; Kingston Gate Barn presents a very rare opportunity to purchase a wonderful period barn that would convert to create a superb and unique residence, situated in a peaceful and accessible rural location.

From Totnes take the A384 towards Dartington and the A38. Passing through Dartington and at Huxhams Cross take the right turn to Staverton. Pass over Staverton Bridge and steam railway and continue through the village bearing left on the hill past the Seat Trout Inn. After about 0.5 miles take a left turn at the crossroads signed for Kingston. Continue along this lane and Kingston Gate Barn will be seen on the right hand side bordering the country lane.

Private water supply. Mains electric to site. Private drainage to install.


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