Bungalow Tuckenhay, Totnes Offers in Excess of £995,000

Reference: 36539_10562791

3 bedroom Bungalow for sale: Tuckenhay, Totnes

  • reception rooms 2
  • bedrooms 3
  • bathrooms 2
Reference: 36539_10562791

Key Features

  • Three bedrooms
  • Two reception rooms
  • Open plan kitchen/diner
  • In an idyllic valley setting
  • Naturally water fed ponds and lakes
  • 7.3 acres of gardens and grounds
  • Permission to Extract 20,000 litres of water per day


A detached three bedroom bungalow set in an elevated position in a desirable valley in grounds of seven acres with a selection of ponds and lakes of the former Fish Farm.

Dart Vale Fish Farm has been a much loved home in recent years and formally run as a commercial Fish Farm feeding off the natural waterway with a series of ponds and lakes set in an idyllic valley. The detached three bedroom bungalow with master en-suite is set in an elevated position overlooking the land and the ponds and now with an agricultural tie lifted (planning reference number 3840/16/CLE). The property represents a rare opportunity for extending and creating a substantial family home in a unique setting, subject to planning permission.

Entering in to the inner porch with space for boots and coats. Step into utility with space for washing machine and tumble dryer, cupboard containing boiler. Cloakroom with W.C., hand wash basin and vanity unit. Glazed door to kitchen/diner with a range of under counter and wall mounted units with a glass fronted display cabinet. Windows overlooking the rear lawned gardens with woodland up above. Built-in double oven, four ring hob. Sink and half drainer. Dining area with plenty of room for a breakfast table. Large sitting room with inset woodburner, double glazed doors opening out into the conservatory which spans across the front of the property. Main hall with airing cupboard and walk in storage cupboard. Doors off to fully tiled family bathroom with pea shaped bath and electric Mira shower, hand wash basin and vanity unit and W.C. Master Bedroom with rear aspect views over the rear lawns, built-in wardrobes, headboard and five cabinets, fully tiled en-suite with shower enclosure and Mira electric shower, hand wash basin, vanity unit and W.C.Two further double bedrooms both offering double glazed doors opening out in to the conservatory.

Mains electricity, private well water supply. Oil fired central heating. Private septic tank drainage.

Grounds & Outside
The property is accessed via electric gates and concrete drive to gravel area with parking for two/three vehicles. The concrete drive continues round to the front of the bungalow and in front of the outbuildings which provides additional parking and turning. Set in a leafy valley with lawned gardens and mature planting to the rear of the bungalow. To the side there is a beautiful level area, former polytunnel, useful outbuildings of concrete block with a slate roof and a further workshop area. A series of ponds and a large lake at the end of the property with walkways and rides around all the ponds and lakes. A further area of ground on the other side of the River Wash currently planted with trees and hedgerow.

Local Authority
South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes TQ9 5NE.

Planning Consent
Lawful development certificate for removal of agricultural tie condition by application 01/195/86/3.Lapsed planning permission for two accommodation cabins. Planning reference 0520/17/FUL. This permission has been reapplied for.

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