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Woodbury Salterton – the Perfect West Country Location?

PUBLISHED: 21:36 24 June 2012 | UPDATED: 21:30 20 February 2013

Woodbury Salterton – the Perfect West Country Location?

Woodbury Salterton – the Perfect West Country Location?

An exceptionally gracious Georgian-style house has come up for sale near Woodbury Salterton, a superb location for any buyer who needs easy access to both the beautiful cathedral city of Exeter and the small but well-connected Exeter airport.

An exceptionally gracious Georgian-style house has come up for sale near Woodbury Salterton, a superb location for any buyer who needs easy access to both the beautiful cathedral city of Exeter and the small but well-connected Exeter airport.

Coombe Garth is an elegant, private and peaceful house with a sweeping drive set within 6 acres of land. Perfect for the golf-lover, it is close to the exclusive Woodbury Park Golf and Country Club. In addition to about an acre of attractive gardens and a five acre field, the new owner at Coombe Garth will enjoy a swimming pool and pool house plus a garage, a 1000 sq ft workshop and a charming Victorian walled garden.

The village of Woodbury Salterton is just a mile away and has a traditional, award-winning local pub, The Diggers Rest, as well as a church and a good primary school. The excellent local school, St Peters is only 5 miles away and there are further good private schools in Exeter. Shopping, theatre, great restaurants and quayside walks are all part of the popular and friendly Exeter lifestyle.

Coombe Garth is stylishly laid out with a large kitchen opening into a huge family area and conservatory that overlooks the walled garden and floods the house with natural light. Natural oak throughout the property and high specification touches to the kitchen and bathrooms create a luxurious feel throughout this attractive home. The sitting room is also light and airy and leads to a West-facing terrace overlooking the swimming pool plus a south-facing terrace great for al fresco dining. The dining room feels more traditional in style and has a beautiful solid oak wall-to-wall cabinet. Theres also a very large basement with plenty of natural light.

This is a wonderfully spacious house with six bedrooms on the first floor; three with ensuite bathrooms and all have lovely open views across the rolling countryside. Theres also a family bathroom on this floor. The master bedroom has the pick of the views, being triple aspect with a vaulted ceiling and this room offers a breathtaking panorama right across to Dartmoor in the distance.

There are many local walks in the area and the beautiful river Exe is nearby for those who love fishing, plus there is easy access to the East Devon coastline from Exmouth to Sidmouth and beyond. This is the legendary Jurassic coast, rich in beautiful landscapes, beaches, wildlife and geology. And with Dartmoor, the whole of Devon and Cornwall to explore as well as easy access to the M5, Coombe Garth is an outstandingly beautiful house in an outstanding location for any prospective buyer.

Coombe Garth is marketed by Knight Frank at 1.25 million.
Contact: Isabel Clifton 01392-848824


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