This original farmhouse has been converted to 3 properties from one therefore producing a home and income (although easily converted back to a single farmhouse) & is surrounded by beautiful formal gardens & paddocks amounting to 2.2 acres with a stable block & ample parking. Splendid location with fabulous views. Faunstone Farm is the original farmhouse offering well-presented accommodation & beautiful formal gardens with well-maintained lawns & well-stocked shrubbery. Courtyard & driveway providing parking for plenty of vehicles to the front & driveway leading to a stable block & a hard-standing courtyard with additional parking space & space for garaging if required. There are paddocks beyond the stable block making this an ideal starter equestrian property. The farmhouse has been split into 2 dwellings plus the attached annexe therefore offering a home & income although could be converted back to one larger residence. The 3 properties are currently separated with their own areas of gardens & parking with both the middle section of the farmhouse (The Granite) and the annexe being let out. For a visual description of the layout please see the attached floor plan. As an overview the main residence has an entrance hall, a spacious lounge/diner, good-sized family kitchen, 3 bedrooms & bathroom. The Granite has a lounge/diner, kitchen, utility/downstairs cloakroom, 2 double bedrooms & bathroom. The Annexe comprises a lounge/diner, kitchen, 2 bedrooms & bathroom. The property enjoys a fabulous rural location with far-reaching countryside views, along with a large well-established formal gardens, a stable block & yard with 2 adjoining paddocks. The neighbouring barns which formed part of the original farm with outbuildings were converted several years ago but now form part of this very pleasant small community of properties.
Directions from Marsh Mills roundabout: take the B3146 Plympton Road, after about a 1/4 mile past the Harvester & the Texaco petrol station on the left hand side, turn immediately left at the junction into Larkham Lane. Continue to the mini roundabout with Plymbridge Road and turn right then immediately left into Crossways. At the end of Crossways Road, turn left at the T-junction into Boringdon Hill. You'll then pass Boringdon Hall Hotel on the left and a little further you'll pass Elfordleigh Golf Course and Country club on your right. Continue on passing Cann Woods car park on the left hand side and the Farmyard Cafe on your right. Shortly after this take the next left, just before the cattle grid. Follow the road downhill to the 90 degree bend, follow this around to the right and Faunstone Barn and Faunstone Farm entrance can be found on the left hand side. Faunstone Farm is the second access to the left.
ENTRANCE HALL2.49m x 2.08m (8'2 x 6'10)
Half-glazed door opening into the entrance hall with original flagstone floor. Coat hooks. Loft hatch to the porch area. Built-in spacious utility cupboard with plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer and free-standing oil-fired boiler. Window to the side elevation.
Low-level wc. Flagstone flooring.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM4.50m x 3.63m (14'9 x 11'11)
A comprehensive range of matching base and wall cupboards, rolled-edge work surfaces and tiled splash-backs. One-&-a-half bowl ceramic sink unit. Range cooker with extractor canopy above. Indoor barbecue grill with brushed-steel surround. Built-in dishwasher. Space for a dining table and chairs. Ceramic tiled flooring. Window above the sink overlooking the front elevation. Staircase ascending to the first floor. Large built-in under-stairs cupboard/larder.
LOUNGE/DINING ROOM6.27m x 4.47m (20'7 x 14'8)
A spacious, attractive room with original stone fireplace featuring a multi-fuel wood burning stove. French doors opening onto the formal gardens.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
Window to the front elevation.
BEDROOM ONE4.78m x 4.04m (15'8 x 13'3)
Deep-sill window with far-reaching countryside views.
BEDROOM TWO3.73m x 2.49m (12'3 x 8'2)
Window to the front elevation.
BEDROOM THREE4.72m x 1.85m (15'6 x 6'1)
Window to the rear elevation with country views.
BATHROOM2.64m x 1.98m (8'8 x 6'6)
Fitted with a 3-piece suite comprising bath with a shower over, shower screen and mixer tap, low level wc and wash handbasin with mixer tap and a built-in storage cupboard below. Built-in airing cupboard. Fully-tiled walls.
Being part of the original farmhouse is this 2 bedroom self-contained annexe which forms the mid-section of the farmhouse.
KITCHEN3.58m x 3.58m (11'9 x 11'9)
Fitted with a range of matching base and wall cupboards with laminate work surfaces and tiled splash-backs. One-&-a-half bowl drainer sink unit. Integrated electric cooker and hob with an extractor canopy. Built-in fridge-freezer. Built-in cupboard housing the electric boiler serving the hot water and central heating. Staircase ascending to the first floor. Window to the front elevation.
LOUNGE/DINING ROOM4.52m x 4.52m (14'10 x 14'10 )
A spacious room with French doors opening onto the gardens. Door leading to the utility/cloakroom.
UTILITY/CLOAKROOM2.79m x 1.88m max dimensions (9'2 x 6'2 max dimens
Low level wc and wash handbasin. Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING2.21m x 1.70m (7'3 x 5'7)
Doors leading to the first floor accommodation.
BEDROOM ONE4.52m x 4.09m (14'10 x 13'5)
Double bedroom with a window to the rear elevation providing far-reaching views over the gardens and the surrounding countryside.
BEDROOM TWO3.84m x 2.69m (12'7 x 8'10)
Good-sized double bedroom with a window to the front elevation.
BATHROOM2.46m x 1.70m (8'1 x 5'7)
Fitted with a 3-piece white suite comprising a bath with mixer tap, shower attachment and shower screen, low level wc and wash handbasin. Partly-tiled walls. Towel rail/radiator. Built-in linen cupboard.
Attached to the original farmhouse is the 2 bedroom annexe with a side porch opening into the kitchen/dining room.
KITCHEN/DINING ROOM3.68m x 3.48m (12'1 x 11'5)
Fitted with matching base and wall cupboards, rolled-edge work surfaces and tiled splash-backs. One-&-a-half bowl stainless-steel drainer sink unit. Built-in fridge-freezer. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Wall-mounted boiler for hot water and central heating. Windows to the front and side elevations. Double door opening into the sitting room.
SITTING ROOM5.03m x 3.68m (16'6 x 12'1)
Dual aspect with windows to the side elevation and opening onto the gardens to the rear elevation. Fireplace with limestone surround. Built-in storage cupboard. Staircase with iron balustrade and open treads ascending to the first floor.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
BEDROOM ONE5.00m x 3.71m narrowing to 2.67m (16'5 x 12'2 narr
Spacious double bedroom. Dual aspect with windows to the side and rear elevations with far-reaching countryside views. Built-in double wardrobe.
BEDROOM TWO3.71m x 1.70m (12'2 x 5'7)
Single bedroom with a window to the front elevation. Built-in wardrobe.
BATHROOM2.64m x 1.70m (8'8 x 5'7)
Fitted with a white 3-piece suite comprising panel bath with shower over and shower screen, low level wc and wash handbasin. Hatch to loft space.
A driveway leads to the front of the property providing ample parking for several vehicles. Beautifully-planted borders and beds well-stocked with shrubs and flowers. The driveway continues around to the rear of the property and up to the stable block and courtyard and provides access to the paddocks. Each property has its own gravel seating areas at the front and its own parking with access to the rear of the property and their own secluded areas of garden. All the gardens are beautifully landscaped with large expanses of lawn, well-stocked planted borders, mature trees, seating areas and pathways which meander and wind through the gardens. To the far end of the large expanse of formal gardens there is a gate giving access to one of the adjoining paddocks. Also within the garden there are sheds and a greenhouse.
STABLES AND PADDOCKS10.82m x 3.40m (35'6 x 11'2)
Stable block with power, lighting and water. The stable is sectioned into 2 stable areas and a separate tap room. The paddocks themselves are separated into 2 separate fields (see attached plan).
Services include mains electric, oil-fired boiler & central heating, private drainage (shared by The Granite & Annexe) & private water (connected via the Maristow Estate). The Annexe also has LPG heating & hot water and The Granite has electric heating.