Elmfield is a grand Victorian detached property located on what many feel is the best road in Totnes. This lovely family home has been well maintained and improved by the current owner with new double glazing and a new roof. The house offers spacious and flexible accommodation. This south facing property has bright spacious rooms with large ceiling heights and period detailing has been preserved wherever possible. There is also the possibility to create an annex from which was originally the servants quarters.
The property is entered via a part glazed front door into an impressive grand central entrance hall with original Victorian tiles which gives access to the three main reception rooms. On the left the living room is double aspect and has lovely views over the front garden from the bay window and benefits from a wood burner in the Victorian fireplace. To the right of the hall there is a further Reception Room currently used as a Study/Library which has a gas coal effect fireplace with patio doors onto the south facing terrace in the front garden. The large Dining Room has views to the side over the pond and has a large cupboard in chimney breast housing the gas central heating boiler with fitted cupboards either side.
The spectacular Kitchen/Breakfast has been completely refurbished and redesigned by the current owners and is perfect for family living. It is a bright double aspect room with high ceilings, a picture window that overlooks the rear garden and ample space for a large kitchen table. It has a central island, a gas coal effect fire in Victorian fireplace, an Aga, as well as a 2 ring gas hob, a fitted microwave and coffee making machine. There is a Belfast style sink with mixer taps, ample fitted cupboards all finished off with solid wood surfaces and original timber flooring.
From the hallway there are stairs to the half landing which has the family bathroom and a door into bedroom 5/annex living room. On the first floor there are 4 double bedrooms. The south facing master bedroom suite is double aspect and has an ensuite shower room and dressing room. There is a further bedroom suite with an ensuite shower room and 2 further double bedrooms.
Accessed from the rear lobby there is a large fully fitted kitchen with double electric oven and hob and Dishwasher views over the rear garden. Stairs lead to a living room, currently used as a study on the first floor. There is a door from this to the half landing of the main house. Further stairs take you up a further room which is currently used as a spare bedroom.
The property has 2 entrances, a pedestrian one from Bridgetown Hill and by car from Jubilee road where there are electric gates opening onto a paved driveway with parking for 4 cars. There is a single storey building which houses 2 garages, a workshop/garage 3 and a large shed. These could lend themselves to be turned into a home office. Steps lead down to a lawned area surrounded by well planted borders with small pond. The front garden has a raised sun terrace running the whole width of the house and steps down to a lawn with well planted flower beds and mature shrubs and 9 fruit trees.
Elmfield is situated on the edge of Totnes Town centre on the tree lined Jubilee Road and is within walking distance of the centre. Totnes is a medieval market town which is surrounded by the beautiful rolling countryside of the South Hams.
Located at the head of the River Dart this unique town has a worldwide reputation for its lively, diverse community and relaxed atmosphere. There are a plethora of restaurants, bars and pubs as well as privately owned shops. Totnes main Line Train Station is less than a 1 mile walk away with its direct connection to London Paddington (approx. 2hr 45mins) Exeter St David’s (approx. 35 mins) and Plymouth (approx. 30mins). Exeter Airport is 30 miles away (approx. 40mins) giving direct flights to London, UK and Europe.
PLEASE NOTE WE ARE AWAITING UP TO DATE FLOOR PLANS TO BE PRODUCED
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Council Tax Band G
From the bottom of Fore Street by the Seven Stars hotel take the Bridgetown Road over the bridge. At T junction turn right onto A385 take the left onto Bourton road and turn first right onto Jubilee Road. Carry along this road for about 100 metres and you will find Elmfield on your right.