Deep in Lord Roborough’s 6,000 acre estate, 1½ miles from Milton Combe and close to the River Tavy, is Maristow Barton, a large, detached Georgian country house in its own grounds and most peaceful of settings; lots of footpaths; jetty for small boat (bring your own) on the Tavy (excellent birdwatching). Beside the house, an enclosed, sunny gravelled yard (tables/chairs, two barbecues); behind the house, a large lawn. Games room (table tennis, darts, second dishwasher). Barns provide storage space for your bicycles.The house is hugely comfy with modern decor. Large hall; beautiful sunny living/dining room (30' x 18') with open fire, good paintings, wine cooler fridge. TV room with dark red walls, comfy seating and TV/DVD/PVR. Kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer, gas range, electric oven/gas hob, island with bar stools; laundry room with washing machine, tumble drier, two larder fridges. Downstairs lobby (loo) and back door to yard.Upstairs (stairgates): on the first floor, four bedrooms, all good-sized, well-proportioned rooms with Georgian windows (seats) and lots of light:- the Japanese master double (6' bed) with black lacquer furniture and en suite shower-room (suite with power-shower and double tray)- a twin (zip-linkable to 6' bed), peaceful in greens/creams, with en suite shower-room (suite, power-shower)- a double (5' bed) with en suite shower-room (suite, power-shower)- a double (6' sleigh bed) with exclusive use of shower-room (suite, power-shower) across the landingOn the second floor, four more bedrooms, smaller with lower ceilings:- a double (5' bed) with slipper bath (plus hand-shower) in the room, washbasin in one cupboard, loo in another (limited clothes-hanging space)- a double (5' bed) with slipper bath (plus hand-shower) in the room, washbasin and loo in cupboard- a twin (zip-linkable to 6' double) with en suite bathroom (suite plus hand-shower)- a twin (zip-linkable to 6' double) with en suite bathroom (suite plus hand-shower)Professional catering available. Damages Deposit £750. The standard of luxury and comfort in the house is exceptional, the atmosphere relaxing and casual, the surroundings tranquil.
Milton Combe: village (pub) near the River Tavy, 8 miles from Plymouth (restaurants, theatre, cinema, aquarium). Dartmoor, Yelverton and the Plym Valley cycle track, about 4 miles. Tavistock, 8. Buckland Abbey (Nat. Trust), 1 mile; within 15 miles are other Nat. Trust houses/gardens, fishing villages and sandy beaches.
Three levels. Eight bedrooms. On the first floor: 1 x super king double with en suite shower room with double shower, WC and basin, 1 x twin (links to super king double) with en suite shower room with shower, WC and basin, 1 x king size double with en suite shower room with shower, WC and basin, 1 x super king double. Shower room with shower, WC, basin. On the second floor: 2 x king size double with slipper bath and hand shower, basin and en suite WC and basin, 2 x twin (link to super king double) with en suite bathroom with bath, hand shower, WC and basin. Ground floor WC with basin. Hall. Sitting room with open fire and dining area. TV room. Kitchen. Laundry room.
Milton Combe Lopwell Dam is a spectacular setting on the River Tavy, 8 miles from Plymouth