Beautiful rural location
Approximately 42.94 acres in total
Lot 2 at Down Farm comprises a number of barns, stabling and 42.94 acres. The barns, divided into bays, provide more than 3,000 square feet, while the stable block totals more than 6,000 square feet, offering significant commercial potential. There is also a yard, with its own private access from the main driveway, and a good-sized timber workshop.
Down Farm is set in beautiful countryside in a peaceful and secluded location with just one neighbour. The property is just 0.8 miles away from the village of Bere Alston, which lies between the rivers Tamar and Tavy. The village has a railway station on the picturesque Tamar Valley Line, connecting Plymouth and Gunnislake. There are also a range of amenities in Bere Alston, including local shops, a primary school and a health centre. For the sailing enthusiast, moorings are available at the local Weir Quay Boatyard. Bere Ferrers, a pretty village about 1.5 miles away, also has a popular pub on the estuary.
Tavistock, approximately 7.2 miles away, is a thriving market town adjoining the western edge of Dartmoor National Park. Amenities include a hospital, bustling town centre shopping area and historical Pannier Market, a wide range of well-regarded state and private schools, including renowned Mount Kelly private school, and the Plymouth grammar schools in close proximity.
The historic naval port of Plymouth is approximately 13.2 miles away and offers extensive cultural, recreational and educational facilities including three theatres, Drakes Circus shopping centre, many sporting facilities and a fine university. The Barbican area has retail art galleries, numerous bars and eating places including the Barbican Kitchen and River Cottage Canteen at Royal William Yard. The port has regular cross-channel ferry services to Brittany and northern Spain. There is also a mainline railway service from Plymouth to London Paddington.
The A38 Expressway is approximately 12 miles from Down Farm and offers dual carriageway access to Plymouth and Cornwall to the west, and Exeter and the M5 motorway to the east.
The majority of the land is laid to pasture and there is also approximately 10 acres of woodland. In total, lot 2 measures 42.94 acres.