3 bed Detached house (for sale) Lewdown, Okehampton EX20

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David J Robinson Estate Agents and Auctioneers
01566 339545
First Published

30th Sep 2022

Last Published

30th Sep 2022



  • Type: Detached house
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Listing status: sale
  • Country: England


On the market for the first time in 100 years, a substantially built period farmhouse with glorious views and useful outbuildings. 3-4 Bedrooms, 2-3 reception rooms, cellar, adjoining pasture paddocks and detached stone barn with potential. 14 Acres in all. EPC Band E.


Located in the small hamlet of Portgate, set back from the West Devon Way. The popular village of Lifton is 2 miles distant with Post Office/general stores, farm shop, village hall, 3 pubs, doctors’ surgery and primary school. The A30 can be accessed within 2 miles, connecting the Cathedral cities of Truro and Exeter. The towns of Launceston, Tavistock and Okehampton are 7,10 and 14 miles distant with comprehensive amenities, further educational facilities and community hospitals with railway services to Exeter from Okehampton. At Exeter there is a mainline railway station serving London Paddington and an international airport. The beautiful Dartmoor National Park is within 7 miles.


A detached, period farmhouse of stone construction beneath a slate tiled roof with stunning views over surrounding farmland to Dartmoor beyond. The property has been in the Vendor’s family for over 100 years and has been a smallholding, campsite and cherished family home.

The accommodation is illustrated on the floorplan and briefly comprises: An entrance hall with door to the lounge and conservatory. Further reception room/bedroom 4 and former 2nd kitchen with some fitted units. The main kitchen has a modern finish with base and wall mounted units, door to the rear porch and door to the cloakroom/wc. From the entrance hall, a door and steps lead down to a full height cellar with pantry off and door to the rear yard.

To the first floor there are 3 bedrooms, contemporary shower room and family bathroom.


The main garden is to the side of the property and laid to lawn with a driveway leading to the rear yard which has a detached timber shed and a pair of useful block built sheds. An attractive, detached, two-storey, stone and slate barn, with additional block built stables to the rear and a pair of carports either side. The barn has undoubted potential for conversion, subject to gaining any necessary planning consent. The land adjoins the property and consists of three good-sized pasture paddocks and sloping woodland area to a stream boundary.


Mains water and mains electricity. Private drainage. Double glazing and oil fired central heating. Broadband enabled. Council Tax Band E. EPC document available on request. Please note the agents have not inspected or tested these services.


Strictly by prior appointment through David J Robinson Estate Agents & Auctioneers.


Local info for EX20

Floor plan


Property Value Data/Graphs for EX20

Property Type % Avg. current value Avg. # beds Avg. # bathrooms
Detached house 21.4% £526,287 3.9 1.8
Semi-detached house 17.2% £270,638 3.1 1.7
Terraced house 11.7% £202,932 2.8 1.3
Flat 10.3% £157,920 1.7 0.9
Land 8.3% £209,325 0.5 0.2
End terrace house 6.2% £198,878 2.3 1.1
Other 5.5% £397,500 3.1 2.5
Bungalow 5.5% £354,375 2.6 1.3
Detached bungalow 4.8% £330,714 3 1.6
Barn conversion 3.4% £541,000 3.2 2.6
Cottage 2.8% £398,750 4 1.5
Maisonette 0.7% £140,000 3 1
Link-detached house 0.7% £275,000 4 1
Parking/garage 0.7% £12,000 0 0
Farm 0.7% £3,500,000 4 3

Area Information

Average Price Paid




Current Average Value


Value Change

£74,042 27.5%


Current Asking Prices in EX20 Average: £343,161

Property Type 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds 4 Beds 5 Beds
Houses £168,738 (4) £224,466 (19) £292,314 (44) £407,617 (34) £589,444 (9)
Flats £130,490 (5) £171,635 (10) £140,000 (1) - -
All £147,489 (9) £206,248 (29) £285,143 (47) £495,971 (35) £589,444 (9)

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5 bed Country house () The Arcade, Fore Street, Okehampton EX20 £1,300,000
3 bed Cottage () Kelly, Lifton PL16 £1,300,000
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