Doddicombsleigh, Exeter

Available now to let

The property

Apridge Farm is a superb four double bedroom Grade II Listed farmhouse which has been well- maintained by the current owners. Set in a peaceful position, it is surrounded by its own land and enjoys wonderful views of the rural landscape. On the ground floor, the entrance into the property leads into a spacious kitchen/breakfast room, with attractive character features including a large inglenook fireplace and ceiling beams. Integrated appliances include an Everhot electric Range Cooker, dishwasher, fridge freezer and combi oven. A door leads through to the sitting room, with another large inglenook fireplace and wood burner. Lovely views of the surrounding landscape can be enjoyed from here, as well as the dining room to the rear of the house. A boot room, a utility room and cloakroom complete the ground floor.

Upstairs, there are four double bedrooms, each enjoying superb views of the surrounding countryside. The master bedroom has a feature fireplace, stylish fitted oak wardrobes and an attractive vaulted ceiling. On the hallway, a spacious area forms a useful office space. There is a shower room with a power shower and a family bathroom also on the first floor.


Apridge Farm is approached via a private driveway with parking for numerous vehicles. The large gardens at Apridge Farm are spectacular, due to their elevated position looking out across the valley and the unspoilt countryside beyond. There is a paved patio, ideal for al fresco dining and entertaining, adjacent
to a level area of lawn with a vegetable garden, with mature planting including raspberry bushes and rhubarb. As well as the extensive gardens, four fields of gently sloping pasture surround Apridge Farm. Beautiful views can be enjoyed from much of the land.

The Studio

A large studio, with a shower room, is positioned within the gardens at Apridge Farm providing a highly flexible space for a variety of uses. French doors open out to the patio, from where the marvellous views can be enjoyed.


Apridge Farm has a range of outbuildings, comprising:

– A storage barn situated behind the studio – A large carport
– A Log store and agricultural barn
– A stable
– A further large storage barn with mezzanine and lean-to


Apridge Farm is located just outside the popular village of Doddiscombsleigh, which is situated within the picturesque Teign Valley. The property enjoys the best of both worlds as it is ideally located for those who wish to live in a glorious rural position whilst having excellent communication links with Exeter and the rest of the country.

Doddiscombsleigh is a pretty village with an active community. Local facilities include a church, a well-regarded primary school and a multi-award winning pub and inn, The Nobody Inn. The property is located approximately
1.5 miles from the boundary of the Dartmoor a stunning backdrop to a range of outdoor activities. Dartmoor National Park, which is renowned for its fine countryside and ample opportunity for a range of outdoor pursuits. Dartmoor National Park covers an area of 368 square miles and features hills, valleys, granite tors and rivers,

The cathedral city of Exeter, approximately 7 miles away, is the most thriving city in the South West. The city offers a wealth of cultural activities with the theatre, the museum, arts centre and a variety of good shopping including John Lewis, Waitrose and many restaurants.

Many primary and secondary schools can be found in Exeter including Exeter School and
The Maynard School, whilst Exeter University is recognised as one of the best universities in the country.

Many primary and secondary schools can be found in Exeter including Exeter School and
The Maynard School, whilst Exeter University is recognised as one of the best universities in the country.

Agent fees

To secure the property in your name you will have to pay:

– £150 (inc VAT) per adult for referencing and administration
– £500 holding fee (taken from the first months rent as rent in advance)

Please note that each of the fees above are non-refundable unless the landlord refuses your application prior to commencing referencing. There are no other hidden fees to be concerned about. The fees that apply above are fixed and are non-negotiable.

Prior to moving into the property you will have to pay:

– 1 months rent (minus the £500 holding fee originally paid)
– 1 months Security Deposit

Please refer to fresh moves applicant information form that further details the applicants lettings process