Melrose, Exeter
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A grand detached Victorian villa, ideally located within the Mont-le-Grand conservation area close to the highly popular residential areas of Heavitree and St Leonards. The former home of a local landowner and Victorian businessman, John Sampson, it still retains much of its original character and splendour with many of the period features preserved. The features include beautiful period fireplaces, original coving, high ceilings, the servant’s staircase and a balcony.

Whilst the majority of the internal accommodation is spread across three floors, there is a basement which is currently set out as a 20 seat home theatre and recording studio, along with a good-sized loft, which could offer the potential for further living accommodation. To the ground floor, there are three well-proportioned reception rooms, as well as an open plan kitchen diner, conservatory and an east wing comprising anumber of ancillary rooms. On the first and second floors there are a total of 8 well-proportioned double bedrooms and a further 2 single bedrooms.

We understand that the property is not listed and not currently covered by an Article 4 Directive, offering scope for a variety of uses, includin
g multiple occupancy, multi-generational living, business premises or conversion into flats subject to the necessary consents. Externally, there is a private garden with a summer house to the front and a courtyard to the rear, with outbuildings and ample space for parking a number of vehicles and a caravan.

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