This Victorian villa for sale is a “stunning” period property with countryside views and its own private gym. 

Summerhill, in Kingskerswell, is more than a hundred years old and comes with a garden apartment, sitting in an elevated position over the village. 

The main living area of the home. (Savills)

The property has “wonderful” design features throughout, including high ceilings, sash windows, and a stained glass window at the top of the staircase. 

Entering the home, the hall leads through to a sitting room with wooden flooring and a traditional marble fireplace, as well as floor-to-ceiling windows. 

The formal dining room. (Savills)

The kitchen area is an extension to the original property, with wooden worktops, integrated units and a window seat overlooking the garden. 

There is also a dining room with wooden flooring and far-reaching views, while completing the ground floor is a gym and a WC, while below is a basement with a wine cellar. 

The personal gym. (Savills)

A sweeping staircase leads upstairs, passing a stained glass window, and pausing at a half landing with a large study, which features modern sash windows and a character fireplace. 

On the first floor, there are three double bedrooms, each of which includes high ceilings, period features and countryside views, as well as a family bathroom with a free-standing traditional bath. 

One of the bedrooms, complete with a period fireplace. (Savills)

Downstairs is access to the garden flat, which is currently individually rented and could offer holiday let potential or multi-generational living. 

The flat comprises a living room, a fitted kitchen, a large bedroom, a study or child’s bedroom, and a bathroom.

The views from the property's gardens. (Savills)

The grounds of the main property offer village and countryside views, with a part-walled garden to the front featuring a lawn and a gravelled barbecue area, while to the side of the home is a private terrace area, plus another lawn, beds, borders and a garden shed.

The property is being sold by Savills for a guide price of £925,000.

The house sits in an elevated position overlooking the town and countryside. (Savills)

Tom Bedford, who is marketing the property on behalf of Savills Exeter, commented: “Set in a secluded but convenient edge-of-village location, Summerhill is an immaculately presented Victorian home, with wonderful period features and stylish contemporary interior design. 

“The garden apartment is a great addition, and represents a wonderful income opportunity. Its elevated position affords spectacular, far reaching views.”