This property has been removed by the agent.It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market View similar properties
4 bedroom detached house for sale
- DETACHED PERIOD HOUSE
- 4 BEDROOMS (MASTER EN-SUITE)
- 2 RECEPTION ROOMS
- IMPRESSIVE & SPACIOUS FAMILY HOME
- PROMINENT SETTING
- PVCU DOUBLE GLAZED
- LPG CENTRALLY HEATED
- LOVELY GARDENS
- DETACHED GARAGE & PLENTY OF PARKING
- SET IN ABOUT 0.25 ACRES
This most impressive and spacious family home commands a prominent setting in one of Holsworthy's most prized residential areas. It features a PVCu double glazed, LPG centrally heated, detached period house with a high quality and well-appointed recently fitted kitchen with granite worktops, 2 large reception rooms, spacious first floor landing serving en-suite master bedroom, and 3 further bedrooms. Set in about 0.25 acres with lovely gardens, plenty of parking, and a detached garage.
Originally built in the early 1920's, Shearwater offers spacious family accommodation briefly comprising: Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall, Sitting Room with a large bay window, Dining Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Utility Room, Rear Hall with Cloakroom, and Store Room. On the First Floor is a very spacious Landing, En-Suite Master Bedroom, 3 Further Bedrooms, and Family Bathroom. Original features include patterned tiled floors, stained glass windows, fireplaces, bay windows, dado/picture rails, and notably high ceilings so typical of the period. Much improved by the present vendors over the last couple of years, the house now boasts a quality Kitchen with granite worksurfaces/breakfast bar and stylish contemporary units, along with a re-fitted Bathroom plus the addition of an En-Suite to the Master Bedroom.
The property is situated within a few minutes level walk of Holsworthy town centre and enjoys a prominent setting along this residential road. Holsworthy itself which caters particular well for its inhabitants with a good range of national and local shops together with many amenities including regular bus services, library, park, health centre, indoor heated swimming pool, sports hall, bowling green, golf course, etc. Bude on the North Cornish coastline, famous for its safe sandy surfing beaches and wider range of shopping facilities, is some 7 miles distant whilst for those wishing to travel further afield Okehampton the 'gateway to Dartmoor' is some 23 miles distant and offers a direct dual carriageway connection to the Cathedral city of Exeter with its Inter City rail and motorway links. The port and market town of Bideford is some 20 miles with the regional and North Devon Centre of Barnstaple some 30 miles. Launceston Cornwall's ancient capital is some 16 miles.
DIRECTIONS TO FIND
From our office proceed along Fore Street towards Bideford and at the mini-roundabout go straight across, whereupon the property will then be found a short way along on the right hand side with a Bond Oxborough Phillips 'For Sale' notice clearly displayed.
THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES (all Measurements Are Approximate)
Patterned tiled floor. Painted timber door with glazed inserts and stained glass above to:
Patterned tiled floor.
Original panel doors lead off to all Ground Floor accommodation. Dogleg staircase rises to First Floor with understairs storage cupboard. Patterned floor tiles. Dado rail. Radiator. Telephone point.
DINING ROOM 15' 7 into bay x 12' 11 (4.75m into bay x 3.94m)
Front aspect large PVCu double glazed bay window. Feature fireplace (currently not in use) with polished marble fire surround and mantel. Fitted carpet. Picture rail. Radiator.
SITTING ROOM 13' 11 excluding bay x 13' 0 (4.24m excluding bay x 3.96m)
A very pleasant front aspect reception room with 2 PVCu double glazed windows (1 being a large walk-in bay window). Open fireplace with art deco surround and raised slate hearth. Radiator. Fitted carpet. Picture rail. TV point.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 'L'-shaped 25' 4 x 12' 5 (7.72m x 3.78m) max.
This light and airy kitchen is very much the heart of the house and has recently been refitted to create a spacious family room. Laminate oak floor. Double aspect PVCu double glazed windows enjoying a very pleasant aspect over the rear garden across the edge of Holsworthy to surrounding countryside. 2 radiators. Extensive range of granite worksurfaces, locally sourced from Trebarwith Stone, and incorporating a breakfast bar. Bespoke German matching contemporary soft close base and wall units. Plumbing for dishwasher. A sunken stainless steel sink with a quality spray head tap over. 5 ring Neff induction hob with illuminated extractor hood over. Integral Neff double oven. Space for American fridge/freezer. Built-in cupboard housing a Worcester LPG boiler. Downlighters.
UTILITY ROOM 8' 4 x 5' 10 (2.54m x 1.78m)
Laminate oak floor. 2 PVCu double glazed windows to side. Roll-edge worksurfaces extending to 2 walls. Base and wall units. Plumbing for washing machine. Space for tumble dryer.
Rear aspect PVCu double glazed opaque sealed casement in addition to side aspect PVCu opaque double glazed door. Vinyl flooring. White pedestal hand basin.
CLOAKROOM 5' 2 x 2' 10 (1.57m x 0.86m)
Rear aspect opaque PVCu double glazed window. White low level flush WC. Vinyl flooring. Radiator.
STORAGE ROOM 5' 3 x 3' 9 (1.60m x 1.14m)
Side aspect window. Exposed brickwork.
SPACIOUS FIRST FLOOR LANDING 10' 8 x 6' 11 (3.25m x 2.11m)
Original panel doors to all First Floor accommodation. Most attractive side aspect single glazed coloured stained glass window with lead features. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Telephone point. Smoke alarm. Access to loft space. Door to airing cupboard housing the factory lagged hot water cylinder.
MASTER BEDROOM 13' 11 excluding bay x 13' 0 (4.24m excluding bay x 3.96m)
Front aspect large PVCu double glazed walk-in bay window, and further PVCu double glazed window. Fitted carpet. Picture rail. Radiator.
Tiled floor. Opaque PVCu double glazed window to front. 2 piece white suite and a large shower cubicle with a stainless steel shower. Stainless steel multi-rung radiator/towel rail. Fully tiled walls. Illuminated shaver point. Downlighters. Extractor fan.
BEDROOM 2 15' 6 into bay x 12' 11 (4.72m into bay x 3.94m)
Front aspect PVCu double glazed bay window. Fitted carpet. Ceiling light and original picture rail. Radiator. Built-in storage cupboard.
BEDROOM 3 13' 9 x 12' 6 (4.19m x 3.81m) max.
Dual aspect double bedroom with side and rear PVCu double glazed windows enjoying views over the gardens to countryside. Extensive range of floor to ceiling built-in wardrobes and storage cupboards. Fitted carpet. Picture rail. Radiator.
BEDROOM 4 9' 11 x 8' 1 (3.02m x 2.46m)
Rear aspect double bedroom with PVCu double glazed window overlooking the garden with countryside view beyond. Coving. Radiator.
Tiled floor. PVCu double glazed window to rear. 3 piece white suite with a stainless steel shower over the bath, and glass splash screen. Stainless steel multi-rung radiator/tower rail. Fully tiled walls. Illuminated shaver point.
The house is approached over an extensive tarmacadum front drive which provides ample parking and turning space for numerous vehicles. Pedestrian gate with privet topped hedges to either side. The drive continues to one side of the house and gives access to the:
GARAGE 15' 0 x 9' 0 (4.57m x 2.74m)
Corrugated construction under a pitched roof with hinged front doors.
Raised pine deck overlooking the garden perfect for entertaining/alfresco dining. The side and rear gardens are mainly level and laid to lawn. Variety of specimen trees and shrubs in the rear garden. Natural boundary to one side of the property and a fence boundary spans the width of the rear garden. Timber framed SUMMERHOUSE with glazed doors and windows to the front aspect. Timber garden shed. A pathway runs from the summerhouse to the rear door.
Mains water, electricity, and drainage.