4 bedroom detached house for sale

Tors Park, Lynmouth, Devon, EX35

Guide Price £349,950

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 Reception Rooms, Utility
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room,
  • 4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms
  • Ample Parking & Gardens
  • Verandah & Sun Terrace
  • Lucrative Holiday Income
  • Total Seclusion, Valley Views
  • No Upward Chain

Full description

An unusual detached 1920s residence in a secluded wooded valley with river glimpses yet close to village amenities. 4 Beds, 2 Baths, 2 Recs. EPC Band G. NO CHAIN

Situation And Amenities

Cheswood occupies an elevated perch in a tranquil wooded valley, overlooking the River Lyn in a secluded and private location. Perfectly placed on the edge of Exmoor National Park, there is excellent accessibility to explore the breathtaking and unspoilt moors with its wooded valleys, sparkling waterfalls and cascades, where eventually, the river meets the sea. The twin villages of Lynton and Lynmouth are situated on the North Devon coast, approximately mid way between Ilfracombe and Minehead. Lynmouth itself boasts a small harbour, as well as a good range of select shops, inns and restaurants, all within an energetic 10 minute walk. The regional centre of Barnstaple houses the areas main commercial, entertainment, leisure and shopping venues is just over 19 miles.


Cheswood nestles into the hillside, is built on bed rock and reputed to date originally from the 1920s. The accommodation is principally arranged over three floors and is well presented. Within the last three years the kitchen and sanitaryware have been updated. The property is currently operated as a second home / holiday investment, producing a lucrative income, or alternatively, Cheswood is eminently suitable as a private residence or possibly a bed and breakfast establishment. The majority of the contents, fixtures and fittings are available by separate negotiation, if required. The layout of the accommodation and approximate dimensions is more clearly identified on the accompanying floorplan, but comprises;

Ground Floor

Partly glazed front door to

Entrance Hall

Sitting Room

A pleasant double aspect room with river views featuring open fireplace with cream brick surround, wooden mantle, stone hearth. Night storage heater. Glazed door to veranda which links with

Bedroom 1

(Alternatively a further reception room if required). Fitted double wardrobe with drawer beneath. River views.

En-Suite Shower Room

With shower cubicle, tiled surround. Pedestal wash hand basin, mirrored splash backs. Strip light / shaver point. Low level WC. Half tiled walls. Night storage heater. Return door to entrance hall.

Utility Room

With plumbing for washing machine. Vent for tumble dryer. Work surface above. Wood laminated flooring.

First Floor Galleried Landing

Night storage heater. Trap to part insulated loft.

Bedroom 2

Window to side. Two built in wardrobe cupboards. Night storage heater.

Bedroom 3

Ornamental fireplace. Window to front. Night storage heater.

Bedroom 4

Window to side. Wash hand basin. Built in wardrobe.

Family Bathroom

With wood panelled bath, telephone style mixer tap / shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin. Illuminated wall mirror above. Ladder style heated towel rail / radiator. Fully tiled walls.

Separate Wc

Fully tiled walls. Wood laminated flooring.

Lower Ground Floor

With hallway. Walk in store cupboard.

Dining Room

A pleasant double aspect room with river views to front. Night storage heater. Built in storage cupboard.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room

A good range of modern units finished in cream with wood effect work surfaces incorporating ample base and wall cupboards, recessed leisure range incorporating two ovens, grill and 5 ring halogen hob. Airing cupboard housing factory lagged cylinder. Wood laminated flooring. Window to front with river views. Electric wall heater. Staircase to lower garden level. Access to storage void.

Rear Lobby

With pair of glazed doors to garden. Fuel store. Separate workshop.


The ground floor is approached via a pedestrian gate from the access lane with pathway meandering down to it. Vehicular access is initially over a shared driveway which then gives access to a five bar gate and ample private parking. There is a good size sun terrace. The gardens are generally formal nearest the house, sloping and wooded beyond. Nearest to the pedestrian gate is a timber dustbin store. The whole area amounts to approximately a quarter of an acre.

Local Authority

Exmoor National Park, Exmoor House, Dulverton, Somerset, TA22 9HL. 01398 323665.


With Lynmouth harbour behind you and the seafront on your left, cross over the river in the direction of Countisbury Hill and turn first right into Tors Road. After a few hundred yards, turn left into Tors Park, following the sign towards Heatherville Hotel. Pass the Heatherville Hotel itself and climb the hill taking care as the lane is narrow and steep, and after the next right hand bend, the entrance to Cheswood will be found within a short distance on the right.


Mains water, electricity and drainage.

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Nearest station

  • Barnstaple (14.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements

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30 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, EX31 1RP

01271 604024 Local call rate

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