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5 bedroom barn conversion for sale


Removed £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A substantial and individual detached barn conversion
  • Reception hall with cloakroom/WC
  • Kitchen/breakfast room with integrated appliances and Rayburn
  • Characterful drawing room with fireplace and multi-fuel burner
  • Formal dining room with French doors to garden
  • Stunning sitting room with vaulted ceiling and exposed beams
  • Luxury ground floor shower room, stairs leading to master bedroom suite
  • Self contained annexe with open plan kitchen/living area, double bedroom and en-suite
  • Three further double bedrooms. Large en-suite
  • Double garage. Private and enclosed gardens

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The White Barn is a typical example of "not judging a book by its cover" with a modest first impression yet the property has undergone major improvements in recent years creating a stunning barn conversion being thoughtfully designed and in keeping with this age of property boasting a wealth of character whilst accommodating modern day living. The building was originally two separate large barns which have been brought together to create this highly versatile large family home which could easily accommodate two families to live independently side by side.

The heart of the village is a short level walk away with excellent amenities including a highly regarded primary school, community run shop, church, two public houses and a railway line connecting Exeter and London Waterloo.

The spacious well-proportioned accommodation briefly comprises; reception hall with cloakroom W/C and principle bespoke staircase. The kitchen/breakfast room is a lovely size and well equipped with an extensive range of timber fronted cupboards and drawers both at base and eye level whilst integrating modern appliances including a double oven, dishwasher and oil fired Rayburn. There are attractive granite effect worktops with inset halogen hob and plenty of room for a family sized breakfast table and chairs with the utility room offering additional storage and appliance space. The characterful drawing room with feature fireplace has a woodburning/multi-fuel stove and there are French doors giving direct access to the rear garden with a secondary staircase to a bedroom on the first floor. The formal dining room is a most impressive room with full height glazed windows and French doors creating a lovely light and airy feel whilst enjoying pleasant garden outlooks. Attractive tiling with underfloor heating continues through to the stunning multi-aspect spacious sitting room with vaulted ceiling and exposed beams. This is a wonderful room which must be seen to fully appreciate. There is a ground floor luxury shower room and stairs lead to an independent bedroom; lending itself as a master suite. A connecting door leads through to the self-contained annexe with open plan kitchen/living area, spacious double bedroom and en-suite shower room on the first floor. This could also be part of a substantial family home if required. On the first floor are three further double bedrooms, one benefitting from a private staircase and a large en-suite bathroom with feature roll-top bath with ornate feet. All rooms enjoy individual character and orientated to overlook the attractive Victorian walled garden.

Whimple: The mainline railway station on the London Waterloo-Exeter line is within the village, as are the doctor's surgery, post office, church, bus service, well respected local primary school and heritage centre. There is also a cricket field and two good family pubs. The old A30 runs near the village which gives quick access to the A30 dual carriageway for easy journeys to Honiton, Exeter and the M5. Ottery St Mary is about 3 miles, Exeter 8 miles and the coast at Sidmouth is within a short drive.

The rear garden is fully enclosed by an attractive Victorian wall enjoying an excellent degree of privacy and seclusion with a patio and decking area providing plenty of room to enjoy outdoor dining/entertaining in this lovely setting.

The property is approached by a paved driveway providing off-road parking for several vehicles and access to a detached double garage. 

VIEWING By prior appointment with Redferns 01404 814306  

SERVICES We understand mains water and electricity are connected. Oil fired central heating system. Private drainage. 

OUTGOINGS Council Tax Band D 

TENURE Freehold 

IMPORTANT NOTICE 1. Every care is taken in preparing these particulars but they do not constitute nor constitute any part of an offer or a contract. They are prepared in good faith but they are for guidance only and intended to give a fair description of the property. 2. Statements contained in these particulars are not to be relied on as statements or representations of fact and are made without responsibility on the part of the agents or vendor. An intending purchaser must satisfy himself by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each statement. The vendor does not make or give and neither the agents or their employees have authority to make or give any representation or warranty in relation to the property or its use. 3. Any reference to alterations to, or use of any part of the property is not a statement that any necessary planning, building regulations or other consent has been obtained. These must be verified by any intending purchaser. 4. All properties are offered subject to contract and being unsold. No responsibility can be accepted for any expenses incurred by any intending purchaser in inspecting any property which has been sold, let or withdrawn.5. The photographs show only certain parts and aspects of the property at the time they were taken. Any areas, measurements or distances given are approximate only. 6. Descriptions of a property are inevitably subjective but we endeavour to make our particulars accurate. If there are any points of particular importance please contact us before viewing and we will be pleased to check or clarify information.

Redferns is a trading name of Redferns Ottery St Mary Limited Registered in England and Wales 4817078

Registered Office 1 Broad Street, Ottery St Mary, Devon EX11 1BR 

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 August 2015

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