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2 bedroom detached house for sale

Chagford, Newton Abbot, TQ13

Guide Price £449,500

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen
  • 2 Double Bedrooms & Bathroom
  • Garage
  • Large Gardens
  • Wooded Setting
  • Total 1.4 Acres

Full description

Detached thatched character cottage close to Chagford. 2 Reception rooms, kitchen,
store room, 2 double bedrooms & bathroom. Garage, large gardens, wooded setting.
Total 1.4 Acres. EPC Band F.

Situation - The property occupies a delightful wooded setting, within easy reach of the town of Chagford and the A30. The ancient stannary town of Chagford is centred around its busy square and offers a wide range of general and specialist shopping facilities, primary school, pubs, hotel and restaurants. The town also has excellent leisure and sporting facilities, including open air swimming pool, cricket pitch, tennis and bowling clubs. The A30 is easily accessible at nearby Whiddon Down providing a direct link east to the Cathedral and university city of Exeter with its main line rail, international air and M5 motorway connections. The city also has a major shopping and business centre. The nearby town of Okehampton again offers an excellent range of shops and services, three supermarkets including a Waitrose. The Dartmoor National Park is famed for its hundreds of square miles of superb unspoilt scenery with many opportunities for riding, walking and outdoor pursuits.

Description - Pixies is believed to date from the late 1800's and is a Grade II Listed detached thatched cottage. The property has the distinct advantage of gas fired central heating and has attractive character features which include an inglenook fireplace in the sitting room. The property occupies an attractive wooded setting with large gardens bordered by a stream and a further area of woodland garden, just across the lane. The gardens and grounds total approximately 1.4 acres and there is the benefit of off road parking and a garage.

Accommodation - Thatched ENTRANCE PORCH with tiled floor. ENTRANCE HALL. SITTING ROOM: Two arched windows to front with bench seats, granite inglenook fireplace with clome oven and massive bressummer beam above. Fitted woodburning stove on tiled hearth. Exposed ceiling timbers, radiator. DINING ROOM: Arched window to front. Radiator. Understair cupboard, stairs rising to first floor. SUN ROOM: Double aspect with views over gardens. Radiator. SHOWER ROOM: Tiled shower cubicle with Mira mixer shower fitment and screen door. Wash basin. Low level WC. Towel rail. Dimplex electric heater. KITCHEN: Inset double bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap. Cabinets under. Tiled worksurface with cabinets beneath. Inset four ring gas fired hob with tiled splash backing and extractor unit above. Rayburn royal, gas fired cooking range. Ideal wall mounted gas fired central heating boiler. Window to side and three velux double glazed roof lights. STORE ROOM: With door to laundry/porch with space and plumbing for automactic washing machine. Sink. Tiled floor. Stable door to garden.

First Floor Landing - BEDROOM 1: Two arched windows to front. Built in wardrobe. Built in airing cupboard housing factory lagged hot water tank with immersion heater. Radiator. Access to roof space. BEDROOM 2: Arched window overlooking front gardens. Radiator. BATHROOM: Panelled bath with tiled splash backing, pedestal wash basin with mirror splash backing, low level WC. Towel rail. Dimplex electric heater.

Outside - Immediately adjoining the property is an attractive area of garden, laid predominantly to lawn, bordered by mature trees and shrubs. There is a timber WENDY HOUSE and two dilapidated GARDEN SHED'S. Space for a vegetable garden. Behind the garden and house is an area of woodland, part of which belongs with Pixies Cottage. Between the formal gardens and the road is a further area of wooded garden and there are large granite boulders and outcrops together with a stream. To the otherside of the cottage is a driveway/parking area with access to the GARAGE 18'1" x 11'2" of timber frame construction with up and over door. LEAN-TO LOG STORE. Beyond the garage is a further wooded area within the curtilage of the property. There is a further area of garden just across the lane, being a wooded wetland area of approximately 0.45 of an acre.

Agents Note - The current vendors obtained planning permission back in 2006 (which has now lapsed) to extend the kitchen and add a third bedroom and en suite to the property.

Services - Mains Electricity, Water and Gas. Private Drainage (A certified Vortex Environmental Septic System fitted in 2013)

Directional Note - From Okehampton head east on the A30 dual carriageway taking the exit signposted to Chagford and Whiddon Down. At the mini roundabout in Whiddon Down, turn left for Chagford, proceeding for just under 2 miles, where upon take the left hand turning for Spinsters Rock and Pixies will be found almost immediately upon the right hand side.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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22 October 2015


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