19 bedroom detached house for sale

Umberleigh, KINGS NYMPTON, Devon

£1,950,000

Property Description

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This is a most impressive home and business combined in immaculate order. The property has an impressive approach through the entrance from the village into a large open driveway with an enclosed garden surrounding.
The main Georgian five bed home is directly in front of you with entrance into spacious hallway with large high ceiling reception room off. Upstairs are five bedrooms and a family bathroom. Attached to the main house is an annex providing good accommodation, of lounge, kitchen, bathroom and two bedrooms.

There is a second property with the benefit of full residential planning. This is a spacious property itself, detached in the garden with large open plan living area, three bedrooms and two bathrooms.

The self catering units are detailed below. All of a high standard with different outlooks over the garden.

The garden is most impressive. This well maintained garden surrounds the property with large driveway, large open lawned areas, duck pond, ornamental pond, woodland. Set in mature trees and bushes, seating area. Indoor swimming pool. The garden is private with a stunning outlook over the fields.

Property ref: 121_1029_3994348

Main House Description 
Approached via the gravelled driveway up to front door, leading into spacious lobby with inner front door into hallway. Large Georgian hallway with rooms off.

Downstairs WC 
4.08m x 1.99m (13' 5" x 6' 6")
Seperate WC with laundry room off.

Drawing Room 
6.17m x 6.27m (20' 3" x 20' 7")
Impressive room with central fireplace with stone surrounds. High ceiling with original connicy, door leads to garden.

Dining Room 
4.16m x 6.24m (13' 8" x 20' 6")
Room with central fireplace, recessed glass display cabinet and cupboard. Double glass doors lead out onto the garden.

Hallway 
From hallway impressive staircase leads to the landing, with room off.

Single WC 

Family Bathroom 
Spacious bathroom with standalone enamelled slipper bath, twin basins, walk in shower, WC.

Bedroom Four 
4.70m x 4.60m (15' 5" x 15' 1")
Double bedroom with fitted cupboard, ideal as a guest suite, leads into:

Bedroom Five 
5.99m x 2.45m (19' 8" x 8')
Built in wardrobes.

Shower Room 
Walk in shower, WC and sink.

The Annexe 
This is an ideal separate living area for a family member or again to generate holiday or long term rental income. The property benefits from its own separate entrance and its own private outside seating area. Access can also be gained from inside the main house.

Entrance Hallway 
Entrance into hallway

Lounge/ Dining Room 
3.53m x 7.43m (11' 7" x 24' 5")
Large spacious living area at one end fireplace housing wood burner. Recess storage shelves. Double doors lead onto garden. Spiral staircase leading to:

Lounge/Dining/Kitchen 
11.92m x 3.99m (39' 1" x 13' 1")
Entrance leads into open lounge with floor to ceiling windows, tiled floors, velux windows, exposed beams. Open plan leads to dining area, then a breakfast bar dividing the kitchen. Fully fitted with a range of high and low level cupboards and draws. Integrated one and a half sink, oven and electric hob. Space for large upright fridge/freezer.

Rear Lobby 
Open way to rear lobby.

Utility Room 
3.68m x 1.50m (12' 1" x 4' 11")
With back door to garden. Integrated sink, plumbing for washing machine, worktops.

Bedroom Three 
3.60m x 4.26m (11' 10" x 14')
Double bedroom (used as a triple) set in roof eaves with exposed beams.

Five Holiday Cottages 
These are five holiday cottages all available as holiday lets.
These units have been furnished and modernised to a high standard. Tasteful décor throughout. All units are provided with wood burner, fully fitted modern kitchens and with integrated appliances. Bathroom all of modern standard. WIFI to all cottages. Ample parking. All units have central heating.

1) WOODLANDS 
6.58m x 5.91m (21' 7" x 19' 5")
A high quality detached garden cottage, two bedrooms. Attractive downstairs open plan area with double doors which lead onto the patio area and out onto the garden. Open plan living, dining and kitchen area.

General 
Downstairs Bathroom. Two combined bedrooms upstairs, the main bedroom has large windows at one end benefiting from countryside and garden views.

Upstairs provides landing. 

Upstairs to Landing 

Bedroom Two 
4.47m x 3.63m (14' 8" x 11' 11")

Description 
End terrace one bedroom cottage, entrance into kitchen:

Kitchen 
4.76m x 2.86m (15' 7" x 9' 5")

Living Room 
3.74m x 4.76m (12' 3" x 15' 7")

Upstairs to: 

Bedroom One 
3.66m x 3.51m (12' x 11' 6")

Bathroom 

Outside 
The garden is most impressive. Grand entrance with gravelled driveway which leads up to the main house with ample parking. The total area is in the region of 4.5 acres of enclosed and private gardens.
To the front is a large lawned area with surrounding flowerbeds. Large trees to the other side. To the rear is an ornamental pond, duck pond, large open lawned areas, woodland, outbuildings of garden sheds, greenhouse, boiler room and stone children play area.

Swimming pool – Communal pool area 30’ x 12’ with separate filtration and heating plant.

The Holiday Letting Business 
The current owners have owned the property and business for a number of years and are now looking to downsize. They have successfully built the business up over a number of years achieving good occupancy and happy customers. They have ensured the accommodation remains at a high standard throughout.

The owners currently use Premier Cottages but do have their own website www.oldrectorycottages.co.uk. They have achieved 5 Star rating on Trip Advisor. Other endorsement includes South West England Tourism Excellence Awards, Enjoy England Gold Awards, Enjoy England 5 x Self Catering.

Full details of the figures are available from the owners to interested applicants who have viewed the property.


Property Facts 
Biomas Boiler Details - In February 2015 Eden Biomas Company installed a wood chip boiler financed by the renewable government heat incentive. This is in operation until 2022 ( Seven year period. All revenue generated from the government scheme is collected by Eden Biomas. The plant and boiler is the property of the Old Rectory. It has a seven year guarantee and comes with a free annual service agreement for this period. It has an Austrian KBW boiler which operates on wood chips, the quality must meet specification to meet full guarantees.

Vendors Position - Need To Find
Age of Property - Georgian
Grade Two Listed
Distance to Nearest Town - South Molton 5 Miles, Barnstaple 19 Miles, Exeter 28 Miles
Distance to Nearest Medical Centre - South Molton 5 Miles
Distance to Nearest Primary School - Local Village Primary School
Distance to Nearest Secondary School - South Molton 5 Miles

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21 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • King's Nympton (2.0 mi)
  • Portsmouth Arms (3.2 mi)
  • Eggesford (4.9 mi)
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5 Cross Street, Barnstaple, EX31 1BA

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Nearest stations

  • King's Nympton (2.0 mi)
  • Portsmouth Arms (3.2 mi)
  • Eggesford (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Smale & Co, Barnstaple

5 Cross Street, Barnstaple, EX31 1BA

01271 604000 Local call rate

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