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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Colyton, Colyton, Devon, EX24

Sold STC £275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Character Cottage
  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room
  • Kitchen/dining room
  • Garden
  • Parking for 2
  • Rear Patio

Full description

Glorious semi-detached 2 double bedroom cottage with parking near the centre of the town. Character cottage with sitting room and kitchen/dining room. Front garden, side access and rear patio. Parking for 2. EPC Band D.

Situation - May Tree Cottage is situated a short distance from the centre of Colyton, set back from the road down a private lane, over looking open countryside to the rear.

The attractive and popular town set amidst rolling East Devon countryside beside the River Coly and close to the south coast at Seaton. Colyton has a rich historical heritage with many interesting buildings dating back as early as the C14 and which offers a surprising range of day to day amenities which includes shops, primary school, the renowned Colyton Grammar School, post office, health centre, pubs, restaurants and beautiful parish church.

The county towns of Exeter, Taunton and Dorchester are all within easy reach whilst to the south is the coast at Lyme Regis with its famous Cobb and bay with other resorts at Seaton, Beer and Branscombe, all within a short distance. There is a main line station on the London Waterloo line at Honiton and Axminster. Colyton lies in the heart of the East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Description - This wonderful semi-detached characterful cottage has been refurbished and improved by the current owners over the years and benefits from comfortable light and airy feel. The well proportioned rooms have lots of natural light giving a lovely feeling of space.

A covered porch gives a fitting start to this lovely home, into the large sitting room. Once two rooms this room has been opened up with a fireplace at either end, one with wood burner, the other as a brick feature fireplace. To the rear French doors gives access to a patio.

The kitchen/dining room is a well fitted space with a range of shaker style units, under oak worktops, either side of a Belfast sink. Above there are fitted shelves for further storage. There is space and connections for a range cooker, dishwasher and fridge, which may be available by negotiation. The dining area has a fitted 'L' shaped bench seat, whilst there is further storage, built into an alcove which houses the combi boiler.

On the first floor are two double bedrooms with South West aspect across the front garden, whilst a lovely family bathroom has a view to the side and of the nearby farmland.

Outside - The property is approached by a short private lane, to a parking are for two cars (both recently resurfaced with tarmac) . A gate leads into the front garden, laid to lawn and to the South West of the house this is a wonderful space to enjoy the sunshine. A path leads up to the entrance porch, a small patio and to the side of the cottage. Access around the side brings you to the large rear patio, this secluded sun trap in the morning has a garden shed, log store and built in chiminea.

Services - Mains water, electric and gas connected. Gas-fired central heating.

Directions - From the centre of Colyton head North East along Dolphin Street. Past Govers Meadow and around the next bend, then after the 3 cottages on your right, turn right down the private lane, marked May Tree Cottage.

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


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22 April 2016

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