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6 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Castle Street, Ilfracombe, COMBE MARTIN, Devon

Sold STC £210,000

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Tenure: Freehold

This is a unique and substantial period property, situated within the heart of Combe Martin. Dating back to the 1800's it offers enormous flexibility, depending on living requirements. Part of the property has also served as commercial use, which could be applied for again, subject to planning. Arranged over three floors, the accommodation is extremely spacious and is full of charm and character features. The property also benefits from its own private garden and decked balcony, which can be accessed via one of the bedrooms. There are three staircases in the property, which gives options to have separate living or working areas. You really have no idea of the scale and attraction of the property by viewing on the roadside, but the large bay window, commercial frontage and third floor gives you a glimpse of what is behind! The current layout briefly comprises of: Entrance hall, Reception/Commercial area, Lounge with wood burner, kitchen/diner, workshop/storage area, side lobby, bathroom, separate shower room and six large double bedrooms. One of the bedrooms has a separate living area and mezzanine sleeping area over and the 2nd floor bedrooms are huge, with vaulted ceilings and character features. The property is being sold with no onward chain.

Property ref: 121_1029_4051788

Entrance Hall 
Door to side aspect, spacious hallway area, stairs to first floor, understairs storage area and cloak space, tiled flooring.

Reception / Potential Commercial Area 
5.83m x 4.60m (19' 2" x 15' 1") Large shop style windows to front aspect, separate door leading to Castle Street, exposed floorboards, large door with glass panel inset leading to hallway.

4.65m x 4.94m (15' 3" x 16' 2") Window to side aspect, fireplace with large wood burner inset, radiator, exposed floorboards, door leading to kitchen/diner.

5.70m (max) x 3.59m (18' 8" x 11' 9") Window to side aspect, space for table and chairs, double belfast sink, space for washing machine and dryer, kitchen work top surface areas, space for cooker, fireplace and exposed lintels, radiator, stairs leading to separate bedroom unit, range of cupboards, tiled flooring, door leading through to workshop area and another staircase.

Workshop/Storage Area & Side Lobby 
3.18m x 3.15m (10' 5" x 10' 4") Window to side aspect, door with window pane over, leading to side lobby. Side Lobby has Window and Door to side aspect and a useful storage area.

Bedroom 6 
This bedroom is over the workshop area, although currently used as a bedroom it could be incorporated within the workshop to offer a variety of uses, radiator, window to side aspect, double doors lead out to private decked balcony area, exposed floorboards.

Bedroom Suite 4 
5.45m x 3.60m (17' 11" x 11' 10") Windows to side aspect, fantastic space which could suit a variety of needs, arranged as a living area with mezzanine floor area over which serves as a bedroom, character exposed stone wall, exposed floorboards, set of wooden stairs leading to sleeping area, radiator. This suite is over the kitchen area, and has no access to other landing areas.

Bedroom 1 
5.76m x 4.82m (18' 11" x 15' 10") Fantastic multi-purpose room, would suit a stunning 'American style warehouse' living area, but equally a fabulous bedroom, vaulted celing with exposed timbers, large feature window, 2 radiators, exposed floorboards.

First Floor Landing 
Stairs to half landing and onto 2nd floor, bespoke church style feature window, exposed floorboards.

Bedroom 3 
6.34m x 4.52m (20' 10" x 14' 10") Superb room, large bay window to front aspect with sash windows, radiator, exposed floorboards, alcove with fitted shelves, fitted desk area.

Shower Room 
2.24m x 1.45m (7' 4" x 4' 9") Window to side aspect, radiator, shower, low level W/C, extractor fan, exposed floorboards.

2.24m x 2.38m (7' 4" x 7' 10") Window to side aspect, bath, W/C, pedestal hand basin, radiator, exposed floorboards

Bedroom 5 
4.81m x 4.61m (15' 9" x 15' 1") Window to side aspect, 'L' shaped room, radiator, exposed floorboards, room is currently used as art studio and hobbies room.

Second Floor Landing 
Walk in airing cupboard, exposed floorboards.

To the front is a gated pathway leading to the side of the property, main entrance door and separate lobby entrance. Also there is a separate door to the front, with gives access to the property, leading into the large reception room with commercial potential. To the side of the house is a garden, with lawn area, log storage outbuilding and vegetable plot. There is also a small decked balcony, leading from one of the bedrooms. Although there is no allocated parking, there is a nearby Village car park and free parking in some areas.

Property Facts 
North East Facing, No Onward Chain
Over 200 Years Old, Not a listed building
Nearest Town: Ilfracombe Approx 3 Miles, Medical Centre: Combe Martin
Nearest Primary School: Combe Martin, Secondary School: Ilfracombe
Approx Rental Income: £800 PCM

Bedroom 2 
4.70m x 5.14m (15' 5" x 16' 10") Another great room with vaulted ceiling, feature window enjoying lovely views, towards church and countryside beyond, storage area in roof space, radiator, window feature, exposed timbers, exposed floorboards.

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