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4 bedroom detached house for sale


Sold STC £235,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached 4 Bed Home
  • Converted Former Chapel
  • 30' Multi-aspect Living Room
  • Useful Boiler/Boot Room
  • Attic Room
  • 16' Kitchen
  • Courtyard and Garden
  • Off-Road Parking
  • ER = E

Full description

Situated in the centre of a popular village with-in easy access to the towns of Torrington, Bideford and Holsworthy, is this impressive detached former chapel packed full of character.

The accommodation, laid out over two storeys, briefly comprises four large bedrooms, a bathroom, a utility room, entrance vestibule and boiler/boot room, with lengthy wood panelled halls and corridors with decorative arched openings to the ground floor, whilst to the first floor there is an impressive multi-aspect living room, measuring in excess of 30 feet, with arched windows and a superb arched ceiling with three central ceiling roses and an impressive fire place with cast iron multi-fuel stove inset, a large kitchen measuring in excess of 16 feet, a shower room and access to a useful attic room which could be utilised as a small office or additional bedroom subject to the usual planning consents, on top of which is a useful attic room.

Outside, the property has an enclosed courtyard and an enclosed lawned garden with hedged boundaries and mature growing beds which are host to an array of soft fruit plants and trees and low level flowers and shrubs. The garden has pedestrian gated access to the front where there is potential off-road parking for one vehicle and a pergola'd entrance to the gravelled driveway which offers further parking with growing beds to the side with further soft fruit canes.

Entrance - Twin opening timber front doors give access to the:

Entrance Vestibule - 6'7 x 4'10 (2.01m x 1.47m) - Side aspect via opaque window, slate flagged flooring, overhead light point, half timber clad walls, cupboard housing electric fuse box, glazed door to the entrance hall and further timber latch door giving access to the Boiler Room and Store.

Boiler Room/Store - 11'8 x 4'10 (3.56m x 1.47m) - Side aspect via opaque window, overhead light point, overhead strip light, floor mounted oil-fired boiler for central heating, internal window to utility room, and latch door leading to the rear gardens.

Entrance Hall - Side aspect via original arched stained-glass window, two overhead light points, stairs rising to first floor landing, decorative half timber panelled walls, wall mounted double radiator, wood laminate flooring, arched entrance to inner hall, and doors leading to the:

Utility Room - 6'11 x 6'1 (2.11m x 1.85m) - Side aspect via opaque integral window to the boiler room, overhead strip light, fitted single bowl single drainer stainless steel sink unit with tiled surround and cupboard below, space and plumbing for washing machine, built in storage cupboard, wood effect laminate flooring.

Inner Hall - 30' max x 3'4 (9.14m max x 1.02m) - 'L' shaped with two side aspect windows, three over head light points, half timber panelled walls, decorative arched openings, two wall mounted radiators, door to understairs storage cupboard and further doors leading to:

Bedroom 1 - 12' x 9'5 (3.66m x 2.87m) - Side aspect via original sash window, overhead light point, wall mounted radiator, wood effect laminate flooring.

Bedroom 2 - 12' x 9'4 (3.66m x 2.84m) - Side aspect via original sash window, wall mounted window, overhead light point, wood effect laminate flooring.

Bedroom 3 - 11'4 x 8'11 (3.45m x 2.72m) - Front aspect via upvc double glazed tilt and slide window, overhead light point, wall mounted wash hand basin with timber splash-back and surround, wall mounted radiator.

Bedroom 4 - 12'1 max x 7'10 (3.68m max x 2.39m) - Side aspect via high level slim line window, built in walk-in wardrobe, overhead light point, wall mounted radiator, further built in double wardrobe with twin doors.

Ground Floor Bathroom - Side aspect via decorative port stained window drawing light from the entrance hall, with three piece white suite of panel enclosed bath with fully tiled surround, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc, half tiled walls, ceramic tiled flooring, wall mounted radiator, wall light point, overhead light point, ceiling extractor and cupboard door for jack and jill storage with the cupboard in the utility.

Rear Porch - With Victorian stained panel glazed door off, overhead light point, tile effect laminate floor and panel glazed door giving access to the rear courtyard.

First Floor Landing - Opening to the:

Living Room - 32'9 max x 17'1 (9.98m max x 5.21m) - A grand space with beautiful original arched ceiling with three decorative ceiling roses, multi aspect via recessed arched windows, two of which are floor to head height and two either side of the chimney stretching from floor to ceiling offering huge amounts of natural light as well as views down Fore Street and Church Lane overlooking the church clock, impressive chimney with arched recess housing cast iron multi-fuel stove on slate heart, two wall mounted radiators, inset ceiling spotlights, wall mounted thermostat for central heating and doors leading to:

Kitchen - 16'5 x 9'10 (5.00m x 3.00m) - Dual aspect via upvc double glazed window to the side and rear overlooking the gardens, range of fitted eye and base level cupboards and drawers with roll edge working surfaces over incorporating one and a half bowl stainless steel single drainer sink unit with mixer tap, space for cooker with fitted extractor over, extensive tiled splash-backing, part tiled walls, space for chest freezer, space for fridge, vinyl tiled flooring, overhead stripped light, wall mounted radiator.

Inner Landing - Inset ceiling spot lights, stairs leading to the attic room, door to airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder with slated shelving and door leading to the:

Shower Room - Rear aspect via opaque upvc double glazed window, with three piece suite of double shower cubicle with fully tiled surround and wall mounted controls, low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls, inset ceiling spot lights, wall mounted radiator, floor mounted chrome heated towel rail, vinyl tiled flooring, shelved recess.

Loft Room - 14'9 max x 6'1 extending to 9'9 (4.50m max x 1.85m - Velux window offering superb views out over the roof tops to the adjacent countryside and Dartmoor, hinged hatch, timber clad ceiling and walls, recess for storage or bed if required, overhead light point, exposed ceiling timbers, some restrictive head height. A useful addition currently used for storage but could be used as a bedroom subject to the necessary consents.

Courtyard - Enclosed to the boundaries by mid level rendered walls with high level timber trellising with stone built raised beds being home to mature shrubs and arched timber gate to the road, a convenient cupboard/log store.

Rear Garden - Enclosed to the boundaries by mature hedging and wood panel fencing predominately laid to lawn with two distinct growing beds home to a maturing fig, gooseberries, strawberries, lavender, rosemary and other various shrubs and plants. Concrete hardstanding for timber shed, oil tank for central heating, timber pedestrian gate leading to the front where there is also a parking space used by the current vendor and timber pergola access to the gravelled driveway with dwarf stone wall, hedged and fenced boundary with beds to the edge offering homes to mature raspberry and redcurrant canes.

Directions - From Torrington take the A386 (New Street) towards Bideford and upon leaving the town turn left onto the B3227 signposted Langtree/Holsworthy. Stay on this road and upon entering Langtree Village, continue past the Green Dragon public house on your left hand side, and past Church Lane and property will be found immediately on your left hand side with name plate displayed.

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