8 bedroom detached house for sale

Buckland Brewer, Bideford, Devon, EX39

Guide Price £399,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached farmhouse
  • General updating required
  • No onward chain
  • 6 bedroom house
  • 2 Bedroom annexe
  • Front garden
  • Off road parking & garage

Full description

Period farmhouse offered with no onward chain in need of general updating throughout with 8 bedrooms in total, including a self-contained 2 bedroom ground floor annexe, sitting room with wood burner, front lawn and patio garden, garage. EPC Band D.

Situation & Amenities - Situated close to the centre of this favoured village near local amenities, ancient parish church, character Inn and primary school. The historic market town of Great Torrington is approximately 5.5 miles away which offers a wider range of leisure pursuits and tourist attractions including a nine-hole golf course, RHS Rosemoor Gardens, Dartington Crystal and the renowned Tarka Trail, which is ideal for walkers and cyclists alike. Bideford is located approximately 6.1 miles away and also offers a good range of amenities including four supermarkets, schooling for all ages (public and private). The regional centre of Barnstaple is approximately 16 miles away and offers all the areas main business, commercial and shopping venues. There is a rail link to Tiverton Parkway and Exeter station which links to the rest of the rail network beyond. The A361 from Barnstaple provides fast access to junction 27 (M5) and onto the motorway network.

Description - A rare opportunity to acquire this substantial period farmhouse situated in the popular village of Buckland Brewer. Boasting plenty of character and original features, this unique property offers a potential purchaser the opportunity to put their personal touch and stamp onto the property which is in need of some general updating. At present, the accommodation on offer is spacious and adaptable with 6 good sized bedrooms, three being en-suite in the main farmhouse and attached, separate 2 bedroom annexe to the side of the property. The annexe would provide spacious ancillary accommodation or holiday unit subject to the necessary planning permissions. Set within its own enclosed walled garden, this property would be ideal for dual family occupancy, B and B or holiday let income. As properties of this nature rarely become available, the sole selling agents have no hesitation in recommending an early viewing to truly appreciate the accommodation on offer.
The accommodation, with approximate dimensions, is more clearly identified on the accompanying floorplan, but comprises;

Entrance - Via a part wooden and glazed door into;

Entrance Hall - Windows to side overlooking the front garden. Doors into main farmhouse and annexe. Wooden floor to ceiling storage cupboard.

Main Farmhouse - Hallway - Stairs leading to first floor of main farmhouse. Double panelled radiator. Door to;

Sitting Room - Original exposed beams, original inglenook fireplace with wood burner, wooden mantle over and slate hearth. UPVC double glazed window to front overlooking gardens. Double panelled radiator. Door to large under stairs storage cupboard.

Kitchen/ Breakfast Room - Large range of country style wall mounted cupboards and drawers with under cabinet lighting, including three display wall mounted cabinets. Roll top work surfaces, ceramic 1 1/2 bowl sink and drainer, UPVC double glazed window to rear. Space for electric double oven and hob, double panelled radiator. Plumbing and space for dishwasher. Secondary staircase leading to Bedroom 1 on first floor. Archway into;

Utility Area - Further matching wall mounted cupboards, built in fridge/ freezer. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Wall mounted boiler providing domestic heating for the property. UPVC window to rear. Double doors from the Kitchen/ Breakfast Room lead into;

Dining Room - Original exposed beams, UPVC double glazed French patio doors with side windows lead into rear garden. Double panelled radiator.

Lobby Area - Dual aspect with UPVC double glazed windows to side and front overlooking the front garden. UPVC double glazed door to front garden.

Bedroom 5 - Velux window, double panelled radiator.

En-Suite Shower Room - Tiled shower cubicle, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin with part tiled splash backs. Obscure window to side, Dimplex heater.

Bedroom 6 - Velux window, single panelled radiator.

En-Suite Shower Room - Tiled shower cubicle, low level WC and vanity wash hand basin with cupboard beneath, tiled splash backs. Dimplex heater.

First Floor - Landing -

Bedroom 1 - Original exposed beams, UPVC double glazed window to front overlooking gardens and open countryside beyond, double panelled radiator. Extensive range of built in wardrobes, access to loft space. Airing cupboard with hot water tank and electric immersion heater providing hot water for the property. Secondary staircase leads down to Kitchen/Breakfast Room.

En-Suite Bathroom - Four piece coloured suite comprising panelled corner bath with mixer tap over, shower cubicle with tiled surround, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Double panelled radiator.

Bedroom 4 - Original exposed beams, UPVC double glazed window to front overlooking gardens and open countryside beyond, double panelled radiator.

Bedroom 2 - Original exposed beams, UPVC double glazed window to front overlooking gardens and open countryside beyond, double panelled radiator.

Bedroom 3 - Original exposed beams, UPVC double glazed window to front overlooking gardens and open countryside beyond, double panelled radiator. Built in wardrobes.

Bathroom - Tiled shower cubicle, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin with tiled walls. Velux window. Double panelled radiator.

Annexe - Accessed via main door from Entrance Hall.

Sitting/ Dining Room - Original exposed beams, UPVC double glazed window to front overlooking the garden. Stone hearth with space for electric fire over. Double panelled radiator.

Kitchen - Good range of country style wall and floor mounted cupboards and drawers with under cabinet lighting, including two display wall mounted cabinets. Roll top work surfaces, stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap over and tiled splash backs. UPVC double glazed window to rear. Space for gas hob and double oven with extractor hood over, space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher.

Hallway -

Bedroom 8 - UPVC window to rear, double panelled radiator.

Bathroom - Three piece suite comprising panelled corner bath, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Part tiled walls, Dimplex heater. Single glazed obscure window to side. Access to loft space. Double panelled radiator.

Bedroom 7 - UPVC window to front overlooking garden and countryside beyond, extensive range of built in wardrobes, double panelled radiator. Built in airing cupboard with hot water tank and electric immersion heater.

Triple Garage - Accessed via the road providing plenty of parking/ workshop area. Power and light connected with up and over double garage door. There is also off road parking for up to three vehicles. A rear courtesy door also leads into the rear garden.

Outside - The property is accessed through a stone wall entrance via a pathway which leads through the front, lawned garden enclosed with mature trees and shrubs. There is a water feature and small pond. To the rear is a stone laid patio with flower beds and borders. To the east side of the property, steps lead up to an area of caged fruits and flat standing base for LPG fuel.

Directions - From Bideford, proceed towards Great Torrington on the A386. Just before entering the village of Landcross, turn right signposted towards Bradworthy/ Littleham and Buckland Brewer. Continue along this road until you see a phone box on your right hand side. The road then bears around sharply to the left, immediately turn left, signposted towards Buckland Brewer. Continue along this road until you enter the village of Buckland Brewer itself. Continue through the village passing the Church on the left hand side, taking the second right into Gorwood Road. The property will be found shortly on the right hand side.

Services - LPG gas providing heating for the property. Mains drainage, water and electricity.

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Nearest station

  • Chapleton (10.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

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4 The Quay, Bideford, Devon, EX39 2HW

01237 720007 Local call rate

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