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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Fore Street, Langtree, Torrington, Devon, EX38

Offers in Excess of £259,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached house
  • Countryside views
  • 3 double bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Living room & kitchen/diner
  • Study/utility room
  • Garden & parking
  • Ideal investment

Full description

A modern yet characterful detached property in a popular village with far reaching countryside views and no onward chain. Family orientated kitchen/dining room, living room, office/ utility, shower room, double bedrooms, bathroom, garden and extensive off street parking. EPC Band C.

Situation & Amenities - The property is located in the heart of the delightful village of Langtree. This friendly and thriving community offers a good range of amenities including a church, primary school, pubic house and village hall. The historic market town of Great Torrington is a short drive away and offers a wider range of amenities including banks, butchers, Post Office, pet shop, bakeries, various shops, pubs and restaurants. There is also a primary and secondary school, places of worship, a range of tourist attractions including the Tarka Trail, Dartington Crystal and RHS Rosemoor Gardens. The port and market town of Bideford is around 20 minutes away and offers a wider range of amenities including schooling for all ages (public and private) and four supermarkets. The property is well situated with a mixture of further leisure pursuits close at hand including Dartmoor National Park 22 miles away, Bude 19 miles away and the safe and sandy beach at Westward Ho! just 12 miles away.

The regional centre of Barnstaple is approximately 18.1 miles away and offers all the areas main business, shopping and commercial venues. Exeter in within commutable distance, taking just over an hour by car. From Barnstaple there is fast road access to Junction 27 of the M5 motorway. There is also a train station at Barnstaple that via Exeter St Davids connects to the rest of the rail network.

Description - Orchard Lea Cottage is a modern, yet characterful in style, detached home situated in the village of Langtree. Sitting in a generously sized plot the property enjoys private sunny gardens with countryside views. This property is considered ideal as a principle residence, second home/ UK base or holiday let. An internal inspection is highly recommended to appreciate this delightful home.

The ground floor has a double aspect living room, a family orientated kitchen/ dining room with enough space for a farmhouse style table and chairs, shower room and a study/ utility room which was formerly the garage. The first floor has a spacious galleried landing, three double bedrooms and family bathroom.

The accommodation, with approximate dimensions, is more clearly identified on the accompanying floorplan, but comprises;

Entrance - Via canopy entrance porch with UPVC double glazed door leading into the;

Hallway - Coved ceiling, stairs rising to the first floor, radiator and door into;

Shower Room - A modern three piece suite comprising enclosed shower cubicle with mains shower, low level WC, vanity wash hand basin and stainless steel heated towel rail.

Living Room - A dual aspect room with coved ceiling, brick feature fireplace housing a wood burner effect electric fire and UPVC double glazed windows to front and to the rear overlooking the garden.

Kitchen/ Dining Room - A dual aspect room with coved ceiling, UPVC double glazed windows to side and UPVC double glazed French style doors leading out to the rear garden. The kitchen has a range of matching wall and floor units with under cabinet lighting, splash backs, roll top work surfaces, stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap. Built in electric oven with ceramic electric hob, extractor hood, intergral dishwasher, built in fridge, radiator and door to;

Study/ Utility Room - Formerly the garage, this room houses the boiler for the central heating, providing domestic hot water and heating for the property. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Obscure double glazed window to front and side and UPVC double glazed door to the front.

First Floor Landing - Galleried landing with UPVC double glazed windows to front and rear with countryside views to the rear of the property. Loft hatch and doors to the bedrooms and bathroom.

Bedroom 1 - UPVC double glazed window to rear with countryside views and radiator.

Bedroom 2 - UPVC double glazed window to rear with countryside views and radiator.

Bedroom 3 - UPVC double glazed window to front and radiator.

Bathroom - A modern three piece suite comprising panelled bath with shower over, vanity unit wash hand basin, low level WC, stainless steel heated towel rail and velux window.

Outside - The property is approached by a pillared block paved driveway with a double five bar wooden gate. The driveway leads around to the front and side of the property, providing enough parking for 4-5 vehicles. The front of the property is enclosed by wooden fencing, low wall, low maintenance with raised beds and stone chipping area.

To the rear, the garden is mainly laid to lawn and bordered by wooden fencing, hedgerow and shrubs. A small set of steps leads up to the stone laid patio area with ample room for garden furniture. A wooden pergola provides sheltered storage and space for a hot tub. There is external lighting and power. Above the rear living room window is a folding canopy/ shade .

Services - Mains water, drainage and electricity. Oil fired central heating system.

Special Note - The owner currently holiday lets the property through Further details can be found on their website (Reference ORCCO).

Contents, fixtures and fittings are also available by separate negotiation. The vendor informs us that last year the property generated approximately £25,000 income.

Directions - From Bideford proceed on the A386 towards Great Torrington, stay on this road until you reach the village of Landcross. Turn right signposted towards Holsworthy on the A388. Stay on this road, passing through the villages of Saltrens, Monkleigh and Frithelstock Stone. As you reach the T-junction at Stibb Cross, turn left and proceed out of the village. After a short distance you will enter the village of Langtree where the property will be located on the right hand side.

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

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16 November 2016


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