5 bedroom detached house for sale

ODUN ROAD, Appledore, EX39

Under Offer £420,000

Property Description

Key features

  • LARGE ENTRANCE HALLWAY
  • 20'6 LOUNGE WITH FEATURE OPEN GRATE FIREPLACE
  • 20' SEPARATE DINING ROOM
  • GROUND FLOOR BATHROOM
  • 16' KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM & ADDITIONAL KITCHEN AREA MEASURING 10'5 (BOTH THESE ROOMS COULD BE PUT TOGETHER VERY EASILY BY THE TAKING DOWN OF ONE WALL)
  • 16' UTILITY ROOM
  • FIVE BEDROOMS TO THE FIRST FLOOR WITH ONE ROOM HAVING A 16' ROOM OFF, WHICH COULD BE UTILISED AS DRESSING ROOM/ EN-SUITE FACILITIES
  • FIRST FLOOR BATHROOM
  • FULLY ENCLOSED WALLED & HIGH HEDGED LAWNED GARDEN
  • GARAGE

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

BUDE HOUSE is a Grade II Listed character property in need of modernisation and updating throughout. The property is a period double-fronted house having many period features and large and airy rooms comprising 11'4 entrance hallway, 20'6 lounge, 20' separate dining room, 16' kitchen/breakfast room and a further 10'5 kitchen area, both of these rooms could be utilised as one by taking down one wall, ground floor bathroom and 16' utility room. Whereas on the first floor there is a large spacious 19'9 landing, five bedrooms in total with a first floor bathroom and an additional 16' room, which could be a dressing room or en-suite facility off of one of the bedrooms if desired. The property has night storage heating. The property also benefits from a garage and a fully enclosed private lawned rear garden with wall and high hedged boundaries. The property is 'untouched' and really should be seen to avoid disappointment.

Appledore is a quaint port and ship building village with the most picturesque quayside and narrow cobbled streets providing a range of amenities for its inhabitants including mini supermarket, butcher, post office, school, library, places of worship, a selection of galleries and craft shops together with many pubs/restaurants. Other nearby villages include Northam, with its Burrows Country Park offering many attractive walks and stunning vistas, and Westward Ho!, with its long sandy beaches and championship golf course. A regular bus service provides access to the port and market town of Bideford, approximately 3 miles distant, where a wide range of national and local shopping, banking and recreational facilities can be found. The A39 North Devon Link Road provides access to the regional centre of Barnstaple approximately 12 miles distant, and beyond to the national motorway network.

THE ACCOMMODATION (in brief comprises):-

Front ENTRANCE DOORWAY leading into ENTRANCE LOBBY with wooden floor and inner door with side panels leading into ENTRANCE HALLWAY 11'4 x 8'9 (3.45m x 2.67m) with fitted carpet, night storage heater, door leading off into:-

LOUNGE 20'6 x 13'9 (6.25m x 4.19m) with feature open grate, marble, fireplace surround a triple aspect room, picture rail, bench seating to bay overlooking front elevation, fitted carpet, night storage heater.

DINING ROOM 20' x 13'7 (6.10m x 4.14m) with feature fireplace surround with wood burner inset, fitted carpet, 2 x fitted cupboards, 1 x window overlooking front elevation with window seat.

INNER HALLWAY off of main hallway having tiled flooring, night storage heater, stairs leading to first floor and door to outside and tongue and groove panelling to dado rail height.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 16' x 15' (4.88m x 4.57m) with feature fireplace housing oil-fired Rayburn with fitted cupboards and window overlooking rear, built-in pine dresser, door leading into KITCHEN AREA 10'5 x 5' (3.18m x 1.52m) fitted with matching eye and base units, 1 bowl stainless steel sink unit with drainer, space for cooker and extractor above. (Both of the kitchen/breakfast room and the kitchen area could be knocked into one room by the removal of one wall if required). Door off of kitchen leading to rear to a covered area with doors to each side leading to rear garden.

GROUND FLOOR BATHROOM 11'9 x 5'5 (3.58m x 1.65m) comprising panel bath, wash hand basin, low level w.c, shower, vinyl flooring, obscured glazed window.

UTILITY ROOM 16' x 6'9 (3.58m x 2.06m) with window overlooking rear.

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING 19'9 x 10' (6.02m x 3.05m) with returned balustrade and feature arched window overlooking rear garden, wooden flooring, door to rear garden off of half landing, night storage heater.

BEDROOM ONE 20' x 14'3 (6.10m x 4.34m) triple aspect room, views looking down Bude Street and to the river and Instow beach beyond, feature fireplace with open grate, and fitted carpet.

BEDROOM TWO 19'6 x 12'9 5.94m x 3.89m) with wooden flooring, window overlooking front elevation, feature fireplace with cupboards each side, door leading off to further ROOM 16' x 10' (4.88m x 3.05m) (this room could easily be utilised as a dressing room or en-suite facilities if desired) window overlooking rear.

BEDROOM THREE 16'x 11'3 (4.88m x 3.43) with fitted carpet, window overlooking garden.
INNER HALLWAY off of main landing with fitted carpet.

FIRST FLOOR BATHROOM 12'5 x 11' (3.79m x 3.35m) comprising panel bath with tiled surround, vanity wash hand basin with cupboards under, high level w.c, window overlooking rear elevation, vinyl floor.

BEDROOM FOUR 17' x 9'9 (5.18m x 2.97m) with fitted carpet, fitted cupboards, window overlooking rear garden.

BEDROOM FIVE 13' x 10'3 (3.96m x 3.12m) with fitted carpet, window overlooking front elevation looking down Bude Street with river views.

OUTSIDE
The real rarity for Appledore is the fact that the property has a GARAGE a CELLAR AREA which is accessed off of the rear garden as well as a pedestrian door off of the rear garden leading to the garage located to the front giving street access onto Odun Road. To the rear of the property is a fully enclosed mature, LAWNED REAR GARDEN being high walled and high hedged for privacy, with a side access to one side of the property and also having a pedestrian door to the rear of the garage.

SERVICES
All mains services are connected with a telephone at present installed.

COUNCIL TAX
Band F 2,435.50 2016/2017

DIRECTIONS
From Bideford Quay proceed towards Heywood Road roundabout. At the roundabout continue over towards Northam, Appledore and Westward Ho! Continue along this road passing the Durrant House Hotel on the right hand side, take the turning right into Churchill Way signposted to Appledore. Continue on this road until going down into Appledore on Richmond Road and half way down you will see a left hand turning into Odun Road. Take this road and then after a short distance along at the top of Bude Street you will see Bude House on your left hand side. (For ease of parking for viewings there is a car park within Odun Road and it is suggested that you park in this car park to look at the property).

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 July 2016

Nearest station

  • Barnstaple (5.9 mi)
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Cowlings Estate Agents, Bideford, North Devon

Prospect Place, 23 The Quay, Bideford, North Devon, EX39 2EZ

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Cowlings Estate Agents, Bideford, North Devon

Prospect Place, 23 The Quay, Bideford, North Devon, EX39 2EZ

01237 720004 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Barnstaple (5.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cowlings Estate Agents, Bideford, North Devon

Prospect Place, 23 The Quay, Bideford, North Devon, EX39 2EZ

01237 720004 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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