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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Monkleigh, Bideford, Devon, EX39

Sold STC £229,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Attached Period Cottage
  • Popular Village Location
  • Many Period Features
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room & Kitchen
  • 3 Double Bedrooms
  • Off Street Parking
  • Garage & Gardens

Full description

Delightful semi detached 3 bedroom Grade II listed cottage situated in the centre of this popular village. Sitting Room, Dining Room and Kitchen/Breakfast Room. Bathroom and En-suite. Off Street Parking, Gardens and detached garage. Ideal permanent residence or 2nd home.

Situation & Amenities - Cross Cottage is situated in the centre of the popular village of Monkleigh which is conveniently located between the market towns of Great Torrington and Bideford. The village of Monkleigh itself has a range of local amenities including a church, garage, primary school and pub. The historic town of Torrington is approximately three miles and offers an excellent range of amenities including banks, supermarket, primary/secondary schooling. There is also an excellent range of leisure pursuits including countryside walks, nine hole golf course and swimming pool. Bideford sits on the banks of the River Torridge and offers a wider range of amenities including banks, butchers, bakeries, cafes, various shopping facilities, pubs, restaurants, places of worship, schooling for all ages and 3 supermarkets. The safe sandy beach at Westward Ho! is located a further three miles and enjoys Northam Burrows Country Park and the Royal North Devon Golf Club. The regional centre of Barnstaple is approximately 13 miles away and offers all the area's main businesses, shopping and commercial venues. There is also good transport opportunities via the A361 which connects the motorway network at Junction 27 of the M5.

Description - We are honoured to offer this delightful Grade II listed period cottage, formally part of a traditional Devon longhouse, located in the heart of Monkleigh. Cross Cottage presents rendered elevations beneath a slate tiled roof. The accommodation is arranged over two storeys offering Sitting Room with separate Dining Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room and Bathroom with WC. On the First Floor there are three Bedrooms with the Master Bedroom benefiting from an En-suite. Externally, there is off street parking for two vehicles, detached Garage and extensive, sunny aspect, side garden. The property would make an ideal principal residence or holiday home/ investment. The accommodation, with approximate dimensions, is more clearly identified on the accompanying floorplan, but comprises;

Entrance - Via wooden door to:

Entrance Porch - Windows to front and side, tiled floor and obscure glazed panel door into:

Sitting Room - Exposed original beam, part tiled wooden panelled walls, window to front with window seat and double panelled radiator. Stone fireplace, slate hearth with wood burning stove and wooden mantel. Built in wooden TV cabinet and feature cupboard. Door to Stairs rising First Floor (described later). Door to:

Dining Room - Exposed wooden beam, window to front, part tiled walls, single panelled radiator.

Internal Hallway - Exposed beams, under stairs storage, part panelled wall.

Bathroom - Obscure window to rear, fully tiled walls, panelled bath, electric shower over, wash hand basin, single panelled radiator and extractor fan.

Kitchen/ Breakfast Room - Window to rear, spotlights, farmhouse style Kitchen with floor units and wooden work surface, stainless steel sink drainer, floor to ceiling glass front cabinet, tiled splash backs, space for fridge/ freezer, oven, cupboard with window housing floor mounted oil boiler providing domestic hot water and heating for the property. Tiled flooring.

Rear Hall - Part tiled walls and window to side. Door to rear garden and door to:

Wc - Part tiled and wooden walls, obscure window to side, single panelled radiator, low level WC, wash hand basin and tiled floor.

First Floor -

Landing - Access to loft space and window to rear. Doors to:

Bedroom 1 - Window to front, part wooden panelled walls and single panelled radiator. Door to:

En-Suite - Part wooden panelled and tiled walls, shower cubicle, mains shower, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and single panelled radiator.

Bedroom 2 - Window to front and single panelled radiator.

Bedroom 3 - Window to rear and single panelled radiator.

Outside - Access via a five bar gate onto the driveway located at the side of property allowing off street parking for two vehicles. Rear courtyard ideal alfresco dining/ BBQs and enjoying the sunny aspect of the garden with water tap and oil tank. The gardens to the right of the property are enclosed by wooden panelled fencing, mainly laid to lawn with ease of maintenance in mind bordered by hedgerows, mature shrubs, trees and shed.

Garage - Detached with wooden double doors with light and power connected with window to side.

Services - Mains services, oil fired central heating.

Directions - From Bideford Quay with the River Torridge on your left hand side, proceed towards Torrington along the A386. Continue along this road entering the village of Landcross. Take the right hand turning signposted towards Holsworthy on the A388. Proceed along this road passing through the village of Saltrens. Continue along this road into Monkleigh. Shortly after the village signpost turn left on the right hand bend where the cottage can be found directly in front on the right.

Local Authority - Torridge District Council, Riverbank House, Bideford, North Devon, EX39 2QG. Tel: 01237 428700.

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

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Added on Rightmove:
17 July 2015


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