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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Meeth, Okehampton, EX20

Offers in Excess of £500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Approx 5.5 Acres
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Two Bedroom Annexe
  • 40' Barn
  • Far Reaching Views
  • Village Location
  • Late 18Th Century

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
Set amidst rolling countryside within grounds of approximately 5.5 acres this four bedroom home and small holding with a two bedroom annexe lies on the edge of a popular village which benefits from a local pub. The property dates in parts to the late eighteenth century and offers flexible, well-proportioned accommodation. The annexe has been used at times as further family accommodation and bed & breakfast. The land is well drained, is used mainly as pasture and benefits from a 40' barn with separate vehicular access. The main residence has uPVC doors and windows throughout and comprises: hallway, living room, dining room, 28' kitchen/breakfast room, garden room, rear porch/bootroom, four bedrooms and bathroom. The annexe comprises: open plan living/kitchen area, two double bedrooms and wet room. In addition there is a garage, utility room/cloak room and workshop. Formal gardens lie adjacent to the property and have several shrub borders and fruit trees. The current owners keep ducks and chickens and there are several areas dedicated to this. The property would be an ideal small holding, a fantastic home for a keen gardener or for equestrian use.

uPVC door, leading to porch with windows to both sides and stone window seats. Traditional wooden door with etched glass arched detail leads to:

Stairs to first floor, doors to reception rooms.

Living Room
14'7" x 13'7"
A cosy yet spacious room with a multi fuel stove set in a stone fireplace with bressumer beam above, deep set window with a window seat overlooking the front gardens. Television point. Radiator.

Dining Room
!4'6" x 12'2"
A bespoke handmade fire surround with cast iron inset and slate hearth creates a striking focal point of the room. A front aspect deep set window also has window seat . Radiator. Double doors lead to:

Kitchen / Breakfast
28' x 7'3"
This spacious open plan kitchen/breakfast room is very much the heart of the home, fitted with solid wood country style base and wall units with turned upright detailing and several glazed display cabinets. Rangemaster 90 dual fuel range cooker with cooker hood over. Space for fridge freezer. Stainless steel 1 1/2 bowl sink and drainer. uPVC window to rear. Large understairs cupboard/pantry.
The spacious breakfast area is open to the kitchen and has a window overlooking the formal gardens and another looking into the garden room. Radiator.

Garden Room
16' x 10'2"
The garden room is a useful space with a wide uPVC window overlooking the rear and further uPVC window to side. A door leads to the rear area. A practical area with stone floor and stone low level sink ideal for muddy boots after a long walk!
The Garden Room also provides a link to the annexe.

Rear Lobby
Accessed from the garden room and leading to the formal gardens.

A wide staircase leads from the hallway to the landing. Doors to all first floor rooms. Loft access. Large airing cupboard.

Bedroom One
14'5" x 12'2"
The window gives fantastic views over the front gardens and the surrounding countryside. Two radiators.

Bedroom Two
15'4" x 9'5"
A further double bedroom with far reaching views. Two radiators.

Bedroom Three
8'8" x 7'3"
This rear aspect room has a feature exposed beam and window to rear. Radiator.

Bedroom Four
8'1" x 7'5"
This bedroom also has fantastic views. window. Radiator.

14'8" x 7'6"
A spacious bathroom with a panel enclosed, fully tiled around with Calypso electric shower over and mixer tap with shower attachment. Pedestal wash hand basin. Low level W.C. A side aspect window gives a fantastic view from the comfort of the bath! Further window to rear. Feature beam. Radiator


Annex Living Room
21'8" x 11'4"
The open plan living area is light and bright with a wood burning stove, uPVC windows to both sides and separate door to the rear. The kitchen has a range of base and wall units with stainless steel sink and drainer, space for fridge freezer, space and plumbing for washing machine and space for cooker.

Annex Bathroom
This wet room has a Triton electric shower, low level W.C. pedestal wash hand basin, windows to side & rear. Wall mounted electric heater.

Annex Hallway
A rear hallway leads to the two bedrooms and also has a door to the gardens.

Annex Bedroom One
9' x 8'5"
A double bedroom with window overlooking the rear area.

Annex Bedroom Two
11'4" x 9'
A further double bedroom with windows to two sides.

15'8" x 11'5"
An up and over door leads to this good size garage with power and light.

Utility Room
11'3" x 8'3"
Accessed from the rear area. Stainless steel single bowl sink and drainer. Low level W.C. Several base and wall units. Window to side.


Front Garden
Double gates lead to a sweeping gravel driveway which provides off road parking for several cars. The driveway leads to the back of the property to the rear area giving access to the garage and further parking. The front gardens are fully enclosed with many mature shrubs and trees. Laid to mainly to lawn.

Rear Garden
The formal garden area is laid mainly to lawn with mature shrubs and trees. A productive vegetable and fruit garden provides a wide range of produce. There are several small ponds for the ducks kept by the current owners and a number of fruit trees form a small orchard. The garden is very private and overlooks the surrounding countryside.
There is a useful workshop and green house.

The formal gardens are surrounded by land belonging to the property. The ground is quite free draining and surrounded by natural hedging.
40' x 26'
An open fronted barn provides ideal storage and has separate vehicular access. There is a hard standing area around the barn and several chicken coops.
A rain harvesting system provides water for the garden and animals.
A 4kw solar panel system on the barn roof creates an income and free energy during daylight hours.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 June 2015


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