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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Littleham, Bideford, Devon, EX39

Sold STC £395,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Moorhead Cottage, built circa 1751, occupies an elevated position adjoining open fields, with panoramic views from Exmoor to Dartmoor and round to Hartland Point. On the edge of the sought after rural village of Littleham, it is only a few miles from Bideford Town and provides rural peace and quiet without feeling isolated.
The property is tastefully presented inside and retains some delightful original features including an open stone fireplace with bread oven and beamed ceilings. Because many of the cottage-style rooms are double aspect, there is plenty of natural light inside and some delightful far reaching countryside views outside. A particular feature, is the self-contained one bedroom ground floor annexe, which could be ideal for a number of uses or be incorporated into the main accommodation.

The ground floor accommodation provides a kitchen with modern matching eye level and base units with an integrated 4 ring electric
hob with extractor hood, double electric ovens and space for a washing machine and dish washer. There is a sitting room, a dining
room, a useful study, a cloakroom and a door to the annexe. The annexe has a sitting room, a kitchen with modern units, a bedroom
and a modern shower room, there is also a separate door to outside. On the first floor, are four bedrooms including the master bedroom,
which has a dressing room with built in wardrobes and an en suite shower room, there is also a family bathroom.

The surrounding gardens consist of a level lawned area on the northern side of about 75' x 25' with a hedge boundary and established borders. There is an area of lawn at the back with far reaching views over open fields and a patio garden on the southern side with 2 wooden garden sheds. At the front, is parking space for a number of cars and access to an integral single garage with a useful loft area above which offers scope for additional accommodation subject to consent.

Close to the house to the north, is a separate plot of land of approximately 1/8 acre with a single garage with parking space in front.
From Bideford Quay, with the river on your left hand side, proceed on the A386 towards Torrington and just before Landcross, turn right signposted to Littleham, Parkham and Buckland Brewer. Continue on this road and turn right just after the post box and phone box. Drive up the hill and the property is at the top, on the left.

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22 March 2016


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