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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Back Lane, North Molton, South Molton, Devon, EX36

Sold STC £295,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Very Popular Traditional Village
  • Easily Accessible Location
  • Close to Exmoor National Park
  • Individual Detached Period Cottage
  • Large Private Garden
  • Excellent Off Road Parking
  • 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Many Period Features
  • Radiator Central Heating

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This very attractive grade II listed DETACHED PERIOD COTTAGE is situated just off the historic main square and it is within easy walking distance of all the village amenities.

With the benefits of oil fired RADIATOR CENTRAL HEATING, the accommodation has been tastefully modernised over the years but it has retained many original features.

On the GROUND FLOOR there is a spacious LIVING ROOM with an attractive entrance door, a full height stone fireplace housing a wood burning stove, exposed beams, wall lights, a radiator, built in original cupboards and built in book shelves and base cupboards. There is a SEPARATE DINING ROOM with two arched recesses, a radiator, wall lights and a large 4 section built in cupboard.

To the rear of the cottage there is a FITTED KITCHEN with a Rangemaster built in cooker with propane gas and electric ovens, a gas hob and an extractor hood over, 2 windows and 2 Velux windows, a built in stainless steel sink, plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher, a good range of drawer and cupboard base units, an extensive range of eye level wall units including glass fronted units, extensively tiled wall surfaces, a tiled floor and a radiator. From the kitchen there is access to the REAR HALL with a radiator, exposed beams, cloak hooks, a boiler cupboard, a staircase to the first floor and a part glazed door to the garden.

On the FIRST FLOOR there is a LANDING with a window and radiator, BEDROOM 1 has good views, 2 windows, a radiator and wall lights. BEDROOM 2 has good views and a radiator, BEDROOM 3 has an exposed beam, wall lights and a radiator. There is a fully tiled BATHROOM with a white suite comprising a panelled bath having a folding screen and an electric shower over, a close coupled wc, wash basin, an extractor fan and a radiator. Also there is a SEPARATE SHOWER ROOM with a double shower base, sliding glass doors, tiled wall surfaces and thermostatic shower, a wash basin, a wc, a ladder style radiator and an extractor fan.

OUTSIDE there is a very pretty small forecourt garden with railings and to the side timber gates give access to a large tarmac PARKING AREA with space for a boat/caravan and a tall timber frame CAR PORT 14' 10" x 10'6". The REAR GARDEN is very private, there is a sheltered paved patio, a useful TIMBER STORE SHED 14'10" x 10'6" with electric power and light. The main garden is arranged on 2 levels with lawns interspaced with flower and shrub beds and various ornamental trees. There are a number of outside lights and an oil storage tank.

Known as the 'Gateway to Exmoor' with the eastern edge of the Village being less than a mile from the National Park, North Molton is a picturesque and traditional Village with a thriving community. The Village has good amenities including a post office/store, 2 public houses, a modern primary school, a garage, a historic church and a large sports hall/community centre.

The Village is just over 2 miles from the North Devon link road (A361) which provides a quick route to the regional centre of Barnstaple (12 miles) and the M5 and the National rail links at Tiverton (18 miles). The busy market town of South Molton is just over 3 miles distant and it provides a complete range of amenities including a supermarket, shops, 4 banks, 2 health centres, a twice weekly market and schools for all age ranges.
From our office leave The Square via East Street and take the first left into Station Road. Follow this road up to the junction with the A361 (North Devon link road). Cross over the link road and turn immediately left signed North Molton. Stay on this road and on entering the village you will see the garage on the left. Take the first left turn immediately after the garage into Back Lane and Harris's House is on the left just before joining the main square.

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Added on Rightmove:
21 July 2015


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