4 bedroom character property for sale

Shebbear

Sold STC £300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3/4 Bedroom Period Cottage
  • Original Character Features
  • Picturesque Rural Environment
  • Garage and Parking
  • Gardens, Paddocks and Fruit Orchard
  • Outbuildings
  • Short Drive To Village Amenities
  • Conveniently Located

Full description

CHARMING 3/4 bedroom PERIOD PROPERTY set within its own grounds of approximately 1.25 ACRES and located in a quiet RURAL HAMLET a short distance from the POPULAR village of Shebbear.

The current owners have ENJOYED this family home for over 20 years and have watched their children grow, enjoying the SAFETY AND SECURITY of their own LAND and enjoying a wide variety of animals that they have kept over the years, from Chickens to Goats and Sheep. Equally the land would suit those wishing to keep a Pony or Horse.

As a registered small holding there is an ideal opportunity for someone looking for a more idyllic lifestyle to enjoy the fruits of their labour and at the same time the benefits of living in this pretty part of the county. Easy access to Village amenities including County Primary School, Post office, Doctors surgery, general stores and Public House.

The highly regarded Shebbear College is located nearby delivering excellent private education and also offers a discount scheme to local residents with preparatory and secondary schooling.


LOCATION: 
Holsworthy, Torrington and Okehampton have their own primary and secondary schools. Each town also offers a traditional range of shopping and banking facilities and there are numerous public houses and restaurants within the general area, the nearest being 'The Devilstone Inn' at Shebbear.

PORCH: 
5' 0'' x 3' 8'' (1.52m x 1.12m)
Tiled walls and flooring. Access to the fuse board and meter.

ENTRANCE HALL: 
3' 1'' x 6' 0'' (0.94m x 1.83m)
Stairs to first floor. 'Tongue and groove' timber panels walls.

SITTING ROOM: 
10' 3'' x 13' 7'' (3.12m x 4.14m)

LIVING ROOM: 
13' 9'' x 13' 6'' (4.19m x 4.11m)
'Inglenook' fireplace with multi-fuel burner with slate hearth and bread oven (currently not in use). Original polished wooden flooring. Built in display cupboards and drawers for storage. Inset uPVC window to front with picturesque window seat. Part timber clad walls to dado level. Under the stairs is a full height arch with storage area.

GALLEY KITCHEN: 
15' 8'' x 6' 2'' (4.77m x 1.88m)
Range of base level cupboards. Work surface with stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap over. Built in cupboard housing oil fired boiler at the far end of the kitchen.

LARDER/UTILITY AREA: 
13' 10'' x 6' 4'' (4.21m x 1.93m)
Former dairy larder. Built in original slate shelving.

.. 
Stairs upto:-

DINING ROOM: 
12' 5'' x 8' 7'' (3.78m x 2.61m)
Part panelled walls to dado.

REAR PORCH: 
7' 10'' x 3' 2'' (2.39m x 0.96m)

... 
From the entrance hall stairs leading to:-

FIRST FLOOR LANDING: 
7' 4'' x 7' 8'' (2.23m x 2.34m) (max)
Access to loft space.

BEDROOM 1: 
9' 1'' x 13' 7'' (2.77m x 4.14m)
Built in wardrobe.

BEDROOM 2: 
10' 9'' x 13' 8'' (3.27m x 4.16m)
Built in wardrobes and shelving display units.

BEDROOM 3/STUDY: 
7' 5'' x 5' 11'' (2.26m x 1.80m)
Built in over head shelving.

INNER LANDING: 
10' 3'' x 6' 5'' (3.12m x 1.95m) (limited headroom)

BATHROOM: 
8' 3'' x 7' 1'' (2.51m x 2.16m)
Panelled bath with shower attachment over. Vanity sink unit. Low level WC. Airing cupboard housing immersion tank.

BEDROOM 4/STUDY: 
10' 6'' x 6' 11'' (3.20m x 2.11m) (max) (limited headroom)

OUTSIDE: 
To the front of the property is a useful drive offering parking for two cars and giving access to the:-

GARAGE: 
9' 6'' x 17' 4'' (2.89m x 5.28m)

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To the side of the parking area is a pretty and established Cottage style garden with well stocked flower beds.

STORAGE SHED: 
6' 2'' x 8' 9'' (1.88m x 2.66m) (max)
Attached to the side of the property.

....... 
To the rear is a paved patio area with a lovely pond suitable for Carp and Koi, surrounded by mature flower beds. Nearby is a wildlife pond, housing Newts, Tadpoles/Frogs and a variety of insects. This leads up to a useful timber shed, currently used as a workshop. Beyond this the main paddock opens up, previously housing a variety of livestock. Part way down is a further shed, previously used to house chickens overnight. There is a greenhouse, raised beds, and various storage sheds. There is also a variety of mature apple trees, plum trees, raspberry canes and assorted fruit bushes and raised vegetable beds.

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Both areas are bordered by mature trees and traditional raised hedges. To the right and rear of the garden is open farmland, to the left is the neighbouring property garden with a line of mature trees and shrubs giving complete privacy.

SERVICES: 
Mains electricity and water. Broadband connected. Private drainage.

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Added on Rightmove:
21 July 2015

Nearest station

  • Chapleton (13.5 mi)
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Miller Town & Country, Okehampton

Miller Town & Country, 2 Jacobs Pool House, 11 West Street, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 1HQ

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01837 354015 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Chapleton (13.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Miller Town & Country, Okehampton

Miller Town & Country, 2 Jacobs Pool House, 11 West Street, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 1HQ

01837 354015 Local call rate

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