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5 bedroom house for sale

East Street, South Molton, Devon, EX36

Guide Price £395,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Features
  • Sash Shuttered Windows
  • High Ceilings etc
  • 3 large reception rooms
  • Kitchen leading out onto courtyard
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Garage with Workshop to rear
  • Lovely sized enclosed Garden
  • Accessible to town amenities

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A most attractive and versatile Grade II Listed five bedroomed Georgian style Townhouse conveniently located within walking distance of the town centre with delightful large enclosed gardens and a detached garage/workshop. EPC=exempt


The sale of 38 East Street represents a rare opportunity to acquire an imposing and elegant end terrace residence which provides a fine example of a period townhouse believed to date from the Georgian era.
The house is Grade II listed being of historic and architectural importance and is believed to date from the 1820's exhibiting many period features including large sash and shuttered windows, high ceilings, ornate fireplaces, ceiling cornicing and roses and deep skirting boards, whilst also benefiting from gas fired central heating.

The well proportioned and adaptable charming accommodation briefly comprises, on the ground floor an entrance hall with staircase rising to the first floor, a lovely large sitting room with ornate fireplace, dining room also with fireplace, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, and additional large living room with woodburning stove. On the first floor are five good sized double bedrooms two with wash hand basins, together with a family bathroom, separate shower room and separate cloakroom.
Situated to the rear of the property is a useful detached garage/workshop and an attractive enclosed courtyard garden which leads up to a lovely large elevated lawned garden.

38 East Street represents a most attractive period townhouse occupying an extremely convenient location towards the eastern outskirts of South Molton, within a few minutes walk of the local shops, banks, schools and other amenities. Barnstaple and Tiverton are both easily accessible via the A361 North Devon link and offer a wider range of facilities, together with further schooling and entertainments. Exeter is within 40 minutes travelling distance, whilst Junction 27 of the M5 motorway and Tiverton Parkway Station are both approximately 30 minutes distant providing fast access to the rest of the country. International airports are available at Exeter and Bristol.
The market town of South Molton is located just to the south of Exmoor and is surrounded by delightful countryside offering a wide range of recreational pursuits including miles of walks, riding and cycling both on the moor itself and in the neighbouring environment. Fishing can be enjoyed on the rivers Taw, Torridge and Mole and the dramatic North Devon coastline is within 40 minutes travelling distance with a variety of locations ranging from quiet bays and coves such as Lee Bay and Woody Bay to the renowned surfing beaches of Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton Sands. Golf courses may be found at Tiverton and Barnstaple, together with Links courses at Saunton Sands and Westward Ho!

Situated to the rear of the property and accessed off East Street, a vehicular access to the side leads to the detached Garage with wide sliding doors and power and light connected. To the rear of the garage is a further Workshop/Store with windows to side and also with power and light connected. Personnel door to the rear courtyard and further gated pedestrian access to the side. The vendors currently park vehicles on the access lane to the side which leads from East Street to Deans Lane and further on road unrestricted parking is available to the front of the property.
Adjoining the side and rear elevations is an attractive cobbled cottage style courtyard garden enjoying a good degree of privacy and seclusion, with pretty raised flower beds and bordered with further raised flower and shrub beds. Slate steps with hand rail lead up to an elevated large principally level lawned garden which is fully enclosed and again enjoys a good degree of privacy and seclusion, enclosed by natural stone walling. Mature apple and pine trees, former Pond and being elevated the gardens enjoys lots of natural light throughout the day.
Situated at the rear of the garden is a Pergola with paved area below and adjoining is a useful Garden Store Shed approximately 8' x 7'9" (2.45m x 2.37m) of stone and brick construction beneath a corrugated roof, with window, power and light connected.
The gardens are a particularly attractive feature of the property, ideal for children, pets or outdoor entertaining.

Ground Floor 

Entrance Hall 
with a lovely mosaic tiled Victorian style floor which continues through to the rear entrance hallway with an elegant staircase with curved timber bannister rising to the first floor.

Sitting Room 
a lovely large room with picture rail, timber cornicing and ceiling rose. Large attractive single bay sash window to the front complete with timber shutters, and feature chimney breast housing an open fireplace with solid marble mantelpiece and surround with a tiled hearth and border, and two storage recesses to either side.

Dining Room 
of a similar size, with exposed timber floor boards and matching sash window to the front, also with timber shutters. Further chimney breast housing an inset Jetmaster multi-fuel stove, attractive marble surround and tiled hearth, arched recesses to either side, small ceiling rose and picture rail.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
with half glazed timber double doors opening onto the rear gardens, two Velux skylight windows, timber panelling to dado height and tiled flooring. The kitchen area comprises a range of timber fronted base cupboard and drawer units with a slate effect roll top work surface over and glass panelled splashback. Space and plumbing for dish washer, built-in stainless steel sink with mixer tap over and drainer to side. Two matching wall cupboards, fitted shelving and space for upright fridge/freezer. Timber tongue and grooved panelled ceiling with down lighters.

Rear Hall 
with under stairs storage cupboard and providing access to a useful...

Utility Room 
with window to the side, wall mounted Glow Worm gas fired boiler providing central heating and hot water. Space for tumble dryer and space and plumbing for washing machine. Fitted work surface with butler style ceramic sink and storage recess.

Living Room 
with two windows and door leading out to the enclosed courtyard garden. Stone fireplace complete with a multi-fuel stove set on a slate hearth with oak beam above and timber effect laminate flooring.

First Floor 

Split Landing 

Upper Landing 
with high level cupboard leading into the loft space and further loft access. Tall timber window between the ground and first floor.

Bedroom 1 
a lovely large room with attractive sash window to the front.

Bedroom 2 
a good sized double bedroom also with sash window to the front.

Bedroom 5 
a double room also with sash window.

Family Bathroom 
comprising a panelled bath with brass taps, obscure timber window to the side, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC and airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder with slatted shelving above.

Separate Cloakroom 
entered from the upper landing, with a low level WC, wall mounted wash hand basin and window to the side.

Rear Landing 
with access to additional loft space.

Bedroom 3 
a good sized double room with large attractive sash window to the side and built-in wardrobe cupboard. Wall mounted wash hand basin.

Bedroom 4 
also a double room with large sash window to the side and wall mounted wash hand basin.

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Situated at the end of the rear landing is a useful...

Shower Room 
fitted with a shower cubicle with tiled surround, Gainsborough electric shower unit and window to the side.

Outside 
Situated to the rear of the property and accessed off East Street, a vehicular access to the side leads to the detached Garage with wide sliding doors and power and light connected. To the rear of the garage is a further Workshop/Store with windows to side and also with power and light connected. Personnel door to the rear courtyard and further gated pedestrian access to the side. The vendors currently park vehicles on the access lane to the side which leads from East Street to Deans Lane and further on road unrestricted parking is available to the front of the property. Adjoining the side and rear elevations is an attractive cobbled cottage style courtyard garden enjoying a good degree of privacy and seclusion, with pretty raised flower beds and bordered with further raised flower and shrub beds. Slate steps with hand rail lead up to an elevated large principally level lawned garden which is fully enclosed and again enjoys a good degree of privacy and seclusion, encl (truncated)

Services 
Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are connected to the property.

Outgoings 
North Devon Council Tax Band D, together with the usual service and environmental charges.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 December 2016

Nearest station

  • King's Nympton (6.6 mi)
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23 Broad Street, South Molton, EX36 3AQ

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01769 757009 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • King's Nympton (6.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Greenslade Taylor Hunt, South Molton

23 Broad Street, South Molton, EX36 3AQ

01769 757009 Local call rate

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