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4 bedroom bungalow for sale

Lower Park, Umberleigh, Devon, EX37

Sold STC £335,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Edge of Popular Village
  • Exceptional Rural Views
  • Easily Accessible Location
  • Very Spacious Detached Bungalow
  • No Upward Chain
  • 17ft Living Room
  • 15ft Fitted Kitchen/Dining Room
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Ensuite & Bathroom
  • 22ft Garage & Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This very impressive DETACHED BUNGALOW is set in a small group of varying style high quality bungalows which enjoy an elevated location on the very edge of this easily accessible and popular rural village.

With good PARKING and a LARGE GARAGE this attractive bungalow enjoys an exceptional position with far reaching unbroken views over the unspoilt countryside of the Taw Valley.

The accommodation is light and very spacious and it has the benefits of oil fired RADIATOR CENTRAL HEATING, UPVc DOUBLE GLAZING, UPVc SOFFITS and FACIAS, panelled internal doors with brass furniture, coved ceilings and built in wardrobes in two of the bedrooms.

The accommodation comprises an ENTRANCE PORCH with UPVc double glazing, a UPVc entrance door, a tiled floor, and an inner part glazed door and slide screen to an 18ft ENTRACNE HALL with a large cloaks cupboard and a hatch and ladder to a part boarded roof void.

Off the hall there is a very impressive double aspect LIVING ROOM with outstanding views, an ornate moulded timber and marble fire surround with an electric fire and a TV point.

There is a large well fitted KITCHEN/DINING ROOM with a stainless steel sink, a good range of drawer and cupboard base units and eye level wall cupboards including glazed wall cabinets, part tiled wall surfaces, a powder blue oil fired 'Rayburn' cook/heat range and a 'Grant' oil fired boiler and either one of these can be used to provide hot water and central heating. There is plumbing for a dishwasher, a tiled floor, a centre light, eyeball spotlights and good views. There is a door to a UTILITY/STORE with a tiled floor, plumbing for a washing machine, shelving and space for a fridge/freezer. There is also a door to the REAR PORCH with a tiled floor, cloak hooks, a UPVc double glazed door to the garden and a door to a SEPARATE WC with a pedestal basin and a close coupled wc.

There are 4 BEDROOMS, bedroom 1 has good views and a large ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM with extensively tiled walls, a white suite comprising a close coupled wc, a glazed and tiled corner shower cubicle with a thermostatic shower, a built in wash basin having drawers and cupboards under, a ladder style radiator and an extractor fan. Bedroom 2 has a 2 double built in wardrobes, bedroom 3 has a built in wardrobe and a pedestal basin with a tiled splashback and bedroom 4 is currently used as a STUDY and has a good range of built in shelving and base cupboards.

There is a FAMILY BATHROOM with extensively tiled wall surfaces, a white suite comprising a panelled bath with a folding glazed shower screen and thermostatic power shower, a close coupled wc, a wash basin and an airing cupboard.

OUTSIDE a tarmac drive provides parking and access to a built under GARAGE 22'3" x 12' with an up and over door, electric strip lighting and power points, and a cold water tap. There is access via steps or a gently sloping side path to the main entrance. There is a large paved patio which enjoys fine views and the front garden has been landscaped and terraced and planted with a wide variety of ornamental shrubs for ease of maintenance.

To the lower side of the bungalow there is a large level lawn inset with various shrubs and an apple tree and there is a gate and gently sloping path to the rear of the bungalow. To the higher side of the bungalow there is a paved path and a patio/drying area, a modern oil storage tank and raised flower and shrub beds.

The bungalow is within easy reach of the village amenities which include a pub, primary school, village hall and a station on the Barnstaple to Exeter 'Tarka Line' which provides mainline connections at Exeter.

Umberleigh is approximately 7 miles equidistant from the regional centre of Barnstaple with its shopping centre, leisure centre, out of town superstores, schools and college, and the busy market town of South Molton with its twice weekly market, 4 banks, schools for all age ranges and access to the North Devon Link Road (A361) which provides a quick route to Tiverton and the M5.

The area offers a wide range of outdoor pursuits including walking, horse riding, cycling, fishing on the Mole and Taw and golf at Libbaton, Saunton and the nearby High Bullen Country Hotel and leisure complex.
From our office leave The Square via Barnstaple Street and take the first left into West Street signed Umberleigh (B3227). On entering the village turn left just before going over the bridge signed Warkleigh. Stay on this road and after a short distance, Rivermead will be seen on the left handside.

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01 August 2017


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