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3 bedroom terraced house for sale

Higher Compton Barton, Compton, Marldon, Paignton

Offers in Excess of £300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed Barn Conversion
  • Entrance Vestibule
  • Cloakroom/wc
  • Open Plan Kitchen/Lounge/Dining Area
  • Kitchen Area with Integrated Appliances
  • Master Bedroom with En Suite Shower Room/Wc
  • 2 Further Double Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom/wc
  • Double Glazing
  • Oil Fired Central Heating

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Higher Compton Barton is a Grade II listed building believed to have been constructed between 1827 and 1831 and subsequently converted to form residential dwellings between 1997 and 1998. The well presented accommodation briefly comprises entrance vestibule, open plan lounge/dining room and kitchen with the kitchen being fitted with quality modern units

Family Bathroom/wc 
3.15m x 1.92m
Fitted with modern white suite comprising double ended panelled bath with central mixer taps and shower attachment. Wall mounted wash hand basin with three-quarter pedestal and low level wc with concealed cistern. Heated ladder style radiator, vaulted ceiling with feature exposed beams. Extractor fan, wall mounted light/shaver socket, built-in utility cupboard with space and plumbing for washing machine (this would allow a dishwasher in the kitchen) and space for condensing tumble dryer.

The development is approached via a private driveway. To enter the property you proceed under the archway which gives access to covered parking area for one car with most useful storage shed. This area also houses the oil tank. The property also has the added benefit of enjoying use of the large attractive communal courtyard area to the front which is laid to lawn with cobbled style driveways and cottage style gardens bordering. Feature Granary which is centrally located and the area enjoys some superb open views over the adjacent countryside. There is a private rear garden which is accessed via the lounge which opens up onto a timber decked patio with one step leading down to a further concreted patio area. The rear garden is slightly sloping and predominately laid largely to lawn with flower beds bordering stocked with an abundance of shrubs and bushes. There is a feature pergola and steps which gives access to the top of the garden where there is further flower (truncated)

Lounge/Dining Area 
5.17m x 4.88m
Feature fireplace with fitted wood burning stove, slate hearth and display mantle. Deep silled double glazed window with outlook to the front. Power points, TV aerial connection point and two radiators. French doors with access and outlook. Space for dining room table and chairs.

First Floor Landing 
Feature exposed beams, vaulted ceiling and radiator.

Bedroom One 
5.03m x 3.63m
Vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and A frame. Radiator, power points, full length double glazed window with outlook to the front communal courtyard. Door to ...

En Suite Shower Room/wc 
Fitted with modern white suite comprising double shower cubicle having independent wall mounted thermostatic shower and glazed shower screen. Complementary tiled surrounds, wall mounted wash hand basin with three-quarter pedestal, low level wc with concealed cistern. Heated ladder style radiator, extractor fan, light/shaver socket, feature exposed beam.

Bedroom Two 
4.03m x 2.65m
Full length double glazed window with outlook over the rear garden and adjacent open fields. Vaulted ceiling with feature exposed beams. Radiator, wall light points, power points, built-in wardrobe with hanging rails and shelving.

Bedroom Three 
2.8m x 2.4m
Full length double glazed window with outlook to the front towards the communal courtyard. Radiator, power points, feature exposed beamed ceiling, access to loft space.

Front door opening to ...

Entrance Vestibule 
Tiled floor. Inner front door opening to ...

Low level wc with concealed cistern, wall mounted wash hand basin with tiled splashback and radiator. Built-in airing cupboard housing the oil fired boiler supplying domestic hot water and central heating. Pressurised Megaflow hot water cylinder.

Open Plan Kitchen/Lounge/Dining Area 
8.63m x 5.13m

Kitchen Area 
3.83m x 3.57m
Fitted with modern shaker style units comprising inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with single drainer and mixer taps over. Modern granite effect roll edged work surface over fitted floor cupboard and drawer units with matching wall mounted cupboards over. Inset four ring electric halogen hob with extractor over and built-in electric double oven. Space for microwave, complementary tiled surrounds, power points, sunken spotlighting, wood laminate flooring, integrated fridge and freezer. Space and plumbing for either washing machine or dishwasher. Complementary tiled surrounds, deep silled double glazed window with outlook over the rear garden. Stairs rising to first floor. Radiator, built-in understairs storage cupboard.

Agents Note 
There is a management company, run by the residents, that has been set up to deal with the communal area i.e. lighting and gardens. There is a £540 per annum management charge which is payable in 4 quarterly instalments. The property is also serviced by a septic tank and also the management charges cover the cost of emptying the septic tank.

Council Tax Band 

Local Authority 
South Hams District Council

Higher Compton Barton occupies a secluded rural setting but is conveniently located on the edge of Paignton and Torquay with easy access to the Ring Road linking to the South Devon link road (Kingskerswell by-pass currently under construction) which connects Newton Abbot and Exeter. It is also within close proximity to Torquay boys and girls grammar schools and the out of town retail park known as The Willows. There is a definite community atmosphere to the development with regular social events organised by the residents ( Compton Castle is located within the village and is a National Trust property, Church House Inn at Marldon is within a pleasant 20 minute walk and there is a local garden centre. The property is surrounded by beautiful rolling countryside offering much peace and tranquillity.

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20 October 2015

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