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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Merton, Okehampton, EX20

Offers in Excess of £530,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Brand New Home
  • Detached House
  • Far Reaching Views
  • High Specification
  • Fabulous Live-In Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Three Receptions
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Three Bathrooms
  • Backing On To Fields
  • Garage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
An exceptional brand new 5 bedroom detached home with fabulous views and a stunning open plan live-in kitchen/dining room with double height windows and bi-fold doors. Constructed to the highest specification with great attention to detail, this property is located on a quite private lane close to the centre of this popular village which benefits from a well regarded primary school, a village pub, garage and church. There are a number of local groups and a strong sense of community. Okehampton is a short drive and offers 3 supermarkets, including Waitrose and a range of independent shops. Torrington lies to the north and the rugged North Devon Coast just beyond. Exeter and the M5 are approximately 40 miles distant. The property has an attractive light and bright entrance hall, the living room has a wood burning stove set into the chimney wall, there is a family room/study and boiler room. The live in kitchen/dining room has waxed oak floors and offers ample space for entertaining and relaxing. The kitchen has been well fitted with contemporary high gloss grey units and fully integrated appliances. A central island and breakfast bar continues the sociable character of the room. There is also a utility room, boiler/boot room and cloakroom to the ground floor. An oak staircase with glass and steel balustrading leads to a large landing which has a gallery also of glass and oak overlooking the dining area. The dual aspect master bedroom lies to the rear to make the most of the stunning views. There are 5 double bedrooms one of which has a mezzanine, perfect for a hobby space of teenage den. The 2 en suites and family bathroom have been fitted to a high standard with overized shower heads, waterfall taps and built in storage. Outside there is non-slip decking with gardens backing onto fields. The double garage has power and light and useful loft storage.

Entrance Hall
The hallway is very light and bright. Accessed from a deep covered porch with oak supports. Fully glazed powder coated double glazed door with full length windows leads to hall. Contemporary oak stair case with glass balustrading leads to first floor.

Boot Room
A good storage room for boots and shoes and coats, and the warmth of the tank and controls for underfloor heating keep everything warm and dry. Window to side. Slate floor.

Cloak Room
Accessed from the hall. Wash hand basin with waterfall tap. Low level W.C. Window to side. Slate flooring

Family Room
A flexible rooom ideal as a study/home office or as a play room. Window to side

Living Room
Wide sliding doors lead to the decking. Further window to side. A contemporary wood burning stove is set into the chimney at mid height with slate tiled recess beneath to store logs, a striking focal point for the room. 2 x television/satellite points gives flexibility.

Dining Area
The stunning open plan space is more than a dining area! With a vaulted ceiling, double height windows, further full length windows and triple bi fold doors and French doors leading onto the decking, all giving fabulous far reaching views over the surrounding countryside it really does have the "wow" factor and is the place you will want to spend all your time. Ample space to create a relaxed seating area and room for a large table and chairs creating a sociable "live-in" kitchen/dining room. The flooring is oak with a stylish waxed finish.

A contemporary kitchen fitted with a range of high gloss grey base and wall units with square edge work surfaces over and brushed steel splash back. It is open plan to the dining area and has a large central island with breakfast bar which also houses a Samsung touch control halogen hob with Bosch electric oven beneath, and a brushed steel cyndrical cooker hood above, making this the hub of the kitchen. Designed to cater for even the most serious of cooks there is a further Bosch eye level double oven. Integrated full height fridge and freezer. Built in dishwasher. The ample worktop space and cupboards including a pull out larder cupboard allows for a wide range of gadgets for those who need a helping hand in the kitchen. Charcoal 11/2 bowl sink and drainer with extending tap over. Wide window to front.

Utility Room
Fitted with a good range of grey high gloss base and wall units with square edge work surface over. 1 1/2 bowl charcoal sink with mixer tap over. Space for 2 under counter appliances. Brushed steel splash back. Windows to front and side. Full length glazed door to rear.

Galleried Landing
A large landing with waxed oak flooring. Velux windows overlook the rear and glazed balustrade overlooks the dining area and the double height windows from this area create a light and airy space which would lend itself to an extra study or library area. Linen cupboard. Loft access.

Master Bedroom
A spacious dual aspect room with windows to side and rear giving views across the valley. Telephone and television points.

Master En-suite
The double shower cubicle has striking black marble effect laminate panels. Square over sized shower head with matching hand held shower. Wash hand basin with cupboard beneath and waterfall tap over. low level W.C. Heated towel rail. Tiled flooring. Window to side. Illuminated mirror.

Bedroom Two
With views over the surrounding countryside to the front. Built in wardrobe. Television point.

Corner shower cubicle with square oversized shower head and hand held shower. Wash hand basin with cupboard beneath and waterfall tap over. low level W.C. Heated towel rail. Tiled flooring. Illuminated mirror,

Bedroom Three
Window with views to the rear over the neighbouring fields to the surrounding countryside. 2 x television points.

Bedroom Four
A side aspect room with window overlooking gardens. Television point.

Bedroom Five
An unusual room, ideal as a work/hobby area or teenage bolt hole. Window to front and velux to side. Staircase to mezzanine level which has a recess with television point.

Family Bathroom
Fitted to the same high standard but with double end bath with free standing taps. Large shower cubicle with black marble effect laminate panels and mains fed shower, low level W.C. Wash hand basin with cupboards beneath. Tiled floor. Heated towel rail. Window to side. Tiled flooring. Illuminated mirror. Storage recess.

A 1 3/4 size garage. Up and over door. Pedestrian door to side and window to rear. Power and light.

There is parking for several cars to the front which is bordered by a traditional wall. The rear garden has a non-slip low maintenance decking in grey which co-ordinates with the grey powder coated double glazed windows and doors. It is perfect for al fresco dining and with the bi-fold and sliding doors to the living areas really brings the outside in.
The remainder of the garden is laid to lawn and backs onto fields with views right across th valley.

General Information
There is underfloor heating to the ground floor and radiators to the first and it is air sourced.
All internal doors are solid oak.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 June 2016


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