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Property Description

Key features

  • Hall
  • Sitting Room
  • Kitchen-Dining Room
  • Two First Floor Bedrooms
  • Very Large Loft Bedroom
  • Outside Store
  • Delightful Timber Deck Overlooking The River Ashburn

Full description

81 North Street is a spacious Grade II Listed wedge shaped cottage probably dating from the late eighteenth or early nineteenth century and positioned within a level walk of the town and its amenities.

The accommodation is arranged over three floors and incorporates many characterful features including stone fireplaces, slate and wood floors, wooden interior doors and exposed timber roof supports. A particular feature is the second floor attic "loft" room which is light and airy. For comfort, there is a modern gas fired central heating system.

Outside, at the rear of the property there is a delightful wooden sun deck which directly overlooks the River Ashburn and a path leads along the rear of the property to a useful stone store attached to the far end of the cottage, and with a pedestrian access gate into North Street.

Ashburton is a thriving town with interesting shops and excellent local amenities. It lies within the southern boundary of Dartmoor National Park and just off the A38 which links the two Devon cities of Exeter and Plymouth. The wide open spaces of the moor are just a five minute car journey away.

Bedroom 2 
about 11'2" x 8'4" with window to the front aspect. Exposed wooden floor boards. Radiator. Ceiling light point.

a good sized room with traditional white suite comprising bath with solid wood side panel, wash hand basin, low level WC with wood seat. Exposed wooden floor boards. Radiator with wooden shelf over. Two windows to the rear aspect. Built-in storage cupboard with solid wood doors and plumbing for washing machine.

On the Second Floor 

Attic Bedroom 
about 32’ x 14'6" average width. An impressive room with exposed oak roof trusses. Exposed stone work to three walls and wooden panelling. Two radiators. Window to the front aspect overlooking North Street. Two windows to the rear aspect overlooking the river. Three ceiling light points. Exposed wooden floor boards.

Wooden deck at rear of property overlooking the river about 16'10'' x 5'6'' Path running along the rear of the property overlooking the river with pedestrian gate to North Street and stone store, 13'6'' x 5'6'' average width, attached to the side of the property with loft storage space, also with a door leading to North Street.

From the centre of Ashburton proceed into North street. Continue along North Street past the shops, and number 81 will be found on the left hand side of the road before you reach Great Bridge.

Entrance Hall 
with slate flooring. Wood panelling to dado height. Electric meter and fuse box to wall. Glazed patterned door at rear to WALK-OUT WOODEN BALCONY DECK. Wooden door opening to staircase to first floor and doors off to

Sitting Room 
about 16'1" at most x 9'4" average measurements (irregular shape) with open fireplace with exposed stone chimney breast and wood-burning stove. Slate flooring. Window to the front aspect with window seat. Window to the rear aspect overlooking the river. Radiator. Ceiling light point. Telephone point. Understairs storage cupboard.

Kitchen-Dining Room 
about 14'10" x 10'9" (irregular shape) with slate flooring. Built-in cream coloured solid wood cupboards with oak worktops over and circular stainless steel sink. Built-in electric oven and four burner gas hob with filter hood over. Open fireplace (not in current use) with wood lintel. Wall mounted gas fired combination boiler for hot water/central heating. Window to front aspect with window seat. Radiator. Window to rear aspect overlooking the river.

On the First Floor 

with window to rear aspect. Exposed wooden floor boards. Wooden door with staircase to the second floor.

Bedroom 1 
an irregular shaped room with overall measurements of about 16’3” x 10'2" with window to the front aspect. Open fireplace. Exposed wooden floor boards. Radiator. Ceiling light point. Open fronted hanging area.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 July 2016


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