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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Silverton, Exeter, Devon, EX5

Sold STC £300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Extremely popular village
  • Beautifully refurbished
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms (1 en suite)
  • Charming enclosed garden
  • Single garage

Full description

A beautifully presented period cottage with a charming garden in the heart of a sought after village. Sitting / dining room, kitchen / breakfast room, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 en suite). Garden. Garage. EPC Band E.

Situation - Silverton has a thriving community plus an excellent range of local facilities including an award winning butchers / delicatessen / village store, two pubs, community hall and church. There is also a health centre and primary school (Ofsted - good) plus a number of societies and sporting clubs. Just over two miles away is the National Trust owned Killerton House with its extensive parkland open for walking and horse riding. The village lies just nine miles up the valley of the River Exe from the beautiful university and cathedral city of Exeter, with the town of Tiverton, renowned for Blundell's School, lying eight miles to the north.

Description - Cowslip Cottage is a charming period home, tucked away off Fore Street, within walking distance of the main facilities of Silverton. This stylish cottage has been beautifully renovated by the current owners creating a bright and welcoming home. The accommodation is arranged with three bedrooms, two bathrooms (1 en suite), sitting room and kitchen. To the side of the cottage is a patio area with the main enclosed south facing garden just a few steps away on the opposite side of the lane. There is also a single garage located at the end of this charming cul-de-sac.

Accommodation - The current owners use the side door as the main entrance to the cottage, via the patio courtyard. This stable door leads into a stunning contemporary kitchen, enjoying a front aspect window, arranged with matching base and wall units, a Labradorite granite worktop, an integrated dishwasher and microwave oven, with space for a range-style cooker, American-style fridge freezer and washing machine. The kitchen is finished with attractive limestone floor tiles. An internal stained glass door opens to a spacious sitting room with a front aspect bay window and the front door to the cottage. This inviting room has revealed beams, a gas-fed burner, engineered oak flooring and extensive storage beneath the stairs.

Up the stairs is a feature wall of revealed beams leading to the first floor landing, which provides an airing cupboard housing the boiler and is fitted with slatted shelving. Bedroom 1 has a front aspect window with a built-in wardrobe and a stylish en suite providing a shower cubicle, wc, basin, heated towel rail and built-in cupboards. Bedroom 2 has a front aspect window with window seat storage and a loft hatch. Bedroom 3 has a front aspect window. The contemporary family bathroom is arranged with a bath with shower over, wc, basin and a heated towel rail.

Outside - To the right of the cottage is a paved patio area which is currently used for access into the property. Across the narrow lane is a wonderful south facing garden enclosed with timber fencing and walling. The garden provides a section of lawn with flower borders, a pear and apple tree, along with a delightful paved patio area perfect for al fresco dining.
Towards the end of this cul-de-sac is a block of five garages to which Cowslip Cottage is allocated the middle garage, a single garage (16' x 8') with an up-and-over door.

Services - All mains services are connected. Gas-fired central heating.

Directions - From Exeter proceed on the A377 towards Cowley and at Cowley Bridge roundabout proceed on the A396 heading north towards Tiverton. After approximately 6 miles, having passed through Stoke Canon and Rewe, turn right onto Up Exe Lane signposted to Silverton and Broadclyst. On reaching the village of Silverton, turn left onto Fore Street where the access to the small lane is approximately 100 yards on the right.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 August 2016


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