2 bedroom character property for sale

Buckland Filleigh, Beaworthy

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • DETACHED GRADE II LISTED COTTAGE
  • 2/3 BEDROOMS
  • MAGICAL & PRIVATE WOODLAND SETTING
  • DEVON PERFECTION
  • VIEWS STRETCHING TO DARTMOOR
  • LOVELY GARDENS
  • PARKING
  • GARAGE
  • PRESENTED TO THE VERY HIGHEST ORDER
  • STUNNING 17TH CENTURY PERIOD PROPERTY

Full description

Devon Perfection. A stunning 17th Century, period property featuring a detached, 2/3 bedroom, Grade II listed cottage presented to the very highest order, and enjoying a magical and very private woodland setting. Complemented by its lovely gardens, complete with hot tub patio, parking, garage, and views stretching to Dartmoor. About equi-distant between Holsworthy/Hatherleigh/Great Torrington, and about some 45 minutes from Exeter and the M5. No onward chain.

The Accommodation Comprises (All Measurements Are Approximate):- -

Entrance Porch - 9'4 x 3'9 (2.84m x 1.14m) - Cobble floor. Courtesy light. LOG STORE at one end. "Shutter" window. Painted timber door with glazed pane leading to:

Sitting/Dining Room - 23'7 x 14'0 plus 6'0 x 5'0 recess. (7.19m x 4.27m - Double aspect windows. 2 night storage heaters, plus panel heater. Exposed beams. Magnificent full height inglenook stone fireplace with inset lintels, plus ornament alcove. Pine panelling to walls. Stairs rising to the First Floor.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 16'0 x 9'5 (4.88m x 2.87m) - 2 windows to side enjoying a great outlook over the gardens to countryside beyond. Door with glazed panel to front. Night storage heater. Extensive granite effect worksurface with matching "Catspaw" oak units. Inset 4 ring ceramic hob with illuminated extractor. Matching double oven. "Asterite" inset sink. Downlighters. Integral dishwasher. Space for fridge/freezer.

Side Porch - 7'5 x 3'7 (2.26m x 1.09m) - Double aspect windows. Door to outside. Store shelves. Electric trip switches etc.

Utility Shower Room - 9'0 x 7'0 (2.74m x 2.13m) - Double aspect windows. Night storage heater. White low level WC. Glazed shower cubicle with a "Mira Elite" shower. Extractor fan. Aquaboarding. White wash hand basin on a pine unit with cupboard below. Electric towel rail. Plumbing for washing machine. Space for tumble dryer.

A door in the Sitting/Dining Room gives access to a:

Small Inner Hall - 3'6 x 2'10 (1.07m x 0.86m) - Leading to the:

Bathroom - Double aspect windows. Night storage heater. 3 piece white suite incorporating a roll-top bath sitting on ball-and-claw feet, complete with a "Bensham" Victorian style tap shower fitting. Illuminated shaver point. Electric wall mounted heater. Pine panelling to half wall height.

First Floor Landing/Occasional Bedroom 3 - 13'10 x 12'5 (4.22m x 3.78m) - This incredibly spacious landing is currently used as a very pleasant reading room, but is obviously more than large enough to be used as an occasional third bedroom. It has double aspect windows. Night storage heater. Further electric panel heater. Impressive vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers.

Bedroom 1 - 14'3 x 11'8 plus 6'0 x 4'8 recess. (4.34m x 3.56m - Window overlooking the garden. Electric panel heater. Impressive vaulted ceiling with exposed timber.

Bedroom 2 - 9'5 x 9'0 (2.87m x 2.74m) - Window overlooking the garden. Electric panel heater. Part vaulted ceiling with exposed timber.

Outside - A 5 bar wooden gate leads to the residence. It is surrounded by sweeping lawns/woodland with strategically placed patios making the most of the wonderful setting/views. Cobble stone paths are a lovely feature and run around the cottage. Needless to say, the beds are planted in a cottage style with a great collection of flowers/shrubs. To one side of the cottage, a raised pine deck enjoys views to Dartmoor and comes complete with a hot tub, and would be a good spot for enjoying star gazing in some of the clearest skies in the UK.

Timber Garage - 17'9 x 9'10 (5.41m x 3.00m) - Bin/amenity area. Substantial LOG STORE. Paths meander through the garden where there is timber garden shed and compost area. Steps down to a very small stream. Further TIMBER SHED housing the pump/filter system sourcing water from a well. The whole property extends to some 0.455 acres.

Services - Mains electricity. Private water and drainage.

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18 August 2016

Nearest station

  • Sampford Courtenay (11.2 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Sampford Courtenay (11.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bond Oxborough Phillips, Holsworthy - Sales

Albion House, 4 High Street, Holsworthy, EX22 6EL

01409 254238 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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