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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Stretchdown, Witheridge, Tiverton, Devon, EX16

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Lovely kitchen/breakfast room
  • Sitting room & Dining Room
  • Garden Room
  • Utility & Study
  • 3 Bedroom
  • Bathroom & 2 Shower Rooms
  • Established Gardens & Grounds & Home Office
  • About 1 Acre

Full description

A superb cottage which has been updated and extended, with views and paddock. Lovely kitchen/breakfast room, sitting room and dining room, garden room, utility, study, 3 bedroom, bathroom and two shower rooms. Established gardens and grounds. About 1 acre. EPC Band D.

Situation - Bowthorpe House stands in an idyllic position, yet in a convenient location, just a short distance from Witheridge. The village itself is just off main holiday routes yet has easy access to national roads and rail networks via the M5 motorway at Junction 27, where there is also access to an intercity railway service at Tiverton Parkway Station. Witheridge, with its Saxon square and fine parish church, offers a good range of amenities, including chapel, village hall, primary school, health centre, veterinary practice, public house, village shop, post office and separate newsagents. Nearby Nomansland has the well known Mount Pleasant Inn.
The market town of Tiverton, 10 miles distant, provides a comprehensive range of shopping and recreational facilities alongside both public and state schooling including Blundell's public School for boys and girls. The cathedral and university city of Exeter is about 18 miles distant and has all the amenities and facilities associated with a major regional centre.

Description - Bowthorpe House is a charming detached property situated in a rural yet accessible location. The property has undergone refurbishment to include a charming sitting room with log burner, bespoke kitchen/breakfast room and delightful garden room with double patio doors. There are many character features including exposed beams and deep window sills. There are mature gardens offering privacy which back onto open countryside. There is a useful wooden home office at the end of the garden and beyond this is a paddock. The current owners have also got planning permission to extend over the dining room, to provide a further bedroom. Internal inspection is recommended.

Accommodation - Part glazed stable door to KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM with wall and base units, wooden work surfaces, granite central island, double oven, Neff hob and extractor, Belfast sink, exposed beams, recess lighting, tiled floor and splashbacks and 2 door Aga. Window to front. Upper glazed stabled door between utility room and kitchen. Door to SITTING ROOM with fireplace, log-burner and bread oven with beam over and exposed stone wall. Two windows to front. Door to INNER LOBBY with understairs storage cupboard and stairs to first floor. Exposed woodwork. Arch into DINING ROOM with two double glazed windows to front. Fireplace with wood surround. Door to STUDY, a dual aspect room with double glazed windows to rear and side, and fitted desk. Doors to GARDEN ROOM, a light and airy room with two double glazed patio doors to garden. Exposed beams. Arch into INNER HALL with doors to bedroom 3 and utility. BEDROOM 3 with double glazed window to rear. Arch to EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM with pedestal wash hand basin, shower cubicle, tiled splashback and walls, extractor, striplight and shaver socket, towel rail. UTILITY with tiled floor, storage cupboard, Belfast sink with drainer, plumbing for washing machine. Double glazed window to rear. Stable door to garden. Towel rail. Recess lighting. Door to CLOAKROOM with low level WC and double glazed window to rear.

First Floor Landing - Doors to both rooms. BEDROOM 2 with double glazed window to front. Built-in wardrobe. Door to EN-SUITE with a white suite comprising shower cubicle, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, towel rail and spotlights. BEDROOM 1 with double glazed window to front with window seat. Wardrobes along one wall. Door to BATHROOM comprising panelled bath, low level WC, shower cubicle, vanity unit and wash hand basin, airing cupboard, tiled walls, recess lighting and double glazed window to rear.

Outside - To the front is a gravelled area for parking for several cars and a path leads to the front door. A five bar gate gives access to the rear of the property where there is an area of patio, lawn, mature plants and shrubs, summerhouse and shed. There is a bespoke HOME OFFICE with power and light. Oil tank. The garden is enclosed by fencing and hedging and backs onto open countryside. A gate gives access to an area of raised beds which would be ideal for growing vegetables. Further wooden workshop. A gate gives access to a level paddock, which is enclosed by fencing and hedging.

Viewing - Strictly by prior appointment via the agents, Stags, on 01884 235705.

Directions - From Tiverton take the B3137 signposted Witheridge and continue through Withleigh and Nomansland. Immediately before the Witheridge village sign turn left signposted Thelbridge and Chawleigh. After 10 yards turn left again and then immediately left again. Bowthorpe House is the third property on your left hand side.

Services - Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Gas central heating.

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Added on Rightmove:
04 September 2016


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