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5 bedroom house for sale

Turnpike, Sampford Peverell, Tiverton, Devon, EX16

Sold STC £350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Village Property
  • In Need Of Modernisation
  • Spacious Living Accommodation
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Backs Onto The Canal
  • Uffculme School Catchment
  • Blundell's School Catchment
  • No Onward Chain

Full description

A fantastic opportunity to acquire this village property built in the 1840's and conveniently situated close to the centre of the village. Now in need of a degree of updating The Wharf House offers the opportunity to create a delightful family home.

A fantastic opportunity to acquire this village property built in the 1840's and conveniently situated close to the centre of the village. Now in need of a degree of updating The Wharf House offers the opportunity to create a delightful family home. Front door into entrance hall with two cloaks cupboards. Sitting room an exceptionally well-proportioned room with dual aspect and large bay window to the rear offering superb views over the grand Western Canal and beyond. Feature central Claygate brick built fireplace with open hearth. Door into the inner hallway and further door into the kitchen breakfast room, a good sized room fitted with base units now in need of upgrading but offering an excellent opportunity and benefitting from views over the garden and beyond. Stainless steel sink unit, cooker point, larder with shelving, further cupboard and gas fired boiler supplying the central heating and domestic hot water. Inner hallway with stairs rising to the first floor, door to garden. Dining room, another well-proportioned room with bay window giving superb far reaching rural views. A further door leads back into the entrance hall and door into the utility/workshop a useful extra room with cloakroom providing WC, door to garden, electrics and water. On the first floor, bedroom 2 a good size double room with front aspect, corner wash basin and strip wood flooring. Bedroom 5 a single room again with front aspect with pedestal wash basin. Family bathroom fitted with white suite comprising bath, wash basin set in vanity unit, low level WC and separate fully tiled shower enclosure with electric shower. Master bedroom a lovely light room with large bay window taking full advantage of the spectacular views over the Grand Western Canal, countryside beyond and on a good day as far as Sidmouth Gap. Range of built in wardrobes and corner wash basin. Bedroom 3 another double room with large bay window benefitting from the views. A door and steps lead down to either a dressing room or nursery another double room with exposed beams and views.

Sampford Peverell is a delightful, friendly village, bisected by the Grand Western Canal with its easy walks and wildlife. The village offers a doctors surgery, Spar mini-market/Post Office, farm shop, 2 country inns, church and chapel, primary school, 9 hole golf course and driving range, floodlit tennis courts and children's play area. It is also in the catchment area of the well regarded Uffculme School. The Wharf House lies within 10 miles of the renowned Blundell's School making it eligible for local fees. There is easy commuting, with both the M5 (J27) and Tiverton Parkway mainline railway station only a mile away. The nearby town of Tiverton provides an excellent range of shopping, banking, recreational healthcare and educational facilities. Exeter lies to the south, whilst Taunton lies to the north, both offering a varied and comprehensive range of facilities.

There is parking for one car to the front of the property and a car port. The gardens extend to the side and rear comprising to the side a good level expanse of lawn bordered by an abundance of mature shrubs and trees with gated access leading to the road. Herringbone brick paved path leads down to a further area of cottage garden with mature apple tree, this continues around to the rear with stable door leading into the kitchen, door leading to the inner hallway and the utility. Further level expanse of lawn benefitting from views. Gated access with steps leads down to a really good level area which borders directly on the Grand Western Canal and provides an excellent extra area of garden which is currently rented from the council for a nominal rent.

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25 September 2016

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