5 bedroom detached house for sale

Fore Street, Otterton, Budleigh Salterton, Devon

Sold STC £950,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed House
  • Private Gardens & Grounds Measuring Approximately 0.554 Of An Acre
  • 3 Double Bedrooms In The Main House
  • Entrance Hall
  • Dining Room
  • Living Room
  • Study
  • Vaulted Ceiling Kitchen
  • Utility Room
  • Cloakroom

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

"Houstern Farmhouse" is a unique opportunity to acquire a Grade II Listed house, which is set within private gardens & grounds measuring approximately 0.554 of an acre. The house itself comprises 3 double bedrooms, a beautiful kitchen / breakfast room and 3 reception rooms. It has the added benefit from a detached self-contained barn with workshop & garaging beneath.

Dining Room 
5.88m max x 5.45m - Two windows to the front elevation, exposed ceiling beam, parquet flooring, central heating radiator with thermostat control, wall light points and understairs storage cupboard. Large inglenook fireplace with bread oven and slate hearth. Second staircase leading the first floor.

Living Room 
5.46m x 5.4m
Window to the front elevation with window seat and shutters, further window to the rear elevation. Substantial fireplace recess housing a log burner with slate hearth, TV point, oak parquet flooring, exposed ceiling beams, wall light points and two central heating radiators with thermostat control. Door to staircase and door to study.

Study 
5.28m x 3.35m
Window to the front elevation with further window to the rear elevation and window seat. Fireplace recess, central heating radiator with thermostat control, engineered oak flooring and telephone point.

Kitchen 
5.36m x 6.45m
A beautiful centre to the house having a vaulted ceiling, three windows to the side elevation, slate work surface with inset one and half bowl sink and drainer unit with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for dishwasher and an ample range of base and eye level storage cupboards and drawers. Oil fired Heritage Range, exposed ceiling beams, tiled floor, two further high level windows to the side elevation, telephone point and door to utility room. Double doors leading out into the garden room.

Utility Room 
4.22m x 3.04m
Two windows to the side elevation, quarry tiled floor, Belfast sink, slate cold shelf, built-in cupboard, door to the side elevation and door to WC.

Cloakroom 
Close couple WC, wash hand basin, obscure glazed window to the front elevation and central heating radiator with thermostat control.

Garden Room 
3.68m x 3.64m
Exposed oak beams and timber work, tiled flooring and double doors to the side elevation leading out onto the rear garden.

First Floor Landing 
Window to the rear elevation, ceiling beam and doors to....

Bathroom 
3.38m max x 3.08m max - Window to the front elevation, rolled top freestanding cast iron bath, close couple WC, bidet, pedestal wash hand basin, oak beams and extractor fan.

Master Bedroom 
3.39m max x 3.2m - Window to the front elevation and further window to the rear elevation with deep sill. Oak flooring, ceiling beams and central heating radiator. Door to:

Bedroom Two 
5.8m x 3.23m
Window to the front elevation with further window to the rear elevation and central heating radiator. Door to:

Second Landing 
Window to the side elevation and central heating radiator. Door to

Bedroom Three 
4.37m x 3.76m
Window to the front elevation, central heating radiator, built-in airing cupboard and wardrobe and wall light points.

Shower Room 
2.33m max x 1.76m max - Obscure glazed window to the side elevation, shower cubicle, close couple WC and pedestal wash hand basin.

The Annexe Barn 

Workshop 
8.21m max x 5.48m - Light and power. Entrance stable door and windows to the side elevation.

Garage 
8.42m max x 5.51m max - Folding entrance door, light and power, obscured window to the rear elevation and door to workshop.

Entrance Hall 
Ceramic flooring, staircase rising to the first floor and door to garage.

Landing 
Oak flooring. Open plan to living room / kitchen areas.

Living Room Area 
6.18m x 5.31m
Double doors with double glazed panels to the side elevation and door to the further side elevation with balcony and steps down to the garden. Window with double glazed panel to the rear elevation and two ceiling windows. Exposed ceiling framework and beams, slate hearth with log burner, TV point, wall light points and telephone point.

Kitchen Area 
3.66m max x 2.17m - Openplan with generous expanse of slate work surface with inset stainless steel one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit with mixer tap, space for a large range with extractor and light unit over. Ample range of base and eye level storage cupboards with drawers and built-in fridge/freezer.

Inner hallway 
Window with double glazed panels to the side elevation overlooking the courtyard. Hatch to loft space, built-in airing cupboard and door to store room.

Store Room / Potential Bathroom 
Window with borrowed light from the hallway and ceiling spotlights.

Bedroom/Study 
3.43m max x 3.08m max - Window with double glazed panel to the rear elevation, oak floor, telephone point, ceiling spotlights and built-in cupboard.

Bedroom 
5.26m max 4.35m - Pair of doors with double glazed panels and window with double glazed panel to the side elevation, further window with double glazed panel to the rear elevation, exposed ceiling beams and oak floor. Door to en suite.

En suite 
2.3m x 2.0m
A double shower unit, extractor fan, close couple WC, wash hand basin, chrome ladder style heated towel rail and velux ceiling window.

Outside 
Houstern Farmhouse is set within beautiful grounds and garden measuring approximately 0.554 of an acre. The house is approached via a pair of electrically operated gates, which lead into the courtyard area that offers ample parking. The garden is divided into two several areas including two lawns with well stocked borders, a patio, a pond, a vegetable garden with a poly tunnel and a greenhouse, plus an orchard with fruit trees. There is a further substantial thatched barn building which currently used for gardening equipment and storage.

Local Authority 
East Devon District Council, The Knowle, Sidmouth, Devon EX10 8HL Tel: 01395 516551

Council Tax Banding 
Band G

Services 
Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected to the property.

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Added on Rightmove:
06 October 2016

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  • Exmouth (5.7 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Exmouth (5.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bradleys, Budleigh Salterton

9 High Street, Budleigh Salterton, EX9 6LD

01395 899012 Local call rate

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