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4 bedroom character property for sale

Shebbear, Beaworthy

Sold STC £675,000

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This most impressive, south facing family home features a wonderful, period, detached, 3 reception room, plus conservatory and study, with 4 en-suite bedrooms, and large attic room with en-suite. Useful outbuildings include a double garage, workshop, and large studio. The whole property is some 3.8 acres with beautiful gardens, tennis court, walled vegetable garden, and paddock with orchard. Fine elevated setting with countryside views.

The Accommodation Comprises (All Measurements Are Approximate):- - A COVERED VERANDAH and glazed front door with double glazed windows to either side leads to:

Impressive Reception Hall - 15'5 x 9'6 (4.70m x 2.90m) - Attractive "Terrazzo" floor. Wide turning staircase with substantial newel posts and attractive turned spindles rising to the Galleried First Floor Landing, with understairs cupboard. Double radiator.

Lounge - 15'1 plus bay window x 14'1 (4.60m plus bay window - Period style cast and tiled fireplace with oak surround and inset mirror. PVCu double glazed bay window overlooking the south facing front garden. Fitted shelving to alcoves. Picture rail. Double radiator with display shelf. Wall lights.

Sitting Room - 15'9 x 15'5 plus bay window. (4.80m x 4.70m plus b - Mahogany parquet floor. PVCu double glazed bay window with timber sill overlooking the south facing front garden. Wide fireplace with stained timber surround and tiled hearth housing a woodburner. Fitted shelving to alcoves. Picture rail. Door to Conservatory.

Conservatory - 25'3 x 10'10 (7.70m x 3.30m) - A superb addition to the residence constructed of bespoke oak, with double glazed windows and roof enjoying views over the tennis court. Part oak panelled ceiling. Oak door to side.

Dining Room - 15'5 x 13'5 plus alcoves. (4.70m x 4.09m plus alco - Attractive fireplace with quarry tiled hearth and timber display mantel over housing a woodburning stove. Block oak floor. Built-in dressers to either side of the fireplace with log storage and shelving below. Double radiator. Picture rail.

Inner Hall - Oak block floor. Radiator.

Study - 11'10 x 8'10 (3.61m x 2.69m) - Matwell with polished oak floor. Double aspect windows to side and rear. Radiator. Fitted cupboards and drawers along one wall. Door with stained glass panels opening onto a portico side entrance and driveway.

Cloakroom - Tiled floor. White suite comprising low level WC. Pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashbacking. Opaque window. Ceiling spotlights. Oil fired boiler.

Utility Room - 8'10 x 7'3 (2.69m x 2.21m) - Accessed from the Dining Room, it comprises a oak block floor. Modern range of "shaker style" base and wall units incorporating "soft close" drawers. Extending rack shelving. Roll-edge worksurface with inset circular stainless steel sink unit and mixer tap set in a tiled surround. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Double radiator. Full height pantry cupboard.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 15'1 x 13'9 (4.60m x 4.19m) - This fine room has double aspect windows to either side, with views over the tennis court. High gloss roll-edge worksurfaces with a comprehensive range of "antique pine" base and wall units. "Belfast" sink with mixer tap. Green oil fired "Rayburn" with further roll-edge worksurface to side, and drawers and cupboards below. Space and plumbing for dishwasher. Additional appliance space. Fitted multi-function "Rangemaster" Range. Door to:

Rear Hall - Quarry tiled floor. Roll-edge worksurface with space and plumbing for washing machine below. Window to rear. Door to parking area and Studio.

"Gardener's Wc" - Quarry tiled floor. Low level WC and wash hand basin with tiled splashbacking. Opaque window. Double radiator. Meter cupboard.

Galleried First Floor Landing - This spacious landing features a window to front enjoying views over the garden to countryside beyond. 2 radiators.

Master Bedroom - 16'9 into bay window x 15'9 narrowing to 11'2 (5.1 - Bay window to the south facing front elevation enjoying views over the garden to countryside beyond. Telephone point. Picture rail. Radiator. Triple built-in wardrobes with storage cupboards over. Archway to:

En-Suite Shower - Contemporary glass circular wash hand basin with mixer tap, and front mirror fronted cabinet over. Fully tiled shower cubicle with shower unit, and extractor over. Marble tiles to walls. Opaque window.

Bedroom 2 - 16'1 into bay window x 13'5 plus large recess. (4. - Double built-in wardrobes with storage over. Bay window to front with views over the garden to countryside beyond. Double radiator, and further single radiator. Picture rail.

En-Suite Shower - Low level WC. Pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashbacking. Tiled shower cubicle with shower unit, and extractor over. Shaver point. Picture rail. Wall mounted cabinet.

Bedroom 3 - 15'5 into alcoves x 13'5 (4.70m into alcoves x 4.0 - Double built-in wardrobe. Window to side enjoying far reaching countryside views. Radiator. Picture rail. Wash hand basin set in a vanity unit with tiled surround, and mirror over. Tiled shower cubicle with "Mira" shower unit.

Bedroom 4 - 12'2 x 9'2 (3.71m x 2.79m) - Accessed via a SMALL LOBBY with tiled floor and access to roof space. Window to side enjoying views over the paddock. Radiator. Picture rail.

En-Suite Shower - Tiled floor. 2 piece white suite comprising low level WC, and pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and tiled splashbacking. Opaque window. Extractor fan. Tiled shower cubicle with "Mira" shower unit.

Family Bathroom - 7'10 x 7'7 (2.39m x 2.31m) - Tiled floor. White suite comprising low level WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Freestanding roll-edge cast iron bath with mixer tap, and hand spray attachment. Part tiled walls. 2 wall mirrors. Wall mounted chrome ladder towel rail. Cabinet.

Attic Room - 25'7 x 19'8 (7.80m x 5.99m) - High angled ceiling with 3 skylights. Laminate floor. Exposed beams. Storage area with hot water cylinder. Further storage room extending into the eaves.

En-Suite Shower - Low level WC, and pedestal wash hand basin. Tiled shower cubicle with shower unit. Skylight.

Outside - The property is approached via a concrete driveway which opens onto a shingled parking and turning area with central raised shrub feature. The driveway continues and gives access to the:

Garage - 19'4 x 17'5 (5.89m x 5.31m) - Open fronted with pitched roof. 2 PVCu double glazed windows to side.

Studio - 24'3 x 19'0 (7.39m x 5.79m) - Windows to either side, and further windows overlooking the tennis court. French doors opening onto the driveway. Woodburner set on a tiled hearth. Exposed ceiling beams. Open tread staircase rising to the:

First Floor Loft - 21'0 x 11'10 plus eaves areas. (6.40m x 3.61m plus - Fully boarded with circular gable window, and 2 skylights.

Potting Shed - 12'6 x 7'7 (3.81m x 2.31m) - Light and power connected. Access to:

Potting Shed 2 - 12'2 x 7'7 (3.71m x 2.31m) - Pitched polycarbonate roof. Windows. Raised planting beds.

Subject to the necessary planning consents, this Studio could offer annexe potential.

Workshop - 19'8 x 14'9 (5.99m x 4.50m) - Of substantial timber construction with 2 PVCu double glazed windows to rear. Tiled floor. Light and power connected. Double doors to front. Stairs rising to a boarded LOFT SPACE providing useful storage.

COVERED WOODSTORE. A timber gate with pillared entrance leads to the front and side of the house. Double timber gates to the side of the Studio lead onto a shingle pathway running adjacent to the Conservatory, and gives access to the TENNIS COURT. The pathway continues to the front of the house where there is a large shingled terrace with feature shrub beds. The expansive lawned garden is complemented by a wide variety of plants, trees, and shrubs. OCTAGONAL SUMMERHOUSE. Situated on the western boundary is a:

Walled Vegetable Garden - Planting beds with grass borders. Soft fruit cage. POLYTUNNEL. Apple trees and climbing plants. Cold water supply.

The Paddock - The paddock has many established trees and is enclosed by a mixture of post and rail fencing, and hedging. It opens onto an ORCHARD which has a gate to the front garden, and a STORAGE SHED ideal for a ride-on mower.

Services - Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Solar panels providing hot water (currently generating in the region of £1,500 to £1,800 per annum).

Council Band - Band 'F' (please note this council band may be subject to reassessment).

Epc Rating - Rating D.

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