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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Northlew, Okehampton, EX20

Offers in Excess of £395,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Character Cottage
  • Recently Refurbished
  • Detached
  • Two/Three Receptions
  • Three/Four Bedrooms
  • Striking Bathroom
  • Garage
  • Enclosed Garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
This 3/4 bedroom Grade II cottage is situated in the heart of this popular village and has recently undergone an extensive program of renovation which has been carried out to the highest standard. The many character features including exposed beams and feature fireplaces have been carefully restored and augmented with polished porcelain floors, brushed chrome fittings, solid wood doors and high specification bathroom. There is an enclosed garden with views to the church and Dartmoor, off road parking and a garage.
Northlew has a vibrant community with a school, pub and locally run shop., and now benefits from superfast broadband. Okehampton is a short drive and has a good range of individual shops including an award winning farm shop as well as Waitrose, Co op and Lidl supermarkets. The A30 can be accessed at Okehampton and Exeter is approximately 45 minutes away.

Traditional stable door with hand forged solid antique pewter door furniture which leads to the porch. Quarry tile flooring. Wide bespoke solid wood door with attractive brushed chrome fittings, leads to:

The entrance area is open plan to the principal reception rooms and stair case to first floor. Fitted with beautiful highly polished, Italian porcelain marble effect tiled flooring with underfloor heating, which continues throughout this light and bright open plan area into the dining room and sitting room.

Sitting Room
15'4 x 12'10
The sitting room has a substantial stone inglenook fireplace with bressumer beam and fully intact bread oven, housing a Clearview multi fuel stove, which is available by negotiation, set on a slate hearth. The front aspect window has a window seat and exposed lintel. Exposed English oak central ceiling beam.
The current owners had planned to create a fabulous kitchen in this area and it has been plumbed and wired to this end. Prospective buyers may continue with this plan or retain it as a sitting room.

Dining Room
15'5 x 14'5
A dual aspect room with an oak window seat to front and further window to side. Feature arched recess perfect for displaying favourite items. The fireplace has an oak mantle beam and slate hearth and houses a Clearview multi fuel stove, which can be included by negotiation. Under stairs cupboard with power and light. Exposed English oak beam.

Family Room
13'7 x 8'
A flexible room with window to side and French doors to rear, both with exposed lintels. Radiator.
Ideal as a family room, study or an extra bedroom if required. Electric underfloor heating with additional insulation.

13' x 7'8
Fitted with a range of classic ivory base and wall units including a glazed display cabinet, roll edge butchers block effect work surface over. Integrated touch control induction hob with built in oven beneath. Space for dishwasher and full height fridge freezer., as well as an undercounter fridge. 1 1/2 bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Tiled flooring. Useful display shelving incorporated into a previous window recess. Window to rear and large high level window over the wide traditional door which leads to:

Utility Room
Windows to side and rear, door to garden. Space for washing machine and tumble dryer. Radiator. Ideal for muddy boots after a walk in the surrounding countryside. There is great potential to create further living accommodation in this area. Door to:

W.C. Tiled flooring.

First Floor Landing
A wide staircase, with new hand rail and balustrading, which has recently been fitted with hand made carpet runner, leads from entrance area to the landing. Doors to all first floor rooms.

Master Bedroom
15'4 x 12'10
A dual aspect room with windows to front and side. The front window has a natural wood window seat and is the ideal spot from which to enjoy far reaching views. Two contemporary designer column radiators. Television point.

Bedroom Two
12'6 in wardrobe x 8'11
A further double which also has a front aspect window with window seat. Designer column radiator. Wardrobe recess with spotlights in front. Exposed beams and lintels.

Bedroom Three
10'1 x 5'7
Currently used as a walk in wardrobe it has a former window recess. Storage built into alcove. Designer column radiator. Exposed beam and lintel.

The bathroom has been refitted to the highest standard comprising bath with Hudson Reed contemporary thermostatically controlled rainfall shower tile head built into the ceiling, Hudson Reed stylish mixer tap and extending hand held shower. Glass shower screen. Wall hung low level W.C. With enclosed cistern. Wash hand basin set in oak vanity shelf having matching Hudson Reed mono tap . The bathroom is tiled in a striking black and white design. Slate effect floor tiles. Heated chrome towel rail with summer element. Extra quiet extractor. Click clack waste system.

10'5 x 17"2
Double doors to front. Pedestrian door and window to rear. Power and light.

The fully enclosed rear garden has been laid mainly to lawn with many mature shrubs and trees. A seating area lies adjacent to the family room and overlooks the church. The higher section of the garden has views towards Dartmoor.
Double gates at the end of the garden can provide additional parking if needed.

General Information
Some of the features and additions include:
Wide band high gain HD TV aeriel in loft.
Super fast broadband.
Brand new loft insulation.
LED down lighters throughout in brushed chrome which matches the electrical fittings. Brushed chrome lockable window furniture also carry this theme through.
The doors are solid wood in a classic contemporary style and have brushed chrome fittings.
Nest smoke and carbon monoxide detector integrated with Nest smart central heating system.
The first floor interior walls have been insulated and sound proofed.
Both chimneys have been relined, double skinned and heat wrapped, with Heatas certificate.
Thatch is in very good condition and was re-ridged in 2013.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 October 2016


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