4 bedroom detached house for sale

The Drive, Farringdon

Sold STC £500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Individual Detached Property
  • South Facing Grounds Of Approximately Half An Acre
  • Two Spacious Reception Rooms
  • Study And High Quality Kitchen
  • Four Bedrooms - Two With En Suite Facilities
  • Family Bathroom/WC
  • Double Glazing And Oil Central Heating
  • Solar Paneling With Impressive Return
  • Garage, Workshop and Ample Parking
  • CALL PENNYS SOUTHERNHAY 01392 219300

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Pennys Estate Agents are delighted to offer the opportunity to purchase this highly individual detached house, enjoying a secluded spot just outside the village of Farringdon. The property is approached via a private, gated entrance and the well proportioned, versatile accommodation has been much enhanced and includes a large living room with outlook over the grounds, a dining room with woodburner, both reception rooms have French doors opening to the patio area, high quality modern kitchen, study or additional bedroom, utility and ground floor cloakroom/WC. On the first floor there are four spacious bedrooms, two with en suite facilities and a family bathroom.

The grounds are a wonderful feature of Lawn House, extending to approximately 1/2 acre and south facing with open fields adjoining. The garden features a large summer house with patio. There is a garage and gazebo, a large gravelled driveway area, providing ample parking and space for a caravan and boat and the house benefits from oil central heating with a recently fitted boiler and double glazing and the current owners installed high tariff solar panelling which restricts the electricity bill to around £5 per month.

The Drive, Farringdon is an excellent location. Surrounded by farm land and enjoying far reaching views as far as the Haldon Hills and yet accessible to all major amenities. The airport is a few minutes away and there are easy road links to the M5 and 'A' road intersection and coastal routes. The city centre is within approximately 6 miles. There are schools within easy reach and a bus service which runs nearby, travelling to both Exeter and Exmouth. The villages of Woodbury and Woodbury Salterton are close by and local amenities such as Greendale's Farm Shop, the White Horse Public House and Oaklands Garage with late night opening are accessible. Exmouth is approximately 10/15 minutes drive away and the Jurassic coastline and Budleigh Salterton, Sidmouth, Dawlish and Torquay are all within reach. 

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:

Entrance door with attractive opaque panel gives access to the: 

ENTRANCE HALLWAY: With double glazed window to the side; fitted storage with two mirror fronted doors; attractive patterned glass double doors then open to: 

LIVING ROOM: 21' 4" x 15' 5" maximum (6.5m x 4.7m) A lovely size reception room with front aspect double glazed picture window overlooking the grounds; double glazed double doors opening onto patio area; two central heating radiators; open fire set in stone hearth and surround with mantelpiece; ceiling smoke detector; obscure glazed door opens to:  

INNER HALL: With stairs rising to the first floor; feature original Parquet block flooring; obscure glazed door opening to:  

REAR LOBBY / UTILITY AREA: Two double glazed windows; radiator; wall mounted storage cupboard; two wall light points; UPVC double glazed door opening to a rear vestibule with further doors to the outside space.

From the inner hallway a wood panelled door gives access to:  

STUDY: 7' 10" x 6' 5" (2.39m x 1.96m) With double glazed window to rear aspect; radiator; picture rails. This room could be used as an additional or occasional bedroom if desired.  

CLOAKROOM / WC: Comprising of a wash basin; low level WC; radiator; tiled flooring; part tiled walls; obscure glazed door opening to the: 

KITCHEN: 16' 10" x 11' 0" (5.13m x 3.35m) reducing in one area to 9' 10" 9' 10" (3m). A lovely feature of the property having been recently remodelled and comprising of a two and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit and drainer with mixer tap set into wood block work surface with attractive high gloss cupboards and drawers under; further wood block work surfaces with additional storage units and drawers beneath; matching range of wall units at eye-level; fitted electric oven and grill and four ring induction hob with extractor hood; space and plumbing for washing machine; integrated dishwasher; large pantry cupboard with slate shelf, additional shelving, window and light; attractive tiled flooring; ceiling spotlights; rear aspect double glazed window and courtesy door to the garage. Open-plan walk-through to: 

DINING ROOM: 15' 5" x 11' 5" (4.7m x 3.48m) Dual aspect double glazed windows overlooking the grounds; double glazed double doors opening outside; tiled flooring; feature wood burner set in slate hearth with mantelpiece; radiator.  

FIRST FLOOR LANDING: Approached via a turning staircase with access to the loft storage space; rear aspect double glazed window; radiator; double doors opening to airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and slatted shelving; doors opening to:  

MASTER BEDROOM: 13' 0" to the wardrobe front x 11' 5" (3.96m x 3.48m) A lovely size double bedroom with two front aspect double glazed windows enjoying a lovely outlook; two central heating radiators; fitted wardrobes with sliding doors and one mirror fronted panel; two bedside wall light points; door to:  

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM / WC: Comprising of a wash basin; low level WC; tiled shower cubicle with wall mounted shower unit; wall mounted medicine cabinet. 

BEDROOM TWO: 11' 5" (3.48m) x 9' 2" (2.79m) to the wardrobe front increasing in one area to 13' 7" (4.14m). Another spacious double bedroom with three double glazed windows; fitted wardrobes and chest of drawer units; three wall light points; two central heating radiators; patterned glass by-folding doors open to:  

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM / WC: Comprising of a pedestal wash basin; low level WC; luxury Jacuzzi spa shower with multiple jets / controls and seat; ceiling spotlights. 

BEDROOM THREE: 12' 0" x 10' 8" (3.66m x 3.25m) A third double room with double glazed window to the rear aspect; two built-in double wardrobes with drawer units and additional overhead cupboards; radiator; pedestal wash basin with tiled splashback. 

BEDROOM FOUR: 9' 2" x 7' 0" maximum (2.79m x 2.13m) Double glazed window to the side aspect; radiator.  

BATHROOM / WC: 6' 3" x 5' 6" (1.91m x 1.68m) Comprising of a pedestal wash basin; low level WC; panelled bath with one handgrip and mixer tap shower attachment with glazed screen; fully tiled walls; radiator; obscure double glazed window.  

GARAGE: 20' 6" x 12' 2" (6.25m x 3.71m) With up and over door; fluorescent lighting and power connected; side courtesy door to the kitchen; open plan walk-through to the: 

GAZEBO: 8' 3" x 8' 0" (2.51m x 2.44m) With window to front; power and light.  

OUTSIDE: The property is approached via remote controlled timber double gates opening to a large gravelled parking and turning area; there are additional concrete hardstandings to either side of the house. To the rear of the property there is a paved area of walled garden which also features an ornamental pond and to the front there is approximately half an acre of lawned garden adjoining open fields and featuring a: 

SUMMER HOUSE: 12' 7" x 12' 7" (3.84m x 3.84m) With power and light and concrete patio seating area. 

DIRECTIONS: From our office in Southernhay proceed to the Paris Street roundabout taking the third exit onto Heavitree Road, follow into Heavitree Fore Street passing through the shopping area merging with East Wonford Hill and Honiton Road. At the traffic lights stay in the left-hand lane continuing along Honiton Road, go across the first roundabout passing the Met Office on the left-hand side and at the Business Park roundabout go straight across onto the A30. Go past the first exit and take the second exit signposted to the Airport and at the roundabout follow the Airport road continuing past the Airport and industrial area and after a short distance take a right-hand turn signposted to Farringdon and Sidmouth. Go over the hump-back bridge and turn right onto The Drive and follow the lane to the end until finding Lawn House.  

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Digby & Sowton (3.5 mi)
  • Pinhoe (3.6 mi)
  • Whimple (3.8 mi)
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33 High Street, Budleigh Salterton, EX9 6LD

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Nearest stations

  • Digby & Sowton (3.5 mi)
  • Pinhoe (3.6 mi)
  • Whimple (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Pennys, Budleigh Salterton

33 High Street, Budleigh Salterton, EX9 6LD

01395 899015 Local call rate

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