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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Higher Brimley, Bovey Tracey

Removed £358,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Lovely Character cottage
  • 2/3 Bedrooms
  • Refurbished
  • Many character features
  • 2/3Reception rooms
  • Luxury fitted Kitchen
  • Utility area
  • Pretty Cottage garden
  • Parking for 3 vehicles
  • Delightful rural views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION Barn Cottage is situated in a delightful rural setting within the pretty hamlet of Higher Brimley. Higher Brimley is a small pretty hamlet which is within a short drive from Bovey Tracey and the open moor of Dartmoor National Park. The cottage is in an elevated position and enjoys lovely far reaching views. 

BOVEY TRACEY Known as the Gateway to the Moors, Bovey Tracey offers a comprehensive range of shops and amenities including a Health Centre, library, primary school, inns and churches. The town also benefits from good sporting facilities including a swimming pool and sports field with tennis courts. The A38 dual carriage way linking Exeter and Plymouth to the M5 motorway is within two miles of the town and there is a main line Railway Station at Newton Abbot and Exeter. The open spaces of Dartmoor lie just to the West of the town and the South Devon beaches are mostly within a half an hour to an hours driving distance. 

DESCRIPTION The property is a delightful attached thatched cottage which has undergone significant renovation by the current owners and is now presented to an extremely high standard retaining many original features. The accommodation is both spacious and versatile and incorporates an attractive stable door leading into one of the main reception rooms. This room is currently used as a dining room. The second main reception is an attractive living room with a stone fireplace with woodburner, exposed wall timbers, under stairs storage cupboard and a delightful view across countryside to the front. The third reception room offers the potential for a study or third bedroom. The Kitchen is a luxury fitted kitchen with a range of base and wall units with solid oak worktops and a built in Belfast sink unit. There are down lighters, tiled floor and one of the cupboards also houses an oil fired boiler. There is a door leading through to Utility/Rear lobby with plumbing for a washing machine. There is a further door leading to the rear garden. The first floor accommodation which is accessed via a lovely timber staircase includes landing, two double bedrooms with exposed floor timbers and wonderful views across surrounding countryside. The bathroom offers a luxury suite with rolled edge free standing bath, Victorian style mixer tap and overhead rain shower. There is also a low level W.C, freestanding wash basin, heated towel rail and a range of built in storage cupboards.


OUTSIDE The property is positioned within the centre of the hamlet and enjoys a small enclosed garden to the front with raised flower beds. To the rear of the cottage there is an attractive garden divided into three areas. Directly to the rear of the cottage there is a small area of lawn with terraced area leading up to a vegetable growing area. To the rear of the garden there is a further area of lawn with garden shed and access to the driveway which provides parking for three vehicles. There is also a wood store. Vehicle access to the parking area can be gained via a shared private driveway. 

SERVICES Mains Water, Mains Drainage, Oil fired Central Heating, Mains Electricity 


DIRECTIONS From our office in Bovey Tracey proceed down Fore Street. Take the second turning left opposite the Dolphin Inn into Newton Road. Turn right at the Parish Church into Ashburton Road and then take the second right hand turning into Brimley Road. Continue along this road which becomes a country lane. Proceed through the first hamlet of Brimley and continue for a further quarter of mile up to Higher Brimley. Barn Cottage can be located on the right hand side. 

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26 April 2016


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