5 bedroom detached house for sale

Hartland, Bideford, Devon

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached former mill
  • Three reception rooms
  • Five bedrooms
  • Range of stone outbuildings
  • Games room / studio with potential
  • About 1 acre in total
  • No onward chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A former mill in this tranquil setting with stream bordered gardens of about an acre.

Location

Situated in this highly sought after rural location, this former mill stands in stream bordered gardens. The property is located on the outskirts of the popular village of Hartland, on the lane to Stoke, and the spectacular North Devon coastline. The village of Hartland has an excellent range of amenities, including a church, Post Office, local shops, public houses, doctor's surgery and a primary school. The property is ideally situated within easy access of the coast, including Hartland Quay, which is less than two miles away. There are a range of secluded and unspoilt beaches and coves around the Hartland Peninsular, as well as a stunning array of coastal walks. The larger towns of Bideford and Bude are both circa. 15 miles away, whilst the regional centre of Barnstaple is 24 miles away, and offers a wider range of amenities.

Communications

The area can be accessed from Junction 27 of the M5 Motorway, and along the A361 North Devon Link Road. The nearest train station is located at the regional centre of Barnstaple, which connects to Exeter, and from there, there are regular mainline rail services to London (Paddington) in just over 2 hours. Tiverton Parkway mainline railway station can be reached in about an hour by car, which also offers rail services to London (Paddington) in around 2 hours.

Mileages

Bideford - 15 miles
Hartland Quay / Coast - 2 miles
Barnstaple - 24 miles

The Property

This is a wonderful opportunity to acquire a Grade II Listed former mill, which once formed part of the Hartland Abbey Estate. The original section of the property, that is thought to have been the mill, dates back a few hundred years, with a Victorian façade added. The property now stands in stream bordered gardens of around an acre (0.981) with level lawned sections, various seating areas, as well as wooded sections and a range of stone outbuildings. The accommodation is spacious, with three reception rooms, five bedrooms and two bath / shower rooms. There is also a games room / studio on the second floor which offers potential for a variety of uses (subject to planning permission). Available to the open market with no ongoing chain, this superb quality residence can only be appreciated with a full internal inspection.

The accommodation with approximate dimensions is more clearly identified on the accompanying floorplan, but comprises:

Front door leads through to

Reception Hall Stairs rise to first floor landing. Ornate fireplace with slate hearth. Three windows to front elevation. Built in storage cupboard.

Sitting Room Windows overlooking the garden. Open fireplace with slate heath. Exposed beams and uprights.

Dining Room Two windows to the front elevation. Built in storage either side of the chimney breast.

Kitchen A range of built in storage. Double stainless steel sink set into work surfaces. Space for fridge freezer and dish washer. Two ovens. Four ring electric hob. Windows overlook the inner courtyard with door giving access. Walk in pantry cupboard.

First Floor Landing Stairs lead to the second floor and studio / games room. Hatch access to loft space.

Bedroom 1 A dual aspect room with views over the garden. Exposed beams. Walk in wardrobe. Airing cupboard.

Shower Room Window to side elevation. Comprising of low level WC, vanity wash hand basin and a shower.

Bedroom 3 Window to front elevation. Ornate fireplace with cast iron insert and timber mantel over.

Bedroom 5 Window to front elevation. Hatch access to loft space.

Bedroom 2 Two windows to front elevation. Ornate fireplace with cast iron insert and timber mantel over.

Bathroom Comprising of vanity wash hand basin, low level WC and a bath with shower over.

Bedroom 4 A dual aspect room overlooking the rear garden.

From the landing, a pair of double doors lead to a set of stairs, which rise to the second floor and the

Games Room / Studio A dual aspect room with views over the garden. Vaulted ceiling with exposed A frames and beams. Timber floor. There is built in storage below the floor.

Outside To the front of the property is an area of garden, bordered by mature walls with wrought iron fencing. To the right hand side of the property is a courtyard with a range of stone and slate roofed sheds, currently used as a utility room, store room and outside cloakroom. A gate gives access to an area of off road parking for several vehicles. The majority of garden to the rear is laid to lawn, and bordered by the stream. There is an extensive range of mature plants, trees and shrubs, as well as various seating areas throughout the garden. To the rear of the property is a stone and slate single storey barn, that is currently used as a workshop and timber store. At the rear section of the garden is a wooded area.

Property Information

Services Mains water and electric. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.

Local Authority Torridge District Council - 01237 428700.

Contents, Fixtures and Fittings

Only those mentioned within this brochure are included in the sale. All others, such as carpets, curtains, light fittings, mirrors etc are specifically excluded, but may be available by separate negotiation.

Viewing

By appointment with Jackson-Stops & Staff, North Devon 01271 325153.

For sale by private treaty with vacant possession upon completion.

Directions

From Barnstaple, proceed towards Bideford on the A39. Upon reaching Bideford, continue, following signs on the A39 signposted towards Bude. Pass through the villages of Ford and Fairy Cross, Horns Cross and Bucks Cross. Upon reaching the mini roundabout at Clovelly Cross, continue straight across and then take the next right hand turning signposted towards Hartland. Stay on this road until you enter the village itself, continuing through the village. Upon reaching a T junction, turn left, signposted towards Stoke. Continue out of the village, and after a short distance, the road turns sharply to the right and turns downhill. The property will then be found on the right hand side, with For Sale board clearly displayed.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 June 2016

Nearest station

  • Barnstaple (19.7 mi)
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27 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, EX31 1RP

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Nearest station

  • Barnstaple (19.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Jackson-Stops & Staff, Barnstaple

27 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, EX31 1RP

01271 604028 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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