3 bedroom detached house for sale

Parracombe, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31

Sold STC £230,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3-BEDROOM DETACHED COTTAGE WITH PARTS DATING BACK TO THE 1800's
  • IN NEED OF UPDATING AND MODERNISATION
  • SITING IN PRIVATE GROUNDS
  • STUNNING VIEWS
  • GARAGE
  • QUIET LOCATION

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Situated within the picturesque and tranquil village of Parracombe, and on the borders of Exmoor National Park, Ivy Cottage, with parts dating back to the 1800's, is a 3-bedroom detached cottage sitting in its own secluded grounds and in need of renovation and updating. The property benefits from superb views over surrounding countryside and provides scope for extension, subject to the necessary planning consents.

The accommodation currently comprises: entrance door into the dining hall with dual aspect windows, door to a double bedroom with window overlooking the gardens and door to a sitting room with feature fireplace with open grate, window to rear and door to kitchen with stairs to the first floor, an oil fired Rayburn providing cooking facilities and hot water. There is a utility area off with door to the garden.

On the first floor is a good size landing with window overlooking the rear. There is a double bedroom on this floor with window to the side taking in the views and a 3rd single bedroom. The bathroom comprises a 3-piece white suite.

Outside, the property sits in private grounds surrounded by mature shrubs and plants. To one side is a flat lawn area whilst to the far side the gardens lead to a small paddock with entry via a 5-bar gate. There is also a garage (currently being used and with access directly off the lane). Additional parking and driveway could be incorporated, subject to the necessary planning consents.

Parracombe is a pretty village within the boundary of the Exmoor National Park. It has a popular local inn with a reputation for good food and the local village primary school is highly regarded. A few miles away are twin towns of Lynton and Lynmouth, linked by the famous Victorian Cliff Railway and with their steep river valleys and rugged coastline. Barnstaple town centre is within easy driving distance and offers an excellent range of amenities including both local and national high street shops, banks and leisure facilities, including cinema, theatre and leisure centre, and the North Devon District Hospital just on the periphery of the town. The North Devon Link Road (A361) is also convenient and offers a fast route to the M5 at Junction 27 (Tiverton) and the Motorway Network beyond. An excellent bus service operates between Barnstaple and surrounding towns with further connections beyond. A national mainline railway line links Barnstaple with Exeter St. David's and Exeter Central.
From the A39 drop down into Parracombe, pass the Fox & Goose and take the next right where the phone box is. Follow this road pass the church, around the school, continue passed the Hall and 2 bungalows and the gate to property can be found on the right hand side.

DINING HALL 
6.96m x 2.54m

SITING ROOM 
3.78m x 3.68m

KITCHEN 
5.74m x 2.67m

BEDROOM 3 
3.94m x 2.9m

UTILITY AREA 
2.2m x 1.42m

FIRST FLOOR 

BEDROOM 1 
4.04m max x 3.94m

BEDROOM 2 
3.25m x 1.68m

BATHROOM 

COUNCIL TAX BAND 
C - NDDC

SERVICES 
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired Rayburn providing cooking facilities and hot water

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 August 2016

Nearest station

  • Barnstaple (10.6 mi)
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Webbers Property Services, Barnstaple

39-41 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, North Devon, EX31 1SA

01271 604026 Local call rate

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Webbers Property Services, Barnstaple

39-41 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, North Devon, EX31 1SA

01271 604026 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Barnstaple (10.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Webbers Property Services, Barnstaple

39-41 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, North Devon, EX31 1SA

01271 604026 Local call rate

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

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