3 bedroom detached house for sale

Drewsteignton, Exeter, Devon

Sold STC £600,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Thatched Cottage
  • Circa 16th Century
  • Grade II Listed
  • 3 Double Bedrooms
  • Period Features
  • Timber Beams
  • Exposed Granite
  • Electric Night Storage Heaters
  • Heated Swimming Pool With Enclosure
  • Grounds Circa 0.5 acre

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Thought to date back to the 16th Century, this charming Grade II listed home within Dartmoor National Park has been lovingly maintained by the current owners. Grounds circa 0.5 acre include private gardens, raised vegetable beds, fruit trees, greenhouse, various outbuildings, heated swimming pool with low-profile telescopic enclosure, double garage and ample parking.

A pedestrian gate opens to paved a path, leading through the private gardens. Front door opening to... 

Entrance Porch 
A multi paned porch with downlight. Obscure glazed panelled inner door to...

Entrance Hall 
Window to rear. Stairs to first floor with cupboards under. Exposed timber beams. Doors to Study and Sitting Room. Night storage heater. Opening to...

Lobby 
Window to front with cupboard under. Double door storage cupboard. Exposed timber beams and granite. Tiling to floor. Doors to...

Shower Room 
2.26m x 1.78m
Window to rear. Walk in double shower cubicle with wall mounted Mira electric shower, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, wall mounted electric heated towel rail. Full tiling to walls, eye level pine units with space and plumbing beneath for washing machine. Night storage heater.

Kitchen Dining Room 
7.44m x 2.87m
Triple aspect with windows to front, side and rear. Kitchen: Bespoke Oak base level units with work top surface over and matching eye level units. Inset one and a half stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap, inset induction hob with extractor hood over and integral double electric oven, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Full tiling to floor with underfloor heating. Dining Area: Space for dining table and chairs. Continuation of tiled flooring with underfloor heating. Exposed oak beam, night storage heater and multi paned door opening to the garden.

From entrance hall, doors to... 

Study 
3.35m x 2.54m
Window to front overlooking the gardens. Exposed beams.

Living Room 
4.88m x 4.83m
Granite steps lead down into the room with dual aspect windows to front and side. Further exposed beams and timbers, large granite fireplace with inset woodburning stove. TV point, night storage heater. Multipane door opening out to the garden.

1st Floor Landing 
Window to rear. Exposed roof trusses and space for desk and chairs; ideal for an office area. Storage cupboard with fitted shelving. Double door airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder and immersion heater. Double door storage cupboard.

Bedroom 1 
5.23m x 3.76m
Dual aspect with window to front and side. Vaulted ceiling with beam. Fitted bookshelf, bedside cabinet and two fitted wardrobes. TV point, access to loft. Door to...

Main Bathroom 
2.95m x 2.9m
Window to front. Panel enclosed bath with mixer taps and shower attachment. Corner shower enclosure with wall mounted Gainsborough electric shower and tiling to walls. Bidet, low level WC, part tiling to walls, shaver point and light, night storage heater. Door back to 1st Floor Landing.

Bedroom 2 
5.18m x 4.75m
Dual aspect with windows to front and side. Exposed roof timbers, storage cupboard, pedestal wash hand basin with wall mounted electric hot water heater.

Bedroom 3 
3.3m x 2.7m
Window to front. Exposed roof truss. Built-in double wardrobe.

Outside 
The property is approached by a slabbed path leading up through the main private gardens from the parking area and double garage (18' 2" x 17' 5" maximum dimensions). These grounds are mainly laid to lawn and have been planted with different species of shrubs and flowers. From the Dining Room is an al fresco dining area with space for table and chairs and electric sun awning over. The Western side of the property is an elevated yet secluded courtyard garden mainly laid to gravel, interspersed with a further variety of shrubs and plants. Attached to the Eastern side of the property is a timber shed with power and light. Continuing along the Eastern boundary there is an aluminium greenhouse, timber-built wood store and workshop/office, Victorian style dwarf wall greenhouse with electric heating & automatic watering system, and heated swimming pool with low-profile telescopic enclosure (approx. 26' x 12' 10"). The lower garden remains mainly laid to lawn with some raised (truncated)

Local Authority 
West Devon Borough Council.

Council Tax 
Band F.

Services 
Mains electicity and water. Private drainage.

Agents Notes: 
Some properties in Venton are mains gas connected so it may be possible for a gas supply to be installed, subject to agreement.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 August 2016

Nearest station

  • Sampford Courtenay (6.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Eastgate House 1 East Street, Okehampton, EX20 1AS

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Nearest station

  • Sampford Courtenay (6.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Bradleys, Okehampton

Eastgate House 1 East Street, Okehampton, EX20 1AS

01837 354002 Local call rate

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