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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Orchard Grange, Orchard Hill, Bideford, Devon, EX39

Sold STC £600,000

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Tenure: Freehold

This stunning individually built house offers extremely spacious and well-planned accommodation having been designed by the owners in a classic Neo-Georgian style, with generous size rooms and noticeably tall ceilings and windows throughout, allowing plenty of natural light to flood in.

Orchard Hill is a quiet residential road situated between Bideford Town and the village of Northam and at the far end is access to the coastal path which leads both to Bideford Town and to the Atlantic coast.

For such a substantial house it has a very low energy efficiency rating due to the most modern insulating materials and construction techniques making it a very economical home to run.

Adjacent to the property is a detached garage with a room underneath and a shower room that has potential to be converted into an annexe, subject to planning consent, which could lend itself to dual occupancy or the ability to generate income from letting.

The property combines the best of traditional styling with contemporary interior fittings and really must be viewed to appreciate the quality of this fine home.

At the front, a large sliding electrically operated gate opens into a landscaped driveway allowing parking for numerous vehicles and giving access to the detached garage.

At the front is an attractive entrance portico with the front door opening into a grand 34' long hallway with double doors at the opposite end opening onto a balcony.

There is a spacious living room at the front with recessed over-lit ornament recess' and double doors leading to the family/dining room which has double doors opening to a Juliet balcony and views over the garden.

The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of white contemporary units with dark granite work tops and cut drainer grooves.
There is a large central island unit with an integrated 5 ring gas hob with extractor hood over. Other integrated appliances include a stainless steel eye-level electric oven, a separate grill, a dish washer, there is a useful larder cupboard and double doors opening to the rear balcony with steps down to the garden. Adjacent to the kitchen is a utility room with similar units, a sink, space for a washing machine and the gas central heating boiler.
Also on the ground floor is a good size family/tv room/bedroom 5 and a shower/ cloak room.

A wide staircase leads up to an impressive landing with loft access hatch and there are four large bedrooms.

The master has double doors opening to a Juliet balcony with views of the garden, a walk through dressing room and a large ensuite bathroom with twin wash hand basins. Bedroom two has a contemporary style ensuite shower room.

The luxury family bathroom has a deep double ended bath, stone style tiling and a large over- lit mirror.

Outside at the back is a paved terrace with classic style balustrade and steps leading down to a 42' x 17' secluded patio, ideal for sun bathing and barbeques. Steps lead down to a 60' x 73' lawned south-facing garden with a raised area of decking with inset lighting.

There are also steps from the patio leading to the 21' x 16'9 room underneath the garage which.

The detached garage is 17'3 x 17' with an electrically operated up and over door and at the back, a partition with door to a partially fitted shower room and stairs down to the room underneath currently used as a music room/workshop.
From Bideford Quay, proceed towards the A39, passing Rydons Garage and Raleigh Hill on the left. Orchard Hill is the next on the right. The entrance to the property is on the right, 200 yards up the hill.

Entrance Hall 
10.36m x 2.95m

Shower/Cloak Room 

Sitting Room 
4.83m x 6.5m

Living/Dining Room 
5.87m x 4.83m

Family Room/Bedroom 5 
4.85m x 3.68m

Kitchen Breakfast Room 
4.85m x 4.11m

Utility Room 
3.86m x 2.13m

Master Bedroom 
4.9m x 4.83m

Dressing Room 
3.15m x 2.29m

Ensuite Bathroom 

Bedroom 2 
4.85m x 4.22m

Ensuite Shower Room 

Bedroom 3 
4.83m x 4.17m

Bedroom 4 
4.85m x 3.12m

18.29m x 22.25m

5.26m x 5.2m

Shower Room 

Studio Room 
6.58m x 5.1m

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Added on Rightmove:
23 September 2016


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