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2 bedroom house for sale

Burrington, Umberleigh, Devon, EX37

Sold STC £275,000

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Tenure: Freehold

An idyllic and charming traditional part thatched country cottage with delightful character features, enjoying a superb rural position within the Taw Valley with lovely countryside views, benefitting from large gardens and ample off road parking. EPC=F

The Cottage represents a most attractive example of a quaint detached chocolate box home, enjoying a secluded countryside setting with no immediate neighbours, providing well appointed two/three bedroomed accommodation of considerable charm and character. The property occupies a lovely large plot with front, side and rear gardens together with ample off road parking.
The Cottage, which is not listed, is believed to date back to the 1800’s with later extensions comprising of stone and cob rendered elevations beneath a part thatched and part slate roof. The property provides a lovely feel exhibiting a wealth of traditional features including exposed ceiling timbers, exposed stonework and Inglenook fireplaces with wood burning stoves.

The property occupies a delightful rural position nestled within undulating and unspoilt Devon countryside overlooking the picturesque Taw Valley, just 1 mile from Colleton Mills on the A377 Exeter to Barnstaple road. The nearby village of Burrington has managed to retain a range of the local services with a thriving local community, village shop, primary school and public house. The town of Chulmleigh lies just 5.5 miles to the east and provides a highly regarded primary and secondary schools, a sports centre, post office, various shops, a health centre, dentist, public houses, restaurants and a historic town hall.
Despite its rural position, The Cottage still enjoys easy access to the surrounding districts and main routes of communication providing an easy link to the larger towns of Chulmleigh, South
Molton and Barnstaple, all providing a good range of local services including shops, banks recreational facilities, health centres, primary and secondary schooling.
From South Molton and Barnstaple the A361 North Devon link road provides quick and easy access to the M5 motorway (Junction 27). There are nearby rail stations on the Barnstaple to Exeter (Tarka) line at Kings Nympton (1.5 miles) and Eggesford, with main line rail services available at Exeter and Tiverton Parkway, and international airports at Exeter and Bristol.

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Added on Rightmove:
28 September 2016

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