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5 bedroom detached house for sale

North Street, Sheepwash, Beaworthy, Devon, EX21

Sold STC £649,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4/5 Bedrooms
  • Stunning Light and Airy Reception Rooms
  • Gardens with Large Barn
  • Parking & Car Port
  • Oak Frame with SIPS Panel Construction
  • Air Source Heating & Solar Panels

Full description

Stunning contemporary residence in peaceful village setting. Kitchen/dining/sitting room, living room, utility, family room/bedroom 5, shower room, study, cloak room, master bedroom with en suite and dressing room, 3 further bedrooms (1 en suite) family bathroom. Gardens with Large barn & workshop. Parking & car port. Oak Frame with SIPS Panel Construction. Air Source Heating & Solar Panels. EPC Band B.

Situation - Woodland House is situated within the popular village of Sheepwash, a thriving rural community with a range of local services, which include the well known Half Moon Inn. There is a village store and places of worship and the nearest primary schools are located in the neighbouring villages of Black Torrington and Highampton. Comprehensive schooling is to be found in the towns of Holsworthy and Okehampton, with private education at the nearby Shebbear College, a wide range of shops and services can be found in the nearby market towns of Hatherleigh and Holsworthy, with their weekly markets and regular livestock sales. These towns also have a range of supermarkets, doctors surgeries, libraries, swimming pool, inns and local shops. The north coasts of Cornwall and Devon are within easy reach.

The town of Okehampton is within 20 minutes drive, offering a range of locally and nationally owned shops, supermarkets and businesses, together with cinema, modern hospital and state of the art leisure centre. From Okehampton there is direct access to the A30 dual carriageway, linking to Exeter with its M5 motorway, main line rail and international air connections. Sheepwash is surrounded by rolling typically Devonshire countryside with many opportunities for riding and walking, together with excellent fishing on the River Torridge.

Description - Woodland House was constructed within the past 2 years to an imaginative design, of highly efficient SIPS panel construction beneath a natural slate roof. The house is fully double glazed and benefits from heating via an economical air source heat pump and heat exchanger system, supplemented by Solar panels. The house blends in well with the adjacent period village property and yet offers superbly designed and amazingly spacious and light interior accommodation with extensive exposed oak framing and use of glazing giving natural light for the internal accommodation. The main reception area comprising a kitchen, dining and sitting room, is superbly spacious and light with patio doors and french doors onto the rear terrace. There is a good sized living room and a family room with en suite facilities which could easily become a fifth bedroom if required.

On the first floor the two main bedrooms have en suite facilities, and the ground and first floor accommodation benefits from underfloor heating throughout. Externally there is a delightful rear garden area with driveway access to an extensive parking and carport and there is a very large barn suitable for a variety of uses and having vehicular access from the driveway. This is a unique and individual residence offering exceptional accommodation of a very high standard.

Accommodation - ENTRANCE PORCH: Tiled floor. RECEPTION HALL: Full height vaulted ceiling with natural light from large windows, slate floor, stairs to first floor. CLOAKROOM: Vanity wash basin, low level WC, vinyl limestone tiled floor. LIVING ROOM: A spacious double aspect room with french doors to rear. Brick fireplace recess with limestone tiled hearth and massive oak lintel, fitted multi fuel stove. Oak shelving to alcoves to each side of fireplace, exposed oak timbering to walls and ceiling. KITCHEN/DINING/SITTING ROOM: Kitchen Area extensively fitted with a range of solid timber units in 'Dakota'. Solid black granite worksurfaces and upstands, large inset 1½ bowl sink with flexible mixer tap, fitted dishwasher, induction hob with extractor unit above and two electric ovens, microwave and warming drawer, twin larder units and corner carousel unit. Housing for large fridge/freezer, island unit in 'mussell' with black granite worksurface, integrated wine cooler, natural slate floor. The dining area has french doors and glazed screen windows to rear and exposed oak timbering with slate floor, through to the sitting area with two large glazed roof lights and large sliding patio doors to the patio. Vaulted ceiling and slate floor. FAMILY ROOM/BEDROOM 5: French door and full height window to rear. EN SUITE: Fully panelled shower cubicle with glazed screen, ceiling rose and body spray, vanity wash basin, low level WC. UTILITY ROOM: Inset single sink unit with mixer taps, space under and plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble drier. Wall cupboards, large cupboard housing Nuheat hot water cylinder with pressure vessel and secondary hot water tank. Part glazed door to rear. STUDY: Window to front and exposed oak timbering.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING: An exceptionally light and spacious area with full height vaulted ceiling over stairs and hallway below and extensive exposed oak timbering and large glazed screen windows allowing a large amount of natural light, built in walk-in linen cupboard. MASTER BEDROOM: A superbly spacious room with full height vaulted ceiling with exposed A-frame timbers and full height screen windows overlooking gardens. Adjoining DRESSING ROOM with vaulted ceiling and full height screen windows to rear. EN SUITE having large walk-in shower with glazed screen, mixer controls, ceiling rose and jet spray with Nuance black quartz panelling, twin bowl vanity wash basins, low level WC, heated towel rack, roof light and slate tiled floor. BEDROOM 2: Vaulted ceiling with exposed A-frame timbering and double aspect windows. EN SUITE: Large walk-in shower with glazed screen, mixer controls, ceiling rose and jet spray, vanity wash basin, low level WC, heated towel rail, extractor. BEDROOM 3: Window to front with rural aspect. BEDROOM 4: Window to front with rural aspect. BATHROOM: Superbly fitted with a freestanding bath with mixer shower fitment and Nuance black quartz panelled splash backing. Vanity wash basin with mixer, low level WC. Large walk-in shower, being fully panelled with glazed screen, mixer shower control with ceiling rose and shower spray fitment.

Outside - Immediately to the rear of the house is a large tarmac patio area, adjacent to the Living and Sitting/Dining Areas, with exterior lighting and pedestrian access gate to side. This patio area is ideal for alfresco dining and to the other side of the house is a covered walk-way giving front to back access, outside light and outside tap. From the patio, steps and a ramp lead up to the driveway/parking area, with space for a number of vehicles and being accessed from the road via a shared drive area and then through twin timber gates into the property itself. Oak framed TWIN CARPORT with slate roof, externally mounted NIBE Air Source Heat Pump. LARGE BARN 66'5" x 20'2" of timber construction on a block base with concrete floor and corrugated roof. High double doors which can admit lorry/tractor, caravan etc. This large barn has power and light connected and is ideal for a variety of uses, rear WORKSHOP/STORE with doors to garden and side lean-to STORE SHED. The gardens are laid to lawn, bordered by fencing and mature trees and there is a useful brick built STORE. Immediately to the front of the house is a tarmac area, ideal for further off road parking.

Services - Mains Electricity, Water and Drainage.

Directional Note - From Okehampton Fore Street, turn right at the traffic lights between the town hall and Lloyds TSB. At the mini roundabout continue straight across, heading for Hatheleigh. At Elmead Cross turn right onto the A386 and stay on this road for approximately 6 miles until reaching the roundabout at Hatherleigh. Turn left signposted to Highampton and proceed on this road for approximately 4 miles until entering Highampton. Take the right hand turning on the sharp left hand bend, signposted to Sheepwash and continue along this road into the village square. Pass the Half Moon Inn on the right handside and the property will be found after a short distance upon the right.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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21 November 2016


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