- Utility and Cloakroom
- Sitting Room and Conservatory
- Dining Room
- 2/3 Bedrooms
- Large Garden
- Fine Views
Situation - The Malt House is set in a tucked away and south-facing position on the edge of the very popular village of North Molton, which sits on the south western foothills of the Exmoor National Park and only a short distance from the A361 North Devon Link Road. The village has a thriving community and offers a very good range of amenities including an excellent shop and post office, primary school (Ofsted: Good), village hall, garage, sports club and public house.
The local market town of South Molton is about three miles and provides an excellent range of further amenities including schooling to secondary level, banking facilities and Sainsbury's supermarket. The A361 provides an excellent road link to the regional centre of Barnstaple to the west and to Tiverton and the M5 (Junction 27) to the east where there is a railway station at Tiverton Parkway on the London Paddington line.
Exmoor National Park, renowned for its spectacular scenery and excellent opportunities for walking, riding and fishing, is about a mile away from the property and the impressive North Devon coastline with is steep cliffs and wide sandy beaches is also within easy reach by car.
Description - The Malt House is a charming character cottage with fine views over parts of the village and is presented in reasonable decorative order but does offer scope for some updating. The cottage stands at the top of a large plot of mature gardens with fine views over the edge of the village to countryside beyond.
Accommodation - An open PORCH leads into an ENTRANCE HALL with slate floor, storage cupboard and door into UTILITY/BOOT ROOM with sink unit, plumbing for washing machine, door to outside and CLOAKROOM with wash basin and WC. INNER HALL with door to DINING ROOM with a slate floor. The KITCHEN has a slate floor and is fitted with a range of matching units, oil-fired Rayburn Royal, sink unit, electric hob and integrated cooker, space for fridge and beamed ceiling. The SITTING ROOM has a beamed ceiling and a fire place with tiled hearth and wood burner style, LPG stove. Door to CONSERVATORY with superb views over the garden.
From the sitting room a door and turning stairs lead to the FIRST FLOOR. A GALLERIED LANDING with doors off to:
BEDROOM ONE, a double room with built in wardrobe and door to DRESSING ROOM/BEDROOM THREE with exposed roof timber and airing cupboard. BEDROOM TWO is also a double room overlooking the garden. The FAMILY BATHROOM has a white suite of panelled bath, WC, wash basin, heated towel rail and tiled shower cubicle.
Outside - The property is approached from Fore Street via a timber five bar gated entrance and a tarmac path/driveway, The access is quite narrow but is passable with a small car or motorcycle. Parking is available opposite in Fore Street or in the village Square which is only a short distance.
A further timber five-bar gate leads to a rear paved courtyard where there is also a useful OUTHOUSE (12'3" x 6'7") with power and light. A path leads past the cottage to the large south-facing garden with excellent views. Stocked with mature trees and shrubs and mainly laid to lawn, the garden is bordered by mature beech hedges and Devon banks.
Viewing - Strictly by confirmed prior appointment please through the sole selling agents, Stags on .
Directions - From the North Devon Link Road (A361) on the outskirts of South Molton take the turning signposted towards North Molton. Continue into North Molton past the garage. Stay on this road and the entrance to the property will be seen on the right, just before the village hall. Nearby parking is available in the village square.
Services - Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil-fired Rayburn with back boiler for hot water. Electric storage heaters.
Energy Performance CertificatesEPC 1
NEAREST STATIONSDistances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
- Umberleigh Station8.8 miles
About the agent
Stags' South Molton office is easily found in the main Town Square. The A361 (North Devon Link Road) bypasses the town and provides excellent access to Barnstaple to the west and Tiverton and the M5 to the east.
Stags has been a dynamic influence on the West Country property market for over 130 years and is acknowledged as the leading firm of chartered surveyors and auctioneers in the West Country with 21 geographically placed offices across Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Dorset. We take
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