4 bedroom detached house for sale

Shirwell, Barnstaple

Guide Price £565,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning Cottage
  • Wealth of Character
  • Spacious Accommodation
  • Sought after Village
  • 4 Double Bedrooms
  • Off Road Parking
  • Single building plot
  • App no. 59923
  • Rare Opportunity

Full description

Situated in the delightful village of Shirwell is this beautiful and spacious 4 bedroom detached cottage, offering a wealth of character alongside immaculately presented accommodation with the added advantage of a single building plot benefiting from permission for a 3 bed detached house and single garage.

Rare opportunity to acquire in this sought after village, Post Box Cottage, Shirwell, a delightful and characterful property, offering spacious accommodation alongside a wealth of charm with the added benefit of a single adjoining building plot.

The present owners have refurbished the cottage throughout to an exacting standard to offer warm and characterful accommodation comprising of an entrance hall, sitting room with feature fireplace and inset multi fuel stove, cloakroom, snug that could be used in a variety of ways including study, conservatory that links the snug to the kitchen with French doors out to the rear patio. The kitchen has been re-fitted and now offers, quality wall and base units with working surfaces over, electric double over, 4 ring electric hob, integrated washing machine and dishwasher, space for fridge/freezer and tiled floor. The dining room is a good size with space for a table and feature fireplace. Stairs then lead you to the first floor where there are 4 double bedrooms with the master having a dressing area and superb en-suite bathroom. Bedrooms 3 and 4 share an en-suite shower room with bedroom 4 also benefiting from an en-suite shower room.

The current owners have obtained planning permission for a well designed and attractive 3 bedroom detached local needs home with a single garage and generous garden within the current garden of Post Box Cottage without spoiling it's natural charm. The proposed development will benefit from its own independent access and will be built using a slate roof, random stonework, brickwork and render walls with pearl grey painted softwood windows to preserve the character of the surrounding area. Full details of this can be found on North Devon District Council's planning website (app number 59923).

Entrance Hall -

Sitting Room - 4.78m x 3.94m (15'08 x 12'11) -

Dining Room - 3.66m x 3.68m (12'12 x 12'01) -

Kitchen - 6.53m x 2.26m (21'05 x 7'05) -

Conservatory - 4.90m x 2.87m (16'01 x 9'05) -

Snug - 5.59m overall max x 3.78m overall max (18'04 overa -

Wc -

First Floor Landing -

Bedroom 1 - 4.75m into recess x 3.99m max (15'07 into recess x -

En-Suite Bathroom -

Bedroom 2 - 3.96m x 3.63m (13'00 x 11'11) -

"Jack N Jill" Shower Room -

Bedroom 3 - 3.96m x 3.48m max (13'00 x 11'05 max) -

Bedroom 4 - 3.66m x 2.29m (12'00 x 7'06) -

En-Suite Shower Room -

To the rear is a secluded and pleasant patio area ideal for outdoor dining and there are steps to another patio area with some countryside views. The remainder of the garden is laid to lawn with the off road parking adjacent. To the south, Barnstaple, the ancient borough and administrative centre for North Devon offers a comprehensive range of both business and leisure facilities including the Green Lanes Shopping Centre, out of town superstores, live theatre, leisure centre, tennis courts and access onto the A361 North Devon Link Road which provides much improved communications to and from the North Devon area connecting directly as it does through to Jctn 27 on the M5 motorway to the east side of Tiverton, where there is also the Parkway Railway Station from where journey times to London/Paddington are approximately 2 hours distant.


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Added on Rightmove:
25 July 2017

Nearest station

  • Barnstaple (4.0 mi)
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Phillips, Smith & Dunn, Barnstaple

Alliance House, Cross Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1BA

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Alliance House, Cross Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1BA

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Nearest station

  • Barnstaple (4.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Phillips, Smith & Dunn, Barnstaple

Alliance House, Cross Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1BA

03339 873588 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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