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4 bedroom house for sale

Turnpike, Sampford Peverell, Tiverton, Devon, EX16

Sold STC £600,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Delightful detached property
  • Period yet contemporary features
  • Spacious & flexible accommodation
  • 4/5 bedrooms
  • Cottage in need of renovation
  • Outbuildings for conversion
  • Backs onto the canal
  • Uffculme school catchment

Full description

Built in the 1640’s this most delightful period house is conveniently situated close to the centre of Sampford Peverell, within the Uffculme School catchment and with further development opportunity.

Built in the mid 1600’s this most delightful period house is conveniently situated close to the centre of the popular village of Sampford Peverell. The accommodation has been sympathetically restored by the current owners and offers flexible family accommodation with the added benefit of an attached coach house and cottage (in need of renovation). Set in approximately ¼ of an acre of grounds and running down to the Grand Western Canal this property affords the purchaser a very rare opportunity to acquire a large family property with potential additional accommodation all within the Uffculme school catchment. Entrance porch with tiled floor. Entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor, under stairs storage cupboard. Cloakroom with close coupled WC, Belfast sink set in vanity unit. Drawing room a lovely room with high ceilings, picture rail, superb fireplace with marble surround and inset wood burning stove, original cupboard to one side and window overlooking the garden. Office/bedroom 5 of excellent proportions again with central fireplace with marble surround and inset wood burning stove. Original dresser cupboards to either side, strip wood flooring and French doors to the loggia. Dining room another well-proportioned room with fireplace with marble surround and tiled insert, views to the rear, strip wood flooring. Morning room with tiled flooring, under floor heating, front aspect, central fireplace with wood surround and inset wood burning stove with store cupboards to one side, built in dresser unit with sockets and ample space for table and chairs. Kitchen newly fitted from an attached converted barn offering a stunning kitchen with feature arch window. Matching range of painted base and drawer units, continuous granite work surface incorporating double ceramic sink, further wood work surfaces, space for Range cooker and large American style fridge, larder with shelving, underfloor heating and door to garden. On the first floor landing with strip wood flooring and window’s to front. Bedroom 2 a lovely double room with front aspect, central Victorian cast iron fireplace with metal surround, built in cupboards to one side. Arch door to the balcony a pretty area with balustrade overlooking the kitchen with Velux window. Bedroom 4 a good size double room with strip wood flooring and rear aspect giving spectacular views over the garden with open countryside beyond. Family bathroom again newly fitted with matching white suite comprising bath with Mira electric shower over, close coupled WC, wash basin set in marble topped vanity unit with cupboards over and splash back tiling. Bedroom 3 a double room with strip wood flooring, central cast iron fireplace, and rear aspect again with spectacular far reaching views. Master bedroom a double room with cast iron fireplace with wood surround, rear aspect with spectacular views, and door into the Jack and Jill shower room. Fully tiled double shower enclosure with inset mains shower, pedestal wash basin, close coupled WC and doorway back into the hallway.

Sampford Peverell is a delightful, friendly village, bisected by the Grand Western Canal with its easy walks and wildlife. The village offers a doctors surgery, Spar mini-market/Post Office, farm shop, 2 country inns, church and chapel, primary school, 9 hole golf course and driving range, floodlit tennis courts and children's play area. It is also in the catchment area of the well regarded Uffculme School. Bowdens lies within 10 miles of the renowned Blundell’s School making it eligible for local fees. There is easy commuting, with both the M5 (J27) and Tiverton Parkway mainline railway station only a mile away. The nearby town of Tiverton provides an excellent range of shopping, banking, recreational healthcare and educational facilities. Exeter lies to the south, whilst Taunton lies to the north, both offering a varied and comprehensive range of facilities.

The property is approached from the village lane with attractive stone walling and brick piers with gated pedestrian access leading to the front door. Adjacent to this is a mature garden area comprising lawn and shrubs offering a good degree of privacy. Beside this are full height gates giving vehicular access to the side of the property. Former coach house and cottage offering a splendid opportunity for conversion subject to planning to provide an annexe or holiday accommodation or perhaps office, business or parking and storage. Running the full length of the property is a stone built Loggia with open front and part slate and part glass roof. Arch door to drive and access to kitchen. The gardens are walled and extensive (approximately ¼ of an acre) and comprise numerous level lawn areas bordered by mature shrubs and trees continuing onto a further lawned area and small orchard with fruit trees. Continuing down to the bottom of the garden where the current owners rent a strip from the council which provides direct access onto the Grand Western Canal.

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16 July 2016

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