4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Appletree Barn, Great Weeke, Chagford

£500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A granite barn conversion about 21 years old
  • Attractive courtyard setting and approximately 2/5 acre garden
  • Far reaching rural views and parking for 3 cars
  • Cobbled internal entrance area and big living room
  • Granite fireplace with woodburner
  • Kitchen/dining room with terracotta floor and Rayburn
  • Utility room
  • Large master bedroom with ensuite potential and doors to garden
  • Second double bedroom with rural views and two single bedrooms
  • Bathroom

Full description

The conversion of Appletree Barn was finished about 21 years ago and this lovely home property has four bedrooms with a bathroom upstairs and a spacious living room, kitchen/dining room and utility room and w.c. downstairs. This home is presented in good decorative order throughout and is centrally heated by the oil fired Rayburn and it is also fully double glazed. Appletree Barn enjoys good natural lighting to most rooms. At the front of the property are raised granite borders and three parking spaces and at the rear is a lovely garden of about 2/5 acre with far reaching views over the Dartmoor countryside. Fowlers very strongly recommend viewing this attractive character home.


Situation 
Tranquil Great Weeke is only 0.9 miles from the bustling ancient stannary town of Chagford. This courtyard of converted granite barns comprising five barns of various sizes and Appletree Barn is the second largest. Nearby Chagford has a bustling town square with a wide variety of day to day and specialist shops, a primary school, pre school and Montessori, a parish church, Roman Catholic church and chapel. There are pubs, a hotel, restaurants and cafe and doctors, dentists and veterinary surgeries. From Great Weeke there is easy access to countryside walks, yet the A382 is just a 3 minute drive and the A30 dual carriageway is barely 5 miles away. Exeter is approximately 20 miles.

Entrance 
A painted timber clad door set beneath an oak lintel and with a double glazed side panel leads into a sunken cobbled area at one end of the living room.

Living room 
25' 1'' x 13' 6'' (7.64m x 4.11m)
The living room has an exposed granite wall and plinth at one end and a large granite fireplace at the other end with a cobbled hearth, heavy oak bressemer beam and a woodburning stove with a lined flue. To either side of the fireplace is fitted shelving and there is a pair of double glazed doors set in the rear wall leading out to the gravelled terrace. There are three double glazed wooden casement windows with oak sills looking out to the front of the property and spanning the room is an oak beam and there is stained wood skirting. There are two pendant light points, four wall light points, a T.V. point, ample power points and a double panel radiator. An opening at the south eastern end of the room leads into the inner hall.

Inner hall 
A fully glazed double glazed door leads out to the gravelled rear terrace and has an oak lintel above. There is a latched door to the understairs cupboard and a multi paned door leads into the kitchen/dining room. Stairs lead up to the first floor and set above the landing are two double glazed Velux roof lights letting in good natural light to the stairs. There are some exposed granite features, an inset oak beam and a stained wood staircase, balusters and skirting.

Kitchen/dining room 
19' 3'' x 13' 0'' (5.86m x 3.96m)
A spacious and clutter free room with a beautiful terracotta tiled floor, ample space for a generous dining table and a fitted cream oil fired Rayburn with a back boiler for central heating and hot water. To one side of the Rayburn set into a recess is a minimalist work surface with an inset single drainer stainless steel sink with mixer taps and red tile splashbacks. Facing to the front of the property is a tiled window sill set beneath a wide double glazed casement window with an oak lintel. There are ample power points and space for free-standing kitchen cabinets and shelving. A spotlight is ceiling mounted and there is a double panel radiator. A part multi paned hardwood screen with a multi paned door lead out to a second front entrance which also has a terracotta floor, space for coats and a painted timber clad door which leads out to the front of the property and which has a double glazed side panel beneath an oak lintel. A further multi paned door leads from the...

Utility room 
8' 5'' x 7' 2'' (2.56m x 2.18m)
The utility room has a concrete floor and a broad wooden double glazed window to the front beneath an oak lintel. There is a central ceiling light, an extractor fan, plumbing for an automatic washing machine, space for freezers and for extra free standing units if desired. An extractor fan is fitted and a latched door leads to the W.C.

W.C. 
This has a concrete floor and is fitted with a low level w.c., a pedestal wash hand basin, tiled splashbacks, an extractor fan, a pendant light point and a double panel radiator.

First floor landing 
The landing enjoys good natural light with two double glazed Velux skylights and there are exposed roof trusses and wooden skirtings. A hardwood balustrade protects the stairwell and there is a single panel radiator and two pendant light points.

Bedroom 1 
15' 6'' x 12' 10'' (4.72m x 3.91m)
This is a bright master bedroom with a large pair of double glazed double doors to the rear which open out to an upper granite patio. There is also a roof mounted Velux double glazed skylight and a broad double glazed wooden window to the front with an oak lintel. A double panel radiator is fitted and concealed on one side of the room is the hot and cold supply and drainage which is built in should you wish to install an ensuite shower room. A roof truss is exposed, there are wooden skirtings, ample power points and a telephone point.

Bathroom 
Warmed in the winter by the Rayburn flue which rises through the room, the bathroom also has a single panel radiator with a built in towel rail and there is a big linen cupboard with a hot water cylinder and shelving. The bathroom is naturally lit by a Velux double glazed roof light and a pendant light point is fitted and an extractor fan. The pine panelled bath has chrome taps and a built in thermostatic shower, high tiled splashbacks and a fitted shower curtain rail. A low level w.c. is also fitted and a pedestal wash hand basin with a shaver/light above.

Bedroom 3 
9' 6'' x 8' 0'' (2.89m x 2.44m)
This is a bright room with a large former hayloft door which is fully double glazed and which has an oak lintel above. There is a pendant light point, wooden skirtings, an exposed granite wall and a double panel radiator.

Bedroom 4 
9' 6'' x 6' 5'' (2.89m x 1.95m)
This is an ideal study or nursery and has a Velux double glazed skylight set into the roof, some exposed structural timbers, wooden skirtings, ample power points and a double panel radiator.

Bedroom 2 
13' 0'' x 10' 1'' (3.96m x 3.07m)
This double bedroom has a large three casement double glazed wooden window looking out across the beautiful Dartmoor countryside and set above an oak sill. There is an exposed roof truss, wooden skirtings and ample power points. Rising through the room is an insulated flue from the woodburner in the living room making this a most cosy room in the winter time. There is also a double panel radiator.

To the front 
The lighter local granite which is native to the area brightens the front of the property which has three private parking spaces, granite curb stones, two granite cobbled paths, an exterior light and flower borders and shrubberies full of mature shrubs and flowering plants.

Shed 
Situated to one side of the three parking spaces is a granite shed with a wooden door which conceals the 1,000 litre oil tank.

Parking 
There are three parking spaces within the freehold of this property

Rear garden 
The rear garden of about 2/5 acre is south west facing and is on a gradient. Immediately to the rear of the house at ground floor level is a large gravelled terrace with access from the inner hall and living room whilst at a higher level outside the master bedroom there is a granite upper patio and access to the garden at first floor level. The lawn rises from the gravelled terrace at the back of the house to a meadow area beneath which are raised planters for vegetables and adjacent to which is a small pond. There are three apple trees and a crab apple and the views from the garden which are superb get better and better the higher up you go.

Services 
Mains water, private drainage, oil by contract.

Council tax band 
F

Directions 
From Fowlers go to the top of the Square and turn left into High Street. Pass the Three Crowns and the Globe and bear left by the church. Take the next left and drive down through the granite cutting into Westcott Lane and after about 0.9 miles you will reach the rural junction at Great Weeke and on the right you will see two large open oak gates which lead into the courtyard where Appletree Barn is located. Appletree Barn is at the top of the courtyard.

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  • Yeoford (8.2 mi)
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40 The Square, Chagford, TQ13 8AB

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40 The Square, Chagford, TQ13 8AB

01647 433595 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Yeoford (8.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fowlers Estate Agents, Chagford

40 The Square, Chagford, TQ13 8AB

01647 433595 Local call rate

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