6 bedroom detached house for sale

Parkham, Bideford, Devon, EX39

Guide Price £630,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Detached Home
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • 6 Bedrooms (2 En-suites)
  • Delightful Gardens
  • Plentiful Off Road Parking
  • Triple Garage
  • Workshop/Outbuilding
  • Income Potential/ B&B

Full description

Detached residence with spacious rooms within approx 0.68 acres. 3 reception rooms, luxury kitchen/breakfast room, bathrooms and triple garage. Income potential as B&B or annexe potential (stpp). EPC Band E

Situation - Old Rectory is situated in quiet and tucked away position within the traditional Devonshire village of Parkham which has local a farm shop, primary school, community hall, butchers, places of worship and within walking distance to the village pub. Nearby is the highly favoured thatched public house and hotel 'The Hoops Inn'. The rugged North Devon coastline at Bucks Mills, approximately 4 miles away, has a pebbled beach and coastal footpath offering superb coastal walks with stunning vistas. Further amenities and attractions can be found in Bucks Cross and Peppercombe around 3 miles away, Woolsery 4.6 miles and the heritage village of Clovelly approximately 7.5 miles away. Westward Ho! is within an easy driving distance, with its famous Pebble Ridge and sandy beach.
 
The port and market town of Bideford is approximately 8 miles away offering a wider range of facilities including various shops, butchers, banks, bakeries, pubs and restaurants, cafes and schooling for all ages (public and private). There are also 5 supermarkets and shopping outlet and retail complex with a range of popular brands such as Marks & Spencers, GAP and Starbucks.
 
The regional centre of Barnstaple is approximately 17 miles and offers the areas main business, shopping and commercial venues. There are also good transport connections via Barnstaple Train Station to Tiverton and the A361 link road connecting to Junction 27/M5 motorway.

Description - An opportunity to acquire this handsome detached, period residence offering elegant, well presented and spacious accommodation set in approximately 0.68 of an acre gardens. Believed to date back to 1880's, the property had previously been the former Parkham Parish Rectory. In recent years, the property has been formerly utilised as a successful guesthouse/B&B comprising six or eight bedrooms, five bathrooms and multiple reception rooms, all of which is arranged over three floors.

Accommodation - The property is now used as a large family home, boasting a wealth of period features that you would expect from a property of this era, including well-proportioned rooms with high ceilings and feature fireplaces combined with modern refinements such as replacement UPVC double glazing. In the last two years, the vendors have completely renovated and redesigned the kitchen combining the once humble kitchen and utility room, transforming into a large light modern yet traditional style family space, perfect for entertaining, now the heart of the home.
The property is approached by a sweeping driveway leading to an extensive area of ample off road parking, enough for around 7 vehicle plus a motor home or boat. There is an attached triple garage, which has potential to be converted into an additional separate cottage or annexe for a dependant relative if required, subject to planning permission. This handsome residence enjoys beautiful South facing parklike gardens to the front with lawns, seating areas and a variety of ornamental shrubs, mature trees, a small stream at the bottom and additional gardens to the side. The property must be viewed to appreciate the size and quality of the accommodation on offer. The accommodation with approximate dimensions is more clearly identified on the accompanying floorplan.

Services - All mains services. Oil fired central heating.

Local Authority - Torridge District Council.

Directions - From Bideford Quay with the River Torridge on your left hand side proceed towards Torrington heading out of Bideford. Just prior to reaching Landcross village, turn right signposted towards Buckland Brewer, Parkham and Bradworthy. Proceed along this road for approximately 5 miles and then turn right signposted towards Parkham. Proceed up the hill until reaching a T-junction in the village, turn left with the church on your right hand side. Take the second left into Rectory Lane where the entrance to the property can be found on the left hand side just after the road bends to the right.

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Added on Rightmove:
19 August 2018

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Nearest station

  • Chapleton (12.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Stags, Bideford

4 The Quay, Bideford, Devon, EX39 2HW

01237 720007 Local call rate

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