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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Shute, Axminster, Devon, EX13

Sold STC £690,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 Double Bedrooms (1 en suite)
  • Ground floor 4th bedroom/ study
  • Character features
  • Garage
  • Views over open countryside
  • No close neighbours
  • Accessible location
  • In all 3 acres

Full description

A lovely 3/4 bedroom family home with 3 acres nestled in the Umbourne Valley. Beautiful views. Wonderfully presented. Gently sloping pasture. EPC band E

Situation - Little Pacehayne is a wonderful family home surrounded by glorious East Devon countryside. Although rural this property is by no means remote just minutes from the A35, in the village of Shute where there is a Primary School and village church.
The town of Colyton provides local amenities with shops, primary school, doctors, church and the renowned Colyton Grammer School. Axminster is approximately 4 miles to the east with a further range of day to day facilities including supermarkets, hospital, college and a main line train station on the London Waterloo line.
The south coast is easily accessible at Lyme Regis, Beer, Seaton, Branscombe and Sidmouth. Both Exeter and Taunton are approximately 23 miles distant both with M5 motorway connections.

Description - Little Pacehayne has gone through some significant changes through the past few hundred years, having originally been two cottages and more recently updated and extended by the current owners whilst retaining its character and charm.
The ground floor is circular in layout with each room flowing into the next. The large living room has timber beams, and inglenook fireplace, similar character features can be found in the dining room providing a cosy yet spacious entertaining space. Also to the front of the house accessed from the living room is a study/ snug previously used as a fourth bedroom.
To the rear the rear of the property is the kitchen, farmhouse in style with a cream Aga, timber units, Belfast sink and pantry. Off the kitchen is a boot room and WC.
Rising to the first floor there are three spacious double bedrooms all with beautiful vaulted ceilings. The master bedroom has a generous en suite with roll top bath and modern style shower. There is also a family bathroom.

Outside - The property is approached from the single track lane through a five bar gate providing access to the parking area, garage and store.
Surrounding the property are decked and paved areas in which to sit and enjoy the glorious views over the gardens and valley beyond. The gardens themselves are predominantly lawned, carefully interspersed with various plants and shrubs as well as various fruit trees. There is a vegetable patch with greenhouse, shed and compost area.
Further to the gardens is a paddock approximately 2.56 acres in size.

Services - Mains electricity. Mains water, private drainage. Oil fired central heating.

Viewing - Strictly by appointment only. Contact Stags 01404 45885.

Directions - From Honiton join the A35 heading towards Axminster passing through Wilmington. After 2 miles turn right sign posted 'Umbourne 1 mile'. Continue on this lane for 0.4 miles, the property can be found on the right.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Added on Rightmove:
07 September 2018


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