4 bedroom character property for sale

Barnstaple Cross, Crediton, EX17

Guide Price £585,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Character Property
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Stunning Views
  • Exstensive Gardens
  • Two Receptions
  • Garage
  • Double Glazed
  • Central Heating

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
WOW! Stunning thatched cottage in the heart of Devon. This beautiful property sits in about half and acre of beautifully nurtured gardens with the most amazing south facing views out over the local countryside.

The cottage is believed to have originally been two cottages dating back to the 1600s and since has been vastly extended and modernised, comprising of 4 bedrooms, lounge, dining room, bathroom, shower rooms, two separate WCs, two staircases, snug office, built in utility area. Enjoying many original features with full double glazing and central heating with the added bonus of unlimited parking and double garage, this really is a property not to be missed!

The cottage is a mile away from the town of Crediton in Mid Devon and then a further 7.5 miles from the city of Exeter, this cottage sits in an extremely enviable position giving access to a complete array of amenities and transport links but retaining its away from it all feel.

The property sits just off the A377 but is completely screened from view by a parcel of land that is bordered by mature trees and shrubs.

If you are looking for that quaint Devon cottage but still want to be near local amenities, then this is definitely for you!

Entrance
The property enjoys several entrances, the first one being at the front of the property where the door leads into a hallway which incorporates the utility area and has access to the downstairs bedroom with En-suite and separate WC. Staircase leads to the first floor on this side of the house and doors lead to the kitchen and rear of the property.
There is also a porch and door that leads from the rear of the property into the inner hallway with its second staircase to the first floor and doors to the dining room and lounge. In the lounge there is another door leading into a porch with door leading out to the front garden.

Kitchen
15ft x 11ft

Well appointed kitchen with a range of shaker style wall and base units with natural oak surfaces. Plenty of space for white goods and sink with drainer beneath window that gives stunning views of the garden and surrounding countryside.

Dining Room
15ft6 x 11ft

Very attractive double aspect room with inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove. This room is fully carpeted and enjoys a snug style recess office enjoying the wonderful views.

Lounge
22ft1 x 12ft8

Impressive double aspect lounge with stunning views out to the garden and countryside. There is a door and porch that leads out to the attractive seating area of the garden. The lounge, currently incorporating a bar area, is fully carpeted and enjoys exposed beams and a wonderful inglenook fireplace.

Master Bedroom
22ft6 x 13ft6

Accessed from the inner hallway and staircase this is a fully carpeted double aspect room which enjoys stunning views. The room also has a range of attractive fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom Two
15ft9 x 11ft6

Pretty double aspect room enjoying the same views as the master bedroom. The bedroom is fully carpeted and enjoys an inset vanity basin and built in wardrobe.

Family Bathroom
8ft10 x 6ft4

This bathroom serves the master and bedroom two on this side of the property and has been recently updated to incorporate an attractive fitted bath with lighting and shower over, WC and counter top wash hand basin. The bathroom is fully tiled.

Bedroom Three
13ft x 13ft3

This bedroom sits on the ground floor with windows looking to the gardens. The bedroom has a built in vanity basin with storage and built in wardrobes and drawers. The bedroom enjoys an En-suite which has a fully tiled shower cubicle.

Cloak Room
In this hallway and next to the 3rd bedroom is a separate WC serving the bedroom and ground floor of the property.

Bedroom Four
19ft6 x 16ft2

Accessed from the second staircase this double aspect bedroom is ideal for independent accommodation, it incorporates a vanity basin with fitted cupboards and drawers and leads straight out on to its own landing which has a shower cubicle and separate WC, the landing also enjoys plenty of walk in eaves storage.

Outside
This is where this property comes into its own. A gated driveway leads from the road and down to the cottage, on one side there is land that separates the property from the road and contains raised beds, fruit trees and a greenhouse for fruit and veg growing, the whole area being surrounded by mature trees. Half way down the drives sits a wood shed, a workshop and a double garage and next to this is a plot of land that currently houses poultry. The drive continues to the other end of the property where there is then pedestrian access to the gardens and front of the house. Just past the poultry enclosure is the stone walled entrance to the rest of the gardens and doorways to the property. The gardens have been lovingly created and provide a number of different areas to enjoy. There is a lovely decking area with shack style bar and attractive ropes separating the property from the fields. This area then leads onto the more formal gardens which incorporate attractive seating areas to the front of the property, pond set into the lawn area and Hot Tub set to the front of the lawns in an ideal position to soak up the views. To the side of the property there is an additional outbuilding with attached open fronted arbour.

The gardens are a true delight and have a wealth of established flora and fauna.


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Added on Rightmove:
29 May 2019

Nearest stations

  • Yeoford (1.9 mi)
  • Copplestone (2.5 mi)
  • Crediton (2.5 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Yeoford (1.9 mi)
  • Copplestone (2.5 mi)
  • Crediton (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Purplebricks, covering the South West

Suite 7, First Floor, Cranmore Drive, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4RZ

0121 396 0879 Local call rate

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