5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Crowden, Northlew, Okehampton

Sold STC £580,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 Bedrooms, 2 Reception Room Farmhouse
  • Separate 2 Bedroom Cottage
  • Garage/Studio
  • Workshop & Stable Yard
  • 4.25 Acres
  • Pasture & Woodland
  • River Frontage

Full description

Three bedroom farmhouse with attached two bedroom cottage, range of stables and outbuildings set in 4.25 acres. 3 Bedroom, 2 reception room farmhouse, separate 2 bedroom cottage, large studio/hobbies room, pasture & woodland, river frontage. EPC Band F.

Situation - The property is situated approximately ¾ of a mile from the village of Northlew, in a delightful semi rural, yet not isolated position. Northlew is a self contained rural community with various amenities including public house, places of worship, primary school, community shop and various local clubs and activities, together with a twice weekly post office service. A more comprehensive range of amenities can be found in the town of Okehampton, which offers an excellent range of supermarkets (including a Waitrose) local and specialised shops, doctor's surgery, dentists and hospital. The town has schooling from infant to A-level standard, together with numerous sports and leisure facilities, including a modern leisure centre in the attractive setting of Simmons Park. The Dartmoor National Park offers hundreds of square miles of superb unspoilt scenery. The A30 dual carriageway is easily accessible from Okehampton providing a direct link west in to Cornwall or east to the Cathedral and University City of Exeter with its M5 motorway, main line rail and international air connections.

Description -

The Farmhouse - Via stable door to Entrance Porch and door to Farmhouse Kitchen. Range of pine base cupboards and drawers with granite worksurfaces over. 1½ bowl butler sink, integral dishwasher and fridge, Inglenook fireplace with inset electric Aga and gas hob, clome oven, beamed ceiling, double aspect windows. Utility Room, window to rear, space for upright fridge freezer, LPG Gas boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating through radiators, fitted worktop with plumbing and space below for washing machine and tumble drier. Sink and wc, tiled floor. Sun Room with double glazed windows surrounding, decorative window to porch and door to front. Sitting Room, feature stone fireplace with inset woodburning stove, double glazed window to front, exposed beams and timbers, slate floor. Entrance Hall with door to front, slate floor, staircase to first floor and door to Dining Room, with dual aspect windows and exposed timbers. First Floor Landing, Velux roof light to rear and doors to Bedroom 1, window to front, access to roof space, recessed shelved areas and door to En Suite, attractively fitted with low level wc, circular bowl vanity unit and tiled flooring. Jacuzzi Shower, Velux roof light, heated towel rail and tiled floor. Bedroom 2, window to front, Velux roof light, wall lights. Bedroom 3, windows to front, wall lights, wardrobe cupboard. Bathroom, white suite comprising Jacuzzi bath with Mira electric shower over and screen door, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc, heated towel rail, velux roof light, tiling to walls.

The Old Barn - Via stable door to Sitting Room, exposed beams and timbers, staircase to first floor, understairs storage cupboard, double glazed window to rear, electric heater, former stone fireplace. Kitchen, range of white timber base cupboards and drawers with roll edge worksurfaces over, space for electric cooker with extractor vent over, space for washing machine and low level fridge, two windows to front elevation. First Floor Landing, Velux window to rear, doors to Bedroom 1, exposed timbers, Velux roof light, electric panel heater, built in wardrobe cupboard, access to loft space, bedroom 2, roof light, exposed timbers, built in wardrobe cupboard. Bathroom, low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with electric shower over and tiled surrounds, built in airing cupboard, Velux roof light.

Outside - Immediately to the the front of the property a drive opens to an extensive gravelled parking and turning area for numerous vehicles, giving access to both the cottage and main farmhouse. Within this area is a large insulated Garage/Workshop, of block construction under a slate roof, with alarm, light and power connected. Currently divided into a workshop, studio/music room and store room. A personal door at the rear opens to an Office with window overlooking the river and adjoining Cloakroom with low level wc, wash hand basin and window to the rear. Attached Is a covered Carport with parking for further vehicles, fitted sink and electric power connected. Immediately to the front of the farmhouse is a brick paved courtyard area with low wall surrounds, raised beds and small pond. To the right accessed of of the sun room, is a patio area, with steps leading up to a Greenhouse and an area of lawn behind the house, adjoining a garden area incorporates a polytunnel, fruit cage and some raised beds. Workshop, of timber construction with galvanised roof, single and double doors to front, electric light and power connected. A gate from here leads to the Stable Yard, concrete forecourt with small enclosed pen and enclosed area incorporating two block built pig styes, Timber stables incorporating 1 loose box, and two open stores, water and power connected. Separate loose box and adjoining tack room with power connected.

Above the stable yard are two small paddock areas, one housing a chicken run. Immediately to the right is an enclosed paddock, fenced wildlife area to the side with a range of fruit trees. A five bar gate from here opens to the main two predominantly level interconnecting paddocks, which can also be accessed off the main driveway via a five bar gate. Bordered by the attractive River Lew. A gate from the higher paddock opens to a wildlife/copse area. A public footpath does run through these fields and nature area.

Directions - From Okehampton proceed out of the town in westerly direction towards Tavistock and after approximately 1 mile, turn right signposted to Holsworthy. After a further quarter of a mile, turn right signposted to Northlew, following signs towards the village. On reaching the village square turn right (opposite the shop) and then immediately left as if for Highampton. Follow this road out of the village for approximately ¾ of a mile, bearing right and proceeding over the bridge. The property can be found immediately after the bridge, upon your right hand side.

Services - Mains Electricity and Water. Private Drainage.

The property has solar panels, currently bringing in an income of approximately £2000 per annum.


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  • Okehampton (7.0 mi)
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01837 354012 Local call rate

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