4 bedroom detached house for sale

Essington, North Tawton

Guide Price £499,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning Converted Barn
  • Spacious Character Accommodation
  • Bespoke Oak Joinery
  • Double Glazing
  • Gardens & Outbuildings
  • Garage & Parking

Full description

Stunning detached character barn conversion on the edge of North Tawton. Stunning Converted Barn. Spacious Character Accommodation. Bespoke Oak Joinery. Double Glazing. Gardens & Outbuildings. Garage & Parking. EPC Band D

Situation - The property occupies an ideal location, being within walking distance of North Tawton town centre and a few steps away from open countryside. North Tawton offers a comprehensive range of amenities including supermarket, various local shops, post office, public houses, pre-school, primary school, doctors and veterinary surgeries. The A30 is within easy driving distance, giving direct access to the cathedral and university city of Exeter with its mainline rail, international air and M5 motorway connections. Okehampton has facilities which include schooling from infant to sixth form level, modern hospital, leisure centre and shopping centre. Okehampton gives direct access to the Dartmoor National Park with its hundreds of square miles of superb unspoilt scenery with many opportunities for riding, walking and outdoor pursuits.

Description - The property presents a unique opportunity, a spacious barn conversion recently completed to a particularly high standard. Retaining many character features, with extensive use of oak and slate, the property has versatile accommodation with two staircases giving potential for a good sized family home or house and annexe (subject to any necessary consent). Being fully double glazed the property has solid fuel central heating provided by a Rayburn range in the kitchen. Externally there is extensive driveway parking together with a large garage and a private south facing rear garden with large outbuildings.

Accommodation - Reception Hall with glazed front door. Hand made turned solid oak staircase to first floor. Understair recess, exposed brick work and timber features and exposed ceiling timbers. Cloakroom, low level wc, hand basin, heated towel rack, slate floor. Study with fitted desk, slate floor and exposed ceiling timbers. Sitting Room, a spacious reception room with french doors and full height windows opening to rear garden, stone fireplace with granite lintel, timber mantel and fitted woodburning stove, massive exposed ceiling timber. Kitchen/Dining Room, attractively fitted with a range of cream units with solid oak worksufaces. Inset single drainer porcelain sink, fitted wall cabinets, natural stone splash backing, large inglenook stone fireplace recess housing solid fuel Rayburn cook and heat range supplying central heating system and domestic hot water water. Attractive oak with carving around fireplace. French doors to garden, double aspect windows, exposed ceiling timbers and slate tiled floor. Rear Hall with stairs to first floor and door to garden. Utility Room, range of oak units with roll edge worksurfaces inset single drainer stainless sink, cupboards and drawers beneath, fitted wall cupboards, tiled splash backing, oak floor. Cloakroom, with window to front, electric meter and consumer unit.

First Floor. Main Landing, the curved staircase leads up to the landing with curved oak galleried balustrade around, windows to front, access to insulated roof space. Master Bedroom, double aspect with glazed door giving access to external stone steps to the front of the barn. Velux roof light, built in cupboard. En Suite Shower Room, large fully tiled shower cubicle with Mira shower unit, pedestal wash basin, low level wc, large open undereaves area, heated towel rack, velux roof light, oak floor. Bedroom 2, double aspect windows with views towards the church and countryside. En Suite, tiled shower cubicle with mixer shower fitment, pedestal wash basin, low level wc, heated towel rack. Bathroom, part timber panelled walls, panelled bath with mixer shower fitment, pedestal wash basin, low level wc, limestone tiled floor, heated towel rack and velux roof light. Bedroom 3, velux roof light and window overlooking rear gardens. Second Landing with stairs from Rear Hallway. Bedroom 4, dual aspect with full height windows overlooking the gardens at rear and fields beyond. En Suite Shower Room, fully tiled shower cubicle with Mira electric shower unit, hand basin, low level wc, limestone tiled flooring.

Outside - To the front of the property is a shared access from the road, also serving one neighbouring property. The barn enjoys off road parking for a number of vehicles as well as access to a Potential Garage/Outbuilding 26' x 14'6" with sliding metal door, power and light connected, concrete floor. Side concrete yard area with access to Two Useful Outbuildings. Immediately to the rear of the property is a large gravelled patio area, bordered by stone wall with access to the main portion of the garden, which will be laid to lawn and bordered by a slate topped wall giving a good degree of peace and seclusion. There is a Large Block Outbuilding, part timber clad with iron sectional roof 45' x 12'10" internally divided into four useful Workshop/Storage Areas. The gardens enjoy a sunny southerly aspect and directly adjoin open farmland.

Directions - From Okehampton town centre proceed out of the town on the B3215 signposted Crediton/North Tawton. After approximately 6 miles at De Bathe Cross turn left for North Tawton, continuing down into the town square. Keep to the right of the clock tower, turning right into Market Street and proceeding along into Essington, where upon the property will be found upon the right hand side, set back from the lane at the top of a concrete driveway.

Services - Mains Electricity, Water and Drainage.


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Added on Rightmove:
20 August 2019

Nearest stations

  • Sampford Courtenay (3.3 mi)
  • Lapford (5.3 mi)
  • Okehampton (6.6 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Sampford Courtenay (3.3 mi)
  • Lapford (5.3 mi)
  • Okehampton (6.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Stags, Okehampton

11 Charter Place, Okehampton, EX20 1HN

01837 354012 Local call rate

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