5 bedroom detached house for sale

The Avenue, Tiverton, Devon, EX16

Guide Price £530,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Sought After Town Location
  • Victorian Detached Residence
  • Character Features
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Private Parking & Garage
  • Enclosed Walled Gardens

Full description

An elegant Victorian detached residence situated within a highly sought area of Tiverton and within minutes of the Grand Western Canal.

An elegant detached Victorian residence situated in The Avenue within a few minutes of town and Blundells School. As befitting its period the property benefits from many original features including the staircase, some fireplaces, ornate cornicing and deep skirting. The accommodation comprises entrance hall with tiled foot well, strip wood flooring and period staircase rising to the first floor. Drawing room an exceptionally well proportioned room with large bay window, central fireplace with inset wood burning stove on slate hearth with marble surround, strip wood flooring and side aspect. Original architrave and picture rail with deep skirting’s. Dining room, another exceptionally well proportioned room with large triple sash window, original cornicing, central fireplace with tiled inset, marble surround on slate hearth with open cast iron grate, strip wood flooring, ceiling rose and serving hatch into the breakfast room. Inner hallway with under stairs storage cupboard and small cellar. Snug/ study a good size room with dual aspect overlooking the gardens and central open fireplace with wood surround. Conservatory of part wood, brick and glazed with polycarbonate roof, tiled flooring and French doors to the garden. Bathroom with white suite comprising bath with mains shower over, pedestal wash basin, fully tiled walls, strip wood flooring and radiator combining towel rail. Breakfast room, a super family room with large central fireplace with inset solid fuel Rayburn on brick hearth. Tiled flooring, original Victorian pine built in dresser, French doors lead to the garden and serving hatch to dining room. Two doors lead to the kitchen fitted with a matching range of painted wall, base and drawer units, continuous work surface, stainless steel sink unit, space and plumbing for dishwasher and large fridge and Range style cooker with extractor hood over. Butchers

block and boiler supplying the central heating and domestic hot water, tiled flooring, views over the gardens. Rear lobby with cloakroom comprising high level WC. Opposite this is a small laundry cupboard with space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for tumble dryer and storage. Opening into a further outhouse making an excellent boot room/larder with door to front with original river pebble floor and further door to the rear.

First floor landing with doors to cloakroom with close coupled WC and original Victorian corner wash basin with storage under. Bedroom 5 a single room with rear aspect overlooking the gardens, wash hand basin with splash back tiling. Bathroom with roll top freestanding ball foot bath, large walk-in shower enclosure with electric shower, fully tiled, radiator combining towel rail, pedestal wash basin and linen cupboard. Bedroom 4 a good size double room with rear aspect overlooking the garden. Attractive Victorian cast iron fireplace with slate hearth and storage cupboards to either side. Bedroom 3 an exceptionally well proportioned double room with central tiled fireplace, built in wardrobes, dual aspect and strip wood flooring. From the landing there is also a separate door to the wrought iron fire escape which offers someone the opportunity to rent out a room with separate access. Split landing leads up to the two main bedrooms. Master room a beautifully proportioned room with large triple bay window and window seat offering far reaching views. Strip wood flooring, range of built in wardrobes with cupboards over and central cast iron fireplace with wood surround. Walk-in wardrobe with window also accessed from the hallway with potential to create an en-suite. Bedroom 2 an equally spacious double room with large triple bay window overlooking the front, original cornicing, picture rail, range of built in wardrobes, strip wood flooring and central cast iron fireplace with wood surround.

The Avenue is situated close to the Grand Western Canal and within walking distance of Tiverton's town centre which provides an excellent range of shopping, banking, recreational healthcare and educational facilities. Easy commuting via the North Devon Link Road either to the north coast via Barnstaple or eastward back to the M5 (J27) and Parkway mainline railway station. Exeter lies to the south and Taunton to the north, with both centres offering a varied and comprehensive range of facilities.

The property is approached from The Avenue with tarmacadam driveway leading to a large garage. The driveway continues around providing parking for numerous vehicles and leading to the storm porch and front door. To the rear are good sized fully enclosed walled gardens with Victorian style greenhouse, brick and timber built in need of some repair with raised planting. Good size paved seating area, large level expanse of lawn bordered by mature shrubs and trees. Continuing around to the side of the property is a further area of garden predominantly laid to lawn and accessed from the conservatory with further garden shed and gated access to the front. The whole of the gardens are fully enclosed and offer a good degree of privacy. Morning and evening seating to make the most of the sun with original sequential mature planting providing constant interest and a purpose built log store.


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Added on Rightmove:
29 January 2019

Nearest station

  • Tiverton Parkway (5.1 mi)
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Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Tiverton

5 Fore Street, Tiverton, EX16 6LN

01884 695030 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Tiverton Parkway (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Tiverton

5 Fore Street, Tiverton, EX16 6LN

01884 695030 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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