Barnstaple , Devon
- 16th Century Detached Cottage
- Grade II Listed
- Idyllic Location
- Set within approx. 1/3 of an acre
- Sympathetically Refurbished
- Full of charm and character features
- Wonderful Views
- 2 Reception Rooms
- Kitchen/Breakfast Room
- Three Double Bedrooms
- Utility Room
- Bathroom and Separate Shower Room
- Lovely Garden
- Only 2 Miles to Barnstaple
The accommodation briefly comprises of a lounge with wood burner, dining room, spacious kitchen/breakfast room, large conservatory, utility room, shower room, three double bedrooms and lovely bathroom with roll top bath. If you are looking for that 'Chocolate Box' character cottage, complete with rose lined picket fence, this is it!
Tawstock is a desirable area to live in, offering its own Primary School, feeling rural yet offering the convenience of being two miles away from Barnstaple Town Centre. Barnstaple Town Centre offers an excellent range of amenities including both local and national high street shops, banks and leisure facilities, including cinema, theatre and leisure centre, and the North Devon District Hospital just on the periphery of the town. The North Devon Link Road (A361) is also convenient and offers a fast route to the M5 at Junction 27 (Tiverton) and the Motorway Network beyond. An excellent bus service operates between Barnstaple and surrounding towns with further connections beyond. A national mainline railway line links Barnstaple with Exeter St. David's, with further connecting services to London and beyond, and to Exeter Central for the excellent shopping facilities. Exeter International Airport is situated at Clyst Honiton, East Devon, just 5 miles from Exeter City and 5 minutes from the M5 motorway (Junction 29) offering both scheduled and holiday charter flights within the UK, Europe and beyond.
4.68m x 3.87m (15' 4" x 12' 8")
Original 16th Century black oak entrance door, windows to front and side elevations, fireplace with wood burner inset, radiator, fitted carpet, double doors leading to kitchen and opening leading to;
4.86m x 2.99m (15' 11" x 9' 10") (Max)
Windows to front and rear aspect, stairs to first floor, radiator, fireplace alcove, fitted carpet, door to;
2.79m x 2.09m (9' 2" x 6' 10")
Window to side aspect Belfast sink, range of fitted cupboards, space and plumbing for washing machine, wall mounted gas fired boiler, space for fridge/freezer, tiled flooring, door to shower room.
1.90m x 2.03m (6' 3" x 6' 8")
Double glazed window to side aspect, WC, hand basin with fitted cupboard below, radiator, shower cubicle, tiled flooring, door to rear garden, extractor.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room
7.80m x 2.46m (25' 7" x 8' 1")
Wood framed double glazed windows to rear aspect, dining area, bespoke fitted kitchen, range of cupboards and drawers, space for Range cooker with extractor over, ceramic 1 and a half bowl sink with draining board, built in dishwasher and fridge, solid wood work tops, solid oak flooring, stable style door leading to conservatory.
5.16m x 3.05m (16' 11" x 10')
Built approx. 12 years ago, this is a great all year round living space, double glazed window units, double glazed double doors and single door leading to garden, radiator, varnished wooden flooring, beautiful views over the garden and countryside beyond.
First Floor Landing
Fitted carpet, fitted cupboard, loft hatch.
4.59m x 2.87m (15' 1" x 9' 5")
Double aspect room, with windows to front and side elevations, radiator, fitted carpet.
2.66m x 2.63m (8' 9" x 8' 8")
Wood framed double glazed window to rear aspect, lovely views, roll top bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, pedestal hand basin, WC, radiator, towel radiator, vinyl flooring.
4.50m (Max) x 2.61m (14' 9" x 8' 7")
Two double glazed wood framed windows, countryside views, double fitted wardrobe unit, radiator, fitted carpet.
4.78m (Max) x 2.59m (15' 8" x 8' 6")
Windows to front and side aspect, radiator, fitted cupboard, fitted carpet.
To the front of the property is private off road parking for two vehicles. A gated pathway leads to the entrance door and a gate to one side of the property leads to the garden.
The photos show it all, but there is a beautiful mature and landscaped garden offering an abundance of shrubs, plants, flowers and some more mature trees. There are seating areas, garden shed, greenhouse and ideal vegetable plot and fruit tree area. The garden takes full advantage of the wonderful open countryside views.
Vendor Position - No onward chain.
Age of Property - 16th Century
Grade II Listed
Nearest Town: Barnstaple 2 Miles
Nearest Primary School: Tawstock (Excellent Ofsted Rating) & is one of two thatched Schools in England.
Newest Secondary School: Barnstaple
Nearest Health Centre: Barnstaple
Bideford: 9 Miles
Exeter: 42 Miles