A fabulous individual, architect-designed, detached, modern family home with the benefit of a separate 2/3 bedroom single storey annexe. With double garage, ample parking and with grounds of approximately 2 acres. EPC Rating D Read more
A fabulous individual, architect-designed, detached, modern family home with the benefit of a separate 2/3 bedroom single storey annexe. With double garage, ample parking and with grounds of approximately 2 acres. EPC Rating D
An opportunity to acquire this individual detached modern family home, situated on the outskirts of Barnstaple and having the benefit of a separate 2/3 bedroom single storey property, ideal for a dependant relative or of course for letting purposes to provide an income (STPP).
Carrick is a superb, spacious home which was constructed approximately 14 years ago and is set within grounds of approximately 2 acres.Conveniently located the property is easily accessible and is just a short distance from the town centre but certainly offers the feel of living on an edge of village location. Situated off a small country lane approximately 1 mile south of Barnstaple town, and approached through impressive pillared gated entrance with ample parking area for both the main house and the annexe in addition to an integral double garage.
Most rooms enjoy dual aspect with views over the gardens and virtually all rooms have satellite or terrestrial tv points.The ground floor accommodation has been wired for centralised zoned sound and television.
The Lodge (annexe) has been extended and now offers spacious accommodation ideal for a couple as it offers versatile accommodation with 2/3 beds or 1/2 reception rooms, whichever is best for the needs of the buyers.
Entrance hall with useful storage cupboard and stairs to first floor, cloakroom with 2-piece suite. Generous study/office which could easily be used as a ground floor bedroom if required. Impressive triple aspect living room which is extremely light and airy with sliding patio doors leading to the garden, contemporary inset convector fire and glazed double bi-fold doors open through to the impressive kitchen/dining room, the dining area allowing space for a large dining table to suit family needs and a window overlooking the garden. The modern kitchen is extensively fitted with an excellent range of Moben kitchen units together with built-in stainless steel appliances which include oven, microwave and dishwasher, ceramic hob with extractor over, inset sink and further large island unit with inset sink. A door leads through to the useful utility room with door leading to outside and also from the kitchen, double doors lead through to the conservatory, being UPVC double glazed and again with French doors leading to outside. The ground floor accommodation flows beautifully and makes a great social space with the majority of the rooms enjoying aspects over the gardens.
The first floor landing has large double storage cupboards and adjoining further airing cupboard and gives access to the sleeping quarters and is equally well equipped with a fabulous master suite of a double bedroom with large walk-in wardrobe space (currently housing disabled bath) sliding patio doors leading to the roof terrace ideal for enjoying morning coffee. The en suite shower room offers a 5-piece suite with his and hers vanity sink, bidet, w.c., double shower cubicle and fully tiled floor and walls. Bedroom 2, again enjoys patio doors leading to a roof terrace affording views over the garden and countryside beyond and an en suite shower room with 3-piece suite comprising vanity wash hand basin, w.c., shower cubicle and fully tiled walls and floor. There are 2 further double bedrooms both being dual aspect and benefiting from built-in wardrobes, and a 5th single bedroom. Concluding the first floor accommodation is the bathroom with 3-piece white suite with corner spa bath with mixer shower attachment, w.c., vanity wash hand basin and tiled floor and walls.
Outside there is an integral double garage (18'8" x 17'11") with one remote electric up and over door and one further up and over door housing the oil fired boiler and a personal door gives access to the garden. There is ample parking and turning area to the front of the property and the gardens wrap around the house with mature trees, shrubs and plants and the grounds are sufficient for a pony or small livestock as these amount to 2 acres. There are timber storage/outbuildings which are currently used for storage but have previously been used as stabling and are currently divided into 3 stores of 12'5" x 12'4", 12'4" x 10'5" and 12'4" x 11'9". There is a further adjoining open store. The plot is enclosed by mature hedging and there are further apple trees, 2 flowering cherry trees and other various specimen trees.
The Lodge The Lodge accommodation comprises; entrance hall with modern kitchen with inset sink, range of wall and base units with working surfaces, built-in electric oven, ceramic hob and extractor, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. There is an opening into the utility where there is space for a tumble dryer, further sink, door leading to a cloakroom with 2-piece white suite and a further door gives access to outside. There is a dual aspect lounge with laminate flooring enjoying pleasant views over the garden, attractive, contemporary wall mounted convector electric fire, further reception room/bedroom with French doors leading to a private garden to The Lodge, large useful storage cupboard and a door gives access to what is currently used as a craft room but could be an occasional 3rd bedroom if required and offers a window and a further door to a storage cupboard where there are controls for the central heating. The main bedroom is a generous double with window to the rear and finally is the family shower room which comprises of a 3-piece white suite with corner shower cubicle with electric shower, vanity wash hand basin, low level w.c., Velux window and fully tiled walls.
The Lodge enjoys its own private garden area to both the front and rear. The area to the front being fully enclosed with a patio area ideal for outdoor dining, lawned area and a useful timber store shed. In addition there is an outside tap.
LOCATION Situated on the outskirts of Lake, a small hamlet very conveniently situated approximately 2 miles from town, but surrounded by North Devon countryside. Nearby Tawstock is a small pretty village with a collection of period properties with one or two more modern homes together with its thatched primary school. Barnstaple town centre is within easy distance and offers an extensive range of shops banks and leisure facilities and a variety of restaurants and public houses. The North Devon Link Road is also very convenient offering a fast route to the M5 Motorway at Junction 27. A mainline railway station on the outskirts of the town offers an excellent service to Exeter St. David's and Exeter Central for the excellent shopping amenities.
Study/Bedroom 612'7" max x 10' (3.84m max x 3.05m).
Utility Room9' x 6' (2.74m x 1.83m).
Kitchen Area13'3" x 11'11" max (4.04m x 3.63m max).
Dining Area9'10" x 9'8" (3m x 2.95m).
Conservatory11'7" x 10'11" (3.53m x 3.33m).
Living Room19'10" x 15'2" (6.05m x 4.62m).
Bedroom 116'4" max x 12'10" (4.98m max x 3.91m).
En Suite Shower Room
Bedroom 212'4" x 11'4" (3.76m x 3.45m).
En Suite Shower Room
Bedroom 311'8" x 9'11" (3.56m x 3.02m).
Bedroom 412'9" x 9'7" (3.89m x 2.92m).
Bedroom 59'8" x 6'8" (2.95m x 2.03m).
Family Bathroom10'6" max x 6'7" max (3.2m max x 2m max).
Lounge18'1" x 13'3" (5.51m x 4.04m).
Kitchen9'5" x 5'1" (2.87m x 1.55m).
Utility Room5'1" x 4'3" (1.55m x 1.3m).
Bedroom 112'9" x 12'2" (3.89m x 3.7m).
Bedroom 2/Reception14'2" x 12'4" (4.32m x 3.76m).
Occasional Bedroom 3/Craft Room9'10" x 8'6" (3m x 2.6m).
Family Shower Room7'6" x 6'6" (2.29m x 1.98m).
Double Garage18'8" x 17'11" (5.7m x 5.46m).
Services Main house Mains water. Mains electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating Annexe Mains water. Mains electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating
Viewing Strictly by appointment with the sole selling agent
Council Tax Band *Main house G North Devon District Council Annexe A North Devon District Council *At the time of preparing these sales particulars the council tax banding is correct. However, purchasers should be aware that improvements carried out by the vender may affect the property's council tax banding following a sale.
From Barnstaple Square proceed across the Old Bridge.At the roundabout continue right following the road up New Sticklepath Hill (with Asda on the right hand side). Atthe main Sticklepath roundabout continue straight across after the traffic lights and a short way along turn left signposted to Lake (this will be the Old Sticklepath Hill).Follow the road down the hill and a mini roundabout takes you up to the right.Continue up the hill towards Tawstock and the entrance to Carrick can be found on the left hand side with a name plate and for sale board displayed.