An impressive executive style house situated in a generous plot with double garage and ample parking. A wonderful opportunity to acquire a modern family home in a popular village location. (contd...) Read more
An impressive executive style house situated in a generous plot with double garage and ample parking. A wonderful opportunity to acquire a modern family home in a popular village location. (contd...)
An exciting opportunity to purchase a modern detached executive style house which was originally built in 1992 and benefitting from a delightful extension in 2010. Positioned in a plot of approximately 1/2 acre this property enjoys a generous garden with views over the countryside, double garage and ample parking. Constructed circa 2014, the double garage has double skinned walls and has power and water connected. This property is presented in excellent condition and we highly recommend an internal viewing to appreciate this superb property.
Accommodation The property is entered through a stone porch, giving access to the light and spacious hallway, with a white cloakroom suite comprising W.C and wash hand basin.There is Travertine flooring which extends through to the kitchen/dining room. This superb room has been transformed since the extension creating a delightful open plan family room. The kitchen is fitted with a range of base and wall units with inset 1 and a half bowl stainless steel sink, integrated dishwasher, ceramic hob with extractor over and separate double oven. There is ample space for a dining table and chairs which enjoys views via the French doors over the garden. There is a utility off which has base and wall units with sink, space for a free standing fridge freezer and space and plumbing for a washing machine. There is access via a stable door to the sun terrace.The impressive sitting room is dual aspect with box window to the front elevation and French doors leading to the conservatory. The wood burning stove is a real feature with slate hearth and feature surround. The conservatory is south east facing and leads straight out to the garden.
On the first floor, there is a light and airy landing. The master suite is a superb room with double bedroom with views over the garden, a walk-in wardrobe and dressing area and leading into an impressive en-suite shower room with corner shower, low level w.c., wash hand basin inset in vanity unit, heated towel rail and underfloor heating. The second bedroom is also to the rear enjoying countryside views and having built in wardrobes. A third bedroom is to the front with space for a double bed. Bedroom four has views over the countryside. The family bathroom has a spa bath, walk in shower cubicle, low level w.c., sink inset in vanity unit, heated towel rail and underfloor heating.
Outside The property is accessed over a tarmac drive with mature trees and Devon bank to the front. There is ample parking which leads to the 202 x 209 double garage with power and water connected, having electric up and over door, door to the side elevation and stairs leading to the 21 x 13 studio above with Velux style window.
The fully enclosed mature garden enjoys south facing views towards Devon countryside with a natural stone paved patio leading off the rear of the property. The garden has undergone extensive landscaping over the last couple of years having raised vegetable beds, feature pond with pergola seating area, wildlife garden to the rear and utility area to the east boundary. The remainder of the garden is mainly laid to lawn with raised flower beds and shrubbery. The garden is well tended and an ideal location to enjoy al-fresco dining.
Location Set in the popular village of Dolton which is situated twixt the national parks of Exmoor and Dartmoor and has an abundance of bridle paths and walkways. The village has a well-stocked shop and post office, a butchers, a primary school, two village pubs and a church, village hall and active community.
More extensive amenities, including schooling, recreational facilities can be found in the market town of Great Torrington, some 5 miles away; this friendly town has an active community and benefits from having a variety of day-to-day shops in the pretty town centre. In addition, there is a building society, a library, the renowned Plough Arts Centre and the Pannier Market. There is schooling for all ages up to 16 years and various sporting facilities. The town is surrounded by 365 acres of common land providing 20 miles of public footpaths to enjoy. A nine hole golf course is found on the edge of the town, RHS Rosemoor is nearby and the spectacular coast and the National Parks of Exmoor and Dartmoor are all within an easy drive.
The market towns of Bideford and Barnstaple are within easy driving distance and the Historic city of Exeter with its International Airport, and large shopping area can be accessed by car in under an hour.
Council Tax Band Band E currently- improvements have been made to the property that might result in the Council Tax band changing when the property is sold.
Services Mains water, drainage and electricity. Oil fired central heating. Wood burner in lounge.
Viewings Strictly by appointment only
FROM TORRINGTON: take the A3124 road and continue through the village of Beaford and on to Dolton Beacon.Upon reaching the garage on your left hand side, bear right signposted Dolton.Continue through the village until reaching the church immediately in front of you.Here bear around the gently left hand bend and the entrance to Church Close will be found immediately on the left hand side.Turn in here and the property will be found in the far left hand corner with a Fine and Country board clearly displayed.
FROM EXETER: Head in the direction of Crediton on the A377. Continue along the A377 until reaching Morchard Bishop and take the left hand turn onto the B3220 signposted Winkleigh. Continue along the road to Winkleigh and continue straight onto the A3124 signposted Torrington/Bideford. Follow this road until reaching Dolton Beacon garage - turn right signposted Dolton. Continue into the village along Rectory Road where the property will be seen on the left hand side.