Pitt Lane, Appledore, Bideford, Devon, EX39
5 bedroom bungalow for sale
detached Bungalow, Water Side, Fine and Country
- VERSATILE CHALET BUNGALOW OFFERING 5/6 BEDROOMS OVER TWO FLOORS
- APPROX TWO ACRE PLOT WITH AMPLE PARKING AND DOUBLE GARAGE
- HISTORIC PLANNING PERMISSION FOR ANOTHER DWELLING ON-SITE
- PANORAMIC ESTUARY AND COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS FROM THE BOTTOM OF THE GARDEN LOOKING OVER INSTOW
- A GARDENERS PARADISE FILLED WITH LANDSCAPED GARDENS INCLUDING AN ORCHARD
- EARLY VIEWING HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
"COUNTRYSIDE AND ESTUARY VIEWS SAT ON AN ELEVATED TRANQUIL SETTING WITHIN APPLEDORE"
"Pitt Bungalow" is a detached period chalet bungalow sitting on a generous two-acre plot in the sought-after coastal village of Appledore offering wonderful countryside and estuary views.The property offers 5/6 bedrooms, 2/3 reception rooms, ample parking, additional building potential on-site and internally a versatile layout with approximately 3,000 sq ft.
This unique property was built in approximately 1910 with the current vendors enjoying the home since the 70’s. Steeped in history and with character features this property really is a joy to behold. Situated within its own grounds this property flanks the pretty and historic village of Appledore overlooking the estuary where the Rivers Taw and Torridge meet.
This wonderful home still retains some of its original period features, including attractive, patterned, herringbone, parquet flooring, high ceilings, original fireplaces and beautifully maintained mature gardens which envelope the property.
The house is accessed via a gated entrance and you are welcomed into the home by a porch leading to the hallway which gives access to all principal rooms. To the left as you enter the property there is a sizeable utility room which is fitted with plumbing for multiple washing appliances and base level storage units. There is also a bathroom with bath sink and WC.
On the ground floor there are four good sized bedrooms with all rooms benefitting from the character wooden flooring, with bedrooms two and three having the original cast iron fireplaces and views to the side of the property. The master bedroom is a good size and is extremely versatile with bedroom four currently being utilised as a study. There is also a further bathroom with bath and sink and separate WC.
There is a large, comfortable sitting room to the right of the hallway which is very adaptable and could be used by the new owners for their own preference. There is a character fireplace in the heart of the room, with an ornate brick surround, parquet flooring and ceiling coving.
The living/dining room is connected via a large archway and is a light and airy space with high ceilings and dual aspect windows. This delightful room of generous proportions offers a range of possibilities with ample space for sizeable furniture. The dining area has fitted cupboards and a large window with views over the gardens. A
fantastic space to socialise with family and friends and to take full advantage of the views over the garden.
The kitchen comprises of a range of country style, wood base and eye level units with freestanding cooker and room for under-counter fridge and dishwasher with the added bonus of a Rayburn. There are views over the garden and space for kitchen table and chairs with access to a connecting porch with access out into the garden.
On the first floor there are two further bedrooms where full advantage has been taken of the space available with extensive storage being built into the eaves.
The grounds of "Pitt Bungalow" have been carefully designed and there are spectacular landscaped gardens which surround the whole property. There is a magnificent open aspect which has been divided into gardens with established shrubs and plants, an orchard with mature apple trees and a large wooded area.
To the rear of the property there is plenty of space to sit and enjoy a glass of wine or partake in al-fresco dining during the Summer months with peace and tranquillity. What more could you want?
Sitting at the bottom of the garden you will be able to enjoy the breath-taking panoramic vistas across the estuary and countryside beyond.
There is an outbuilding that can be utilised for a number of functions, a large garage with light and power and parking for multiple vehicles.
AGENTS NOTE – There is lapsed historical planning permission for another dwelling within the grounds, which any discerning buyer may wish to investigate and re-instate in the future.
All mains services connected.