High Street, High Bickington, Umberleigh, Devon, EX37

For Sale ££370,000 Guide

Key Features

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Spacious 5 bedroomed Grade II Listed Thatched Cottage
Gas Centrally Heated
Many character features
Off-road Parking for one vehicle
Private garden area and pretty patio
No onward chain

About This Property

Situated in the heart of this traditional Devon village, a spacious and extremely versatile 5 bedroomed Grade II Listed part thatched Character Cottage, with the benefit of an enclosed rear garden and off road parking. Offered with no onward chain.

Rambler Cottage offers prospective purchasers the opportunity to acquire an extremely well proportioned and individual character home which is in excellent decorative order providing charming accommodation. The property has undergone modernisation, offering a spacious and adaptable family home which in recent years has been successfully utilised for holiday letting purposes.
Benefiting from gas fired central heating and double glazing to the window openings, the well presented accommodation, arranged over three floors briefly comprises a pretty thatched entrance porch oak door which leads through to a lovely sitting room with feature inglenook fireplace housing a wood burning stove, stairs to first floor and a wide opening to a cosy snug room with feature former fireplace. This leads through to a spacious dining room with a further former fireplace recess and flagstone style flooring. A lovely ‘L’ shaped modern fitted kitchen/breakfast room with a Belling gas range and former fireplace recess complete with bread oven. Breakfast/dining area with part vaulted ceiling and two Velux windows, exposed beams and timber double glazed patio doors leading to an enclosed small decked courtyard space. Rear Hall with Cloakroom off which leads to the utility room with space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, butler style sink and door to rear. Store cupboard recess housing a Glow Worm gas fired boiler providing the central heating and domestic hot water.
On the first floor is a split landing with stairs to second floor bedroom and upper first floor landing. Four good sized double Bedrooms are situated on the first floor (Master En-Suite Shower Room) and family Bathroom. The second floor provides a large double bedroom, partially below eaves, with further En-Suite shower room.
For layout and approximate room measurement please see the enclosed floorplan.

Rambler Cottage is located within the centre of this popular village, located within the heart of North Devon countryside with rolling hills and fields, and offers excellent amenities that include a primary school, village grocery store, two popular public houses, Church, Chapel, Post Office, doctors' surgery, Golf Course and playing fields with cricket and football clubs. The property lies just over 10 miles south of Barnstaple and provides easy access to nearby market towns of Great Torrington (9.5 miles) and South Molton (11 miles). The A39 Atlantic Highway and A361 North Devon link road is within easy access, leading to Tiverton and the M5 motorway (Junction 27) with mainline Intercity rail links available at Tiverton Parkway (London, Paddington approx. 2 hours) and international airports at Exeter and Bristol. The Tarka train line runs between Barnstaple and Exeter with the nearest station located at Portsmouth Arms (2.5 miles).
Barnstaple, the historic and regional centre of North Devon affords a more extensive range of commercial, educational and recreational facilities befitting from a variety of banking, schooling, a theatre, cinema, leisure centre and restaurants, combining modern shopping amenities with a bustling market atmosphere. Popular sandy beaches of Westward Ho!, Instow, Saunton, Croyde and Woolacombe are within easy reach. The cathedral city of Exeter with its university, airport, inter-rail and motorway links is some 30 miles in distance.

Situated to the rear of the property and accessed from North Road a vehicular access provides off-road parking for one vehicle. A gate leads into the attractive private garden area, with paved pathways and patio, raised flower and shrub bed borders and a small lawned space, all enjoying a good degree of privacy and seclusion. Useful timber store and log store. A further small enclosed courtyard space adjoins the kitchen/dining room.
To the front the cottage is approached via a stone walled and gated entrance with gravelled paths and flower and shrub bed borders. Further unrestricted parking is situated within the Village Square.

Services & Outgoings
We understand that all mains services are connected to the property. Torridge District Council - Tax Band D
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