This is an attractive detached cottage, situated within the heart of this sought after village. It has retained many character features, whilst also blending modern day requirements. The property is in excellent condition and the style and décor is tasteful throughout. If you are looking for a quirky,characterful home that gives you charm and warmth, this certainly is it! It benefits from a lovely sunny aspect patio garden, that offers a great deal of privacy, along with a front paved courtyard and log store. As an extra bonus, the current vendors lease an adjoining garden with parking area for a small fee. The accommodation itself has been greatly improved and offers double glazing and gas fired central heating throughout. On the ground floor is an entrance porch, dining area, cosy lounge with log burner, modern fitted kitchen, spacious lobby/study area and bathroom. The first floor offers two double bedrooms, one single bedroom and a separate shower room with w/c. The cottage is being sold with no onward chain, so is available for a swift completion if desired.
The popular North Devon village of Bishops Tawton offers a range of amenities including popular local pub, school and butchers shop. Barnstaple town centre is within easy driving distance and 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.
Double glazed door to side aspect, double glazed window, cloak space, tiled flooring, inner door through to lounge/diner.
6.16m x 3.03m (20' 3" x 9' 11") Lovely triple aspect room, double glazed windows, fireplace with log burner, 2 radiators, exposed floorboards, lounge and dining area, open doorways through to hallway and kitchen.
2.64m x 1.98m (8' 8" x 6' 6") Double glazed window, range of fitted cupboards and drawers, built in electric oven, hob and extractor hood over, 1 1/2 bowl sink with draining board, space and plumbing for a dishwasher, space for low level fridge/freezer, lino flooring.
4.93m x 2.53m (max) (16' 2" x 8' 4") Double glazed window to front and rear aspect, double glazed door leading to sun terrace, stairs to first floor, understairs cupboard and storage area, radiator, study/office area, airing cupboard, exposed floorboards.
2.71m x 1.48m (8' 11" x 4' 10") Double glazed window, sunken bath with wall mounted shower attachment over, W/C, pedestal hand basin, heated towel radiator, alcove with fitted shelves and space and plumbing for washing machine, extractor fan.
First Floor Landing
Loft hatch, double power point, fitted carpet.
2.70m x 1.77m (8' 10" x 5' 10") Double glazed window, radiator, cloak cupboard with fitted shelves and radiator, fitted carpet.
Opaque double glazed window, shower cubicle, W/C, vinyl flooring, hand basin.
3.11m x 2.96m (10' 2" x 9' 9") Double glazed window, radiator, fitted cupboard, fitted carpet.
3.17m x 2.99m (10' 5" x 9' 10") Double glazed window, radiator, fitted carpet
To the front is a small paved courtyard, useful log store and steps leading to a raised area. To the rear is a delightful enclosed sunny aspect patio garden, which is sunken and very private. This can be accessed via the lobby/study area. Steps lead to a raised lawn garden, which is currently leased by the vendors for a small fee. The garden area continues to a parking area, which can be accessed via the rear country lane. The owners currently pay £50p/a for this arrangement.
Vendors Position. No chain.
Direction. West facing.
Is it listed? No.
Nearest Town. Barnstaple. Approx. 2 Miles.
Nearest Primary School. Bishops Tawton.
Nearest Secondary School. Park. Newport.
Nearest Medical Centre. Litchdon. Newport.
Leased garden and parking area. £50p/a.