Membury, Axminster, Devon, EX13

£700,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Renovated 4 bedroom home with stunning views and 1300 sq ft garage/workshop in nearly 1 acre

SITUATION

Set above the quiet village of Membury and its school, the property has spectacular far reaching views across this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The surrounding landscape is idyllic rolling countryside with hedge bordered fields and areas of woodland. The market towns of Honiton and Axminster are within a short drive and both benefit from a variety of shops, schooling and recreational facilities along with mainline railway stations on the London Waterloo line.

The south coast is within an easy drive to Lyme Regis much of which is designated a World Heritage Site, known as the Jurassic coastline.

DESCRIPTION

This beautiful period home has been substantially renovated and refurbished in 2011 by the current owners creating a wonderful family home. The house had new electrics, plumbing, timber double glazing and is wonderfully presented, enhancing the original character with modern fittings.

A covered entrance porch leads into a fabulous dining room heated with a wood burner there is a blue lias stone floor and window seat to appreciate the gardens. An L' shape double aspect sitting room is centered on a large stone inglenook fireplace with wood burner, opening to a study that has a view over looking open farmland to the rear.

A set of blue lias stone steps takes you into the front-to-back farmhouse style kitchen, fitted with distressed Fired Earth solid Oak free-standing units, there is a Classic Edition electric 2 Oven Aga and adjoining 2 oven module with LPG hob, plus double Belfast style sink set off an exposed brick floor. This character room has French doors that open into the hardwood conservatory providing the perfect spot to enjoy the glorious gardens and views without leaving the house. There is a utility/boot room and downstairs WC with store cupboard.

On the first floor are four good sized bedrooms and a family bathroom. The triple aspect master suite enjoys some amazing views and benefits from built-in wardrobes and an en suite shower room.

OUTSIDE

A concrete lane leads through timber gates to an expansive parking area.

CAR BARN 1,300 sq ft (120 sqm)

Built in 2011 this substantial timber frame barn forms a quadruple garage, garden store, workshop and office to the rear. The main building has insulated walls and ceiling with air-source heat pump.

DOUBLE CAR PORT /STORE

CRAFT ROOM/STUDIO

Set at the top of the garden, the timber clad room has electrics connected and makes an ideal home office/craft room with lovely views.

GARDENS

Beside the house is a south facing patio sheltered by low stone walls, the gardens are laid to lawn backing on to open fields with well stocked borders and specimen shrubs.

PADDOCK & POND

Below the garage buildings is a gently sloping paddock running down to a pond and small copse area.

SERVICES

Mains water, electric and drainage.

DIRECTIONS

Take the A35 from Honiton and take the first turn to Axminster. Take the next left sign posted to Membury, following this road bear left at the T junction and up the hill for about 2.4 miles. The property is located on your left.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

Arrange viewing 01404 758007

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