Chawleigh

£595,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A spacious and superbly presented period house with large gardens. Hall, sitting room, living room, conservatory, kitchen/breakfast room, shower room, boot room, utility, 4 double bedrooms (master en-suite) and family bathroom. Parking and double garage. Large level gardens. EPC Band F

Situation

The surrounding countryside is typical rolling Devon landscape and provides a very attractive backdrop to the village and there are a good number of footpaths and bridleways in the vicinity to take advantage of the local countryside. The property is within easy motoring distance of Exmoor National Park to the north and Dartmoor National Park to the south, both renowned for their spectacular scenery and excellent walking, riding and fishing. The North Devon coast, with its dramatic rugged coastline, scenery and beaches is also within easy reach.

The regional centre of Barnstaple is approximately 20 miles to the north west and offers an excellent range of amenities whilst the Cathedral City of Exeter is approximately 21 miles to the south.

Description

Calvery House is a fine period property believed to date from the early Victorian Era (1840s) and has many fine features including original tiled flooring in the hall, Victorian fireplaces and picture rails in most rooms. The house has been much improved and modernised by the current owners to include new windows and is beautifully presented throughout with very well proportioned rooms. The house is complemented superbly by the large garden to the rear with fine views and a newly constructed double garage and parking area.

Accommodation

A Portico porch and front door leads into the entrance VESTIBULE with tiled floor and glazed doors into the impressive HALL with tiled floor, picture rail and stairs to first floor. The LIVING ROOM has a feature fireplace with timber surround and mantel, arched alcove, picture rails and door into a timber-framed CONSERVATORY with doors to the garden. The SITTING ROOM also has a fireplace with marble surround and mantel, picture rail and glazed double doors and side panels provide an attractive outlook into the garden. The newly fitted KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM has a range of modern units with quartz worktops, 1 bowl ceramic sink, integrated dishwasher, former fireplace with space for range cooker, space for American style fridge/freezer, wall mounted cupboards with under lighting and a good range of original full height built-in cupboards. The BOOT ROOM has a Belfast sink and plenty of coat hanging space and the UTILITY ROOM has a worktop with space and plumbing for washing machine and other appliances below Also on the ground floor is a SHOWER ROOM with tiled shower cubicle, WC and wash basin.

On the FIRST FLOOR the spacious GALLERIED LANDING leads to the FOUR LARGE DOUBLE BEDROOMS, all with Victorian fireplaces and with the MASTER BEDROOM also having an EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM fitted with a modern suite. The FAMILY BATHROOM has been re-fitted with a freestanding roll-top bath, corner shower cubicle, pedestal wash basin, WC and heated towel radiator.

Outside

To the side of the house is a parking area and newly constructed DOUBLE GARAGE with electric roller door. The main gardens lie to the other side and rear of the house and are mainly laid to lawn with shrub borders, established trees and shrubs and lovely views over a field to the rear. The south side of the garden is bordered with a cob wall with climbers. Adjoining the rear of the house is a paved area and In total the property extends to about A QUARTER OF AN ACRE.

Services

Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating via radiators.

Viewing

Strictly by confirmed prior appointment please through the sole selling agents, Stags on 01769 572263.

Directions

From the A377 at Eggesford Station take the turning directly opposite onto the B3042 signposted to Chawleigh. Follow this road up the hill and at Hollowtree Cross turn right towards Chawleigh. Drive into the village and after about a further third of a mile or so the property will be seen on the left.

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Stags - South Molton

29 The Square, South Molton, Devon, EX36 3AQ

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