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  • Bedrooms: 3
A rurally situated and spacious semi-detached house with large gardens. Entrance hall/boot room, dining room, garden room, living room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility, cloakroom, three bedrooms and bathroom. Double garage, stable and large mature gardens. Total about half an acre. EPC Band B


Hilltown House is rurally set off a quiet country lane but is only a mile from the village of Chawleigh which has a post office/stores and church. The neighbouring small town of Chulmleigh is only 3 miles and has further range of shops, health centre, dental surgery and schooling to secondary level. Both Chulmleigh and Chawleigh lie on the eastern side of the beautiful Taw Valley, an area renowned for its stunning scenery and rolling unspoilt countryside and the property is ideally situated to take advantage of the many country and woodland walks in the area. The property is also within easy reach of Eggesford railway station on the Barnstaple to Exeter (Tarka) line. The Cathedral City of Exeter is only about 19 miles.


Hilltown House is a spacious, semi-detached house set in a large plot of about half an acre of mature gardens. The property has been extended in recent years with the addition of a new bathroom on the first floor together with a new entrance hall and a superb garden room with a wonderful outlook over the large gardens. Useful outbuildings include a double garage and a former stable.


The front door leads into the HALL with plenty of room for boots and coats. Off the hall is a DINING ROOM with a large fireplace with beam over, stone hearth and wood burning stove. A wide opening leads into the impressive GARDEN ROOM with slate tiled floor and glazed bi-fold doors providing a wonderful outlook over the gardens. The LIVING ROOM has a fireplace with timber surround and mantel, slate hearth and wood burning stove. Off the dining room is the KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM which is fitted with a range of units with beech worktops over, Belfast sink with mixer tap, plumbing for dishwasher and fitted range style dual fuel cooker with hood over. Matching wall mounted display cupboard and under-stairs cupboard. The UTILITY ROOM has a slate tiled floor and is fitted with a range of units along one wall with worktop over and inset wash basin. Plumbing for washing machine, door to outside and CLOAKROOM with WC.

On the FIRST FLOOR there are THREE DOUBLE BEDROOMS, FAMILY BATHROOM and CLOAKROOM with WC. Bedrooms 1 and 2 have far-reaching views with bedroom two also having a fitted double wardrobe and deep, walk-in store cupboard. Bedroom 3 has an outlook to the rear and an airing cupboard. The recently created bathroom is fitted with a modern suite comprising a free-standing roll-top bath, separate tiled shower cubicle, WC and pedestal wash basin.


To the side of the house there is a parking area for three cars as as well as a DOUBLE GARAGE (18'8 x 17'3 ) with power, light and plumbing connected. Set to the rear of the garage is a separate, timber framed BUILDING (18' x 12') with electricity connected and providing useful storage or possibilities as a workshop or similar. This building has also previously been used as a stable.

The main gardens lead out from the house and are mainly laid to lawn interspersed with mature trees and shrubs. There is also a productive orchard area with a natural garden pond.

In total the property extends to ABOUT HALF AN ACRE.


Mains electricity and water. Private drainage system. Air source heat pump providing central heating and hot water. Solar PV panels installed 2014.


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


From the centre of Chawleigh proceed in a south easterly direction through the village and at Shooting Lane Cross turn into Shooting Lane signposted to Chenson. Stay on this lane for half a mile and turn right at Southcott Cross towards Southcott and Hilltown. Proceed for about a fifth of a mile and at Hilltown Cross turn left towards East Hilltown and West Hill. The property will be seen after a further third of a mile on the left.

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