Farway, Colyton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Character country residence in nearly 3/4 acre of gardens. EPC Band E


Glebe House enjoys a simply idyllic yet convenient setting surrounded by gently undulating East Devon countryside on the edge of the village of Farway.

The village is spread along the valley, the Norman Church of St Michael providing a beautiful focal point. Farway has an active community with village skittles and football teams, clubs and activities hosted in the village hall and a well-regarded primary school.

The town of Honiton has a wide range of shops and facilities, as well as a main line rail service direct to London Waterloo.

The stunning Jurassic Coast is nearby, with the popular towns of Sidmouth and Seaton and the charming fishing villages of Beer and Branscombe all less than 9 miles away.


Positioned almost central to its plot, this handsome property enjoys a secluded location with stunning panoramic views of the East Devon countryside. Whilst this property would benefit from some modernisation Glebe House is a lovely family home within a beautiful and tranquil setting.

Up two steps a covered pillared porch opens to the dining hall, a large room with timber flooring, open fire place and beautiful bay window framing the unspoilt views. The sitting room beyond is a cosy room with French doors out to the garden, bi folding doors between the sitting room and dining hall provide flexible living/ entertaining space.

Also to the front of the property is the drawing room with a bay window and an open fireplace.

To the rear of the property is the kitchen with Aga, a range of base and eye level units and a large window above the sink with views of the rear garden. To one side of the kitchen is the utility and separate WC and to the other is a breakfast room with French doors to the garden.

The garden room and workshop both with electric and light and access to the single garage with mezzanine floor, this space provides opportunity for further development, subject to consents.

Upstairs there are five bedrooms. To the front of the house are the larger bedrooms with lovely bay windows and built in wardrobes, one with en suite bathroom. The back of the property has two bedrooms; the larger connects to the fifth bedroom which in turn connects to the en suite. Also on the first floor is a shower room and separate WC.


Approached through iron gates onto a large gravel parking and turning area. The lovely gently sloping lawns wrap around the property with beautiful views of surrounding farmland and hills beyond. The gardens have been well landscaped, bordered by mature hedgerows, intersected with specimen trees and flower beds. There is a greenhouse and garden shed.


Mains water and electric. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.


From Honiton train station, travel up the hill, at the roundabout turn left and then immediately right signposted to Farway. At the top of the hill turn right at the Golf Course signed to Farway and Seaton. Continue along this road for approximately 1.5 miles before turning left signed to Farway, go into the village past the school, taking the left turning down a no though road. After 350 yards Glebe House will be on the left.

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