Northleigh, Colyton, Devon, EX24

£685,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A charming four bedroom detached cottage on the edge of a small village in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The property is being sold with no onward chain.

A much loved home in a fabulous rural setting not far from Honiton.

The cottage which dates back to 1860's has been extended over the years offering generous flexible accomadation.

On the ground floor an entrance porch leads into a reception area currently used as a breakfast room with stairs to the first floor and access to a kitchen, downstairs cloakroom, a living room with fireplace and inset wood burner, access to a second staircase and a ding room also with a wood burner.

On the first floor a landing gives access to four double bedrooms (one with en-suite shower room) and a family bathroom.

The property further benefits from double glazing and oil fired central heating with radiators throughout the house.

AGENTS NOTE: The owner has informed us that there is an asbestos plate above the wood burner in the living room.

Northleigh is a charming village nestling in the East Devon area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There is a real sense of community with many clubs and groups using the Thomas village hall along with the sports and social club bar which opens twice a week.

The village also has the church of St Giles dating back to the 14th century and having stood through civil war, rebellion, and two world wars Northleigh's parish church remains open to all which sums up the unique sense of community that this village enjoys.

The nearby market town of Honiton offers day to day amenities, as well as specialist antique and book shops. A main rail line links Honiton with direct trains to Waterloo and Exeter, and the A30 gives rapid access to Exeter. Exeter has a main line rail link to London Paddington, an international airport and M5 access. The south coast lies just 8 miles distant and offers a full range of coastal pursuits

A real feature of this lovely home is its outside space.

The property sits in a plot of 0.23 acres which includes a large driveway with ample parking leading to a double garage with light and power.

To the side and rear is a delightful mature garden mainly laid to lawn with a patio area, an array of mature trees plants and shrubs and benefitting from stunning rural views all around.

Just across from the property is another area of land set in about 0.16 acres with a gated entrance, a useful stone barn and a number of very productive raised beds. This area also benefits from the same stunning rural views.

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