Old Exeter Street, Chudleigh
A rare opportunity to acquire this delightful and UNUSUALLY LARGE, TWO DOUBLE bedroom CHARACTER COTTAGE situated in the favourable Old Exeter Street. The property offers versatile living space with its TWO RECEPTION ROOMS and is well presented with modern decoration throughout whilst still retaining the charm of an older character cottage and high ceilings enhance the feeling of space. There are two stylish wood burners within the property set into fireplaces with slate hearths, spacious dining/family room with parquet flooring, impressive light oak staircase, a spacious kitchen/breakfast room with a separate utility & ground floor WC and a generous rear garden! The property also benefits from owned solar panels which help reduce annual electricity charges. All within a short walk to Chudleigh's local amenities. Early viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate all this property has to offer!
- Large, Two Double Bedroom Character Cottage
- Two Reception Rooms Each With Feature Wood Burners
- Attractive Enclosed West Facing Rear Garden
- Located Within Short Walking Distance of Chudleigh's Amenities
- Gas Central Heating, Owned Solar Panels & Fully Double Glazed
- Great Access To The A38 Serving Both Exeter & Plymouth
- Potential To Extend Subject To Planning
- No Onward Chain
Chudleigh is a small town between Exeter and Newton Abbot, close to the edge of Dartmoor National Park and in the popular Teign Valley. Dartmoor National Park is best known for it's striking granite tors, steep wooded river valleys and heather covered moorland. Offering a wide selection of recreational opportunities such as walking, cycling, riding and fishing on the River Dart. Also close by is the beautiful Haldon Forest, whether you want a quiet gentle stroll or an exhilarating mountain biking experience, there’s something for you at Haldon Forest Park. With a great range of walking and cycling trails to suit all ages and abilities. Many of the region's finest beaches are within easy driving distance. Chudleigh offers a wealth of local amenities including shops, a cricket field, a swimming pool, football pitches, allotments, parks, two doctors surgeries, a dentist and a library. For larger shops there are supermarkets in Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot and Exeter.
The market towns of Newton Abbot and Totnes have a mainline railway station with direct links to London Paddington. along with Exeter St Davids Station. There is also an international airport in Exeter. The A38 (Devon Expressway) which by-passes the town provides good access to Plymouth, Exeter and the M5 motorway network. The A380 connects Torbay. Chudleigh offers a wealth of local amenities including shops, a cricket field, a swimming pool, football pitches, allotments, parks, two doctors surgeries, a dentist and a library. For larger shops there are supermarkets in Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot and Exeter. The market towns of Newton Abbot and Totnes have a mainline railway station with direct links to London Paddington. along with Exeter St Davids Station. There is also an international airport in Exeter. The A38 (Devon Expressway) which by-passes the town provides good access to Plymouth, Exeter and the M5 motorway network. The A380 connects Torbay.
A solid wood door leads into the sitting room of the cottage and you are instantly greeted by one of the charming wood burners set in a fireplace with rustic beam mantle and slate hearth, giving the room a particularly nice focal point! A stripped wood door leads in to the large dining/family room. A particular feature of this room is the beautiful parquet flooring proving a characterful solid feel. This room offers space for a dining table and settle for all the family. An exposed brick fireplace with wood burner is a welcoming feature too. Two large windows to the West aspect create a lovely bright living space. A light oak staircase rises to the first floor landing. To one side of the fireplace is a useful storage cupboard and to the other side a door opens in to the kitchen.
The kitchen has a good range of cream fronted wall and base units with rolled edge work surfaces. There is an integrated double oven and spaces for a dishwasher and fridge/freezer. A four ring electric hob has an extractor hood above it. The single drainer sink unit is below a large window with views out to the rear garden. There is also plenty of room to accommodate a table and chairs. A further window adjoins the utility room and a hatch gives access to a loft area which offers storage above the kitchen. A glazed door opens in to the utility room which has a single drainer sink unit and spaces for a washing machine and tall fridge/freezer. A ground floor WC completes this floor. On the first floor are two very large double bedrooms and a family bathroom. Bedroom one has a window overlooking the front aspect and benefits from a large recess which could be used for wardrobes or additional furniture.
There is also access to the insulated loft area which offers plenty of storage. Bedroom two is also of an impressive size with a window to the side overlooking gardens. There could be potential here subject to any necessary consents to extend over the kitchen to create a third double bedroom. The delightful, modern bathroom has a white suite which includes a 'P' shaped 'whirlpool' bath with curved shower screen and electric shower over it. The wash basin is set in a two door vanity unit and the wall hung WC has a concealed cistern. Also within the bathroom is an airing cupboard, ladder style towel radiator and extractor fan. A perspex hatch door to the loft area above the bathroom allows natural light in to the room as there is also a 'velux' style window in the loft.
The enclosed rear garden offers good levels of privacy and enjoys a mixture of lawn and gravel areas. It is a very secure garden, perfect for children and dogs! There are various mature shrubs, fruit trees and flower beds along with an area of chippings for a table and chairs to enjoy the sunshine from the South and Westerly aspects. A stone wall to one side is a particularly nice feature and a good size garden shed provides plenty of storage for lawnmower and tools. There is a courtyard to the side of the property providing additional space for a bench or additional storage. A shared pathway provides very handy side access back to the front of the property.
From our office 31 Fore Street, walk towards the war memorial in the centre of town. Bear left onto Old Exeter Street. Continue walking along Old Exeter Street. No. 68 will be on your left hand side.