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North Road, High Bickington, Umberleigh, EX37

Guide price £339,000

4 Beds 3 Baths 1 Reception

REF: BAN190053


  • Within walking distance of a range of village amenities
  • Well presented light and airy spacious accommodation
  • Four bedrooms (two en-suite)
  • Brick paved driveway and garage
  • Sunny gardens
  • No onward chain


VILLAGE LIVING! A beautifully presented chalet style residence enjoying a convenient location, within walking distance of many village amenities Location The property is located within the rural village of High Bickington, with easy access to the heart of the village. The village itself offers an excellent range of amenities including a primary school, pubs, church, community shop, Post Office, doctor's surgery, playing fields, football and cricket clubs as well as a golf club at Libbaton. The property is ideally located to enjoy the rolling countryside, as well as the Taw Valley, which offers some excellent fishing and walking opportunities. The North Devon coast is also easily accessible and under 20 miles distant are the world renowned surfing beaches of Saunton and Croyde, whilst the 3 mile long sandy beach at Westward Ho! is located 18 miles away and adjoins the Northam Burrows country park and the Royal North Devon Golf Club. The highly popular estuary villages of Instow and Appledore are also within around half an hour's drive from the property. The regional centre of Barnstaple is around 10 miles away, and offers all the area's main business, commercial, leisure and shopping venues. Communications The area can be accessed from Junction 27 of the M5 Motorway, and along the A361 North Devon Link Road which leads onto the A39 Atlantic Highway. The nearest train station is located at the regional centre of Barnstaple, which connects to Exeter, where there are regular mainline rail services to London (Paddington) in just over 2 hours. Alternatively, Tiverton Parkway Mainline Railway Station is just under an hour's drive away, which connects to London and beyond. Mileages Barnstaple - 10 miles Great Torrington - 8 miles The Coast - 17 / 20 miles The Property This is an opportunity to acquire a refurbished and well-presented detached chalet style property in this superb, traditional rural Devon village. The property benefits from light and airy spacious accommodation with four bedrooms (two en-suite) as well as a family orientated kitchen / dining room and a sitting room with a wood burning stove. The property does not disappoint on the outside either, as it is approached over an attractive brick paved driveway which provides ample off road parking and leads to a useful garage. A patio wraps around the property, offering the perfect place for al-fresco drinks or dining, with a further lawned section of garden, all of which enjoys a sunny south facing aspect. This splendid property is offered to the open market with no ongoing chain, and the agents have no hesitation in recommending a full early internal inspection. The accommodation with approximate dimensions is more clearly identified on the accompanying floorplans, but comprises: Front door leads to Entrance Porch Window to side elevation. Door giving access to Entrance Hall Stairs rise to the first floor landing with under stairs storage cupboard. Sitting Room A dual aspect room with windows to the front and side elevations. Wood burning stove on a slate hearth. Kitchen / Dining Room A superb family orientated room with windows to the rear elevation and French doors leading out onto the garden. Kitchen comprising a range of matching wall and base units with stainless steel single drainer sink unit set into roll top work surfaces. Range of integrated appliances including cooker, four ring electric hob with extractor over and a dishwasher. Space for washing machine and fridge freezer. Bedroom 1 Window to front elevation. En-Suite Comprising low level WC with concealed cistern and vanity wash hand basin and a large shower cubicle. Chrome heated towel rail. Window to side elevation. Cupboard housing wall mounted gas fired boiler. Family Bathroom Comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and a panelled shower bath. Heated towel rail. Obscure window to side elevation. Bedroom 2 Window to rear elevation. Built in wardrobes. First Floor Landing Sun pipe providing natural light. Access to walk in storage cupboard. Bedroom 3 Window to the rear elevation with Juliet balcony enjoying distant countryside views. Eaves storage. En-Suite Comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and a walk in shower. Velux window. Bedroom 4 Window to the front elevation enjoying views over the countryside. Eaves storage. Outside The property is approached through brick pillars leading to a brick paved driveway providing ample off road parking. Garage Metal up and over door. Power and light connected. Door giving access to the rear garden. There is a good sized patio wrapping around the property on three sides, which is the perfect place for al-fresco dining, and enjoying a sunny aspect. Beyond the patio, there is also a lawned garden. Property Information Services All mains connected, gas fired central heating. Local Authority Torridge District Council - 01237 428700. Contents, Fixtures and Fittings Only those mentioned within this brochure are included in the sale. All others, such as carpets, curtains, light fittings, mirrors, garden ornaments etc are specifically excluded, but may be available by separate negotiation. Viewing By appointment with Jackson-Stops, North Devon 01271 325 153. For sale by private treaty with vacant possession upon completion. Directions From Barnstaple, proceed on the A377 towards Exeter, passing through the villages of Bishops Tawton and Chapelton. After passing Fishleigh Barton, take the right hand turning onto the B3217 and follow this road as it leads up into the village of Atherington. At the staggered crossroads, continue straight across towards High Bickington. Continue along this road until you enter the village and proceed through the village, where the property will be situated on the right hand side with For Sale board clearly displayed.