4 bedroom bungalow for sale

£595,000

Old Bideford Road, Bickington, Barnstaple EX31

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Property info

Property features

  • 4 bedroom detached home
  • 6 acres of land
  • Paddocks/woodland
  • Commercial use
  • Mass storage
  • Outbuildings
  • Double garage
  • Countryside views
  • Formal front & rear gardens
  • Secure gated access

Property description

A 4 bedroom detached home, nestled in its own paddocks and woodland in excess of 6 acres and with un-spoilt countryside views, all being within just 3 miles of Barnstaple town centre and walking distance of local shops and amenities. Not just a residential property, could also be used for commercial use for car restoration and 4x4 repair and rebuilding, light engineering. Set within upwards of 6 acres including protected woodland, Rooksbridge is a large detached family home, with cavity wall insulation, which briefly comprises; a lounge/diner measuring in excess of 26ft, a sun room of 20ft and a kitchen/diner of similar dimensions. There are 2 double bedrooms on the first floor with Jack & Jill en-suite, 2 further cloakrooms and to the ground floor 2 bedrooms, family bathroom and utility. All of the bedrooms enjoy uninterrupted views. There is also a detached double garage, further covered car port and various large block and timber built outbuildings and garaging. There is also a large hard-standing area, 2 large paddocks and well tended formal front and rear gardens. The property has been used for commercial interest for more than 20 years and would lend itself to A multitude of uses.

Enclosed Storm Porch
Glazed timber door, tiled floor, step to:-
Front Door
Leading to:-
Entrance Hall
l-shaped with wall mounted radiator, doors leading to lounge/diner, kitchen/diner, bedrooms 3 and 4, airing cupboard housing hot water tank and slatted shelving and bathroom.
Lounge/Diner - 26'8 x 16'1 maximum (8.13m x 4.90m maximum)
l-shaped, triple aspect enjoying un-spoilt views over surrounding countryside to the front, rear and to the sun room to the side, 2 wall mounted radiators, serving hatch to kitchen, stone surround fireplace with large cast iron solid fuel burner placed on stone hearth, panel glazed door leading to:-
Sun Room - 20'0 x 10'5 (6.10m x 3.18m)
Triple aspect via 4 sets of sliding double glazed patio doors enjoying fantastic views over the estate and neighbouring fields, vaulted timber lined ceiling.
Kitchen/Diner

Dining Area - 10'10 x 9'10 (3.30m x 3.00m)
Rear aspect, a light and practical room with understairs storage cupboard, large open-plan arch leading to:-
Fitted Kitchen - 10'2 x 8'10 (3.10m x 2.69m)
A range of eye and base level cupboards and drawers with worktops over incorporating stainless steel 1 1/2 bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap and cupboard below, space for cooker with extractor over, tiled splash back, panel glazed door leading to:-
Utility Room - 12'7 x 6'2 (3.84m x 1.88m)
Triple aspect via UPVC double glazed windows, tiled floor, roll edge worktop with space and plumbing for washing machine, dishwasher and further appliance space and panel glazed door leading to rear garden.
Bedroom 3 - 11'5 x 9'10 (3.48m x 3.00m)
Front aspect enjoying uninterrupted countryside views, wall mounted radiator.
Bedroom 4 - 11'4 x 7'9 (3.45m x 2.36m)
Front aspect enjoying uninterrupted countryside views and is currently used as a study, wall mounted radiator.
First Floor Landing
Side aspect via UPVC double glazed window, u-shaped balustrade giving access to eaves storage, further large eaves wardrobe, doors to bedrooms 1 and 2 and the 2 separate cloakrooms.
Bedroom 1 - 15'0 x 12'2 (4.57m x 3.71m)
Front aspect via UPVC double glazed window, light and spacious with far reaching views, large built-in wardrobe, door to:-
Jack & Jill En-Suite
Front aspect via UPVC double glazed window, half tiled floor, enclosed shower cubicle in fully tiled surround, further tiled surround, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet, wall mounted radiator, door to:-
Bedroom 2 - 11'7 x 11'6 (3.53m x 3.51m)
Front aspect via UPVC double glazed window enjoying uninterrupted countryside views, extremely light and airy, built-in storage cupboards/wardrobes.
Separate WC 1
Rear aspect via UPVC double glazed window with low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, half tiled walls.
Separate WC 2
Rear aspect via UPVC double glazed window, fully tiled walls, low level WC.
Outside
Extremely large block paved parking area which leads to:-
Detached Double Garage - 20'4 x 15'6 (6.20m x 4.72m)
Large single up and over door, window to the rear, light and power connected, personal door giving access to:-
Side Of The Property
Oil tank which serves the central heating.
Front Of The Property
Enclosed formal front garden with fencing and 5-bar gate to one boundary and conifer hedging to the front, is predominantly laid to lawn with a nice sunken pond with heavy wrought iron safety covering. To each side of the property lie large well tended paddocks enclosed to boundaries by woodland and a stream and is all connected via a series of intriguing pathways and bridges.
Rear Of The Property
Large raised lawned area with a large natural fed pond which bears host to a large array of wildlife with designated seating areas surrounding it and a bridge leading over a smaller sister pond, this is enclosed by tall conifer hedging and stretches round beyond to the:-
Hardstanding Area
Currently holding mass storage units which in turn leads to:-
A Wealth Of Wood & Block Built Out Buildings
Currently used for the business and would lend themselves to a multitude of uses. Within the grounds there are large expanses of woodland. In all this really is a sizeable estate and besides making an excellent family home and small holding would lend itself perfectly for a multitude of commercial uses.
Agents Note: 0'0 x 0'0 (0.00m x 0.00m)
The property will be sold subject to a standard claw-back provision, which will entitle the vendor to a percentage of any increased market value as a result of any planning permission obtained. Details to be confirmed.
Council Band - E (nddc)

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EX31 Zed-Index
£235,794 £292,253 £200,705 £169,242 £152,926

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Value change
£2,920 (1.25%) £1,781 (0.76%) £9,848 (4.36%) £13,745 (6.19%) £10,540 (4.68%) £10,961 (4.88%) £27,695 (13.31%)
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Avg. price paid: £220,493
No. of property sales: 338
Avg. price paid: £214,863
No. of property sales: 1,053
Avg. price paid: £215,309
No. of property sales: 1,749
Avg. price paid: £219,283
No. of property sales: 2,576
Avg. price paid: £149,026
No. of property sales: 8,769

Avg. asking price in EX31: £338,079
No. of properties for sale in EX31: 265
Avg. asking rent in EX31: £690 pcm
No. of properties to rent in EX31: 33

Property value data/graphs for EX31

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £292,253 £207 3.6 £268,375
Semi-detached £200,705 £203 3.1 £189,788
Terraced £169,242 £175 2.8 £161,527
Flats £152,926 £213 1.9 £119,580

Current asking prices in EX31

Avg. current asking prices in EX31
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £109,000
(1)
£182,363
(27)
£290,333
(68)
£403,289
(58)
£493,041
(39)
Flats £144,300
(3)
£195,811
(9)
£244,950
(2)
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All £135,475
(4)
£185,725
(36)
£289,036
(70)
£403,289
(58)
£493,041
(39)

Current asking rents in EX31

Avg. current asking prices in EX31
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £342 pcm
(3)
£597 pcm
(4)
£697 pcm
(4)
£956 pcm
(3)
£1,222 pcm
(2)
Flats £489 pcm
(5)
£564 pcm
(5)
- - -
All £434 pcm
(8)
£579 pcm
(9)
£696 pcm
(4)
£956 pcm
(3)
£1,222 pcm
(2)

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£510,609
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Strand Lane £483,063
Trentishoe £482,948
Highest turnover in EX31
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Parkers Hollow 72.2%
Linden Gardens 61.5%
Clifton Terrace 46.2%
Crescent Avenue 45.5%
Western Terrace 42.9%

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Nearby transport

  • Barnstaple (2.1 miles)
  • Chapelton (Devon) (4.7 miles)
  • Umberleigh (7.0 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (37.7 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (40.4 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (64.1 miles)
  • Instow Ferry Landing (3.4 miles)
  • Appledore Ferry Landing (3.7 miles)
  • Bideford Ferry Landing (5.2 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Fremington Community Primary and Nursery School (1.2 miles)
  • Sticklepath Community School (1.4 miles)
  • Holywell Church of England Primary School (2.0 miles)
  • Petroc (Barnstaple Campus) (1.8 miles)
  • Pilton Community College (2.4 miles)
  • The Park Community School (2.5 miles)
  • Pathfield School (2.5 miles)
  • The Lampard Community School (3.0 miles)
  • Kingsley School (5.6 miles)

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  • Gardeners Delight Nursery in Garden Centres
    01271 861461
    Old Bideford Road, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2PA
    0.05 miles from this property
  • Quay Maintenance in Property Maintenance Services
    07870 638607
    1 Wester-moor Way, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3XG
    0.65 miles from this property
  • Lock Painters & Decorators in Painters & Decorators
    01271 323623
    15 Hele Lane, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3XY
    0.73 miles from this property
  • K J C Flooring in Flooring Services
    07841 480982
    38 Wester-Moor Drive, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3XT
    0.76 miles from this property
  • N M Anderson in Plumbers
    01271 342925
    9 Lower Westlake Road, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3XE
    0.79 miles from this property
  • S H Electrical in Electronic Shop
    07976 901549
    18 Ley Meadow Drive, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3XX
    0.79 miles from this property
  • A M Builders in Builder
    01271 323944
    2 Brookside, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2JX
    0.80 miles from this property
  • Friend Floor Coverings Ltd in Flooring Store
    01271 324979
    23 Elmfield Road, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LX
    0.81 miles from this property
  • R G P Architects in Architect
    01271 345304
    Median House Fishleigh Court, Fishleigh Road, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3UD
    0.83 miles from this property
  • M D B Developments Ltd in Builder
    01271 374933
    20 Lyddicleave, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2JY
    0.85 miles from this property
  • Optimum Heating Ltd in Gas Installers
    01271 372888
    Unit B1 Brannam Court, Brannam Crescent, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3TD
    0.87 miles from this property
  • Contratec Developments Ltd in Builder
    01271 329072
    7 Brannam Crescent, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3TD
    0.87 miles from this property
  • Greenslade Restoration & Renovation in Builder
    01271 346465
    Unit 3 Willow Tree Court, Brannam Crescent, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3TD
    0.87 miles from this property
  • K & J Electrical Ltd in Electronic Shop
    01271 327125
    Unit 9 Brannam Crescent, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3TD
    0.87 miles from this property
  • G Loosemore & Son Ltd in Builder
    01271 342629
    Loosemore House, Brannam Crescent, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3TD
    0.87 miles from this property
  • James Electrics Contracting Ltd in Electronic Shop
    01271 346652
    Unit 1 Brannam Crescent, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3TD
    0.87 miles from this property
  • Gary Street Plumbing & Heating in Plumbers
    01271 371580
    8 Potterswell, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3UX
    0.87 miles from this property
  • Nigel Polkinghorne Architectural Services in Architectural Service
    01271 322055
    6 Broady Strap, Fremington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2NP
    0.88 miles from this property
  • Dennis A in Painters & Decorators
    01271 322138
    50 Beards Road, Fremington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2PG
    0.90 miles from this property
  • Mark J Blight in Carpenters & Joiners
    07974 677118
    8 Westaway, Fremington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3BB
    0.94 miles from this property
  • Electrics Plus in Electronic Shop
    01271 379012
    36 Mead Park, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2PF
    0.95 miles from this property
  • M A K Flooring in Flooring Services
    07880 933734
    28 Meadow Park, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3QX
    0.95 miles from this property
  • Rozzell Services in Plumbers
    01271 373033
    5 Babbages, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LN
    0.96 miles from this property
  • Active Fire & Security UK Ltd in Security systems
    07901 655018
    16 Taw View, Fremington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2NJ
    0.97 miles from this property
  • Roy Matthews in Plasterers
    07775 506885
    4 Holland Close, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LQ
    0.98 miles from this property
  • Chris Reid in Painters & Decorators
    01271 371124
    42 Babbages, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LW
    0.98 miles from this property
  • G R Tossell in Painters & Decorators
    01271 324080
    13 Colombelles Close, Fremington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2SN
    0.99 miles from this property
  • Currys in Electrician
    0844 561 6263
    Unit 4 Roundswell Retail Park, John Penrose Road, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3RY
    0.99 miles from this property
  • Carpetright Plc in Carpet Fitter
    01271 325224
    Unit 2, John Penrose Road, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3RY
    0.99 miles from this property
  • McBain Refrigeration in Appliance Repairs
    01271 371774
    Main Road, Fremington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2NT
    0.99 miles from this property

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