3 bedroom barn conversion / farmhouse for sale

£389,950

Diddies, Bude EX23

Check your Experian credit score
Interested in this property? Call 01288 358017 or Request Details

Property info

Property features

  • Charming barn conversion adjoining open countryside
  • Edge of ancient town of Stratton
  • Three good size double bedrooms
  • Open plan kitchen/dining room/snug
  • Sitting room
  • Conservatory
  • 60ft Barn
  • Extensive gardens
  • Viewing Highly Recommended

Property description

Charming barn conversion adjoining open countryside on the edge of ancient town of Stratton. Three bedrooms, open plan kitchen/dining room/snug, sitting room, conservatory, 60 ft barn and extensive gardens.


Situation


The property occupies a most pleasant setting on the outskirts of the ancient town of Stratton which offers two public houses, hospital/doctors surgery, places of worship and excellent primary school.  The coastal town of Bude is about 1½ miles away where you will find a wide range of shops, restaurants and public houses along with many leisure pursuits including all weather floodlit tennis courts, leisure pool, bowling alley and 18 hole links golf course.  There are also two popular sandy beaches and some breathtaking coastal walks.  The A39 Atlantic Highway is only approximately half a mile from the property and provides excellent access North to the towns of Bideford and Barnstaple and South further on down into Cornwall.
 

The particulars


All measurements are approximate.  There are numerous power points throughout the property although not individually listed.  None of the fittings or appliances have been tested by ourselves.
 

Accommodation


 

Entrance porch


Double glazed windows on three sides, central door, tiled floor and glazed wooden door to:-
 

Entrance hall


Tiled floor, exposed beams to ceiling and radiator.
 

Inner hallway


With shelving recesses and staircase to first floor.
 

Sitting room


A most characterful light and airy room with windows to the front and rear elevations, brick fireplace with timber mantle shelf, multi fuel burner on slate hearth, exposed beams to ceiling and two radiators.
 

Conservatory


Windows to five sides taking full advantage of the views over the gardens, pitched roof, tiled floor, courtesy light and French doors giving access to the outside.   
 

Kitchen / dining room


A wonderful family room with a refitted kitchen having a good range of matching wall and floor mounted cupboards and drawers with large open areas of rolled edge work surfaces above incorporating a 1 1/2 bowl sink unit.  Glazed double cupboard with drawers beneath, recess for fridge, tiled floor, solid fuel Rayburn for cooking, under stair storage cupboard, two radiators and windows to the front and rear.   Exposed beams to ceiling and recess for electric cooker with extractor hood above.
 

Rear lobby


Floor standing boiler serving central heating and hot water systems.  Window and wall mounted cupboard. 
 

Utility room


Floor standing cupboard with stainless steel sink unit above, plumbing for washing machine, further appliance space and wall mounted cupboard.
 

Cloakroom


White suite comprising pedestal wash basin, close coupled W.C. And glazed wooden door giving access to the outside.   
 

First floor landing


Two windows to the rear looking onto adjoining countryside, radiator and door to:-
 

Bedroom one


Large dual aspect double room with delightful views over the gardens, two built-in double wardrobes, additional walk-in storage cupboard with folding door and radiator.
 

Bedroom two


Front aspect window and radiator.
 

Bedroom three


Front aspect window, pedestal wash basin and radiator.
 

Bathroom


A large bathroom with a four piece white suite comprising panel enclosed path with mixer tap and shower attachment.   Shower cubicle with Triton unit, vanity wash  basin, W.C., opaque window to the side elevation, radiator, access to roof space and double opening airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and good range of slatted shelving. 
 

Outside


The property is approached through double five bar wooden gates which opens onto an extensive gravelled parking and turning area from which access is gained to the barn and a concrete pathway which runs up to the front entrance of the property.  Adjacent to here is a paved patio, pergoda, oil storage tank and timber garden shed.   
 
barn 60’ long x 15’ 4” (18.16m x 4.68m)
Power and lighting connected.  Door openings to each end and further door to side.  
 
To the side of the barn are extensive enclosed gardens comprising level lawn which is bordered by a good range of mature shrub and flower beds, greenhouse and pond all of which leads onto a large productive vegetable garden from which steps lead down to a further level lawn which is bordered by stream and open countryside.  
 

Services


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

Tenure


Freehold. 
 

Council tax band


D.
  

Directions


From our office proceed to Stratton  Road passing the supermarket on the left hand side and continue to the ‘T’ junction (A39), turn left following the signs towards Bideford, take your second right into the village of Stratton.  At the Kings Arms pub take the turning to the left and proceed to the top of the hill with the shop on the left turn right passing the Church on the left-hand side proceed into Diddies Road. Follow the road out of the village then turn right and after a short distance on the sharp right hand bend turn right and continue straight on.  Bear left and then you will come to a far bar wooden gate giving access to Riverside Barn. 
 

Viewings


Please ring to view this property and check availability before incurring travel time/costs.  full details of all our properties are available on our website . 
 
Ref:  BU00004851
 

Floor plan


(Floor plan for identification purposes only, not to scale)


EX23 Zed-Index
£254,108 £307,014 £209,729 £186,774 £156,836

stats for 
Value change
£2,618 (1.04%) £577 (0.23%) £11,187 (4.61%) £9,190 (3.75%) £13,703 (5.70%) £10,722 (4.41%) £28,329 (12.55%)
from 
Avg. price paid: £246,317
No. of property sales: 209
Avg. price paid: £242,424
No. of property sales: 665
Avg. price paid: £239,903
No. of property sales: 1,143
Avg. price paid: £240,241
No. of property sales: 1,672
Avg. price paid: £162,300
No. of property sales: 5,808

Avg. asking price in EX23: £314,866
No. of properties for sale in EX23: 300
Avg. asking rent in EX23: £714 pcm
No. of properties to rent in EX23: 36

Property value data/graphs for EX23

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £307,014 £235 3.6 £292,806
Semi-detached £209,729 £221 3.2 £210,682
Terraced £186,774 £202 3.1 £202,806
Flats £156,836 £233 2.0 £173,647

Current asking prices in EX23

Avg. current asking prices in EX23
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £112,588
(4)
£177,491
(43)
£278,738
(103)
£388,489
(58)
£492,779
(26)
Flats £130,050
(8)
£200,746
(13)
£265,612
(4)
£200,000
(1)
-
All £124,229
(12)
£182,889
(56)
£278,247
(107)
£385,294
(59)
£492,779
(26)

Current asking rents in EX23

Avg. current asking prices in EX23
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £637 pcm
(2)
£746 pcm
(9)
£934 pcm
(4)
£1,148 pcm
(1)
Flats £464 pcm
(2)
£498 pcm
(10)
£711 pcm
(2)
- -
All £464 pcm
(2)
£521 pcm
(12)
£739 pcm
(11)
£934 pcm
(4)
£1,148 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for EX23

Highest value in EX23
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Church Path £600,889
Youlstone £537,358
Hersham £462,193
Stamford Hill £453,485
Breakwater Road £451,593
Highest turnover in EX23
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Hobbacott Lane 45.5%
Bartlett Avenue 43.8%
Old Orchard Close 41.7%
Creathorne Road 40.0%
Anthony Close 38.1%

What Zoopla users think of Diddies

Overall rating:

  • currently 3 stars
Good - 60%

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently stars
Community & safety
  • currently stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently stars
Schools & public services
  • currently stars
Transport & travel

Rate Diddies:

Tell us what you think of this area by rating these categories.
Please note your vote will only be counted once.

Community & safety
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Parks & recreation
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Schools & public services
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Transport & travel
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Nearby transport

  • Okehampton (23.1 miles)
  • Chapelton (Devon) (24.5 miles)
  • Sampford Courtenay (25.0 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (48.1 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (63.8 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (86.4 miles)
  • Bideford Ferry Landing (18.5 miles)
  • Appledore Ferry Landing (20.6 miles)
  • Instow Ferry Landing (20.8 miles)

Nearby schools

View all schools in Cornwall
  • Stratton Primary School (0.7 miles)
  • Bude Junior School (1.4 miles)
  • Bude Infant School (1.5 miles)
  • Budehaven Community School (1.4 miles)
  • Whitstone Head School (5.0 miles)
  • Holsworthy Community College (6.6 miles)
  • Shebbear College (13.3 miles)
  • St Joseph's School (14.2 miles)
  • Kingsley School (18.1 miles)

Local info for Cornwall

About the neighbours in EX23 9NF

Local tradesmen/services nearby

near
  • Tower Construction in Builder
    01288 488083
    Riverside Yard, Hospital Road, Stratton, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9BP
    0.49 miles from this property
  • Congdons Carpet & Furniture in Furniture Stores
    01288 354575
    Hospital Road, Stratton, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9BP
    0.49 miles from this property
  • S Curtis & Son in Gas Installers
    01288 352420
    42 Ward Close, Stratton, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9BB
    0.56 miles from this property
  • Brooks Garden Centre in Garden Centres
    01288 352897
    Stratton, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9NR
    0.59 miles from this property
  • Kilkhampton Glass & Flat Roofing in Window Replacement & Glaziers
    01288 350081
    130 Stratton View Business Park, Stratton, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9NR
    0.59 miles from this property
  • Kilhampton Glass in Window Replacement & Glaziers
    01288 350081
    Unit 7, Stratton View Business Park, Stratton, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9NR
    0.59 miles from this property
  • Ian Mill Heating & Plumbing in Plumbers
    01288 354941
    Atlantic Highway Services, Stratton Bude, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9JY
    0.61 miles from this property
  • T W Martin in Carpenters & Joiners
    01288 353891
    6 Coast View, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8AG
    0.89 miles from this property
  • Cleancare in Carpet & Rugs Shop
    01288 354499
    Kornor, Bush, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9LA
    0.90 miles from this property
  • B C Heating & Plumbing in Gas Installers
    01288 353443
    Kings Hill Industrial Estate, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8QN
    1.30 miles from this property
  • Adbuild in Kitchen Designers & Installers
    01288 356119
    Unit Kpc3 Kings Hill Industrial Estate, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8QN
    1.30 miles from this property
  • Bude Windows & Conservatories in Double Glazing Installer
    0808 100 0602
    Kings Hill Industrial Estate, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8QN
    1.30 miles from this property
  • K J Bromell Ltd in Double Glazing Installer
    01288 357020
    Kings Hill Industrial Estate, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8QN
    1.30 miles from this property
  • Holdcroft Sfw Ltd in Electronic Shop
    01288 350104
    Unit 4d-4e, Kings Hill Industrial Estate, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8QN
    1.30 miles from this property
  • Reflection Home Improvement Ltd in Double Glazing Installer
    01288 488110
    Kings Hill Industrial Estate, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8QN
    1.30 miles from this property
  • Rogers Electrical & Laundry Services in Electronic Shop
    01288 353930
    14a Kings Hill Industrial Estate, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8QN
    1.30 miles from this property
  • M R Sluggett in Carpenters & Joiners
    01288 356148
    32 Woodfield Road, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8JB
    1.49 miles from this property
  • Courtenay Plumbing in Plumbers
    07971 957910
    27 West Fairholme Road, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8JD
    1.54 miles from this property
  • Crockwood Preservation Ltd in Damp & Dry Rot Service
    01288 356818
    Crockwood Farm, Stibb, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9HL
    1.55 miles from this property
  • Blockbuster Drains in Drainage Contractor
    07760 388009
    5 Westby Road, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8DE
    1.56 miles from this property
  • Bude D I Y in DIY Shop
    01288 353656
    Broad Close Hill, The Old Coach House, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8EQ
    1.57 miles from this property
  • F J Sleeman in Builder
    01288 352290
    Fairlawn, Bagbury Road, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8QJ
    1.61 miles from this property
  • S Murby General Builder in Builder
    01288 381756
    9 Grimscott Estate, Grimscott, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9LW
    1.66 miles from this property
  • Paul Cook Architectural Technician & Building Design Consultants in Architectural Service
    01288 352032
    Fig Trees, Creathorne Road, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8NT
    1.67 miles from this property
  • Metters & Welby in Architect
    01288 352661
    10 Lansdown Road, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8BH
    1.70 miles from this property
  • H B H Woolacotts in Electrician
    01288 352269
    30 Queen Street, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8BB
    1.70 miles from this property
  • Able Roofing in Roofing Contractors
    01288 356875
    Brambles, Poniley Lane, Poughill, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9HG
    1.70 miles from this property
  • West Country Carpets in Carpet Fitter
    01288 352912
    Unit 1 Pethericks Mill, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8TF
    1.72 miles from this property
  • Remnant Warehouse in Carpet Fitter
    01288 355320
    Unit 1 Pethericks Mill, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8TF
    1.72 miles from this property
  • R Bartrop in Electrician
    01288 352596
    3 Belle Vue Avenue, Bude, Cornwall EX23 8BS
    1.73 miles from this property

AskMe Q&A for Cornwall

Ask a question

See all AskMe Q&A in Cornwall

Arrange Viewing

For more information about this property, please contact
Kivells - Bude, EX23 on 01288 358017 (local rate)

Contact Kivells - Bude about this property

Enter details
  1. Type of enquiry
  2. Characters remaining: 500

By submitting this form, you accept our Terms of Use.

View all Diddies property for sale