6 bed detached house for sale

£324,950

The Hill, Bickington Road, Bickington, Barnstaple EX31

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Property description

A detached stone-built property offering very spacious accomodation and substantial scope for further development and improvement. A former school hall, the building retains many character features and benefits from a large garden/parking area to the rear being the former playground of the school, outbuildings and gated vehicles access. Internally there is extremely well proportioned living space with a large kitchen diner, 24 foot living room, galleried stairs and landing, six bedrooms, three with en suite shower or bathroom, large pantry/utility room and mezzanine hobby room/office/bedroom.

Entrance Porch
Twin solid wooden doors off, opaque window to side elevation, close coupled WC.

Lounge (Reception)
24' 1" x 17' 1" (7.34m x 5.21m) Dual aspect room with 2 windows overlooking front elevation and glass block windows to side elevation, open fireplace in tiled surround and mantel over, 2 radiators, fitted carpet, coved ceiling, down lighters.

Study
Small Study - 6' 9 x 5' 4 (2.06m x 1.63m)

Kitchen Dining Room
27' 1 x 13' 2 (8.26m x 4.01m) Windows overlooking front elevation and 2 windows to side elevation, fitted kitchen comprising; 1 1/2 bowl asterite drainer sink inset into work surface with drawers and cupboards below, further matching work surface with drawers and cupboards below, 5 ring gas range with extractor over, a range of matching wall cabinets, further matching work surface with drawers and cupboards below, ample appliance space, space for upright fridge/freezer, extensive wall tiling, radiator, tiled flooring. Stairs lead to mezzanine measuring 13' 11 x 4' 6 (4.24m x 1.37m) leading into the Hobby Room/office/bedroom measuring 13' 7 x 13' 11 (4.14m x 4.24m) This could provide further accommodation.

Utility Room/Pantry
14' 5" x 11' 8" (4.39m x 3.56m) Fitted kitchen comprising; single bowl stainless drainer sink inset into work surface with cupboards and appliance space below, ample appliance space, plumbing for automatic washing machine, further matching work surface with cupboards below, wall mounted boiler supplying central heating system, UPVC double glazed window to side elevation and solid wooden door to rear elevation, tiled flooring.

Ground Floor Bathroom
White suite comprising; panelled bath, close coupled WC, shower cubicle with shower in extensive tiled surround, twin pedestal hand wash basins, airing cupboard housing factory lagged tank with slatted linen shelving, UPVC double glazed opaque window, fitted carpet.

Bedroom Two
16' 11" x 11' 2" (5.16m x 3.40m) UPVC double glazed opaque window, two built-in double wardrobes, radiator, fitted carpet.

Bedroom Three
15' x 7' 2" (4.57m x 2.18m) UPVC double glazed opaque window, fitted carpet. En-Suite shower room with shower cubicle with electric shower in extensive tiled surround, pedestal hand wash basin with close coupled WC.

Landing
Stairs up to galleried landing with UPVC double glazed opaque window and sky light, exposed beams, radiator, fitted carpet, door giving access to the staircase leading to Attic Room.

Master Bedroom
21' x 13' (6.40m x 3.96m)narrowing to 10' 11 (3.33m)
Two windows to front elevation, UPVC double glazed opaque window to side elevation, a range of built-in wardrobes, fitted carpet. En-Suite bathroom with white suite comprising panelled bath, shower cubicle with shower in extensive tiled surround, twin pedestal hand wash basins, close coupled WC, extensive wall tiling, chrome heated towel rail, tiled flooring.

Bedroom Four
18' 4" x 7' 6" (5.59m x 2.29m) Dual aspect room with UPVC double glazed windows to side and rear elevations, radiator, fitted carpet. En-Suite with shower tray with shower in part tiled surround, pedestal hand wash basin with tiled splash backing

Bedroom Five
10' 6" x 9' 10" (3.20m x 3.00m) UPVC double glazed windows overlooking rear elevation and UPVC double glazed opaque window to side elevation, radiator, fitted carpet.

Bedroom Six
12' 3" x 6' 9" (3.73m x 2.06m) UPVC double glazed Velux roof light, built-in under stairs storage cupboard, fitted carpet.

Bathroom
White suite comprising panelled bath with mixer shower attachment, close coupled WC, vanity sink unit with cupboard below and tiled splash backing, vinyl floor covering.

Outside
The property is accessed through twin wrought iron gates with a driveway being under construction. This leads to a large driveway and parking area (originally the playground) where there is a brick-built former air raid shelter measuring 30' 0 x 12' 3 (9.14m x 3.73m) approximately with potential to be converted to a large garage / workshop or could be deleted. There is a further open fronted store with outside wc's. There is a substantial area of garden with further disused air raid shelter. To the front there are steps up to a small gravelled garden area with further steps up to the front door.

Directions
From Barnstaple, continue over the long bridge and up Sticklepath Hill. Continue along reaching The Cedars roundabout, continue straight over signposted Bickington and Fremington. Upon reaching Bickington, passing the turning on the left to Hopperstyle, continuing along the property will be found on the right hand side marked by a For Sale board.

Property Ref:84_2098_2766357
EX31 Zed-Index
£248,965 £307,682 £213,403 £177,813 £159,108

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Value change
£2,988 (1.22%) £3,515 (1.43%) £9,121 (3.80%) £15,715 (6.74%) £17,818 (7.71%) £13,886 (5.91%) £20,199 (8.83%)
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Avg. price paid: £229,382
No. of property sales: 368
Avg. price paid: £219,098
No. of property sales: 1,081
Avg. price paid: £218,469
No. of property sales: 1,786
Avg. price paid: £217,658
No. of property sales: 2,504
Avg. price paid: £150,911
No. of property sales: 8,957

Avg. asking price in EX31: £339,422
No. of properties for sale in EX31: 266
Avg. asking rent in EX31: £758 pcm
No. of properties to rent in EX31: 49

Property value data/graphs for EX31

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £307,682 £222 3.6 £274,391
Semi-detached £213,403 £208 3.1 £191,556
Terraced £177,813 £192 2.8 £165,245
Flats £159,108 £233 1.9 £133,007

Current asking prices in EX31

Avg. current asking prices in EX31
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £130,500
(4)
£196,307
(22)
£283,818
(65)
£377,282
(75)
£508,668
(31)
Flats £125,462
(4)
£166,503
(15)
£257,475
(2)
- -
All £127,981
(8)
£184,224
(37)
£283,032
(67)
£377,282
(75)
£508,668
(31)

Current asking rents in EX31

Avg. current asking prices in EX31
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £469 pcm
(3)
£616 pcm
(12)
£798 pcm
(11)
£1,183 pcm
(4)
£1,651 pcm
(1)
Flats £378 pcm
(7)
£660 pcm
(5)
£477 pcm
(1)
- -
All £406 pcm
(10)
£629 pcm
(17)
£771 pcm
(12)
£1,183 pcm
(4)
£1,651 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for EX31

Highest value in EX31
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Heanton £555,116
£533,873
Martinhoe £524,630
Trentishoe £505,914
Bittadon £504,518
Highest turnover in EX31
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Linden Gardens 71.4%
Parkers Hollow 66.7%
Clifton Terrace 53.8%
Ashfield Close 50.0%
High Wall 40.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Barnstaple (1.3 miles)
  • Chapelton (Devon) (4.9 miles)
  • Umberleigh (7.1 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (37.7 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (39.4 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (63.2 miles)
  • Instow Ferry Landing (4.2 miles)
  • Appledore Ferry Landing (4.5 miles)
  • Bideford Ferry Landing (6.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Sticklepath Community School (0.5 miles)
  • Pilton the Bluecoat Church of England Junior School (1.6 miles)
  • Pilton Infants School (1.6 miles)
  • Petroc (Barnstaple Campus) (1.0 mile)
  • Pilton Community College (1.5 miles)
  • The Park Community School (1.8 miles)
  • Pathfield School (1.6 miles)
  • The Lampard Community School (2.3 miles)
  • Kingsley School (6.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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  • P A Manley in Builder
    01271 371759
    25 Abbey Road, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1QY
    0.10 miles from this property
  • Steve Berry in Painters & Decorators
    01271 859534
    20 Fair View, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1JR
    0.12 miles from this property
  • Barnstaple Securities Ltd in Locksmiths
    01271 329916
    Abbeyfield Factory, Braunton Road, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1GG
    0.13 miles from this property
  • Clearline Windows & Construction in Double Glazing Installer
    01271 344701
    12 Pilton Street, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1PE
    0.15 miles from this property
  • David Wilson Partnership Ltd in Architect
    01271 374485
    The Old School, Ladywell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1QT
    0.19 miles from this property
  • Bensons Beds in Bed & Bedding Shop
    01271 325376
    Braunton Road, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1JY
    0.23 miles from this property
  • John How Carpets Ltd in Carpet Fitter
    01271 376357
    Mill Road, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1JQ
    0.25 miles from this property
  • Living Needs Solutions Ltd in Bathroom Designer
    01271 374600
    1 Mill Road, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1JQ
    0.26 miles from this property
  • John How Carpets Ltd in Carpet Fitter
    01271 376357
    Mill Road, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1JQ
    0.26 miles from this property
  • A G Kingdon in Architectural Service
    01271 376436
    Rockholm, Northfield Lane, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1QD
    0.27 miles from this property
  • S B S Property Services in Property Maintenance Services
    07971 098493
    16 Broadgate Close, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 4AL
    0.28 miles from this property
  • Exmoor Fascias Ltd in Double Glazing Installer
    01271 321600
    Rolle Quay, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1JE
    0.28 miles from this property
  • Exmoor Fascias Ltd in Double Glazing Installer
    01271 321600
    Rolle Quay, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1JE
    0.28 miles from this property
  • South West Windows in Double Glazing Installer
    01271 343877
    Unit 7 Two Rivers Industrial Estate, Braunton Road, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1JY
    0.28 miles from this property
  • Bensons For Beds in Bed & Bedding Shop
    01271 325376
    Braunton Road, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1JY
    0.28 miles from this property
  • S B S Property Services in Property Maintenance Services
    07971 098493
    16 Broadgate Close, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 4AL
    0.29 miles from this property
  • B Bwye in Builder
    01271 374763
    77 Windsor Road, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 4AG
    0.30 miles from this property
  • North Devon Flooring Ltd in Flooring Services
    01271 371890
    8 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1RJ
    0.31 miles from this property
  • Anglian Home Improvements in Double Glazing Installer
    0800 500 600
    114 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1TD
    0.35 miles from this property
  • Padfields of Barnstaple Ltd in Furniture Stores
    01271 342578
    126 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1TD
    0.35 miles from this property
  • R Gregory in Painters & Decorators
    01271 372852
    3 Masefield Avenue, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1QJ
    0.37 miles from this property
  • Barry Lane in Electronic Shop
    01271 371639
    5 Masefield Avenue, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1QJ
    0.37 miles from this property
  • Weatherwise Windows in Double Glazing Installer
    01271 379457
    Graylands, Bradiford, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 4AW
    0.38 miles from this property
  • Drain Trace in Drain & Sewer Services
    07891 643623
    Violet Cottage, Lions Mill, Bradiford, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 4AW
    0.38 miles from this property
  • Woodward Smith Architects Ltd in Architect
    01271 379050
    6 Tuly Street, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1DH
    0.39 miles from this property
  • Cargo Homeshop in Furniture Stores
    01271 346023
    72 High Street, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1HX
    0.43 miles from this property
  • Finishing Touch Flooring in Carpet Fitter
    01271 378218
    25 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1RP
    0.45 miles from this property
  • S Chapman in Electronic Shop
    01271 377459
    Ground Floor Rear 27 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1RP
    0.45 miles from this property
  • A J Plumbing & Heating in Plumbers
    01271 328221
    9 New Bldgs, Barnstaple, Devon EX32 7BL
    0.47 miles from this property
  • Riley & Guy in Builder
    01271 378341
    24 Castle Street, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1DR
    0.47 miles from this property

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