6 bedroom detached house for sale

£349,950

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
£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: £339,851
No. of properties for sale in EX31: 258
Avg. asking rent in EX31: £687 pcm
No. of properties to rent in EX31: 28

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)
£180,340
(26)
£298,099
(67)
£396,152
(55)
£493,683
(39)
Flats £144,300
(3)
£197,471
(7)
£244,950
(2)
- -
All £135,475
(4)
£183,974
(33)
£296,558
(69)
£396,152
(55)
£493,683
(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 £340 pcm
(4)
£617 pcm
(3)
£711 pcm
(4)
£1,244 pcm
(1)
£1,222 pcm
(2)
Flats £505 pcm
(5)
£541 pcm
(5)
- - -
All £432 pcm
(9)
£569 pcm
(8)
£711 pcm
(4)
£1,244 pcm
(1)
£1,222 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for EX31

Highest value in EX31
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Heanton £531,338
£510,609
Martinhoe £485,790
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 (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)

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  • B D Hockin Gas Engineers Ltd in Plumbers
    01271 324913
    Hillside Cottage Bickington, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2JG
    0.05 miles from this property
  • Michael Branch in Painters & Decorators
    01271 346364
    5 Hopperstyle, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LA
    0.09 miles from this property
  • M D B Developments Ltd in Builder
    01271 374933
    20 Lyddicleave, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2JY
    0.13 miles from this property
  • Derek Stevens National Removals Ltd in Removals & Storage Services
    01271 327069
    Hollamoor View, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LG
    0.14 miles from this property
  • E F & A Brooks in Builder
    01271 372685
    40 Lower Cross Road, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LE
    0.15 miles from this property
  • A M Builders in Builder
    01271 323944
    2 Brookside, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2JX
    0.19 miles from this property
  • Gary Street Plumbing & Heating in Plumbers
    01271 371580
    8 Potterswell, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3UX
    0.20 miles from this property
  • S H Electrical in Electronic Shop
    07976 901549
    18 Ley Meadow Drive, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3XX
    0.20 miles from this property
  • D S Carpentry & Building Services in Carpenters & Joiners
    01271 343120
    6 Higher Cross Road, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LD
    0.21 miles from this property
  • Roy Matthews in Plasterers
    07775 506885
    4 Holland Close, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LQ
    0.22 miles from this property
  • Lock Painters & Decorators in Painters & Decorators
    01271 323623
    15 Hele Lane, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3XY
    0.25 miles from this property
  • Chris Reid in Painters & Decorators
    01271 371124
    42 Babbages, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LW
    0.27 miles from this property
  • Rozzell Services in Plumbers
    01271 373033
    5 Babbages, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LN
    0.29 miles from this property
  • K J C Flooring in Flooring Services
    07841 480982
    38 Wester-Moor Drive, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3XT
    0.30 miles from this property
  • N M Anderson in Plumbers
    01271 342925
    9 Lower Westlake Road, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3XE
    0.34 miles from this property
  • D J H Electrical in Electronic Shop
    07970 698878
    14 Brook Court, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3RA
    0.35 miles from this property
  • Shapland U P V C Fascia & Windows Ltd in Double Glazing Installer
    01271 329629
    30 Ellerslie Road, Sticklepath, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2HS
    0.37 miles from this property
  • M A K Flooring in Flooring Services
    07880 933734
    28 Meadow Park, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3QX
    0.38 miles from this property
  • Electrics Plus in Electronic Shop
    01271 379012
    36 Mead Park, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2PF
    0.38 miles from this property
  • G M E C Electrical in Electronic Shop
    01271 342299
    1 Oakhill Rise, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3SE
    0.40 miles from this property
  • Friend Floor Coverings Ltd in Flooring Store
    01271 324979
    23 Elmfield Road, Bickington, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 2LX
    0.40 miles from this property
  • Quay Maintenance in Property Maintenance Services
    07870 638607
    1 Wester-moor Way, Roundswell, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3XG
    0.45 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
    0.55 miles from this property
  • Contratec Developments Ltd in Builder
    01271 329072
    7 Brannam Crescent, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3TD
    0.55 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
    0.55 miles from this property
  • K & J Electrical Ltd in Electronic Shop
    01271 327125
    Unit 9 Brannam Crescent, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3TD
    0.55 miles from this property
  • G Loosemore & Son Ltd in Builder
    01271 342629
    Loosemore House, Brannam Crescent, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3TD
    0.55 miles from this property
  • James Electrics Contracting Ltd in Electronic Shop
    01271 346652
    Unit 1 Brannam Crescent, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3TD
    0.55 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
    0.55 miles from this property
  • Carpetright Plc in Carpet Fitter
    01271 325224
    Unit 2, John Penrose Road, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 3RY
    0.55 miles from this property

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