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6 bed detached house for sale

£840,000 Guide price

Lower Broad Oak Road, West Hill, Ottery St Mary, Devon EX11

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Property features

  • A substantial detached house set in over half an acre of mature gardens
  • Adjoining Woodland Trust land to one side
  • Within walking distance of the village amenities
  • In The Kings School and Colyton Grammar catchment area
  • Attractive oak flooring in the reception hall leading to:
  • Cloakroom/WC and sitting room with wood burner/multi-fuel stove
  • Impressive fitted kitchen with solid granite worktops and integrated appliances
  • Games Room / Office or gf double bedroom with en-suite. Five further bedrooms on the ff
  • Master bedroom with luxury en-suite. Family bathroom with separate shower cubicle
  • Driveway. Detached garage. Large garden and grounds of over half and acre

Property description

Birchbank Cottage is situated close to the heart of this prestigious woodland village set in gardens and grounds of over half an acre in an idyllic setting adjoining Woodland Trust land to one side whilst being within walking distance of all the excellent local amenities.

The A30 dual carriageway is within a short drive providing swift access to the Cathedral City of Exeter, M5 and the coast. The property also benefits from being within Colyton Grammar and The Kings School catchment areas.

This lovely house has been subject to major improvements and has been substantially extended within the last three years, creating a beautiful family home which enjoys a wonderful light and airy feel. The well-proportioned accommodation briefly comprises; reception hall with attractive oak flooring creating and fine first impression with a cloakroom/WC and an extensive range of storage cupboards highlighting that this thoughtful layout was designed with families in mind. The kitchen/dining room is most definitely the heart of the home and is compressively fitted with a range of cream fronted cupboards both at base and eye level whilst integrating quality appliances complimented by the solid granite worktops and breakfast bar counter. There is plenty of room for a large family dining table and chairs and is open plan to the family room creating a wonderful environment for families to cook, dine and socialise together. The sitting room is a lovely dual aspect room with pleasant garden outlooks and a wood burner/multifuel stove creates a cosy atmosphere on a winters evening. The additional reception room has been designed to create a multi purpose room lending itself to be a games room, office or ground floor double bedroom with en-suite shower room, perfect for an independent relative etc.

On the first floor are five further good size bedrooms, three with built in wardrobes and the master benefits from a luxury en-suite shower room. The spacious family bathroom has the benefit of a large walk in separate shower cubicle and again is well appointed with a stylish white suite and attractively tiled with natural stone tiling. The property has a modern gas central heating system and has been extensively insulated to create an efficient family home.

To the front of the property is a substantial driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles and access to the detached garage. The mature gardens and grounds are predominantly laid to lawn and interspersed with mature plants, shrubs and trees creating an interesting range of colour throughout the year. There is an extensive patio area situated on the southern side providing plenty of room to enjoy outdoor dining/entertaining in the summer months whilst enjoying this idyllic setting.

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Redferns is a trading name of Redferns Ottery St Mary Limited Registered in England and Wales 4817078

Registered Office 1 Broad Street, Ottery St Mary, Devon EX11 1BR

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £353,328 Sales 169 Current average value £401,609 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £22,201 ▲ 5.85%

Property value data/graphs for EX11

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £530,341 £324 3.8 £469,402
Semi-detached £272,567 £266 3.2 £258,551
Terraced £232,798 £244 2.7 £179,375
Flats £179,756 - 2.1 £186,750

Current asking prices in EX11

Average: £407,056
Avg. current asking prices in EX11
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £133,300
(3)
£211,556
(8)
£325,350
(23)
£457,129
(22)
£714,873
(8)
Flats £149,950
(2)
£167,475
(2)
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All £139,960
(5)
£202,740
(10)
£325,350
(23)
£457,129
(22)
£714,873
(8)

Current asking rents in EX11

Average: £875 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in EX11
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £783 pcm
(3)
£842 pcm
(3)
£1,248 pcm
(1)
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Flats - - - - -
All - £783 pcm
(3)
£842 pcm
(3)
£1,248 pcm
(1)
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Fun facts for EX11

Highest value in EX11
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Heather Grange £933,708
Brackendown £879,192
Toadpit Lane £794,977
Higher Metcombe £748,396
Ford Lane £711,980
Highest turnover in EX11
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Warren Close 50.0%
Birch Grove 50.0%
Cadhay Lane 45.5%
Brook Street 43.8%
Hawkins Lane 38.2%

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Nearby transport

  • Whimple (3.2 miles)
  • Feniton (4.2 miles)
  • Cranbrook (Devon) (4.9 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (4.3 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (46.2 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (52.2 miles)
  • Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing (7.3 miles)
  • Topsham Ferry Landing (7.4 miles)
  • Topsham Lock Ferry Landing (7.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • West Hill Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Tipton St John Church of England Primary School (1.2 miles)
  • Newton Poppleford Primary School (2.2 miles)
  • Exeter Mathematics School (9.4 miles)
  • EF Academy Torbay (20.3 miles)
  • King's College (21.8 miles)
  • The King's School (1.8 miles)
  • Mill Water School (3.9 miles)
  • Cranbrook Education Campus (4.1 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£3,584 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 84,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £3,023 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £500,000 Contents value up to £99,000 Average insurance cost £27/mo (£322/yr)
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Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £67 Electricity £85 Estimated energy cost £152/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 24900 kWh/year
Electricity: 6800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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East Devon

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £286 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water

Supply £37 Sewerage £59 Estimated water cost £96 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

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