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2 bed maisonette for sale Fairmile, Talaton EX5

2 beds
1 bath
1 reception
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Property location

Nearby amenities

  • Feniton1.5 miles
  • Feniton Church of England Primary School1.7 miles
  • The King's School1.8 miles
  • Whimple1.9 miles

Features and description

  • Leasehold
  • Character maisonette
  • Superb country views
  • 23' living room with feature ceiling
  • Modern luxury bathroom
  • 16' kitchen/dining room
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Large private garden
  • Double glazed windows
  • Garage and parking
  • No onward chain
No onward chain, Beacon Cottages stand in a country location on the outskirts of the popular village of Talaton, enjoying superb views over the adjoining farmland and fields beyond.

Number 3 is a spacious maisonette that occupies part of this large detached property with accommodation arranged over two floors with two bedrooms, a large fitted kitchen/dining room together with a modern bathroom on the first floor and upstairs a large living room with a feature curved ceiling.

The heating is provided by electricity as well as a multi-fuel burner. The multifuel burner also heats water and radiators by means of back-boiler. The windows have mainly been replaced with uPVC double glazed units.

To the outside is a detached garage and large, mature, sunny and secluded gardens of approximately a third of an acre. These are particularly well stocked and divided into several areas.

The property sits within the catchment area for Kings School which has an ofsted rating of outstanding

Talaton is about 7 miles from Honiton, 3 miles from Ottery St Mary and within particularly easy reach of Exeter and the M5 (12 miles) along the nearby A30 dual carriageway. The village has a post office/shop, church, pub and village hall. Nearby villages of Feniton and Whimple have primary schools and railway stations on the Waterloo/Exeter line.

Leasehold: 125 years from 1985.

Entrance Hall

From the gardens a composite front door leads to a storage area and wooden stairs rising to the front door. At the top of the stairs is an attractive stripped pine part glazed door to:


Split level landing, white panel radiator, loft access, fully carpeted, doors to bathroom and bedroom one, five steps up to a second landing with doors to Kitchen, bedroom two and stairs to the living room.

Bedroom Two

9'4" x 7'6" (2.84m x 2.29m)
A bedroom with a great view, recessed storage cupboard, fully carpeted, central ceiling light, uPVC double glazed window to the side.


Good size bathroom fitted in white with a modern pine panelled bath and shower unit over, pedestal hand basin and low level WC, part tiled walls, wall heater, extractor and radiator. UPVC double glazed sash window with wonderful far reaching country views.

Bedroom One

10'1" x 8'6" (3.08m x 2.59m)
uPVC double glazed sash window with farmland views, storage heater, fully carpeted, central ceiling light.

Kitchen/Dining Room

16'2" x 11'1" (4.93m x 3.39m)
Fitted with a wide range of units including worktops, cupboards, drawers and wall units, inset stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, part tiled walls, night storage heater, space and plumbing for washing machine, multi-fuel/woodburning stove, superb views through the PVC double glazed window over fields, integrated electric oven and inset hob with extractor hood over, ceiling lights.

Second Floor

Carpeted stairs from the first floor to:

Living Room

24' x 10'1" (7.32m x 3.08m)
A good size room with an arched ceiling fitted with downlighters, storage cupboard and uPVC double glazed window with view across the fields.


15'7" x 11'6" (4.7m x 3.5m)
Roller door, power, light, window and rear door to the garden, shared drive and by verbal agreement allows one car to be parked on driveway behind garage.


A path leads through a pretty and mature garden area with lawn, surrounding plants and shrubs. Lovely sweeping views across the adjoining farmland and countryside beyond. The grounds are mainly level and laid to grass in several different areas, surrounded by natural hedge boundaries and timber fencing and are well stocked with numerous trees. The gardens are private and sunny, offering plenty of scope for landscaping and a variety of uses.

Amounting in total to approximately a third of an acre.


Mains water, electricity, telephone/broadband are connected. Private shared drainage.

Lease Information

Lease Information: 125 years from 1985


Continue past Escot, past a set of barn conversions and on your right and at the brow of the hill the cottages will be seen on the right hand side. (If you get to a crossroads with a white old fashioned road sign on the right you have just gone past the property). Immediately after the property, turn into the right, along the drive and park in front of the garage.

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