This exceptional 4/5 bedroom semi-detached Victorian residence boasts spacious accommodation offering a wealth of attractive character features along with a delightful South-Facing rear garden and off-road parking. Occupying a convenient, yet tucked away position on the edge of town, the property is ideal for those seeking a impressive family home being located within walking distance of popular primary and secondary schools, Victoria Park and Bideford Quay whilst the spectacular North Devon Coast is also close to hand.
Introduction This exceptional 4/5 bedroom semi-detached Victorian residence boasts spacious accommodation offering a wealth of attractive character features along with a delightful rear garden and off-road parking. Invited in by a Victorian tiled floor which continues into the hallway, the home oozes elegance with tremendous high ceilings, wood-burning stove in the lounge and superb bay windows throughout. The superior accommodation is ideal for a growing family, as is the enclosed rear garden which boasts a sunny, South-facing aspect. Occupying a convenient, yet tucked away position on the edge of town, this impressive family home is within walking distance of popular primary and secondary schools, Victoria Park and Bideford Quay whilst the spectacular North Devon Coast is also close to hand.
Location The property occupies a convenient position on the edge of Bideford offering good access to amenities and nearby schools along with easy access to North Devon's rugged coastline and the North Devon Link Road. The town offers a traditional pannier market and an array of pubs, shops, banks, a post office, restaurants and a regular farmers market. The quaint fishing village of Appledore, with its maze of cobbled streets and picture postcard cottages and the surfing hotspot of Westward Ho! With its 2 miles of golden sand are just a short drive away along with the ever-popular village of Instow, all of which are connected by a regular bus service. Barnstaple, the regional centre of North Devon, provides High Street shopping and is approximately 10 miles distant. From here there is a convenient route to the M5 motorway via the North Devon Link Road and a rail link to Exeter in the South.
Entrance porch Welcomes you into the property with attractive Victorian tiled floor, providing useful cloaks storage.
Cloakroom Fitted with a low-level W.C and wash hand basin.
Entrance hall 6' 6" x 5' 9" (2.00m x 1.76m) The attractive Victorian tiled floor continues from the porch into this spacious hallway which provides stairs to the first floor, understairs storage and doors to the principal reception rooms.
Kitchen/breakfast room 24' 10" x 20' 4" (7.59m x 6.21m) This impressive family room is found at the rear of the property and is well-fitted with a range of solid work surfaces comprising a central island with inset 1 1/2 bowl sink and drainer unit with drawers and cupboards and built-in dishwasher below, further work surfaces with drawers and cupboards below and matching wall units over, space for large aga with extractor over, space for fridge/freezer, dresser unit with work surfaces and display shelves, space for breakfast table and double doors to the South-facing rear garden.
Lounge 23' 10" x 15' 2" (7.28m x 4.63m) This spacious reception room, at the rear of the property, boasts an attractive fireplace housing wood-burning stove and large bay window enjoying an outlook over the sunny, South-facing rear garden.
Dining room/second reception room 14' 5" x 12' 2" (4.41m x 3.72m) This adaptable reception room is found at the front of the property and provides a useful storage cupboard housing the gas fired boiler and plumbing for washing machine. This room could be utilised as a formal dining room, child's play room/games room/hobbies room or as an occasional ground floor bedroom.
First floor A spacious landing leads to all four bedrooms and the family bathroom.
Bedroom one 19' 10" x 14' 7" (6.07m x 4.47m) This spacious master bedroom boasts a large bay window providing a delightful outlook to the rear, "his & hers" vanity unit and useful store cupboard which could be converted to an ensuite shower room with plumbing in-situ.
Bedroom two 16' 5" x 13' 8" (5.01m into Bay x 4.18m into bay) A good sized double bedroom with large corner bay window, useful built-in wardrobes and an outlook to the rear.
Bedroom three 12' 9" x 7' 5" (3.91m x 2.28m) A comfortable double bedroom found at the front of the property.
Bedroom four 11' 3" x 8' 9" (3.45m x 2.67m) A comfortable bedroom or home office with an individual mezzanine floor.
Family bathroom 13' 8" x 6' 5" (4.18m x 1.98m) Fitted with a white suite comprising a panelled bath with power-shower over, low-level W.C and wash hand basin, part-tiled walls, tiled floor and airing cupboard.
Outside The property is approached by a shared driveway laid to gravel chippings providing off-road parking for 3 vehicles. There is access to one side which leads to the delightful rear garden. A raised patio terrace leads down to the level and enclosed garden which is laid to lawn, providing a blank canvas to a keen gardener, and commands a sunny, South-facing aspect.
Cellar Accessed from the driveway at the front of the property, the cellar provides useful storage space which could be converted to provide further accommodation if required, subject to the necessary consents. Store 1 – 5.58m x 4.45m, Store 2 – 2.97m x 2.64m, Store 3 – 2.56m x 2.24m.
Services All mains connected - gas fired radiator central heating.
Viewings Viewings by appointment only through Morris and Bott, Grenville Wharf, 6a The Quay, Bideford, EX39 2HW. Tel:
directions From our office on Bideford Quay, head North towards Northam and continue onto Kingsley Road passing Morrisons Supermarket on your right hand side. Proceed straight ahead at the traffic lights and continue up the hill towards Heywood roundabout. Just before the roundabout, turn right into Hanson Park and take the first right into Padshall Park, the property will then be found on the left hand side.