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5 bed detached house for sale Broadclyst Road, Whimple, Exeter EX5

5 beds
2 baths

Property location

  • Whimple Primary School0.1 miles
  • Whimple0.1 miles
  • Cranbrook Education Campus2 miles
  • Cranbrook (Devon)3.1 miles

Features and description

  • Substantial Grade II listed home
  • Fascinating history, with many original features
  • Hair Salon included
  • Reception hall, leading to spacious sitting room with feature fireplace
  • Large opening, leading through to the beautifully appointed kitchen
  • Utility room, boot room & cloakroom/ wc conclude the groundfloor
  • 5 Bedrooms, two of which benefit from a Jack & Jill style en- suite
  • Family bathroom with large walk in shower and roll top bath
  • Viewings strongly advised to recognise the properties potential
The Old Inn dates back to 1660, with a fascinating history and many of the original features expected for this age of property including exposed beams and fireplaces, creating a charming and nostalgic atmosphere. The current owners have thoughtfully refurbished and maintained this beautiful home to provide a splendid family residence, whilst the adjoining hair salon provides an income as commercial outlet or provide space for your own business needs if desired or converted back into additional residential accommodation if ever preferred, subject to the necessary consents etc.

The well-proportioned accommodation briefly comprises; reception hall and spacious sitting room with feature fireplace and inset wood burner/multi fuel stove. The formal dining room is full of individual character with focal fireplace, stained glass and rustic beams. A large opening leads through to the beautifully appointed kitchen which allows families to cook, dine and socialise together. The kitchen is well equipped; fitted with a range of cupboards and drawers under quality silestone work surfaces whilst allowing room for a Rangemaster style cooker. A large utility room continues to the excellent range of storage cupboards with solid beech work surfaces and room for further modern appliances. A boot room and cloakroom W.C concludes the ground floor. There are some wonderful extra features which include port holes and exposed brickwork.

On the first floor are five bedrooms, some with pleasant village outlooks and two which benefit from a 'Jack and Jill' en-suite shower room whist the other three rooms are served by a beautifully presented family bathroom which has the benefit of both a large walk-in shower cubicle and a separate freestanding roll top bath.

There is a driveway providing off road parking and a private garden with gravel and patio areas allowing room for outdoor dining /entertaining with a garden BBQ grill and a garden shed.

Whimple: The mainline railway station on the London Waterloo-Exeter line is within the village, as are the doctor's surgery, post office, church, bus service, well respected local primary school and heritage centre. There is also a cricket field and two good family pubs. The old A30 runs near the village which gives quick access to the A30 dual carriageway for easy journeys to Honiton, Exeter and the M5. Ottery St Mary is about 3 miles, Exeter 8 miles and the coast at Sidmouth is within a short drive.

Viewings By prior appointment with Redferns services We understand all mains services are connected except gas.

Outgoings Council tax band- C

tenure Freehold

agents note Data protection act of 2017. We are now required to obtain proof of id and proof of residence for any prospective purchaser before formally agreeing a sale. Photographic identification such as passport or driving licence, proof of residence, utility bill, council tax or official Inland Revenue correspondence.

Important notice 1. Every care is taken in preparing these particulars but they do not constitute nor constitute any part of an offer or a contract. They are prepared in good faith but they are for guidance only and intended to give a fair description of the property. 2. Statements contained in these particulars are not to be relied on as statements or representations of fact and are made without responsibility on the part of the agents or vendor. An intending purchaser must satisfy himself by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each statement. The vendor does not make or give and neither the agents or their employees have authority to make or give any representation or warranty in relation to the property or its use. 3. Any reference to alterations to, or use of any part of the property is not a statement that any necessary planning, building regulations or other consent has been obtained. These must be verified by any intending purchaser. 4. All properties are offered subject to contract and being unsold. No responsibility can be accepted for any expenses incurred by any intending purchaser in inspecting any property which has been sold, let or withdrawn.5. The photographs show only certain parts and aspects of the property at the time they were taken. Any areas, measurements or distances given are approximate only. 6. Descriptions of a property are inevitably subjective but we endeavour to make our particulars accurate. If there are any points of particular importance please contact us before viewing and we will be pleased to check or clarify information. 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

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