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Sheepwash, Devon Guide Price £389,950

  • Semi Detached Period Cottage
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Four Bedrooms & Three Bathrooms
  • Beautifully Restored To A High Standard
  • Off Road Parking
  • Extensive Level Garden Of Half An Acre
  • Useful Range Of Outbuildings
  • Situated Within The Sought After Village of Sheepwash

A sensitively RENOVATED PERIOD family home with a west facing HALF ACRE GARDEN, PARKING and outbuildings, set in a POPULAR UNSPOILED VILLAGE. This delightful family home comprises an extensive semi-detached period village cottage, thought to date from the 18th century or earlier but not being Listed, set on the edge of the popular and well served historic village of Sheepwash, surrounded by the attractive Devon countryside. The current owners have extensively renovated the cottage using traditional and contemporary materials, and now providing a comfortable family home filled with character, with period features such as stone fireplaces, with wood burning stoves and beamed ceilings, combined with contemporary kitchen and bathroom fittings and use of modern oak and slate. The adaptable accommodation includes a large kitchen/breakfast room in the centre of the house being the main focus with a characterful snug to one end, and to the other a long living room with a conservatory and a study off. On the first floor are three bedrooms and two shower rooms with a master en-suite, and an attic, bedroom four currently used as an office, with far reaching views to the West. The extensive gardens of just over half an acre are a particular feature including productive vegetable garden, orchard, and a secret garden at the end. There is also off road parking, car port and other outbuildings.

Sheepwash, EX21 5NA
County: Devon
Sale Type: For Sale
Ref #: OKE01179


Sheepwash has an attractive village square being the focus of the Village with the Parish Church off, and also The Half Moon Inn well known local pub and restaurant with extensive fishing rights on the River Torridge, and community stores. Nearby Villages of Highampton, Black Torrington and Shebbear office further facilities including GP surgeries, Primary School and the well-known Shebbear College Independent School. Nearby towns of Holsworthy, Hatherleigh and Okehampton provide local services shops and supermarkets including Waitrose supermarkets in both Holsworthy and Okehampton. Just beyond Okehampton is the A30 dual carriageway giving easy access to Exeter and the M5 motorway and The Dartmoor National Park lies just beyond. The coast at Bude can also be reached within about 30 minutes by car.


Partially glazed front door into:


Steps up into:


17' 6'' x 13' 5'' (5.33m x 4.09m)

Three windows to front. Range of base and eye level units. Space and plumbing for fridge and dish washer. One bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Built-in double oven. Induction hob with built-in extractor fan. Doors leading to snug, living room and stairs rising to first floor.


23' 10'' x 12' 3'' (7.26m x 3.73m)

Two windows to front with oak window sills. Under-stairs cupboard. Fireplace with solid fuel burner, and cloam oven. Glazed double doors opening into garden room and door into;


10' 0'' x 5' 10'' (3.05m x 1.78m)

Internal window to rear. Loft access.


14' 6'' x 8' 2'' (4.42m x 2.49m)

Windows to rear and side. Door into garden.


11' 11'' x 15' 8'' (3.63m x 4.77m) maximum

Window to front. Beamed ceiling. Fireplace with solid fuel burner providing heating to radiators. Door into:


14' 10'' x 13' 0'' (4.52m x 3.96m)

Door into garden. Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Space for fridge freezer. Loft access. Wall mounted cupboards. Door into:


6' 10'' x 6' 7'' (2.08m x 2.01m)

Window to rear. Low level WC. Wash hand basin with hot and cold taps over. Panel enclosed bath with mixer taps and electric shower. Chrome heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Fully tiled walls.


Windows to the front and rear. Two radiators. Doors to bedrooms and shower room. Stairs rising to loft room. Large airing cupboard with slatted shelving.


11' 11'' x 8' 9'' (3.63m x 2.66m)

Window to front and velux. Built-in cupboard. Door into:


Velux window. Double shower with electric shower. Wash hand basin. Low level WC. Chrome heated towel rail.


12' 2'' x 7' 11'' (3.71m x 2.41m)

Window to front with oak sills. Radiator. Two built-in wardrobes.


11' 0'' x 8' 6'' (3.35m x 2.59m)

Window to front with oak sills. Two built-in wardrobes. Radiator.


4' 1'' x 3' 3'' (1.24m x 0.99m)

Obscured glazed window to side. Low level WC. Wash hand basin with mixer tap over. Heated chrome towel rail. Shower cubicle with mains shower. Extractor fan.


15' 6'' x 7' 3'' (4.72m x 2.21m) Irregular Shape

Two Velux windows to rear with views. Eaves storage.


A drive to the side of the house leads round to the rear where there is off road parking, and access to a double car port. There is also a period piggery building, separate shed and wood store. The extensive level gardens cover just over half an acre and extends some 115 metres (377 ft) in length and have a West facing aspect. The large level lawn area with hedge boundaries leads through to an Orchard with a number of mature Apple and Damson trees, and a play area including a substantial playhouse and productive vegetable garden as well as poultry run. Beyond this an opening in the hedge leads through to an enclosed secret garden, enclosed by hedges with level lawn making a delightful area for barbeques, al fresco dining and pleasant seating area with views over surrounding countryside.


Mains electricity, drainage and mains metered water. Solar panels generate electricity. 'Superfast' Broadband speed.


Torridge District Council.

Sheepwash, EX21 5NA
County: Devon
Sale Type: For Sale
Ref #: OKE01179

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Sheepwash, EX21 5NA
County: Devon
Sale Type: For Sale
Ref #: OKE01179
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