Situated in this traditional and tranquil hamlet, a beautifully presented 3 Bedroom detached barn conversion with generous gardens and ample off-road parking. The property enjoys superb views over the surrounding countryside and occupies a peaceful position yet with good access to the A39 (Atlantic Highway) providing easy access to Bideford and the coast. This enviable location is within 1.5 miles of Peppercombe Beach and offers ready access to the surrounding countryside, much of which is owned by The National Trust. There are many delightful scenic walks nearby and the village of Horns Cross boasts a popular pub and garage. The port and market town of Bideford, about 10 minutes drive, offers a comprehensive range of national and local shopping facilities and other everyday amenities including banks, post office, library, schools, etc. The North Devon regional centre of Barnstaple is within a 20 minute drive.
The property has been extensively and most attractive refurbished in recent years and now boasts uPVC double glazed windows throughout and oak and stained glass doors on the ground floor. The cottage also has excellent ‘eco’ credentials from its air source heat pump providing both hot water and central heating via radiators, together photovoltaic panels which generate electricity for use in the house and also provide a small income from the feed-in tariff. NOTE: these panels are owned by the property.
Accommodation (For dimensions see floorplan.)
Entrance Porch: Partially glazed timber door to:
Entrance Porch opening into Entrance Hall: Stairs rising to 1st floor landing with useful understairs storage cupboard
Sitting Room: A charming dual aspect room with window to front elevation and doors giving access to the side elevation and patio from where some fantastic views over the surrounding countryside. Can be enjoyed. Feature stone fireplace fitted with wood burning stove.
Kitchen/Dining Room: A delightful dual aspect room with windows to front and side elevations. Fitted with an excellent range of modern wall and base units, Butler sink, oak work surfaces and extensive tiled splash backing. Everhot Electric Range cooker with stainless steel cooker hood over. Space for fridge and freezer. Space and plumbing for a dishwasher. Plenty of space for a dining table.
Utility Room: Porthole window to rear elevation, door to side elevation. Space and plumbing for a washing machine, tumble drier and tall fridge or freezer. Floor and wall units with oak work surfaces over.
Shower Room: Modern white 3-piece suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash backing and tiled shower cubicle with mains water Mira XL shower. Cupboard housing hot water cylinder and controls for air source heat pump providing domestic hot water and central heating, heated radiator towel rail.
First Floor Landing: Airing cupboard with wooden slatted shelving and hot water cylinder, Velux window. Doors to:
Bedroom 1: A dual aspect room with windows to front and side elevations. This room has the potential to create an En-suite facility, if required and subject to any necessary consents.
Room 2: Window to front elevation.
Bedroom 3: Window to side elevation enjoying countryside views.
Bathroom: Modern white 3-piece suite with paneled bath, having mains water Mira XL shower and tiled surround, close coupled WC and pedestal wash basin. Heated radiator towel rail. Hatch to loft space, window to front.
Outside: The property is approached via a 5-bar gate leading onto a driveway providing ample off-road parking. The main areas of garden are to the side and rear, being laid to lawn with a patio area and extensively planted with mature shrubs and perennials providing a most attractive back drop for the property, the whole enjoying delightful countryside view. Timber Garden Shed x 2 and greenhouse.
Services: Mains electricity and water, drainage by septic tank. Air source heat pump and photovoltaic panels.
Local Authority Torridge District Council Tax Band C
Directions: From our offices on Bideford Quay, proceed out of Bideford towards Northam. On reaching the Heywood roundabout turn onto the A39 signposted Bude. Continue straight over the next mini roundabout and continue through the villages of Ford and Fairy Cross. Upon reaching the village of Horns Cross take the left hand turning signposted Parkham opposite the Coach and Horses Public House. Continue on this country lane for approximately ½ mile until entering the hamlet of Goldworthy. Pebble Cottage will be situated on your left hand side with the nameplate clearly displayed.
Please contact us on 01237 477997 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property, or require further information.
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