J H Taylor Drive, Northam, Bideford

J H Taylor Drive

  • 4 Bedrooms

4 bedroom house for sale

  • Reference Number 29493479
  • Agent Seldons Bideford
  • Agent Number 01237 477997


About this property

A most impressive and well appointed, detached 4 bedroom, 3 bath/shower room, 3 reception room home with potential for dual occupancy or a 'home with income'. Located on a popular development this comfortable family residence, affords easy access into Northam village centre. Boasting uPVC double glazing and gas central heating, front and rear gardens, parking for 3-4 vehicles. EPC C

This deceptively spacious home is pleasantly set in a popular area within walking distance of the village amenities. It is thought that the property would provide a comfortable family residence, with the benefit of a children's play area just a short distance from the property. Alternatively, the property will appeal to those seeking a house with dual occupancy, as it boasts an annexe on the ground floor comprising a Double Bedroom with Ensuite Shower Room and a separate Living Room. The annexe has provided a very useful secondary B&B income and is rated 9.7 on Booking.com! Also, on the Ground floor are a 19' Kitchen Breakfast Room, 22' Sitting Room, separate Dining Room and Utility Room with separate WC off. On the First Floor are Three Bedrooms with the master having ensuite facilities, along with a family bathroom. There are pleasant gardens to the property and excellent driveway Parking, including space for a boat or motorhome. From the first floor there are views over open countryside and glimpses of the River Torridge. Gas fired central heating and uPVC double glazing is fitted throughout.

This popular self-contained village has many facilities including a mini supermarket with post office, health and dental centre, leisure centre with swimming pool, schooling and other local amenities and affords easy access to Northam Burrows Country Park offering many attractive walks and stunning vistas. Northam is situated between Appledore, famous for its pretty narrow winding streets and quayside overlooking the estuary across to Instow and Westward Ho! with its long golden sandy blue flag beach and championship golf course. A regular bus service provides access into the port and market town of Bideford, located on the banks of the River Torridge, being approximately 2 miles distant where a range of national and local shopping, banking and recreational facilities can be found. The A39 North Devon Link Road provides access to the regional centre of Barnstaple, approximately 11 miles distant and beyond the national motorway network.

The accommodation in brief comprises: (for full measurements see floorplan):

Entrance Hall: Wood effect flooring, stairs rising to First Floor.
Sitting Room: An outstandingly spacious living space with bay window to front. Very contemporary electric fire, wood effect flooring TV point, telephone point, ample space for sizeable furniture. French doors to:
Dining Room: Wood effect flooring. French doors leading to rear garden.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room: A generous 'L' shaped room with stainless steel sink unit inset into stylish work surfaces with matching wood effect cupboards and drawers. Extensive tiled splash backing. Built-in 4-ring gas hob with electric fan oven below and extractor fan over, integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge, space for fridge/freezer, tiled flooring, TV point. Door to useful understairs storage cupboard. UPVC double glazed door leading to rear garden. Door to:
Utility Room: Stainless steel sink unit inset into stylish work surface with splash backing and matching wood effect cupboards and drawers. Space for fridge/freezer, plumbing for washing machine. Tiled flooring. Door to:
Cloakroom: Close couple WC and wash hand basin with splash backing. Extractor fan.

The following rooms can be used as a ground floor annexe:
Living Room: TV point, telephone point. Door to:
Bedroom 4: A double Bedroom, built in wardrobes. Access to loft space. Door to:

En-suite Shower Room: White 3-piece suite comprising close coupled WC, wash hand basin and shower unit. Fully tiled walls, useful storage cupboards and drawers.
First Floor Landing: Access to insulated loft space. Door to airing cupboard housing useful shelving and gas fired combination boiler.
Master Bedroom: A spacious double Bedroom with UPVC double glazed window. Radiator, fitted wardrobes, useful built-in storage cupboard. Door to:
En-suite: White 3-piece suite comprising close couple WC, wash hand basin and shower unit. Fully tiled walls, useful built-in cupboard.
Bedroom 2: A double Bedroom with windows taking in far-reaching countryside views with glimpses of the river.
Bedroom 3: An 'L' shaped double Bedroom with window encompassing far-reaching countryside views.
Bathroom: Stylish White 3-piece suite comprising close couple WC, wash hand basin and enamelled bath. Shaver point, fully tiled walls.

Outside: To the front of the property are well-maintained lawned gardens with flower and shrub borders. There is a tarmac driveway providing ample parking for 3-4 vehicles and a separate stone chipping area to the side of the property which offers enough space to accommodate parking for a motor home or boat. To the rear of the property is a substantial paved seating area providing the necessary space needed for family barbecues during the summer months. There is also a lawned area with flower beds and mature shrubs. A Summerhouse and a useful wooden Storage Shed are also included within the sale.

Services: All mains services connected
Tenure: Freehold
Council Tax: Band D

Directions: From our offices on Bideford quay front, depart in an easterly direction as though out of the town proceeding to the roundabout on the A39 and proceed straight across passing the Durrant House Hotel on your right-hand side. Shortly thereafter, turn right signposted Appledore on the A386 and continue onwards descending a hill on a sweeping left-hand bend, turn left into J H Taylor Drive. Proceed into the development taking the first right hand turning where number 14 will be found on your right hand side with a number plate clearly displayed.

Key Features

J H Taylor Drive, Northam, Bideford
  • Spacious contemporary Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • 4 Bedrooms (2 Ensuite)
  • Family Bathroom
  • Desirable Location
  • Delightful Gardens
  • Ground Floor Annexe
  • Ideal for dual occupancy or
  • Home with Income


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17 The Quay Bideford Devon EX39 2EN

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am to 1.00pm
(other times are available by appointment)


01237 477997