Highfield, Northam, Bideford


  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms

5 bedroom chalet bungalow - detached SSTC

  • Reference Number 32619096
  • Agent Seldons Bideford
  • Agent Number 01237 477997

Guide price £400,000

About this property

Set in a highly sought after location, on a generous sized level plot approaching ¼ acre, is this detached property offering adaptable 4/5 bedroomed accommodation, with a garage and additional parking, along with pleasant coastal views. This impressive property provides spacious living accommodation on 2 storeys, which benefits from PVC double glazing and gas fired radiator central heating. Your early internal inspection is advised to avoid disappointment!! VACANT - NO ONWARD SALES CHAIN!! EPC TBC

7 Highfield is now available to the market for the first time since new!! Constructed in the 1960s by Harris Homes, of an 'Instow' design, and subsequently extended in the late 1990s, this now provides a rare opportunity to obtain such a property in this ever popular residential location. The property boasts gas fired radiator central heating, PVC double glazing, has the benefit of breathtaking views across Bideford and Barnstaple Bay as pictured below, and is available to the market with the benefit of no onward sales chain. Seldons Estate Agents consider this property ideally suited as a comfortable family residence for which your early inspection is advised!!

Northam is a popular village within the Torridgeside area, housing a good selection of local amenities including a supermarket and post office, newsagents, medical centre just a few steps away, takeaways and other shops, a village inn and a church, whilst Bideford, a popular Market Town and working Port, located on the banks of the River Torridge, is within easy reach, having a wider selection of everyday facilities. At Bideford, access is available to the A361 (North Devon Link Road) leading to Barnstaple, North Devon's regional centre. Just a couple of miles from the property is the popular coastal resort of Westward Ho! famous for its long golden sandy Blue Flag beach, adjoining pebble ridge and the Royal North Devon Golf Course. North Devon's rugged coastline is within easy reach, around the areas of Hartland and Clovelly.

Open Fronted Entrance Porch: PVC double glazed entrance door gives access into:
Entrance Lobby: Of PVC construction on a dwarf wall. Tiled floor. Part glazed door with matching side screen gives access to:
Entrance Hall: Wall mounted British Gas thermostat for central heating system. Understairs storage cupboards. Radiator. Carpet. Staircase to First Floor.
Lounge: A dual aspect room with PVC double glazed windows to front and side elevations. Feature brick faced fireplace with inset Baxi Bermuda living flame gas fire, TV aerial point, radiator, carpet.
Bedroom 3: PVC double glazed window to front elevation. Fitted shelving. Radiator. Carpet.
Dining Room/Bedroom 5: Shelved recess, radiator, carpet. Double glazed sliding door gives access to:
Conservatory: Of PVC double glazed construction. Carpet. PVC double glazed sliding door gives access to exterior.
Wet Room: PVC double glazed window to rear elevation. Shower area with shower fitment, pedestal wash basin, low level flush WC, tiled and Aqua board splashbacking, chrome heated towel rail, vinyl flooring.
Kitchen: PVC double glazed window to side elevation. Fitted with a range of units comprising inset stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps and cupboards under, range of matching units with work surfaces over, range of matching wall cupboards, tiled splash backs, fitted Indesit

hob with cooker hood over, fitted Belling oven, space and plumbing for washing machine/dishwasher, radiator, vinyl flooring. PVC double glazed window and door to:
Utility: PVC double glazed window to rear elevation. High level cupboards, vinyl flooring. Door and side window give access to:
Covered Rear Porch: With open access to exterior.

First Floor Landing: Wall mounted British Gas control unit serving the domestic hot water and central heating systems. Airing cupboard with factory lagged hot water cylinder with slatted shelving. Ceiling trap to loft space. Carpet.
Bedroom 1: PVC double glazed window to rear elevation giving coastal views. Bedhead lighting, radiator, carpet.
Bedroom 2: PVC double glazed window to side elevation, access to eaves storage area with lighting and also housing a Worcester gas fired boiler serving the domestic hot water and central heating systems, radiator, carpet.
Bedroom 4: PVC double glazed window to side elevation providing superb coastal views across Bideford and Barnstaple Bay, to Baggy Point in the distance. Access to eaves storage areas. Storage cupboard. Radiator.
Bathroom: PVC double glazed window to side elevation. Fitted with a suite comprising panelled bath with mixer shower fitment over with curtain and rail. WC with a concealed cistern, vanity wash basin with strip light with electric shaver point over, fully tiled walls, low level storage cupboard, extractor fan, chrome heater, vinyl flooring.

Outside: Access to the property is via double wrought iron entrance gates over a concreted driveway providing parking space and leading to the SINGLE GARAGE with up and over door, power and lighting, with high level consumer unit, electric meter and a water tap. Mature enclosed gardens surround the property and comprise of lawned areas with flower borders, concreted pathways, former vegetable and fruit gardens (with a fruit cage), a small pond, a timber potting shed and a timber garden shed. The rear garden affords a high degree of privacy.

DIRECTIONS: From our office on Bideford Quay, proceed in an easterly direction as though out of the town. At a roundabout, being the junction with the A39, proceed straight across, shortly passing the Durrant House Hotel on your right-hand side. Continue onwards turning left into Bay View Road, proceeding past the medical centre on your right, taking the next turning on your right into Highfield, continuing downhill, where number 7 is on your right-hand side, and is identified by a for sale board.

General Services:
All Mains services connected
Tenure: Freehold
Council Tax: Band D

Key Features

Highfield, Northam, Bideford
  • Detached 4/5 Bedroomed Property
  • Pleasant Coastal Views
  • Single Garage and Additional Parking
  • Adaptable & Spacious Living Accommodation
  • Gas Central Heating & PVC Double Glazing
  • Enclosed Garden with Much Privacy
  • Highly Sought After Residential Location
  • An Ideal Family Residence
  • Early Viewing Advised!!


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17 The Quay Bideford Devon EX39 2EZ

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday - 9.00am - 4.00pm
(other times are available by appointment)


01237 477997


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