A charming Grade II Listed house with spacious accommodation and delightful gardens

Denbow Thatch is a delightful Grade II Listed cottage, with 2,600 sq. ft. of accommodation and attractive gardens, approached via its own private drive and yet set in a cluster of nearby properties in a rural position just six miles from Exeter city centre. The property features original period features throughout, including timber beams, lending the living spaces a real sense of character.

On the ground floor there is a well-proportioned reception room, with wooden parquet flooring, a dual aspect and a fireplace, fitted with an electric stove. The kitchen has an AGA and plenty of storage in traditional country-style wooden units, plus an integrated gas hob and oven. There is also a spacious entrance porch, a useful office, utility room and a guest bedroom with an en suite shower room. This has its own access and offers annexe potentialThere are three further double bedrooms on the first floor, including the generous master, which has fitted wardrobes and an en suite shower room. There is also a family bathroom.


Denbow Thatch is approached via a paved driveway, which sweeps around the house and leads to a parking area and double garage, providing plenty of parking space for several vehicles. The property features splendid south-facing gardens, with a paved terrace area, box hedging, a well-maintained lawn, colourful flowerbeds and a variety of mature trees and shrubs, plus a gazebo.


Denbow Thatch is set in a peaceful rural location, in a small hamlet of four houses approximately 6 miles east of the popular city of Exeter. The village of Clyst St. Mary, approximately 2.5 miles away, provides several everyday amenities including a post office, a village store, a primary school and a local pub, whilst Exeter provides a wider range of facilities.

Exeter is the most thriving city in the South West and offers a wide choice of cultural activities with the theatre, museum, arts centre, a wealth of good shopping and many restaurants. There is also a Waitrose supermarket in the city, as well as a John Lewis. There are regular rail services to London Paddington from Exeter taking just over two hours. Exeter International Airport provides an ever-increasing number of domestic and international flights including daily flights to London City.


From Exeter, join the Sidmouth Road (A376) at Middlemoor. After three quarters of a mile, take the third exit at the roundabout and then take the second exit at the next roundabout to stay on Sidmouth Road. After half a mile, take the second exit at the roundabout, onto the A3052. After two miles, turn left, and then take the left fork after a further quarter of a mile. Take the next left, after a further half a mile, and immediately turn right at a lane with a sign marked “Denbow”. When you reach the houses, follow the lane around to the left and you will find Denbow Thatch at the end of the lane.

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Other features

  • Approximately 2,601 sq. ft. of accommodation
  • Double garage
  • Well-presented, spacious gardens

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Ref: EXE190194

Farringdon Exeter Devon EX5

Guide Price

Ref: EXE190194

Farringdon Exeter Devon EX5

Guide Price