A charming four bedroom period property with spacious gardens, situated at the heart of Poltimore.
Located at the centre of an exceptionally picturesque terrace of three properties, 2 Glebe Cottages offers spacious, attractive accommodation. The house has been sensitively modernised to combine the amenities of modern living with retained features including original quarry-tiled flooring, sash windows and cast-iron fireplaces.
The ground floor accommodation is accessed from a welcoming quarry-tiled entrance hall with a door leading through to the rear garden. There is a spacious drawing room with a cast iron open fireplace and a generous-size dining room with quarry-tiled flooring and an open fireplace flanked by built-in storage. There is a rear aspect kitchen with a range of units, wooden worktops and more attractive quarry tiled flooring. The ground floor accommodation is completed by a garden room with French doors to the garden and an adjoining fitted utility room.
On the first floor, the property offers three double bedrooms, one with an en suite bathroom, plus a single bedroom and a family bathroom.
2 Glebe Cottages has delightful gardens to the front and rear. There is a pretty, lawned front garden with a central paved path leading up to the front porch, whilst to the rear, the property offers a walled courtyard, from where a gate leads through through to a spacious back garden. The rear garden features an expanse of level lawn and a paved terrace, providing the perfect place for entertaining and al fresco dining. There are a number of mature trees and colourful flowerbeds with a variety of planting, a shed and a vegetable garden area.
The picturesque East Devon village of Poltimore is found approximately four miles north east of the bustling city of Exeter, surrounded by beautiful Devon countryside. Poltimore has an active community with many activities taking place in the village hall including whist drives, quiz nights, crafts, fund-raising talks, suppers and musical events. There is farm shop selling locally produced goods and the village also has a Grade I Listed church. There are further local amenities found at Broadclyst, approximately 2.4 miles away, including a primary school (Ofsted rated Outstanding) and The Red Lion Inn, a popular pub.
Exeter, approximately 4.6 miles away, is the most thriving city in the South West and offers a wide choice of cultural activities with the theatre, the museum and arts centre; plus a wealth of good restaurants and shopping including John Lewis and Waitrose. Many primary and secondary schools can be found in Exeter including Exeter School and The Maynard, whilst Exeter University is recognised as one of the best universities in the country.
From Exeter, follow Pinhoe Road into the suburb of Pinhoe. Proceed, following the B3181, and turn left onto Poltimore Road (signposted Poltimore). Continue along this road into the village, passing the church on the left, and 2 Glebe Cottages can be found shortly afterwards on the right hand side.Read all
- Four bedrooms
- Large garden
- Just 4 miles from Exeter
- Pretty village location
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