A detached 4 bedroom house and attached annexe with wonderful views in an accessible location

Stone Farm House is a spacious four bedroom family home with superb, far-reaching views of the Exe Valley. On the ground floor there are three reception rooms within the main part of the house: a spacious dining room, a conservatory with lovely views of the gardens and a double aspect living room with a Woodwarm wood burner and a window seat. The kitchen/breakfast room is to the rear of the house, looking out to the gardens and the views, with an electric Rayburn, electric hob, integrated dishwasher and an electric Bosch oven. A shower room is also on the ground floor.

An attached annexe, with a separate entrance, provides additional accommodation on the ground floor. Within the annexe is a double aspect sitting room with French doors leading out to the gardens, an office/bedroom 5 with attractive full-height bookshelves and an en suite shower room, plus a kitchen. The annexe offers fantastic potential for income, or could be used as a flexible living space for additional family members.

On the first floor there are three double bedrooms, each with large fitted wardrobes and lovely views, and a single bedroom. The double aspect master bedroom, in particular, enjoys superb views of the surrounding landscape. A family bathroom completes the first floor.

A large, boarded loft is above, providing ample storage space.

This property has 0.7 acres of land.

Outside

Stone Farm House has a double garage with parking in front for two cars. A pretty pergola, with established roses growing on it, lines the pathway to the front door. The gently sloping gardens at Stone Farm House extend to approximately 0.7 acres and lovely views can be enjoyed from most aspects of the garden. A pretty stream runs through the garden, providing the pleasant sound of natural running water, with a number of ornamental bridges across it. There is a wide variety of shrubs and trees within the gardens, as well as a vegetable garden and a pretty pond. Also within the gardens is a double kennel and a number of storage sheds with electricity connected.

Situation

Stone Farm House is located approximately 2.5 miles from the popular village of Thorverton, in a peaceful rural position. The house occupies an elevated position and enjoys beautiful, far-reaching views of the Exe Valley. Thorverton itself has a thriving community, an annual art festival, and a country fair, a cricket club, a church, village shop and Post Office, farm shop, village primary school, pre-school, village hall and two well-regarded pubs.

Further facilities are available in Bickleigh, which is approximately 2 miles away. The village has a well-regarded primary school, church, vineyard, The Fisherman’s Cot Inn and Bickleigh Mill, a popular restaurant and shopping destination.

Tiverton, approximately 5.5 miles away, has a comprehensive range of shopping facilities including a number of supermarkets, banks, a hospital, leisure centre and 18-hole golf course. There are schools for all ages including the well-regarded Blundell’s School and Preparatory School. Stone Farm House sits within the 10 mile reduced fee catchment area for Blundell’s. Tiverton Parkway station provides regular services to London Paddington in a little over 2 hours.

Exeter, approximately 9 miles away is the most thriving city in the South West and offers a wide choice of cultural activities with the theatre, the museum, arts centre and a wealth of good shopping and restaurants including John Lewis. There is also a Waitrose supermarket in the city. 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.

Communication links are excellent; the M5 motorway provides links to the A38 to Plymouth, or the A30 to Cornwall to the South, and Bristol and London to the north and east. Regular rail services run from Exeter St. Davids to London Paddington, taking just over two hours. Exeter International Airport provides an ever-increasing number of domestic and international flights including two flights a day to London City Airport.

Directions

From Exeter, follow the A396 in the direction of Stoke Cannon. Drive through the village of Stoke Cannon, continuing on the A396 for approximately 3 miles, and turn left at the signpost for Thorverton. Drive into the village and take the right hand turn, over the stream, onto Jericho Street. Continue along this road, and take the next left onto Colaton Lane. Continue ahead for approximately 1.5 miles, passing through the crossroads. Follow the road when it bends right and turns into Stone Lane and leads down the hill. Drive past a few houses and Stone Farm House is the last house on the right hand side.

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Other features

  • Exe Valley
  • Wonderful views
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 3 reception rooms
  • Close to Exeter

Other details

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Ref: EXE160250

Thorverton Exeter Devon EX5

Guide Price
£600,000

Ref: EXE160250

Thorverton Exeter Devon EX5

Guide Price
£600,000