Hemyock, Cullompton

£659,950

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A charming detached property with stunning views delightful gardens and paddocks set in just over 2 Acres. 4 Bedrooms, Family Bathroom, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Utility, Conservatory and Garden Room, Range of Outbuilding and Swimming Pool. Uffculme School Catchment.

Situation

Bentoaks enjoys a commanding position high up on the Blackdown Hills, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It benefits from wonderful distant views over open countryside. The flourishing village offers a range of day to day facilities including local stores, public house, doctors surgery, church, post office, parish hall, playing fields and village primary school which feeds into the highly regarded Uffculme School. The thriving community is further supported by a range of clubs and societies providing a diverse mix of activities and interests for all. Wellington is within 5 miles, where an excellent selection of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities can be found together with easy access to the M5 motorway situated on the eastern outskirts of the town. Both Taunton, Tiverton, Honiton and Exeter are also within an easy commute.

Description

Bentoaks is a delightful period property of rendered and colour washed appearance. Formerly two farm workers cottages, this property has been amalgamated and refurbished to provide this spacious family home. It offers flexible and versatile accommodation and enjoys wonderful views from its principal rooms. It is set amongst delightful gardens and grounds together with adjoining paddocks with separate road access. There is also an excellent range of outbuildings suitable for a variety of uses, subject to planning, and a swimming pool.

Accommodation

Part glazed front door giving access to the garden room which runs the full width of the property taking advantage of the views. A door gives access to the dining room, which was formerly the kitchen with oil fired Rayburn supplying the heating and hot water, set in the inglenook and feature bread oven, exposed timbers. Kitchen with a range of wall and base units and work surfaces, stainless steel double sink unit, built in double oven, gas hob with extractor, integrated fridge and dishwasher, walk in larder cupboard. Beyond is a useful utility area with plumbing for washing machine and space for further appliances and a door gives access to the double garage. Downstairs shower room with shower cubical, WC, pedestal wash hand basin and tiled floor. From the dining room a further door gives access to the entrance hall with stairs to first floor. The sitting room is a spacious room which has been split into several areas including a study area, exposed stone work and beams, large inglenook fireplace with Oak bressumer and wood burning stove on a stone hearth, patio doors give access back into the garden room. From the sitting room French doors gives access to the conservatory, part brick and uPVC, tiled floor again with extensive views overlooking the garden and beyond.

First Floor

Stairs rise to the first floor, with the master bedroom being at the far end with a range of wardrobes, dressing table and further storage. French doors lead out to a delightful balcony which overlooks the grounds and beyond. The three other bedrooms are all doubles again with a pleasant outlook. Family bathroom with white suite comprising of bath, wash hand basin set in vanity unit, tiled shower cubical, WC and bidet.

Outside

The property is approached via a private driveway giving access to the parking and double garage. To the right is one of the paddocks, an enclosed area interspersed with mature trees. This in turn leads to the large former sheep sheds now been used as workshop and store. To the side of this is the double garage with power and light. The second garage was built for a motor home so benefits from extra height. Leading to the front of the property is a landscaped garden with rockery and feature pond currently stocked with koi carp. Gated access leads to the orchard. Beyond this is a further area of lawn, paved seating area, greenhouse, summerhouse, poly tunnel, fruit cages and stone outbuilding garden store. Complimenting the property further is a paved seating area ideal for entertaining, which gives access to the large outbuilding housing the swimming pool, fully tiled approximately 28 x 12 and 5 deep with bar, shower and pool room housing the boiler supplying the heating for the pool, filtration system and WC. To the rear of the property are numerous stone clad water carriers, collecting rain water used for the garden and filling the pool. The garden is bordered by mature trees and shrubs and backs onto open countryside. In total the plot extends to appropriately just over 2 acres.

Services

Mains water, electricity are connected. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.

Viewing

Strictly by appointment with the vendor's selling agents. Messrs Stags. Wellington Office.

Directions

From Wellington head in a southerly direction to the Wellington Bypass turning into Monument Road, continue to the crossroads at the top of the hill close to Wellington Monument. Continue straight across signposted Hemyock. Pass through the hamlet of Simonsburrow and just as the road bears sharp left before descending into Hemyock, Bentoaks will be found on the right hand side. Identified by the Stags for sale board.

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Stags - Wellington

7 High Street, Wellington, Devon, TA21 8QT

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