Northcott, Cullompton

£995,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 7
A beautiful and substantial Georgian House with adjoining barn set within garden and grounds of about 2.3 acres. 7 bedrooms, Drawing and dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, conservatory, landscaped gardens.

EPC Band F.

SITUATION

Northcott House is situated in a beautiful country location in the tiny hamlet of Northcott, which is situated between the villages of Culmstock and Ashill. Although semi-rural, this location is also very accessible with the larger village of Uffculme only a short distance away, as well as the towns of Honiton and Cullompton and the M5 motorway. Northcott is close to the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty which ranges over the Devon/Somerset borders. Ashill serves a small rural community and has the pretty parish church of St Stephens and popular public house The Ashill Inn. Culmstock also has an ancient Parish Church and a Primary School. The larger village of Uffculme is about 2.5 miles away, and this has a good range of amenities which include a Post Office and village store, public house and library. There is a popular primary school and renowned secondary school. Excellent private schools are within easy reach at Wellington, Tiverton, Exeter and Taunton.

Taunton, the County Town of Somerset, is about 14 miles distant and has an excellent range of shopping and recreational amenities, as well as having a main line rail link to London Paddington or, alternatively, about 5 miles away trains can be picked up from Tiverton Parkway. The Cathedral City of Exeter is about 22 miles to the south west and offers a comprehensive range of amenities including a large modern shopping centre, theatres and international airport.

ACCOMMODATION

Northcott House is substantial Grade II detached Georgian House which has evolved over the years, creating this lovely spacious family home.

It has well proportioned accommodation over three floors, which comprises of the entrance portico, good sized hallway, drawing room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room with Aga, large walk in pantry, conservatory, utility/boiler room all on the ground floor.

On the first floor there are three double bedrooms all with a pleasant outlook over countryside, with two en-suite bathrooms together with a small bedroom or dressing room. On the second floor there are three further bedrooms. In total the accommodation extends to over 5160 square feet.

GROUNDS AND GARDENS

The property is approached from the country lane through double timber gates which lead to a private driveway and turning area with access to the double garage. Surrounding the property are extensive gardens and grounds of approximately 2 acres, mainly laid to lawn interspersed with mature plants and shrubs together with a part walled garden with greenhouse and useful range of outbuildings including stable block, log store and adjoining barn accessed via the conservatory with woodburner and mezzanine floor, offering potential to develop further subject to the necessary consents. Across the lane is a further paddock which extends to approximately 0.37 acres

DIRECTIONS

From the M5 junction 27 follow A38 towards Wellington. Continue for approximately 2 miles and turn right towards Culmstock, Continue through the village over the River Culm and head out towards Ashill. After approximately a mile turn left opposite a pair of cottages and at the junction with a cottage on the corner. Continue along this road where the entrance to Northcott House will be found on the right hand side.

SERVICES

Mains water and electricity, oil heating and private drainage.

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