Monkton, Honiton, Devon, EX14


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  • Bedrooms: 5

A delightful property package in need of total modernisation, which includes a 4 bedroom Detached Grade II extended cottage, 1 bedroom annexe, out buildings, Keder houses, incredible views and all situated in just under 2.5 acres.

The property is Grade II Listed detached cottage , which is now in need of modernisation. It is believed to have been built in the mid to late 17th century. The property was extended in 2000, to create a superb spacious kitchen/breakfast room and utility room on the ground floor and two further double bedrooms and a bathroom on the first floor.

There is the added advantage of a large ground floor study which could form a fifth bedroom with adjoining sitting room and this, together with the ground floor bathroom, could provide useful accommodation for multi-generational living

The property has the benefit of a detached annexe, which has a sitting room, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. With potential for rental income.

The property is situated in a rural location, yet readily accessible to the A30 at Monkton. Monkton lies within the Otter Valley and there is superb countryside surrounding the property with far-reaching views and excellent walking and riding opportunities.

The market town of Honiton lies 1.5 miles to the west and offers a wide range of shopping and leisure facilities, as well as a mainline rail link to London Paddington. The property is also within the catchment area for the renowned Colyton Grammar School.

The Regency coastal town of Sidmouth is approximately 11.5 miles away.

The cathedral city and county town of Exeter is about 24.3 miles from the property and offers comprehensive educational, recreational and cultural facilities, including a fine university. Exeter enjoys excellent shopping facilities and also has an airport providing flights to a number of destinations within the UK and abroad.

The cottage is approached from the lane by timber gates with a sweeping driveway where there is a gravel parking area with space for a number of vehicles.

There is also a detached garage with a large store room to the side, 2 Keder houses (a type of polytunnel) and a detached office/studio

The gardens are a particular feature of the property and consist of an area of formal garden with a variety of plantings and mature trees. Beyond this garden are fenced paddocks.

To the south west of the house and annexe is an extensive lawn area with a fruit and vegetable garden, beyond which is an orchard with a variety of apple trees. Within this area is a pond.

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt - Honiton

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