Yarcombe, Honiton, Devon, EX14


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
A substantial six bedroom detached former vicarage set in its own grounds in excess of 2.5 acres.

The house was built in the late Georgian era around 1820/1830 and in the late 1800s was remodelled. This lovely detached former vicarage offers substantial accommodation and includes many period features throughout. These include a grand entrance hall, feature fire places, large sash windows, coving to the ceilings, high ceilings and ceiling roses to name a few. The house is set in beautiful gardens that appear to flow into the wonderful views of the Yarty Valley and surrounding hills and woodland.

Ideal primarily for a large family or for multi-generational living, offering much inside and outside space and a range of living/working options.

The pricing reflects that some updating is now required.

The accommodation

Entrance lobby

Entrance hall. Staircase and large landing/hall window, further hall area with access to all principle rooms.

Drawing room. Open fireplace with minsterstone surround, arched recess with fitted shelving, dual aspect views and further arched recess with door to.

Dining room. Open fireplace with minster stone surround, large windows and patio doors overlooking the garden and views beyond.

Living Room. Large bay window, open fire place with minster stone surround, country views.

From the hall…

Cloakroom. Wc and wash hand basin

Rear hall. Second staircase, door outside, under stairs cupboard.

Study. Window, two arched recesses, storage cupboard.

Kitchen Breakfast Room. Wall and base units with work surfaces, sink and drainer with mixer tap over integrated appliances and plumbing for a dishwasher.

Utility Room. Deep sink unit, plumbing for a washing machine, oil fired boiler and door to studio/ annexe.

First Floor

Landing. With feature window, access to all principle rooms.

Bedroom 1. Large double. Dual aspect country views, fireplace with minsterstone surround, door to adjoining...

Ensuite Bathroom. Shower and wash basin.

Bedroom 2. Large double. Open fireplace with Minsterstone surround, large window with window seat, extensive country views.

Bedroom 3. Large double. Window Country views, wash hand basin.

Bedroom 4. Double. Window.

Bedroom 5. Double. Window and wash hand basin.

Bedroom 6. Window overlooking the driveway.

Bathroom. Having separate dressing area with airing cupboard and separate shower cubicle with shower over. The bathroom area has a white suit comprising a bath, WC and wash basin

Separate WC. With Low level suite and wash basin.

Rear landing. With staircase to the ground floor.

The property further benefits from oil fired central heating with radiators in all rooms except bedroom 5.

Office/ Annexe. Glazed door to the entrance lobby with steps down to.

Games room. This space is currently used as a games room with patio doors to two elevations and double glazed windows.

Inner Hallway. With WC off it and door to

Laundry room. Windows to two aspects.

First floor.

Hobbies Room 1. Window overlooking terrace, 2 velux windows and door to.

Hobbies Room 2. Dual aspect windows and access to loft space.

The village of Yarcombe affords a thriving local community and home to a parish church, village hall and a pub. The town of Honiton offers a good range of everyday shopping and banking facilities whilst the larger centre of Taunton lies approximately 13 miles distant affording an extensive range of commercial, educational and recreational facilities befitting those of important regional and administrative centre, together with a wide range of primary, secondary and further education facilities include three noted public schools. Despite its rural position the property enjoys easy access to the surrounding districts and further afield with access to the M5 motorway available at Taunton (J25). Main line rail services are also available at Honiton (London Waterloo) and Taunton (London Paddington). Access to the A30/303 trunk route at Devonshire Inn provides an easy link to London and the South East, with international airports at Exeter and Bristol. To the south lies the Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage Site, with pretty coastal towns and villages such as Lyme Regis, Seaton, Sidmouth, Branscombe and Beer.

From the road with a sweeping driveway leading to tarmac parking and turning area with retaining wall, hedges and rear driveway leading to.

Double Garage/ Workshop. Two parking bays with up and over doors, light and power, stairs to the attic space and access to a workshop area with fitted work surfaces light, and plenty of power sockets.

Garden Storeroom. A smaller garage designed for mowers and garden equipment. With light and power.

Gardens. A real feature of this property is its beautifully landscaped gardens. The gardens lie principally to the south and east of the property and includes large borders of shrubs, many established specimen trees, sweeping areas of lawn, walled herbaceous borders and rockeries. There are also a number of fruit trees. At the rear of the house is a private terrace patio area with a natural stone wall. The far reaching rural views from the garden are quite stunning.

Summer House. Split in to two parts having light and power plenty of windows bringing in the natural light. Doors at one part and sliding patio doors in the other.

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