Dunkeswell, Honiton, Devon, EX14


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Idyllic 5 bedroom thatch cottage positioned within the heart of this historic village. The spacious cottage benefits from a good ceiling height throughout, good size garden with ample parking and carport barn, along with oil fired central heating.

Situated in the sought after rural village location of Old Dunkeswell, positioned within the Blackdown hills( listed as an area of outstanding natural beauty), this charming extended detached character cottage has been much improved by its current owners yet retains many original character features and is offered to the market with no onward chain. The property briefly comprises of Lounge with Inglenook fireplace, Kitchen/Diner, study, Utility Room and Downstairs Shower Room. To the first floor, there are five bedrooms and a Family Bathroom. Outside a driveway provides off street parking for several vehicles leading to a double carport.

Entrance Porch

Front entrance door leading to porch with flagstone flooring, windows and door to:


Inglenook fireplace with wood burner, two radiators, exposed ceiling beams, fitted window seat and dual aspect windows. Door to dining room and kitchen.


Comprehensively fitted with a range of wooden matching units with adjoining work top preparation surface and inset stainless steel one 1/2 bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Five burner gas hob with cooker hood over, fitted fridge, dishwasher, oven and double oven, radiator and exposed walling. Inset spotlights, ceramic tiled flooring, dual aspect windows and door to:

Utility Room

Benefiting a work top surface with inset stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap over and storage unit below. Space for washing machine, inset spotlights, radiator, window to rear aspect and door leading to the garden.

Shower Room

benefiting from a three piece suite consisting of a shower cubicle, wall mounted wash hand basin and low level W.C. Inset spotlights and extractor.

From the lounge


Dual aspect windows, two radiators, door leading to garden and stairs rising to first floor.

First Floor Landing

Radiator, loft access and doors to:

Bedroom One

Dual aspect windows, radiator.

Bedroom Two -

Dual aspect windows, two radiators and exposed ceiling beams.

Bedroom Three

Window overlooking garden, radiator and built in wardrobe.

Bedroom Four

Windows, radiator and exposed beams.

Bedroom Five

Window and radiator.

Family Bathroom

Benefiting a matching four piece suite consisting of a roll top bath, shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and low level W.C. Heated towel rail, inset spotlights, extractor, window, wooden flooring and built in storage cupboard.

Dunkeswell is a small village set in the Blackdown Hills located within 6 miles of Honiton, where a good range of shopping, recreational facilities and schools can be found together with easy access to the A303 and A30 to Exeter. Wellington is approximately 9 miles distant with a similar range of facilities and access to the M5 motorway at junction 26. There is a main line railway station at Tiverton Parkway which is approximately 10 miles distant and gives good access to London Paddington.

The property is approached via double gates leading to the driveway which provides parking for several vehicles. Steps lead up to the entrance porch.


With water tap, light and window.

Rear Garden

The garden is predominately laid to lawn with areas of mature shrubs and flower beds. Timber shed/workshop and log store. An area laid to decking with a timber storage facility, large patio area to the rear of the property with pathway leading down to the parking.

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt - Honiton

111 High Street, Honiton, Devon

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