Fortescue Road, Sidmouth

£800,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A delightfully situated family home with flexible accommodation, garaging, beautiful outside spaces and river frontage on the outskirts of Sidmouth. 3 bedrooms, kitchen, dining room, conservatory, sitting room, family bathroom, en-suite to master bedroom and study.

SITUATION

Located along Fortescue Road, this detached family home is perfectly positioned for easy access into Sidmouth whilst enjoying stunning countryside views and privacy. The delightful Byes , a riverside walk and parkland which leads to the town centre, is right on your doorstep.

Sidmouth, noted for its long esplanade, beaches and public gardens, has a range of quality shops and amenities, as well as recreational facilities including swimming pool, sailing club, cricket, tennis and croquet clubs, and a popular golf course. The popular coastal villages of Branscombe and Beer are located towards the east, whilst the coastline has been awarded international recognition as a World Heritage Site noted for its geological interest and dramatic cliffs and beaches.

The cathedral city of Exeter is easily accessible by car or bus and offers a comprehensive range of services, shopping and cultural amenities.

DESCRIPTION

Built in the early 1990s, Kingfishers is a handsome, well-proportioned family home with stunning gardens and views. The property is within easy reach of local amenities, beautiful countryside walks and outstanding schooling. The whole property sits in landscaped gardens in a desirable seaside town with a unique riverside frontage. Kingfishers has wonderful spacious accommodation and sits in approximately 1/3 of an acre allowing opportunity to further extend and develop, subject to the necessary consents.

ACCOMMODATION

The entrance hallway is a generous size with stairs to the first floor and downstairs cloakroom with w/c and wash basin. The kitchen is well-presented with an array of base and wall units topped with stylish laminated worktops and tiled floor. Built in appliances include dishwasher, undercounter fridge and freezer and wine cooler with additional space for a range cooker. Extractor hood above. Adjoining is the utility room which has further storage cupboards and room for a washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge and freezer. Through sliding doors is a bright dining room with Karndean flooring. The double aspect allows plentiful light to fill the room creating a relaxing dining environment. Patio style doors lead out into the conservatory which is a fantastic size with oak-effect laminate flooring, exposed brick wall and beautiful views over the gardens and surrounding countryside. The sitting room is another bright and spacious reception room with large recessed windows and carpet flooring. A feature fireplace runs along the inside wall with exposed brick and stone, log burner and slate hearth.

On the first floor, there is a large landing that provides a fantastic flow to the first-floor accommodation with access to a linen cupboard and walk-in dressing room. Kingfishers has a wonderful master bedroom with an en-suite shower room and large windows overlooking the gardens and surrounding countryside. There are two further double bedrooms, a study and family bathroom. The family bathroom is fitted with w/c, bath and shower cubicle. The current owners have previously re-organised the first-floor accommodation to create a fourth bedroom which could be done easily again.

OUTSIDE

The property is approached via a private drive that opens up into a parking area for several cars and access to two separate garages. One connects to the main house and the other a detached wooden single garage. To the rear of the property the gardens have been extensively landscaped creating beautiful and functional outside spaces. Immediately from the conservatory is a generous size raised patio with ample space for outdoor relaxation and alfresco dining. The rest of the garden is mostly laid to lawn with established flower beds, shrubs and mature trees. One of the key selling points of the property is a peaceful river beach onto the River Sid with viewing platform taking in the delightful countryside views. There is a gravelled path and external wooden staircase that links the garden to the river front. The bank has recently been replanted and professionally stabilised.

SERVICES

Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil fired central heating.

DIRECTIONS

From The Blue Ball Inn at Sidford travel east along the A3052 and take your next right onto Fortescue Road and after half a mile the property will be on your right. Take the second lane on the left of the green electricity box.

Arrange viewing 01404 758007

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