Immaculately presented and very well located versatile country property. Character grade II listed house, annexe or letting units, 1 bedroom flat, newly built triple garage constructed to a high specification. 1.4 acres of extensive gardens and small paddock.
The Thatched Cottage is in a peaceful rural, yet accessible location on the edge of the popular village of Lifton, 2 miles to the west which offers two public houses, a village shop with a post office, primary school, farm shop and restaurant. 6 miles to the west is Launceston which offers a variety of individual shops, supermarkets, hospital, medical centre and a range of recreational and educational facilities. The cities of Plymouth 25 miles and Exeter 37 miles both offer a comprehensive range of educational, cultural, recreational and shopping facilities.
The Thatched Cottage is an immaculately presented 3 bedroom grade 2 listed thatched house that was sympathetically upgraded by the current owners 3 years ago, with wooden double glazed windows with heritage glass and slate flagstone floors throughout the ground floor apart from the tiled garden room. The property benefits from good ceiling height and has been replastered, rewired and replumbed with oil fired under floor heating throughout the ground floor. The spacious living accommodation provides a modern kitchen with a central island, integrated appliances including a dishwasher, larder fridge and separate freezer, Miele oven, Miele combi steam with warming drawer and an induction hob and an instant Quooker boiling water tap. Beyond the kitchen, is a most impressive oak and glazed garden room with underfloor heating and bi-fold doors which leads out to the low maintenance garden and the paddock beyond.
The accommodation briefly comprises: On the Ground Floor Entrance Hall, Kitchen / breakfast Room, Boot Room, Utility Room, Garden Room, Dining Hall feature inglenook fireplace with clome oven with wiring and plumbing for a gas fire, Study / Bedroom 3 window seat, feature fireplace. Apex ceiling with exposed timber A' frames. Inner Hall, Shower/ Bathroom On the First Floor: Master Bedroom feature fireplace, exposed timber beams, and built-in eye level wardrobe and Bedroom 2.
The heating system has 7 separately controllable zones, the boiler is located in the garage with control valves in the utility room and is controlled via an app. Easily controllable and a warm house when you arrive home. The house is also wired for a speaker network with mesh Wi-Fi throughout the house, garage and garden.
The Coach House is a converted barn located at the entrance to the drive nicely set away from the main residence and has independent parking and lawned garden area and provides ancillary accommodation to the main house or letting potential. The Coach House is divided into 3 letting rooms on the ground floor and an independent flat on the first floor currently let on an Assured Shorthold Tenancy and briefly comprises: Kitchen / Sitting / Dining Room, large Double Bedroom and Shower Room.
The Ground Floor is divided into 3 letting rooms, all with ensuites with the potential for annexe accommodation, Air BnB or with the addition of kitchenettes studio holiday letting cottages or work from home offices.
At the rear of the coach house is a car parking area for four cars and main house is accessed over its own tarmacadam driveway which sweeps through the garden and onto the front of the house and triple garage.
The gardens are mainly lawn interspersed with flower bed borders and a variety of evergreen and deciduous specimen trees with a feature pond with pumped waterfall and steps which lead up to the lawned terrace garden. The property benefits from its own well with a hand pump providing water for the garden. A raised paved patio is ideal for alfresco dining and entertaining with views over the gardens.
The rear garden is enclosed and is totally dog proof within timber and post and rail fencing, large easily maintained gravelled seating area, raised flower beds and lawned area. A gate leads to the small paddock and field shelter.
With an electrically operated door and car ramp for extra parking, storage and maintenance.
Each bay has its own electrically operated roller door.
This garage is an exceptional special feature for the car enthusiast and provides storage for up to 4 cars.
(The electrically operated ramp is available by separate negotiation).
The paddock is enclosed within traditional Devon bank hedging and stock proof post and wire fencing which would lend itself for exercising dogs or keeping a few sheep, goats or chickens.
Water - Mains
Drainage - Private
Electricity - Mains
Telephone and Broadband - BT connection
Heating - Oil Central heating to main house / Air source heating to the first floor of the Coach House, electric heating to the ground floor.
Council Tax - Band F
The property is offered for sale freehold with vacant possession on completion.
West Devon Borough Council, Kilworthy Park, Tavistock, Devon PL19 0BZ Tel:
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The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all outgoings, rights of way, easements and wayleaves there may be whether mentioned in these general remarks and stipulations or particulars of sale or not. All figures, floor plans and maps are for guidance purposes only. They are prepared and issued in good faith and are intended to give a fair description of the property but do not constitute any part of any offer or contract. Any maps used on the details are to assist identification of the property only and are not an indication of the actual surroundings, which may have changed since the map was printed. None of the statements contained in these particulars as to this property are to be relied on as statements or representations of fact.
Agents Notes: None of the services or appliances, plumbing, heating or electrical installations have been tested by the selling agent. Any maps used on the details are to assist identification of the property only & are not an indication of the actual surroundings, which may have changed since the map was printed. None of the statements contained in these particulars as to this property are to be relied on as statements or representations of fact. All figures, measurements, floor plans & maps are for guidance purposes only. They are prepared and issued in good faith and are intended to give a fair description of the property but do not constitute any part of any offer or contract. The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all outgoings, rights of way, easements & wayleaves there may be, whether mentioned in these general remarks and stipulations or particulars of sale or not.
|Property Type||%||Avg. current value||Avg. # beds||Avg. # bathrooms|
|Property Type||1 Bed||2 Beds||3 Beds||4 Beds||5 Beds|
|Houses||-||£267,250 (10)||£275,828 (18)||£411,895 (10)||£692,475 (2)|
|All||-||£267,250 (10)||£275,828 (18)||£411,895 (10)||£692,475 (2)|