Luppitt, Honiton, EX14

£699,950

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A four bedroom detached period stone built former farmhouse, full of period features sat in 0.84 acres.

A large comfortable period home full of original features which include beams to walls and ceilings, a large Bath stone inglenook fireplace, an original staircase and even an original window which has been glazed and renovated by the owner. It is believed that origins of the house date back as far as 1333.

The property has been a much loved family home for over 30 years and although the property is now in need of some cosmetic updating, it is clear that it has been well looked after and maintained. Over the years substantial improvements have been made to the property such as a single storey extension above the study, a grand staircase in the entrance hallway and handmade contemporary bathroom suites .

The generous accommodation which is set over two floors includes on the ground floor, a split level entrance hallway with a staircase to the first floor, living room with inglenook fireplace, period staircase, dining room, study, breakfast kitchen with pantry, inner lobby with a well and access to a utility room and downstairs WC.

On the first floor, there is a long landing with doors off to four large double bedrooms, two of which are en-suite and a stunning family bathroom.

The property is double glazed and benefits from oil fired central heating with radiators throughout

Shaugh is a small hamlet near to Luppitt/Beacon which is a picturesque East Devon village set within the Blackdown Hills. Situated in an elevated position taking advantage of views over surrounding countryside towards Dumpdon Hill.

Despite its rural position, it still enjoys easy access to the surrounding districts and main routes of communication, with the busy market town of Honiton lying some 2 miles to the south providing a good range of everyday shopping, banking, recreational and educational services, including primary and secondary schooling. Honiton also provides access to the A30/

A303 Exeter/London trunk route and main line rail connections to London (Waterloo).

Access to the M5 motorway is available at Exeter (J29), Cullompton (J28) and Tiverton (J27) from where the larger centres of Taunton and Bristol are within easy reach. An international airport is available at Exeter and the world renowned 'Jurassic' South Coast may be reached some 14 miles to the south.

This delightful home is set in a plot of about 0.84 acres. To the front is a large concrete driveway with ample parking and a lawn with a pathway leading to the front door.

To the rear the garden is mainly laid to lawn with several patio areas to enjoy the sun and the far reaching rural views. There is also a delightful summer house, two greenhouses and timber sheds.

A real feature of the outside space are the property's outbuildings. There is a large studio/ games room with large glazed windows, light and power, lots of storage and a WC. This also offers huge potential for other opportunities (subject to planning permission and other regulations).

Attached to this building is a large workshop which has access at both ends and plug points for an array of power tools.

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt - Honiton

111 High Street, Honiton, Devon

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