Chequers Estate Agents are delighted to offer for sale this three bedroom Semi-detached cottage to the market in the highly sought after location of Bickington. The property boasts many of characterful features and lends itself to be a perfect family home. Longhope Cottage has been a much loved home and has been greatly improved by the current owners however still offers potential to add your own stamp. The property has the added attraction of off road parking for one car, a single garage as well as a fully enclosed garden, which offers a high degree of privacy.
The accommodation briefly comprises: a welcoming entrance porch leading to the spacious living room with feature fireplace and working wood burner. The living room is light and bright with two wooden windows overlooking the garden. To the ground floor is also a large modern kitchen / diner, handy utility room and downstairs bathroom. To the first floor are three good size bedrooms. The property has newly fitted carpet throughout and is the perfect opportunity to purchase a homely, characterful cottage with close proximity to amenities and facilities.
To the side of the property is right of access over the neighbours driveway which leads to your single garage and off road parking for one car. A side access gate leads to the fully enclosed rear garden which offers a degree of privacy. The garden could be beautifully landscape but currently offers a patio area perfect for alfresco dining. Steps then lead up to an area which is laid to lawn with some raised flower borders and mature trees.
The village which offers a range of local amenities, shops and bus services also within close proximity of the centre of Barnstaple which is just two miles to the east. Nearby there is Roundswell Retail Park including a Sainsburys supermarket which is one mile to the south east. Open countryside can be seen from the lane nearby, Bickington is close to the Tarka Trail linking Braunton to Meeth formerly part of Devon’s coast to coast cycling and walking route. Situated in the valley of the River Taw, Barnstaple is surrounded by beautiful countryside and has a variety of great shops, supermarkets, restaurants, schools and pubs. As well as those all important recreation facilities including a leisure centre, cinema, a pannier market, and a theatre. The A361 North Devon Link Road provides convenient access to the M5 Motorway. Further sandy beaches and coastal walks at Saunton, Croyde, Codden Hill and Woolacombe are within easy reach, as is Exmoor. Barnstaple Train Station is also within a short walk or drive.
A welcoming entrance porch with wooden window to front elevation, fitted carpet.
A spacious and a cosy lounge with feature fireplace and working wood burner. Two wooden glazed windows to rear elevation. Understairs storage, stairs to first floor landing, radiator, fitted carpet.
KITCHEN / DINER
A modern fitted kitchen with wooden glazed window to front elevation. Fitted with a cream gloss kitchen with base units, further matching wall cabinets and drawers. Integrated single bowl sink set into work surface with cupboard space below. Integrated dishwasher, wine rack, double oven and larder cupboard with pull out drawers. Four ring hob, plenty of preparation space, radiator, laminate floors, storage cupboard.
REAR ENTRANCE PORCH
Wooden window to rear elevation. Wall mounted combination boiler, supplying the central heating and hot water, radiator, tiled flooring.
Wooden single glazed window to rear elevation, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, laminate flooring.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
Access to all bedrooms, fitted carpet.
A dual aspect bedroom with wooden glazed window to rear elevation and side elevation. Fitted cupboard with shelving, radiator, fitted carpet.
Wooden single glazed window to front elevation, radiator, fitted carpet.
Wooden single glazed window to rear elevation, radiator, fitted wardrobe with hanging rail, fitted carpet.
Wooden single glazed window to side elevation, panelled bath with mixer taps and shower over, W.C, wash hand basin, radiator, laminate flooring.
To the side of the property is right of way access to the single garage and off road parking for one car. A side access gate leads to the fully enclosed garden which offers a degree of privacy and offers scope to be landscaped. the garden has a patio area perfect for alfresco dining. Steps up lead to a raised lawn area with flower borders and some mature trees. Overall the garden is a perfect space for pets to potter and children to play.
For clarification we wish to inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these sales particulars as a general guide. Some photographs may have been taken using a wide angle lens. We have not carried out a detailed survey, nor tested the services, appliances and specific fittings. Room sizes should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings. If there are important matters which are likely to affect your decision to buy, please contact us before viewing the property.