Spacious 2 bed apartment in Thorverton
Offers in the region of £220,000 | 2 Bedrooms
A wonderful, spacious, ground floor 2 bedroom apartment in a superb central village location, full of terrific character features and with the most lovely spacious mature, easy to keep garden. beautifully looked after this is a very unusual gem - Don't miss this one as it won't be for sale for long!
It is very rare indeed for ground floor apartments in central village locations to even exist let alone coming for sale and so it is anticipated that this property will be snapped up pretty quickly! The very spacious accommodation is comprised in what was the entire ground floor of a spacious village house which was converted many years ago to form two large apartments, this one on the ground floor and the other which occupies the two upper floors. This apartment is beautifully appointed and is full of character and also has the benefit of a lovely mature garden directly at the rear.
This wonderful, spacious ground floor apartment is located in an excellent position in the centre of the village of Thorverton and within walking distance of all the local village amenities with churches, inns, a good local village shop and farm shop a short drive up the road. There is a very good village primary school, a good cricket club, an excellent village hall and other social clubs. A wider range of shopping facilities are available in the historic town of Tiverton, approximately seven miles to the north, with a Marks & Spencer, Tesco and Morrisons supermarket.The cathedral city and county city of Exeter is an easy commute being about eight miles to the south and provides a wide range of cultural, educational, recreational and shopping facilities. Exeter is a university city with a fine cathedral, theatre and a recently redeveloped shopping area, Princesshay, which has a wide range of department stores including John Lewis, shops, cafes and restaurants with open piazzas, St Davids Railway Station (with mainline London Paddington link). The house is well placed for a number of good schools. There is an excellent primary school in the village itself. Blundells School for boys and girls is situated at Tiverton and in Exeter the independent schools are Exeter School (boys and girls), The Maynard School (girls).
Directions - From Exeter proceed north on the A396, the Tiverton road. Continue through Rewe turning left at The Ruffwell Inn signposted Thorverton. Continue into the centre of the village turning right onto The Bury, opposite The Thorverton Arms where the property is located on the right.
This is a very rare opportunity to purchase an unusually spacious, 2 bedroom character village ground floor apartment which comes to the market for the first time in nearly 20 years and which has been well looked after and is well presented and fitted throughout. The property stands in a very good position virtually in the centre of the village and enjoys lovely open aspects over its own good sized gardens at the rear.
The property internally provides unusually spacious gas centrally heated accommodation which is full of character. From the lovely entrance lobby there is a door leading to the very capacious "L" shaped living room which has a superb natural wood boarded floor, as do most of the other rooms, a magnificent period fireplace and the window has it's original working folding shutters in tact! A doorway leads to a fabulous, very spacious kitchen Breakfast room with Rayburn and lots of work surfacing and cupboards and from here access to the Sun room which overlooks the lovely garden and from here to the well fitted bathroom which also has a shower cubicle. From the kitchen there is also access to the inner hall and small office room and also to the two good sized bedrooms. The principal bedroom also has a wide window with folding shutters in situ. At the rear, accessed from the sun room, there is a lovely, mature, enclosed, good sized garden which is mainly laid to lawn together with a good patio area immediately adjoining the property.
Sitting Room 18' 6'' x 16' 0'' (5.63m x 4.87m)(Max)
Kitchen/Breakfast Room 16' 6'' x 12' 4'' (5.03m x 3.76m)(max)
Sun Room 10' 6'' x 9' 0'' (3.20m x 2.74m)
Bathroom 8' 8'' x 6' 8'' (2.64m x 2.03m)
Study/Office 6' 9'' x 4' 9'' (2.06m x 1.45m)
Bedroom 1 11' 9'' x 11' 6'' (3.58m x 3.50m)
Bedroom 2 12' 0'' x 8' 3'' (3.65m x 2.51m)
Superb Rear garden
Includes level lawns
Well stocked and private
Good adjoining patio area
This is the sale of the freehold. There are two flats in the building and a new owner could create a new lease for this ground floor flat if required.