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Period character cottage with stunning southerly rural views 3/4 bedrooms, gardens and parking, close to Bampton with good access to Tiverton, J27 and the M5. One acre paddock available by separate negotiation.
Southerly aspect with stunning, far reaching views
Entrance hall and cloakroom
Kitchen/breakfast room with Aga
Sitting room with woodburning stove
Garden and parking
Paddock of c. 1 acre available by separate negotiation
West Timewell Hill Cottage enjoys a superb, rural position with stunning, far reaching southerly views to the beautiful surrounding Devon countryside. The cottage is situated approximately one mile from the Exmoor National Park and a mile from the pretty little village of Morebath. Both Bampton and Dulverton lie just a few miles away, each with a good range of amenities including bakery, greengrocer, butchers, convenience stores, post office, chemist , pubs, restaurants, library, primary schools and doctors surgeries. The market town of Tiverton lies ten miles to the south with excellent shopping, recreational and educational facilities including Blundell's School and Tiverton High School. There is also dual carriageway access to Junction 27 of the M5 motorway and Tiverton Parkway mainline station which provides regular intercity services to London (Paddington 2 hours). The whole area is well known for its outstanding natural beauty with Exmoor National Park to the north and Wimbleball Lake renowned for its fly fishing, sailing, rowing and may other activities.
An attractive, south facing, semi-detached cottage with spacious accommodation and character features throughout such as exposed beams and timbers latch doors, a galleried landing and a delightful inglenook fireplace with woodburning stove in the sitting room. The entrance hall has a slate tiled floor, useful storage/ coat cupboards and door to cloakroom, stable door to country style kitchen/ breakfast room with oak flooring, range of fitted floor units incorporating fridge, freezer, space and plumbing for dishwasher, three oven electric Aga and one and a half bowl sink unit. Sitting room with inglenook fireplace and inset woodburning stove, entrance off to the double aspect study/ guest bedroom. French doors off the sitting room into the conservatory, a delightful room with incredible views and double doors lead out to the south facing patio. From the kitchen an inner hallway leads to the utility room with Belfast sink, space and plumbing for washing machine. Stairs to the charming first floor galleried landing with walk-in shelved airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. Two double bedrooms with built in wardrobes and cupboards a third bedroom currently divided into two rooms with fitted book shelves which makes a useful bedroom with adjoining study/playroom. Family bathroom with freestanding bath, shower, pedestal basin and WC. The property benefits from double glazing throughout.
Outside, the mature gardens are gently terraced and provide the perfect setting to enjoy the beautiful views. Immediately to the front of the cottage is a large, south facing paved terrace measuring 10.36m (34') x 9.14m (30') with an ornamental pond, exterior oil fired boiler and oil tank. On the lower terrace the garden is laid to lawn with surrounding shrub and flower boarders. The property is approached through a five bar gate to an entrance driveway with ample parking and a useful timber store with light and power connected and measuring approximately 3.48m (11'5) x 2.66m (8'9).
Paddock: Available by separate negotiation is a c. one acre paddock, gently sloping with a summer house and beautiful views. Accessed by a five bar gate close to the entrance driveway to the cottage.
Please see the floor plan for the dimensions. The internal photos have been taken with a wide angle lens to show more of the rooms.
From Seddons Bampton office proceed up to the junction and turn right into Castle Street in the Taunton direction on the B3227. At the top of the hill turn left signed for Morebath and follow the road for c.2 miles into the village. Pass through the village and continue for approximately 1 mile, proceed up Timewell Hill (passing a lane on the right marked no through road), the entrance to West Timewell Hill Cottage will be found on the right hand side, before the brow of the hill.
Mains electricity. Private water. Share septic tank drainage. Oil-fired central heating. Solar panels.