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In a superb position overlooking the Exe Valley, a four bedroom detached Georgian family home in need of renovation, set in half an acre of grounds with outbuildings and views over the village cricket ground and the valley beyond.
Hollam Cottage is set in the heart of the Exmoor National Park enjoying wonderful southerly views over the beautiful Exe Valley and overlooking the picturesque village cricket ground. The property is tucked away on a quiet, no through lane in an idyllic, rural setting with a bridleway accessed directly from the door. Bridgetown is a pretty village situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with a cricket club and a village pub, The Badgers Holt. Dulverton, a charming historic town known as "The Gateway to Exmoor", is situated just 5 miles away and provides excellent day to day shopping with amenities including pubs, tea rooms, restaurants, library, doctors, vets, dentist, pharmacy and primary school. Also within 5 miles is Wimbleball Lake, popular for walking and cycling and renowned for its fly fishing, sailing, rowing and many other activities at the Wimbleball Lake Outdoor Centre (www.swlakestrust.org.uk/wimbleball-lake).
Tiverton to the south is approximately a 35 minute drive with dual carriageway access to Junction 27 of the M5 Motorway and Tiverton Parkway mainline station with services to London Paddington in just over 2 hours.
Believed to date from the mid 1750's this Georgian family home is set in just under half an acre of garden and grounds. The property is light and spacious, with high ceilings and well proportioned reception rooms with large windows to take advantage of the extensive countryside views. The ground floor comprises a generous sitting room with woodburning stove and patio doors to the garden, a double apsect dining room, south facing sun room, kitchen with Aga and pantry, as well as a downstairs shower room and utility room. On the first floor are four good sized bedrooms, with the master bedroom en suite, together with a family bathroom. The property is approached over a small lane and through a gated entrance to the driveway and the original brick built stable block/ garage.
Hollam Cottage offers a fantastic opportunity for those looking for a renovation project.
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.
Services: Mains electricity, water and drainage connected. Oil-fired central heating.
On reaching Bridgetown from the south, proceed past The Badgers Holt pub and turn left into week lane after 100 metres. Pass over the small bridge and take the next left hand turn into the small lane. The property will be found after 50 metres at the end of the lane. Parking is through the double gates.