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A charming, period cottage with garden and views, tucked away in Bampton within a short walk of shops and amenities. NO ONWARD CHAIN.
Quietly tucked away in Bampton, Old Dairy Cottage lies within a short walk of the many amenities that this charming country village has to offer, including some delightful shops, pubs, a 15th century church, primary school and doctors surgery. There is a regular bus service to the larger market town of Tiverton which lies 7 miles to the south. From Tiverton there is quick, dual carriageway access to Junction 27 of the M5 motorway and Tiverton Parkway mainline station with a regular service to London Paddington in just over 2 hours. The whole area is well known for its outstanding natural beauty with Exmoor National Park just 3.5 miles to the north and the beaches of the beautiful North Devon coast are only a 40 minute drive.
An attached, stone built period cottage with well presented accommodation and lovely views over the village to the surrounding hills, having a wealth of character features including ceiling beams, latch doors and a charming inglenook fireplace. The ground floor comprises an entrance hall with stone tiled floor, stable door to the sitting/ dining room, a pretty room with an exposed stone wall, inglenook fireplace with woodburning stove, window seat overlooking the garden, built-in cupboard and stairs to the first floor. Kitchen, double aspect with stone tiled floor and electric under-floor heating, cream fitted units incorporating an AEG double oven, halogen hob and extractor fan over, ceramic sink and fridge. Inner hallway with stone tiled floor, hatch to roof space with sky light, storage cupboard with space and plumbing for washing machine. Bathroom with stone tiled floor, bath with shower attachment, bidet, basin set in vanity unit, WC, heated towel rail and underfloor heating. On the first floor is a spacious landing with WC and storage/ hanging cupboard. Door to double bedroom. From the landing, stairs lead up to the guest bedroom with under eaves storage cupboards and delightful views over the rooftops of Bampton.
The cottage is approached via the garden gate off the old packhorse way with steps into the pretty, west facing front garden, which is paved and gravelled with herbaceous beds and borders and enclosed by hedging and a stone wall. To the side of the cottage is a further area of garden which is lawned. Oil storage tank. Exterior boiler.
From the Bampton Office proceed down the main street in the Tiverton direction crossing over the bridge into Briton Street. At the end of the street before bearing right the cottage will be found behind the Toll House off the packhorse way on the left hand side.