A very spacious village house with separate cottage annexe. Kitchen/breakfast room, boot room/utility, sitting room, play room, 4 double bedrooms (2 en-suite) and bathroom. Cottage with kitchen/living room, 2 bedrooms and shower room. Enclosed gardens, workshop and parking. EPC Band E
Situation and Amenities
Alscott is situated in the small village of Alswear, only three miles from the popular market town of South Molton, which has a good range of shopping, social and banking facilities and amenities including infant, junior and senior schools. Dating from Saxon times, it has some fine buildings, interesting shops, a museum, stock market on Thursdays and a popular pannier market on Thursdays and Saturdays.
The A361 North Devon Link Road bypasses South Molton and provides access to the regional centre of Barnstaple to the west and to Tiverton and the M5 (Junction 27) to the east. There is a main line railway station at Tiverton Parkway on the London Paddington line.
Exmoor National Park is easily accessible and the impressive North Devon coastline with its steep cliffs and wide sandy beaches is also within easy reach by car.Description
Alscott is a fine and spacious character property that offers much scope for dual family occupation The main house has large reception rooms and four large double bedrooms with the master bedroom having a dressing room and en-suite. The adjoining two bedroom cottage offers flexibility for dual family occupation or as a letting annexe providing a useful income.The Main House
From the parking area and gardens to the rear a glazed door leads directly into the spacious KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM, a large open plan room with an outlook over the rear garden. The kitchen is fitted with a range of modern units with timber worktops over and there is a matching range of wall mounted units. A large 'fireplace' recess houses an oil-fired Rayburn with space and point for an electric cooker to the side. Off the kitchen is a REAR HALL/UTILITY with fitted worktop with space for appliances below and wall shelving over, stairs to first floor, door to outside and door to CLOAKROOM with WC and wash basin. Also off the kitchen/breakfast room is a useful PLAY ROOM/STUDY that offers scope as a dedicated dining room.
The SITTING ROOM is a large room with exposed beams and a large fireplace at one end with bread oven and wood burning stove and there is also a front door and a further entrance LOBBY in the corner of the room.
On the first floor there are FOUR DOUBLE BEDROOMS with BEDROOM ONE having an impressive and well-fitted EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM and DRESSING ROOM with ample fitted shelving. BEDROOM TWO is a large double with wash basin and BEDROOM 3 is also a large double room. BEDROOM 4 is also a double room with an EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM. The large FAMILY BATHROOM is well-fitted with a modern suite including a panelled bath and glass shower cubicle.The Cottage
The Cottage is attached to the south-western end of the main house. On the ground floor is an open plan KITCHEN/LIVING ROOM with the living area having a wood burning stove. The kitchen area is fitted with a modern range of units with worktops over and a matching range of wall-mounted units. There is a stainless steel sink and space and plumbing for washing machine.
On the first floor is a galleried landing with exposed roof timbers and TWO BEDROOMS and a SHOWER ROOM.Outside
To the side of the property is a large gravelled parking area leading in turn to a covered area adjacent to the back doors of both the house and the cottage. There is also a useful WORKSHOP (10' x 7'9") with fitted units and power and light connected. The enclosed rear walled garden is mainly laid to lawn and also has a timber framed STUDIO/OFFICE (7'8" x 4'11") with power and light connected.Services
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating via radiators.Viewing
Strictly by prior appointment please through the sole selling agents, Stags on 01769 572263.Directions
From South Molton take the B3137 south out of the town signposted to Witheridge. Continue on this road into Alswear and on reaching the centre take the only right turn signposted to Kings Nympton and Chulmleigh. The property will be found soon after on the right.