Handsome house with stunning views down a private drive in 5 acres. Mature deciduous woodland and paddock. No near neighbours.
Set down a long private drive on the edge of the village, the property is located in a beautiful elevated position with views across the surrounding farmland to the Axe Valley beyond. This property is adjoining the old Roman road and a short walk to the Shute woodland beyond providing fantastic walking and out riding opportunities.
Kilmington has a thriving community home to an array of facilities, clubs and events including two pubs, and two churches, outstanding primary school, cricket pitch, tennis court, garage with shop and popular Millers Farm shop.
The village has a bus service to the nearby market town of Axminster with a mainline station to London. The Jurassic coast is a short distance to the south with Lyme Regis, Beer and Sidmouth an easy drive away.
A range of educational facilities are in the area including the renowned Colyton Grammar school around 4 miles away.DESCRIPTION
Built by the current owner's family in the 1950s this wonderful character home has outstanding views across the grounds and countryside to the south and east. The house sits proudly at the end of its' long drive and benefits from recently replaced carpets, cavity insulation and double glazing.
A large entrance hall with parquet flooring provides a welcome start to this family home. A double aspect sitting room enjoys a view through a glazed door to the beautiful countryside and is warmed by a wood burning stove. Similar to the sitting room the dining room has a dual aspect and character parquet flooring, it also features a brick open fireplace.
The kitchen is set to the rear of the house with oil-fired Rayburn, a dishwasher and built in fridge as well as space for electric cooker and a walk in pantry cupboard. There is a large utility with plumbing for a washing machine and walk in storage as well as a cloakroom.
On the first floor are three generous double bedrooms each with a dual aspect with glorious countryside views. There is a family bathroom and separate wc.OUTSIDE
The property is approached by a long sweeping private drive through a small paddock and past a pond to the side of the front lawns. There is ample parking for a number of cars and a large garage/workshop with electric and light.
The gardens are largely level surrounding the house on three sides, to the rear the garden gently flows into the adjoining open mature woodland with a mix of substantial trees, flora and fauna - a haven for wildlife.
In all the grounds extend to approximately 5 acres.SERVICES
Mains water (sub meter) and electric. Private drainage. Oil-fired central heating via Rayburn.VIEWING
Strictly by appointment with Stags 01404 45885DIRECTIONS
From the A35 at Axminster head West towards Honiton. Go past the first turning to Kilmington and take the next left at the War Memorial continuing straight. Stay on the road and as you come out of the village through the avenue of mature trees, the drive runs off on the right after the farm.