Located in one of North Devon's prestigious coastal village's. Stunning private position looking over neighbouring countryside down the valley to the coast. 1/3 of an acre gardens, extensive parking and double garage. Vaulted ceiling living room and dining room with veranda. Separate sitting room and kitchen. Three bedrooms, & two bathrooms. Ideal main home or holiday let. EPC Band D.
Tidewood is situated in the centre of the pretty Devonshire coastal village of Welcombe, private and set back, Tidewood enjoys stunning uninterrupted views over the surrounding countryside through the valley down towards Welcombe Beach. The rugged North Devon coastline around this region is extremely dramatic and classed as an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The renowned Welcombe Mouth is a quiet and tranquil beach, much quieter than some of the sandy beaches further down the coast due to its access and remoteness, which is one of North Devon's best kept secrets. There are also excellent walks available close by where stunning vistas can be enjoyed. The village has a good range of amenities including a period Inn close by serving daytime and evening meals, general store/Post Office and a recently renovated active village hall. The larger village of Hartland, approximately 5 miles away, has an excellent range of local amenities including cafe, shops, Post Office, pubs, medical centre and primary school. There are churches, a variety of clubs and societies within short driving distance of the property.
Just over the Cornish border, approximately 18 miles away, is the coastal town of Bude with a range of larger shopping facilities, amenities and beach. Bideford is approximately 17 miles away and Barnstaple being 27 miles distant with access to the M5 motorway network via the A361.DESCRIPTION
A rare opportunity to acquire this detached home located in one of North Devon's prestigious coastal locations. Tidewood is situated in the rural village of Welcombe and occupies a private position looking over neighbouring farmland down through the valley and out to sea in the distance, with The Old Smithy within walking distance. Internally the accommodation is bright, spacious and adaptable having been lovingly and sympathetically extended and modernised by the current owners in their 10 years of ownership, presenting a home that can simply just be moved into and enjoyed. The property is complimented by the extensive 1/3 of an acre gardens that wrap around the property with extensive parking, enough space for caravan or boat and garaging for 2 vehicles. There is a spacious entrance hall that opens into a truly stunning vaulted ceiling living room and dining room with floor to ceiling windows and doors that lead onto a large veranda that wraps around the property, perfect for alfresco dining and enjoying the magnificent evening sun sets over the coast. There is a cosy wood burning stove for the colder evenings and roof mounted solar panels and tubes which bring in a healthy income. From the hallway double doors lead into a separate and spacious living room and from the dining room double doors open into the kitchen. The beautiful kitchen also has a vaulted ceiling adding to the light and space, it's modern yet has a traditional feel with exposed A-frame beams giving it character. The kitchen comprises AGA stove, contemporary wall and floor cupboards, granite work surfaces, space for a slimline dishwasher, ceramic butler sink and a built in fridge. There is three double bedrooms, large family bathroom with a bath and separate shower cubicle, as well as an additional shower room, perfect for when guests are visiting. The accommodation, with approximate dimensions, is more clearly identified on the accompanying floorplan.DIRECTIONS
From Bideford proceed on the A39 towards Bude passing the garage at Clovelly Cross and the Westcountry Inn on the left hand side. Proceed a short distance until reaching Welcombe Cross. Take the right hand turning signposted towards Welcombe. Continue along this lane taking the left hand fork as the road bends to the left. Continue along this road where the property can be found on the right hand side indicated by a Stags for sale board.SERVICES
Mains water and electricity. Oil fired central heating. Private drainage. Solar panels & solar photovoltaic.AGENTS NOTE
Please be advised this property when built was a Woolaway bungalow. The owners and previous owners have carried out several modern extension's to and improvements to the property including new roof etc, however there are still a few remaining walls which are part of the existing Woolaway structure. Because of this the property could be more difficult to obtain a mortgage. Please contact our office if you need any further information.