A Penthouse apartment in an elegant Victorian property within Exmoor National Park & enjoying superb sea views. The immaculate accommodation includes 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, spacious living room, kitchen. There is private outside space and parking. An ideal second home/holiday let.
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SITUATION AND AMENITIES
The 'Wow' factor of this property is the stunning view over the Bristol Channel towards the Welsh coast line. The property also backs on to woodland in the ownership of the National Trust and is surrounded by the beauty of Exmoor National Park in an idyllic, timeless and tranquil hamlet. Woody Bay is a site of scientific interest with its own bijou beach along a magnificent rugged coastline. There are many walks, cycling and riding opportunities nearby. Springside is about 75 minute drive from the M5 (Junction 27) and Tiverton Parkway Train Station (2 hours to London). Lynton/Lynmouth with good local facilities are about 4 miles and the property is within easy reach of Croyde, Woolacombe and the Regional Centre of Barnstaple.DESCRIPTION
A second floor penthouse apartment in a substantial character building which is understood to have originally been a hotel this wing being converted into 3 apartments in about 2008. The property is very well presented having only been used as a second home on 'high days and holidays' since it was newly converted.
Half glazed front door to ENTRANCE HALL. CLOAKROOM/UTILITY ROOM with circular sink, oak work top, Worcester oil fired boiler, plumbing for washing machine, wood effect flooring. LIVING ROOM fine double aspect sea views, half glazed door to KITCHEN in a cream theme with oak work surfaces incorporating 1 1/2 bowl single drainer stainless steel sink, electric oven, 4 ring ceramic hob, stainless steel extractor hood over, integrated fridge, separate freezer and dishwasher, wood effect flooring. BEDROOM 1 fine sea views, built in wardrobe, trap to loft space. EN-SUITE BATHROOM with panelled bath shower over, folding shower screen, low level WC, wash hand basin, tiled surround, wall mirror, shaver point, extractor fan, heated towel rail/radiator, fine sea view. BEDROOM 2 fitted hanging rail/drawers. EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM with pedestal wash hand basin, vanity surround, low level WC, heated towel rail, shaver point, wood effect flooring and extractor fan. Immediately adjacent to the front door is a PRIVATE PAVED TERRACE which is galleried, steps then lead down, crossing a spring fed waterfall and stream, to the ALLOCATED PARKING BAY with fenced area accommodating the oil tank and storage.SERVICES
Private shared water supply, Private shared drainage, oil fired central heating, mains electricity.LEASEHOLD/FREEHOLD DETAILS
999 year lease with 11 years unexpired. The property also enjoys a 3rd share of the freehold of this wing. There is an annual service charge of £720pa. We understand that the building was completely decorated in the last 2 years.SPECIAL NOTE
The property is currently subject to a holiday use restriction however, the vendor is in the process of overturning this in favour of unrestricted residential use, subject to planning permission. The majority of the contents are available by separate negotiation.DIRECTIONS
Following the A39 from Blackmoor Gate to Lynton take the first left hand turn, after passing Woody Bay Steam Railway, sign posted to Woody Bay. Continue along this road taking the right hand turn at the cliff top car park sing posted to Woody Bay. Keep to the road following the first left hand bend (sign posted to the hotel) and ignore the sharp left hand turning sign posted to Martinhoe Manor. The property will be found eventually on the right hand side marked by our for sale board.