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Tawstock, Barnstaple
Offers in excess of £599,950 | 5 bedrooms

Property features

• Hall, Cloakroom, Sitting Room
• Family Kitchen/Dining Room
• Utility Room, Study/Bedroom5
• Bedroom 4/Family Room
• 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms
• 2 Bedroom Apartment
• Ideal Holiday Let etc
• No near neighbours
• Sought after location
• 10 Minutes from Barnstaple

In a sylvan setting well away from neighbours overlooking fields with the River Taw running through. Tawstock is a much favoured village close to Barnstaple, North Devon's Regional centre. Exmoor and North Devon's famous surfing beaches are all just over half an hour by car.

This highly individual detached character residence presents Tudor style elevations of colour washed render between painted timbers with double glazing throughout all, beneath a slate roof. We understand that the core of the former entrance lodge which occupied this site was retained but the property largely re-modelled and extended around 2005. The house offers deceptively generous, versatile, well presented accommodation arranged over two storeys. Wood Park Lodge and Games Keeper's Cottage which was built originally around 2003 as a garage block with self-contained apartment above offering additional accommodation with planning consent. Alternatively, subject to planning this unit could make an ideal guest or relative cottage, offices, therapy suite, leisure area etc.

Externally the property is approached through an impressive gated entrance (owned by a neighbour) featuring two substantial pillars topped by ornate gargoyles and with original cast iron gate and railings all Grade II Listed. There is ample off road parking and secluded gardens of good size.

RECEPTION HALL wide plank Oak flooring. CLOAKROOM. A triple aspect SITTING ROOM with LPG coal effect gas fire. KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM in a wooden theme with oil fired Redfyre Range and slate flooring. UTILITY ROOM. STUDY/BEDROOM 4. FAMILY ROOM/BEDROOM 5.


Gamekeeper's Cottage has its own decked balcony, OPEN PLAN LIVING/KITCHEN, TWO BEDROOMS and SHOWER ROOM. The DOUBLE GARAGE/ADDITIONAL UTILITY SPACE beneath also houses the LPG gas fired boiler.

Mains electricity and water, private drainage, oil central heating, electric heating in the Cottage.

Take the A377 and after passing through the village of Bishops Tawton and after the New Bridge bear immediately right signed Tawstock, continue for about half a mile and the entrance to the property will be found on the right hand side.

The full address of the property; Wood Park Lodge and Gamekeeper's Cottage, Tawstock, Barnstaple, EX31 3JB

The driveway in front of the property is owned by a third party giving access to woods beyond with Wood Park Lodge having unrestricted access.

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