A well presented detached 2/3 bedroom bungalow situated in an elevated semi-rural location with lovely views just outside of the picturesque village of Southleigh with planning to extend. Read more
A well presented detached 2/3 bedroom bungalow situated in an elevated semi-rural location with lovely views just outside of the picturesque village of Southleigh with planning to extend.
A well presented detached 2/3 bedroom bungalow situated in an elevated semi-rural location with lovely views just outside of the picturesque village of Southleigh.
Southleigh is situated in the delightful East Devon rolling countryside, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, between Honiton and the coast. The property is approximately 2 miles from the small town of Colyton, which offers a good range of day to day amenities and the renowned Colyton Grammar School. Further facilities are available in Honiton including supermarkets, a twice weekly street market, a station on the London Waterloo line and access to the A30. The centres of Exeter, Taunton and Dorchester are all within a comfortable driving distance and the South Coast is about 5 miles situated at the charming fishing village of Beer.
From our offices in Seaton, turn left into Harbour Road and turn left at the first roundabout into The Underfleet. Proceed straight across the next two roundabouts and turn right at the traffic lights into Harepath Road. Take the second turning on the left into Seaton Down Road, continue to the top of the road, at the T junction turn left onto the A3052. Follow the road along for approximately 2 miles and just after the brown sign to Beer and Pecorama you will see a signpost to Southleigh. Turn right onto this road and continue straight, Fairview will be found on your left hand side.
Fairview is a delightful detached bungalow which is situated in a semi-rural location on the outskirts of the lovely village of Southleigh. This part Woolaway bungalow sits in an elevated position on a large south-east facing plot. The property has recently been updated and improved throughout and has full uPVC double glazed windows. Planning permission has been granted for a single storey extension to provide an additional 377 square feet of accommodation. The plan at present is to create a new master bedroom suite and some re-configuration of the current layout to provide an open plan living/kitchen/dining space. However, the internal layout could be adapted by any potential purchaser (subject to any necessary further consents). The property is entered via a spacious entrance hall with uPVC double glazed front door and light grey wood effect laminate flooring which continues throughout the majority of the property. Leading from the hallway, you have a living room with large window to front which affords beautiful views of the woods on the other side of the valley as well as the well maintained front garden and sun deck. There is also a fireplace fitted with a wood burning stove and an arch with a sliding door to another reception room. This room is currently being used as a snug, however, would equally be ideal for a third bedroom. This reception room has sliding patio doors which open to a large sun deck area which benefits from the woodland views. Returning to the hall, there are two double bedrooms, the front bedroom benefits from woodland views and built-in wardrobes. The back bedroom has a door leading to a patio area at the rear of the property. There is also a bathroom with a fitted white suite, an electric shower fitted over the bath as well as two windows to rear. The kitchen is fully fitted with matching white wall and base units with woodblock work surfaces. There is an integrated oven and hob as well as plumbing for a dishwasher and space for fridge/freezer. From the Kitchen there is a Utility Room with a back door as well as space and plumbing for washing machine. There are built-in cupboards and a separate shower room attached to the utility.
The attractive garden wraps around the entire property. There is ample parking and a large double garage measuring about 23' 1'' x 15' 11'' (7.03m x 4.84m) and a workshop measuring about 20' 3'' x 9' 9'' (6.16m x 2.98m) both of which have power and lighting. The gardens are mature with partly sloping lawn with trees and flowering shrubs as well as patio/seating area and lawn areas to the rear. A particular feature is the sun deck at the front which has direct access from the second reception room/bedroom bedroom 3. This very private area enjoys lovely views across the valley to the woodland beyond with no other property in sight.
We are advised the property is in Council Tax Band D.
We are advised that there is mains electricity and water. Water is not metered. Oil fired central heating. Septic tank drainage.