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4 Bedroom Semi-Detached House Sold STC

Exeter Road, South Molton EX36 4HX


Key Features

  • Separate Annexe/Holiday Let
  • Old Forge with Planning Consent to Convert (Ref 73702)
  • Planning Permission to Extend Main Property (Ref 73618)
  • Parking for Several Vehicles
  • Beautiful Gardens
  • Total Plot Just Under 0.5 of an Acre
  • So Much Potential
  • Ready to Create an Income
  • Rural Location
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Welcome to your dream property! This remarkable 3-bedroom semi-detached home is a hidden gem nestled in a peaceful rural location, offering the perfect balance of tranquility and convenience. Boasting not only a spacious main residence but also a detached 1-bedroom annex, a versatile barn ready for development, and a vast plot spanning approximately 0.47 acres, this property presents endless possibilities and immense potential.

Imagine waking up to the serene countryside views, enjoying the fresh air and privacy that come with this expansive plot. Yet, despite its idyllic setting, this home remains incredibly accessible, ensuring you're never far from essential amenities. With easy access to nearby shops, schools, and services, you'll relish the best of both worlds.

Step inside and be greeted by an entrance hall that sets the tone for what's to come. Prepare to be captivated by the wood burning stove in the dining room, perfect for cosy gatherings and warming the heart. The large sitting room boasts an open fireplace, providing the ideal spot to unwind while basking in the abundant natural light that floods the space.

Follow the path from the dining room to discover an inner hall, cloakroom, pantry, utility room, and a kitchen/breakfast room that will awaken your inner chef. Picture yourself sipping your morning coffee in the rear entrance porch, embracing the tranquility of your surroundings.

As you ascend to the first floor, you'll find three generously sized bedrooms and the family bathroom. The bathroom is a recent addition with a 4 piece suite, perfect for relaxing after a hard days work. Lovely views of the neighbouring countryside and ponies can be enjoyed from here.

But wait, there's more! The ancillary accommodation is a true gem, featuring a large living space that seamlessly integrates a newly fitted kitchen complete with an island. Tucked away on the first floor is a comfortable bedroom with its own en-suite, offering privacy and convenience for your guests or loved ones.

And let's not forget the detached outbuilding and former forge, an alluring barn that currently serves as a workshop/store. However, with the option to convert it into additional accommodation, the possibilities are endless - Planning Ref 73702. Imagine the exciting transformation that awaits!

Prepare to be enchanted by the picturesque surroundings of this exceptional property. As you approach via the B3226, two private gated driveways beckon you from either side of the road, inviting you into a world of natural beauty and tranquility.

On the south side, opposite the cottage, a spacious parking and turning area awaits, surrounded by meticulously maintained lawned gardens. Take a moment to appreciate the greenhouse and log store, offering the perfect resources for nurturing your green thumb. A charming bridge leads you to a superb area filled with raised beds, where you can cultivate your own vibrant oasis.

Venture further into the property and discover a private garden adorned with a diverse array of established shrubs, plants, and expansive lawned areas. A timber store and covered seating area provide both practicality and comfort, ideal for outdoor gatherings and relaxation. This meticulously maintained space will become your personal haven, offering endless opportunities for enjoyment and serenity.

Adjacent to both the former forge and the cottage, you'll find additional lawned gardens, creating a seamless blend of natural beauty and functional space. A dedicated car parking area sits discreetly behind the old forge, ensuring convenience and ease of access.

Situated between the cottage and the ancillary accommodation, a paved patio area awaits your leisurely moments, inviting you to bask in the sunlight and soak up the ambiance of this idyllic setting. This space works perfectly as a private garden for the annexe if you decide to holiday let the property.

Nestled in a prime location, Forge Cottage enjoys the best of both worlds: a tranquil rural setting with convenient accessibility. Just 3 miles away, you'll find the charming market town of South Molton, a hub of activity and a treasure trove of amenities.

South Molton offers a plethora of everyday services to cater to your every need. Explore a variety of shops, from local boutiques to well-known brands, where you can indulge in retail therapy and discover unique finds. The town is also home to reputable schools, ensuring excellent educational opportunities for families. Convenience is at your fingertips with the presence of a Sainsbury's supermarket, ensuring hassle-free grocery shopping and easy access to everyday essentials. Additionally, a health centre and cottage hospital are within reach, providing peace of mind and quality medical care for residents.

Forge Cottage's proximity to South Molton presents a fantastic opportunity to experience the quintessential charm of a traditional market town while enjoying the tranquility of a rural lifestyle. Don't miss the chance to immerse yourself in this vibrant community, where modern conveniences and timeless charm intertwine harmoniously.

Directions - From South Molton take the B3226 Exeter Road for approximtaley 2.5 miles where the property will be found on your right hand side. Turn left into the parking area to park your vehicle. What 3 Words - domain.manual.hoot

Special Note - The farmer has a right of way over the drive to Lower Blackpool Farm

Tenure - Freehold / Parking - Space for Up to 5 Vehicles /Garden - South Facing / Nearest shop - 2.7 miles / Nearest school - South Molton Community College 2.4 Miles / Nearest Bus Stop - 2.1 miles / Nearest Pub - 2.6 miles

Additional Information:
  • Council Tax:

    Band D
  • Summary

    Additional Information:

    • Council Tax: Band D