Detached house for sale in Metcombe, Ottery St. Mary EX11

Guide price £750,000
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Property features

  • A substantial detached family home
  • Set in an idyllic setting in glorious East Devon countryside
  • Spacious reception hall with cloakroom WC and study
  • Kitchen/breakfast room - the heart of the home
  • Dining room. Sitting room with multi-fuel burner
  • Five double bedrooms. Two en-suite
  • All principle rooms with lovely country views. Family bathroom.
  • Driveway providing parking for numerous vehicles
  • Attached double garage - door to utility room
  • Rear gardens enjoying an excellent degree of privacy with far reaching countryside views

Property description

Grovelands enjoys an enviable location enjoying an idyllic setting surrounded by glorious countryside yet within walking distance of the thriving village of Tipton St John with excellent local amenities including a highly regarded primary school, award winning restaurant/public house, church and village hall. There are lovely river and country walks and the large recreational park with tennis courts and cricket pavilion provide a perfect village for both family and retired occupants alike. The village is equal distance from the traditional market town of Ottery St Mary and the regional coastal town of Sidmouth; both within a short drive away.

The property itself has been thoughtfully refurbished and extended creating a wonderful family home enjoying a lovely light and airy feel complimented by quality fixtures and fittings. The well propertied accommodation briefly comprises; spacious reception hall which provides a fine first impression with solid oak flooring, cloakroom/WC and good size study. The kitchen/breakfast room is certainly the heart of the home with plenty of room for a family sized table and chairs along with a snug area creating an open plan environment for families to cook, dine and socialise together whilst enjoying the views across the garden towards the surrounding countryside. The kitchen is well appointed with a Rangemaster and an extensive range of cream fronted cupboards and drawers enhanced by limestone floor tiles and solid granite worktops which extend to a breakfast bar. There is a utility room offering additional storage/appliance space with a pedestrian door leading through to the double garage. A dining room allows for formal occasions and a there is spacious sitting room with feature fireplace with multi-fuel burner.

On the first floor are five double bedrooms, two benefitting from an en-suite facility and a family bathroom; all fitted with stylish white suites. All the principle rooms benefit from lovely country views.

The property also has modern double glazed windows throughout and an oil fired central heating system.

The property is approached via a large sweeping gravelled driveway for numerous vehicles including boats, caravans etc and access to the double garage with light and power.

The rear garden is a lovely size enjoying an excellent degree of privacy with far reaching countryside views and a large expanse of lawn providing a blank canvas to landscape to required taste. A substantial Indian sandstone paved patio area allows plenty of room to enjoy outdoor dining/entertaining in this idyllic setting.

Viewing By prior appointment with Redferns services We understand all mains services are connected except gas. Oil fired central heating.

Outgoings Council Tax Band E

tenure Freehold

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Redferns is a trading name of Redferns Ottery St Mary Limited Registered in England and Wales 4817078

Registered Office 1 Broad Street, Ottery St Mary, Devon EX11 1BR

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Nearby transport

  • Whimple (4.0 miles)
  • Feniton (4.7 miles)
  • Cranbrook (Devon) (5.6 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (4.9 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (46.9 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (52.4 miles)
  • Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing (7.6 miles)
  • Topsham Ferry Landing (7.6 miles)
  • Topsham Lock Ferry Landing (7.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Tipton St John Church of England Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • West Hill Primary School (1.4 miles)
  • Newton Poppleford Primary School (1.5 miles)
  • Wesc Foundation College (8.4 miles)
  • Exeter Tutorial College (9.4 miles)
  • Exeter Royal Academy for Deaf Education (9.6 miles)
  • The King's School (2.2 miles)
  • St John's International School (3.3 miles)
  • Mill Water School (3.4 miles)
Note: Distance is shown as a straight line measurement

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