Cottage for sale in Alfington Road, Ottery St. Mary EX11

Guide price £500,000
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Property features

  • Attractive and modern country cottage in an idyllic setting
  • Many character features including exposed beams & country views
  • Large dining room with double doors, spacious sitting room, conservatory
  • Lovely sized kitchen/breakfast room - the 'heart of the home'
  • Walk-in larder cupboard. Useful utility room. Cloakroom WC
  • Four good sized bedrooms, . Master with recently refurbished en-suite facility
  • Family bathroom fitted with contemporary white suite, also recently refurbished
  • Substantial gravelled driveway providing plenty of off-road parking
  • Large detached double garage with light, power & mezzanine floor providing storage space
  • Lovely gardens with a greenhouse, summerhouse, a variety of fruit trees, timber sheds & a well

Property description

This is an attractive modern country cottage occupying a convenient location within about a mile of Ottery St Mary and its many amenities and good local schools. The A30 dual carriageway is within easy reach providing swift access to the Cathedral City of Exeter, M5 and the coast. The property benefits from being within the renowned King's School catchment area.

This lovely cottage enjoys many character features including exposed beams and country views. The well-proportioned deceptively spacious accommodation briefly comprises; reception porch, large dining room with double doors leading through to a spacious sitting room with feature fireplace with inset woodburning/multi-fuel stove and further double doors which lead through to the conservatory with pleasant garden outlooks. The kitchen/breakfast room is most definitely the heart of the home being a lovely size with plenty of room for families to cook, dine and socialise together. The kitchen is comprehensively fitted with an extensive range of cupboards and drawers, both at base and eye-level, whilst incorporating modern appliances such as an eye-level double oven and a further single oven pleasing any keen cook. There is space for a family-sized breakfast table and chairs, further modern appliances as well as a walk-in larder cupboard. This pleasant dual-aspect room is complemented by the very useful utility room which offers additional storage and appliance space, and a cloakroom WC concludes the ground floor.

On the first floor are four double bedrooms with built-in wardrobes, most enjoying pleasant country views, and the master benefits from an en-suite facility. The en-suite and family bathroom have both been recently refurbished with contemporary white suites. The property benefits from a gas central heating and double-glazing throughout creating an efficient home to run.

The property is approached via a substantial gravelled driveway providing off-road parking for several vehicles and access to the large detached garage with light, power and a mezzanine floor providing ample storage. The gardens and grounds are another appealing feature bursting with a variety of specimen plants and shrubs, and a greenhouse. There are several seating areas providing plenty of room to enjoy outdoor dining/entertaining in this idyllic setting with pleasant country views over adjoining countryside. The summerhouse with solar lighting soaks up the last of the evening sun and there is a variety of fruit trees, timber shed and also a feature well.

Area Ottery St Mary is one of the most pleasant and friendly small towns in East Devon with many amenities, shops, including Sainsbury's, pubs, churches, very good schools, post office, bank, medical centre, local hospital, recreational activities, sports centre and bus services. Although surrounded by beautiful open countryside it is particularly accessible; 6 miles to the coast at Sidmouth, Exeter 10 miles (M5 junction) with the A30 dual carriageway giving swift access. Honiton is 6 miles with further shops, amenities and mainline station (Waterloo-Exeter).

Services We understand all mains services are connected except drainage. Private drainage system

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

  • Feniton (1.8 miles)
  • Whimple (3.9 miles)
  • Honiton (4.2 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (6.8 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (43.9 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (49.0 miles)
  • Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing (10.4 miles)
  • Topsham Ferry Landing (10.4 miles)
  • Topsham Lock Ferry Landing (10.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Ottery St Mary Primary School (0.9 miles)
  • Feniton Church of England Primary School (1.7 miles)
  • West Hill Primary School (3.1 miles)
  • Exeter Mathematics School (11.8 miles)
  • King's College (18.6 miles)
  • Taunton School (19.3 miles)
  • The King's School (1.5 miles)
  • Honiton Community College (4.2 miles)
  • Sidmouth College (4.8 miles)
Note: Distance is shown as a straight line measurement

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