Kerswell, Cullompton

£500,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Stylish extended period home in the heart of the hamlet

SITUATION & DESCRIPTION

This character home in the heart of the hamlet shows signs of 17th century or maybe earlier origins and has exposed cruck beams, old fireplaces and thick walls, although it is not listed. The house has been lovingly renovated, extended and improved under close architectural supervision which has resulted in a property with a unique contemporary feel whilst respecting the historical features.

The attention to detail has not just been left inside the house with a beautifully landscaped garden ideal for entertaining with built in seating, and an outside fireplace.

Kerswell lies between the market towns of Honiton and Cullompton, on the western edge of the Blackdown Hills, which is designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and has many local walks. The hamlet is set between the popular villages of Broadhembury and Kentisbeare, both with primary schools, village shops and public house, and is located within the renowned Uffculme School catchment area.

There is good access to the A373, which provides fast access to Junction 28 of the M5 at Cullompton.

ACCOMMODATION

A covered entrance porch leads into a dining hall. In the oldest part of the house is a double aspect sitting room with feature fireplace, as well as the stylishly fitted kitchen which has French doors to the garden. The kitchen is skilfully fitted making the most of the space with a large central island, lots of storage, NEFF oven, combination oven and hob,an electric AGA, and space for a dishwasher and fridge/freezer.

In the extended part of the house, there is a stunning garden room with a reclaimed brick floor with under floor heating, and double bi-fold doors almost seamlessly allowing the outside area to spill into the house. This single storey part of the house has a 'sedum roof'.

On the ground floor there is also a utility room and WC.

On the first floor are four double bedrooms. The largest of the rooms has a vaulted ceiling and new curved wall incorporating a big wardrobe and the stunning en suite bathroom. The guest bedroom has fitted cupboards and en suite shower room, whilst there is also a family bathroom.

OUTSIDE

The outside of this wonderful home is one of its standout features. Wonderfully landscaped and with a near seamless transition from garden room to outside, there is an impressive part covered patio with an outside fireplace and seating integrated into the stone garden walls forming a fantastic entertaining space.

Up steps is an enclosed kitchen garden with numerous raised beds, espalier trained apples trees, fruit cage and greenhouse.

On the other side is an artistically landscaped garden with various paths weaving through planted borders, and an elevated pond running down towards the patio.

There is parking for two cars to the front.

SERVICES

Mains electric, water and drainage. Oil-fired central heating.

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