Ellicombe Cottages, Morchard Road

Exchanged — £350,000 — Freehold

Semi Detached House for Sale in Morchard Road with 3 Bedrooms, 2 Reception Rooms and 2 Bathrooms.

This attractive Victorian semi-detached cottage, offers spacious accommodation, including three double bedrooms, two reception rooms, kitchen, bathroom and shower room. It is set in a lovely rural location surrounded by open countryside, and approached over a tree lined driveway. The property has been nicely renovated by the current owners which includes an Ashgrove fitted oak kitchen with granite worktops and handmade double-glazed oak windows. Internally the property retains some lovely features including the original flagstone flooring to the living room, high ceilings, as well as the large brick and stone fireplace with wood surround and inset wood burning stove, bread oven and exposed timbers.

The cottage is approx. 200 yards from the B2220, and is approached over a shared tree lined driveway. There is good access to Crediton, Exeter & Barnstaple via the A377 which is approx. ¼ of a mile away at Morchard Road; where there is also a train station with regular trains to Barnstaple, Exeter & Beyond. The cottage adjoins a small working farm, and nearby, a public footpath with lovely walks through the adjoining farmland, up to Down St Mary and beyond, can be enjoyed.

The property benefits from ample parking and car port, gardens with seating area and well stocked flower bed/shrubbery, as well as adjoining 1-acre paddock with stabling, tack room, workshop and further store shed, ideally suiting someone wanting to keep horses/ponies or other animals. There is also potential to rent a further adjoining paddock of approximately 1.5 acres from the neighbour.


From Crediton take the A377 towards Barnstaple, after 6 miles you reach Morchard Road, turn left onto the B3220 towards Bideford and Torrington. Take the first drive on the left after approximately 250 yards, opposite the fishing lake, sign posted Ellicombe. Follow the tree lined drive up through the field, bearing right where the lane splits and the paddock for the property begins and then right again towards the stabling and 1 Ellicombe Cottages.

The accommodation with approximate measurements comprises;


with tiled floor.

DINING ROOM — 11' 10'' x 9' 6'' (3.60m x 2.89m)

Solid fuel Rayburn, supplying hot water and two radiators, built in cupboard and open plan to;

KITCHEN — 14' 6'' x 9' 1'' (4.42m x 2.77m)

Very nice oak fronted Ashgrove fitted units with granite work tops, inset Belfast sink with mixer, integrated dish washer, range cooker with tiled splash back and chrome extractor, American style fridge/freezer, full height larder cupboard & tiled floor.


with glazed door to carport.

BATHROOM — 7' 1'' x 6' 10'' (2.16m x 2.08m)

Cream suite of bath with mixer shower, low level WC, pedestal wash basin, chrome heated towel rail from Rayburn and original Bread Oven which is at the rear of the lounge fireplace.

LIVING ROOM — 18' 9'' x 14' 7'' (5.71m x 4.44m)

Beautiful period brick and stone fireplace with wood surround and inset wood burning stove with recessed cupboards to one side. Further store cupboard, delightful original flag stone flooring and two windows overlooking the gardens and paddock, radiator from Rayburn.

Stairs from ENTRANCE HALL to landing.

BEDROOM ONE — 15' 9'' x 8' 7'' (4.80m x 2.61m)

front aspect.

BEDROOM TWO — 12' 1'' x 9' 4'' (3.68m x 2.84m)

with front aspect and recessed wardrobe.

BEDROOM THREE — 10' 5'' x 10' 1'' (3.17m x 3.07m)

dual aspect room.

SHOWER ROOM — 6' 1'' x 4' 11'' (1.85m x 1.50m)

with tiled shower cubicle, electric shower, low level WC & wash basin.


The property is approached over a shared tree lined drive with wooden gates giving access to a large chipping parking area, with seating area and well stocked flower bed and shrubbery.

CARPORT — 22' 0'' x 18' 0'' (6.70m x 5.48m)

with power, light and storage.

SHED — 9' 0'' x 6' 6'' (2.74m x 1.98m)

Ideal for further storage and can hold 30 small hay bales.

Directly adjoining the gardens is the;


which extends to 1 Acre and is well fenced and includes;


2 x 12’ plus tack room with concreted area in front and;

WORKSHOP — 16' 0'' x 12' 0'' (4.87m x 3.65m)

both with power and light.




Solid Fuel Rayburn, Mains Electric & Water (Very economic metered supply via adjoining farm) and Septic Private Drainage. Super-Fast Broadband Speed Available.


Band C


Mid Devon District Council


  • 1 Ellicombe Cottages,
  • Morchard Road
  • Crediton
  • EX17 5LS

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