Greenslades Cottage, Knowle, Crediton

Under Offer — Offers in Excess of £325,000

Detached House for Sale in Knowle with 3 Bedrooms, 2 Reception Rooms and 1 Bathroom.

Greenslades Cottage is a unique and charming detached period thatched cottage set in a wonderful rural location within the hamlet of Knowle. The hamlet of Knowle is just a five minute drive from Crediton and also gives easy access into Exeter.

Internally the cottage boasts some truly lovely character features which are to be expected with a property of this age including exposed ceiling timbers, a lovely exposed stonework fireplace with inset woodburner and former cast iron bread oven. On the ground floor there is a beautifully fitted kitchen, large living room, separate office space and large store, upstairs there are three good sized bedrooms and a modern family bathroom.

Outside the property enjoys a large plot with spacious gardens, a couple of patio / outdoor dining areas and a peaceful rural outlook.


From Exeter proceed on the A377 passing through Crediton. After 2.5 miles and before reaching Copplestone, turn left signposted Knowle. Follow this road through and into the hamlet of Knowle where the property will be found opposite the church on your right.


(all measurements are approximate):


Central heating thermostat. Wall light point. Radiator. Stairs to first floor.

KITCHEN / DINING ROOM — 17' 7'' x 8' 11'' (5.36m x 2.72m)

Fitted with a modern matching range of Shaker style wall and base units. Sold oak work surfaces over with matching low level splash back. Tiled splash back to hob area. Inset Belfast style sink with mixer tap. Inset four gas hob with filter hood over. Built in double oven with microwave function. Integrated fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher. Inset ceiling spotlights and exposed ceiling beams. Tiled flooring. Single glazed window to front. Double glazed windows to side and rear. Part glazed door to rear porch.


Tiled flooring. Floor standing oil fired boiler. Door to garden. Single glazed windows to both sides.

LIVING ROOM — 16' 9'' x 12' 9'' (5.10m x 3.88m)

A charming room with impressive ceiling beams. Inglenook open fireplace with multi fuel stove. Three wall light points. TV point. Radiator. Single glazed window to front. Double glazed double doors to rear garden.

STUDY / FAMILY ROOM — 11' 3'' x 10' 11'' (3.43m x 3.32m)

Two double glazed Velux windows. Single glazed window to rear. Radiator. Tiled flooring.


Single glazed window to rear views across the neighbouring countryside.

BEDROOM ONE — 10' 5'' x 9' 3'' (3.17m x 2.82m)

Fitted double wardrobes with hanging rails and shelving. Radiator. Single glazed window to front.

BEDROOM TWO — 11' 1'' x 9' 9'' (3.38m x 2.97m)

Radiator. Single glazed window to front.

BEDROOM THREE — 9' 3'' x 6' 10'' (2.82m x 2.08m)

Airing cupboard housing hot water tank. Radiator. Single glazed window to rear with views across the surrounding countryside.


Comprising modern panelled bath with power shower over and glass shower screen. Wash hand basin. WC. Part tiled walls. Radiator. Single glazed window to rear.


The cottage has beautifully landscaped rear gardens which extend around to the side of the property. The garden is laid mostly to lawn with a paved patio and pergola providing a pleasant seating area. From the garden are views of the surrounding countryside. Beds and borders are well stocked with a variety of shrubs and flowers. A garden shed and summer house are also located in the rear garden. A gate provides access to the front of the house where access can be gained to the useful STORE SHED with electric and door to front.


Oil central heating




Band D


The thatch was finished in 2015 using wheat read, the ridge is water read to comply with listed buildings consent.


  • Greenslades Cottage,
  • Knowle
  • Crediton
  • EX17 5BX

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