Situated in a delightful rural location with only one neighboring property nearby is this substantial four bedroom Grade II Listed detached thatched former farmhouse extending to over 3000 square feet. The farmhouse is believed to date back to the 17th Century or even earlier and is constructed of colourwashed cob with some later amendments made in the 19th & 20th Century.
West Halse lies on the outskirts of the village of Bow and is set in stunning countryside with beautiful private gardens & 2 paddocks measuring 2.5 acres in total, most of the gardens back out onto open farmland and offer panoramic rural views.
There is a large outbuilding which offers great potential for planning subject to the necessary consents, the first floor has been boarded with room for insulation. The ground floor comprises a stable and two storage areas which would make a great barn conversion or self-contained flat.
from Crediton take the A377 towards Barnstaple, when you get to Copplestone go over the railway bridge and turn left sign posted to Bow. Follow this road and just before you enter the village turn left by the doctors surgery and follow the road left, take the first unmarked right turn and West Halse will be at the bottom of this drive.
The accommodation with approximate measurements comprises;
with stone flooring, night storage heater and entrances to;
night storage heater, original oak paneling, vaulted ceiling to landing, staircase to first floor and door to;
Stone cobbled flooring and doors to
Oak paneling on one wall, quarry tiled floor, wash basin, low level WC.
Cobbled stone flooring, and door leading to front.
Large Inglenook fireplace with bread oven and woodburner making a real feature of the room, electric AGA, pine fitted base units, four ringed electric hob, exposed stonework on one wall, exposed ceiling beams, fitted pantry style cupboard, stable door to;
A beautiful light room with views over the garden, Oak framed and fully glazed, two Oak doors to outside and door to
Space for appliances, Belfast sink, door to
With extra storage and door to front
Inglenook fireplace with woodburner and bread oven, exposed beams, wood block flooring, rear aspect over garden, feature window to hallway, door to
Exposed beams, fireplace, strip wooden flooring, rear aspect.
with exposed beams being a lovely feature and separate entrances to;
A light dual aspect room, exposed beams, wooden flooring, built in cupboard, further cupboard and door to
Tiled shower cubicle, pedestal wash basin, low level WC, Chrome thermostatic shower, fan heater, wood flooring.
wooden flooring, built in cupboard, rear aspect over garden.
Walk in shower cubicle, wash basin, low level WC, chrome thermostatic shower and hand mixer attachment, wall heater, wooden flooring.
Exposed ceiling timbers, rear aspect, decorative cast iron fireplace, night storage heater.
Front aspect, night storage heater.
The ground floor is divided into a 28’ x 15’ (8.53m x 4.57m) storage area with staircase to first floor, a stable and further store measuring 20’ x 15’ (6.09m x 4.57m). The first floor has been completely boarded out with some insulation and would be ideal to convert into a flat or barn conversion subject to planning.
To the front a drive leads down towards the property and the barn, it then opens out to give ample off street parking for several vehicles and access to the gardens.
The gardens are a true feature of this property offering a great deal of space and privacy opening out onto open farmland with stunning far reaching views. The gardens are divided into 4 sections each being laid mainly to lawn and suitable for a variety of purposes including keeping animals. At the side of the gardens is an adjoining paddock measuring 1.2 acres. The whole plot stretches to approximately 2.5 acres and offers plenty of space, this family home would be an ideal equestrian property.
Septic tank for drainage, mains water, electric heating & woodburners.
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