Whitehayes Cottages, Kilmington, Axminster, Devon, EX13


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Recently renovated 3 bedroom character cottage with barn and parking. Grade II Listed. Semi-detached. Recently renovated. Stylish kitchen & bathroom. Stone barn. Parking. Courtyard. Adjoining Cottage available.


Set in the heart of the historic village of Kilmington No 1 and the adjoining No 2 Whitehayes Cottages are positioned on a quiet lane 'The Street'. The village is home to an array of facilities, clubs and events which include two pubs, two churches, a renowned primary school, cricket pitch, tennis court, children's play area, garage with shop and the popular Millers Farm shop.


The village has a bus service to the nearby market town of Axminster with a mainline station to London. The Jurassic coast is a short distance to the south with Lyme Regis, Beer and Sidmouth an easy drive away. A range of educational facilities are in the area including the renowned Colyton Grammar school, approximately 4 miles away.


Recently refurbished by the current owners, this wonderful character cottage is Grade II Listed for its historic and/or architectural merit and is believed to date from the 17th Century. Located above the lane, the accommodation is light and airy with exposed floorboards and timber beams.


On the ground floor, the large sitting room is complemented by French doors to a secluded courtyard as well as a brick fireplace and wood-burning stove. The stylish refitted kitchen has a range of in-frame units under a quartz worktop and inset sink.


Gently rising stairs take you to the three good-sized bedrooms each with exposed floorboards, with a new family bathroom and hot water system.


To the side of the house is a parking area which leads around to the rear. A secluded courtyard is sheltered by a stone boundary wall and two stone barns. The first barn, measuring approx. 18'10 x 10'1, is a useful store and could be re-purposed subject to consents. The second barn is equipped with plumbing for utilities and is situated adjacent to the kitchen with a covered walkway between the two.


Next door No 2 Whitehayes Cottages is also available, by separate negotiation with a guide of Excess £290,000, the three-bedroom cottage would benefit from some updating, yet benefits with PP & LBC for a two-storey extension and conversion of a medium-sized barn (Ref 18/0264/FUL); plans available on the EDDC website.


The large south facing garden has a parking area and had planning consent (since lapsed) for a detached 2 bedroom cottage within the grounds (Ref 14/2065/FUL)


Mains water, electric and drainage.


From the A35 head south into Kilmington at The Old Inn. Pass the two churches and turn right into The Street, in about 300 yards No 1 and 2 are on the right.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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