Cheriton Fitzpaine, Crediton


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A spacious, detached family home with five bedrooms and wonderful countryside views, sitting room, study, kitchen/dining room, 2 family bathrooms and Master en-suite, office and workshop, integral garage, outstanding views, gravel drive and private parking. EPC Band D.


Luckham House is situated in the heart of the unspoilt rolling farmland and woodland of Mid Devon, west of the beautiful River Exe Valley. The nearby village of Cheriton Fitzpaine has a thriving and friendly community supporting a wide range of activities. There is an excellent nursery and primary school, two public houses and a church.

Both Crediton and Tiverton, within 7 to 8 miles distance, are market towns with traditional shops, supermarkets and leisure facilities. Crediton has the well-regarded Queen Elizabeth secondary school with an outstanding 6th form. Within easy reach are the private schools of Blundell's, Exeter School and The Maynard School (girls).

Also easily accessible are the National Parks of Dartmoor and Exmoor, and the sandy and surfing beaches of the North Devon and the beautiful South Devon coasts.

Communications -There is quick access, via Bickleigh, the A396 and Tiverton, to the A361 dual carriageway, leading west to Barnstaple and the North Devon Coast, or east to J27 of the M5 motorway, beside which lies Tiverton Parkway Station with regular connections to London (Paddington), in just over 2 hours. To the south, the A396 leads to the University and Cathedral city of Exeter, where there is an international airport and most of the major retail shops.


A spacious, detached family home with five bedrooms and wonderful countryside views.


The entrance porch has double doors to the front, windows offering views and slate tiled floor, lovely stained glass door and window to entrance hall. The entrance hall has stairs rising to the first floor and a door to stairs leading down to the lower ground floor. The sitting room is a spacious, welcoming room, with an attractive wood burning stove and plenty of natural light from a large picture window with uninterrupted views and 2 further windows to the side of the property and wooden floor. Cloakroom with low level WC.

The kitchen/diner with a large picture window to the front is fitted with stylish hand made wooden units, granite worktops and integrated appliances including a dishwasher and double Siemens ovens, wooden floor and walk in pantry and a dining area. Utility with base units and laminate work surfaces over, Belfast sink and plumbing for washing machine. Door to shower room.

Five bedrooms are spread across the first and second floors. The master bedroom offers an en-suite shower room. In addition, there are two family sized bathrooms. All of the bedrooms are generously-sized doubles with built in wardrobes.

On the lower ground floor there is an office space and workshop which offers the potential to develop, subject to planning permission. An integral garage has an up and over door and power. There is also a garden shed for tools and storage.


There is a gravel driveway, which provides parking space for several cars, and leads to the garage. The main entrance to the house is to the rear, where there are also attractive south-facing gardens, overlooking the beautiful Devon countryside. There is a tiled sun terrace and well-maintained lawns, with a pretty pond, plus well-stocked flowerbeds, and a variety of established shrubs, trees and hedgerow. Towards the end of the garden there is a vegetable garden.


Strictly by prior appointment through the agents, Stags, on 01884 235705


From Exeter, take Western Way north away from the city centre, and join Old Tiverton Road, continuing at the roundabout onto Stoke Hill. Follow Stoke Hill for just less than three miles, and then continue onto the High Street (A396) in Stoke Canon. Continue to follow the A396 for six miles, then after crossing the River Exe in Bickleigh, turn left onto the A3072. Immediately turn right, and then after two and a half miles, turn left, following the sign for Upham and Cheriton Fitzpaine. You will find the property on your left-hand side after approximately 1 mile.


Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating. Superfast Broadband (at 59mb as per the Broadband website)

Arrange viewing 01884 798526

Stags - Tiverton

19 Bampton Street, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 6AA

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