The Bury, Thorverton


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  • Bedrooms: 4
An elegant and spacious property in the heart of the village, with full residential consent. Ready to occupy. Great reception space. 4 bedrooms. 2 bath/shower rooms. Very popular village. Private courtyard. Grade II Listed. Scope for improvement. EPC Band E.


The property is situated in the centre of the village of Thorverton in the Exe Valley, known for its unspoilt and beautiful countryside. Thorverton has a thriving community with a church, village shop, post office, farm shop, village school, pre-school, village hall and two public houses.

It enjoys an extremely convenient location about 8 miles north of the city of Exeter, which has a wide range of facilities and amenities. There is good access to the M5 motorway at Junction 28 (Cullompton). Tiverton Parkway and Exeter St Davids train stations both lie within a good distance and provide fast trains to London. Exeter International Airport lies 2 miles east of the city.


Durneford Court is a lovely property boasting plenty of charm and period features. The property offers a fantastic opportunity to create a family home in the heart of this sought after village, with scope for improvement.

It has recently received planning permission for change of usage to a residential dwelling.


The property has been able to retain the majority of its period features including exposed beam and stone work, along with an inglenook fireplace and further period fireplace. The ground floor is laid out with 2 reception rooms, including a snug area to the front of the property overlooking The Bury and a kitchen with fitted units and space for appliances.

On the first floor there are 4 bedrooms, 3 of which are double rooms with aspects to the front or rear of the property. There is a family bathroom and an en suite shower room, as well as storage space and access into the loft.


To the rear of the property is a charming west facing courtyard garden with gravel area and side access leading back to the street.


All mains services are connected.


From the A396 Exe Valley road between Exeter and Tiverton, turn off at The Ruffwell Inn approximately 7 miles north of Exeter and follow signs to Thorverton. Go into the centre of the village and turn right at the Thorverton Arms, where Durneford Court can be found on the left hand side just before the church.


Change of use approval was granted on February 12th 2021 by Mid Devon Council, reference number 20/02014/FULL.

All associated planning documents can be viewed on the Mid Devon District Council website On the homepage click on 'Planning', then click Search and comment on 'planning application'. Then click 'Search' and then, finally, in the search box enter the reference number.

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