Wick, Honiton, Devon, EX14

£440,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A four bedroom detached grade II listed thatch cottage situated in a stunning rural hamlet location.

Within the Blackdown Hills.

Dating back to around 1520 this lovely home has been much loved by the current owner for over 35 years.

Although the property is now in need of some cosmetic improvement, it has been well maintained over the years including replacement of the thatch roof and windows.

The cottage is full of period features such as beams and a wonderful inglenook fireplace.

The flexible accommodation is well laid out and works for modern living.

On the ground floor, there is a large breakfast kitchen with a solid fuel AGA, lounge with inglenook and wood burning stove, study, two staircases and a downstairs WC.

Upstairs there are four good-sized bedrooms and a bathroom.

Cuckoo Cottage is located in the small hamlet of Wick set bellow the Iron Age hill fort of Dumpdon ,situated in the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and from the property there are superb views across the Otter Valley, as well as delightful walks and rides in the area.

 

A short drive away is the busy market town of Honiton. Honiton is known for its history of lace and antiques and provides a range of amenities including schools and recreational facilities, many specialist antique and book shops, and a rail station on the London Waterloo line.

 

The A30 provides access to the Cathedral and University City of Exeter with its International Airport, M5 access and mainline rail link to London Paddington. Taunton is to the north, whilst to the south is the coast, much of which is now designated a World Heritage Coastline.

 

Wick is situated in the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and from the property there are superb views across the Otter Valley, as well as delightful walks and rides in the area.

To one side of the property there is a good sized parking area which is partly covered with access to the kitchen and a very useful workshop. The other side of the house is mainly laid to lawn with a chicken coup and green house. There is access around the property and a gate to the road.

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