Dunkeswell, Honiton, Devon, EX14


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A stunning three bedroom detached grade II listed cottage with many period features and fabulous landscaped outside space, all set in about 0.53 acres.

A very attractive cottage with many character features, which is all, finished to a high standard. The current vendor has carried out a number of refurbishment works, which includes a replacement thatch in 2015, re-plastering of the first floor, the installation of wood burners in both the reception rooms and subsequent chimneys re-lined, replacement shower room, landscaping of the garden areas, the erection of a summer house and car port.

On the ground floor, there are two reception rooms, both with feature fireplaces, a downstairs cloakroom and the kitchen/breakfast room with a central island/breakfast bar.

On the first floor there are three double bedrooms, the two largest being particularly light rooms, as they are dual aspect. The shower room has been refurbished with a very smart walk in double width shower cubicle and complimentary tiling and there is a replacement hot water tank.

Autumn Cottage is situated close to the heart of the village of Dunkeswell in the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The old established village of Dunkeswell, a designated Conservation Area, has a pretty parish church and there is a shop as well as several other amenities in the nearby 'new' village. There is also a bus service that provides regular access to Honiton and Taunton.

Honiton lies about 5 miles to the south and is particularly well known as an antique and book centre, as well as having most of the usual multiples such as WHSmiths, Boots, Tesco and a variety of independent shops, restaurants, schools, sports centre/swimming pool, golf club and main line rail link to London (Waterloo). Honiton has excellent communication facilities with a dual carriageway to the Cathedral City of Exeter, the county town, some 22 miles to the west.

Exeter has an excellent shopping centre as well as schools, sporting facilities, theatres, main line rail link to London Waterloo and Paddington, international airport and M5 access. The county town of Taunton is approximately 16 miles to the north where direct access to the M5 can be gained, together with express train to London Paddington. Express trains to London can also be found at Tiverton Parkway some 10 miles distant. The coast at Lyme Bay is about 14 miles to the south.

There is ample off road parking for Autumn Cottage. The gardens are delightful and have been landscaped to include various seating and lawned areas and there is a stream which runs along the border. There is a Cedar shingle summerhouse which is 4m x 3m with decking to the front.

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt - Honiton

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