Set back from the road in this scenic Exmoor National Park village, this delightful dormer bungalow has been beautifully modernised by the current owners to take full advantage of its sunny position & lovely views. Ideal for retirement or as a family home, with 4 bedrooms, two bathrooms (including en-suite to master bedroom), sunny south-facing patio and lawned garden, separate vegetable garden, stone garage, timber workshop, plenty of parking and lovely country views.
From the lane outside, a gravelled drive leads through the parking and turning area of the neighbouring property to Park View. A five-bar gate opens into the parking area, with room for 4 cars.
Approached from the gated drive and parking area via a few steps and retaining wall, is a formal south-facing lawn with herbaceous borders and established shrubs. A raised paved patio runs across the front of the house, ideal for outside dining and enjoying the lovely countryside views. To one side of the patio is an established rose bed.
A double-glazed front door within a small porch opens into the entrance hall. Fitted carpet, Dimplex wall heater*. Doors to bedroom one, bedroom two, office/bedroom three, bathroom, hall cupboard and glazed double doors to the living room/kitchen.
(Currently used as a sitting room) Fitted carpet. Dimplex heater. Double-glazed windows to the front with country views.
Fitted carpet. Double-glazed window to the rear. Fitted wardrobe.
Fitted carpet. Double-glazed window to the side. (currently used as an office.)
Opaque double-glazed windows to the rear. Shower-bath with mixer taps and wall-mounted shower attachment. Close-coupled WC and wash basin in a modern vanity unit. Airing cupboard with modern electric hot water tank and shelves above. Chrome heated towel rail. Wall-mounted hot air heater. Extractor unit. Recessed LED ceiling lights.
With space for coats and boots etc.
(Open-plan to the kitchen area.)
A large room with plenty of space for sitting room furniture and a dining table & chairs. Fitted carpet. Two Dimplex heaters. Double-glazed windows to the rear and side. Double glazed doors to the conservatory. Sliding double-glazed French doors to the front, opening onto the patio. Recessed LED ceiling lights (dimmable).
A modern kitchen with ceramic tiled floor and a range of wall and base kitchen units with worktops over. 1½-bowl, single drainer acrylic sink with chrome mixer tap. Integral fridge and dishwasher. Built-in ceramic hob with electric oven & grill below and fold-away extractor hood and light above. Peninsular breakfast bar with storage drawers below.
Ceramic tiled floor. Conventional night storage heater. Double-glazed on three sides. Worktop with space and plumbing below for washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer. Fitted cupboard for coats, boots etc. Space for a table and chairs. Double-glazed door to the side of the house. Double doors to the living room. Single door to the kitchen.
From the hall, stairs with fitted carpet turn and rise to the first floor landing. A velux window in the stairwell provides plenty of light.
Fitted carpet. Rear hall area with space for a small writing desk. Two doors to large eaves storage area. Door to master bedroom suite.
A double room with large double-glazed windows to the front with excellent country views. Door to eaves storage. Three doors to built-in wardrobes. Door to en-suite shower room. Recessed LED ceiling lights.
Velux window. Shower cubicle with built-in shower. Wash basin in modern vanity unit. Low-level flush WC. Chrome heated towel rail. Wall-mounted hot-air heater. Extractor unit. Recessed LED ceiling lights.
A stone-built garage with space for one vehicle.
A good-sized timber garden shed used as a workshop, with power and light connected.
A smaller timber shed.
The property is heated by modern Dimplex heaters which are dual function, able to operate as conventional heaters or to use a low-cost night storage function.
Rights of Way
The property enjoys a right of way to use the gravelled drive and parking area for access to and from the lane outside the property. The house to the rear has a right of way to pass beside Park View for access to and from its property.
Parracombe is a beautiful Exmoor village, conveniently positioned for easy access to Lynton & Lynmouth and Barnstaple. With two churches, village hall and a primary school, it has an active village community. The Fox and Goose, Parracombe’s village pub has a well-deserved reputation for excellent local food and beer.
A separate lawned garden is located to the front of the property, behind the garage and in front of the Timber Shed. With hedges on each side providing both privacy and shelter from the wind, the garden is ideal for growing vegetables, flowers for the house or keeping a few chickens.