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Tower View, Shirwell, Barnstaple

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Available for sale

Offers invited - Guide price £524,000
5 Bedroom Detached Bungalow

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Situated in the slightly elevated position on the edge of the popular village of Shirwell, and taking in the stunning views over the garden and open countryside beyond, some all the way to Exmoor, yet still retaining a high degree of privacy, this is an extremely spacious, extended 5 double bedroom detached bungalow having been the subject of considerable improvement and modernisation by the current vendors and now offering truly spacious and immaculately presented accommodation, which would suit as a single family home or dual occupany, if required, and offering facilities for wheelchair use.

The property also benefits oil fired central heating, pvcu double glazed windows and doors throughout, ample parking, double open carport and integral garage.

The adaptable, light and airy accommodation briefly comprises: entrance hall with Travertine flooring, window overlooking the front, door opening into the open plan dining room with door to the utility room with window overlooking the front, a range of wall and base units with working surfaces over, inset sink, space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer and other electrical appliances. An opening leads to the stunning sitting room with vaulted ceiling, atrium-style window taking in the views over countryside towards Exmoor, bi-folding glass garden doors leading to the sun terrace at the rear and window overlooking the front. wood burning stove and discreet lighting. The kitchen/breakfast room has a modern range of Shaker-style cream wall and base units with wood block effect working surfaces over, space for dining table, complementary tiling, inset twin circular sinks with mixer tap, space and plumbing for dishwasher, electric double oven with ceramic hob and stainless steel extractor over, down lights, laminate flooring and window to the front taking in the superb views. The good size family room has French doors leading to the rear and window to side.

Off the inner hall is access to the 5 double bedrooms with bedroom 1 having its own access to the rear garden, laminate flooring and a large ensuite bathroom/wetroom with sealed floor, bath with electric Mira shower, wash basin and w.c. Bedroom 3 has a window overlooking the rear garden and bedrooms 2,4 and 5 all enjoy views to the front taking in the stunning countryside. Bedroom 2 has built-in furniture. The family shower room has a 3-piece white suite comprising corner shower cubicle, wash basin and w.c. Additionally, there is a bathroom with 3-piece white suite comprising bath, wash basin and w.c.

Outside, the property is approached via a 5-bar gate leading to the ample parking and turning area and an area laid to chippings ideal for boat or caravan. There is an integral garage with up and over door and light and power connected. There is also a covered carport with sensor lighting and wheelchair access ramp leading to an entrance door which leads to the inner hall. From the side a 5-bar gate leads to the level side garden, laid mainly to lawn, which abuts a field to one side and is separated from the rear garden by a low picket fence with young hedging. Across the rear of the garden is an extensive patio with a large covered area with tiled floor and picture windows overlooking the garden, vaulted ceiling and light and power connected. All ideal for under cover al-fresco dining. There is a large sun terrace to one side taking in the countryside views out to Exmoor. Detached timber outbuilding currently used as a home office/studio with double glazed window and power and light connected. Steps lead up to the tiered garden surrounded by mature shrubs and plants. In all the gardens and grounds extend to half an acre with stunning views.

Shirwell is a popular village lying north of Barnstaple town by approximately 4 miles and is an extremely sought after location with a small junior school, village hall and the village itself offers excellent village amenities with many activities taking place and the area is surrounded by some spectacular rolling countryside. There is easy access to the town centre of Barnstaple which offers an excellent range of amenities including both local and national high street shops, banks and leisure facilities, whilst the coastal villages of Croyde, Putsborough, Woolacombe and Saunton Sands, as well as Instow and Westward Ho!, are easily accessible by car.


SITTING ROOM 1 18'6" x 16'3" (5.64m x 4.95m).

SITTING ROOM 2 16'7" x 15'4" (5.05m x 4.67m).

DINING ROOM 14'4" x 9'10" (4.37m x 3m).

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 14'1" x 11'9" (4.3m x 3.58m).

UTILITY ROOM 9'10" x 9'3" (3m x 2.82m).



BEDROOM 1 14'3" x 13'10" (4.34m x 4.22m).


BEDROOM 2 14'8" x 11'10" (4.47m x 3.6m).

BEDROOM 3 11'2" x 9'4" (3.4m x 2.84m).

BEDROOM 4 11'10" x 9'4" (3.6m x 2.84m).

BEDROOM 5 11'9" x 9'3" (3.58m x 2.82m).

GARAGE 22'8" x 9'11" (6.9m x 3.02m).

DOUBLE CARPORT 19'8" x 19' (6m x 5.8m).

OUTBUILDING 11'7" x 7'5" (3.53m x 2.26m).

ALFRESCO DINING AREA 16'1" X 15'4" (4.9m X 4.67m).

SERVICES    Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.

COUNCIL TAX BAND E*- NDDC. * At the time of preparing these details our information regarding the Council Tax Band is correct. However, purchasers are advised to contact North Devon District Council for their own satisfaction.

From our office proceed out of town on the A39 in the direction of Lynton. Continue past the District Hospital and proceed through the Hamlet of Burridge, continuing into Shirwell. Just past what was the village shop, Tower View will be seen on the right hand side accessed by a five bar wooden gate.

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