2 Bedroom Semi-detached house in SHUTE Axminster

Key features:2 BedroomsLoft room with En-Suite WC3 Reception RoomsKitchenUtility AreaStudyGarden2 Timber Workshop/StoresAmple ParkingEPC Rating EFull description:*** draft details ***A delightful character cottage with spacious accommodation, located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, yet only three miles from the facilities of Colyton.

Constructed with colour washed elevations under a slate roof, the property has views over the surrounding countryside and has been extended and improved during the current ownership and comes to market for the first time in over thirty years.

The very spacious and flexible accommodation with three reception rooms includes on the ground floor; living room, sitting room, dining room, study, kitchen, utility area and WC and could offer further bedroom accommodation by using one of the reception rooms.

On the first floor there are two bedrooms and a family bathroom, with stairs rising to a loft room and en-suite WC.

The cottage offers a wealth of character features including; cottage style doors, fine inglenook fireplace to the living room and exposed beams.

Outside are gardens, parking for several vehicles and large timber workshop/store.

The property has oil fired central heating and timber windows - some double glazed.

Stable front door with glazed light into:-Entrance HallExposed beam.

Terracotta tiled floor.

Cottage style door into:-Living Room17' 5" x 11' (5.

31m x 3.

35m) plus inglenook.

Dual aspect window to front.

Leaded light window to rear.

Fine feature inglenook fireplace with timber Bessemer and bread oven shelves to alcove.

Three wall light points.

Door to understairs storage cupboard.

Heavily beamed ceiling.


Door through to:-Sitting Room/Library14' 5" x 10' 5" (4.

39m x 3.

18m) plus stairs and door recess.

Window to front.

Three wall light points.

Extensive range of bookshelves.

Beamed ceiling.


At the rear of the library are stairs to the first floor and door to:-Study14' 8" x 6' 6" (4.

47m x 1.


Stable door to outside and window to side.

Twin Velux roof lights.

Wall mounted shelves.


Returning to entrance hall, steps down to:-KitchenMax.

Overall 12' 1" x 10' 4" (3.

68m x 3.


Two windows to front.

The kitchen has been fitted in a traditional style with a range of matching base units with antique pine fronted panel door and drawer fronts.

L-shaped run of timber work surface with inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap.

Range of cupboards and drawers beneath including space and plumbing for dishwasher and inset space with electric cooker, splash back tiling and extraction over.


Terracotta tiled floor.

Step up to:-Utility Area7' 5" x 6' 6" (2.

26m x 1.

98m) including larder, plus WC.

Run of work surface with space and plumbing for washing machine.

Wall mounted shelves with programmer for heating and hot water.

Door to larder cupboard with terracotta tiled floor and door to:-W.

CClose-coupled WC with coordinating seat and pedestal wash hand basin with chrome tap.

Wall light point with extraction to ceiling.

Attractive splash back tiling.

Terracotta tiled floor.

Returning to kitchen, steps down to:-Dining/Family Room20' 4" x 11' 3" (6.

20m x 3.


A lovely dual aspect room with window to front and large glazed patio doors to side.

Fan to ceiling.

Picture rail.

Dado rail.


Returning to sitting room, easy rising stairs to:-first floorLanding with window to rear.

Hatch to roof space.

Stripped cottage style doors off to:-BathroomWindow to rear.

Coloured suite comprising; panel bath with chrome taps and shower attachment over with glazed shower screen.

Close-coupled WC with timber seat.

Vanity unit with twin wash hand basins with chrome mixer taps in tiled surround with cupboards beneath.

Splash back tiling to walls.

Twin wall lights.

Shaver socket.

Ladder style towel rail.

Bedroom OneMax.

Overall 17' x 10' 10" (5.

18m x 3.


Window to front.


Bedroom Two14' 5" x 10' 2" (4.

39m x 3.

10m) including stairs.

Window to front.


Curving staircase rising to:-second floorDoor to:-Loft Room/Occasional Bedroom ThreeRestricted ceiling height 17' 3" x 9' 6" (5.

26m x 2.

90m) plus alcove and en-suite WC.

Twin Velux roof lights give lovely rural views.


Door to:-En-Suite WCVelux roof light.

Close-coupled WC and vanity sink with chrome tap on timber surround with cupboards beneath.

Chrome ladder style towel rail.

Shaver socket.

OutsideThe property is approached through a timber five bar gate shared with the neighbouring property, which gives onto a gravelled driveway that provides parking for two/three vehicles.

To the side of the driveway is an area of grass which borders a delightful local stream.

At the end of the driveway is a stone wall and paved courtyard with two substantial timber garden sheds/workshops, including a log store.

The front door is approached over a stepping stone path through an excellent sized area of lawn with inset specimen planting.

Adjacent to the cottage is an attractive period wrought iron gate that provides further onsite parking if required.

A cobbled path then approached the front door and continues round to the side of the cottage, where there is a large brick paved patio that provides a spacious outside entertaining area with a water feature and further seating area at the rear.

The path continues round to the rear of the property where the path continues to the stable door and study and provides a space for the oil storage tank and external housing for the oil fired boiler.

Services* Private water supply* Septic tank* Mains electricityEnergy Performance Certificate

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