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Welcome to Drew Pearce

Property Experts Since 1748

Drew Pearce is a long established firm of Chartered Surveyors and Estate Agents based in Exeter, providing specialist and personal advice on all property matters to help our clients achieve their desired results.

Whether you have a property to sell or let, require building surveying services, a professional valuation or property management services, our experienced team are here to help.

Our full range of services are outlined above, but please do contact us for a chat about any aspect of property advice.



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A rare opportunity to acquire a pair of semi-detached houses in a most popular and convenient residential location. 16 & 18 Wrefords Close have been partially adapted over the years to facilitate assisted living and two openings have been formed to link the houses on the ground floor. The properties now offer huge potential for either reverting back to two family homes, for continued use for assisted living or indeed for dual family occupation.

Wrefords Close is a pleasant residential cul-de-sac on the northern edge of the city and benefits from good access to the city centre, Exeter St Davids Station and indeed all major transport links. The houses have a good westerly outlook to the rolling hills across the Exe Valley, and the open countryside of Mid


16 Wrefords Close:
Conservatory entrance, open-plan sitting room/dining room and kitchen, further reception room/bedroom 5 with balcony and a ground floor wet room with wc. On the first floor are 4 bedrooms (master with ensuite shower room) and a family bathroom.

18 Wrefords Close:
Entrance hall, open-plan sitting room/dining room and kitchen, further kitchen and a wet room. On the first floor is a large bedroom (formerly a double bedroom and single bedroom/box room), a second double bedroom and a cloakroom/wc that was formerly a family bathroom.

To the front of the houses are hardstanding and gravelled areas that provide parking for 3-4 cars as well as giving access to 2 large store rooms, one under each property. There are gardens to the side of number 18 and the rear of both houses with established fruit trees, a vine and a fine cultivated
blackberry, while an area of garden to the side of 16 has been adapted to provide a further parking space and a ramped access to the house.

Mains electricity, gas, water and drainage are connected.

The two properties are registered as one and rated as Band F

EER C (16 & 18)
Guide Price £450,000


Highbury is an attractive detached Edwardian property built in 1904 and set in a fine plot of around 1.8 acres. The property has been well maintained over the years and benefits from a full oil fired central heating system as well as double glazing throughout. The generous and well proportioned accommodation is arranged over 2 floors, while the annexe situated to the rear of the main house is a single storey building with a double garage attached at one end. There are some fine views from the house and its beautiful grounds with formal gardens surrounding the property and a half acre paddock set up a gentle hill. In the grounds are several sheds, a further large garage and a substantial barn currently arranged as a games room with kitchenette and wc.

Highbury is situated in a fine location just 1 mile from the centre of Chagford and 18 miles from the cathedral city of Exeter. Chagford itself allows easy access to Dartmoor and has a good range of amenities that include both day to day and specialist shops, a parish church, Roman Catholic church, a pre-school, primary school and a Montessori School, pubs, cafes, restaurants and a hotel.


Main house:
Entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, music/family room, kitchen/breakfast room, larder, utility room and a ground floor shower room with wc. On the first floor are 4 double bedrooms (3 with ensuite facilities), a single bedroom and a family bathroom.

Entrance hall, sitting room. Kitchen/dining room, 2 bedrooms (1 with ensuite cloakroom) and a shower room. There is a double garage attached giving potential to extend the annexe accommodation subject to the necessary consents.

The wonderful gardens surround the house, there is good level lawn to the front, a large patio to the rear and some attractive granite walled terraced lawns leading up to a raised patio with fine views. Alongside the drive is a pretty spring fed pond and a further drive leads up to the paddock, a large garage and substantial games barn. Approx. 1.8 acres in total.

Mains electricity and water. Septic tank drainage and oil fired central heating.

Band F
Guide Price £925,000


Arched porch with a UPVC glazed front door

Under stairs cupboard, storage cupboard, radiator, mains wired smoke detector

Claokroom 4' 6'' x 2' 7'' (1.37m x 0.79m)
White low level WC, corner basin, opaque window to side elevation, ceiling light, radiator, tiled floor and part tiled walls.

Living room 15' 0'' x 12' 3'' (4.57m x 3.73m)
(maximum measurement into bay window) Front aspect, radiator, stone fireplace with modern electric fireplace and decorative pebbles, ceiling light fitting.

Dining room 11' 0'' x 9' 3'' (3.35m x 2.82m)
With oak flooring, radiator and wall shelving. Ceiling light fitting, and opening into

Sun room 10' 0'' x 5' 7'' (3.05m x 1.70m)
Double doors to garden, twin wall lights, opening into

Kitchen 11' 7'' x 7' 8'' (3.53m x 2.34m)
(maximum including depth of kitchen units) Rear aspect, oak flooring and a range of superb cream gloss fronted units providing ample cupboard and drawer space, together with matching fitted wall cabinets. Black polished granite working surfaces with inset stainless-steel sink, rinsing bowl and mixer tap. Inset stainless steel five ring gas hob with stainless steel splash back and matching chimney style extractor hood over. Integrated automatic washing machine, integrated slimline dish washer and recess for upright fridge/freezer. Integrated stainless steel double electric oven and matching microwave. Gas central heating boiler.


Bedroom 1 15' 0'' x 11' 4'' (4.57m x 3.45m)
(max into bay window) Radiator, front aspect.

Bedroom 2 11' 5'' x 11' 0'' (3.48m x 3.35m)
Rear aspect, fitted cupboard with shelving, also housing the boiler, radiator.

Bedroom 3 7' 11'' x 6' 11'' (2.41m x 2.11m)
Front aspect, radiator.

Bathroom 6' 10'' x 5' 7'' (2.08m x 1.70m)
Rear aspect with opaque window, tiled flooring, white suite comprising panelled bath with chrome mixer, chrome thermostatic mixer shower over and glass bi-folding screen; pedestal wash basin with chrome mixer tap, and low-level WC with dual top flush. Chrome thermostatic ladder style towel rail, ceiling light fitting. White wall tiling with pearlescent mosaic border.

Drive in from road provides brick paved OFF STREET PARKING for two cars.
Shared driveway leading to GARAGE 15'5 X 8'2 (4.69m x 2.48m) with up and over door, lighting and power.
Pedestrian gate into ENCLOSED REAR GARDEN with raised patio, outside tap and lawns.

Guide Price £339,500

We are moving from London to Exeter and needed a survey on the property that we wanted to buy. Right from our initial contact with [Drew Pearce / Christian Bostock] we were impressed with their professionalism and the advice that we were given, and we commissioned [them / him] to carry out a Full Building Survey on our behalf. We were kept informed at every stage of the process, and... CJ – London

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