Chagford - Highbury

5 Bedroom Detached House with Annexe - £925,000 - Ref 7573

Accommodation Detail

  • Freehold

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.

THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:

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.

Annexe:
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.

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

COUNCIL TAX
Band F