An upgraded and extended detached bungalow set in good sized gardens within about half a mile of the station and less than a mile to the centre of town. The 1940's bungalow has been extended and extensively modernised under the current ownership to provide attractive accommodation comprising: three bedrooms (two good doubles and a generous single), one with en-suite shower room, family bathroom, large hallway with plenty of cupboard storage, re-fitted kitchen, lounge with multi-fuel stove and a lovely garden room with vaulted ceiling. The garden is level and being a corner plot, quite a good size. Formerly darkened by large conifers, the garden has been transformed into a lovely space well stocked with a large variety of flowering shrubs, spring bulbs and other flowering plants to provide seasonal colour. There is a driveway providing parking and leading to a single garage. The property benefits from double glazing, gas central heating, cavity wall insulation and uPVC soffits and fascias.
Axminster is an old market town made famous by the Axminster carpet company and is situated on the River Axe in East Devon. There is a main line train station with services to London Waterloo and Exeter and the town provides a good range of day to day shopping, banking and health needs with plenty of cafes including the River Cottage Canteen, which draws visitors to the town. The Jurassic coast at Axmouth is just 6 miles to the south and the surrounding area has been designated as being of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The accommodation, all measurements approximate, comprises:
ENCLOSED ENTRANCE PORCH - 1.82m (6'0") x 1.66m (5'5")
Enclosed entrance porch. uPVC half glazed front door with stained glass design. Windows to front and side. Ceramic tiled floor. Half glazed door to
HALL - 6.26m (20'6") x 2.51m (8'3") Max
Two double cupboards. Deep store cupboard with power and light. Hatch to insulated (and part boarded) loft with pull down ladder and light.
KITCHEN - 3.8m (12'6") x 3.67m (12'0")
Window to side overlooking the garden. Door to garden. The kitchen has been attractively re-fitted with a range of wall and base units with wine racks, tray storage and clever corner cupboard accessories, laminate work surfaces and inset stainless steel sink unit and drainer. Integrated Bosch slim-line dish washer. Integrated Neff electric oven/grill and induction hob with cooker hood above. Integrated Hotpoint washing machine. Space for fridge/freezer. Radiator.
LOUNGE - 4.91m (16'1") x 3.63m (11'11")
Three windows to rear with distant country views. Fireplace fitted with multi-fuel stove. TV point. Telephone point. Radiator. Square arch opening to
GARDEN ROOM - 3.18m (10'5") x 2.98m (9'9")
Window to side overlooking the garden. French doors to garden. Vaulted ceiling with two Velux windows. Radiator.
BEDROOM ONE - 4.26m (14'0") x 3.57m (11'9")
Window to rear with distant countryside view. Cupboard housing Worcester gas boiler for central heating and hot water. Radiator. Door to
EN SUITE - 1.91m (6'3") x 1.51m (4'11")
Obscure glazed window to side. Fitted with a modern white suite comprising corner shower cubicle fitted with a Mira electric shower, w.c. and wash hand basin with cupboards below. Fully tiled walls. Ladder style chrome radiator. Extractor. Ceramic tiled flooring.
BEDROOM TWO - 3.22m (10'7") x 2.55m (8'4")
Window to front. Radiator.
BEDROOM THREE - 3.23m (10'7") x 2.15m (7'1")
Window to front. Radiator.
BATHROOM - 2.2m (7'3") x 1.75m (5'9")
Obscure glazed window to side. Fitted with a white suite comprising panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, w.c. and pedestal wash hand basin. Part tiled walls. Extractor. Ladder style chrome radiator. Ceramic tiled floor.
At the front of the property is a gated entrance with wall and fenced boundaries. A concrete driveway provides parking for 2-3 vehicles and leads to the garage.
GARAGE - 4.26m (14'0") x 2.4m (7'10")
Up and over door to front. Window to rear. Power and light.
A gate from the driveway leads into the garden. Being a corner plot the garden lies mainly on two sides of the property and has been attractively landscaped. The garden path continues around to a patio area which is accessed from both the kitchen and garden room. To one side, there is a planting beds which is full of colourful plants with a little picket fence separating this from the vegetable bed beyond. A further path from the patio leads into the heart of the garden where there is a lovely central wooden archway with trellis which makes a striking feature. There is a green house and shed and outside tap. The garden is very well stocked with a lovely range of flowering shrubs and small trees and is south facing.
All mains services are connected. Water is metered.
East Devon District Council. Band D. Currently £1986.24 (2020/21).
The property, built around 1948/49, has undergone considerable modernisation under the current ownership including: mains gas installed along with a full central heating system, new fuse box, some new windows, new electric shower, new kitchen, multi-fuel stove fitted in the lounge and the garden room extension. The property has been very well maintained and is presented in excellent decorative order both inside and out. There is also cavity wall insulation.
Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.
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