A beautifully presented Grade II listed 4 bedroom semi-detached townhouse with large gardens and parking.
- Semi Detached
13-15 High Street is conveniently situated on the eastern side of the bustling market town of Honiton. Honiton serves a large rural community and is particularly well-known as an antique and book centre as well as having most of the usual multiples such as Smiths, Boots, Tesco and a variety of shops, restaurants, schools, sports centre/swimming pool, golf club and main line rail link to London Waterloo.
Honiton has excellent communication facilities with a dual carriageway to the Cathedral City of Exeter, some 16.5 miles to the west. Exeter has excellent shopping and sporting facilities, theatres, art centre, main line rail link to London (Paddington) and a small international airport, together with M5 access. The Regency coastal resort of Sidmouth lies some 9 miles to the south with its pebble beach (sand at low tide), long esplanade and range of independent shops.
The renowned Colyton Grammar School, one of Englands top mixed state schools, is situated about 9 ½ miles away
13-15 High Street is a beautifully presented Grade II Listed semi-detached townhouse that was formally two cottages which now provides extensive and flexible accommodation set over three floors.
The characterful property has been subject to extensive works over the period of time of current ownership. A solid wood ledge and braced entrance door opens into the principal Sitting Room, a charming character filled room with original brick and dressed stone fireplace and a newly fitted log burner, sash window with seat, exposed beams and batten plank door to the first of two staircases rising to the first floor.
There is also second Sitting Room/Study/Occasional 5th Bedroom and a Dining Room. A pretty cast iron fireplace with neighbouring small pane sash window creates a cosy intimate atmosphere to the Dining Room with a built in cupboard providing shelved storage and an opening into the Kitchen. Arranged in a galley style with a comprehensive range of fitted cupboard and drawer units, worksurfaces with co-ordinating tiling, large oven with five ring gas hob, fridge freezer and built-in dishwasher all included in the sale.
The second sitting room similarly features a window seat with fireplace (currently boarded) and latch door to a second staircase. A batten plank door at the rear opens to a rear reception area with period braced door into the rear yard and gardens with a latch door to a cloakroom.
Both staircases rise to the first floor providing independent access to two double bedrooms linked by a central interconnecting door and both with windows to the front, the larger (master) with an en suite shower room and the smaller served by a stand alone family Bathroom off a landing which has a further staircase to a second floor. On the second floor is a double bedroom with a built in wardrobe, eaves storage space, exposed roof beams and pretty dormer casement windows. A fourth bedroom is accessed from a latch door and staircase off the master bedroom also featuring a built-in wardrobe, eaves storage space, exposed beams and casement dormer window.
Worthy of particular mention are the superb approximately 200ft landscaped rear gardens with views towards Dumpdon Hill. In the main are laid to lawn with numerous areas to sit out in during fine weather. Various Shrub, flowers and tress provide year-round color and interest. Lovely raised deck and shingled area. Feature wildlife pond and aluminum greenhouse. Useful workshop, lean-to and outside WC. Wooden double gates provide access to the good-sized shingled parking area.