Rose Cottage, Littleham, Nr Bideford
- For Sale
Rose Cottage, situated in the heart of the traditional and popular village of Littleham offers the opportunity to purchase a characterful cottage set within mature gardens extending to approximately 1/3 of an acre. The cottage itself is light and airy throughout with high ceilings and boasting many original features including the curved staircase with mahogany handrail, fireplaces, original tiled floors and an attractive bay window.
The property is approached via a double gated entrance leading to the driveway with off road parking for several vehicles. The solid Entrance Door gives access to the Entrance Lobby although the current vendor prefers to use the entrance door giving access to the Conservatory which overlooks the gardens, this then leads to the Kitchen being fully fitted with matching eye and base units, adjoining wooden work surface and useful pantry off and leading in turn to the 4 pieces family Bathroom. From the Kitchen, and a real feature of the property is the Dining Room, boasting the attractive curved staircase with mahogany handrail, a fireplace housing the Rayburn and original tiled flooring, completing the accommodation to the ground floor and to the front of the cottage is the Sitting Room with woodburner and attractive feature bay window. To the first floor are 2 double bedrooms both with original feature fireplaces with the master bedroom having a large double fitted wardrobe.
Undoubtedly the gardens and grounds to Rose Cottage are a superb feature of this enchanting and attractive property, from the cottage a private high walled yard can be found which is handy for storage and a rear gate gives access to the detached garage 19'9 x 8'0, situated opposite the cottage with an area of parking to the front and useful storage shed. There is a 18'9 x 5'9 detached studio as well as 2 storey apple loft 10'9 x 10'3 (on both levels) offering a versatile space as well as a further woodstore and summerhouse.
The gardens here are private being high walled and tree lined with well established trees, bushes and hedges throughout, there are paths leading to the lawns and offering the opportunity to enjoy the garden fully whilst a sunny patio area is the perfect space for outside dining and entertaining there is also a vegetable garden offering the space to grow and enjoy home grown fruit and vegetable.
15'0 (4.57m) into Bay max x 13'9 (4.2m)
13'9 max x 12'3 (4.19m max x 3.73m)
12'3 max x 11'3 (3.73m max x 3.43m)
13'9 x 6'3 (4.19 x 1.91m).
8'9 x 7'6 (2.67m x 2.29m).
14'3 x 11'3 (4.34m max x 3.43m)
11'3 x 9' (3.43m max x 2.74m)
18'9 x 5'9 (5.72m x 1.75m)
Two-Storey Apple Loft
Both floors are 10'9 x 10'3 (3.28m x 3.12m)
Patio, Lawns & Vegetable Gardens
Private and secluded with high walls and tree lined offering a great degree of privacy and enjoying a sunny aspect.
From Bideford Quay proceed towards Torrington. At mini roundabout continue straight onto New Road signposted Holsworthy/Torrington. At Landcross take the right hand turning signposted Littleham /Buckland Brewer/ Parkham. Stay on this road for a short distance taking the right hand turning signposted Littleham. Continue on this country road until reaching the centre of the village passing the turning to the Crealock Arms on the left up the hill where Rose Cottage can be found on the left with a name plate clearly displayed.
The delightful village of Littleham provides a range of village amenities including local Pub, Church and Village hall. The village is surrounded by unspoilt rolling countryside and is within short driving distance of some of North Devon and Cornwall's most breathtaking coastline with beauty spots including Hartland Point, Peppercombe Beach, Bucks Mills and Clovelly. The
nearby port and market town of Bideford is approximately 4 miles distant where a wide range of national and local shopping, banking and recreational facilities can be found. The market town of Torrington is approximately 7 miles whilst the A39 North Devon Link Road provides access to the regional centre of Barnstaple, approximately 14 miles distant, and beyond to the national motorway network.