• For Sale
  • GBP 657,750 
  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Property Style: Traditional
  • Bedroom: 4
Situated in the pretty village of Challacombe, within Exmoor National Park, is this most attractive 4 bedroom detached country residence positioned on a 1/3 of an acre plot.

On approach, you are greeted by a large, gated driveway providing ample off-road parking for numerous vehicles and a superb triple garage/workshop which measures a very impressive 26'2'' x 17'7''.

Upon entering the property there is a useful porch which leads to the inner hallway providing access to a downstairs cloakroom, utility room with a stainless steel sink inset into worktop surfaces with plumbing for washing machine below. Accessed via the utility room is the recently fitted, contemporary 4-piece suite family bathroom. The kitchen/diner is the real heart of the home and is a fantastic space for entertaining and socialising with friends and family, comprising of an attractive multi fuel rayburn used for cooking, in addition to an original bread oven. There is a breakfast bar and a large dining area providing ample space for a table and chairs. There is also a useful pantry cupboard. Off the kitchen/diner is a delightful sun room enjoying a fantastic outlook over the gardens. The dual aspect living room is the epitome of character, with exposed beams and wood burner.

The first floor landing gives access to the 4 bedrooms. The main bedroom is an excellent size featuring a dressing area, built in wardrobes and a 4-piece en-suite bathroom. Bedrooms 2 and 3 are good size double rooms whilst bedroom 4 is a nice single room.

Outside, the garden is where this home continues to shine with a delightful south facing plot measuring 1/3 of an acre and enjoying complete privacy. The plot is mostly laid with level lawn bordered by mature shrubs and trees, there is a paved patio seating area which is perfect for outdoor dining and entertaining. Furthermore, there is a good size wood store next to the triple garage providing further storage for garden tools and equipment, an outbuilding with light and power, greenhouse and a vegetable patch.

The delightful and popular village of Challacombe is situated within Exmoor National Park, between Simonsbath and Barnstaple, and offers a Post Office/convenience store with tea room facilities in addition to an extremely popular pub, The Black Venus, which is renowned for excellent food, and there are schools located at Pilton. Barnstaple town centre is within easy driving distance and offers a range of amenities including local and national high street shops, banks and leisure facilities and a branch railway line links Barnstaple with Exeter St. David's and Exeter Central.

Entrance Porch



Utility Room


Kitchen/Diner 24'4" x 12'4" (7.42m x 3.76m).

Sun Room 14'1" x 10'10" (4.3m x 3.3m).

Living Room 15'10" x 13'5" (4.83m x 4.1m).

First Floor

Bedroom 1 12'8" x 10'7" (3.86m x 3.23m).

Dressing Area

En Suite Bathroom

Bedroom 2 13'3" x 11' (4.04m x 3.35m).

Bedroom 3 9'1" x 6'9" (2.77m x 2.06m).

Bedroom 4 12'3" x 5'11" (3.73m x 1.8m).

Triple Garage/Workshop 26'2" x 17'7" (7.98m x 5.36m).

Tenure    Freehold

Services    Mains water and electricity. Oil fired central heating. Private septic tank drainage

Viewing    Strictly by appointment with the sole selling agent

Council Tax Band    E - North Devon District Council

From Barnstaple proceed out of town on the Goodleigh Road, signposted to Bratton Fleming. Proceed through the village and at Four Cross Way turn left onto the A399 (signposted Blackmoor Gate). Continue along this road and at Friendship Farm turn right onto the B3358 signposted to Challacombe and Simonsbath. Continue into Challacombe where the property will be found on your right hand side just before you get to the Black Venus Inn.

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Challacombe, Barnstaple, Devon, Exeter, England, United Kingdom is a Exeter luxury Single Family Home listed for sale GBP 657,750. This high end Exeter Single Family Home is comprised of 4 bedrooms and N/A baths. Find more luxury properties in Exeter or search for luxury properties for sale in Exeter.