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Bond Oxborough - 01237 479999
Higher Glen, Orchard Hill, Bideford, Devon,
Price : £ 270,000 [convert]

Number of bedrooms : 4
Features :
  • A SPECTACULAR PERIOD PROPERTY
  • 4 Bedrooms (1 En-suite)
  • Enjoying fine views from its elevated position
  • Grand Living Room
  • Attractive Kitchen / Breakfast Room
  • Spacious Dining Room
  • Gas fired central heating
  • Off-road parking for 2 vehicles
  • Varied gardens
  • No onward chain
Details :

Higher Glen is a spectacular 4 Bedroom period property located in one of Bideford's most prestigious sought after locations with the added convenience of being just a short walk from the Town Centre.  Enjoying fine views from its elevated position, this well-presented home features a truly grand Living Room with a dramatic bay window, an attractive Kitchen / Breakfast Room, a spacious Dining Room and a fantastic Master Bedroom with En-suite.  Offering abundant living space throughout, this property also has the benefit of gas fired central heating, off-road parking for 2 vehicles and varied gardens.  A unique prospect to the market, this bright spacious house should be viewed to fully appreciate the quality and scope that is on offer.  No onward chain. 

Bideford is a peaceful olde worlde market town on the River Torridge.  The main district is on the west bank and its narrow streets filled with white painted houses sprawl from the working quay, up the slopes to the outer suburbs.  A former historic port town, Bideford is a great place to explore, whether its a trip to the shops or a restaurant outing there's something out of the norm for everyone.  The Pannier Market is a brilliant example of the towns originality, with its terrace of artists workshops and independent shops.  The town also champions sports at a grassroots level, both the local rugby and football teams have healthy followings.  There are no end of ways to join in the community spirit of this wonderful white town on the hill. 
 
All the amenities you'll ever need are to be found in easy reach of Bideford.  To the north are the coastal towns of Westward Ho!, Appledore and Northam, all of which will figure in your day-to-day routines if you enjoy the sea or the outdoor life.  Northam boasts a brilliant indoor swimming pool and gym (the only one in the local area).  
 
Bideford is within short driving distance of the Atlantic Highway (A39) that is the main feeder route across the region leading to Wadebridge in Cornwall to the south-west and to the M5 in the east. A very good regular bus services provides access to North Devon's capital, Barnstaple. Bus users can also reach Westward Ho!, Braunton, Appledore, Croyde and Ilfracombe with ease.
 
DIRECTIONS TO FIND From Bideford Quay proceed towards Northam passing Morrisons Supermarket on your right hand side.  Take the 4th right hand turning onto Orchard Hill.  Ascend the hill to where Higher Glen will be found on your left hand side with a numberplate and For Sale notice clearly displayed.
 
EPC = E  The accommodation comprises (all measurements are approximate):
 
Part glazed front door to:  
  
Entrance Porch  
With attractive tiled flooring.  Window to side elevation.  Obscure part glazed door to:
 
Living Room - 17'11 x 26'0 into bay (5.46m x 7.92m into bay)
A truly mesmerising room, the grandeur of which must be seen to be fully appreciated.  To the front of the room are 3 floor-to-ceiling wooden sash windows forming a bay window with far-reaching town views (The lower part of these windows comprise toughened safety glass).  Exposed wooden floorboards add to the character of the room.  The room, which has ample space for living and dining, has a picture rail, 2 radiators and TV point.  Solid wooden door to:
 
Dining Room - 18'8 x 12'4 (5.69m x 3.76m)
A 2nd impressive Reception Room.  This versatile space has ample room for a large family dining table and features exposed wooden floorboards and an inglenook fireplace.  Large sash window to side elevation.  Double doors to a particularly spacious understairs storage cupboard, radiator, picture rail, telephone point.
 
Inner Hallway  
Exposed wooden floorboards, stairs rising to First Floor.  Glazed wooden door to:
 
Kitchen / Breakfast Room 
 
Kitchen Area - 16'3 x 9'1 (4.95m x 2.77m)
A spacious Kitchen attractively presented to a quality modern standard with space for appliances.  Down spot lighting in addition to wall mounted lights, sleek vertical radiators.  Window to rear elevation.  Opening through to:
 
Breakfast Area - 7'8 x 8'5 (2.34m x 2.57m)
Window to front elevation.  Window and door to Rear Porch.  Space for table and chairs, sleek vertical radiator.
 
Cloakroom - 5'0 x 2'10 (1.52m x 0.86m)
White 2-piece suite comprising close couple dual flush WC and wall mounted wash hand basin with mixer tap over and tiled splashbacking.  Window to Rear Porch.
 
Rear Porch - 5'3 x 12'0 (1.60m x 3.66m)
A useful lean-to extension.  Useful shelving.  Part glazed stable door and window to front elevation.  Door to rear elevation.
 
First Floor Landing  
An extensive and spacious landing with radiator, picture rail, wall mounted lighting and hatch access to loft space - we understand that there is tremendous scope for conversion.
 
Master Bedroom - 13'8 into bay x 7'10 (4.17m into bay x 2.39m)
A truly exceptional room with large floor-to-ceiling sash windows forming a bay window to the front elevation enjoying panoramic and far-reaching town views.  Radiator, picture rail, TV point, telephone point.  Door to large walk-in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving.  Door to:
 
En-suite Shower Room - 3'9 x 10'0 (1.14m x 3.05m)
Attractively presented, this room has a White 3-piece suite comprising close couple WC, pedestal wash hand basin and fully enclosed shower cubicle with electric shower in fully tiled surround.  Down spot lighting, extractor fan, heated towel rail, half height wood panelled walls.
 
Bedroom 2 - 13'11 x 12'2 (4.24m x 3.71m)
A particularly spacious second Bedroom with large wood sash window to side elevation enjoying town and countryside views.  Picture rail, radiator, ample space for various furnishings.  Door to built-in over-stairs storage cupboard housing gas fired combination boiler.
 
Bedroom 3 - 13'9 x 8'8 (4.19m x 2.64m)
Large wood sash window to side elevation.  Radiator, picture rail.
 
Bedroom 4 - 9'8 x 7'6 (2.95m x 2.29m)
A good size fourth Bedroom with room for a double bed.  Radiator.  Wood sash window to side elevation.
 
Family Bathroom - 5'9 x 8'4 (1.75m x 2.54m)
A fully tiled room with White 3-piece suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, close couple WC and bath with shower attachment.  Hatch access to loft space, radiator, wooden floorboards.  Obscure glazed sash window.
 
Outside
To the very front of the property is a large concrete off-road parking area providing off-road parking space for 2 vehicles.
 
Access to the property is via a wrought iron gate and steps lead up to a terraced garden area with a range of mature shrubs and an ornamental tree.  Further steps lead up to a large paved area in front of the property providing an excellent space to sit, relax and enjoy the extensive town views.
 
To the side of the property is a further area of paving providing more space to sit, dry washing, etc.  There is an outside tap and a doorway to the Entrance Porch and the Rear Porch.
 
Agents Notes
  • All services / appliances have not and will not be tested.
  • Bond Oxborough Philips have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order. The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.

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