Price £557,500 - Available

  • 6 Bedrooms
  • Annex Facilities
  • Quiet Location
  • Parking for 4/5 Cars
  • Chain Free
  • 4 Reception Rooms
  • Good Sized Lawn Garden
  • Countryside Views
  • Out Building Barn Storage

6 Bedrooms - 4 Reception Rooms - Annex Facilities - Good Sized Lawn Garden - Quiet Location - Countryside Views - Parking for 4/5 Cars - Out Building Barn Storage - CHAIN FREE

Bickington is a small village nestled between Dartmoor and the market town of Newton Abbot. The village itself has a Church, and two pubs. Newton Abbot is approximately 5 miles away and has a wide range of high street shops, several supermarkets, leisure facilities, hospital and A&E department. There`s also the mainline railway station reaching London Paddington in around 2.5 hours. The A38 Devon Expressway is approximately 3 miles away, and provides a direct link to the cites of Plymouth and Exeter as well as the M5, so is a perfect location for commuters.

Lilac Cottage has to been seen to be appreciated, tucked away in a quiet private location, this property is deceptive in size. With 6 bedrooms all of which are doubles, 4 reception rooms and 5 bathrooms, this property has plenty of space for the entire family. Four of the bedrooms are located in the main portion of the house, along with a very large kitchen diner, there is also a generous and cosy living room with log burner, along with a study and games room. In addition to this there is a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom self-contained annex which can be incorporated and accessed via the main house, or if desired access via a private entrance. Making it the ideal for someone looking for rental income potential. The property has a generous amount of outside space including a very private level lawned garden, driveway parking for multiple cars and a barn loft storage space which could have development potential (Subject to necessary consents). The property originates from a grade II cottage, which in 2001 was lovingly extended by the current owners. In the original cottage section there are beautiful original features including wooden beams, cobbled floor and original doors and fireplace. The cottage section is wonderfully cosy although still very generous in space. In the extension there is a beautiful farmhouse kitchen complete with oil fired range, and butchers block. There is also a snug section giving additional space to this area. On the ground floor there is also a good sized family bathroom and a utility space, this has room and plumbing for all white goods including dishwasher and washing machine. From the back of the kitchen there is also access to the games room. The bedrooms span over both the original cottage and the extension, with the very generous master bedroom located in the extension, this is a great space with room for a large super king bed and built in storage, there is also an en suite bathroom. Heading across the landing into the upstairs of the original cottage section there are 3 further double bedrooms and a modern fitted shower room. In addition to the vast main house, there is an attached self-contained 2 bedroom annex which can be accessed via the main property or via a private entrance, this makes it perfect for potential rental income. The annex consist of 2 bedrooms, a kitchen and living room. If you wanted to incorporate this space into the main property, this is easy to do as there is also internal access. This property has to be seen to be appreciated and has a huge amount to offer. It is ideal for someone who is wanting a large property which is close to amenities and transport connections but has a rural and peaceful setting.


Oil Fired Heating and Hot Water, Mains Electricity, Water and Drainage

Local Authority
Teignbridge District Council

Viewing Arrangements
Strictly by Appointment with Agent

Agents Note
Please note there is a small flying freehold above the Study/Office

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.

Floor Plan