Capern Close, Braunton
£274,000 Offers Over
- Detached Property
- Three Bedrooms
- Double Glazing
- Gas Fired Central Heating
- Sat Nav To EX33 2PA
Property SummaryA detached family home with gardens and single garage in a quiet, small cul-de-sac location within easy walking distance of both a primary and secondary school, both recently rated good by Ofsted. Not far from the village centre and convenient for the A361 to Barnstaple and its railway station. The property is just a short drive from the North Devon Heritage Coast which includes the beaches-Croyde, Saunton and Putsborough. Also North Devon Biosphere of Braunton Burrows and one of Englands' top golf courses, Saunton Golf Club is a 10 minute drive away. North Devon Area is an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. For over 30 miles of traffic free, walking and cycling to the well known Tarka Trail, access can be found in the village of Braunton.
Capern Close is just a little South of Braunton village centre with regular bus services stopping nearby and connecting with Barnstaple, Bideford and Westward Ho. The National Coach Service also picks up/drops off in Braunton. As well as the two schools, other amenities on the doorstep include a Post Office and filling station while the entrance to the North Devon Athletics Club is across the road, another two Primary Schools,are located further in the village. The 16th Century Williams Arms is also nearby, serving a selection of dishes inspired by cuisine from around the world as well as traditional British fare and cask ales. There is a Tesco superstore within a five minute drive, while the town centre boasts an impressive selection of shops, bars, pubs and restaurants. Braunton also comprises public houses, Veterinary surgeons, dentists, doctors surgery with a main hospital being located in nearby Barnstaple.
The close is an attractive, block-paved street with access to the property via an asphalt drive leading to the single garage with up-and-over door. Flagstone paths lead to steps to the front door and a passageway offering access to the rear of the house, with small lawned areas either side. The back garden is South facing and laid mostly to lawn, with a flagstone patio accessed via double doors from the kitchen/diner. Head-high timber fence panels either side offer some privacy from neighbouring properties while a Devon bank divides the garden from fields to the rear. The garden is planted with some shrubs and a cherry tree, with bulbs planted in beds bordering the lawn. The property is private, not overlooked and enjoys country side views.
The front door opens onto a porch - handy for storing outdoor shoes or wet pets in winter - with a separate wood and glass panel door leading into the lounge. Open stairs lead to the first floor while the carpeted lounge includes a feature fireplace with wood-effect mantle and white surround framing a cast-iron gas fire. The thermostat for controlling the gas-fired central heating system is mounted on one wall while the room is equipped with a TV point and window overlooking the front garden. A second wooden door with glass panels opens on the kitchen/diner, fitted with a tiled floor. The dining area is large enough for a family-sized table, with double doors opening onto the rear garden. The kitchen space includes base and wall units in a light-coloured wood above and below rolled laminate work tops in grey. Mediterranean-style splashback tiles are fitted above all cooking and preparation areas with the design incorporating an electric hob, oven and grill beneath an extractor; space and plumbing for a dishwasher; space for a fridge; and a stainless steel sink with drainer and separate hot and cold taps beneath an additional window overlooking the rear garden. Cooker can be wired for Gas or electricity. Stairs to the first floor lead to a landing with an airing cupboard and doors to the three good sized, double bedrooms one with integral wardrobe - all fitted with carpets and wall-mounted radiators for warmth. The house bathroom currently decorated in a striking leaf pattern includes a low-level WC, pedestal sink with shell-effect hand basin, and a panel bath with overhead electric shower, separate hot and cold taps in chrome. Double glazed and with cavity and wall and loft insulation.
Lounge: 16 11 (5.16m) x 11 8 (3.56m)
Kitchen/diner: 16 11 (5.16m) x 8 9 (2.67m)
Garage: 16 6 (5.03m) x 9 5 (2.81m)
Bedroom 1: 16 6 (5.03m) x 9 5 (2.81m)
Bedroom 2: 12 0 (3.67m) x 8 0 (2.43m)
Bedroom 3: 16 11 (5.16m) x 8 5 (2.56m)
Bathroom: 7 3 (2.20m) x 5 8 (1.72m)
These particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed and they do not constitute an offer of contract. Intending purchasers must rely on their own inspection of the property. None of the above appliances/services have been tested by Esale. We recommend purchasers arrange for a qualified person to check all appliances/services before legal commitment.