Watergate, Langtree, Torrington
This spectacular property is nestled within beautiful North Devon countryside and is an extremely attractive three to four bedroom detached home that is situated in a wonderful location along a long drive, giving the feeling of being off the beaten track.
The property is located just a few miles from the village of Langtree and within 10 minutes’ drive of Great Torrington and 15 minutes’ drive of Bideford, but more importantly it’s situated close to, and has direct access onto, the Tarka Trail that is a popular bridle way from Meeth to Braunton.
This spectacular property is nestled within beautiful North Devon countryside having approximately 2.5 acres of grounds that are beautifully maintain by the current owners.
Internally the property consists of a welcoming entrance porch with a stable door and a useful separate cloakroom w/c.
The living room is a stunning dual aspect room with double doors that lead onto the rear patio. This room has beamed ceilings, stripped floorboards and a wood burning stove set into the chimney. An opening leads into the impressive vaulted conservatory where you can totally relax and gaze across the garden. The final room to this floor is the spacious kitchen dining room that measures 26’ x 16’7 and is fitted with a bespoke country style range of units that have granite inlay work surfaces with a butler style sink, there is a fitted dishwasher, fridge freezer and electrically operated Esse (available by separate negotiation). The dining area has a fantastic, gothic style hard wood double glazed, arched window overlooking the countryside and enough space to house a 10 seated dining suite comfortably.
The utility room has been created within the garage and has space and plumbing for a washing machine and a tumble dryer.
On the first floor are three bedrooms all are double in size with the master having double doors onto a timber constructed balcony, The luxurious bathroom is also on this floor and comprises of a stylish white suite with a roll top bath, w/c, wash hand basin placed on a slate shelf with storage below and a tiled shower cubical.
On the second floor is an impressive room that the current owners use as a study, with 2 windows overlooking the grounds and views beyond. An en-suite shower room comprising of a white three piece suite completes this floor.
The property is approached via a long gravel drive, which is part of its curtilage. Arriving at the house there is a gravel parking area to the front of the garage with a patio area and lawns to the sides. At the rear of the property is a lovely walled patio ideal for alfresco dining, a raised flower bed which is heavily stocked with flowers and shrubs. From here a few steps lead onto a raised lawn area that has an established pond with a water fall and overflow leat that in turn leads into a brook. There is a raised deck with glass balustrade that allows you to enjoy views over the remaining land. There is also a 15’ x 15’ summer house and a productive raised kitchen garden and 2 greenhouses (available by separate negotiation). A 5 bar farm gate gives access over the taka trail. There is an orchard towards the south boundary and a tree lined avenue that leads to the bottom of the paddock where there is a spacious 29’7 x 28’8 L shaped wooden barn with a stable door. You are also able to access the Tarka Trail from here.
On the other side of the Tarka Trail is approximately one acre of land bordered by a stream, where the current owners have created a wildlife sanctuary and butterfly meadow.
The popular village of Langtree is situated about 4 miles south-west of Great Torrington and 8 miles south of Bideford. Within the Village is a popular public house, primary school, village hall and All Saints Church; believed to date back to the 13th century. There is a wonderful sense of community around the village, hence its popularity with all types of people from young family’s to senior citizens.
Services & referral fees
Webbers Property Services Ltd (WPSLtd) refer buyers and vendor clients to The Mortgage Advice Bureau, please be aware that should you decide to use this service (WPSLtd) will receive an average referral fee of £175 from them on legal completion. (WPSLtd) may also provide a conveyancing quotation via Law Firm Services (LFS) in conjunction with a local law firm, should you decide to use this service (WPSLtd) will receive a referral fee of £150 on legal completion. This fee is taken for recommending their services and to cover the on-line transaction management service provided by (LFS).
Leave Torrington on the A386 towards Bideford. On the edge of town, turn left opposite the Commons and signposted Langtree. Continue along this road for approximately 2.5 miles until crossing a small stone bridge, turn immediately left after the taka trail car park and the property will be found ahead.
From the M5 take the exit at Junction 27 following through Tiverton and onto the A361 to South Molton. Proceed through South Molton onto the B3227 signposted Torrington. Continue through Torrington on the A386 following signs to Bideford and on the edge of Torrington take the left turning back onto the B3227 to Langtree. Continue along this road for approximately 2.5 miles until crossing a small stone bridge, turn immediately left after the taka trail car park and the property will be found ahead.