Now this is truly a rare opportunity. Having been in the hands of the same local family for decades, this unique home now comes to the open market. Located within close proximity to Bideford Town Centre, this property is probably best described as a secure gated compound that comprises of a large open courtyard area that is flanked by 2 large Workshops which have living accommodation above and a tiered Office Space. Currently being sold with full residential status, this property offers tremendous scope for development (subject to planning approval) as either a residential or commercial unit. Available with vacant possession on completion, an early viewing comes highly recommended to avoid disappointment.
Hardstanding Parking Space 17'7" (5.36m) x 8'3" (2.51m) minimum. Giving access to the property is the hardstanding parking space which has sliding wooden doors that screen it from Old Town. Access to the main property courtyard is directly ahead via secure metal gates.
Courtyard Area Primarily in front of the property is a wide open courtyard area providing off-road parking for a number of vehicles and leading to the Workshop entrances. Steps lead up to the Office and Balcony which overlooks the courtyard. A doorway gives access to the main living accommodation.
Workshop Two 15'7" (4.75m) maximum x 18'2" (5.54m). Concrete flooring, power connected. Door to large understairs storage cupboard. This may also provide a useful turning area for cars driving in and out of the courtyard.
Workshop One 17'8" x 28' (5.38m x 8.53m). A much larger Workshop space. Power and light connected, workbench. Door to small enclosure housing a shower and wash hand basin. Steps lead up to a loft space. Door to Entrance Hall.
Entrance Porch Tiled floor. Door to:
Entrance Hall Tiled floor. Door to Workshop One. Extremely impressive wooden stairs to main living accommodation.
Living / Dining Room 21'9" (6.63m) maximum x 17'2" (5.23m). A spacious, light and airy Living Room with 4 windows providing ample natural light. Wooden flooring, 2 night storage radiators, coved ceiling, telephone point, TV point, impressive wooden bannisters.
Bedroom 1 15'10" x 9'1" (4.83m x 2.77m). A spacious Bedroom with 2 double glazed windows to rear elevation. Wooden flooring, night storage radiator, coved ceiling. Door to:
Shower Room 3-piece suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Coved ceiling, vinyl floor covering, extensive wall tiling. Door to airing cupboard housing hot water tank. Obscure window to front elevation.
Kitchen 7'3" x 9'11" (2.2m x 3.02m). 2 double glazed windows to front elevation. A range of eye and base level cabinets with matching drawers, rolltop work surfaces with tiled splashbacking and single bowl sink and drainer. Space for fridge / freezer, space and plumbing for washing machine. Breakfast Bar. Built-in ceramic hob with extractor over. Tile effect vinyl floor covering.
Accessible from Workshop One via a ladder is a:
Large Loft Space 13'4" x 15'5" (4.06m x 4.7m). Solid wood flooring and light connected.
A ladder leads up to an:
Additional Loft Space 16'1" x 15'4" (4.9m x 4.67m). Located above the main residence. Solid wood flooring and light connected.
Office Space 12'1" x 8'9" (3.68m x 2.67m). Accessible from the Courtyard Area via fixed steps. Glazed door to Balcony in front of the Office Space which overlooks the courtyard area. Window to front elevation overlooking the Playground located in Old Town. Power and light connected, workbench. Ladder to further Mezzanine Office Space supported by 2 solid tree trunks. Glazed window overlooking the courtyard. Power and light connected.
From Bideford Quay proceed up the High Street to the very top taking the left hand turning into Old Town. Proceed a short distance to where the property will be situated on your right hand side clearly displaying a numberplate.