Peacefully on the canal bank in Halberton, 250 yards from the pub, a large, detached house with fantastic views along the waterway to green fields beyond. On its own at the end of a quiet no-through lane, it has a good-sized, private garden, mostly lawned with paved terrace (table/chairs), summerhouse and gate (lockable) to the waterside with your own little sitting-out area (picnic benches) alongside the towpath - a great spot to relax and watch boats, walkers, cyclists and ducks, occasionally a kingfisher. Fishing available (licence required). Boats can be launched at Sampford Peverell (permit required); mooring permitted outside the house.Inside, plenty of space, good-sized rooms. Porch (freezer, larder fridge); kitchen with oak units (TV, dishwasher, microwave, larder fridge, electric hob/double oven) and breakfast table/chairs for 5/6. Beamed dining room with window looking to canal/towpath. Living room (TV/DVD/Blu-ray, iPod dock) with woodburner (not for use) and sliding patio door to terrace/garden; more big glazed doors to conservatory (table/chairs, sofa, doors to terrace). Also on the ground floor, a neat single bedroom (limited clothes-hanging space) and bathroom (suite, shower over bath). Upstairs (stairgates), four more bedrooms - an enormous double (5' bed) with en suite shower-room (suite), walk-in wardrobe, sloping ceilings and two chair-beds giving flexibility for use as a family room, and a double (washbasin), both with lovely canal views; and looking to the Blackdown Hills, another double with en suite shower cubicle and washbasin, and a room with a double and single bed. Bathroom (suite). Laundry room (washing machine, tumble drier). Off half-landing, step down to games room (quarter-sized snooker table, Wii, TV/DVD) with single bed and 4' sofa bed (for alternative sleeping). Professional catering available. Damages Deposit £250. A good comfortable house for leisurely canalside living, with easy access to north and south coasts, Exmoor and Somerset; only 8 minutes from M5 and mainline station.
Halberton: village (14th cent. Church, pub, farm shop/seasonal café) through which the Grand Western Canal passes from its start 4 miles away in Tiverton (shops, leisure centre, barge trips). Fishing; boat, canoe, bicycle and mobility buggy hire locally. Sampford Peverell (pubs, shop, slipway, Tiverton Parkway mainline station), 2 mile walk via towpath. Golf, 2 miles.
Five bedrooms: 1 x downstairs single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, basin. On the first floor: 1 x king size double with two chair beds and en suite shower room with shower, WC and basin, 1 x double (basin), 1 x double with en suite shower room with shower and basin, 1 x family room with double and single. Bathroom with bath, WC, basin. Games room with single bed and 4’ sofa bed. Ground floor kitchen with breakfast table. Dining room. Sitting room. Conservatory.
HALBERTON Tiverton is set on the banks of the Great Western Canal in central mid Devon. A town rich with history and heritage with a thriving town centre hosting a popular farmers market every third Wednesday.