Property Details

Offers Over £600,000
4 bedrooms
Silver Hill, High Bickington
    • 4 Bed Detached Bungalow
    • Stunning Position with Panoramic Views
    • Land in all, about 5.13 acres
    • Tremendous Potential
    • 1.2 Miles From The Village

    Silver Hill occupies a truly outstanding position enjoying dramatic panoramic views across the picturesque Taw Valley, located half a mile from the A377 and just over a mile from the popular village of High Bickington. This rural property package represents a unique opportunity to acquire a superb detached bungalow which undoubtedly provides tremendous potential for refurbishment, remodelling or enlargement taking full advantage of the surrounding countryside. The property is approached from the country lane via a private gated entrance which leads to a circular driveway and three garages. Adjoining the property are two pasture paddock enclosures and in all, Silver Hill extends to about 5.13 acres.

    Enjoying lots of natural light with views over the gardens, land and countryside beyond, the accommodation, which requires updating, comprises; an entrance porch and large hallway, a spacious living/dining room with conservatory off, large kitchen/breakfast room, four good sized bedrooms, family bathroom, inner hall and cloakroom. Contained within the larger paddock is a useful field shelter.

    For layout and approximate room measurements please see the enclosed floorplan and refer to the Virtual Tour.


    A long private driveway leads to a circular turning point with ample parking space and provides access to the detached block built single garage and further dilapidated timber framed double garage. Adjoining the entrance driveway is a small enclosed paddock extending to about 0.4 of an acre.

    To the south side of the bungalow is a large garden laid mainly to lawn with mature shrubs and trees enjoying those wonderful views. The larger pasture paddock adjoins the south and west side of the property extending to about 4.2 acres and contains a useful field shelter and store.
    In all, Silver Hill extends to about 5.13 acres.


    The property is located in an extremely accessible position just 0.5 of a mile from the A377 Exeter to Barnstaple road.

    The popular village of High Bickington is just over 1 mile distant and boasts an excellent and well stocked village shop, a post office, doctors’ surgery, two public houses, pre/primary school, a historic church, chapel, community centre & woodland together with a playing field offering cricket and football clubs. Whilst rurally situated, High Bickington provides thriving community with easy access.
    South Molton,

    Great Torrington & Barnstaple provide a wide range of everyday facilities, services, shops and public houses together with primary and secondary schooling.


    We understand that the property is connected to mains water and electricity. Drainage to a private system. Oil fired boiler providing the domestic hot water and central heating.

    North Devon Council – Band E (approx. £2,541 per annum)

    EPC - E


    From Umberleigh on the A377 continue in the direction of Exeter and follow the road for approximately 1.8 miles and at Weirmarsh Cross turn right (unsigned lane). Continue along this lane towards High Bickington for 0.6 of a mile and the white gated entrance to Silver Hill will be seen on the left hand side.

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    Property Reference #RS0114



    Whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of these details, it should be noted that the measurements are approximate only. Floorplans are for representation purposes only and prepared according to the RICS Code of Measuring Practice by our floorplan provider. Therefore, the layout of doors, windows and rooms are approximate and should be regarded as such by any prospective purchaser. Any internal photographs are intended as a guide only and it should not be assumed that any of the furniture/fittings are included in any sale. Where shown, details of lease, ground rent and service charge are provided by the vendor and their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, as the information may not have been verified and further checks should be made either through your solicitor/conveyance. Where appliances, including central heating, are mentioned, it cannot be assumed that they are in working order, as they have not been tested. Please also note that wiring, plumbing and drains have not been checked.

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