Bullen Street, Thorverton, Exeter

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
A charming period cottage in the heart of the highly sought after Exe Valley. Popular village location. Close to local amenities. Grade II Listed. Three double bedrooms. Spacious reception room. Useful outbuilding. Private courtyard garden. Recent extensive renovation. EPC Band D.


The property is situated close to the centre of the village of Thorverton in the Exe Valley, known for its unspoilt and beautiful countryside. Thorverton has a thriving community with a church, village shop, post office, farm shop, village school, pre-school, village hall and two public houses.

The nearby town of Crediton offers a more comprehensive range of shopping and leisure facilities, with schooling for all ages.

It enjoys an extremely convenient location about 8 miles north of the city of Exeter, which has a wide range of facilities and amenities. There is good access to the M5 motorway at Junction 28 (Cullompton). There are mainline railway stations at Exeter and Tiverton Parkway.


Crossways is an historic character cottage which has recently undergone sympathetic conservation and restoration. The property has an attractive thatched roof, the ridge of which was redone January 2021. The cottage has been beautifully maintained whilst retaining a wealth of period features, including original fireplaces and exposed beams, as well as an original glass window pane dated Christmas 1853.


The entrance porch opens into a large dual aspect reception room with a large inglenook fireplace and a stable door leading through to the enclosed courtyard garden. The kitchen is fitted with a range of attractive Shaker style units with wooden worktops, integral electric oven and hob, and space for other appliances. Adjoining the kitchen, the rear porch has a cupboard housing the boiler and doors leading to the courtyard garden and to the bathroom. The family bathroom comprises a fitted white suite, including a bath with shower over, wash hand basin and WC.

Stairs lead from the kitchen to the first floor, where there are three double bedrooms. The third bedroom is accessed through the principal bedroom and in the past has been used as a dressing room and study.


The property is approached along a traditional decorative cobbled path. The front garden is gravelled, with a seating area and established flower beds of roses, shrubs and spring flowers.

To the rear of the property is a low maintenance enclosed courtyard. An attractive cobbled path leads to a stone paved patio with bordering flower beds and a good sized storage shed.


All mains services are connected.


Strictly by appointment with the agents please.


From the A396 Exe Valley road between Exeter and Tiverton, turn off at The Ruffwell Inn approximately 7 miles north of Exeter and follow signs to Thorverton. Continue through the village and the property will be found on your right shortly after The Exeter Inn.

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