4 bedroom Detached House for sale: Kenwith Road, Bideford, EX39

  • reception rooms 2
  • bedrooms 4
  • bathrooms 2
Reference: 37262_BEA210037


A mature detached dormer style bungalow providing particularly spacious family sized accommodation now in need of an update. Enjoying an impressive and far reaching southerly aspect across the adjoining Kenwith Valley Nature Reserve towards town.

Occupying a fine elevated position on the south side of Kenwith Road a quiet and mature residential area formerly part of the gardens to the original Raleigh Mansion.

The Raleigh area is on the fringe of Bideford town approx. ¾ mile from the shopping centre and quayside but actually within the village boundaries of Northam which is also approx. 1 mile away. Being pleasantly set between the 2 and on hand for local amenities, shops, schools and recreational facilities. The seaside resort of Westward Ho! with its long sandy beach and adjoining Championship Golf Course is just over 2 miles distant and there is easy access to the North Devon Link Road allowing direct communication to North Devon’s principal town of Barnstaple and the M5 Motorway link north of Tiverton.


SERVICES: All mains connected. Gas central heating.


DIRECTIONS: From Bideford Quay proceed along Kingsley Road in a northerly direction passing Morrisons Supermarket on the right and continuing until reaching the Rydon Garage after which turn immediately left and proceed up Raleigh Hill. Take the first left into Southcott Road and second left into Kenwith Road where Welborne will be found towards the bottom on the right hand side.

ACCOMMODATION: (All measurements are approximate)



RECEPTION HALL: PVCu Stained and leaded glazed front door. Understairs store cupboard.

LOUNGE: 6.93m x 3.54m (22’9” x 11’7”). Living Flame coal effect gas fire set on marble base within Sandstone surround and Mahogany mantle. Double and single radiators. Dual aspect PVCu double glazed windows and door to the rear terrace and garden.

DINING ROOM/BEDROOM 4: 4.8m x 3.02m (15’9” x 9’11”). Double radiator. PVCu double glazed front and side windows.

SHOWER ROOM: 3.3m x 2.29m (10’9” x 7’6”). Walk in shower cubicle. Vanity wash basin and low level WC. Automatic extractor fan. Louvre fronted airing cupboard with large lagged hot water cylinder and immersion heater.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 6.23m x 3.42m narrowing to 2.95m (20’5” x 11’2” narrowing to 9’8”) overall with open square arch divide:

BREAKFAST ROOM: 2.95m x 2.78m (9’8” x 9’1”). Double radiator. PVCu double glazed patio doors to the rear terrace and garden.

KITCHEN AREA: 3.41m x 3.32m (11’2” x 10’10”). Range of limed oak fronted storage fitments, granite effect work surfaces incorporating one and a half bowl textured sink, wine rack and integrated electric hob and double oven. Plumbing for automatic dishwasher. Brick faced corner fireplace with old gas fire. PVCu Double glazed picture window overlooking the rear garden and beyond to the Kenwith Valley Nature Reserve.

UTILITY ROOM: 3.23m x 2.88m (10’7” x 9’5”). Range of storage fitments including single drainer stainless steel sink unit and plumbing for automatic washing machine. Wall mounted British Gas 330 central heating and hot water boiler. PVCu Double glazed windows and door to the rear terrace and garden. Connecting door to the integral garage.

FIRST FLOOR: Spacious landing areas. PVCu Double glazed picture window with views down to the Kenwith Valley. Built in storage cupboard and window box seat. Access to eaves space and hatch to upper roof space.

CLOAKROOM: China pedestal wash basin and low level WC. Radiator. Automatic extractor fan.

MASTER BEDROOM 1: 6.99m x 4.71m (22’11” x 15’5”) (max). A truly delightful room divided by 2 attractive archways with mouldings and fluted pillars complimented by ornate ceiling panels and ceiling roses. 2 Double radiators. Deep walk in wardrobe and 2 PVCu double glazed picture windows with a wonderful view over the rear garden and valley.

EN SUITE BATHROOM: 3.1m x 2.53m (10’2” x 8’3”) (max). Having a white corner bath, vanity wash basin and low level WC. Small louvre fronted cupboard, double radiator and PVCu double glazed window.

BEDROOM 2: 6.9m into bay x 3.54m (22’7” x 11’5”). PVCu Double glazed front and rear windows, plaster ceiling mouldings and 2 radiators.

FRONT BEDROOM 3: 4.27m x 2.57m (14’ x 8’5”). PVCu Double glazed gable end window. Double radiator. Eaves storage. Sloping ceiling.

NOTE: To include fitted carpets, coverings, curtains and light fittings.

EXTERNALLY: Having a small front garden well screened with high hedging. There is a pillared vehicular entrance with double wrought iron gates, pea gravel driveway and parking area giving access to the INTEGRAL GARAGE: 5.39m x 3.23m (17’8” x 10’7”) with electric up and over door, cold water tap and power and light connected.

The rear garden is fully enclosed and approx. 48’ x 48’ enjoying a sunny south facing aspect overlooking the Kenwith Valley Nature Reserve and beyond to town. Well landscaped with large paved terrace with Californian screen block walling and Sandstone flower trough walls, further paved and stone chipped areas and wooden shed. Variety of mature shurbs and bushes.

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Reference: 37262_BEA210037

Contact Agent

Brights of Bideford
Tel: 01237 473241