Blackdown Hills, Honiton, Devon, EX14

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
A beautifully presented four bedroom country residence sat in 2.7 acres which has recently gone through an extensive refurbishment programme.

Wig Wam is a remarkable country residence situated in the heart of a picturesque expanse of the Blackdown Hills. This magnificent property boasts a sprawling 2.7 acres of land, providing an unparalleled opportunity to indulge in a tranquil and spacious lifestyle. Meticulously improved and lovingly maintained by the current owners.

The property has an extremely fascinating history being built in 1907 by Mary Simcoe (a descendant of John Graves Simcoe, the first Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada (now Ontario), who lived in Wolford Lodge situated just below this property). The Wigwam was formerly a workers cottage for the Simcoe Estate. Indeed his private chapel is still at the end of the lane and once inside it you are on Canadian soil!

Wig Wam offers a truly exceptional living experience that caters to the desires of even the most discerning individuals. Step inside the property and you be welcomed by a tastefully designed interior that exudes elegance and comfort. Every detail has been carefully considered to create a warm and inviting home. Special mention needs to be made of the wonderful galleried hall and landing. This includes a full length picture window which streams light into the property.

Kitchen and Dining: The heart of any home, the kitchen at Wig Wam has been extensively improved to meet the needs of even the most passionate home cook. The sleek design, high-end appliances, and ample counter space make is a joy to prepare meals and entertain guests. The current owners have exposed the original stone wall to create a wonderful feature.

Reception Rooms. The two spacious living areas are adorned with beautiful finishes enhancing the overall aesthetic appeal of the property. The property benefits from a delightful lounge area with double doors from the hallway and a feature fireplace with wood burning stove. From this area patio doors lead out to the conservatory. There is a further reception room to the rear of the property which would be ideal as a home office or maybe a cinema room.

Bedrooms and Bathrooms: Wig Wam features four generously proportioned double bedrooms. Three are on the first floor and the fourth is on the ground floor and includes an en-suite shower room. With ample natural light and stunning views of the surrounding landscape and the sea on a clear day. The family bathroom has been relocated and thoughtfully designed to offer modern fixtures and luxurious amenities, ensuring your comfort and convenience.

The property further benefits from double glazing throughout and individually controlled modern electric oil filled radiators in all primary rooms.

The property is situated in a glorious, private, rural setting on the southern edge of the Blackdown Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The property is approached via a private drive, in an elevated position.

The house is about 4 miles from the thriving market town of Honiton. Amenities meet most everyday requirements and include churches, schools, library, health centre, banks, Post Office, various shops, supermarkets, garages, inns and restaurants. The cathedral city of Exeter is within easy reach and offers a wide range of cultural, educational, recreational and shopping facilities. Travel links are very convenient with access to the M5 motorway at Junction 28 (approx. 15 minutes away). Tiverton Parkway railway station (approx. 25 minutes away) has regular intercity services to London Paddington (just over 2 hours) as well as the Midlands and the north.

As you approach Wig Wam, you are immediately captivated by the property's stunning curb appeal. Nestled amidst lush greenery, this expansive plot offers a private haven where you can escape the bustle of everyday life. The 2.7 acres of land provide ample space for outdoor activities and gardening. This includes a generous gated driveway with ample parking and access to a double garage which includes light and power.

01404 46222

Greenslade Taylor Hunt - Honiton

111 High Street , Honiton , Devon

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