Property of the Week: Stepps Lane, Axmouth

This chocolate box thatched cottage is located in the pretty village of Axmouth, Devon

This chocolate box thatched cottage is located in the pretty village of Axmouth - Credit: John Wood and Co

Lattenbells, Stepps Lane, Axmouth
Guide Price: £595,000
Agent: John Wood and Co
Agent's Tel: 01297 20290
This most charming, chocolate-box style, thatched cottage is located in the sought after village of Axmouth and offers a wealth of character and original features as one would expect.

Sitting room in 3 bed cottage in Axmouth near Seaton

A charming fireplace is the focal point of the sitting room - Credit: John Wood and Co

It is Grade II listed, has three bedrooms, and includes beautifully preserved exposed beams, an open fireplace and cottage latched doors. Inside, the dwelling has been tastefully and sympathetically decorated and modernised.  

Kitchen in 3 bed cottage in Axmouth near Seaton

The kitchen has been tastefully modernised - Credit: John Wood and Co

On the ground floor, the sitting room is filled with natural light coming from the two multi-pane windows which both have deep sills and pleasant outlooks. The focal point of this room is the working open fireplace with timber surround and tiled hearth. The equally attractive dining room also has a multi pane window with a deep sill and rear garden views. 

Pergola in 3 bed cottage in Axmouth near Seaton

There is a particularly pleasant outdoor eating area - Credit: John Wood and Co

The kitchen has a fitting country cottage style look with cream coloured units and dark wood effect laminate work surfaces that form an L-shape. The room is sizable enough to accommodate a table and chairs.  Leading on from the kitchen is a bright conservatory with glazed timber windows to three sides and a door to the rear garden. On the first floor, there are three good sized bedrooms and a family bathroom. 

Garden in 3 bed cottage in Axmouth near Seaton

The garden offers a high degree of privacy - Credit: John Wood and Co

Outside, there's a delightful cottage style garden with panelled fencing and mature hedges enabling a good degree of seclusion. The circular lawn is edged by a raised flower and shrub border filled with a range of mature plants. From here, a path continues down to a shaded seating area. There is also a gravelled courtyard area with mature planting and a most pleasing pergola dining area. 
The property benefits from off road parking for two vehicles.