From Exeter and the M5, on reaching Sandygate Roundabout at Junction 30, follow signs to Sidmouth and at the next roundabout go straight on taking the A3052 Sidmouth Road. Follow this road for approximately 7 miles to Newton Poppleford and upon entering the village take a first right sign posted to Colaton Raleigh. After a mile Shepherds Lane can be found on the left hand side and the property is located approximately half way along on the right.
Brackenside occupies a quiet, rural location on the edge of the village and just half a mile to the local shop. There are a variety of local walks to enjoy along the Otter Valley, coast path and up to Woodbury Common and the vilage of Otterton is only two and a half miles away benefitting from a local pub, primary school and Otterton Mill. The seaside town of Budleigh Salterton is approximately four miles away and this offers many other local amenities. Colaton Raleigh is a pretty East Devon village and it is said that Sir Walter Raleigh was baptised in the Chapel and the Raleigh family owned the village from the mid 1200s.
Sitting in an elevated position with commanding rural views over the Otter Valley is this delightful four bedroom detached bungalow with elapsed planning permission (East Devon 18/2654/FUL) to extend into the loft. The property has lovely gardens to the front with a raised patio area to enjoy alfresco dining and the panoramic views. Entered via an entrance porch, which leads to an open plan living / dining room with parquet flooring a wood burner and a large bay window providing lots of natural light. The modern kitchen is fully fitted with a gas hob, double oven, fridge freezer and dishwasher with a small breakfast bar. The master bedroom has a large bay window overlooking the front garden and a range of fitted wardrobes and parquet flooring. There are two further double bedrooms and a single bedroom and two shower rooms. A useful utility room with space for a washing machine and dryer. Outside there are lovely gardens to the front of the house with a lawned area and flower and shrub boarders and ample off street parking for several cars. A raised patio area provides ample space for table and chairs. The rear garden is laid to lawn with a garden studio, shed, green house and a single garage.