Savills | Oakhayes Road, Woodbury, Exeter, EX5 1JT | Property for sale
1,235 sq ft(114.74 sq m)
Guide price £700,000

Oakhayes RoadWoodbury, Exeter, EX5 1JT

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in March 2022
  • Wonderful fringe village location enjoying far reaching views
  • Mature, private south facing rear garden
  • Further walled garden, ample driveway parking and double garage
  • No onward chain

Beautifully positioned home with a huge amount of potential, established gardens to the front and rear and in a superb fringe village setting.

About this property

  • Oaktree Lodge is a superbly positioned single storey home in a wonderful, secluded position with delightful views of the village church and Woodbury Common. Designed and built by the current family it now offers an exciting opportunity for the next owners to enhance further or a potential rebuild (subject to necessary planning consents). Inside, there are two wonderfully light reception rooms both enjoying excellent views over the garden with the living room benefiting from an open fire. The kitchen is well equipped and has a good range of wall, base and drawer units, adjacent is a useful utility area with a door leading out to the front. There are four bedrooms in total with two bathrooms and a separate WC. Oaktree Lodge presents an outstanding and intriguing opportunity to create a wonderful family home in a magical setting – a must view.

    Perhaps the jewel in the crown is the garden. It is a delight and is surprisingly generous for its village location. To the front is a pretty walled garden with established borders and fruit trees. There is also ample off road driveway parking and a double garage to the north. To the rear, the due south facing garden leads greatly to the orchard and is mostly lawn with an array of mature trees and shrubs creating a private and secluded feel.

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“This is an incredibly exciting opportunity in a superb fringe village location with a magical, secluded garden – a must view!”

Tom BedfordProperty agent

Local information

  • Oaktree Lodge is situated on the edge of this highly desirable East Devon village. Woodbury itself offers a good range of amenities including two excellent pubs, a village store and post office, restaurant and a doctor's surgery. There are many pretty villages in the locality and the long sandy beach at Exmouth is only 5 miles away. The cathedral city of Exeter offers a fantastic selection of shopping and leisure facilities, including the Princesshay Shopping Centre, a John Lewis department store and a Waitrose. The surrounding area provides ample opportunity for recreation activities, including the nearby golf club and leisure facilities at Woodbury Park. There is also easy access to Woodbury Common, the East Devon AONB, and the stunning East Devon coastline. There are regular train services to London Paddington from Exeter and the International Airport has daily flights to a wide selection of UK and international destinations.

Additional information

  • Topsham about 3.2 miles Exmouth beach about 5.4 miles Exeter about 7.2 miles
  • Mains gas, water, electricity and drainage
  • Directions: From Junction 30 on the M5, head south east on the Sidmouth road, after half a mile you will come to a roundabout, take the third exit onto the A376. Stay on this road for roughly 1.4 miles and then take the first exit at the next roundabout onto Woodbury Road (B3179). Continue on this road for about 1.8 miles and as you enter the village take the first left onto Oakhayes Road where Oaktree Lodge will be found on the right hand side after approximately 500m.
  • EPC Rating = F
  • Tenure = Freehold