Savills | Heavitree Road, Exeter, EX1 2LZ | Property for sale
2,007 sq ft(186.46 sq m)
Guide price £785,000

Heavitree RoadExeter, EX1 2LZ

    Key features

    • Prime central location
    • Enjoying an abundance of period charm
    • Flexible accommodation arranged over three floors
    • Fine proportions and ceiling height
    • Established walled rear garden

    A superb Grade II listed townhouse in a wonderful position within the city whilst enjoying a delightful walled garden

    About this property

    • 146 Heavitree Road is a fine, Grade II listed townhouse situated in a superb location within Exeter, only 0.4 miles to the city centre. Enjoying an abundance of period charm including wonderful proportions, feature fireplaces, exposed wood floors and sash windows the accommodation is arranged over three floors with a great deal of flexibility. Currently, on the ground floor there is a superb dining room with a pretty bay window, a breakfast room which leads nicely into the kitchen. The kitchen itself benefits from a range of base and drawer units and double doors out on to the excellent walled garden. Further accommodation on the ground floor includes a WC and bedroom 4 which has been used as an office. These two rooms benefit from their own side access if required.

      The striking stairs rise to the first floor where there is a charming living room, again benefitting from superb ceiling height alongside an open. There is a double bedroom with a pretty outlook over the rear walled garden and a bathroom. On the second floor there are a further two bedrooms, another bedroom which has a small range of kitchen units and a shower room making this a perfect self-contain floor if desired.

      Gardens & Grounds
      Outside, the rear walled garden is a delight and a real feature to the property. Directly outside the house is an extensive patio area which leads to the lawn where there is a superb array of mature shrubs, borders and trees. It extends further, beyond some Laurel hedging to another lawn area enjoying a great deal of privacy. To the front of the property is a pretty path leading to the front door flanked by a lawn to the left and an established hedge to the right.

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    This is a superb home in an excellent location close to the city, Waitrose and Magdalen Rd – many options for a morning pastry!

    Tom BedfordProperty agent

    Local information

    • 146 Heavitree Road is superbly positioned in St Leonard's, Exeter's most popular residential location. Nearby Magdalen Road has a parade of independent and boutique shops including a fishmonger, bakeries and cafés. Waitrose supermarket is very close as is the city centre, Royal Devon and Exeter hospital, and St Luke's Campus Cathedral, John Lewis and Princesshay shopping centre with many shops and restaurants. Exeter is the most thriving city in the South West and offers a wide choice of cultural resources, theatres, art centres and museums. There are a variety of excellent state and private schools for both primary and secondary level, including St Leonard's primary school, Exeter School, The Maynard School and the Cathedral School, whilst Exeter University is recognised as one of the best in the country. Exeter's historic quay, the River Exe and surrounding countryside are a walk or bike ride from the property, with Dartmoor and miles of beautiful coast being within easy reach. The M5 motorway provides links to Bristol and London, the A38 to Plymouth and the A30 to Cornwall. Exeter St David's offers regular train services to London Paddington in just over two hours and Exeter Airport has daily flights to City Airport London as well as international destinations.

    Additional information

    • Exeter city centre about 0.4 miles Junction 30 (M5 Motorway) about 2.5 miles Magdalen Road about 0.4 miles
    • Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage
    • Directions: From the city centre drive up Heavitree road, past Waitrose on your left and 146 Heavitree Road will be found on the right hand side.
    • EPC Rating = E
    • Tenure = Freehold