Parracombe, Barnstaple, EX31 4PE


House - Detached

Key Features

  • Millers Cottage
  • Former Mill
  • Overshot Water Wheel
  • Grade ll listed
  • Stone Barn used as
  • Glass workshop. loft over
  • 2 Car Garage
  • Lovely courtyard area
  • Lawn


A Grade ll listed former Millers cottage, 3 beds, partially converted attached former mill, with original overshot water wheel. To the rear a delightful enclosed courtyard and other stone buildings, one used as a glass studio, another a garage and a vaulted mezzanine loft over part.

The courtyard has wisteria hung stone walls, a fig tree and a mass of other flowers and shrubs set around paved areas and running on to a further stone terrace with steps up to a lawn, the original modest millpond, kitchen garden and garden chalet.

Set in the heart of the pretty Exmoor village of Parracombe to the western end of the Exmoor National Park and requiring internal inspection to fully appreciate the tardis -like nature of this rare and unusual property .

Parracombe itself has a busy community, noted village Inn, popular primary school and 2 ancient churches.

Some 5 miles to the north are the twin coastal villages of Lynton and Lynmouth which between them provide most everyday requirements.

To the south is Barnstaple the administrative centre of North Devon with more comprehensive facilities both business and leisure with direct access to the A361 North Devon link road and a sprinter train service to Exeter and a main line station.

South Molton, another popular town, is about 14 miles and a more direct route too the M5 beyond Tiverton where there is also the Parkway railway station.

From the village footpaths lead up to the heather clad moors of true Exmoor with stunning scenery.


  • Cross Passage Hallway - 3.86m x 1.91m (12'8" x 6'3")
  • Sitting Room - 5.64m x 3.12m (18'6" x 10'3")
  • Kitchen/Diner - 4.57m x 3.66m (15' x 12')
  • Vaulted Living Room - 7.32m x 4.88m (24' x 16')
  • Bedroom 1 - 4.62m x 3.66m (15'2" x 12')
  • Bedroom 3 - 2.74m x 1.96m (9' x 6'5")
  • Bathroom - 3.23m x 1.55m (10'7" x 5'1")
  • Bedroom 2 - 3.84m x 3.05m 3.35m (12'7" x 10' 11")
  • Workshop/Mill gearing - 5.94m x 4.27m (19'6" x 14')
  • Glass Making Studio - 6.55m x 5.31m (21'6" x 17'5")
  • Garage - 4.75m x 4.42m (15'7" x 14'6")

Interested in this property? Then contact

James Traynar
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01271 327878

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