The Bury, Thorverton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
An exciting development opportunity situated in the heart of the popular Exe Valley village of Thorverton suitable for commercial or residential use (STP). The Grade II listed property is arranged over 2 floors and is currently registered as a commercial premises with a courtyard garden to the rear.


The property is situated in the centre of the village of Thorverton in the Exe Valley, known for its unspoilt and beautiful countryside. Thorverton is a thriving community with church, village shop, post office, farm shop, village school, pre-school, village hall and two public houses.

It enjoys an extremely convenient location about 8 miles north of the cathedral city of Exeter, which has a wide range of facilities and amenities. There is good access to the M5 motorway at Junction 28 (Cullompton). Tiverton Parkway and St Davids train stations both lie within a good distance and provide fast trains to London. Exeter International Airport lies 2 miles east of the city.


Durneford Court is a lovely property boasting plenty of charm and character with scope for improvement and change of usage, subject to obtaining planning consent. The property was formerly an office used by an insurance company and currently carries a Class B1 usage.

Despite the opportunity for improvement the accommodation is ample to move straight in once residential consent can be obtained.


The property has been able to retain the majority of its period features including exposed beam and stone work along with an inglenook fireplace and further period fireplace. The ground floor is laid out with 2 reception rooms, including a snug area to the front of the property overlooking The Bury and a kitchen with fitted units and space for appliances.

On the first floor there are 4 bedrooms, 3 of which are double rooms with aspects to the front or rear of the property. There is a family bathroom and an en suite shower room as well as storage space and access into the loft.


To the rear of the property is a charming west facing courtyard garden with gravel area and side access leading back to the street.


All mains services are connected.


From the A396 Exe Valley road between Exeter and Tiverton turn off at The Ruffwell Inn approximately 7 miles north of Exeter and follow signs to Thorverton. Go into the centre of the village, turn right at the Thorverton Arms where Durneford Court can be found on the left hand side just before the Church.


The property is being sold with commercial usage and any change of use application would be at the buyers discretion. The property is within a conservation area. Please contact the local authority for further information on potential planning.

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