Thorndon Cross, Okehampton

3 beds | 1 baths | 2 receptions | £399,950

  • O983
  • Approx 1 acre
  • 3 bedrooms
  • Outstanding views
  • Delightful gardens
  • Southerly aspect
  • Large garage & parking
  • Quiet location

DETACHED BUNGALOW in grounds of approx 1 acre. Delightful South facing GARDENS with outstanding moorland VIEWS. Large GARAGE with WORKSHOP and generous PARKING.

SITUATION The property is situated approximately 3 miles to the northwest of Okehampton within the popular hamlet of Thorndon Cross, enjoying uninterrupted views of the surrounding countryside and Dartmoor in the distance.

Okehampton lies on the northern edge of Dartmoor National Park. It is approximately 30 miles from both the north and south Devon coasts. There are superb local beauty spots where one may enjoy walking, riding and fishing. The shopping area contains several banks and supermarkets as well as many interesting locally owned shops. Primary and secondary education is well catered for in local schools. The recreation ground and park contains, amongst other things, a covered heated swimming pool. Most sports are available including 18 hole golf course, squash courts, indoor rifle range and thriving rugby and soccer clubs.

DESCRIPTION Standing within its own plot of approximately 1 acre and constructed in the late 1970's, this split-level property, built to a very good standard, offers any prospective purchaser the opportunity to extend further subject to the necessary planning consents. In brief, the accommodation comprises spacious entrance hall; study/bedroom three; cloakroom; kitchen with views to Dartmoor; dining room with patio doors and far reaching views; dual aspect sitting room; a bathroom and two double bedrooms. Outside is a large garage with workshop space and WC and there is also plenty of additional parking. A delightful feature is the garden with its south-facing aspect and some quite outstanding views. Mansbridge Balment are delighted to be appointed as Sole Agents in the sale of this property which should appeal to a number of prospective purchasers and viewing is highly recommended.

Reference made to any fixture, fittings, appliances or any of the building services does not imply that they are in working order or have been tested by us. Purchasers should establish the suitability and working condition of these items and services themselves.

The accommodation, together with approximate room sizes, is as follows:

Open porch with outside light and double glazed door leads to:

ENTRANCE HALL 10' 3" x 7' 6" (3.13m x 2.29m) With radiator and doors to:

STUDY/BEDROOM THREE 8' 0" x 8' 0" (2.46m x 2.45m) Window to side; radiator.

CLOAKROOM Obscure window to side; low level WC; wash hand basin; radiator.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 13' 3" x 11' 1" (4.04m x 3.38m) Dual aspect; far reaching views; range of floor and wall mounted units under rolltop work surfaces; inset stainless steel sink and drainer; tiled splashbacks; electric oven with hob and extractor hood over; appliance space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble drier; appliance space for freezer; wall light point; extractor fan and radiator.

DINING ROOM 13' 11" x 12' 11" (4.26m x 3.94m)(max) Serving hatch from kitchen; patio doors to outside paved south-facing patio; radiator.

INNER HALLWAY With Airing Cupboard and doors to:

BEDROOM ONE 11' 0" x 10' 4" (3.37m x 3.16m) Window to side; built-in wardrobes with cupboards over; radiator.

BEDROOM TWO 11' 4" x 9' 0" (3.46m x 2.76m) Window to side; fitted wardrobes with cupboards over and vanity table; radiator.

BATHROOM 7' 4" x 6' 1" (2.26m x 1.86m) Obscure window to side; pedestal wash hand basin; low level WC; panel enclosed bath with shower attachment over and glass shower screen; extractor fan; radiator.

From Hallway steps lead down to:

SITTING ROOM 19' 2" x 13' 11" (5.86m x 4.26m) Dual aspect with far reaching views; slate and stone fireplace with hearth housing LPG gas fire with back boiler; TV point; radiator.

OUTSIDE Approached from the quiet country lane via its own private driveway which leads to a generous off-road parking area and in turn to the

GARAGE 23' 2" x 15' 3" (7.07m x 4.65m) Up-and-over door; window to side; power and lighting connected and CLOAKROOM.

Adjoining the rear of the garage is a


THE GARDENS A truly delightful feature of the property is the well maintained garden set mainly to lawn but also including wooded areas and ornamental fish pond and a good size paved patio. The views from the south-facing garden are quite outstanding and within the garden stands a GREENHOUSE and a TIMBER GARDEN SHED.

SERVICES Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. LPG heating.

OUTGOINGS We understand this property is in band D for Council Tax purposes (by verbal enquiry with West Devon Borough Council).

VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT, Okehampton Office on 01837 52371.

DIRECTIONS From our offices in Okehampton proceed in a westerly direction leaving the town via New Road. After approximately 1 mile fork right following the signposts for Holsworthy, Bude, etc. Continue for approximately 2 miles when you will arrive at the junction of Thorndon Cross where turn left and proceed for a further 50 yards taking the first available turning right where the property can now be located on your left hand side.

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