South Tawton, Okehampton

3 beds | 2 baths | 3 receptions | £420,000


  • Ref no O1081
  • Lovely Attached Grade II Listed Character Cottage
  • Heart of sought after Dartmoor village
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Reception rooms
  • Impressive kitchen/breakfast room
  • Many original features
  • Large rear garden
  • Garage and Garden Room
  • Viewing Essential

A lovely attached character GRADE II LISTED COTTAGE in the heart of sought-after Dartmoor village, BEAUTIFULLY PRESENTED with many original features. 3 bedrooms, 3 reception rooms, impressive kitchen/breakfast room. LARGE REAR GARDEN with GARAGE, parking and recently constructed GARDEN ROOM. Viewing essential.

SITUATION The property is situated in the heart of the sought-after Dartmoor village of South Tawton.



South Tawton is a pretty Dartmoor National Park village with an interesting mix of properties and has a well known public house and a parish church. The Dartmoor village of South Zeal lies only half a mile away with an excellent range of local amenities including a well renowned primary school, village stores, post office, church, recreation/playing fields and two popular public houses. A more comprehensive range of local shopping and amenities can be found in Okehampton.



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 including Waitrose, 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 A delightful Grade II listed attached cottage with many character original character features including 16th century oak panelling, inglenook fireplaces, exposed granite walls and ceiling timbers.

The accommodation is spacious and very well presented throughout, offering three reception rooms, three bedrooms and two bathrooms.





To the rear of the property is a large, well-stocked, westerly-facing garden, offering a high degree of privacy and seclusion, yet also enjoying views over the village and its church and the surrounding countryside. There is also the added benefit of vehicular access and a garage/ workshop. There is also a superb, recently constructed garden room, with power and lighting connected, split in to two rooms, one of which is currently used as a hobbies room and the other as a sitting room, with double doors to a raised decked area, where one can sit enjoy the lovely views over the village and surrounding countryside.

We are delighted to offer this fine property as sole agents and viewing is highly recommended.



ACCOMMODATION 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:

Part glazed front door with courtesy light.

HALLWAY Slate floor; original oak panelling; exposed stone walls; stairs to first floor; book case; doors to:

SITTING ROOM Window to front; multi-fuel burner set into feature granite fireplace with bread oven; bookcase; recess with shelving; exposed ceiling beams; slate flooring under carpet.

DINING ROOM Window to front; oak panelling; slate flooring; oil fired burner; wall lights; radiator; understairs storage cupboard; 3 steps up to kitchen; door to study:

STUDY Window and skylight to rear; radiator; slate flooring; overhead built-in storage cupboard; exposed stonework; built-in desk; telephone point; consumer unit; boiler.

KITCHEN Window to front; slate flooring; solid stone breakfast bar; storage space under; double electric oven and ceramic hob; extractor hood; Belfast sink; space and plumbing for dishwasher; intercom to garden room; 2 wine racks; spotlights; additional sink and storage unit; door to:

ENTRANCE PORCH Door to garden; coat hooks;; tiled floor; door to:

UTILITY ROOM Window to rear; tiled floor; Belfast sink; range of storage units; space and plumbing for washing machine; door to:

SHOWER ROOM Tiled walls and floor; mains shower and floor drain; skylight; extractor fan; light.

W.C. Low level w.c; wash hand basin; part tiled surround; light; tiled floor.

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING Window to rear; part exposed ceiling timbers; loft hatch; airing cupboard with hot water cylinder; doors to:

BEDROOM ONE Window to front; exposed ceiling beams; A frame extensive built-in wardrobes and dressing table; exposed floor timbers radiator.

BEDROOM TWO Window to front; exposed stonework; radiator; wall lighting; part exposed ceiling timbers.

BEDROOM THREE Window to front; radiator; built-in storage cupboard.

BATHROOM 2 windows to rear; low level w.c.; pedestal wash hand basin; heated towel rail; roll top claw footed bath with mixer tap and shower attachment; part wood panelled walls; spotlighting; wood floor; built-in storage cupboard.

OUTSIDE To the rear of the property is a large, well-stocked, westerly-facing garden, offering a high degree of privacy and seclusion, yet also enjoying views over the village and its church and the surrounding countryside. There is also the added benefit of vehicular access and a garage / workshop. There is also a superb, recently constructed garden room, with power and lighting connected, split in to two rooms, one of which is currently used as a hobbies room and the other as a sitting room, with double doors to a raised decked area, where one can sit enjoy the lovely views over the village and surrounding countryside.

GARAGE Window to rear; side door to front; power and light connected.

GARDEN ROOM

GARDEN ROOM ONE Currently used as a hobbies room, but could offer a multitude of uses including a work from home office or studio; power and lighting connected; 3 windows to front and door to:-

GARDEN ROOM TWO Currently used as a siting room with double doors leading to a raised decked area with lovely views over the village and surrounding countryside. Power and lighting connected.

SERVICES Mains water, electricity and mains drainage. Oil-fired central heating. Broadband.

OUTGOINGS We understand this property is in band C for Council Tax purposes.

VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT, Okehampton Office on 01837 52371 or email at okehampton@mansbridgebalment.co.uk

DIRECTIONS From our offices in Okehampton leave the town in an Easterly direction via East St and Exeter Road. Continue over the A30 dual carriageway following the signs for Sticklepath, South Zeal and South Tawton. After passing through Sticklepath take the next turning left at Ford Cross towards South Zeal. At the next crossroads, continue straight across following the signs for South Tawton. Continue for approximately one mile in to the village of South Tawton, whereupon the property will be found, opposite the Seven Stars Inn, on the left hand side

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