A substantial DETACHED BUNGALOW on the outskirts of Okehampton with VIEWS of both Dartmoor and surrounding countryside. 2 BEDROOMS, 3 reception rooms, GARAGE, WORKSHOP and 150ft LONG GARDEN. Viewing recommended. NO ONWARD CHAIN.
SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION The property is located in the hamlet of Stockley on the eastern outskirts of 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 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.
A detached bungalow of traditional construction believed to have been built in the 1930's. The accommodation briefly comprises of entrance porch, hallway, sitting room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, cloakroom, side porch, conservatory, bathroom and 2 bedrooms. There is an adjoining single garage and further block built outbuilding to the rear. To the front of the property is a sizeable garden and driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles. To the rear is an extremely large garden measuring approximately 150ft in length with a separate gated access. The garden offers the purchaser a fantastic garden to utilise, or for possible future development subject to the necessary planning permissions being consented. There are some good rural views to the rear aspect and to the front aspect there are some good views towards Dartmoor. The property is presented in good condition. We are delighted to be appointed as sole agents in the sale of this property and viewing is highly recommended. The property is offered with NO ONWARD CHAIN.
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:
New double glazed doorway into:
ENTRANCE PORCH With tiled floor; further door into:
HALLWAY Hatch to loft space (with ladder and light); hanging space for coats; telephone point; radiator; large store cupboard; doors to:
SITTING ROOM 13' 5" x 11' 11" (4.09m x 3.63m) Double glazed window to front; picture rail; tile surround fireplace, timber mantel and inset multi-fuel burner; T.V. point; radiator; views towards Dartmoor; immersion heater on time switch for use when Rayburn not lit.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 13' 4" x 11' 10" (4.06m x 3.61m) Window to side with part views to Dartmoor; Rayburn (oil fired); built-in storage cupboard with hot water tank; matching wall and floor kitchen units; stainless steel sink and double drainer; electric hob and extractor hood over; double electric oven and grill; vinyl flooring.
UTILITY ROOM 13' 9" x 7' 8" (4.19m x 2.34m) A range of wall and floor mounted kitchen units with work surfaces over; part tiled splashbacks; inset sink with mixer tap; appliance space and plumbing for washing machine; door to
CLOAKROOM 4' 0" x 2' 10" (1.23m x 0.88m) Low level w.c; wash hand basin; window to rear; extractor fan.
REAR PORCH Hanging space for coats; door to rear garden; returning to the hallway further doors to:
CONSERVATORY 14' 6" x 9' 1" (4.43m x 2.79m) Door to garden; views over garden and surrounding countryside; vinyl floor; power and light connected.
BATHROOM 9' 0" x 7' 1" (2.76m x 2.16m) Obscure glazed window to side; low level w.c; wash hand basin; corner shower cubicle with power shower; panel enclosed bath with shower attachment; heated towel rail; part tiled walls; electric wall heater.
BEDROOM ONE 12' 3" x 12' 2" (3.73m x 3.71m) Double glazed window to front; night storage heater; views to Dartmoor.
BEDROOM TWO 10' 7" x 10' 0" (3.23m x 3.05m) Window to rear looking through to conservatory
AGENTS NOTE 1 Although currently unconverted the loft space could offer scope for further accommodation subject to the necessary consents being granted.
OUTSIDE The front of the property is approached via double metal gates and pedestrian gate opening to a sizeable driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles. Beyond the driveway is a levelled area of lawn with flower bed borders and this could be used for further off road parking if necessary. Good views to Dartmoor. Pathways to both sides of the property.
GARAGE 14' 1" x 8' 0" (4.29m x 2.44m) With up-and-over door; power and lighting connected.
WORKSHOP/STORE 18' 4" x 16' 6" (5.59m x 5.03m) A sizeable outbuilding of block construction with window to front. Door to side. Additional lean-to wood store at rear. Also adjoined coal store and oil tank. Light and Power.
REAR GARDEN Measuring approximately 150ft in length and 45ft in width. The rear garden offers plenty, even for the keenest of gardeners. Predominantly laid to a very large lawn with apple trees and a variety of vegetable and flower beds. Greenhouse included. There are also double wooden gates giving separate gated access on to highway. There is a large concrete built workshop and 2 timber garden sheds, which are both available by separate negotiation.
AGENTS NOTE 2 The lower section of the rear garden is laid to lawn and could at some point offer scope for development subject to necessary planning permissions/building consents being granted. Double gate accessing highway. Fruit trees, chicken run and good views to rear of surrounding countryside.
SERVICES Mains water, mains electricity and private drainage.
OUTGOINGS We understand this property is in band ' D ' for Council Tax purposes.
VIEWING Strictly by appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT, Okehampton Office on 01837 52371.
DIRECTIONS From our offices in Okehampton town proceed in an easterly direction into East Street and on to Exeter Road. After approximately 1 mile you will see a Texaco filling station and Mole Avon Stores, whereupon the property will be found immediately beyond this upon the left hand side.