Sampford Courtenay, Okehampton

Offers in the region of £175,000


  • Excellent Development Opportunity
  • Former Methodist Chapel & Sunday School
  • Planning Consent for Conversion to:
  • Two Two-Bedroom Dwellings
  • Central Location
  • Rare Opportunity

RARE OPPORTUNITY to acquire a FORMER METHODIST CHAPEL and Sunday school with PLANNING CONSENT FOR CONVERSION to two 2 bedroom dwellings. CENTRAL LOCATION in conservation village, an excellent DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY.

SITUATION/DESCRIPTION The property is situated at the heart of the sought after conservation village of Sampford Courtenay within easy access to the neighbouring towns of North Tawton and Okehampton.



There is a good range of local amenities including Village Hall, Parish Church and the popular New Inn Pub. Sampford Courtenay is a delightfully unspoilt Devon village which is conveniently located within close proximity to Dartmoor for those wishing to enjoy moorland pursuits. Both the north and south coasts are within thirty/forty miles for those wishing to enjoy coastal activities. The A.30 dual carriageway is within a short drive for those wishing to commute east to the Cathedral City of Exeter and beyond to M5 motorway or west into Cornwall.



33' 11" x 19' 3" (10.35m x 5.87m) The current configuration comprises, former Methodist Chapel with vaulted ceiling; school room incorporating kitchen and WC. Adjoining is a garage with mezzanine.

Consent is given for the conversion of the buildings into two imaginative residential units. Planning Consent No 2373/17/FUL

SCHOOL ROOM 23' 11" x 14' 11" (7.30m x 4.57m) Adjoining kitchen and WC

GARAGE 16' 0" x 13' 3" (4.90m x 4.04m) With Mezzanine level

UNIT 1 CHAPEL Will incorporate; UTILITY AND CLOAKROOM, KITCHEN and SITTING ROOM,TWO FIRST FLOOR BEDROOMS (one with EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM) and a BATHROOM. Outside consists of a patio garden area.

UNIT 2 SCHOOL ROOM Will incorporate; a SITTING ROOM AND KITCHEN with TWO FIRST FLOOR BEDROOMS and BATHROOM. Outside there will be a courtyard garden.

AGENTS NOTE A copy of the plans and planning consent are available from our office, alternatively they can be found on the west Devon Borough Council website Planning Consent No 2373/17/FUL

SERVICES Mains electricity, water and drainage

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

DIRECTIONS From our offices in Okehampton proceed in an easterly direction following the signpost for Crediton(B3215). After approximately 4 miles turn left following the sign for Sampford Courtenay. Proceed to the centre of the village where the property can be located opposite the Parish Church.

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