Bridestowe

2 beds | 2 baths | 1 receptions | £187,500


  • Retirement bungalow for over 55's
  • Optional care facilities & supported living
  • 2 double bedrooms
  • Wet room
  • Ensuite
  • Delightful communal gardens
  • Quiet location
  • Dartmoor village
  • No onward chain

RETIREMENT BUNGALOW, set within the mature and scenic grounds of a sought-after Residential Home for the OVER 55's, with many options on CARE FACILITIES and wheelchair friendly. 2 BEDROOMS one with Ensuite Bathroom, Wet Room, Sitting Room and Kitchen. Underfloor Heating. PATIO GARDEN with pleasant countryside outlook and ADDITIONAL COMMUNAL GROUNDS. Off-Road PARKING Area. NO ONWARD CHAIN

SITUATION/DESCRIPTION The property is set within a small select development of similar properties and sits within the curtilage of the excellent Springfields Residential Home. Springfields is the former village rectory and enjoys a delightful rural setting yet is within close proximity to the local amenities. Bridestowe is a popular village with an interesting mix of period housing and lies approximately 5 miles west of Okehampton. The area is favoured for its active community and its amenities such as primary school, village pub and post office/stores. The village has excellent access to Dartmoor, the A30, numerous footpaths and cycleways leading to the open moor.



The property was originally built in 1998 and is of traditional construction. It is one of eleven similar properties within this development with an On- Site Care Warden. There are various options on care facilities and supported living and meal options if required. Within the Residential Home, there is a Club Room with a conservatory for the use of residents to entertain family and friends, etc. The bungalow itself, which is well maintained throughout, and wheelchair friendly, comprises an entrance hall, living room, kitchen, two double bedrooms, one of which has an ensuite bathroom and there is also wet room. There is electric underfloor heating to the property and double glazing throughout.



The property enjoys pleasant outlooks to rear with a small paved patio and from the garden overlooks the lake. Residents can enjoy access to all these areas.



We are delighted to appointed as sole agents for this lovely 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:

Covered porch with part glazed door to:

ENTRANCE HALL Airing cupboard; hatch to loft; telephone point; doors to:

LIVING ROOM 13' 6" x 13' 1" (4.14m x 3.99m) French doors to outside overlooking communal gardens; feature fireplace with electric fire; T.V. point.

KITCHEN 12' 0" x 11' 3" (3.67m x 3.45 (max)m) Window to rear; French doors to outside rear; range of wall and floor units under roll topped work surface with tiled splashbacks; one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer; built-in electric oven with electric hob and hood with extractor fan over; appliance space and plumbing for automatic washing machine; appliance space for fridge.

BEDROOM ONE 13' 8" x 10' 0" (4.19m x 3.05m) Window to rear; fitted wardrobes; T.V. point; telephone point.

EN-SUITE Obscure window to rear; wash hand basin; low level w.c; panelled bath with shower attachment over; part tiled walls.

BEDROOM TWO 11' 4" x 10' 0" (3.47m x 3.05m) Low level w.c; pedestal wash hand basin; mains shower attachment; extractor fan.

WET ROOM 6' 0" x 4' 7" (1.83m x 1.40m) Low level w.c; wash hand basin; mains shower attachment; extractor fan.

OUTSIDE The property is accessed from the nearby residents car park via a level pathway which passes through the well maintained communal gardens. To the rear is a small paved patio with an adjoining south-west facing lawn which enjoys views of the nearby pond.

AGENTS NOTE A development for the over 55's with a flexible care package if required including warden assistance and residential home facilities.



The current management charge is £284 per calendar month to include ground rent, general site management and maintenance, buildings insurance and emergency call facility.

SERVICES Mains water, electricity and 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 Okehampton proceed from the town in a westerly direction following the A386. After approximately 2 miles take the A30 dual carriageway exiting at the first available exit following the signposts for Bridestowe, Lewdown, etc. Turn right at the T-junction and turn immediately left again following the signposts for Bridestowe and Lewdown. Continue for approximately 3 miles turning left into the village of Bridestowe. Turn left into Rectory Road immediately beside the Primary School and continue for approximately 200 yards where the entrance to Springfield Park can be located on the left hand side.

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