Okehampton, Devon

2 beds | Offers in the region of £350,000


  • Detached Dormer Bungalow
  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • Set in Over Half an Acre
  • Far Reaching Views
  • Detached Garage
  • Substantial Paddock
  • Parking
  • Spacious Attic Room

A fine DETACHED 2 BEDROOM DORMER BUNGALOW with a deeply spacious attic room, set in a plentiful plot that extends to over HALF AN ACRE, and offers versatile and flexible living accommodation, FAR REACHING VIEWS, detached GARAGE and driveway PARKING. The front garden is well stocked with shrubs and flowers and there is a SUBSTANTIAL PADDOCK bordered by mature woodland, fencing and a pretty stream.

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION This fine detached 2 bedroom dormer bungalow which represents a fine life style choice as its nestled in a quite accessible bridle path on the outskirts of the moorland town of Okehampton, The accommodation is spacious and versatile with the potential to reconfigure according to occupiers taste. The property is set in a sizeable plot that extends to over half an acre, and would be well suited to those seeking an escape to the country but retaining the benefits being close to the towns amenities.



Set on the outskirts of Okehampton, which 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.



Today this impressive family home offers versatile living accommodation, all of which is complimented with ease of maintenance and briefly comprises 2 double bedrooms, living room, spacious kitchen dinner, family bathroom, down stairs w.c, utility room, and detached garage with power and lighting. The accommodation is bathed in natural light which further enhances the outstanding far reaching views over the rolling countryside and towards Dartmoor in the distance from within the property itself and the formal gardens.



Outside the generous plot and grounds, which are mainly laid to lawn, enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the setting. There is driveway parking for many cars together with a detached double garage with power. The front garden is well stocked with shrubs and flowers and there is a substantial paddock bordered by mature woodland, fencing and a pretty stream.



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:

ENTRANCE PORCH Leading to hallway, doors to:

BEDROOM ONE 13' 0" x 10' 1" (3.97m x 3.09m) Currently used as bedroom; window to front; brick fireplace; radiator.

LIVING ROOM 9' 8" x 13' 1" (2.96m x 4.01m) Beamed ceiling; window to front enjoying a delightful southerly aspect; radiator; T.V. point.

KITCHEN/DINER 12' 0" x 13' 0" (3.66m x 3.97m) Wood burning stove; matching range of wall and floor mounted kitchen units; single bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap; ceramic hob with extractor above; space for free standing oven.

BEDROOM TWO 9' 8" x 10' 1" (2.95m x 3.08m) Dual aspect; enjoying far reaching rural views; radiator.

BATHROOM Comprising low level w.c; wash hand basin; bath unit with mains fitted shower; extensively tiled; stainless steel towel rail; obscure glazed window to front.

W.C./CLOAKROOM Low level w.c; wash hand basin with tiled splashback.

UTILITY Oil fired boiler; space for washing machine and tumble dryer.



Stairs to:

LANDING Eave's storage; door to attic room; Velux window; views towards Dartmoor.

ATTIC ROOM Dimensions to be confirmed.

OUTSIDE The property nestled behind mature hedging and is encompassed by its own formal gardens which are a mixture of mature tenured gardens to the front and laid to lawn to the rear. Across the bridal track you will find parking for numerous motor vehicles, a sizeable detached garage which would lend itself to either additional parking or as a workshop. To the rear of this you will find a delightful paddock to enjoy bordered by mature trees, hedging and a stream.

SERVICES Mains electricity, mains drainage and private water supply. Oil fired central heating.

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 head towards Hatherleigh, proceed on this road crossing over the mini-roundabout between the Co-op on your left and Waitrose on your right and continue up the hill and take the third left hand turning onto Broadmore Lane. Follow this bridal path until you reach the first property on the right hand side.

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