Whitchurch, Tavistock

4 beds | 1 baths | £349,950


  • Detached Bungalow
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Large Garden
  • Double Glazed
  • Centrally Heated
  • Close to Whitchurch Down
  • Catchment for School

SPACIOUS four bedroom DETACHED BUNGALOW in a LARGE PLOT, with PARKING and SINGLE GARAGE, close to Whitchurch Down.

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION Located in a well established and highly regarded residential area within easy walking distance of Whitchurch Down and in the catchment area for the popular Whitchurch Community Primary School.



Whitchurch is a small attractive village situated approximately 1.5 miles from Tavistock and has its own post office, shop and inn. The moors are only a short distance away, together with the cricket ring and golf course.

Tavistock is a thriving market town adjoining the western edge of the Dartmoor National Park and was in 2004 voted the winner of a nationwide survey undertaken by the Council for the Protection of Rural England involving 120 other market towns. Among the assets taken into consideration were history, architecture, community spirit, planning sensitivity, recreational facilities and individuality of shops and businesses. Additional facilities include a hospital, a bustling Pannier Market and a full range of schools both State and Private. Indeed Tavistock can claim to have everything adding up to a quality of life which would be hard to rival. Plymouth is only 15 miles away with fast Inter City rail links to London, Bristol and the North. There are also ferry services to Roscoff, Brittany and Santander, Northern Spain.



A spacious and well appointed four bedroom detached bungalow occupying a generous plot with a large south facing rear garden, ample private driveway parking and a single detached garage.

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 DOOR Half glazed PVCu entrance door.

RECEPTION HALL L-shaped with built-in cloaks cupboard; access to roof space; radiator. Doors to:

BEDROOM ONE 14' 10" x 10' (4.52m x 3.05m) Radiator; dual aspect windows to front and side.

BEDROOM FOUR 9' x 7' 10" (2.74m x 2.39m) Window to front.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 14' 10" x 8' 5" (4.52m x 2.57m) (Plus door recess)

Fitted with a range of wall and base units in oak with roll edge worksurfaces over, incorporating a stainless steel one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap over; ceramic wall tiling; space and provision for electric cooker with extractor canopy over; integral fridge; integral dishwasher; plumbing for automatic washing machine; breakfast bar; serving hatch; cupboard housing the gas central heating boiler; radiator; window to side; half glazed PVCu door to outside and garden.

FAMILY BATHROOM Fully tiled and fitted with a white suite comprising vanity wash handbasin with storage cupboards under, low flush WC with concealed cistern, panelled P-bath with mains shower over and shower screen; chrome heated towel rail; spotlighting; opaque window to side.

SITTING ROOM 17' x 13' (5.18m x 3.96m) Real flame effect gas fire set against a cut stone fireplace with a wooden mantel and stone hearth; side display plinth; coved and textured ceiling; radiator; picture window to side. Doors to:

INNER HALL Doors to:

BEDROOM THREE 10' 2" x 8' 4" (3.1m x 2.54m) Radiator; window to side; high level window to front.

WC Wash handbasin with tiled splashback; closed coupled WC; opaque window to rear.

DINING ROOM 14' 2" x 8' 6" (4.32m x 2.59m) Coved and textured ceiling; radiator; sliding patio door to outside and garden. Door to:

BEDROOM TWO 14' 4" x 8' 10" (4.37m x 2.69m) Radiator; dual aspect windows to side and rear.

OUTSIDE: Wrought iron gates yield to a gravelled driveway providing ample parking and turning, and access to the:

DETACHED SINGLE GARAGE 17' 6" x 9' 1" (5.33m x 2.77m) Up and over door; power and light supply; window to rear.

To the side of the driveway, there is a well tended front garden with level lawn and well stocked flowering beds, easily accessed via central and side paths.



Pedestrian side access leads to the large rear garden which is a particularly attractive feature of the property and is also mainly laid to lawn with well stocked flowering beds and borders, plants, trees and shrubs providing an array of seasonal colour. There is a small water feature and a large paved terrace (located off the dining room) which is perfect for outdoor eating and entertaining. The garden enjoys a sunny, southerly aspect, is private and secluded and bordered on all sides by mature hedging. There are also super views extending over Whitchurch towards Rix Hill and open countryside. An outside tap is provided and there are foundations from a previous greenhouse.

SERVICES Mains electricity, mains gas, mains water and mains drainage.

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

VIEWING By appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT on 01822 612345.

DIRECTIONS Leave Tavistock's Bedford Square, passing over Abbey Bridge before turning right at the roundabout into Whitchurch Road. Continue along Whitchurch Road for approximately 1.5 miles before turning left into Priory Close. Proceed up the hill and take the first turning on the left hand side. Continue along, following the road to the right and up the hill, where the property will be found after a short distance on the right hand side.

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