Okehampton, Devon

5 beds | 2 baths | 2 receptions | Guide price £395,000


  • Ref No O1150
  • Fine detached 1920's house
  • Five Bedrooms (Ensuite to master bedroom)
  • Two Reception rooms
  • Large Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Level Front and Rear Gardens
  • Double garage and driveway
  • Mains gas central heating and double glazing
  • Good access to A30
  • Viewing highly recommended

A fine detached 1920's house with spacious accommodation, level gardens, driveway and double garage, situated on the eastern side of Okehampton. 5 bedrooms (ensuite to master bedroom), 2 reception rooms, large kitchen/dining room, separate utility room. VIEWING HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION This fine property is situated in a well - respected residential road on the eastern side of Okehampton, with good access to the town's amenities, the A30 road network and the Dartmoor National Park.



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, including Waitrose, 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.



An impressive detached 1920's house presented in very good order and retaining some good original period features.

The accommodation is very spacious and light, with large bay windows to many rooms and good high ceilings. The accommodation briefly comprises: entrance porch; hallway with Victorian tiled flooring; sitting room with bay window and open fire; dual aspect dining room; a large family-style kitchen/dining room with double doors leading to rear garden; utility room and cloakroom.

To the first floor is a spacious landing with doors to four good -sized bedrooms, with the master bedroom having an ensuite shower room. Both the master bedroom and the second bedroom have large by windows to the front elevation. On this floor is also a bath/shower room.

To the second floor is a further double bedroom with far reaching views towards the surrounding countryside.

The property benefits from mains gas fired central heating and full double glazing.

The property is accessed via a gated entrance from the highway, leading in to a large driveway, providing off-road parking for several vehicles and leading to a double garage. There is a level enclosed front garden with a number of native trees, lawned area and vegetable garden and greenhouse.

The rear garden is level and enclosed and laid to patio and gravel, thus making it very low maintenance. It is currently used as a very social outside space and has a number of pleasant sheltered seating areas.

We are delighted to be appointed as sole agents for the sale of this property and viewing is highly recommended.





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:

PVCu Entrance door into :-

ENTRANCE PORCH With Victorian tiled flooring; windows to both sides and further PVCu door into :-

HALLWAY With Victorian tiled flooring; stairs to first floor landing; radiator; telephone point; hanging space for coats; ceiling rose; doors to:-

SITTING ROOM 14' 5" x 13' 0" (4.41m x 3.97m) Attractive bay window to front; period timber and marble surround fireplace with working open grate; exposed timber flooring; picture rails; ceiling rose; radiator; built-in shelving to both sides of the chimney.

DINING ROOM 14' 5" x 13' 0" (4.41m x 3.97m) A dual aspect room with bay window to front and further window to side; exposed timber floorboards; radiator; picture rails; ceiling rose

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM 20' 6" x 15' 2" (6.26m x 4.64m) A family-style kitchen/dining room with ample dining space and double doors leading to rear garden. Dual aspect with windows to rear and side. A matching range of wall and kitchen units with roll top work surfaces and part-tiled splashbacks. Twin stainless steel sinks and drainer. Range style gas-fired stove. Plumbing and space for dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Gas-fired boiler set in to former fireplace with built-in storage cupboards to side; radiator; doors to:-



UTILITY ROOM 12' 11" x 7' 6" (3.94m x 2.31m) With window to side; a matching range of wall and floor mounted kitchen units with roll top worksurfaces; double sink unit and drainer; plumbing and space for washing machine and tumble drier; larder cupboard and door to Pantry, with light.

REAR LOBBY With tiled flooring; door to rear garden; electric heater and door to :-

CLOAKROOM Low level WC; wash hand basin; obscure glazed window to side; tiled flooring.

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING With window to front; radiator and doors to:-

MASTER BEDROOM 14' 6" x 12' 11" (4.43m x 3.96m) Attractive bay window to front; exposed timber flooring; picture rails; ceiling rose; door to:-

ENSUITE Obscure glazed window to side; pedestal wash hand basin; fully glazed shower cubicle with electric shower; fully tiled walls; wall-mounted electric heater; vinyl flooring.

BEDROOM TWO 14' 6" x 13' 1" (4.43m x 3.99m) A dual aspect room with attractive bay window to front and window to side with views over the town and surrounding countryside; exposed timber flooring; radiator; picture rail; ceiling rose; stairs rising to second floor with understairs cupboard.

BEDROOM THREE 13' 0" x 11' 1" (3.97m x 3.39m) Window to side; exposed timber flooring; radiator; picture rail; contemporary wash hand basin set on vanity table.

BEDROOM FOUR 11' 2" x 9' 3" (3.41m x 2.83m) Window to side with views over town and surrounding countryside; radiator; wash hand basin; picture rail; ceiling rose.

BATHROOM 10' 9" x 7' 0" (3.29m x 2.15m) Two obscure glazed windows to rear; low level WC; wash hand basin; corner jacuzzi bath; fully tiled walls; fully glazed shower cubicle with mains multi-headed shower; heated towel rail; airing cupboard tiled flooring; spotlight lighting;

SECOND FLOOR

LANDING Eaves storage and door to:-

ATTIC ROOM / BEDROOM FIVE 16' 2" x 11' 1" (4.93m x 3.38m) Dormer window to rear with far reaching views towards surrounding countryside; radiator; hatch to loft space; eaves storage.

OUTSIDE The property is accessed via a gated entrance from the highway, leading in to a large driveway, providing off-road parking for several vehicles and leading to a :-

DOUBLE GARAGE 18' 6" x 15' 11" (5.64m x 4.86m) With up and over door and door to side; power and lighting connected.

GARDENS There is a level enclosed front garden with a number of native trees, lawned area and vegetable garden and greenhouse to side.

The rear garden can be accessed from both sides of the property. It is level, enclosed and enjoys a sunny afternoon/evening aspect. Predominantly laid to patio and gravel, thus making it a very low maintenance garden. It is currently used as a very social outside space and has a number of pleasant sheltered seating areas.

There is a timber built workshop / store (2.45m x 2.45m) with power and light connected and a further timber built shed. Outside lighting and wall mounted outside tap.

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

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

VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT, Okehampton Office on 01837 52371 or email okehampton@mansbridgebalment.co.uk

DIRECTIONS From the centre of Okehampton, proceed out of the town in an easterly direction, via East Street and on to Exeter Road. Continue along Exeter Road, passing the speed camera on the right hand side, take the second turning left in to Baldwin Drive, whereupon the property will be found immediately on the right hand side.

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