3 beds | £270,000

  • Ref no O1129
  • Substantial detached bungalow
  • Outskirts of Okehampton Town
  • Good views of Dartmoor to Front Aspect
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Garage and Driveway
  • Large rear garden
  • Future Development Potential (STP)

A substantial DETACHED BUNGALOW on the outskirts of Okehampton with VIEWS of both Dartmoor and surrounding countryside. 3 BEDROOMS, 2 reception rooms, GARAGE, WORKSHOP and LARGE GARDEN. Viewing recommended. NO ONWARD CHAIN.

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION The property is located in the hamlet of Stockley on the eastern outskirts of Okehampton.

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 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.

A detached bungalow of traditional construction believed to have been built in the 1930's. The accommodation briefly comprises of entrance porch, hallway, sitting room, kitchen, dining room, side porch, bathroom and three bedrooms. The attic space could offer scope for further accommodation, subject to the necessary consents being granted. There is an adjoining single garage. To the front of the property is a sizeable garden and driveway providing off road parking for several vehicles. To the rear is an extremely large garden, which offers the purchaser a fantastic garden to utilise, or for possible future development subject to the necessary planning permissions being consented. There are some good views to the front towards Dartmoor. The property is in need of a degree of re-modernisation and work. We are delighted to be appointed as sole agents in the sale of this 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:

ENTRANCE PORCH Double glazed PVCu front entrance door and double glazed PVCu windows to front and side; tiled flooring; part glazed inner door to:

HALLWAY Radiator; picture rails; telephone point; Thermostat control; hatch to loft space (with potential for conversion to further accommodation subject to the necessary consents); doors to:-

SITTING ROOM 13' 5" max x 12' 0" (4.11m max x 3.67m) Large double glazed window to front with views of surrounding countryside and Dartmoor; radiator; stone built fireplace with timber mantle and open grate; built-in shelving and display unit; 2 x television points; wall lights.

BEDROOM ONE 12' 0" x 11' 11" max (3.66m x 3.65m max Large double glazed widow to front with views of surrounding countryside and Dartmoor; radiator; picture rail.

BEDROOM THREE 12' 0" x 7' 0" (3.66m x 2.14m) Single glazed sash window to side; radiator; triple doored built-in wardrobe; picture rail.

BEDROOM TWO 11' 7" max x 10' 0" (3.54m max x 3.07m) Single glazed sash window to rear; radiator; electric heater; wash hand basin set into vanity unit with storage; picture rail.

BATHROOM 6' 4" x 6' 2" (1.95m x 1.88m) Single glazed sash window to rear; low level w.c.; wash hand basin set into vanity unit with storage; panel enclosed bath with mixer tap; radiator.

DINING ROOM 13' 4" max x 11' 11" (4.08m max x 3.65m) Large double glazed window to side; radiator; tile surround fireplace with timber mantle and electric fire; double doored airing cupboard with hot water tank and shelving. Door to:

KITCHEN 13' 2" x 7' 8" (4.03m x 2.35m) Two single glazed windows to rear; wall and floor mounted kitchen units with roll top worksurfaces and part tiled splashbacks; space for oven; space for fridge/freezer; radiator; vinyl flooring; stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap; timer controls for central heating and hot water; electric meter and fuse box. Double glazed PVCu door to:

SIDE PORCH Tiled floor; diamond shaped window to side; door to garden; courtesy light.

GARAGE 14' 2" x 7' 11" (4.32m x 2.42m) Up and over door; power and light connected; door to rear.


FRONT There is a tarmac and gravel driveway with lawn to side; stone wall and hedge and fence borders. There is gated access to side.

WORKSHOP 12' 1" x 6' 2" (3.69m x 1.89m) Timber construction; power and light connected; two windows; workbench and shelving.

BOILER HOUSE Oil fired boiler; lighting.

REAR GARDEN A very large garden with areas of lawn and hedge borders, an extensive fruit and vegetable garden with greenhouse. A gate leads to a lower section of garden with lawn, bushes and small trees. This lower section of garden could in the future offer a potential future development, subject to the necessary planning consents. Oil tank, coal bunker and timber store shed and greenhouse.

SERVICES Private water, mains electricity, private drainage and 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 in Okehampton town proceed in an easterly direction into East Street and on to Exeter Road. After approximately 1 mile you will see a Texaco filling station and Mole Avon Stores, whereupon the property will be found a short distance beyond this upon the left hand side.

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