Bridestowe

2 beds | 2 baths | 1 receptions | Offers in excess of £180,000


  • 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 AND 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 en-suite shower room 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 Hatch to loft; telephone point. Doors to:-

LIVING ROOM 13' 7" x 13' 1" (4.16m x 4.00m) French doors to front overlooking communal grounds; feature fireplace housing electric fire.

KITCHEN 11' 4" x 8' 8" (3.47m x 2.65m) Window to rear with pleasant westerly outlook; wall and floor units under roll top work surfaces; one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap and tiled splash backs; appliance space for automatic washing machine; appliance space for fridge; built-in electric oven and hob with hood over; French doors to outside rear garden.

BEDROOM TWO 13' 3" x 10' 0" (4.04m x 3.06m) Dual aspect window overlooking pond and wooded area; fitted cupboards.

BEDROOM ONE 13' 10" x 10' 0" (4.23m x 3.05m) Window to rear; fitted wardrobe.

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM 8' 5" x 5' 2" (2.57m x 1.59m) Obscure window to rear; rectangular shower tray and glass enclosure with Mira electric shower; low level w.c.; wash hand basin; shaver socket; wall mounted fan heater.

WET ROOM 6' 1" x 4' 7" (1.86m x 1.40m) (Not currently in use as a wet room). Wash hand basin with vanity cupboard under; low level w.c.; heated towel rail; fully tiled walls; extractor fan.

OUTSIDE The property is approached from the nearby residents car park via pathway with pass through the communal gardens. To the rear is a small paved patio with an adjoining west facing lawn.

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

SERVICES Mains water, electricity and drainage.

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

VIEWINGS 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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