Dousland

4 beds | 2 baths | 2 receptions | Guide price £495,000


  • Detached Bungalow
  • 3/4 Bedrooms
  • Grounds of Approximately 1.5 Acres
  • Distant Views
  • Sunny Aspect
  • Requires Updating and Improvement
  • No Onward Chain

A sizeable 3 / 4 bedroom DETACHED BUNGALOW which is surrounded by private established grounds of approximately 1.5 ACRES offering DISTANT VIEWS over the landscape while bordering open moorland of the Dartmoor National Park.
The property requires UPDATING and IMPROVEMENT with spacious rooms and SUNNY ASPECTS. NO ONWARD CHAIN.

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION A sizeable detached bungalow situated in a secluded location with no onward chain and only a few yards from the open moors. We understand the garden extends to approximately 1 ½ acres with mature trees and established shrubs and mainly laid to lawn. A driveway sweeps to the front elevation and an integral double garage offering enviable off road parking/hard standing. The bungalow requires updating and has been extended offering good space with airy rooms and excellent storage. The accommodation comprises, porch, reception hall, sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, bathroom, cloakroom, three bedrooms, en-suite bathroom, shower room and a study/occasional bedroom. The home offers scope for further extension, subject to relevant permission, and benefits from oil fired central heating, double glazing, septic tank and mains water/electricity. There is also potential further front aspect views if the height of some of the shrubs on the boundary was reduced therefore providing a further sense of space. The bungalow is particularly convenient with Dousland and Yelverton being only moments away in the car. Plymouth is approximately 10 miles from the door making the position ideal for commuting to the city.

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:

PORCH 10' 10" x 6' 0" (3.3m x 1.83m) Windows to the garden; entrance door; space for coats and boots; door to:

RECEPTION HALL 20' 3" x 5' 0" (6.17m x 1.52m) Opening to inner hall; doors off:

INNER HALL 21' 9" x 3' 10" (6.63m x 1.17m) 3 storage/coat cupboards; doors off to bedrooms, bathroom and cloakroom.

SITTING ROOM 19' 0" x 15' 10" (5.79m x 4.83m) Dual aspect window and patio doors to the gardens and view; fireplace; T.V. point; door to:

DINING ROOM 14' 8" x 12' 0" (4.47m x 3.66m) Window to the side garden; T.V. point; serving hatch to the kitchen/breakfast room.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 17' 6" x 12' 0" (5.33m x 3.66m) Dual aspect windows to the gardens; fitted kitchen units and worktops; integrated Hotpoint dual oven/grill; John Lewis electric hob and fridge; Beko dishwasher; breakfast bar; door out to the rear garden and to the utility room.

UTILITY ROOM 8' 3" x 8' 1" (2.51m x 2.46m) Window to the garden; fitted worktops and dual sinks; space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble drier and freezer; site of floor mounted Worcester 20/25 Heatslave oil fired boiler; glass bricks to the inner hall.

CLOAKROOM 8' 1" x 3' 0" (2.46m x 0.91m) Window to the rear; low level w.c; wash hand basin; loft access with a pull down ladder and light.

BATHROOM 8' 1" x 5' 2" (2.46m x 1.57m) Window to the rear; wash hand basin; low level w.c; panelled bath with shower over; heated towel rail.

BEDROOM TWO 14' 6" x 14' 0" (4.42m x 4.27m) Patio doors to the garden and view.

BEDROOM ONE 13' 7" x 11' 0" (4.14m x 3.35m) Window to the front garden and views; built-in wardrobe; door to en-suite bathroom.

EN-SUITE BATHROOM 9' 0" x 6' 8" (2.74m x 2.03m) Window; low level w.c; wash hand basin; panelled bath with shower over; heated towel rail; door to shower room.

BEDROOM THREE 12' 0" x 10' 10" (3.66m x 3.3m) Window to the rear; built-in wardrobe; door to:

STUDY/BEDROOM 9' 0" x 7' 0" (2.74m x 2.13m) Window to the rear; door to double garage and door to:

SHOWER ROOM 9' 0" x 3' 3" (2.74m x 0.99m) Double shower cubicle; space for vanity cupboards; door to en-suite bathroom.

OUTSIDE The property is approached from a shared private driveway leading to the edge of Yennadon Down and a five bar gate onto the driveway. The driveway sweeps down to the property flanked by the grounds and Devon Bank boundary. The gardens are mainly laid to lawn with established trees and bushes with some of the garden requiring further clearing. The curtilage borders the moorland of Yennadon Down with Burrator Reservoir, which is a stunning area of outstanding beauty, within walking distance over the moor.

INTEGRAL DOUBLE GARAGE 20' 0" x 18' 0" (6.1m x 5.49m) Pedestrian door and window; large up-and-over door; power points and lighting; space for workshop area.

GARDEN SHED Low maintenance construction; double sliding doors.

SERVICES Mains electricity, mains water; private drainage to septic tank; oil fired central heating.

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

VIEWING Strictly by appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT on 01822 855055.

DIRECTIONS From our Yelverton office and at the roundabout, take exit for the B3212 and continue along this road, signposted for Dousland and Princetown. At Dousland, continue past the Burrator Inn and proceed on the road towards Princetown for approximately 1/3rd of a mile, where an unmarked track on the right leads to the property which is marked by our for sale board.

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