South Zeal, Okehampton

3 beds | 1 baths | 1 receptions | Guide price £435,000


  • Ref no O1197
  • Detached Bungalow
  • Superb views of countryside and Dartmoor
  • Extensive gardens
  • Edge of sought-after Dartmoor village
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Bathroom and Ensuite WC Room
  • Driveway and Garage
  • Viewing Advised

WELL PRESENTED DETACHED BUNGALOW with extensive front and rear GARDENS, with VIEWS of adjoining countryside and Dartmoor, with DRIVEWAY and GARAGE, on the edge of the sought-after Dartmoor village of South Zeal.

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION This fine property is situated on the edge of the sought-after Dartmoor village of South Zeal, set in extensive gardens, with superb far-reaching views of adjoining countryside and Dartmoor.



South Zeal is a highly desirable Dartmoor National Park village which lies approximately 17 miles west of Exeter and 5 miles east of Okehampton. There are an excellent range of local amenities including a well renowned primary school, village stores, post office, church, recreation/playing field and two popular public houses. A more comprehensive range of local shopping and amenities can be found in 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 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.



A well-presented detached bungalow, built in the mid- 1980's, with spacious, light accommodation comprising of: entrance porch; hallway; large sitting room/dining room with woodburner; kitchen/breakfast room; utility room; three bedrooms, with the master bedroom having an ensuite WC room; further entrance porch and hallway, with door to attached garage with remote- controlled up and over door.

A real feature of the property is the excellent views that can be enjoyed, to the front and rear, over the gardens, adjoining countryside and nearby Dartmoor.

There is full double glazing and LPG central heating.

The property is approached via a gated driveway, providing off-road parking for several vehicles. There are extensive front and rear gardens, predominantly laid to lawn and well-maintained. Again the excellent views of surrounding countryside and Dartmoor can be enjoyed from all parts of the garden and viewing is essential to appreciate.

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:

Front entrance door to:

ENTRANCE PORCH Radiator; hanging space for coats; inner door to:

HALLWAY Radiator; loft hatch; doors to:

BEDROOM THREE 6' 6" x 7' 10" (2/93m x 2.39m) Window to front with excellent views; radiator.

SITTING ROOM/DINING ROOM 23' 11" x 13' 0 extending to 15'2" (4.64m)" (7.30m x 3.96m) A spacious triple aspect room with windows to both sides; double doors to front with excellent views of surrounding countryside and Dartmoor; two radiators; stone built fireplace with fitted multi-fuel burner; shelving; T.V. point.

BEDROOM ONE 12' 11" x 11' 1" (3.96m x 3.38m) Window to rear with views over garden; radiator; door to:

W.C. 3' 4" x 5' 6" (1.03m x 1.69m) Obscure window to rear; low level w.c; pedestal wash hand basin; tiled floor.

BATHROOM 7' 10" x 5' 5" (2.4m x 1.67m) Obscure glazed window to rear; matching white suite comprising of low-level WC; pedestal wash hand basin; panel enclosed bath; radiator; tiled floor; fully tiled walls; extractor fan.

BEDROOM TWO 10' 1" x 8' 11" (3.08m x 2.72m) Window to rear overlooking rear garden; radiator; built-in wardrobe; T.V. point.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 12' 3" x 9' 6" (3.75m x 2.90m) Window to front with excellent views of surrounding countryside and Dartmoor; matching light wood wall and floor kitchen units; roll topped work surface and part tiled splashbacks; one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer; eye level oven and grill; LPG gas hob; integrated dishwasher; space for dining table and chairs.

INNER HALL Tiled floor; hanging space for coats; door to garage and utility room.

UTILITY ROOM 5' 5" x 4' 1" (1.67m x 1.26m) Obscure window to rear; built-in airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and shelving; space and plumbing for washing machine and fridge/freezer; vinyl flooring; loft hatch.

SIDE PORCH 6' 5" x 4' 4" (1.96m x 1.33m) Tiled floor; sliding entrance door.

OUTSIDE Double gates to tarmacadam driveway. Off road parking for several vehicles.





GARAGE 13' 0" x 19' 3" (3.97m x 5.87m) Remote controlled electric up and over door; electric fuse box; door to rear garden and window to rear; wall mounted Vaillant LPG boiler; wall-mounted tap.

GARDENS An extensive lawned front garden with flowerbed borders and superb views over the village, surrounding countryside and Dartmoor. Raised patio from sitting room with views. LPG bulk tank and outside lighting and tap.



Large lawned rear garden adjacent to, and overlooking grazing fields, with lovely views of countryside and Dartmoor; flowerbed borders; summerhouse; Outside lighting.

SERVICES Mains electricity, mains water and mains drainage. LPG 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 the centre Okehampton, leave the town in an easterly direction, via East Street and Exeter Road. Follow the signs for Sticklepath / South Zeal, passing over the A30 dual carriageway. After driving through the village of Sticklepath, take the next turning left, signposted to South Zeal, whereupon the property will be found approximately 200 metres along, on the left hand side.

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