Whitchurch, Tavistock

3 beds | 1 baths | 2 receptions | £395,000


  • Well Presented 1960's Detached Bungalow
  • Large Plot Approaching Half An Acre
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Large Delightful South West Facing Gardens
  • Many Period And Interesting Features
  • Far Reaching Countryside Views
  • Driveway Parking And Integral Garage
  • Sought After Tucked Away Location
  • Easy Reach Of Open Moorland And Amenities

Enjoying far-reaching VIEWS, in a SOUGHT AFTER and quiet location within easy reach of OPEN MOORLAND and walking distance of VILLAGE and TOWN AMENITIES, a well presented older style DETACHED BUNGALOW with three bedrooms, mature GARDENS approaching 0.5 ACRE, sun terrace, INTEGRAL GARAGE and parking.

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION A well presented three bedroom older style detached bungalow enjoying far reaching countryside views and set on a large plot approaching half an acre, surrounded by delightful mature south west facing gardens and situated in a highly sought after tucked away location within easy reach of open moorland and walking distance of the village amenities of Whitchurch and Tavistock town centre.



This charming bungalow was built around 1968, retains many period and interesting features, including a lovely multi fuel burning stove in the sitting room and sun terrace with concrete balustrade providing a special space for outside dining and enjoying the garden, views and sunshine.



Its light and airy accommodation briefly comprises: cloakroom, kitchen, dining room, 19ft sitting room with open fire, inner hall, three bedrooms and wet room. There are large mature gardens; off-road parking for two/three vehicles and integral garage. The property also benefits from gas fired central heating and PVCu double glazing throughout. Early viewing 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:

Obscure PVCu double glazed door with matching obscure PVCu double glazed panel alongside leads into:

KITCHEN 14' x 10' 2" (4.27m x 3.1m) Dual aspect and fitted with a range of matching wall and base cabinets with contrasting roll top worksurfaces with tiled splashbacks; inset single sink unit with mixer tap and drainer; built-in Newhome range cooker with double oven and grill; four ring gas hob and warming plate with large extractor hood over; space for upright fridge/freezer; space for additional undercounter appliances; built-in cloaks cupboard with shelving; laminate flooring; PVCu double glazing windows to both side and rear aspects both overlooking garden; archway into:

DINING ROOM 11' x 10' (3.35m x 3.05m) Dual aspect with television point; telephone point; PVCu double glazed windows to both side and rear aspect both overlooking garden; double radiator; part-glazed door into:

INNER HALL Built-in airing cupboard with shelving housing a Worcester gas fired combination boiler; access to loft space; integral door to garage; two radiators.

CLOAKROOM 5' 4" x 3' 10" (1.63m x 1.17m) Fitted with a low level WC, wall hung wash handbasin; obscure PVCu double glazed window to rear.

SITTING ROOM 19' 5" x 12' 1" (5.92m x 3.68m) Spacious light and airy dual aspect room with feature brick open fireplace with slate hearth housing a cast iron Morso multi-fuel burning stove; television point; three wall light points; feature PVCu double glazed bay window to front enjoying a fantastic outlook over the garden with far-reaching views over the surrounding countryside; additional PVCu double glazed window to side; PVCu double glazed door to front leading out onto balustrade patio; built-in storage cupboard with shelving; double radiator.

BEDROOM ONE 14' 4" x 13' 4" (4.37m x 4.06m) Built-in wardrobes running the full width of the bedroom with ample hanging and storage; feature PVCu double glazed bay window to front overlooking garden with fabulous countryside views; double radiator.

BEDROOM TWO 12' 7" x 10' 11" (3.84m x 3.33m) PVCu double glazed window to front overlooking garden with far-reaching views; double radiator.

BEDROOM THREE 9' x 7' 9" (2.74m x 2.36m) PVCu double glazed window to rear; double radiator.

WET ROOM 7' 6" x 5' 5" (2.29m x 1.65m) Part-tiled and refitted with a modern white suite comprising walk-in wet room-style shower area with chrome thermostatic shower, low level WC, inset wash handbasin with storage cabinet beneath; extractor fan; obscure PVCu double glazed window to rear; heated towel rail.

OUTSIDE: The bungalow sits on a large plot with delightful mature gardens that are a particular feature of this lovely home.



The property is approached from the rear via double wrought iron vehicular gates which open to a gravelled driveway providing off-road parking for two/three vehicles and leads to the integral garage. A footpath from here leads to the main entrance and alongside both sides of the bungalow providing access to all garden areas.

The rear section of garden is enclosed by wooden fencing and mature hedging with deep and extensively planted borders with a colourful array of plants, shrubs and trees, including numerous mature fruit trees and a very productive walnut tree. There is a section of lawn with a wooden greenhouse (measuring approximately 10' x 7'). The garden continues to the side of the property enclosed by wooden fencing with mature borders.



The large main section of garden lies to what would have originally been the front of the bungalow and enjoys a sunny, south west facing aspect and lovely far-reaching countryside views.

Immediately to the front and accessible via the sitting room, is a charming sun terrace/patio enclosed by concrete balustrade providing a special space for outside dining and enjoying the garden, views and sunshine. Alongside the terrace is a raised ornamental fishpond with water feature and outside tap. The garden is enclosed by wooden fencing and mature hedging and laid to a vast expanse of lawn with colourful borders and interspersed with a huge variety of shrubs, bushes and trees.



To one side of the garden is a wooden summerhouse (measuring approximately 11' x 8' 5") surrounded by a wooden decking providing another lovely space to sit and enjoy the garden.



There is a section of garden designated for the growing of fruit and vegetables with two useful wooden garden sheds (one measuring approximately 7' x 5' and the other approximately 6' x 5') alongside which is a composting area.



To the rear of the garden is a section leads up to the former railway line and embankments and this area is left to nature, attracting an abundance of wildlife.

INTEGRAL GARAGE 18' x 9' (5.49m x 2.74m) Pitched tiled roof and fitted with a metal up and over garage door; power and lighting; worksurface with space and plumbing beneath for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer; eaves storage; telephone point; window to side; shelving; integral door to inner hall.

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

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

VIEWING By appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT on 01822 612345.

DIRECTIONS From Tavistock's Bedford Square proceed over Abbey Bridge turning right at the Dolvin Road roundabout onto Whitchurch Road. Proceed along the Whitchurch Road for approximately one mile where the lane leading to the property will be found on the right hand side as identified by a Mansbridge Balment 'For Sale' board.

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