Tavistock

4 beds | 1 baths | 1 receptions | £350,000


  • Semi Detached
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Conservatory
  • Sought After Area
  • Parking
  • Carport
  • Garage
  • South Facing Garden
  • No Onward Chain

Altered and improved SEMI-DETACHED FAMILY HOME with four bedrooms, CONSERVATORY, south facing GARDEN, carport, GARAGE and PARKING in one of Tavistock's sought after RESIDENTIAL AREAS. NO ONWARD CHAIN.

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION Located in one of Tavistock's most sought after residential areas, and within easy reach of both Tavistock town centre, Whitchurch Down and Dartmoor.

Tavistock is a thriving market town adjoining the western edge of the Dartmoor National Park and was in 2004 voted the winner of a nationwide survey undertaken by the Council for the Protection of Rural England involving 120 other market towns. Among the assets taken into consideration were history, architecture, community spirit, planning sensitivity, recreational facilities and individuality of shops and businesses. Additional facilities include a hospital, a bustling Pannier Market and a full range of schools both State and Private. Indeed Tavistock can claim to have everything adding up to a quality of life which would be hard to rival.

Plymouth is only 15 miles away with fast Inter City rail links to London, Bristol and the North. There are also ferry services to Roscoff, Brittany and Santander, Northern Spain.


This four bedroom semi-detached family home has been altered, extended and improved to provide comfortable accommodation arranged over two floors. A front porch has been added, the sitting room and dining room have been reconfigured and a conservatory installed in the south facing garden. There is ample private parking for several vehicles, a carport providing dry hardstanding and a single detached garage. The property is offered for sale with the benefit of 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 DOOR Half glazed PVCu entrance door.

ENTRANCE PORCH 5' x 4' 3" (1.52m x 1.3m) A useful addition with practical tiled floor; PVCu windows to front and side. Step up to:

RECEPTION HALL Turning stairs to first floor; textured ceiling; dado rail; radiator. Doors to:

CLOAKROOM Low flush WC; wash handbasin with tiled splashback; textured ceiling; shelved storage cupboard; understairs housekeeping cupboard (the automatic washing machine is also sited here); opaque window to side.

SITTING ROOM 15' 8" x 11' (4.78m x 3.35m) Real flame effect gas fire in cut stone fireplace with timber mantel and stone hearth; fitted storage and display shelving to side of chimney breast; coved and textured ceiling; radiator; picture window overlooking the front garden. Open plan access to:

DINING ROOM 10' 10" x 8' 5" (3.3m x 2.57m) Coved and textured ceiling; radiator; door to kitchen. PVCu sliding patio door to:

CONSERVATORY 8' 8" x 7' 7" (2.64m x 2.31m) Of PVCu construction on a solid masonry base with a corrotherm roof; opening casement and fanlight windows; high level display shelf; slate sills; half glazed PVCu door to outside and garden.

KITCHEN 9' 9" x 8' (2.97m x 2.44m) Fully fitted with a good quality range of wall and base units in medium oak with tiled square edged worksurfaces over, incorporating a one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap over; single oven; halogen hob with extractor canopy over; space for under-counter fridge/freezer; plate rack; glass fronted display cabinet; wall mounted Vaillant gas central heating boiler; spotlighting; textured ceiling; window to rear overlooking the garden. Opaque glazed PVCu door to outside and carport.

FIRST FLOOR:

LANDING Textured ceiling; access to roof space; built-in airing cupboard with slatted linen shelving, kept warm by a low level radiator; window to side. Doors to:

BEDROOM ONE 14' 7" x 9' 2" (4.44m x 2.79m) Coved and textured ceiling; radiator; window to front with views over the surrounding rooftops towards Dartmoor in the distance.

BEDROOM TWO 9' 1" x 8' 1" (2.77m x 2.46m) Built-in single wardrobe with hanging rail and shelf; separate built-in storage cupboard; coved ceiling; radiator; window to rear.

BEDROOM THREE 11' 8" x 7' 6" narrowing to 4' 4" (3.56m x 2.29m narrowing to 1.32m)
Coved and textured ceiling; useful overstairs storage cupboard; radiator; window to front with views.

BEDROOM FOUR 8' 6" x 6' 1" (2.59m x 1.85m) Coved ceiling; radiator; window to rear.

SHOWER ROOM Fitted with a white suite comprising low flush WC, pedestal wash handbasin, double width shower cubicle with mains shower over; decorative ceramic wall tiling; opaque window to side.

OUTSIDE: The front garden is arranged with flowering beds and borders, shielded from the roadside by mature hedging. A block paved driveway provides parking in tandem for several vehicles and access to the large covered carport at the side of the house which provides dry hardstanding and access to the:

DETACHED SINGLE GARAGE Up and over door; power and light supply.

A pedestrian gate leads from the carport to a paved courtyard adjacent and also accessible from the conservatory. From here steps rise to a level fully enclosed garden which is south facing with a sunny aspect and has been mostly gravelled for ease of maintenance and stocked with flowering plants, trees and shrubs which have been designed to provide an array of seasonal colour. There are courtesy lights dotted around and there is an outside tap.

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 roundabout into Whitchurch Road. Take the second turning on the left into Down Road. Continue along Down Road, taking the first turning on the left into Down Park Drive. At the bend in the road, turn right into Chaucer Road. Continue along Chaucer Road where the property will be found on the right hand side, clearly identified by a Mansbridge Balment 'For Sale' board.

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