Okehampton, Devon

4 beds | 2 baths | 3 receptions | Offers in excess of £400,000

  • Ref no O1283
  • Spacious Detached Dormer Bungalow
  • Well Presented Property.
  • Extensive grounds of just under 1/3 acre
  • 4 Bedrooms, 3 Reception Rooms, Two Bathrooms
  • Sought-after residential area
  • Garage and Driveway
  • Good Views of Surrounding Countryside
  • Viewing Essential
  • No Onward Chain

IMPRESSIVE, well presented DETACHED DORMER BUNGALOW, located in a SOUGHT AFTER AREA, on a private plot of just under THIRD OF AN ACRE, with four bedrooms, two bathrooms, three receptions, extensive GARDENS, GARAGE and DRIVEWAY. Viewing essential to appreciate. NO ONWARD CHAIN.

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION This fine property is situated in a sought-after residential area, toward the southern outskirts of Okehampton, giving good access to the town's amenities, Dartmoor National Park and the well-acclaimed Granite Way Cycletrack.

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 several banks and supermarkets 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 spacious and well-presented detached dormer bungalow, built by a well-respected local builder in 1955, and owned by the sellers for over 23 years. The property occupies a private extensive plot, measuring just under 1/3 of an acre. There are good views over the town and towards surrounding countryside.
The accommodation, which is well-presented and very light throughout, which is due to the majority of the rooms being dual aspect and having large, low-silled windows, briefly comprises: entrance hall; sitting room; dining room; kitchen; conservatory; utility room; ground floor bathroom and two ground floor double bedrooms. To the first floor is a landing; two further bedrooms and a shower room. The property benefits from mains gas central heating and full double glazing.
There is an attached garage with remote-controlled electric roller and a brick-paved driveway providing off-road parking for several vehicles.
We are delighted to be appointed as sole agents for the sale of this fine property, which 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:

Front entrance door with courtesy light to:

HALLWAY Stairs to first floor landing; radiator; understairs storage cupboard; doors to:

SITTING ROOM 17' 7" x 12' 11" (5.37m x 3.96m) Double aspect room with windows to front and side, offering views to garden and surrounding countryside; two radiators; stone surround fireplace with open grate;; built-in dresser/display unit; T.V. points; door to dining room.

BEDROOM ONE 15' 6" x 11' 10" (4.74m x 3.62m) Double aspect room; windows to front and side; views to garden and surrounding countryside; radiator; extensive range of built-in bedroom furniture including three wardrobes, drawers and dressing table.

BEDROOM TWO 13' 10" x 10' 9" (4.22m x 3.30m) Double aspect room; windows to side and rear; radiator.

BATHROOM 10' 3" x 5' 11" (3.14m x 1.82m) Obscure window to rear; low level w.c; pedestal wash hand basin; tile sided bath with central mixer tap and shower attachment; fully glazed corner shower cubicle with mains shower; heated towel rail; radiator; extensive tiled walls.

KITCHEN 13' 6" x 13' 0" (4.13m x 3.97m) Window and door to rear; extensive range of kitchen units; roll topped work surfaces; one and a half bowl sink and drainer; integral dishwasher; integral fridge; Rangemaster gas/electric double oven and grill and gas hob; hot plate and plate warmer; radiator; tiled floor; central island; gas boiler and central heating and hot water controls; airing cupboard.

DINING ROOM 12' 11" x 10' 4" (3.96m x 3.15m) Double aspect room; windows to side and rear; radiator. T.V. point.

CONSERVATORY 11' 10" x 19' 5" (3.63m x 5.93m) Double doors and further door to rear; tiled floor; loft hatch; door to kitchen and door to driveway.

UTILITY ROOM 10' 2" x 5' 10" (3.12m x 1.80m) Window to rear; tiled floor; floor storage units; stainless steel sink and drainer; space for fridge freezer and washing machine; hanging space for coats; door to garage.


LANDING Loft hatch; doors to:

BEDROOM THREE 14' 3" x 17' 6" (4.36m x 5.35m) Double aspect room; windows to front and side; views to surrounding countryside; radiator; doors to eaves storage.

BEDROOM FOUR 11' 3" x 10' 1" (3.44m x 3.09m) Window to front; view of surrounding countryside; radiator; door to:

STORAGE ROOM 11' 1" x 5' 10" (3.40m x 1.78m) With lighting; built-in shelving.

SHOWER ROOM 6' 9" x 6' 1" (2.06m x 1.86m) Obscure window to rear; low level w.c; pedestal wash hand basin; fully tiled walls; fully glazed shower cubicle with mains shower; heated towel rail; shaver socket; loft hatch; extractor fan.


The property is approached via a substantial brick-paved driveway, providing off-road parking for several vehicles and leading to a:-

GARAGE 19' 2" x 9' 3" (5.85m x 2.83m) Remote control electrically operated roller door; window to side; electric consumer unit. Door to utility room.

GARDENS The gardens run to all sides of the property and are well-tended and extensive, measuring in total just under 1/3 acre. Offering a great deal of privacy and day-long availability of sunshine. Extensive areas of lawns and patio, with flowerbeds, shrubs, plants and small trees. Productive fruit and vegetable beds and rose garden rockery There are very good views over the town and towards the surrounding countryside. Within the garden is a substantial GARDEN STORE 13' 0" x 6' 5" (3.97m x 1.97m) - with wood and coal store to side and further storage area.
There is also a further timber store shed and greenhouse. Outside tap and courtesy lighting.

SERVICES Mains electricity, mains gas, mains water (metered) and mains drainage.

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

VIEWING Strictly by appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT, Okehampton Office on 01837 52371.

From the centre of Okehampton turn in to George Street, between The White Hart Hotel and the former Nat West Bank building. Proceed for approximately 300 metres, taking the second turning right in to Station Road. Continue up the hill for approximately 500 metres, taking the second turning left in to Brandize Park, whereupon the property will be found immediately on the right hand side.

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