South Zeal, Okehampton

3 beds | 1 baths | 1 receptions | Offers in excess of £250,000

  • Ref no O1319
  • Sought-after Dartmoor village
  • Gardens and Off-road parking
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Pleasant outlook to nearby countryside to rear
  • Some work and modernisation required
  • Oil-fired central heating
  • Viewing Advised

A spacious SEMI-DETACHED PROPERTY located in the sought-after Dartmoor village of South Zeal, with THREE BEDROOMS and situated in a level and GENEROUS PLOT, with good sized GARDENS and off-road PARKING. NO ONWARD CHAIN.

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION The property is situated in the sought after Dartmoor village of South Zeal.

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 a bank 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 deceptively spacious semi detached property, believed to have been built in the 1940's, situated in a level generous plot with off-road parking and gardens to three sides. The accommodation, which is in need of some modernisation and improvement comprises of: entrance porch with adjoining store room; hallway; ground floor bathroom; a ground floor double bedroom; sitting / dining room; kitchen and a wrap around rear and side porch/ conservatory and cloakroom. To the first floor are two double bedrooms. There is oil-fired central heating, with a recently updated Worcester boiler.

To the outside there are extensive and level gardens, with the rear garden being southerly-facing . There is a brick paved driveway providing off-road parking for several vehicles. To the side is a working garden, along with two useful block-built stores. To the front is a pedestrian pathway, shared with the one immediate neighbour.

We are delighted to be appointed as the sole agents for the sale of this property, which is offered with NO ONWARD CHAIN.

ACCOMODATION 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 PORCH 6' 4" x 3' 5" (1.95m x 1.05m)

STORE ROOM 9' 3" x 3' 6" (2.84m x 1.09m)


BATHROOM 7' 1" x 5' 4" (2.18m x 1.64m)

BEDROOM 3 10' 8" x 10' 5" (3.25m x 3.18m)

SITTING ROOM / DINING ROOM 23' 1" x 10' 11" (7.06m x 3.33m)

KITCHEN 12' 9" x 9' 6" (3.91m x 2.92m)

REAR / SIDE PORCH 27' 5" x 3' 6" (8.38m x 1.07m) Approx. sizes

CONSERVATORY 16' 0" x 12' 7" (4.88m x 3.84m)




BEDROOM ONE 15' 3" x 11' 6" (4.65m max into bay x 3.51m)

BEDROOM TWO 15' 3" x 10' 7" (4.65m max into bay x 3.25m)

OUTSIDE From the village lane, the property is accessed to the rear, via metal double gates, leading in to a substantial brick-paved driveway, providing off-road parking for several cars. The rear garden is southerly - facing and has a pleasant outlook to nearby surrounding countryside.
To the side are two useful block built stores (Store 1: 3.47m x 2.24m and Store 2: 2.15 2.00m) and fruit and vegetable beds. To the front is a pedestrian pathway, shared with the one immediate neighbour.

AGENTS NOTE The construction of the property is brick gable ends, with timber and cladded walls.

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

SERVICES Mains water, mains drainage, mains electricity. Oil-fired central heating.

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

DIRECTIONS For SAT NAV please use the property postcode EX20 2NX.
From Okehampton, leave the town in an easterly direction, via East Street and Exeter Road. Pass over the A30 dual carriageway, following the signs to Sticklepath and South Zeal. Passing through Sticklepath, ignore the first signpost for South Zeal and take the next turning left instead. After approx.150 metres the property will be found on the left hand side, identified by a Mansbridge Balment for sale board.

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