North Tawton, Devon
Sold Subject to Contract

3 beds | 2 baths | 2 receptions | £300,000

  • Fine detached bungalow
  • Quiet cul de sac location
  • Private south-facing rear garden
  • Adjoining fields to the rear
  • Views of nearby countryside to the front.
  • Garage and Driveway
  • Three bedrooms (ensuite to main bedroom)
  • Kitchen/ breakfast room
  • Spacious Sitting Room
  • Large Conservatory

A fine, detached bungalow, situated in a quiet cul de sac, adjoining fields to the rear, and views of countryside to the front. Private, south facing garden; garage and driveway. Viewing essential.

Situation and Description

The property is situated in a quiet corner of a well-respected cul de sac, within near proximity to the town's amenities. The property has good views to the front and adjoins fields to the rear.

North Tawton is a small town (population approx.1750) within the centre of Devon in fine farming country. There are a good range of local amenities including Post Office Stores, a Spar store, primary school, Parish Church and four Public Houses. The town is well- served with a regular bus service.

Okehampton is approximately 7 miles from the property and is situated on the northern edge of Dartmoor National Park. It is approximately 30 miles from both the north and south Devon coasts and offers excellent access to the A30/M5 road network. There is an hourly train service to Exeter, with connections to national destinations from Exeter St. Davids. Nearby 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 contain, 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. The cathedral city of Exeter lies 22 miles to the East with an abundance of high street stores and the region's main airport.

A fine detached bungalow, with accommodation comprising of entrance porch; L-shaped hallway; a spacious kitchen/breakfast room, with central island; a modern range of fitted units, integrated appliances including NEFF electric oven, NEFF microwave and NEFF induction hob. There are some good views to the front of nearby countryside. Moving through, there is a light and roomy sitting room with stone-built fireplace. Double doors lead to a large, south-facing conservatory, with glass roof and a pleasant aspect over the rear garden.
Returning to the hallway further doors lead to three bedrooms, with the main bedroom having an ensuite shower room. There is also a family bathroom.
There is mains gas central heating and full double glazing.
Attached to the bungalow is a spacious garage with internal door to the kitchen, door to rear garden and remote-controlled electric roller garage door. Above the garage is a useful mezzanine storage area with skylight window.
Moving outside, to the front of the property is a lawned front garden, with flowerbed borders and a sloping driveway, providing off-road parking for several cars.
To the rear is a private, south-facing garden, adjoining fields beyond, thus enjoying a high degree of privacy and a sunny aspect. Fruit and vegetable beds, along with a large area of lawn. Mature hedge and fence borders. Outside lighting, power points and outside tap.
We are delighted to offer this excellent property for sale and viewing is highly recommended.

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.

Mains water (metered), mains drainage, mains gas. Mains electricity, as well as PV solar panels on the rear roof elevation, providing free electricity and a tax free income of approximately £1000 per annum.

The property is in band D for Council Tax purposes (West Devon Borough Council)

Strictly by appointment with Mansbridge Balment Okehampton office: tel 01837 52371 or email:

Upon entering North Tawton from De Bathe Cross, proceed down the hill towards the town centre. Take the first left into Barton Street and then next right into Butts Way. Continue and you will enter Gostwyck Close. Take the next left and proceed for a short distance, when the property will be found on the left-hand side.

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