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4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale


Guide Price £350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • O478
  • Sought After Location
  • Spacious Dormer Bungalow
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Large Level Plot
  • Views To Dartmoor
  • Double Garage & Driveway
  • Landscaped Gardens

Full description

SITUATION The property is situated in arguably the most sought after street in Okehampton which is Vicarage Road towards the western outskirts of the town. 

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, mountain biking and fishing. The shopping area contains several banks and supermarkets including Waitrose as well as many interesting locally owned shops. Primary and secondary education is well catered for in the local schools. The recreation ground and park contains, amongst other things, a leisure centre with indoor heated swimming pool, a gymnasium, sports hall, dance studio and cafe. Most sports are available including 18 hole golf course, squash courts, bowls club, indoor rifle range and thriving rugby and soccer clubs. 

DESCRIPTION A rare opportunity to purchase an extremely spacious detached dormer bungalow which was built in the very early 1970's by a very well respected local builder and occupied by himself for some years after. The property is of traditional construction and sits centrally in a large level enclosed plot measuring 100ft x 100ft (30.48m x 30.48m). The extremely spacious accommodation briefly comprises entrance hall; sitting room with bay window; dining room with large feature window giving views over rear garden and towards Dartmoor; a well equipped kitchen/breakfast room with larder; side porch; 2 ground floor bedrooms and a bathroom. To the first floor are two very large bedrooms; a large landing and generous eaves storage. Attached to the property is a double garage with utility area to the rear and cloakroom. To the outside of the property are extensive level enclosed front, side and rear gardens which have been carefully landscaped. A gravelled driveway provides off-road parking for numerous vehicles. Within the grounds is a useful store/workshop and greenhouse. A particular feature of this property are the views towards Dartmoor which can be enjoyed from several rooms and the gardens. The property benefits from full double glazing, electric heating and PVCu fascias, soffits and gutterings. We are delighted to be appointed a sole agents for the sale of this property and viewing is highly recommended. 

ACCOMMODATION "Reference made to any fixtures, 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 glazed front entrance door with security light leading into: 

ENTRANCE HALL Stairs to first floor landing; wall mounted electric heater; telephone point with large understairs storage cupboard containing Enviwarm electric boiler for underfloor heating (which is currently not connected); further double doored storage cupboard with hanging space, shelving and overhead storage; doors to: 

SITTING ROOM 5.79m(19'0'') x 4.40m(14'5'') (into bay) Tiled open fireplace; attractive bay window to front; wall lighting; wall mounted electric heating; TV connection; door to: 

DINING ROOM 4.07m(13'4'') x 3.32m(10'11'') A large feature window to rear giving good views over garden and onto Dartmoor; electric heater; wall lighting; door to garden and further door into: 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 5.23m(17'2'') x 3.48m(11'5'') Window to rear overlooking rear garden and views to Dartmoor; electric heater; matching range of wall and floor mounted kitchen units with rolltop work surfaces, sink and drainer unit; electric double oven and grill; electric hob with extractor hood over; integrated fridge; larder cupboard with light and power; door to garage and door to: 

SIDE PORCH With hanging space for coats; glazed door to front and alarm key pad.

Returning to Entrance Hall further doors to: 

BEDROOM THREE 4.55m(14'11'') x 2.88m(9'5'') Window to front; electric heater; fitted wardrobe with hanging space and shelving. 

BEDROOM FOUR 3.95m(13'0'') x 3.32m(10'11'') Window to rear with views to garden and Dartmoor; built-in wardrobe with hanging space, shelving and heater; electric heater; TV point. 

BATHROOM 2.64m(8'8'') x 1.80m(5'11'') Obscure glazed window to rear; a white suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panel enclosed bath with shower over; tiled walls; shaver socket; heated towel rail; laminated wooden flooring. 

FIRST FLOOR A spacious landing with 2 velux windows to rear; electric heater; wall and ceiling lights; 2 doors giving access to large areas of eaves storage with lighting; doors to: 

BEDROOM ONE 4.85m(15'11'') x 4.33m(14'2'') A large feature window to rear giving excellent views over garden and on to Dartmoor; electric heater. 

BEDROOM TWO 6.14m(20'2'') x 3.91m(12'10'') (max) Window to front with part rural views; open fronted storage cupboard with shelving and hanging space; electric heater; windowseat with storage under. 

OUTSIDE Attached to the property is a: 

DOUBLE GARAGE 6.52m(21'5'') x 4.82m(15'10'') A large electric up-and-over door; window and door to rear; electric distribution board; power and lighting connected; hatch to loft space; wall mounted tap; sink and double drainer; storage cupboards under; door into: 

WC Obscure glazed window to rear; low level WC with light. 

FRONT The front of the property is accessed by a large gravelled driveway providing off-road parking for numerous vehicles. There are areas of large garden to both sides which are predominantly laid to lawn with a useful Greenhouse. 

REAR The rear garden is predominantly landscaped with a wide variety of trees, plants and shrubs including azaleas, camelias and rhododendrons along with a wide variety of mature trees. Immediately to the rear of the property is a raised patio area where one can enjoy some good views towards Dartmoor. From here steps lead down to a further patio area and onto a large area of lawn which is interspersed with attractive flowerbeds; shed; security lighting. 

STORE/WORK SHOP A useful building divided into two sections: 

SECTION 1 2.84m(9'4'') x 2.22m(7'3'') With window and door. 

SECTION 2 2.85m(9'4'') x 1.60m(5'3'') With window and door. 

SERVICES Mains water, electricity and mains drainage. 

OUTGOINGS We understand this property is in band E for Council Tax purposes (by verbal enquiry with West Devon Borough Council). 

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

DIRECTIONS From our offices in Okehampton proceed in a westerly direction right into Market Street. Proceed past the two supermarkets and continue up the hill taking the second turning left into Vicarage Road whereupon the property can be found a very short distance along on the left hand side. 



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09 February 2012


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