2 bedroom cottage for sale

Brentor

£295,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Cottage
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Many Period Features
  • Utility Room
  • Parking & Garage
  • Attractive 'Secret' Garden
  • LPG Central Heating
  • Double Glazing

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

PROPERTY Situated in the desirable moorland village of Brentor, this detached cottage offers attractively presented accommodation blending seamlessly with the existing period features. Believed to have been constructed in the late 17th century, the cottage is also believed to have served as the old village inn (The Rose and Crown) until the 19th century. The surprisingly spacious cottage offers two large reception rooms spanning the width of the property; namely the kitchen/dining room with bespoke kitchen and sitting room with dual fireplaces. A private sun room and useful utility room complete the ground floor accommodation. To the first floor are two large double bedrooms and a fitted family bathroom with separate shower cubicle. Externally there is ample parking with a driveway and single garage. The cottage offers a 'secret' detached garden located up the lane which has been attractively landscaped and offers pleasant views of the surround countrywide.  

ENTRANCE VESTIBULE Accessed via solid wooden door with obscure glazed panels, coat and shoe storage recess, radiator, fitted mat well, stable door to:  

DINING ROOM 14' 2" x 8' 9" (4.324m x 2.683m) (narrowing to 3.178m).
Feature fireplace with space for electric log effect woodburner, chimney recess storage cupboards housing wall mounted gas combination boiler, beamed ceilings, double glazed casement window to front, radiator, part glazed door to sitting room.  

KITCHEN 10' 0" x 8' 11" (3.049m x 2.726m) Fitted with a range of bespoke solid oak soft close base units and drawers with fitted wall cupboards over, corner carousel unit, slimline cupboard, fitted electric oven with four ring induction hob and concealed extractor over, Belfast sink with mixer tap over, granite worktops, tiled splash backs, space for fridge/freezer, deep sill double glazed casement window to front, beamed ceiling, tenement loft, part glazed door with wooden lintel to sitting room.  

SITTING ROOM 25' 10" x 12' 2" (7.887m x 3.713m) Spanning the width of the house, this large reception room offers fireplaces at each end with fitted multi-fuel and woodburning stoves sat upon slate hearth cloam oven to one fireplace, beamed ceiling, two deep sill double glazed casement windows to rear, two radiators, TV point, stairs rise to first floor, half glazed door to:  

REAR PORCH Part obscure glazed door to rear, radiator, meter cupboard, opening to: 

SUN ROOM 20' 7" x 4' 11" (6.292m x 1.507m) Double glazed windows to rear and double glazed roof, two radiators, half glazed door to: 

UTILITY ROOM 16' 10" x 8' 4" (5.135m x 2.562m) Steps lead up to handy utility space with fitted base units and matching wall cupboards over, roll edge work surfaces, plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, window to side, wooden door to front with accompanying window.  

FIRST FLOOR LANDING Access to boarded loft with light, positive air system, doors to bedrooms and bathroom.  

BEDROOM ONE 12' 7" x 12' 5" (3.843m x 3.785m) Two deep sill double glazed casement windows to rear, two radiators, over stairs storage cupboard with hanging rail and shelving.  

BEDROOM TWO 11' 11" x 9' 3" (3.655m x 2.844m) Deep sill double glazed casement window to rear, radiator, linen closet, storage cupboard with hanging rail and shelving, TV point.  

BATHROOM White suite comprising free standing roll top bath with claw feet and antique style shower attachment with mixer tap, corner shower cubicle with electric shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, part wood panelled walls, ladder style towel radiator, electric under floor heating, double glazed window to front, extractor fan, access to boarded loft with lighting, eaves storage cupboard.  

OUTSIDE To the front of the property are pretty cottage gardens enclosed by metal fence topped stone walls. The garden is awash with colour from a variety of established plants and shrubs, with a gravel seating area to the side. A pathway continues to the storm porch covered entrance.

To the side is a paved patio currently siting the LPG tanks continuing around to the rear porch.
A wooden five bar gate opens onto a gravel driveway leading to a useful gardener's WC and the attached single garage. 

GARAGE 17' 2" x 8' 2" (5.235m x 2.490m) Accessed via metal up and over door, power and lighting, windows to three sides, inspection pit.  

GARDEN The cottage offers a surprising 'secret' garden located some 200 hundred feet up the road. An unassuming wooden gate opens to an unexpectedly large landscaped garden consisting of tiered lawns with attractive stone retaining walls. Colour is added via established flowerbeds. A gravel pathway continues past the greenhouse and corrugated iron potting shed to a rear decked seating area with an attractive aspect of the surrounding countryside. The deck also houses a wooden summerhouse from which the pleasant views can also be enjoyed. 

DIRECTIONS From Tavistock town square proceed up between the banks in a northerly direction. Continue for another four and a half miles, past Hurdwick Golf Club and Brentor Church on your right, before taking the right hand turn signposted Brentor. Upon entering the village, you will find the property at the top of the first lane on your right, on the right hand side. 

SERVICES Mains water, electric, drainage and LPG. 

OUTGOINGS We understand the property is in band 'D' for council tax purposes by internet enquiry with West Devon Borough Council. 

VIEWING By appointment with Gibbs Kirby on 01822 612010. 

FLOOR PLAN DISCLAIMER These plans are set out as a guideline only and should not be relied upon as a representation of fact. They are intended for information purposes only and are not to scale. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 September 2016

Nearest station

  • Gunnislake (7.3 mi)
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Market Road, Tavistock, PL19 0BW

01822 454020 Local call rate

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Gibbs Kirby, Tavistock

Market Road, Tavistock, PL19 0BW

01822 454020 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Gunnislake (7.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Gibbs Kirby, Tavistock

Market Road, Tavistock, PL19 0BW

01822 454020 Local call rate

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