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4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Bishops Tawton, Barnstaple

Offers in Excess of £460,000

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Set on a plot approaching 1/3 of an acre and nestling into the hillside in an elevated position affording panoramic rural views across the valley of the River Taw is this delightful detached bungalow with a Double Integral Garage offering scope for conversion to further living accommodation.

Open Entrance Porch - Wood grain PVC double glazed entrance door with matching side screens and courtesy lighting.

Spacious Entrance Hall - 11'5 x 9'7 (3.48m x 2.92m) - Coved ceiling, radiator, fitted carpet.

Inner Hallway - Coved ceiling, fitted carpet, ceiling trap to loft space with loft ladder.

Sitting Room - 17'5 x 17'3 into bay (5.31m x 5.26m into bay) - A delightful dual aspect room with 2 double glazed windows to front and side elevations, feature open fireplace with stone surround topped by an unusual granite roller with slate hearth and wooden mantle over with wooden shelving to one side, window seating to bay, coved ceiling, dimmer switch, TV point, skirting heating, 2 radiators. Fitted carpet. Panoramic views to Dartmoor.

Kitchen/Dining Room - 18'7 maximum x 13'10 maximum (5.66m maximum x 4.22 - A delightful L shaped room with double glazed windows to front elevation, a range of units comprising inset stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps with cupboards under, a range of matching units with work surfaces over, matching wall cupboards, tiled splash backing, integral Zanussi double oven with matching halogen hob, integral dishwasher, integral fridge, down lighting, wall mounted Honeywell thermostat for central heating systems, built-in airing cupboard with factory lagged cylinder with slatted shelving and Honeywell control unit serving domestic hot water and central heating systems, radiator, vinyl floor covering.

Utility Room - 9'8 x 4'10 (2.95m x 1.47m) - With fitted wall cupboards, space and plumbing for washing machine, open fronted store cupboard with hanging rail and shelving, vinyl floor covering, PVC double glazed door gives access to outside.

Cloakroom - PVC double glazed window, low level WC, wash hand basin, vinyl floor covering.

Master Bedroom - 13'8 x 13' (4.17m x 3.96m) - PVC double glazed window to side elevation, built-in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving, radiator, fitted carpet.

Bedroom 2 - 12'6 x 9'8 (3.81m x 2.95m) - PVC double glazed window to rear elevation, fitted wardrobes with hanging rail and shelving, radiator, fitted carpet.

Bedroom 3 - 10'11 x 9'8 (3.33m x 2.95m) - PVC double glazed window, radiator, fitted carpet.

Bedroom 4 - 11'1 x 9'10 (3.38m x 3.00m) - PVC double glazed window to front elevation, coved ceiling, radiator, fitted carpet. Panoramic views to Dartmoor.

Family Bathroom - 9'8 x 8'4 (2.95m x 2.54m) - With opaque PVC double glazed window, suite with panel bath with assist grips, low level WC, pedestal wash basin, shower recess into tiled surround with glazed door with Mira shower fitment, tiled splash backing, radiator, fitted carpet.

Outside - The property is approached from the country lane via vehicular and pedestrian wooden entrance gates over a sweeping driveway providing ample parking and turning space and leading to the front of the bungalow. The gardens are most attractively landscaped, principally laid to sweeping lawns with mature beds and borders, with a range of mature shrubs, bushes and trees, whilst immediately adjacent to the front of the bungalow is a paved terrace enjoying the best of the views with an adjacent rock garden. To the left hand side of the property is the oil storage tank, along with an external tap and external lighting. The garden is enclosed by mature hedging.

Double Garage - 19'6 x 17'6 (5.94m x 5.33m) - With 2 up and over doors, power and lighting, wall mounted Grant oil fired boiler serving domestic hot water and central heating systems, strip lighting, ceiling trap to loft space, internal door to the utility room.

Agents Note - Since the preparation of the energy performance certificate for the property, double glazing has been recently installed at the bungalow to improve it's rating.

Directions - From Barnstaple, continue out of the town through Newport and continue over the roundabout onto the A377 signposted Crediton and Exeter. Proceed through the village of Bishops Tawton and upon leaving the village with Bishops Tawton Service Station on your right hand side at Codden Hill Cross turn left signposted Cobbaton and proceed up hill for approximately 1 mile. Turn right at the junction signposted Horswell and Broadmoor and continue along the road for a short distance where the property will be the first dwelling on the left hand side, easily identifiable.

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12 September 2016


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