4 bedroom detached house for sale

Taw Green, Okehampton

£575,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Ref: O966
  • Delightful detached cottage
  • Quiet Rural Setting
  • Extensive Gardens and Paddock
  • Stable Block, Office, Studio and Garage/Workshop
  • 4 Bedrooms (ES to Master)
  • Impressive Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Sitting Room with stone-built Fireplace and Woodburner
  • Viewing Essential

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION This fine property is situated within the hamlet of Taw Green, in a peaceful rural setting just outside the borders of the Dartmoor National Park. Nearby are the picturesque Dartmoor villages of South Tawton and South Zeal with two public houses, a primary school, post office and stores. The larger town of Okehampton is some 6 miles distant offering a wider range of amenities. 

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 several banks and supermarkets as well as many interesting locally owned shops. Primary and secondary education is well catered for in local schools with Okehampton College having recently been rated as Outstanding in all areas by Ofsted. 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.  

DESCRIPTION A vey well presented detached period cottage retaining some lovely original features. The property has been extended in recent years by the current owners and now offers very spacious and well presented living accommodation, perfect for a family home. The accommodation briefly comprises entrance porch; sitting room with feature stone-built fireplace with bread oven and woodburner; an impressive L-shaped kitchen/dining room with doors to rear garden and oil-fired Rayburn. There is a separate utility room with stable door to rear and cloakroom. To the first floor is a split-level landing with doors leading to four good size bedrooms with the master bedroom having an ensuite shower room and double doors leading to a balcony with views over neighbouring farmland. There is also a spacious family bath/shower room. The property benefits from full double glazing and oil-fired central heating. To the outside is an extensive driveway providing off-road parking for numerous vehicles and a well constructed garage/workshop with adjoining office/studio with power, lighting and water connected, which is currently used for a successful business. To the rear of the property is an extensive private lawned garden bordered by mature hedging with adjoining paddock and stable block which includes two loose boxes and an office/store to the side with power, lighting and telephone connected. The paddock is bordered by well maintained stockproof fencing and has a gateway giving direct access to the public road. We are delighted to be appointed as sole agents for the sale of this property 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.

The accommodation, together with approximate room sizes, is as follows: 

Wooden front entrance door with courtesy light leading to: 

ENTRANCE PORCH 7' 1" x 5' 4" (2.18m x 1.65m) With window to side; radiator; laminate oak flooring and door leading to: 

SITTING ROOM 17' 3" x 16' 9" (5.26m x 5.12m) A lovely triple aspect room with windows to three sides and door leading to rear garden. A superb stone-built feature fireplace with bread oven and woodburner on slate hearth; three radiators; oak flooring; central wooden ceiling beam; understairs storage cupboard and further cupboard containing electric fusebox; TV point. Door to: 

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM 27' 11" x 17' 3" (8.52m > 2.82m x 5.27m) An impressive family style kitchen/dining room with windows to rear and double doors to garden and further window to side. An extensive matching range of painted wooden kitchen units with rolltop work surface, part tiled splashbacks and breakfast bar area; enamel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap; integrated ceramic hob with extractor hood over; integrated double electric oven and grill; integrated fridge/freezer; oil-fired Rayburn; slate tiled flooring; space for dining table and chairs. Door to: 

UTILITY ROOM 12' 7" x 7' 8" (3.84m x 2.36m) Stable door to rear; window to front; storage cupboards with rolltop work surface and part tiled splashbacks with inset sink; vinyl wooden effect flooring; oil-fired Grant boiler; appliance space and plumbing for washing machine; hanging space for coats; spotlight lighting. Door to: 

CLOAKROOM 5' 4" x 2' 8" (1.64m x 0.82m) Obscure glazed window to front; radiator; low level WC; wash hand basin. 

FIRST FLOOR  

LANDING A split-level landing with window to rear; radiator; light tunnel and doors to: 

MASTER BEDROOM 19' 3" x 9' 2" (5.87m x 2.81m) With double doors to side giving access to a balcony with pleasant views over neighbouring farmland; built-in wardrobe with hanging space and shelving; two radiators; hatch to loft space. Door to: 

ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM 7' 8" x 7' 6" (2.34m x 2.31m) Skylight windows to both elevations; low level WC; pedestal wash hand basin with part tiled splashbacks; shower cubicle with mains shower fitted; storage area to side; heated towel rail; shaver socket; spotlight lighting. 

FAMILY BATHROOM 9' 3" x 8' 6" (2.82m x 2.61m) Window to rear and skylight window to side; low level WC; contemporary bath with corner taps; shower cubicle with mains shower fitted; wash hand basin; spotlight lighting; extractor fan; heated towel rail; vinyl oak flooring. 

BEDROOM TWO 13' 7" x 13' 5" (4.16m x 4.11m) Window to front; radiator; alcove to side of chimney providing useful storage area; exposed timber ceiling beam. 

BEDROOM THREE 17' 1" x 6' 9" (5.21m x 2.07m) A dual aspect room with window to rear overlooking garden and paddock and further window to side; radiator; hatch to loft space. 

BEDROOM FOUR 9' 3" x 6' 11" (2.82m x 2.11m) Window to rear and further skylight window to side; radiator. 

OUTSIDE The property is approached via a track which is owned by the property which leads to a 5-bar gate which in turn leads to an extensive driveway providing off-road parking for numerous vehicles and in turn leads to  

GARAGE/WORKSHOP AND STUDIO/OFFICE  

GARAGE 19' 1" x 9' 10" (5.82m x 3.01m) Pedestrian door to side; double wooden garage doors; power and lighting connected. 

STUDIO/OFFICE 19' 3" x 14' 0" (5.88m x 4.27m) Currently used as a successful business and also could offer a prospective purchaser a multitude of uses, with power, lighting and water connected. Doors to side and front; window to side; vinyl flooring; raised shower unit with screen and electric shower fitted; plumbing and space for washing machine/drier and good size storage area; sink units with hot water supply and WC ROOM with low level WC and wash hand basin with hot and cold water. 

GARDENS To the rear of the property is a private well tended large lawned garden bordered by mature hedging to both sides offering a high degree of privacy and seclusion. There is a large decked area to the rear of the property providing a pleasant private seating area. There are a number of mature trees within the boundary of the garden and paddock. 

PADDOCK A generally level paddock bordered by stockproof fencing with a 5-bar gate giving direct access to the nearby public road. 

STABLE BLOCK A well constructed timber stable block with adjoining office/store with power, lighting and telephone connected. 

STABLE ONE 11' 8" x 11' 5" (3.57m x 3.5m) Stable door to front; window to rear; power and lighting connected. 

STABLE TWO 11' 7" x 10' 11" (3.54m x 3.35m) With stable door; power and lighting connected. 

OFFICE/STORE 11' 5" x 5' 6" (3.49m x 1.69m) Door to front and window to side with power, lighting and telephone connected. 

SERVICES Mains water. Private drainage. Mains electricity. Oil-fired central heating. 

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

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

DIRECTIONS From our offices in Okehampton leave the town in an easterly direction via East Street and Exeter Road, following the signs for Sticklepath, South Zeal and South Tawton. Continue through the village of Sticklepath and then take the turning left, signposted to South Zeal. At the next crossroads proceed straight across following the signs for South Tawton and continue through the village of South Tawton for approximately two miles when you will reach the hamlet of Taw Green, where the property can be found on the right hand side, identified by a Mansbridge Balment For Sale board. 

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26 November 2016

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Nearest stations

  • Sampford Courtenay (2.0 mi)
  • Okehampton (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Mansbridge Balment, Okehampton

Bridge House Okehampton, EX20 1DL

01837 354001 Local call rate

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