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3 bedroom cottage for sale

Milton Combe

Withdrawn from Market £235,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached light and airy cottage
  • Three bedrooms
  • Period features
  • Requiring update
  • Parking
  • EPC Rating TBA

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION A detached three bedroom period cottage requiring update and improvement with off road parking for a car located in the historic heart of this attractive village. 

Milton Combe is a very attractive village situated on the edge of Dartmoor, some seven miles from Tavistock and eleven miles from Plymouth. The village of Yelverton, which has most facilities, is approximately two miles distant. The village is within easy commuting distance to the City of Plymouth and is within the catchment area for the very popular St. Andrews Church of England School at Buckland Monachorum. 

DESCRIPTION A light and airy detached three bedroom cottage requiring update and improvement built originally we understand in the early 1800's and later extended in the mid 1980's creating the kitchen and main bedroom above. The garden is lawned and offers a sunny aspect bordering Milton Brook next to an attractive stone bridge. There is an area of parking with double gates at the front of the house allowing parking for one car. The cottage requires updating and benefits from oil fired central heating, PVCu double glazing and period features including a exposed stone fireplace with wood burning stove. The accommodation comprises of living/dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, large landing, bathroom, three bedrooms and a en-suite shower area in bedroom one.  

ACCOMMODATION 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: 

The driveway leads to the PVCu double glazed entrance door leading to: 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 17' 6" x 9' 5" (5.33m x 2.87m) PVCu double glazed window and French doors to the gardens; radiator; fitted kitchen units with stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap; electric hob, oven and grill; space and plumbing for appliances; doorway to: 

LOUNGE/DINER 21' 0" x 16' 5" (6.4m x 5m) Triple aspect deep sill PVCu double glazed windows; feature fireplace with wood burning stove; radiator; beamed ceiling; PVCu double glazed door to rear garden; stairs to first floor. 


LANDING 13' 9" x 6' 9" (4.19m x 2.06m) Radiator; doors off. 

BEDROOM 1 14' 0" x 9' 2" (4.27m x 2.79m) PVCu double glazed window to rear garden and view down the valley; original window overlooking the landing; radiator; doorway to: 

EN-SUITE 9' 0" x 3' 0" (2.74m x 0.91m) PVCu double glazed window to front garden; tiled walk in shower with Mira Sport electric shower over; wash hand basin. 

BEDROOM 2 10' 0" x 9' 1" (3.05m x 2.77m) Deep sill double glazed window to front garden; radiator. 

BEDROOM 3 10' 8" x 7' 0" (3.25m x 2.13m) Deep sill double glazed window to front garden; radiator. 

BATHROOM 9' 0" x 7' 7" (2.74m x 2.31m) Opaque double glazed window to rear; panelled bath; pedestal wash hand basin; low level wc; radiator; storage/airing cupboard; part tiled walls. 


GARDENS The property is approached via double gates onto an off road parking area for one car and scope for further parking if required. The front lawned garden is enclosed by a low stone wall and wrought iron railings. Along the garden wall are some historic millstones which were donated to village many years ago and form part of the boundary. The lawn continues to the southern side of the house where there is a pedestrian gate and slate stone path which leads into the back garden. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with established shrubs and plants and borders the brook and an attractive small stone bridge. There is a pedestrian wooden bridge which leads across the brook onto a shared path and in turn back to the lane.

SERVICES Mains electricity, metered water oil heating. 



From our Yelverton office proceed to the village of Milton Combe passing by the National Trusts Buckland Abbey. After a short distance take the left hand road signposted to Milton Combe and the Who'd of thought it public house. On reaching the pub turn right passing the bus stop on your right following the road down the valley. The property will be found on the left marked by our for sale sign after a short distance.


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

VIEWING Strictly by appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT on 01822 855055. 

FLOORPLANS 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. Copyright Mansbridge Balment 2015. 

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