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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

South Tawton, Okehampton, Devon, EX20

Sold STC £219,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Living Room
  • Garden Room
  • Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Bathroom
  • 2 First Floor Bedrooms
  • Delightful Gardens
  • Off Road Parking
  • Double Glazing & Oil Central Heating

Full description

Delightful semi detached converted barn in popular Dartmoor village. Living Room
Garden room, kitchen/dining room, bathroom, 2 first floor bedrooms. Delightful gardens, off road parking, double glazing & oil central heating. EPC Band E.

Situation - Stable Cottage is situated within the village of South Tawton, a most attractive rural community situated within the northern boundaries of the Dartmoor National Park. The village offers a delightfully unspoilt environment with historic properties, parish church and popular inns. The nearby village of South Zeal offers a wider range of facilities including primary school, post office/general store and two public houses. There are regular bus services to and from Exeter, and access can easily be gained onto the A30 dual carriageway at nearby Whiddon Down.

Okehampton is easily accessible with an excellent range of amenities, three supermarkets including a Waitrose, and a range of nationally and locally owned shops. There is a modern community hospital, state of the art leisure centre and schooling from infant to A-level standard. There are various sports and leisure facilities including thriving rugby, football clubs, as well as tennis, squash and bowls. The Dartmoor National Park is easily accessible from South Tawton and South Zeal, via footpaths and bridleways and offers hundreds of square miles of superb unspoilt scenery with many opportunities for riding, walking and outdoor pursuits.

Description - Stable Cottage comprises a semi detached converted barn towards the fringes of the village. Approached via a private drive, shared with one adjoining property, Stable Cottage has been the subject of recent re-decoration and re-carpeting. The accommodation benefits from double glazing and oil fired central heating. Externally there are delightful areas of garden, with lawn and patio areas with an aspect towards the adjoining parish church. There is also off road parking for a number of vehicles.

Accommodation - ENTRANCE HALL: With stairs to first floor. Radiator. LIVING ROOM: Window to front. Radiator. Open through to: GARDEN ROOM: With pine panelling and triple aspect double glazed windows, together with french door to garden. Radiator. Tiled floor. KITCHEN/DINING ROOM: Single drainer 11/2 bowl sink with mixer tap, adjoining worksurface with cupboards and drawers under, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine. Worksurface/breakfast bar with space beneath. Built in store cupboard and space for fridge/freezer. Plate rack. Double aspect windows. Grant oil fired central heating boiler. Part exposed stonework to walls, recessed ceiling lighting an tiled floor. BATHROOM: White suite comprising panelled bath with tiled splash backing to full height. Electric shower unit. Pedestal wash basin with tiled splash backing. Low level WC. Radiator.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING: With fitted corner cupboard. BEDROOM 1: A spacious room with double aspect windows enjoying some attractive rural views. Built in double wardrobe and built in cupboard over stairs. Radiator. Access to insulated roof space. BEDROOM 2: Window to rear overlooking gardens and aspect towards the parish church. Shelved cupboard, wall shelving, radiator.

Outside - Stable Cottage is approached from the road via a concrete driveway, shared with the adjoining properties. The drive gives access to a good sized parking area, immediately to the front of the property with a further off road parking space and shed, just to the other side of the driveway. Outside lighting. Adjoining is an area of lawn, bordered by trees and shrubs. Side garden laid to lawn, bordered by conifer hedge and mature trees and shrubs with a gravel path leading around the side of the house. At rear is a patio area bordered by mature shrubs. Four steps up to a further paved patio with TIMBER SHED/SUMMER HOUSE and oil storage tank. Paved patio and gravelled garden area. Granite steps up to a further delightful area of garden with shrubs and conifers, together with granite rockery area and fish pond. The gardens enjoy a good degree of privacy and sunshine and an attractive aspect to the adjoining parish church.

Directional Note - From Okehampton proceed out of the town in a easterly direction as if towards Exeter. Do not join the A30 dual carriageway but carry on over the flyover and follow the road into Sticklepath. Take the third turning left after the Taw River Inn towards South Zeal, At the next cross roads, Zeal Head, turn left for South Tawton and proceed into the village. Pass the inn on the right hand side and the church on the left and after a short distance, a driveway signposted Black Hall Court will be seen upon the left hand side. Turn into this driveway and almost immediately fork left signposted 'The Barn and Stable Cottage'. Stable Cottage will be found directly ahead at the end of this drive.

Services - Mains Electricity, Water and Drainage.

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26 August 2016


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