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2 bedroom cottage for sale


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Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed Character Cottage
  • Renovated To a High Standard
  • Beautifully Presented Throughout
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Two Ensuites
  • Fully Fitted Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Sitting Room with Vaulted Ceiling
  • Mezzanine Landing
  • Large Covered Courtyard
  • Parking and Views.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION Quietly situated in an elevated position enjoying wonderful views over the town and moorland beyond and within easy reach of the town centre and all of it's amenities.

Tavistock is a thriving market town adjoining the western edge of the Dartmoor National Park and was in 2004 voted the winner of a nationwide survey undertaken by the Council for the Protection of Rural England involving 120 other market towns. Among the assets taken into consideration were history, architecture, community spirit, planning sensitivity, recreational facilities and individuality of shops and businesses. Additional facilities include a hospital, a bustling Pannier Market and a full range of schools both State and Private. Indeed Tavistock can claim to have everything adding up to a quality of life which would be hard to rival.

Plymouth is only 15 miles away with fast Inter City rail links to London, Bristol and the North. There are also ferry services to Roscoff, Brittany and Santander, Northern Spain.

DESCRIPTION A beautifully presented luxury two bedroom, two bathroom Grade II listed character cottage formerly part of the old Railway Station and superbly converted and renovated to an extremely high standard in 2007 using locally sourced materials creating a stunning home conveniently situated within walking distance of the town centre and end enjoying far reaching town and countryside views. This lovely home is already a successful holiday let and would suit private buyers and investment buyers alike. The accommodation briefly comprises a fully fitted kitchen/dining room, sitting room, ground floor bedroom with ensuite, mezzanine landing, first floor bedroom with ensuite, parking for three vehicles, private rear courtyard and shared front garden area. The property is offered with no onward chain and viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the cottage. 

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: 

ENTRANCE DOOR Original solid wooden entrance door leads into: 

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM 11' 7" x 10' 7" (3.53m x 3.23m) Dual aspect and fully fitted with a quality range of matching wooden fronted wall and base cabinets with granite work surfaces and granite splashbacks. Inset one and a half bowl ceramic sink unit with mixer tap and drainer; built in 'Diplomat' stainless steel oven and grill with inset 'Beaumatic' four ring gas hob above with extractor hood over; comprehensive range of built in appliances including automatic washer/dryer; dishwasher; fridge and freezer; exposed beams; exposed stone walling; wall hung 'Worcester' gas fired combined boiler; spotlighting; sash window with stained glass panels to front; large sash windows with stained glass panels to rear overlooking the courtyard; tiled flooring; double radiator; doorway leads into:  

SITTING ROOM 17' 10" x 13' 8" (5.44m x 4.17m) Dual aspect with feature vaulted double height room with exposed beams; television point; telephone point; six wall light points; three sash windows with stained glass panels to front with views; two sash windows with stained glass panels to rear overlooking courtyard; balustrade staircase rises to first floor with built in under stairs storage cupboard; additional built in storage cupboard; two double radiators; wooden door leads to: 

GROUND FLOOR BEDROOM 12' 1" x 11' 6" (3.68m x 3.51m) Feature Victorian style fireplace with wooden mantel and tiled surround; two sash windows to front with stained glass panels; radiator; door to: 

ENSUITE 12' 0" x 6' 1" (3.66m x 1.85m) Part tiled and beautifully fitted with free standing claw foot, cast iron roll top slipper bath; wet room style shower area; inset wash hand basin with storage cupboard beneath; shaver light; low level WC with concealed cistern; recess spot lighting; two obscure glazed sash windows to the rear both with stained glass panels; automatic extractor fan; tiled floors; stainless steel heated towel rail. 


MEZZANINE LANDING Balustrade area overlooking the sitting room with multi paned window to front with far reaching town and countryside views; wooden door leads to: 

FIRST FLOOR BEDROOM 12' 1" x 11' 4" (3.68m x 3.45m) Exposed beams; double glazed Velux window to front with views; recessed spot lighting; two wall light points; radiator; wooden door leads to: 

ENSUITE 11' 8" x 7' 2" (3.56m x 2.18m) Stylish wet room with some height restriction; part tiled; fitted with a chrome effect 'Thermometic' shower; inset wash hand basin with storage cabinets beneath; shaver point; low level WC with concealed cistern; three built in storage cabinets; recessed spot lighting; double glazed Velux window to rear; automatic extractor fan; tiled flooring; stainless steel heated towel rail. 

OUTSIDE The Old Station is accessed by electronically controlled wooden double gates. In front of 'The Porters Office' is private off road parking for 3 vehicles in front of which is further visitors parking shared with the other Station Cottages. Alongside the visitors parking is a shared lawned area which enjoys stunning views over the town and countryside beyond. From this area there is a footpath which leads down to the town centre and it's amenities.

A wrought iron gate to the side provides access to the: 

REAR COURTYARD 52' 0" x 27' 0" (15.85m x 8.23m) A substantial covered courtyard with the original station platform canopy this area is enclosed by walling and wooden panel fence with a variety of plants, shrubs and trees, providing an ideal space for outside dining. 

AGENT'S NOTE A Management Company will be established when all relevant properties have been sold to manage the maintenance of the communal garden and parking areas. 

SERVICES Mains water, gas, electricity and mains drainage. Telephone, shared Sky dish. 

OUTGOINGS Council Tax band to be confirmed.  

VIEWING By appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT on 01822 612345. 

DIRECTIONS Proceed from Bedford Square between the banks on the Drake Road signposted Brentor, shortly after passing underneath the Viaduct, turn right and then right again into Quant Park, continues along where the entrance to the Old Station will be found shortly after in the right hand side. 

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13 October 2016

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