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4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale


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Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Bungalow
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Approx. 1.9 Acres
  • Paddock
  • Formal Garden
  • Kitchen Garden
  • Double Garage
  • Outbuildings
  • Super Views
  • Edge of Moorland Village

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION Located in an enviable position on the outskirts of the popular moorland village of Brentor and enjoying stunning views.

Brentor is a popular and unspoilt village set in the midst of good riding country on the western edge of the Dartmoor National Park. It has two churches and a village hall. Tavistock is approximately 5 miles away and there is a private bus service which operates to and from the town and Plymouth city centre which is 20 miles away. 

A modern detached four bedroom family sized bungalow, well maintained and presented, in good order throughout, standing in its own grounds and gardens of approximately 1.9 acres including a large well tended formal garden, useful outbuildings, kitchen garden and paddock. The property enjoys beautiful unobstructed views of Gibbet Hill with the tors of Dartmoor in the distance. 

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 property is best approached from the rear, via the parking area: 

ENTRANCE DOOR PVCu glazed entrance door. 

ENTRANCE PORCH Windows to side and rear; tiled floor; opaque glazed internal door and full length opaque glazed side window to: 

ENTRANCE HALL L-shaped with built-in cloaks cupboard; separate built-in shelved airing cupboard; boiler cupboard; access to roof space; radiator; doors to: 

CLOAKROOM Close coupled WC; wash handbasin; opaque window to front. 

SITTING ROOM 20' 9" x 14' (6.32m x 4.27m) Open fire in cut stone fireplace with timber mantel and stone hearth; coved ceiling; two radiators; picture window to front overlooking the garden. Glazed door to outside and sun terrace. 

DINING ROOM 11' 10" x 9' 8" (3.61m x 2.95m) Coved ceiling; radiator; window to rear. Door to: 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 17' x 9' 7" narrowing to 6' 10" (5.18m x 2.92m narrowing to 2.08m)
Fitted with a range of wall and base units with light wood frontages and square edge wooden worksurfaces over, incorporating a double drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap over; decorative ceramic wall tiling; space and provision for electric cooker with extractor canopy over; space for fridge; ample room for a breakfast table and chairs; radiator; dual aspect windows to front and rear. Doors to: 

STUDY 8' 10" x 8' 7" (2.69m x 2.62m) Fitted storage cupboards and bookshelving; coved ceiling; radiator; window to front. 

UTILITY ROOM 8' 9" x 7' 9" (2.67m x 2.36m) Wall and base units with roll edge worksurfaces; plumbing for dishwasher and space for additional white goods, if required; site of fuse box and electricity meter; window to rear. Half glazed PVCu door to: 

LAUNDRY ROOM 11' 10" x 5' (3.61m x 1.52m) A useful room with plumbing for automatic washing machine; venting for tumble dryer; storage cupboards and worksurface; ample coat hanging; window to side. Doors to front and rear. 

BEDROOM ONE 12' x 10' 1" (3.66m x 3.07m) (Plus door recess)
Built-in triple wardrobing; coved ceiling; radiator; window to front. 

BEDROOM TWO 14' x 10' 1" (4.27m x 3.07m) (Plus door recess)
Built-in double wardrobe with overhead storage cupboards; coved ceiling; radiator; window to front. 

BEDROOM THREE 13' x 8' 6" (3.96m x 2.59m) Built-in double wardrobe with overhead storage cupboards and fitted bookshelving; radiator; window to rear. 

BEDROOM FOUR 9' 10" x 7' (3m x 2.13m) Radiator; window to side. 

FAMILY BATHROOM Fitted with a coloured suite comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash handbasin, low flush WC, separate shower cubicle with Mira electric shower over; generous decorative ceramic wall tiling; radiator; two opaque windows to front. 

OUTSIDE: The bungalow is approached via its own private sweeping driveway which leads around to the rear of the property and a large turning area suitable for several vehicles. The first part of the driveway is bordered on one side by the: 

PADDOCK A gently sloping and well drained paddock with effective stock fencing suitable for one pony or other animals, as required. Beyond the paddock is the: 

FORMAL GARDEN A large formal garden, well stocked and beautifully tended, predominantly laid to lawn and interspersed with mature plants, trees and shrubs as well as ornamental flowerbeds. From the garden there are superb unobstructed views of Gibbet Hill with the tors of Dartmoor clearly visible in the distance.

At the front of the bungalow, accessed internally via the sitting room, is a large raised paved sun terrace, cleverly designed to take full advantage of the sunny southerly aspect. 

To one side at the rear of the bungalow is a small area of formal garden, whilst to the other side there is a large and very productive kitchen garden with neat rows of vegetables, soft fruits, a small orchard and a discreet composting area. Within the garden there is a useful range of outbuildings including: 

DOUBLE GARAGE 18' x 16' 6" (5.49m x 5.03m) A detached double garage with two up and over doors; power and light supply; two windows to side. There is an outside tap. Internal door to: 

GREENHOUSE 10' x 6' (3.05m x 1.83m) A lean-to greenhouse of aluminium framed construction; opening fanlight. 

POTTING SHED 8' x 4' (2.44m x 1.22m) On the far side of the garage is a useful lean-to potting shed with doors at either end. 


SHED 9' 10" x 7' 9" (3m x 2.36m) Power and light supply; window to side. 

STORE 18' x 13' (5.49m x 3.96m) A lockable store of corrugated tin construction providing dry storage. 

AGENT'S NOTE Prospective purchasers should note that at the far end of the site, beyond the kitchen garden, is a gate which, we understand from our vendor, provides alternative access into and out of the property. At present, this entrance is only used on an occasional basis. 

SERVICES Mains electricity, mains water, private drainage and oil fired central heating. 

OUTGOINGS We understand this property is in band 'E' for Council Tax purposes.  

VIEWING By appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT on 01822 612345. 

DIRECTIONS Leave Tavistock's Bedford Square via Drake Road (between the Banks) and continue up the hill, leaving the town and heading towards Brentor and Lydford. After approximately three miles, having passed Brentor Church on the right hand side, turn right towards the village of Brentor. Continue for approximately 75 yards. The road makes a left hand turn and the entrance to the property will be found immediately thereafter on the right hand side. 

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12 August 2016


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