2 bedroom cottage for sale

Venton, Plymouth, Devon

Sold STC £275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Character home
  • Rural village location
  • Convenient to Plymouth
  • Superb level gardens
  • Outbuilding
  • Detached garage
  • In need of updating
  • Rural Views towards Dartmoor

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Set within the picturesque hamlet of Venton, this two bedroom semi-detached home is believed to have been constructed in the 1800's and does require an element of updating but at the same time provides an opportunity to create a special home. The property enjoys level wrap-around gardens and is set in an idyllic location with superb rural views towards the distant Moorland, the viaduct and beyond. The property has various outbuildings, detached garage, Rayburn supplying heating to radiators, separate lounge, downstairs cloakroom, additional bathroom, kitchen and two double bedrooms. An overall viewing is highly advised to appreciate the lovely aspect of this home, offering tremendous potential to purchasers. 

SITUATION Venton is a lovely hamlet on the Edge of Dartmoor, with easy access to the A38, which gives great communication for Plymouth and Exeter. With Lee Mill only a few minutes away by car, you enjoy a lovely rural situation only minutes from excellent local facilities. 

ACCOMMODATION The accommodation is as follows: (Please note that all dimensions are approximate. Metric measurements are conversions from imperial figures which have been rounded to the nearest three inches). 

ENTRANCE With external courtesy lantern. Substantial door with double glazed inset leading to:- 

ENTRANCE VESTIBULE Double glazed window to front aspect. Quarry tiled floor. Access to mini loft void. Doorway to Hallway. Further door leads to:- 

CLOAKROOM Low level WC, Pedestal wash hand basin with electric water heater. Light and shaver point. Double glazed window to Moorland and rural aspect. Quarry tiled floor. 

INNER HALLWAY Stairs to first floor. Doorway through to kitchen/breakfast room. Further open way to:- 

LIVING ROOM Twin double glazed windows with slate mantel enjoying garden aspect. Stone feature fireplace with slate hearth and mantel, space for inset fire. TV point.  

KITCHEN/DINER Comprising a range of floor units with wood-effect roll top worksurfaces. Plumbing for washing machine. Electric water heater. Stainless steel sink with single drainer. Twin double glazed windows boasting superb rural views towards the distant Moorland. Built-in electric hob, oven and grill. Adequate space for table and chairs. Built-in oil fired Rayburn supplying radiator heating. Recessed pantry cupboard with shelving. Further recess storage cupboard with further hanging and storage space. Recessed cupboard with louvered door housing lagged hot water cylinder with immersion heater. Further doorway leads to:- 

REAR PORCH Substantial door with double glazed and leaded arched inset. Tiled floor. Space for upright fridge/freezer and tumble dryer. Further door leads to:- 

SHOWER ROOM Enclosed shower cubicle with separate Redring shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Tiled wall surround. Electric heater. Quarry tiled display mantel with superb double glazed window boasting views towards distant countryside and Moorland. 

FIRST FLOOR  

LANDING Access to loft void. Doorway through to:- 

BEDROOM 1 Double glazed window enjoying front southerly aspect. Radiator. Vanity wash hand basin with cupboard below. Ornamental open grate fireplace with mantel surround.  

BEDROOM 2 Double glazed window enjoying superb rural aspect towards the viaduct and distant Moorland. Vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap, storage space under. Sealed open grate fireplace with mantel surround. 

OUTSIDE The property is situated in a tranquil location and a major feature is its glorious level grounds. The property is approached via a pedestrian gate with central pathway. Side borders. Lawned front garden with additional lean-to potting shed. Further side steps lead to the entrance where a comprehensive lawned garden can be found with natural hedge borders. Pedestrian access to detached garage with parking section at front. From the front lawn can be found a further pathway passing outdoor storage provided by former piggery sheds. Additional lawned garden and patio section. This area enjoys a superb aspect with glorious countryside and Moorland views. 

DETACHED GARAGE 10' 9" x 13' 9" (3.3m x 4.2m) Cobbled floor. Overhead storage area. Single up-and-over door. Power. 

SERVICES Private drainage. Mains water, electricity . 

 

LOCAL AUTHORITY South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. 

USEFUL INFORMATION Go to http://www.southhams.gov.uk for information about council tax, location, development boundaries, recycling etc. Type the property's postcode in the box under 'Where You Live' [bottom right corner] and select the property address from the list. 

DIRECTIONS From Sparkwell village approach Venton. On reaching the Venton sign, the property is the first property on the left hand side.  


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 October 2017

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The Old Bakery, Market Street, Yealmpton, Plymouth, Devon, PL8 2EA

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01752 966398 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Ivybridge (3.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Luscombe Maye, Yealmpton - Sales

The Old Bakery, Market Street, Yealmpton, Plymouth, Devon, PL8 2EA

01752 966398 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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