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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Hennock, Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ13

Sold STC £375,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Kitchen/dining room
  • Sitting room
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Double garage
  • Garden
  • Paddock
  • Views

Full description

A detached period former chapel with large gardens and wonderful views. Kitchen / dining room, sitting room, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Double garage. Garden. EPC Band F.

Situation - Old Chapel is situated on the fringes of the Teign Valley village of Hennock, within the Dartmoor National Park. The village benefits from a strong and friendly community with amenities including a highly regarded primary school (Ofsted - Good), ancient church, play park and pub. Bovey Tracey (3 miles) offers a good range of day-to-day shops and services as well as primary schooling and regular farmers' markets. The busy market town of Newton Abbot (6 miles) offers a wider range of daily amenities including supermarkets, secondary and private schooling, as well as a railway station on the London Paddington line.

With quick access to the A38 (2 miles), Hennock is excellently located for commuting to Exeter (14 miles) and the M5 in the north, as well as Torbay and Plymouth in the south. The university and cathedral city of Exeter has a comprehensive range of facilities including excellent shopping, dining, theatre and recreational pursuits. Exeter has excellent transport links with the M5 motorway, two mainline railway stations to London Waterloo and Paddington. Exeter International Airport lies 4 miles to the east of the city.

Description - Old Chapel is a detached period property dating from 1835. Of rendered stone and cob elevations beneath a tiled roof, this former Wesleyan Methodist Chapel offers characterful accommodation laid out over two floors.

Accommodation - The rarely used front door leads to a lobby with tiled floor, ideal as an office space. The inner hallway leads through to the kitchen / dining room / family room. The kitchen area has a wide range of fitted units with integral fridge freezer, dishwasher and microwave, electric oven and hob. Stairs lead up to the utility room with space and plumbing for several appliances as well as units and sink. This has a door to the rear garden and parking. Of further note on the ground floor is a bedroom together with family bathroom and cloakroom.

Two staircases lead to the first floor which has a large sitting room, with potential for a further bedroom. There are two further bedrooms and a Jack 'n' Jill shower room.

Outside - From the lane is a drive that leads down to a large parking and turning area in front of the double garage (18' x 18') with twin up-and-over doors, power and light supply. There is an area of level lawn together with a raised gravel seating area taking full advantage of the spectacular views. Adjacent to the driveway is a paddock of approximately 0.25 of an acre. This is gently sloping pasture with post and wire fencing and has gated access from the lane. Overall the property amounts to about 0.4 of an acre.

Agent's Note - There is a planning permission for an extension on the north west elevation.

Services - Mains water. Mains electricity. Mains drainage. Oil-fired central heating.

Directions - From Exeter proceed on the A38 towards Plymouth, exiting at the 2nd Chudleigh exit signposted Teign Valley. Proceed towards Chudleigh Knighton and just after the post office, turn right and proceed out of the village passing The Claycutters Arms on your right. At the next junction turn right signposted Hennock. Proceed up into the village, continue through the village and at the Palk Arms pub turn right and Old Chapel can be found on the right at the end of this lane.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Added on Rightmove:
25 September 2016


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