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Property Description

Key features

  • Extended Duke Of Bedford Character Cottage
  • Level Riverside Garden Directly Bordering The River Tavy
  • 2 Good Sized Double Bedrooms
  • Dining Room With Open Fire
  • Sitting Room With Open Fire
  • Grade II Listed
  • Requires Updating And Modernisation
  • Rear Courtyard With Outbuildings
  • Level Walking Distance Of Town Centre And Easy Access To Amenities And Good Transport Links
  • No Onward Chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION Offered with no onward chain, a charming and extended two double bedroom Grade II listed Duke of Bedford character cottage dating back to the middle of the nineteenth century. The property benefits from a level riverside garden and a rear courtyard with outbuilding and is conveniently situated a level walk from the town centre within easy access of amenities and good transport links.

The cottage has been owned by the same family since 1961, enjoys views over the River Tavy and The Meadows beyond and has some lovely period features but would now benefit from some updating and modernisation. The accommodation briefly comprises open fronted porch, kitchen, dining room with open fire, sitting room with open fire, bathroom and two good sized double bedrooms. Early viewing is recommended. 

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: 

Open fronted porch with part-glazed wooden door leads into: 

ENTRANCE PORCH Coat hooks; opening into: 

SITTING ROOM 11' 10" x 11' 1" (3.61m x 3.38m) Feature tiled open fireplace with original built-in cupboards to one recess with shelving; television point; telephone point; angled staircase rises to first floor with built-in understairs storage cupboard; multi-paned window to front overlooking garden; floor mounted Sunhouse night storage heater; part-glazed wooden door leads into: 

DINING ROOM 13' 5" x 8' (4.09m x 2.44m) Feature tiled open fireplace; window to rear; floor mounted Sunhouse night storage heater; wooden door leads into: 

KITCHEN 7' 2" x 6' 2" (2.18m x 1.88m) Dual aspect with stainless steel sink unit with drainer and splashbacks and storage cabinets and drawers beneath; additional floor mounted cabinets with worktop; space for cooker; multi-paned windows to side and rear aspects; part-glazed wooden door to side providing access to rear courtyard and outbuildings; sliding wooden door leads into: 

BATHROOM 7' 3" x 4' (2.21m x 1.22m) Fitted with a bath, wall hung wash handbasin with splashback, high level WC; wall mounted Stiebel Eltron hot water cylinder; obscure window to side. 


LANDING Access to loft space; doors to both upstairs bedrooms. 

BEDROOM ONE 13' 11" x 11' 6" (4.24m x 3.51m) Spacious double bedroom with exposed beams; window to front overlooking garden, River Tavy and the Meadows beyond. 

BEDROOM TWO 13' 11" x 8' 1" (4.24m x 2.46m) Good sized bedroom with exposed beams; window to rear. 

OUTSIDE: To the front is a level garden measuring approximately 60ft in length, the rear half of which directly borders the River Tavy. The garden has a variety of plants, shrubs and bushes with areas suitable for the growing of fruit and vegetables.

Immediately to the rear of the property and accessed via the kitchen is a small rear courtyard with granite post and access to the outbuildings. 

OUTBUILDING 14' 5" x 8' (4.39m x 2.44m) Stone and block built with pitched tiled roof and currently split into two sections. The main section is used for storage with lighting, shelving and window to side. The second section is an outside WC with high level WC. 

SERVICES Mains electricity, mains water and mains drainage. 

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

VIEWING By appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT on 01822 612345. 

DIRECTIONS From Tavistock's Bedford Square proceed along Plymouth Road towards Drake's Statue. Turn left at the roundabout, continue over the mini-roundabout where the Westbridge Cottages will be found immediately on the right hand side. The property is located in the first row and the property is the second to last property situated on that row.  

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Added on Rightmove:
21 December 2017

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