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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Mary Tavy

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Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial And Well Presented Detached Period Family Home
  • Wealth Of Character And Interesting Features
  • 4 Bedrooms - 2 Bathrooms
  • 23' Dual Aspect Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Close Walking Distance Of Open Moorland And Village Amenities Including Post Office And Public House
  • 2 Reception Rooms And Conservatory
  • Fabulous Panoramic Views Over The Surrounding Countryside And Moorland
  • Large Detached Garage With Ample Parking And Loft Room Offering Potential To Create An Annexe If Req
  • Attractive Good Sized Mature Gardens
  • Sought After Moorland Village Location Within Dartmoor National Park

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION A substantial and very well presented four bedroom two bathroom detached period family home enjoying fabulous panoramic views over the surrounding countryside and moorland, situated in the sought after moorland village of Mary Tavy within the Dartmoor National Park and within close walking distance of open moorland and the village amenities including the post office/store and public houses.

The property has a wealth of character and interesting features, dates back to circa 1860 with later additions, offering excellent versatility and benefits from a large detached double garage with loft room which offers potential to create an annexe or ancillary accommodation, if required (subject to planning). The lovely accommodation briefly comprises: entrance hall, inner hall, 23' dual aspect kitchen/dining room, boiler room, sitting room with multi-fuel burning stove, living room, conservatory, ground floor shower room, four bedrooms and bathroom. There is a large brick paved driveway providing ample off road parking for multiple vehicles or a caravan, detached double garage and good sized attractive mature gardens. 

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: 


Obscure PVCu double glazed front door with large storm porch leads into: 

ENTRANCE HALL 10' 10" x 9' 3" (3.3m x 2.82m) Built in cloaks cupboard with additional built in cupboard alongside with shelving; balustrade staircase rises to first floor; tiled flooring; PVCu double glazed window to side; double radiator; solid oak door leads into: 

INNER HALL Continuation of the tiled flooring; opening into sitting room; solid oak doors into boiler room, ground floor shower room and into:  

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM 23' 1" x 15' 2 max" (7.04m x 4.62m) Spacious dual aspect room, fitted with a range of matching wooden fronted wall and base cabinets with concealed lighting and solid oak work surfaces with tiled splash backs; inset one and a half bowl ceramic sink unit with mixer tap and drainer; feature open fireplace with wooden lintel currently with space for a cooker with stainless steel extractor fan over; space and plumbing for dishwasher; space for upright fridge/freezer; recessed spot lighting; television point; walk in larder cupboard (measuring 5'6 x 3'5) with shelving; slate tiled flooring; two PVCu double glazed windows to side; PVCu double glazed door to front providing access to driveway with matching PVCu double glazed panels to both sides; double and single radiators. 

BOILER ROOM 4' 10" x 3' 2" (1.47m x 0.97m) Coat hooks; floor mounted 'Worcester' oil fired combination boiler; obscure PVCu double glazed window to side. 

GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM 7' 5" x 5' 6" (2.26m x 1.68m) Fully tiled, recently refurbished and fitted with a walk-in full width shower cubicle housing a chrome effect thermostatic shower, low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin; obscure PVCu double glazed window to side; tiled flooring; radiator. 

SITTING ROOM 15' 1" x 14' 1" (4.6m x 4.29m) Feature open fireplace with wooden mantel and surround and slate hearth housing a 'Morso' cast iron multi-fuel burning stove; television point; telephone point; exposed wooden floorboards; PVCu double glazed window to rear into conservatory and through to garden; multi paned oak door to rear leading into conservatory and solid oak door leads into: 

LIVING ROOM 13' 7" x 11' 8" (4.14m x 3.56m) Currently being used as a ground floor bedroom with feature Victorian style fireplace with wooden mantel and surround; PVCu double glazed window to rear overlooking garden with views; double radiator. 

CONSERVATORY 12' 1" x 9' 3" (3.68m x 2.82m) PVCu double glazed in construction with dwarf walling, enjoying a lovely aspect over the rear garden; spotlighting; tiled flooring; PVCu double glazed French doors to rear providing access to garden; double radiator. 

FIRST FLOOR New carpets have been fitted to the first floor rooms. 

LANDING Access to loft space; built in linen cupboard with shelving; radiator. 

BEDROOM ONE 14' 5" x 13' 5" (4.39m x 4.09m) Feature Victorian style cast iron fireplace; PVCu double glazed window to rear overlooking garden and stunning panoramic views over the surrounding countryside and moorland; two double radiators.  

BEDROOM TWO 14' 2" x 13' 4" (4.32m x 4.06m) Feature Victorian style cast iron fireplace; PVCu double glazed window to rear overlooking garden with lovely far reaching countryside and moorland views; two double radiators. 

BEDROOM THREE 12' 5" x 10' 4" (3.78m x 3.15m) Television point; built in eaves storage; recessed spotlighting; large double glazed velux window to front; double radiator. 

BEDROOM FOUR 16' 11" x 6' 6" (5.16m x 1.98m) Large double glazed window to side with beautiful far reaching countryside and moorland views; radiator. 

BATHROOM 7' 9" x 6' 4" (2.36m x 1.93m) Fitted with a modern white suite comprising: panelled spa bath with tiled surround, telephone style shower mixer taps and thermostatic shower over with shower screen, low level W.C, pedestal wash basin; double glazed velux window to side; recessed spot lighting; radiator. 

OUTSIDE To the front of the property a wooden vehicular gate opens to a large brick paved driveway providing off road parking for multiple vehicles/caravan and access to the detached double garage. Brick paved steps lead down to a pathway leading to the main entrance door, access to the kitchen/dining room and a gated access to the side of the property leading to the rear garden. The large driveway is enclosed by natural Devon banks and bordered by some well stocked flower beds. Alongside the double garage is a greenhouse measuring approximately 6' x 5' and a garden store measuring approximately 9' x 5' and outside water tap. The side boundary has a raised gravelled flowerbed with low natural stone walling and a wooden pedestrian gated access to the main entrance.

To the rear is a good sized attractive garden, approximately 100' in length and enclosed by a natural Devon hedge to one side and mature hedging to the other side and rear boundary. Immediately to the rear of the property is a paved patio area which can be accessed via the conservatory, providing an ideal space for outside dining and enjoying the sunshine. The area alongside the patio is chipped with a footpath from here running down the side of the garden connected the various areas. The next section is laid to lawn and bordered by raised flower beds with a variety of shrubs and bushes. To the rear of the garden are two fenced areas, one laid to lawn and one gravelled. Both areas are currently used for housing chickens with several raised beds used for the growing of fruit and vegetables.  

DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE 21' 5" x 20' 1" (6.53m x 6.12m) The detached double garage has the benefit of two floors and has the potential to convert into an annexe or ancillary accommodation, if required (subject to planning). The ground floor is triple aspect with double glazed windows to both sides and two double glazed windows to the rear aspect. The garage is fitted with a remote controlled electronic up and over garage door; power, lighting and water; space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine and tumble dryer; wooden staircase rises to the first floor. The first floor of the garage is again triple aspect, fully boarded and currently used for storage. There are double glazed velux windows to both sides and a double glazed window to the front aspect enjoying the stunning countryside and moorland views. This floor also benefits from the power and lighting.  

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

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

VIEWING By appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT on 01822 612345. 

DIRECTIONS Leave Tavistock via the A386 heading towards Okehampton. After approximately 4.5 miles, enter the village of Mary Tavy. Pass the post office on the left hand side, the war memorial on the right hand side and continue for another 0.25 miles where the entrance to the property will be found on the left hand side as indicated by our For Sale sign. 

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