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Okehampton, Devon £179,950

  • Main
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • Sitting Room
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • Bedroom 1
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • Kitchen
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • Bathroom
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • Conservatory
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • Sun Terrace
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • Garden 2
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • River 2
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • Rear Courtyard
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • River 3
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • River view
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • Sitting Room 2
    Castle Cottages Castle Road
  • Kitchen
    Castle Cottages Castle Road

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  • Charming Character Cottage
  • River Border
  • Delightful Gardens
  • Level Access to Town
  • Double Glazed Windows
  • Gas Central Heating
  • Well Presented
  • Quiet Location Close to Castle
  • Short river walk to open countryside.

A DELIGHTFUL CHARACTER COTTAGE offering spacious two bedroomed accommodation, with pleasant gardens bordering the river Okement with attractive river views. The property is situated a level walk from the town centre and amenities, and a short walk from a bridge over the river, leading to open countryside & Dartmoor. The cottage is located just a short distance from the historic Okehampton castle, which we understand was visited by Henry VIII. The property has been exceptionally well maintained by the current owner, and enjoys a spacious sitting room, kitchen / breakfast room and small conservatory to the rear. To the first floor are two bedrooms and a spacious family bathroom/WC with separate shower cubicle. The property is double glazed and has gas fired central heating and would ideally suit those seeking a pretty character cottage in a quiet and convenient location. The nearby city of Exeter is only 22 miles away and from late 2021 a renewal rail service will connect Okehampton to Exeter and the main Penzance to Paddington line.


Double glazed front door and side screen leading to


With cloaked recess. Open archway to


13' 11'' x 12' 0'' (4.24m x 3.65m)

Attractive window to front offering pleasant views over the gardens and river. Gas fire set into surround with timber outer surround and mantel piece over. Radiator.


10' 6'' x 9' 11'' (3.20m x 3.02m) (Irregularly Shaped)

Single drainer stainless steel sink unit. Range of worktop surfaces. Space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and fridge. Four ringed gas hob. Built in eye level oven. Cottage style pine fronted base and eye level wall units. Vaillant wall mounted combination boiler serving domestic hot water and the central heating system. Window to rear enjoying pleasant views over the rear courtyard and river.


6' 0'' x 6' 5'' (1.83m x 1.95m)

Double glazed on two sides with further double glazed window to side. Door to courtyard garden.


Access to insulated loft space.


7' 8'' x 15' 0'' (2.34m x 4.57m)

Window to front enjoying pleasant views over the front gardens and river.


5' 10'' x 12' 0'' (1.78m x 3.65m)

With window to front overlooking front gardens and river.


11' 1'' x 7' 0'' (3.38m x 2.13m)

Recessed shower cubicle. Pedestal wash hand basin. Low level WC. Panelled bath. Window to rear. Radiator.


To the front of the property, is an attractive paved and slate shillet sun terrace, and beyond is a generous level lawn. There are well stocked flower and shrub beds and borders. A greenhouse and useful garden shed. At the far end of the garden is an apple tree, and a small area which has been formally fenced off for a chicken run. To the rear of the property is a small useful courtyard garden, which like the front garden borders the river and the original outside WC, now provides a further useful garden store. Both the front and back gardens, border the river Okement and one enjoys pleasant views of the water. The river is set down well below the level of the gardens and cottage, and there is no history of any flooding. There is various options for on street parking near by, although one can not park directly outside the cottage.


West Devon Borough Council.


Mains electricity, water, drainage and gas. Telephone is connected.

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Name Location Type Distance
Town: Okehampton
County: Devon
Sale Type: Exchanged
Ref #: OKE02504
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