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Tavistock, Devon Guide Price £389,950

Sold STC
  • Rear
  • Kitchen
  • Double Garage
  • Dining Hall
  • Living Room
  • Main Bedroom
  • Bedroom Two
  • Garden
  • Garden
  • Garden
  • Garden
  • Garden
  • Garage
  • Vegetable Garden
  • Garden
  • Garden

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  • Attractive Semi Detached Cottage
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Large Kitchen/ Breakfast Room & Utility
  • Beautifully Presented Throughout
  • Large Gardens of Approximately 0.25 of an Acre
  • Two Wooden Sheds & Wildlife Pond
  • Double Garage with Electric Door
  • Off Road Parking

BEAUTIFULLY presented and DECEPTIVELY SPACIOUS semi-detached cottage, QUIETLY SITUATED on the edge of the PICTURESQUE VILLAGE of BRENTOR. On the ground floor there is an entrance porch, which opens to the entrance hall. A door opens to the sitting room, complete with large stone fireplace and fitted woodburner. The hallway continues to the dining hall, from which balustrade stairs rises to the first floor. From the dining hall, an opening leads to the large kitchen/breakfast room, where there is an oil-fired Heritage providing central heating and hot water. This room overlooks the patio and garden. To the rear of the kitchen there is access to a utility room and cloakroom. On the first floor there are three good-sized bedrooms and a bathroom. From the main bedroom there are views over the village to St Michael de Rupe church, a local land mark standing at the top of the hill. In addition there are attractive views over the well-kept gardens. Outside there is a paved patio with steps leading up to an extensive lawned garden with herbaceous and shrub borders, bounded in part by a stone wall fronting the lane, and mature hedges. A double garage fronts the village lane, whilst within the garden there are two wooden sheds and wildlife pond.


The property is set in a delightful location in pretty gardens on the outskirts of this moorland village, which is about 5 miles north of the market town of Tavistock. The village has a parish church, village hall and local bus services to Tavistock and Okehampton. Within Tavistock there is an excellent variety of educational, recreational, cultural and shopping facilities, including both primary and secondary schools (State and Private including Mount House, Kelly College), a health centre, veterinary practice, banks, churches, hotels, shops and offices. The Historic Naval city of Plymouth, 18 miles to the South, offers extensive further amenities including a regular train service via Exeter to London. There are local bus and school services, whilst the A30, just 8 miles to the North, and the A38 at Plymouth, both facilitate rapid access to the South-West, Exeter (38 miles) and the M5 motorway. Sporting facilities in the area are excellent. The Dartmoor National Park extends to over 300 square miles providing ample opportunities for walking and riding. Sailing and other water sports are available from a number of venues along the North and South coasts, whilst golf is available at the driving range at Yelverton or on the courses at Yelverton, Whitchurch, Saltash, Launceston and St. Mellion.


Part glazed front door leading into;


Window to front. Plant shelf. Obscured glazed door opening into:


Door leading into living room and opening into dining hall.


13' 3'' x 11' 1'' (4.04m x 3.38m)

Window to the front. Stone fireplace with wooden lintel over, bread oven and wood burner. Flanked by fitted bookshelves. Radiator.


16' 5'' x 8' 1'' (5.00m x 2.46m)

Window to the side overlooking the garden. Stairs rising to the first floor. Radiator. Under stairs cupboard. Opening into;


15' 9'' x 14' 6'' (4.80m x 4.42m) (Maximum)

Dual aspect with windows to both sides overlooking the gardens. Stable door leading onto the paved terrace. Oil fired Heritage and separate induction hob. Range of base and eye level units. One and a half bowl Porcelain sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Built in dishwasher. Space for fridge freezer. Obscured door leading into the:


7' 2'' x 4' 3'' (2.18m x 1.29m)

Space and plumbing for washing machine and fridge freezer. Door into:


Window to rear and glazed door leading outside. Low level WC. Wash hand basin with hot and cold taps over. Shelving.


Doors to three bedrooms and family bathroom. Window to rear. Loft access with ladder and light. Airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder with slatted shelving.


14' 10'' x 13' 3'' (4.52m x 4.04m)

Window to front. Window seat. Radiator.


12' 4'' x 8' 5'' (3.76m x 2.56m)

Window to side overlooking the garden. Bespoke, built in desk. Radiator.


13' 7'' x 7' 7'' (4.14m x 2.31m)

Dual aspect with windows to the rear and side overlooking the garden. Built in wardrobes. Radiator.


6' 5'' x 7' 4'' (1.95m x 2.23m)

Window to side. Low level WC. Sink and pedestal with hot and cold taps over. Panel enclosed bath with electric 'Mira' shower over. Radiator.


To the front of the cottage a wrought iron gate provides access to the front door. A gravelled path, flanked by a herbaceous border and stone walling leads to a further gate to the side garden and the paved terrace. From the terrace, steps lead up to the lawned garden, interspersed with ornamental trees and herbaceous borders. A stone wall fronts the lane, the other road boundaries being mature hedges. There is a useful outside tap, two wooden sheds and wildlife pond. With beautiful views both from inside the cottage and from the gardens this character property provides a peaceful, rural retreat. From the garden, a gate opens to the gravelled parking area and the front of the:


Window to rear. Electric garage door with remote keys. Power and light connected. In front of the garage there is a gravelled area providing off road parking for two vehicles.


West Devon Borough Council.


Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil fired central heating.


Under the 1979 Estate Agency Act we bring to your attention that the property is owned by an employee of Miller Town & Country Ltd.

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Name Location Type Distance
Town: Tavistock
County: Devon
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: OKE01828
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