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Bridestowe, Devon Guide Price £450,000

Sold STC
  • Front
    Churndon Okehampton
  • Living Room
    Churndon Okehampton
  • Kitchen
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  • Garden Room
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  • Bedroom One
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  • Bedroom Two
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  • Rear & View
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  • View
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  • Studio
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  • Garage & Studio
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  • Garden
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  • Garden
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  • Garden
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  • Parking
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  • Attractive Detached Stone Built Barn Conversion
  • Captivating Panoramic Views Of Dartmoor & Surrounding Countryside
  • Beautiful Gardens Maximising Enjoyment Of The Views
  • Double Garage/Workshop
  • Studio Accommodation Above Also Enjoying The Views With Shower Room & Kitchenette
  • Set In A Peaceful Rural Location In a Small Hamlet Reached By Private Track
  • Easy Access to Nearby Village Amenities And Also To Nearby Towns And The A30
  • A Short Drive To Dartmoor National Park

SUPERBLY POSITIONED detached three bedroom BARN CONVERSION with an additional ONE BEDROOM STUDIO, attractive gardens and DOUBLE GARAGE enjoying GLORIOUS PANORAMIC VIEWS of DARTMOOR and set in a PEACEFUL RURAL LOCATION yet within easy reach of amenities. This attractive stone barn is believed to have been converted in approximately the year 2000 and now provides a light and airy well insulated, comfortable modern country home which is set in the small extended farm hamlet of Churndon comprising six other properties, set down a long private track providing a good level of privacy and seclusion. The delightful quiet country setting is enhanced by the spectacular views from much of the accommodation and gardens across the attractive landscape of West Devon to Dartmoor which can be seen form one end to another with various Tors clearly visible. The reverse level of accommodation is heated by propane gas central heating, with the addition of a contemporary wood burning stove in the open plan living/dining room on the first floor. There is extensive parking to the front of the barn and a large stone faced modern double garage/workshop has further light and airy studio accommodation above accessed from the rear with kitchenette open plan bedroom/living area enjoying the wonderful views to the Moor and en-suite shower room. The attractive gardens extend to about a third of acre with terraced lawns, well stocked flower beds, rockeries, summer house and part-wooded area. The well served village of Bridestowe is about three miles distant, with traditional amenities including primary school, parish church, public house, village hall and well regarded stores/post office who also do home deliveries. Okehampton is about 9 miles distant to the East with access via the A30 dual carriageway, which also provides easy access into Exeter and the M5 motorway. Okehampton offers high street shopping, primary and secondary schooling, leisure centre, health centre, clubs and supermarkets including Waitrose. The nearby towns of Tavistock, Launceston and the Dartmoor National Park can be reached within 20 minutes by car.


From the drive a double glazed timber front door opens to:


Oak staircase to the first floor. Tiled floor. Radiator. Inset borrowed light. Exposed timbers. Understair recess. Corridor off leading to bedrooms and bathroom.


12' 1'' x 9' 8'' (3.68m x 2.94m) plus lobby

Full width timber double glazed window to front with Dartmoor view. Built in pine window seat with cupboards and storage under. Radiator. Telephone point. Louvred double doors to lobby/dressing area and to en-suite shower room.


Fully tiled shower cubicle. WC. Pedestal hand basin. Tiled floor and walls. Radiator. Extractor fan.


9' 4'' x 6' 8'' (2.84m x 2.03m)

Timber double glazed window to front with Dartmoor view. Radiator. Exposed ceiling beam.


6' 9'' x 5' 5'' (2.06m x 1.65m)

Panelled bath with mains shower over and screen. Hand basin in vanity unit. WC. Radiator. Tiled walls and floor. Extractor fan. Electric towel radiator.


15' 10'' x 8' 2'' (4.82m x 2.49m) plus lobby

Timber double glazed window to front with Dartmoor view. Exposed ceiling beam. Radiator. Inset borrowed light.



23' 10'' x 16' 7'' (7.26m x 5.05m)

An impressive open plan room with high ceiling and a light and airy interior with a number of double glazed windows and sky lights to front and rear. Engineered oak floor. Contemporary style Charnwood woodburning stove on glass hearth. Exposed stonework to one wall. Two radiators. TV point. Staircase leading up form ground floor entrance hall. Glazed door leads to the garden room/utility. Further door to:


16' 5'' x 11' 0'' (5.00m x 3.35m)

Dual aspect room with double glazed windows and Velux windows to front and rear with Dartmoor view. High ceiling. Loft hatch. Exposed roof timbers. Fitted with a range of wall and floor mounted kitchen units with work surfaces over and pine louvred doors with inset one and a half bowl kitchen sink and drainer. Electric cooker, radiator, fridge, freezer and dishwasher.


15' 5'' x 9' 7'' (4.70m x 2.92m)

Triple aspect with double glazed windows looking out to the gardens to the rear and two sky lights above. Double doors lead out to the garden terrace. Slate floor. Exposed stonework to one wall. Utility area to one end with kitchen unit with inset chrome sink and space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. In one corner is an enclosed WC with electric towel radiator.


24' 2'' x 11' 1'' (7.36m x 3.38m)

This has its own entrance door to the rear from the garden terrace and is set above the double garage. Open plan room with triple aspect double glazed windows and Velux roof lights, enjoying a lovely outlook and views towards Dartmoor. Kitchenette area with kitchen units and worktops. Eaves storage cupboards.


Corner shower cubicle. WC. Pedestal hand basin. Dual aspect windows with attractive triangular window with view to Dartmoor. Electric towel radiator. Extractor fan.


23' 0'' x 18' 11'' (7.01m x 5.76m) approx.

Two roller vehicle doors to front, one of which is electrically powered and remotely operated. Concrete floor. Pedestrian door to side. Unit with sink. Power and light connected.


The property is reached by a right of way along a shared farm track of about 0.4 of a mile, shared between the seven properties in the hamlet and with shared maintenance. A small fork leads through a wooded area from the main track to the property and one neighbour beyond. There is extensive gravelled parking to the front of the barn with space for several vehicles. The neighbour has a right of way across this area to their own drive. Off the drive is a propane tank for central heating and a further parking space beside the barn.


The grounds extend to just under a third of an acre with delightful gardens to the rear, accessed by steps to either side of the barn, with mature well planted beds and terraced lawns. To one end there is a timber Summer House, making a delightful area to enjoy the views which are enjoyed from the whole gardens. To the opposite end is a small wooded area and a fenced off dog corale. To the rear of the garden is an ancient Devon bank hedgerow and beyond that neighbouring fields.


Mains water via sub-metered supply. Mains electricity. Shared private drainage. Propane gas for central heating. Telephone and broadband connected.


West Devon Borough Council.

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Name Location Type Distance
Town: Bridestowe
County: Devon
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: OKE01826
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