Stowford, Okehampton, Devon, EX20


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
An attractive country residence in a tucked away location on the outskirts of a rural hamlet. 4 Bedrooms, kitchen/breakfast room, 2 receptions room, conservatory, bathroom & shower room. Delightful gardens and woodland area, garage and carports. 0.59 Acres in all (or thereabouts). EPC Band E.


The property lies in a tucked away location on the outskirts of the highly regarded hamlet of Stowford, 1 mile from the village of Lewdown with its post office/general store, primary school and public house. The larger towns of Okehampton (12 miles), Launceston (9 miles) and Tavistock (11 miles) offer a comprehensive range of shopping facilities including a Waitrose supermarket (Okehampton) and a 24-hour supermarket (Launceston), doctors', dentists' and veterinary surgeries together with a cinema (Okehampton), swimming pools and access to Dartmoor National Park. The sought after village of Lifton is 4 miles to the west with post office/general store, Lifton Farm Shop and restaurants including the renowned Arundel Arms Hotel. The A30 is 2 miles away, linking the cities of Exeter and Truro.


A detached, character property accessed over a private lane which is shared with one other property and enjoying spacious accommodation, which has been subject to considerable expenditure and improvement by the current vendor.


The accommodation is clearly illustrated on the floorplan overleaf and briefly comprises: an entrance porch opening to the dining room with fireplace housing a woodburning stove on slate hearth. An inner hall has stairs to the first floor and doors to the utility room with Belfast sink and separate WC.


The kitchen/breakfast room comprises base units and drawers with wooden worksurface over, Belfast sink, dishwasher, small electric Aga oven with extractor hood over, pantry, impressive fireplace recess and door to the garden.


The sitting room has a feature fireplace with solid fuel stove and a wooden lintel over, double doors through to the conservatory with attractive tiled floor and doors to the garden.


The first floor has 4 bedrooms, a bathroom and a separate shower room.


The property is accessed from a private lane via a 5 bar gate into an extensive gravelled parking area for several vehicles. Detached GARAGE with power and light connected, two car ports and a range of useful outbuildings. The gardens are mainly laid to lawn and is a divided by a small stream, with well defined hedge and fence boundaries. Mature Oak trees provide a most appealing setting with interest and colour throughout the year. The property extends in all to 0.59 acres or thereabouts.


Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating. Please note the agents have not inspected or tested these services. The property is sold subject to all local authority charges.


From the A30, take the Broadwoodwidger/Roadford Lake junction and follow signs towards Dingles Steam Village. Pass the turning to Dingles and, near the top of the hill, turn left to Portgate and Stowford. Take the immediate left hand turning and follow the road for approximately 0.75 miles, taking the first turning on the left into an unmade lane (marked with a sign for Barton House). Follow the lane to the bottom where the property will be found straight ahead.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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