Buckland Monachorum

Edge of Picturesque village O.S.ref: SX4868

Guide of 275,000 Freehold


A substantial semi-detached house standing on the edge of the charming picturesque village of Buckland Monachorum which it appreciates views out over and the adjoining farming landscape.
The accommodation extends to approx. 1640sqft, is set over two floors and is configured maximising the aspect and views of the front and back elevations. Entered from the front porch a small hallway leads into either the double aspect 22’ kitchen/breakfast room or the impressive 33’ living room. Upstairs the central landing filters through to the newly fitted bathroom and the four or fifth bedroom/study which along with the main bedroom with en-suite shower room & built in wardrobes enjoying beautiful views of the surrounding pastoral landscape, two at the rear overlooking the back garden and out over the village periphery.
A Devon hedge marks the front boundary with double gates leading into a level principally gravelled front garden which provides ample parking for cars/vans and space for a garage-subject to planning. A gate at the side of the house leads to the enclosed rear garden which is well planned and private extending to approximately 60’ which includes a 7’ x 7’ garden shed with light & power connected.


Situation – Historic Buckland Monachorum centres around a Norman church and the sixteenth century Drake Manor Inn.  Located on the western edge of Dartmoor National Park, it offers easy access by foot and public transport (see below) to open moorland. The property is also only a short walk from the nationally significant (OFSTED ‘outstanding’ rated) St. Andrews Primary School. There are attractions on the doorstep with The Garden House, renowned in horticulture, just 0.7 miles distant, and National Trust owned Buckland Abbey 1.2 miles to the south.
Villages – Crapstone 1.2 miles, Yelverton 3.1 miles ; Town - Tavistock 7 miles;  City - Plymouth 11.7 miles. Derriford Hospital – 8.2 miles.
Buses – Regular Buckland Monachorum to Yelverton shuttle; from Yelverton buses at approx. 20 minute intervals to Plymouth and Tavistock.
Services – Mains gas; water; electricity and drainage. Mains gas central heating and uPVC double glazing.
Local Authority – West Devon Borough Council.
Postcode/SATNAV – PL20 7ND   OS map ref. - SX4868     Tenure – Freehold  
Council Tax – Band C £1460.59pa payable for 2015-16.
EPC (Energy Performance Certificate) – www.epcregister.com Domestic EPC register reference: 0041-2831-6568-9125-2171. Energy Efficiency Rating band C-76.

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