A fine detached bungalow set in a superb position with magnificent views to Dartmoor. Porch, hall, cloakroom, kitchen/dining room, sitting room, 3 bedrooms (1 en-suite) and shower room. Attractive gardens, useful outbuilding, garage and pasture land. Total about 5.59 acres. EPC Band F
Situation and Amenities
Bias Wood is set in a truly magnificent rural location between the villages of George Nympton and Kings Nympton and enjoys panoramic views to the south towards Kings Nympton with Dartmoor in the distance. The popular village of Kings Nympton is under two miles and has a primary school, renowned public house The Grove Inn, churches and village hall and is set amidst unspoilt rolling countryside. George Nympton (2.5 miles) has The Castle Inn public house, village hall and Church and beyond is the thriving local market town of South Molton which offers an excellent range of shopping, social and banking facilities and amenities including schooling to secondary level and weekly pannier and stock markets. The town is bypassed by the A361 North Devon Link Road which provides an excellent link to the North Devon regional centre of Barnstaple to the west and Tiverton and the M5 (Junction 27) to the east. There is a main line railway station at Tiverton Parkway with an intercity service to London Paddington (just over 2 hours).Description
Bias Wood is a fine, detached bungalow presented in good decorative order throughout, having been modernised in recent years by the current owners. The bungalow offers spacious accommodation with plenty of light and an aspect that takes full advantage of the views from the property. The bungalow also offers excellent scope to extend the existing accommodation into the large roof space, subject to the necessary consents.Accommodation
An enclosed glazed PORCH/BOOT ROOM leads into the HALL with doors off to all the principal rooms. The good sized, L shaped KITCHEN/DINING ROOM has a limestone tiled floor and glazed double doors leading into the garden. The room is light and airy with double aspect outlook and is fitted with a range of modern units with timber and stainless steel worktops and dual bowl ceramic sink. Space for range style cooker with hood over, space for upright fridge freezer and space and plumbing for dishwasher. There is a fitted wood burning stove and a fitted desk area to the right of the chimney breast.
The SITTING ROOM is an impressive double aspect room with excellent views and glazed double doors lead directly on to the paved terrace. The room also has a tiled fireplace with an inset wood burning stove.
Off the hall is a superbly fitted SHOWER ROOM with limestone tiled floor, separate CLOAKROOM and THREE DOUBLE BEDROOMS with the master bedroom having an EN-SUITE BATHROOM. The master bedroom and bedroom 3 also have built in wardrobes.Outside
The property is approached off the country lane over a splayed entrance to a good sized parking and turning area to the side of the bungalow. There is an outside WC and useful STORE ROOM as well as a SINGLE GARAGE with stairs rising to the LARGE LOFT AREA running the length of the bungalow which offers considerable scope to extend the existing accommodation (subject to the necessary consents).
The gardens are mainly laid to lawn with attractive box hedging in part, a number of mature trees and on the southern side of the bungalow is a large PAVED TERRACE which takes full advantage of the stunning views to Dartmoor in the distance.
To the side is a sheltered VEGETABLE GARDEN enclosed by natural hedging and adjacent to this is a useful and adaptable timber framed OUTBUILDING (22'7" x 17') with concrete floor and power and light connected.The Land
The gardens extend into a PADDOCK to the front, planted with a number of trees with a further PASTURE PADDOCK below amounting to about 5.59 ACRES. An additional 7.84 acres is potentially available by separate negotiation.Services
Mains water and electricity, private drainage system. Partial electric under-floor heating.Viewing
Strictly by appointment please through the sole selling agents, Stags on 01769 572263.Directions
From The Square in South Molton drive into South Street and take the fifth turning to the left towards George Nympton and Kings Nympton. Drive out of the town and continue on this road passing through George Nympton and into the valley. Soon after the bridge take the next right turn at Wampford Cross signed to Sampson and Sletchcott. Continue up the hill and at Sampson Cross continue straight on. At the next junction at Sletchcott Cross turn right signed to Heal and Yeotown. Continue on the country lane for a further half a mile and the property will be found on the left.Agent's Note
The bungalow was originally constructed subject to an Agricultural Occupancy Condition. A Certificate of Lawful Use was granted by North Devon Council on 30th March 2017 which means there is no longer a requirement for the occupier of the bungalow to comply with this condition.