A fantastic opportunity to build a four bedroom detached family home in this popular village location. Fantastic views, central village location, proposed four bedroom detached home.
The plot is situated within the heart of the popular village of Highampton. The village itself has a range of facilities including popular inn, primary school, village hall with Post Office facility, together with a church and chapel. The nearby village of Sheepwash, some 2 miles distant, offers a further range of local amenities including the well known Half Moon Inn with its associated links to fishing on the River Torridge. The market town of Hatherleigh is within a short drive, with a good range of local shops and services, together with doctors and veterinary surgeries and market with weekly livestock and cattle sales. A more comprehensive range of amenities can be found at Okehampton offering an excellent range of shops, three supermarkets including a Waitrose, sixth form college, modern hospital and leisure centre. From Okehampton there is direct access via the A30 dual carriageway to Exeter with its M5 motorway, mainline rail and international air connections. The area surrounding Highampton, offers delightful unspoilt countryside and is well known for it opportunities for outdoor and leisure pursuits. The Tarka Trail offers miles of superb cycling, riding and walking and runs close by and there is fishing on the Torridge, whilst the north coasts of Devon and Cornwall are within easy driving distance with excellent beaches and delightful coastal scenery.DESCRIPTION
The building plot is located in the centre of the village of Highampton and is accessed via a private drive just off Highampton Cross, passing to the rear of the Old Post Office. The property comprises a level plot and the foundations have already been laid, therefore planning consent has been implemented. The plot directly overlooks fields to the rear and has extensive views over the surrounding countryside.PLANNING
The plot has full planning permission, which has now been implemented, for a detached 4 bedroom property. Planning was granted on the 21st of April 2011, the full details of the planning can be found on the West Devon website. Reference 01296/2011. Http://apps.westdevon.gov.uk/PlanningSearchMVC/Home/Details/110307.METHOD OF SALE
The plot is being offered for sale by Private Treaty.SERVICES
We understand that mains water is available on site. The services for mains electricity is available nearby, it is the purchasers responsibility to make their own enquiries for this.LOCAL AUTHORITY
West Devon Borough Council, West Devon Borough Council, Kilworthy Park, Drake Road, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 0BZ.
Telephone: 01822 813600, www.westdevon.gov.uk.DIRECTIONS
From Okehampton town centre proceed out of the town as if towards Hatherleigh. After approximately 1.5 miles at the T-junction, turn right onto the A386. Stay on this road until reaching Hatherleigh and at the mini roundabout on the edge of town, turn left onto the A3072, signposted to Highampton/Holsworthy. After approximately 4 miles upon entering Highampton and just after the pub turn right for Sheepwash. The entrance to the site is immediately upon your left handside, passing to the rear of The Old Post Office.