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The Old Mill, Okehampton
Offers in the region of £265,000 | 3 bedrooms

Property features

• Remarkably Spacious 3 Bed Apartment
• Part of Grade II Listed Mill
• Garage/Parking
• Double Glazing & Gas CH
• Working Water Wheel and Leat
• Hydro Electric
• Delightful Communal Gardens

The property is situated within easy reach of the town centre with its excellent range of shops and services and amenities. The town has three supermarkets including a Waitrose and a range of locally and Nationally owned shops and businesses. There is schooling from infant to sixth form level together with a modern hospital, and a sports and leisure centre in the attractive setting of Simmons Park.

The town is the northern gateway to Dartmoor with its hundreds of square miles of unspoilt scenery. There is easy access to the A30 dual carriageway, providing a link west into Cornwall or east to the cathedral and university of Exeter with its M5 motorway, mainline rail and international air connections.

The Apartment is part of this historic Grade II Listed mill which was converted in the mid 1980's and now comprises six individual apartments. Flat 1 offers exceptionally spacious accommodation, a key feature of which is the large living/dining area with the original water-wheel and internal mechanism which still operates. The leat is fed by the East Ockment River at Fatherford and Flat 1 owns the Riparian Rights to the leat and has an E.A License for water flow. In addition, the property has its own hydro electric turbine generating up to 2KW of electricity.

Canopied Porch with solid timber door to open plan Kitchen/Living/Dining Room, 36'10" x 17'11" with two windows to front, bespoke oak kitchen with range of slate worksurfaces, cupboard and drawer and wall units. Inset 1½ bowl stainless sink, fitted electric oven with gas hob and extractor above. Space and plumbing for appliances. Integral fridge. The lounge area has the superb feature of the original Mill wheel mechanism which is operational. Original exposed ceiling timbers and dining area, again with exposed timbers. Bedroom 1, 18'1" x 8'2" with dual aspect windows, french doors to courtyard. Bedroom 2, 13'8" x 11'0" window overlooking water garden and fitted mirrored wardrobes. Bedroom 3, 12'8" x 11'7" window to side, fitted wardrobe. Bathroom, 9' 4" x 5' 11" roll top bath with ball and claw feet and shower attachment. Wash basin in timber vanity surround with mirror and WC, part tiled walls, extractor vent and heated towel rail. Shower Room, 7'6" x 5'9"a good sized tiled shower cubicle with sliding screen doors and mixer shower attachment. Pedestal wash basin, low level wc. Extractor vent.

From Mill Road, steps and a path lead to a front door for Flat 1. At the side of the building is vehicular access to a covered parking area with an adjoining Workshop/Utility Room 15'3" x 13'1" single bowl sink with mixer tap, space and plumbing for appliances, worksurface and shelving. Beneath this room, is a water powered turbine providing up to 2KW of electricity for Flat 1. To the side and rear of the property are attractive areas of communal garden with pathways, flowers, shrubs and a water garden. Flat 1 also has its own small enclosed courtyard with pedestrian access to rear.

Leasehold Property. 965 years remaining of the 999 year lease. Management of the freehold title and communal areas is by the Residents Association. Ground Rent and Maintenance Charge £75 per calendar month (includes buildings insurance).

Mains Electricity, Water, Gas and Drainage. Hydro electric turbine generating up to 2KW of electricity.

From Okehampton town centre proceed up East Street and at the first set of the traffic lights turn right into Mill Road. Proceed along passing the right hand turning, The Old Mill is on the left handside at the sharp bend right.

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