The property is situated within the popular village of Zeal Monachorum. The village is a delightful rural community surrounded by rolling, typically Devon countryside and occupying an elevated location on a south facing slope. Amenities include a parish church and well known local inn which has facilities including swimming pool, squash courts, snooker room, indoor play area etc. The nearby village of Bow (1.5 miles) has a primary school, doctors surgery and small supermarket. There is a railway station at the nearby village of Morchard Road (2 miles). The town of Okehampton is within easy travelling distance offering an excellent range of local services and amenities and three supermarkets including Waitrose. In addition, the town has schooling from infant to A level standard, modern hospital and state of the art leisure centre. The town of Crediton is also within easy travelling distance, again with a good range of local shops and facilities whilst the cathedral and university city of Exeter is within easy driving distance with its major shopping centre, mainline railway stations, international airport and M5 motorway connections.DESCRIPTION
The Old Barn is set within the heart of the popular rural village of Zeal Monachorum. This individual residence was believed to have been converted in the 1970's, being double glazed and oil fired centrally heated. Internally the property offers spacious accommodation which in brief incorporates a dual aspect lounge/dining room, kitchen and conservatory. There is a ground floor office/study which would make an ideal fourth bedroom and a ground floor cloakroom. On the first floor there are three double bedrooms and a generous family bathroom. From the rear there is a attractive aspect across gardens and countryside, whilst the rear garden is well stocked and offers various patio/seating areas. A further benefit includes a double garage and ample off road parking.ACCOMMODATION
Front door to Entrance Hall: radiators, doors to, Living/Dining Room: a dual aspect room with stairs to first floor, fireplace with inset multi-fuel stove, shelving unit, exposed beams, radiators. Kitchen: range of base cupboards and drawers with worksurfaces over, matching wall cupboards above. Space for upright fridge freezer, space and point for electric cooker, inset double bowl sink, tiled floor, window and door to conservatory. Conservatory: tiled floor and sliding door to outside. Study/Bedroom 4: dual aspect windows, radiator. Cloakroom: comprising low level wc, wash hand basin, opaque window to side. Stairs to First Floor Landing: windows to front aspect, access to loft space, exposed beams. radiators, large walk-in linen cupboard. Bedroom 1: a light triple aspect room, radiator, exposed beams. Bedroom 2: radiator, window to rear. Bedroom 3: Window overlooking rear garden, radiator, exposed beams. Bathroom: panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, tiled shower with mixer shower, low level wc, pedestal wash basin, tiled walls. Dual aspect windows.OUTSIDE
A tarmac driveway to the left of the house, provides parking for numerous vehicles and leads to a detached Double Garage : with twin up and over doors, power and light connected.
From the drive, a pedestrian gate opens to the enclosed rear garden which has an attractive outlook over the surrounding countryside. The garden is predominantly paved with well stocked flower beds, shrubs and borders. areas of patio and a higher level of lawn. Being walled with exterior lighting, Boiler House, housing the oil central heating boiler.DIRECTIONS
From Okehampton proceed out of the town as if for North Tawton and Crediton, taking the A3072. Proceed for approximately 9 miles into the village of Bow and in the centre of the village take the turning left signposted Zeal Monachorum. Follow this road for approximately 2.5 miles, whereupon entering the village, proceed straight ahead and up the hill. The property will be found upon you right hand side.SERVICES
Mains Electric, Water and Drainage, Oil Fired Central Heating.