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Dowland, Winkleigh
Guide price £175,000 | 1 bedroom

Property features

• Detached Cottage
• Double Glazing
• Off Road Parking
• Garden
• No Chain
• Freehold
• Council Tax Band A

Dowland is a small and quiet rural hamlet, with the nearby village of Iddesleigh being just a mile away. The village has an ancient church and a highly regarded inn, the Duke of York, which is renowned for its fine food and ales. The larger town of Okehampton lies approximately 12 miles distant, located on the fringes of the Dartmoor National Park and offering a more comprehensive range of shops and services including three supermarkets, primary and secondary schooling. From the town the A30 dual carriageway is easily accessible, providing a direct link east to Exeter and the M5 and west to Cornwall and Plymouth.

Serendipity is a charming one bedroom detached cottage, believed to date back over several hundred years and originally belonged to the church. Believed originally to be single storey and having been used for several different purposes. In the late 1980's a first floor was added and it was converted into this lovely cottage. The property is double glazed and has part electric heating. It would ideally suit those looking for their first home, to downsize or as a holiday home/let and is offered with no forward chain.

Via part glazed door to Kitchen: range of timber base cupboards and drawers with roll edge work surfaces over, single bowl sink and drainer, matching wall cupboards and shelving. Freestanding fridge and electric cooker to remain, Double glazed window to rear and window to side. Night storage heater, open aspect to Sitting Room: double glazed window to side with deep sill, tv and telephone connection, stairs to first floor, door to Shower Room: comprising Wc, tiled shower cubicle with with electric shower, wash basin, electric panel heater. Bedroom: A light dual aspect bedroom with double glazed windows and beamed vaulted ceiling, night storage heater, access to eaves storage space.

A gravelled path to the side of the house, opens via a gate to the rear garden and provides access to the entrance door to the cottage. The rear garden has been gravelled for ease of maintenance and offers areas for pots, seating areas etc. enclosed by stone walls and fencing. A chained off road parking area to the front provides parking for 1-2 vehicles.

From Okehampton proceed in a northerly direction taking the A379 to Hatherleigh. At the roundabout in Hatherleigh, turn right into the town, passing over the bridge and bearing around to your left hand side. With the Bridge Inn on your left handside, turn right past the school up South Street and continue up this road and beyond until you reach Hatherleigh Moor. Proceed across Hatherleigh Moor and turn left signposted to Iddesleigh. At the junction at Iddesleigh turn left signposted to Dolton, proceed along this road until reaching Dowland. The property can be found next to the church (to the right of the walkway to the church).

Mains Electric, Water And Private Drainage (shared with neighbour).

Freehold with vacant possession.

Strictly by appointment only with Stags Okehampton office 01837 659420.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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