Barracks Hill, Totnes

£600,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A detached bungalow with far reaching views in need of modernisation occupying a large plot. Complete with 3 bedrooms, kitchen, sitting room, dining room, utility room, parking, double garage and large garden.

SITUATION

The property falls within the parish boundary of Dartington, however it is only a short walk into the centre of Totnes. The nearby village of Dartington has a primary school, an excellent post office/village store, the famous Dartington retail centre, a 12th Century inn, church and a vibrant community. The Dartington Hall estate with its many cultural attractions is also within the parish. The historic town of Totnes is full of interest with a wide range of good local schools, shopping facilities and recreational pursuits. The A38 Devon expressway is approximately 5 miles away, allowing speedy access to the cities of Exeter and Plymouth and the M5 beyond. Main line rail links to London Paddington are located in Totnes.

DESCRIPTION

Brimbles is a bright and airy bungalow occupying a large plot in a convenient location between Totnes and Dartington. The property is in need of modernisation but offers wonderful far reaching views of woodland, surrounding countryside and as far as Dartmoor in the distance. The accommodation is well laid out with sitting room, kitchen, dining room and utility at one end of the property and a short set of stairs leading to the bedrooms at the other. There are three double bedrooms, each with built in wardrobes and a family bathroom with separate WC. Outside there is driveway parking, double garage, front and rear paved terraces and a large garden.

ACCOMMODATION

The sliding front doors open to a bright and airy entrance hall with storage cupboard for shoes and coats. A glazed partition leads to the sitting room which has a large picture window to admire the magnificent far reaching views across to woodland and countryside. There is an open, stone fireplace and dual aspect windows and sliding door through to the dining room. The dining room has a similar large picture window and door opening to the side of the property. The kitchen has a range of floor mounted units with tiled surrounds and a built-in pantry cupboard. There is space for a fridge/freezer and electric oven. Next to the kitchen is a utility with space and plumbing for washing and drying machines, a sink, additional storage units and separate cloakroom. The utility has doors leading to the front and rear of the property respectively making this a practical entrance to the property when returning from outdoor pursuits.

A small set of stairs lead to the three doubles bedrooms which all have built in wardrobes. Bedrooms one and two both have large windows overlooking the rear garden and views beyond. The bedrooms are served by a family bathroom with separate shower, wash hand basin and towel rail. There is a separate WC with wash hand basin.

OUTSIDE

A timber five bar gate opens to the driveway and double garage with up and over door. Behind the garage is a useful outbuilding providing additional storage space or this space could be a workshop. To the front of the property is a large paved terrace set behind a well-stocked border with mature shrubs. A side passageway leads to a sizeable, rear paved terrace which is a perfect spot for alfresco dining whilst admiring the far-reaching views. The large garden is mostly laid to lawn and leads to an area for growing vegetables, a pond, a variety of fruit trees.

SERVICES

Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. Gas central heating and hot air circulatory system.

VIEWING

Strictly by prior appointment with Stags on 01803 865454.

LOCAL AUTHORITY

South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. E-mail: customer.services@southhams.gov.uk.

DIRECTIONS

From our Totnes office follow Coronation Road to the roundabout, cross the roundabout with Morrisons petrol station on your left and at the next set of traffic lights turn left towards Kingsbridge and Dartmouth the A381. Take the first right into Barracks Hill and proceed up the hill. At the brow of the hill you will find the property a short distance on the right-hand side.

Arrange viewing 01803 411258

Stags - Totnes

The Granary, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5GN

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