Folley Meadow, Moretonhampstead, Devon £695,000

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  • A most spacious detached bungalow in a quiet setting with views
  • Sited in the middle of 0.72 acres of beautiful garden
  • Large single garage and plenty of parking
  • Large entrance hall
  • Two generous double bedrooms
  • Bathroom and separate shower room
  • Very large sitting room
  • Dining room and adjoining garden room
  • Fitted kitchen with quartz worktops and separate utility room
  • Very large loft space with potential

Folley Meadow is a bright and spacious detached home set in the middle of 0.72 acres of beautifully tended gardens in a quiet spot towards the edge of Moretonhampstead with views across the very edge of the town to the Dartmoor countryside. The bungalow is presented in excellent condition and has full upvc facias and gutters full double glazing and central heating by mains gas. The accommodation is generous in nature and comprises a big hallway, a particularly large sitting room, a dining room, garden room, a very smart kitchen with quartz worktops, a separate utility room, a bathroom and a shower room, a main bedroom with an extensive range of fitted wardrobes and a second good double bedroom with a built in double wardrobe. The attic is very big with considerable potential should more bedrooms be desired. The gardens are in superb order and very well laid out with an extensive lawn both to the front and rear, some shady spots for hot weather and some mature deciduous trees and hedgerow boundaries for privacy. There is a large parking and turning area and a large single garage. Fowlers very strongly recommend viewing this lovely home.


Rooms

Situation

Folley Meadow is located behind wooden gates and set in an elevated position from which to enjoy some views to the countryside including to Hingston Rock. The centre of town is just a few minutes walk from the property. Moretonhampstead offers a wide variety of day to day and specialist shops, pubs and restaurants, a library and surgeries for doctor, dentist and vet. There is a primary school and pre school, a Parish church and chapel, an amenity park at The Sentry and a children's playpark. The town is surrounded by beautiful walks and there is a cycle track to Bovey Tracey. There are good sports facilities with a football pitch, tennis club, gym, bowling club, skate park and an open air swimming pool in the summertime.

Entrance porch - 9' 7'' x 3' 7'' (2.92m x 1.09m)

A fully glazed front door and side panel leads into an enclosed porch with space for coats and shoes and a pendant light point. A glazed inner front door leads into the hall.

Hallway - 15' 2'' x 9' 7'' (4.62m x 2.92m)

This spacious hall has Sapele doors to all rooms, a pendant light point, a double panel radiator, a built in linen cupboard with shelving and a loft hatch and ladder to the very large roof void (54' x 18'6"/16.45m x 5.63m) which is partly floored and lit.

Sitting room - 29' 5'' x 14' 5'' (8.96m x 4.39m)

This lovely big room has three upvc double glazed windows looking out to the gardens and the view to nearby countryside. The ceiling is coved, there are two ceiling light points, two double panel radiators, a TV and satellite point and plenty of power points. Set into the former chimney breast are three top lit display niches. This room is generous and quite large enough for a very large suite of sofas and easy chairs. A doorway leads to the dining room.

Dining room - 12' 8'' x 11' 4'' (3.86m x 3.45m)

A bright room with a large upvc window facing east and a large matching sliding patio door and window to the garden room. A double panel radiator is fitted, a pendant light point and there is a doorway to the kitchen.

Garden room - 10' 3'' x 7' 11'' (3.12m x 2.41m)

A fully double glazed room with a tinted and self cleaning glass roof, a tiled floor and a sliding double glazed patio door to the rear patio. There are vent windows and a double power point.

Kitchen - 12' 8'' x 10' 5'' (3.86m x 3.17m)

A smart fitted kitchen with a wide range of base and wall cabinets with a multitude of drawers and cupboards and quartz work surfaces and splashbacks with LED work top lighting. A glass induction hob is set into the work top with a stainless steel hood and lights above and there is a built in double oven and grill, pull out larder shelving, corner cupboards and a built in dishwasher. The Franke single drainer one and a half bowl sink is a composite material with a mixer tap and it is set beneath a upvc double glazed window which looks out to the rear garden. The floor is laid to vinyl. A short access corridor leads to the hall and has an arched accessway to the utility room.

Utility room - 9' 1'' x 6' 8'' (2.77m x 2.03m)

Fitted with base cabinets and stone effect roll top work surfaces, a single drainer stainless steel sink and a mixer tap with tiled splashbacks. There is space for a washing machine and dryer and a free standing fridge. The Ideal mains gas central heating boiler is wall mounted and there is a double glazed window and door to the rear patio and garden with space for boots and coats adjacent.

Shower room - 9' 3'' x 5' 5'' (2.82m x 1.65m)

A fairly recent addition with a fitted corner shower with glazed panels, double doors and a built in chromed thermostatic shower. The basin and w.c. are part of a range of built in cabinets with cupboards and a vanitary top with a mirrored medicine cabinet and lights above the basin. The w.c. has a concealed cistern. The chromed towel rail is plumbed for heat and an obscure glazed double glazed upvc window faces out to the rear.

Bathroom - 9' 2'' x 5' 9'' (2.79m x 1.75m)

Fitted with a white suite comprising a pressed steel bath with a shower/mixer tap and white tiled splashbacks, a porcelain basin set on a vanitary surface with cupboards below and tiled splashbacks, a light and mirror above the basin, a low level w.c., a single panel radiator, a wall mounted infra red heater and an obscure glazed double glazed rear window.

Bedroom 1 - 13' 5'' x 11' 10'' (4.09m x 3.60m) plus fitted wardrobes

A front facing bedroom with an extensive range of fitted wardrobes incorporating hanging space, shelving and a dresser unit. There is a view across the garden, a pendant light point and a single panel radiator.

Bedroom 2 - 12' 6'' x 11' 5'' (3.81m x 3.48m)

A pleasant double room with a upvc double glazed window looking out to the rear garden, a pendant light point, a built in double wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving which conceals the circuit breaker box and a single panel radiator.

Exterior

At the front

A pair of double gates lead into the 0.72 acre plot to a large parking and turning area with access to the large single garage. There is an extensive lawn with a gentle easterly gradient and a view to beautiful Hingston Rock. At the front of the house is a large paved patio facing south looking across the garden and out to the surrounding Dartmoor countryside. The garden is mostly private being shielded by mature deciduous and coniferous trees and mature hedges. There are rose borders and a thriving wisteria, well stocked shrubberies and a broad area of lawn that leads around the eastern side of the bungalow to the rear garden.

Rear garden

The lovely rear garden has a large lawn with a big shaped flower bed and mature deciduous trees and hedgerows for privacy. The lawn is gently sloping and in the northwest corner is a wood bounded raised vegetable garden and a fruit garden. At the immediate rear of the bungalow is a large patio that stretches across the entire rear and has a rockery with steps up to the lawn. A pathway leads alongside the bungalow between the garage to the front garden.

Garage - 21' 7'' x 11' 2'' (6.57m x 3.4m)

Measuring 7'/2.13m across the doorway this is a generous single garage with power and light, a concrete floor, metal up and over door, meters for the house, power and light, two upvc double glazed windows and a personnel door at the side.

Services

Mains gas, water, electricity. The property has it's own private septic tank.

Council tax band

Band F

Directions

From Fowlers display window in Moretonhampstead square walk eastwards to the cross roads where the White Hart Hotel is and cross the road into Cross Street. Walk along Cross Street and pass the National Trust alms houses. Immediately past the alms houses on the right is a footpath to Bowring Mead. Walk down Bowring Mead to the small green and turn left. The gates to Folley Meadow are right in front of you.


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Nearby Places

Name Location Type Distance
Bowring Mead
Moretonhampstead TQ13 8NP
County: Devon
Sale Type: For Sale
Ref #: 00000559
Last Updated: Friday, 05 August 2022 08:51
Philip Fowler
Fowlers Properties
 
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