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This charming detached Victorian home was built in 1880 and has been improved and refurbished to offer excellent 21st Century facilities whilst retaining its considerable character. It has off street parking and a garage, a detached barn with considerable potential, a walled garden and a charming multi level garden to the side. The house has two reception rooms with traditional bay windows and views to the countryside, a large kitchen/breakfast room, a utility room and lobby and a downstairs w.c. Upstairs is a bright landing, a family bathroom, a master bedroom with an ensuite shower room and two further double bedrooms. The property has mains gas central heating and all mains services and it has been double glazed throughout. Fowlers very strongly recommend viewing this delightful home.
32 Pound Street enjoys views over the very edge of town to the Dartmoor countryside of the Wray Valley yet it is only about 150 paces from the bustling centre of this charming Dartmoor town. Moretonhampstead offers a wide variety of day to day and specialist shops, a doctors and a dentists surgery, a veterinary surgery, a library and a pre school and primary school. There is a parish church and chapel, cafes, pubs and restaurant. The town is surrounded by countryside and nearby moorland walks, Exeter is only 12 miles away along the B3212 and the A30 and A38 are equidistant at about 8 miles.
An attractive traditional porch with a slate roof, stained glass in the panelled front door and side windows, a timber clad ceiling with a pendant light, two hardwood shelves, a fitted door mat and a granite threshold with a panelled and part glazed front door to the entrance hall.
The hallway widens at the far end where the stairs to the first floor are situated and it has two pendant lights, picture rails, two single panel radiators and a useful understairs storage area with a cupboard concealing the electrical circuit breakers and meters. Doors lead to the sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room and the attached single garage.
This room has double glazed wooden sashes in a traditional bay window and enjoys a view to the countryside over the edge of town. It has a coved ceiling, picture rails, a pendant light point and a large double panel radiator.
A bright room with a wooden double glazed sash window in a bay looking out to the countryside, a coved ceiling, picture rails, a painted wood effect floor, a fireplace with a fitted cast iron gas coal effect grate, tiled insets, a slate hearth and a painted wooden fireplace surround and mantel. There are two wall light points, a telephone point, TV and satellite points and two double panel radiators.
This room has three double glazed Upvc windows, three cast iron radiators, oak flooring, coved ceilings, eight down lighters and four wall mounted spotlights.
The kitchen is fitted with wooden bespoke cabinets in a fashionable grey painted finish with cupboards and drawers and roll top granite work surfaces and an oak wooden section with hand made ceramic tiles splash backs. There is a double bowl stainless steel sink with carved drainers to either side and a mixer tap, a built in Bosch double oven and grill, an AEG glass halogen hob with a stainless steel splash back and a matching cooker hood and light. There is space for a built in dishwasher. A pine panelled door leads to the utility room.
This area has ample space for a large dining table, a pair of floor to ceiling built in pine cupboards, a large Upvc double glazed door to the exterior with a mat well and a multi paned door to the inner lobby.
A Upvc double glazed window with an oak cill looks out to the front of the house and a double glazed panelled door leads out to the rear of the house. The floor is terracotta tiled and there are built in solid pine base and wall units with slate roll top work surfaces and space for an automatic washing machine and drier. There is a ceiling mounted spotlight cluster and a Velux double glazed skylight.
The Upvc double glazed window looks out to the cobbled path and garden at the side of the house. Splash backs are tiled with hand made ceramics and there is a Belfast sink with chromed mixer taps and cupboards beneath. The floor is oak , there is a single panelled radiator and a ceiling light point.
Low level w.c., oak floor, ceiling mounted downlighter, pine cupboard concealing a Vaillant gas central heating boiler. Upvc double glazed window.
A dog leg staircase leads to the first floor passing a half landing with a large Upvc double glazed side window, a built in display case and painted balusters and handrails. On the first floor landing is a white balustrade, a single panel radiator, pine panelled doors to all rooms and a built in airing cupboard with an insulated hot water cylinder, immersion heater, central heating timer and shelving. A loft hatch leads to the insulated loft space.
A large wooden double glazed sash window looks out over the edge of town to the countryside. the ceiling is coved and there are two pendant light points, an original cast iron fireplace (non working), one single and one double panelled radiator and a part glazed panelled door to the ensuite shower room.
The ensuite is fully tiled to floor and walls and it has a coved ceiling, extractor fan, two ceiling mounted downlighters and a fitted towel rail/radiator. The shower room has a shower cublcle with a glazed shower screen door and a built in Mira thermostatic shower. The wash hand basin is set into a vanitary unit with cupboards and drawers and a shaver/light above and there is a low level w.c. set into a tiled recess. An obscure glazed window lets in plenty of natural light.
A bright front facing room with two double glazed sash windows looking over the town edge to the countryside. The ceiling is coved, there is a pendant light point, one wall light point and a double panel radiator.
A double room with a rear facing Upvc double glazed window, a coved ceiling, a pendant light point, an original (non working) cast iron fireplace, a TV point and a fitted corner wardrobe with hanging rails and shelving.
This room is fully tiled to floor and walls and it has two Upvc double glazed etched windows, a coved ceiling, two ceiling mounted downlighters and an extractor fan. The suite comprises a panelled bath with shower/mixer taps, a wash hand basin set into a vanitary unit and a low level w.c. A wall mounted shaver/light is fitted above the sink and there is a plumbed heated towel rail.
An electric roller shutter door leads in from the cobbled driveway, the floor is concrete, there is eaves storage and a personal door to the exterior.
A two storey granite barn built of granite and brick beneath a slate roof. It has two doors set into the front elevation. The ground floor has a concrete floor with drinking troughs and manger still in place. It has power and light and an internal staircase to the first floor. Upstairs there are four Velux double glazed skylights and three wall mounted windows allowing in lots of natural light. A hatch door leads out to the walled garden at the rear. There is power and light upstairs and a good solid floor.
A granite wall and posts with metal railings comprise the front boundary and there are two vehicular openings leading onto the cobbled driveway with parking for two or three vehicles. There is access to the single garage and to a pair of wooden gates into the side garden. A tiled path leads up to the front door and there is a low granite retaining wall to either side topped with a hedge.
To the side and immediate rear of the property is a cobbled driveway and yard with double gates from the front garden and parking. The cobbled path leads up to the barn and also leads to a side path to the walled garden at the rear. Behind the house is a concrete paved drying area and a bin storage area as well as a greenhouse measuring 8'5"x4'3"/2.56x1.29 and two brick built sheds measuring 9'7"x7'5"/2.92x2.26 and 4'11"x3'5"/1.49x1.04. The sheds have power and light. Immediately outside the breakfast room door is a decked patio which catches the evening summer sun and this has an adjacent wall mounted wall light. The garden to the western side of the house is set upon granite retaining walls and is on two levels, both of which are mainly grassed and which enjoy views to the countryside beyond the edge of town. On the eastern side of the house is a concrete path which leads to the front which has granite retaining walls with shrubs and hedges for additional privacy.
This garden is at an elevated height at the rear of the property but is level. It enjoys excellent natural light throughout the year and has a 'secret garden' feel to it. It has a tall granite wall to the rear which gets warmed by the sun and trained along its south elevation are fruit trees. On the eastern boundary are mature hedgerows for privacy and on the western boundary is a modern close boarded fence. The garden is mostly laid to lawn but has a raised salad bed, flowering shrubs and borders, an exterior power point and a rain water collection system.
Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage.
From the cobbled town square walk towards the Co Op supermarket and immediately opposite you will see Pound Street. Walk into Pound Street and continue for about 150 paces and when you come to Mount Pleasant on your right, the house on the corner set behind railings and with its own cobbled parking is No.32.