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4 bed property for sale

£469,950 Guide price

Drake Road, Tavistock PL19

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Property features

  • Stunning Grade II Listed Period Home
  • Town Centre Location with Double Garage
  • Ideal as Family Home or Potential B&B
  • Exciting Opportunity
  • Attractive Courtyard Gardens Front and Back
  • Basement could create additional accommodation (subject to pp)
  • Set out over Four Storeys
  • Beautifully Renovated and Restored
  • Rooftop and Moorland Views

Property description

Substantial four bedroom Grade II Listed period town house, formally a large family home, currently being utilised as an exclusive boutique style bed & breakfast which is proving highly successful for the current owners. Situated in the heart of the beautiful historic town of Tavistock which boasts a wider range of local amenities and excellent schooling all set on the fringes of Dartmoor National Park. The town is renowned for its superb architecture and convenient location along with numerous leisure amenities including theatre, challenging golf course and swimming pools along with being located nearby to the Maritime city of Plymouth which is approximately 17 miles away.

Offering versatile accommodation spread over four storeys, currently providing spacious four bedroom living accommodation and the potential for a small boutique B & B due to its excellent locality. The property has been extensively re-furbished and modernised over recent years and is presented to a high standard throughout.
No onward chain

Location:

The open expanse of Dartmoor National Park and its rugged open countryside, wooded valleys and rivers is a large attraction for those who enjoy hill walking, mountain biking or just simply blowing the cobwebs away on walks with the children, dogs or hacking out on horseback.

Entrance Hall:

Stain glass front door and stain glass window to side. Stairs to lower ground floor and first floor.

Lounge/Drawing Room: (23' 5'' x 16' 4'' (7.13m x 4.97m))

Open fireplace. Dual aspect with two large windows to front and further window to side enjoying roof top and moorland views.

Bedroom 1: (18' 11'' x 10' 10'' (5.76m x 3.30m) plus recess)

Window to front. Tiled fireplace. Radiator.

En-Suite Bathroom/WC:

Bath with shower over. Sink unit. Low level WC. Window to side. Radiator.

Stairs to the lower ground floor lead from the entrance hall.

Further Hallway Area:

Stairs down to rear courtyard and basement.

Cloakroom/Utility: (6' 11'' x 5' 5'' (2.11m x 1.65m))

Low level WC. Radiator. Single drainer stainless steel sink unit. Plumbing for automatic washing machine. Venting for tumble drier. Dual aspect.

Kitchen: (15' 11'' x 14' 0'' (4.85m x 4.26m))

Dual aspect with open fireplace. Fully fitted kitchen with range of wood block worktop surfaces. Cream fronted base and eye level units. Radiator. Cooker point. Sink unit.

Sitting/Dining Room: (10' 7'' x 15' 0'' (3.22m x 4.57m))

Open period fire grate. Fitted cupboard. Window to front.

Old Stables: (14' 0'' x 16' 0'' (4.26m x 4.87m))

Window to front.

The Old Scullery: (15' 11'' x 14' 0'' (4.85m x 4.26m))

Window to front. Large brick arched lintel fireplace. Wall mounted gas fired central heating boiler. Pressurised hot water cylinder. Bellfast sink. Part glazed door to rear courtyard.

Second Floor Landing:

Stained glass window at mezzanine level and further window to rear. Radiator.

Bedroom 2: (16' 7'' x 13' 5'' (5.05m x 4.09m))

Open Victorian period fireplace. Dual aspect with rooftop and moorland views. Two radiators.

Bedroom 3: (9' 11'' extending to 12' 5'' (3.02m x 3.78m) max x 10'2" 3.10m))

Window to front. Radiator. Wardrobe recess.

Bedroom 4: (17' 5'' x 11' 10'' (5.30m x 3.60m))

Window to front and rear. Attractive period fireplace. Radiators.

En-Suite Shower Room/WC:

Corner quadrant shower unit. Low level WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Extractor fan. Tiled splash backing.

Family Bathroom/WC: (6' 4'' x 6' 11'' (1.93m x 2.11m))

Modern white suite comprising low level WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Panelled bath with mixer taps. Radiator. Dual aspect with window to side and rear. Extractor fan.

Outside:

To the front of the property is a wrought iron gate and steps lead down to an attractive and spacious cobbled walled courtyard garden with planted borders.

A pedestrian gate leads to a covered passageway which in turns leads around to a further gate leading out to town and to the rear is a further enclosed courtyard area.

Basement Rooms:

There are two large basement rooms, currently utilised for storage, but subject to the necessary planning consents these could be easily utilised for the creation of additional accommodation or the potential of a granny flat/annexe.

Rear Courtyard:

Door and path to side leading around to the front of the property, also wrap around to the rear courtyard with slate flagstone covered yard which opens out to a further concreted open yard area with concrete base and wall borders.

Double Garage:

On the opposite side of the road to the property is a useful double garage providing off road parking.

Services:

Mains electricity, water, drainage and gas.

Local Authority:

West Devon Borough Council.

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £263,724 Sales 209 Current average value £305,501 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £10,233 ▲ 3.47%

Property value data/graphs for PL19

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £417,857 £267 3.7 £384,367
Semi-detached £269,755 £236 3.3 £242,579
Terraced £214,038 £233 2.7 £192,732
Flats £172,052 £235 1.9 £150,004

Current asking prices in PL19

Average: £344,103
Avg. current asking prices in PL19
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £95,000
(1)
£194,245
(10)
£285,942
(18)
£527,053
(17)
£616,658
(6)
Flats £117,492
(6)
£200,575
(12)
£299,950
(1)
- -
All £114,279
(7)
£197,698
(22)
£286,679
(19)
£527,053
(17)
£616,658
(6)

Current asking rents in PL19

Average: £822 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in PL19
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £665 pcm
(4)
£750 pcm
(1)
£973 pcm
(2)
£1,400 pcm
(3)
Flats £521 pcm
(5)
£665 pcm
(2)
£789 pcm
(1)
- -
All £521 pcm
(5)
£665 pcm
(6)
£770 pcm
(2)
£973 pcm
(2)
£1,400 pcm
(3)

Fun facts for PL19

Highest value in PL19
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Down Road £726,189
Whitchurch, Tavistock PL19 £710,200
Deer Park Lane £576,014
Carmel Gardens £569,724
Down Road £568,416
Highest turnover in PL19
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Abbey Rise 47.7%
Down Road 46.7%
College Avenue 45.7%
South View 45.5%
Garden Lane 44.0%

What Zoopla users think of Tavistock

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 76% (42 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 4.5 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 3 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 4.5 stars
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  • currently 4 stars
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  • currently 4 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 3.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Gunnislake (4.0 miles)
  • Calstock (4.6 miles)
  • Bere Alston (5.1 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (34.5 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (68.2 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (84.7 miles)
  • Devonport Ferry Terminal (12.2 miles)
  • Torpoint Ferry Terminal (12.3 miles)
  • Plymouth (Barbican) Landing Stage (12.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Rumon's Church of England (VC) Infants School (0.2 miles)
  • St Peter's Church of England (VA) Junior School (0.3 miles)
  • Tavistock Community Primary & Nursery School (0.5 miles)
  • Callywith College (26.0 miles)
  • EF Academy Torbay (27.6 miles)
  • Exeter Mathematics School (29.6 miles)
  • Mount Kelly (0.6 miles)
  • Tavistock College (0.7 miles)
  • Callington Community College (7.9 miles)
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