Price £185,000 - Under Offer

  • Retirement bungalow
  • Good sized living room
  • Modern kitchen and shower room
  • Double glazing
  • Chain free
  • 2 bedrooms
  • Low maintenance garden
  • Residents parking
  • Gas central heating
  • EPC

Retirement bungalow - 2 Bedrooms - Good size living room - Low maintenance garden - Modern kitchen and shower room - Residents parking - Double glazing - Gas central heating - Chain free - EPC

The beautiful village of South Brent is located in the foothills of The Dartmoor National Park and on the northern edge of The South Hams. The village has a strong community with a popular primary school, three churches, a village hall and recreation centre, which provides the community with a variety of clubs and activities. There is also a variety of independent shops, cafés and pubs, as well as a Co Op store, and award winning Doctors surgery, Dentist and Pharmacy.

Situated less than 2 miles off the A38 Devon Expressway, which provides a direct link to the cities of Plymouth and Exeter as well as the M5, the village is a great location for commuters.

The ancient market town of Totnes is approx 8 miles away and has a wide range of amenities including a leisure centre, primary and secondary schools, an abundance of public houses, bars, restaurants and cafes. There is also a hospital, supermarket and mainline railway station, with trains to London Paddington in around 3 hours.

7 Shipley Close is an good sized two bedroom bungalow, located in a lovely retirement cul de sac location. The property is wonderfully light and airy with a private low maintenance garden, it benefits from a modern fitted kitchen and shower room, as well as uPVC double glazing, gas central heating and residents parking.

As you enter the property there is a pleasant entrance hall with a spacious airing cupboard. To the back of the property you will find the good sized living room which is flooded with light due to a large window facing out over the garden, there is ample enough room for both living room furniture and a dining table. From here you can access the private rear garden.

The garden is laid to a lawn and patio with space for shrubs and potted plants. The garden benefits from afternoon sunshine, there is also a useful lean to porch area, as well as side access.

The kitchen sits at the front of the property and has plenty of both cupboard storage and worktop space. There is also room for a fridge freezer, washing machine and cooker.
In addition to the living space there are two good sized bedrooms and a shower room with walk in shower cubicle. There is also additional storage in the loft which is accessed from the hallway.

This bungalow is a good size, low maintenance property, located in a picturesque village and within a short level walk of local amenities including village shop and doctors surgery. It is also on a main bus route to the cities of both Plymouth and Exeter as well as the market town of Totnes. It is perfect for someone who is wanting a property to suit their later years.

Agent Note
This property is freehold, although is part of a Sheltered Housing Scheme. Purchasers must be 60 yrs or over. When looking to purchase you will be required to meet with the Site Manager. There is an annual ground rent of £1 and a monthly service charge of approximately £147. This covers a management fee, maintenance of common areas, maintenance of the communal lounge and a sinking fund for emergencies. Benefits include 24 hour on-call service, for which the bungalow is equipped with pull cords in all main rooms, and use of the communal lounge.


Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage

Council Tax Band

Local Authority
South Hams District Council

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

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The Energy-Efficiency Rating is a measure of a home's overall efficiency. The higher the rating, the more energy-efficient the home is, and the lower the fuel bills are likely to be.

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