Devon House stands in peaceful landscaped grounds of approximately two acres and is within walking distance of the town centre. Flat 20 occupies the third floor in one of the wings of the building. The sitting room and Kitchen both face west with far reaching views taking in the Church, town, and Dartmoor, including Haytor in the background. The apartment has vaulted ceilings with exposed roof timbers in many of the rooms giving a fantastic feeling of space. There are two double bedrooms with the master having built in wardrobes. The sitting room has two large windows giving a light, airy feeling with high sloping ceilings and exposed beams. The kitchen is fitted with a range of base and eye level units with inset one and a half bowl stainless sink unit, four ring gas hob and built in single oven. The bathroom has a coloured suite consisting of low level WC, wash hand basin and bath with shower over. The central heating is provided by the communal heating system for the whole building.
THE GARDENS: The residents of Devon House share the stunning communal grounds which are regularly maintained.
LEASEHOLD TERM: 999 year lease granted in 1979. Leaseholders are entitled to membership of Devon House Management Limited who own the freehold.
COUNCIL TAX BAND: 'B'
SERVICES: Mains gas, electricity, water, and drainage
AGENTS NOTE: The terms of the lease require permanent residents to be at least 30 years of age. There is a no pets policy, and the property cannot be used for holiday lets.
SERVICE CHARGE: There is a service charge which includes the cost of the communal central heating, the buildings insurance, aspects of the building maintenance and upkeep of the communal parts to the development. The service charge is £2,500 per annum (this can be paid monthly if preferred).
Bovey Tracey has a comprehensive range of shops and amenities including a health centre, library, inns, and churches. The A38 dual carriageway, linking Exeter and Plymouth to the M5 motorway is within two miles of the town and there are mainline railway stations at Newton Abbot and Exeter. The open spaces of Dartmoor lie just to the west of the town and the South Devon beaches are mostly within an hour’s driving distance.
DIRECTIONS From the public car park in Station Road, Bovey Tracey, turn right. Continue up through Fore Street and East Street into Bradley Road and after the Parish Church on the left, take the next turning left into Coombe Lane. Take the second turning left into Devon House Drive and continue straight ahead into the grounds of Devon House. There is a visitors parking area at the front of the building.