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Property Details

Guide Price £285,000
3 bedrooms
Glebelands, Buckfastleigh
Recently Sold
  • Living Room
  • Kitchen-Dining Room
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Bathroom/WC
  • Gardens
  • Garage/Parking
  • Building Plot Subject To Affordable Housing Criteria
  • Existing Property Subject To 3 Year Devon Rule
This is an opportunity to purchase a well modernised three bedroom semi-detached house with the benefit of approved conditional planning permission for a detached house, subject to affordable housing criteria, within its generous sized plot.The existing house has light and bright accommodation with good room sizes and modern kitchen/bathroom, PVCu double glazing, replacement interior doors and full gas central heating with replacement boiler. There is off-road parking and a garage, front and rear gardens plus an area of side garden.

The conditional planning permission is dated 3 February 2022 for a two-storey affordable dwelling not exceeding 86 square metres. The documents are available on the Dartmoor National Park planning portal website under application reference number 0106/20. A copy of the Section 106 Planning Obligation Agreement is available upon request from our offices.

Whilst offering an interesting development opportunity the existing property would equally make a great family home with a good sized garden, for those that choose not to implement the planning permission.

Glebelands is situated towards the outskirts of Buckfastleigh, a small friendly town lying on the southern edge of Dartmoor National Park with excellent walking country close to hand. The town has a good range of everyday shops and amenities and the nearby A38 provides quick and easy access to the cities of Exeter and Plymouth.

This property is subject to restrictions under The Housing Act 1985 whereby any person interested in purchasing it must fulfil either of the following conditions:

1. That they have lived in the locality for three years immediately preceding the date of the proposed purchase.

2. That they have worked in the locality for three years (immediately preceding the date of the proposed purchase).

PVCu double glazed entrance door. Wood finish laminate flooring. Telephone point. Radiator. Under stair storage area.
Living Room
15'6" x 10'8" Window to front aspect. Wood finish flooring. Radiator. Television point.
Kitchen - Dining Room
22'10" x 10'8" Range of cream-fronted kitchen units with contrasting grey worktops. Acrylic sink with spring mixer tap. Built-in electric hob with induction hob and concealed fume hood over. Plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine. Window over sink. Door to the rear garden. Radiator. Cupboard housing IDEAL gas-fired boiler. DINING AREA with French doors to the rear garden. Wood finish laminate flooring.
First Floor Landing
Approached via stairs from the hall. Side window with outlook to green hills. Hatch to roof space.
Bedroom 1
16' x 9'8" Two windows to the rear aspect. Radiator. Built-in wardrobe.
Bedroom 2
10'8" x 10'8" Window to the front aspect with outlook to green hillsides. Radiator. Built-in wardrobe.
Bedroom 3
11'0" at most x 8'2" Including area with built-in cabin bed over stairwell. Window with outlook to green hillside. Radiator.
White suite of bath with wall mounted mixer shower and rain shower head, glazed screen, wash basin with cupboard beneath and WC. Attractively tiled walls to bath and basin. Obscure glass window. Towel radiator to wall. Extractor fan.
Lawned front reception garden with hedging to the pavement. Concrete drive to DETACHED GARAGE. Decked and lawned garden areas at the rear of the property. Grassed side garden with planning permission for detached dwelling.
Travelling south on the A38 Expressway in the Plymouth direction, take the Buckfastleigh/Buckfast turn off at Dartbridge and follow the signs for Buckfast Abby. On reaching the mini-roundabout by the entrance to Buckfast Abby, proceed up over the hill, eventually taking a right hand turn into Church Street. From here, take the first right hand turning into Glebelands and proceed up the hill, where number 25 will be found on the left.
Council Tax
Band A at the time of preparing these details.


Whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of these details, it should be noted that the measurements are approximate only. Floorplans are for representation purposes only and prepared according to the RICS Code of Measuring Practice by our floorplan provider. Therefore, the layout of doors, windows and rooms are approximate and should be regarded as such by any prospective purchaser. Any internal photographs are intended as a guide only and it should not be assumed that any of the furniture/fittings are included in any sale. Where shown, details of lease, ground rent and service charge are provided by the vendor and their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, as the information may not have been verified and further checks should be made either through your solicitor/conveyance. Where appliances, including central heating, are mentioned, it cannot be assumed that they are in working order, as they have not been tested. Please also note that wiring, plumbing and drains have not been checked.