** available now** **unfurnished**
A fantastic opportunity to rent the beautifully presented two double bedroom semi-detached bungalow with gardens and off-street parking, situated in a glorious and peaceful countryside location.
Offered as a potential long term let, the accommodation briefly comprises of an open plan living/dining/kitchen area, a master bedroom with en-suite shower room and a second double bedroom served by a good-sized shower room.
Further benefits include a good-sized private garden with patio area, modern electric central heating and double-glazed windows & doors.
A well-behaved pet may be considered with an additional cost of £10 per month.
Galmington Cottage enjoys a peaceful rural position being just over two miles from the popular village of Shebbear.
Shebbear boasts amenities including a post office, general store, The Devils Stone Inn, Pre-School, Community School, College, and Village Hall. The community spirited residents enjoy activities such as skittles, short mat bowls, yoga, zumba, horse riding, football and a youth club. Further amenities include a mobile library, doctor's surgery, parish church and bus services to Holsworthy, Torrington, Bideford, Northlew and Barnstaple.
Just 5 miles away is the vibrant town of Torrington offering an array of local shops and businesses including vets, dentists, a doctors surgery, public library, post office, schools, restaurants and banks. Day trips out to enjoy include the Heritage Museum, rhs Garden Rosemoor, tours of the Dartington Crystal Factory and the Plough Arts Centre which offers movies, theatre and comedy performances.
The market town of Holsworthy is 11 miles to the southwest, benefitting from having many local shops and businesses including a 'Waitrose' supermarket, bank, food serving public houses & restaurants, garage with M&S To Go! Schools for all ages, a health centre, a dentist, vets and leisure facilities including an indoor heated swimming pool and 18 hole golf course.
Matching wall/base storage cupboards & drawers, rolled edge work surfaces, built-in electric cooker with hob & extractor, 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink/drainer with mixer tap, space for dishwasher, washing machine & fridge/freezer, twin windows, French doors, slate tiled flooring, two radiators, double power sockets, tv point.
Built-in storage & airing cupboards, slate flooring.
Fitted carpet, radiator, part glazed stable door, double power sockets, tv point.
Full body jet & drench shower cubicle, w.c, wash hand basin, heated towel rail, vanity storage, extractor fan, vinyl flooring.
Wood effect laminate flooring, double glazed window, radiator, double power sockets (some with usb's), tv point.
Fully tiled walk-in shower with thermostatically controlled shower & glazed screen, w.c, wash hand basin, vanity storage, heated towel rail, tiled floor, extractor, double glazed window.
The property enjoys a good-sized garden area, having a level laid lawn area bordered by hedges, a patio area with raised borders for plants shrubs and flowers.
The property has the benefit of a parking area for at least two vehicles.
Council Tax Band (tba)
Holding Deposit: One week’s rent. This is to reserve a property. Please Note: This will be withheld if any relevant person (including any guarantor(s)) withdraw from the tenancy, fail a Right to Rent check, provide materially significant false or misleading information, or fail to sign their tenancy agreement (and / or Deed of Guarantee) within 15 calendar days (or other Deadline for Agreement as mutually agreed in writing).
Security Deposit: Five weeks’ rent.
This covers damages or defaults on the part of the tenant during the tenancy.
Unpaid Rent: Interest at 3% above the Bank of England Base Rate from Rent Due Date until paid in order to pursue non-payment of rent. Please Note: This will not be levied until the rent is more than 14 days in arrears.
Lost Keys/Security Devices: Tenants are liable to the actual cost of replacing any lost key(s) or other security device(s). If the loss results in locks needing to be changed, the actual costs of a locksmith, new lock and replacement keys for the tenant, landlord any other persons requiring keys will be charged to the tenant. If extra costs are incurred there will be a charge of £15 per hour (inc. VAT) for the time taken replacing lost key(s) or other security device(s).
Variation of Contract: £50 (inc. VAT) per agreed variation. To cover the costs associated with taking landlord’s instructions as well as the preparation and execution of new legal documents.
Change of Sharer: £50 (inc. VAT) per replacement tenant or any reasonable costs incurred if higher. To cover the costs associated with taking landlord’s instructions, new tenant referencing and Right-to-Rent checks, deposit registration as well as the preparation and execution of new legal documents.
Early Termination: Should the tenant wish to leave their contract early, they shall be liable to the landlord’s costs in re-letting the property as well as all rent due under the tenancy until the start date of the replacement tenancy. These costs will be no more than the maximum amount of rent outstanding on the tenancy.
Howes Estates Ltd is a member of Propertymark, which is a client money protection scheme, and also a member of The TPO, which is a redress scheme.
You can find out more details on the agent’s website or by contacting the agent directly.
To Arrange a viewing or to find out more details please contact Pure Lettings on opt 2 or email