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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Penzance, Cornwall

Guide Price £480,000

Property Description

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In a delightful Lamorna setting with in large gardens, this three-four bedroom stone built detached family home oozes charm and character.

Location    Lamorna, just five miles West of Penzance, renowned for the artists of the Arts and Crafts movement working in the area during the first quarter of the 20th century; retains this artistic tradition largely inspired by the quality of light and the lovely woodland valley and stream that flows down to rugged Lamorna Cove. With primary schools at Mousehole and St Buryan, Penzance offers local shopping, college, secondary schools and health facilities. St Ives with further artistic interest, notably the Tate Gallery and Barbara Hepworth Studios is approximately twelve miles and the Cathedral City of Truro being approximately thirty miles distant.. There are abundant local opportunities for beach sports, equestrian pursuits and of course wonderful walking on the Cornish Coastal Footpath.

The Property    A "gentle and mellow" distinctive detached family home of generous proportions with three/four bedrooms and two/three receptions, plus a lovely fitted kitchen, gardens, woodland walk and garage. This is a "must see" property with potential remaining to further improve and embellish existing period and character features. With wood framed windows, high ceilings with cornicing, dramatic fireplace and much, much more this is a property of immense charm and vast potential. A full internal inspection is most highly recommended. Viewing strictly by appointment with the agents: Miller Countrywide, Penzance, 01736 364260.

The Accommodation in Detail    Steps up to the front door opening to:

Hall    Quarry tiled floor. Multi paned window with window seat. Radiator. Picture rail. Doors off to:

(Left) Sitting Room 24' (7.32m) (plus Windows) x 13'11" (4.24m). Wooden floor. Windows to front and rear aspects. Beamed ceiling (height 3.32m). Two radiators. Dramatic stone fireplace into hooded iron grate, wooden surround and mantel. TV point. Space for dining suite. Picture rail. Part glazed door to the rear opening to:

Front Entrance/Music Room 9'1" x 7' (2.77m x 2.13m). Half glazed external door with windows to either side plus a window to the side aspect, all offering superb woodland views over the garden. Door to:

Ground Floor Cloakroom    Window. Close coupled WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Hanging area and storage.

*    Second door to:

Study 10'3" x 9'2" (3.12m x 2.8m). Window. Telephone point.

*    From the hall door off to:

Kitchen    A 'L' shaped room comprising two distinct areas: one 11'5" x 8'3" (3.49m x 2.51m) two 8'8" x 6'1" (2.64m x 1.86m). Wooden floor. Wooden door to utility. Stylish fitted kitchen comprising a range of cupboards and drawers at base level with integral dishwasher and fridge freezer and space for range style cooker. Polished granite work surfaces with inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and mixer tap below a window with a pleasant garden view. Complementary range of wall mounted cupboards. Ceiling spotlights. Radiator.

Dining Area 8'8" x 6'1" (2.64m x 1.85m). Built-in period style cupboard. External door from the kitchen to:

Utility 8'8" x 7'1" (2.64m x 2.16m). Built-in cupboards. Consumer board. Oil fire combi boiler supplying the domestic hot water and central heating. Half glazed stable door accessing the rear gardens.

*    Door from the hall to:

Reception Three/Bedroom Four 13'11" x 10'9" (4.24m x 3.28m). Windows to front and rear. Polished wood floor. Stone fireplace with wooden mantel. Picture rail.

*    Stairs from the hall rising to:

First Floor

Landing    Window with super garden view. Radiator. Loft access.

Cloakroom    WC. Window. Doors off to:

Bedroom One 13'11" x 12'10" (4.24m x 3.91m). Wooden floor. Windows to front and side aspects. Picture rail. Radiator. Door to:

En Suite Bathroom 11'6" x 10'6" (3.5m x 3.2m). Tiled floor. Bath with mixer tap and large shower attachment. Separate shower enclosure. Pedestal wash hand basin. Close coupled WC. Tiled splashbacks with attractive relief. Window with deep sill. Ceiling spotlights.

Bedroom Two 13'9" x 11' (4.2m x 3.35m). Wooden floor. Windows to side and rear aspects. Two built-in cupboards.

Bedroom Three 12'6" x 8'6" (3.8m x 2.6m). Wooden floor. Radiator. Windows to side and front aspects. Built-in cupboard and bookshelves.

Bathroom    Tiled floor. Window to the front aspect. Bath with mixer tap and pedestal wash hand basin both in white. Ladder style heated towel rail.


Gardens    The property is approached from the road via a driveway curving to a sizeable parking bay and a double garage. Lawned gardens to the front of the house with well stocked borders including a range of well established perennial plants, shrubbery and tender sub tropical planting. The perimeter pathway leads onto a second lawned area plus utility area to the rear of the house. From the main lawned gardens, (to the front) a pathway leads down to a larger "wilder" garden with established trees and shrubs leading down a woodland walk to the stream. The gardens are truly a feature of the property with snowdrops and croci flowering in the early spring and other bulbs following on. The gardens are truly a delight throughout the year.

*    A full internal inspection and walk through the gardens is most truly merited in order to fully appreciate this fine family home. Viewing appointments should be made through the Miller Countrywide agents on 01736 364260.

Services    Mains electricity, oil tank, mains water, private drainage by septic tank, telephone connected.

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Added on Rightmove:
23 February 2010

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