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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Penryn, Cornwall


Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Detached Victorian Farmhouse
4 Bedrooms
3 Reception Rooms
Utility Room
Large Level Lawn Gardens

Set in approximately 1/3 of an acre, Miller Countrywide are delighted to offer 'For Sale' this four bedroom, three reception room detached Victorian Farmhouse located on the edge of the town.

Subject to necessary planning permissions, the 1/3 acre plot could have excellent development potential.

Culvert House combines the charm that you would expect with a period property with the modern touches which result in a fine example of a property of its age. Accessed by its own private drive, there is ample parking on offer including a spacious garage with inspection pit below!

With gardens on three sides, there is a real sense of space and privacy yet you are just a few minutes from all the amenities that are on offer in Penryn. From its elevated position the views to the rear are extremely impressive taking in the beautiful Cornish countryside including the village of Mabe in the far distance.

A beautiful family home which simply won't disappoint, viewing is strictly by appointment only.

Location    Penryn is an historic and ancient market town with an active community and everyday facilities including nursery, primary and secondary schools. The town enjoys good communication with Falmouth via its bus service and train station which link to Truro City and main line Paddington. Penryn is enjoying something of a renaissance with the siting of the University of Cornwall at Tremough and also the regeneration and development of Penryn's inner harbour.

Accommodation In Detail    (All dimensions are approximate)

Porch    Window to both side elevations. Period tiled floor. Panelled door and granite step into:

Hall    Radiator. High ceilings. Carpeted floor. Stripped four panelled doors off to:-

Sitting Room 13'2" (4.01m) x 12'6" (3.8m) into window. Orignial period sash window and original fireplace with decorative feature tiling, slate hearth and painted timber surround. Radiator.

Second Reception Room 13'9" (4.2m) x 12'8" (3.86m) into window. Sash window to front elevation. Radiator. Waist height alcove cupboard. Door to servants staircase with storage cupboard beneath.

Inner Hall    Main staircase to first floor with storage cupboard below. Radiator. Stripped pine doors off to:-

Dining Room 11'7" x 10'6" (3.53m x 3.2m). Sash window to the rear elevation overlooking the rear patio. Solid fuel Rayburn in tiled alcove. Floor to ceiling cupboards to one side with an original beamed ceiling above.

Kitchen 11'1" x 9'4" (3.38m x 2.84m). Sash window to side elevation overlooking the main garden. Extensive range of Shaker style base and wall units with concealed lighting beneath. Ceramic Belfast sink. Work surfaces with complementary tiling behind. Built-in Neff oven and gas hob with extractor fan over. Integral fridge. Radiator. Flush fitting spotlights. Door to:

Utility Room 10'10" x 6'6" (3.3m x 1.98m). Previously a Dairy. An extremely useful space with window to rear elevation. Half glazed and panelled door to the garden. Inset sink, fitted base and wall cupboards with work surface and tiled splashbacks. Space for dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer/ Radiator. Stripped pine door into hall.

Bathroom    White three piece suite comprising panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, WC, pedestal wash-hand basin and radiator. Cupboard housing Glow-worm gas boiler. Obscure window to rear elevation.

First Floor Landing    Via turning staircase with a sash window on the half landing.

Bedroom One 13'7" x 11'6" (4.14m x 3.5m). Window to front elevation with far reaching views to the water in the distance. Deep built-in wardrobe with hanging rail and cupboard over. Radiator.

Bedroom Two 13'2" (4.01m) x 9'8" (2.95m) into window. . Window to front elevation. Radiator.

Bedroom Three 13'3" x 10'6" (4.04m x 3.2m). Window to rear elevation with window seat and far reaching rural views. Radiator.

Bedroom Four 10'5" x 6'8" (3.18m x 2.03m). Window to front elevation again, with far reaching views. Radiator.

Bathroom 12'6" x 9'6" (3.8m x 2.9m). Sash window to rear elevation with window seat and views. Five piece suite comprising panelled bath with tiled splashback, tiled and glazed shower cubicle, WC, pedestal wash-hand basin and bidet. Airing cupboard with timber slatted shelves. Radiator.

Outside    At the rear of the property is a slated courtyard which is walled and hedged. Two outbuildings, one housing a WC. A pathway to the garden which is laid to lawn with trees and an array of plants including Camellias, Azaleas and many others. Well ordered plant beds. 12' x 8' aluminium greenhouse. Timber garden shed. Summerhouse.

.    The gardens are enclosed and private with Cornish stone walling and a gateway leading from the garden to the main drive.

.    To the front of the property there is a long driveway which offers parking for many cars.

Garage 19'5" x 10'5"    Metal up and over door. Power and light connected. Inspection pit. Window. Door to the garden.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 March 2011


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