4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

School Hill, Shortlanesend, Truro, Cornwall

Sold STC £419,950

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

To be sold with no chain, a 3/4 double bedroomed, extremely spacious, substantial non-estate quality detached bungalow of some 2,200sqft, constructed in 2001. With rural views from the front elevation and gardens, the property is found on the southern side of the village down a country lane. With slate panel work to the front elevation, the bungalow has an oil fired central heating system and double glazing and offers exceedingly generous accommodation with bay windows in the lounge and separate dining room, ornate coving and internal doors with bevelled glass.

The lounge has an open fireplace with a marble and granite surround and a double glazed patio door to the garden. There is a generous separate dining room/bedroom four, a cloakroom and a kitchen/breakfast room incorporating a utility area with an excellent range of units throughout with integrated appliances including a fridge & freezer.

The master bedroom has an en-suite shower room, the second bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and from the third double bedroom, there is access to a conservatory.

Attached to the bungalow is a double integral garage which houses the central heating boiler and has ample room for a tumble drier, additional fridges and freezers. The gardens enjoy terracing and patios and lawns, well stocked shrubs and have a sunny aspect with excellent rural views.

For prospective purchasers looking to acquire a non-estate home within a short motoring distance of the city centre, this is thoroughly recommended.

The village of Shortlanesend is to the northern side of Truro City Centre and has a junior school, public house, village hall, post office and a general stores. There is a regular bus service to the city centre.

Property ref: 121_1890_3604279

The Accommodation Comprises 
Outside courtesy light with double glazed entrance door with coloured leaded light, opaque glass and side panel to entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway 
Ornate coving, double radiator, loft space, second radiator with ornamental screen, archway, two cloakroom cupboards, one with fuse box.

Cloakroom 
With a low flush WC, wash hand basin, hot and cold, with cupboards under, radiator, wall mounted mirror, tiled splashback, ornate coving, extractor fan.

Lounge 
23' 4" x 17' 3" (7.12m x 5.27m) into bay window. Bay window, front and side garden views, rural views, double glazed patio doors to garden, ornate coving, telephone point, two radiators, one with an ornamental screen and one being double, television point, marble fireplace with Cornish granite hearth, two ceiling roses, three wall lights, glazed double doors in bevelled glass from entrance hallway.

Dining Room/Bedroom Four 
14' 6" x 14' 1" (4.43m x 4.29m) into bay window. Bay window, front garden and rural views, two wall lights, radiator with ornamental screen, glazed double doors in bevelled glass from entrance hallway, additional single glazed door in bevelled glass to entrance hallway.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
19' 6" x 12' 1" (5.95m x 3.69m) incorporating a utility area and wall to wall. Armitage Shanks sink with centre sink tidy and side drainer with cupboards under. Extensive range of working surfaces with cupboards and drawers below, integrated fridge and freezer, space for cooker, extractor fan.

Further range of working surfaces with cupboards and drawers below, wall mounted units with concealed lighting. Glass unit display, divider unit from utility area with glass cupboards and corner shelving. Tiled flooring, double radiator, ten ceiling downlights, ornate coving, front garden and rural views.

Utility area with stainless steel sink unit, hot and cold, with side drainer and cupboards under, range of working surfaces with cupboards and drawers below, space for washing machine, linen cupboard with radiator, door to double integral garage.

Bedroom One 
16' 3" x 15' 9" (4.95m x 4.81m) Ornate coving, rear garden views, two radiators, one with an ornamental screen, telephone point.

En-Suite Shower Room 
9' 1" x 8' 11" (2.76m x 2.71m) China sink, hot and cold, bidet, low flush WC, half tiled surround, ornate coving, four ceiling downlights, radiator, extractor fan, wall mounted mirror with side lamps, corner shower cubicle with a Mira shower with tiled surround, glass screen and door.

Bedroom Two 
14' 3" x 12' 11" (4.35m x 3.93m) Rear garden views, ornate coving, radiator with ornamental screen.

En-Suite Bathroom 
10' 1" x 6' 11" (3.07m x 2.10m) Comprising of a panelled bath, hot and cold, with shower attachment, half tiled surround, wash hand basin, hot and cold, low flush WC, radiator, ornate coving, four ceiling downlights, extractor fan, separate shower cubicle with a tiled surround, glass screen and door, wall mounted mirror with light.

Bedroom Three/Reception Three 
14' 3" x 12' 5" (4.34m x 3.78m) Radiator with ornamental screen, side and rear garden views, television point, glazed double doors in bevelled glass to conservatory.

Conservatory 
11' 9" x 11' 7" (3.59m x 3.52m) Double radiator, two wall lights, tiled flooring, rear garden and rural views, double glazed French doors to garden.

Outside 

Double Integral Garage 
21' 10" x 15' 7" (6.65m x 4.75m) Electrically operated door, rear personal door, eaves storage space, lighting and power, Worcester central heating boiler with time control to side, cold water tap, space for tumble drier and fridge/freezer, etc.

Front Garden 
The front garden has an outer lawn with dry stone walling and to the side, a brick paved driveway leads to the property and garaging facilities. To one side, there are borders stocked with a number of hydrangeas. A pathway and a few steps lead up to the front entrance door where there is outside courtesy lighting. To the exterior of the property, there is a terrace with wrought iron railings and a front lawn with raised borders. The garden enjoys lovely sunny rural views. There are additional borders to the exterior of the property.

To the side, there is a further lawned area with further shrubbery which includes a cherry tree, hydrangeas and this section of garden is screened from the front with well cared for conifer hedging. The side garden has lovely rural views and enjoys a south westerly facing aspect and consists of two tiered lawns with further dry stoned walling and borders stocked with rhododendrons, camellias, hydrangeas and daisies to name a ...

Rear Garden 
This has been gravelled for ease of maintenance and has outside courtesy lighting and provides lots of room for potted plants and garden furniture. There is a retaining wall with a grass bank, again stocked with shrubs and on the eastern side, there is the oil tank for the central heating system which has been screened by inter-woven fencing. The pathway continues around the property back to the driveway.

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17 November 2014

Nearest stations

  • Truro (1.7 mi)
  • Perranwell (5.2 mi)
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3 Princes Street, Truro, TR1 2ES

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Nearest stations

  • Truro (1.7 mi)
  • Perranwell (5.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Simon Milnes, Truro

3 Princes Street, Truro, TR1 2ES

01872 490011 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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