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4 bedroom country house for sale

Downgate, Liskeard, Cornwall

Sold STC £399,950

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

An imposing former mine captain's house nestled in about 1.4 acres
Character detached 4 bedroom granite and stone residence
Extended accommodation with 3 reception rooms and 2 bathrooms
Large detached garage and secure parking for numerous vehicles
Stunning mature rear gardens with stone walling and summer house
Enclosed pasture paddock ideal for agricultural or smallholding use
LPG radiator central heating and partial double glazing
Scope to create a small self contained annexe
With direct access onto Bodmin Moor in an area of outstanding natural beauty

Property ref: 121_2310_4029041

Tile effect laminate flooring and a comprehensive kitchen suite comprising a range of Cherrywood effect base, wall and drawer units complemented by rolled edge working surfaces with inset acrylic sink unit with mixer tap, salad rinser and drainer. A pleasant feature in this room are tall larder units with basket drawers and ceiling downlighters. The fully tiled room enjoys a splendid outlook onto the rear garden and there are appliance spaces for a range style cooker, refrigerator and dishwasher with plumbing available

Door giving access to rear courtyard, tile effect laminate flooring, working surface and space for appliances including a tall fridge freezer and plumbing for washing machine

A dual aspect versatile room enjoying morning sun with partially glazed door opening to the courtyard

Rear aspect window, loft access hatch, airing cupboard and access to central heating boiler

A good sized master bedroom with two front aspect sash windows. This rooms enjoys morning sun and features built-in wardrobes with sliding doors providing hanging space and shelving

A double bedroom with front aspect sash window, two built-in wardrobes and overhead storage cupboard

Rear aspect sash window and original fireplace with slate hearth and tiled inserts

Tile effect vinyl flooring, fully tiled walls with border detail and suite comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash basin and walk-in shower enclosure with mains mixer shower

The property is approached from the road via a pull-in area with imposing granite gate posts and timber five bar gate opening to the driveway. This expanse of driveway provides ample off road parking and leads to the double garage. The driveway is flanked on two sides by stone walling with a variety of mature trees and level lawn, extending along the side of the property with delightful granite features with access to the rear garden and paddock. The formal gardens feature a sunken terrace enjoying good privacy with high walls on three sides and granite steps rise to a well established garden which is chiefly laid to lawn with mature trees and stone shed. Also there is a lovely summerhouse with raised deck providing an ideal space for outdoor living enjoying delightful panoramic views over neighbouring countryside. Additionally, there is a gate giving direct access onto Bodmin moor

Situated to the side of the main residence and adjoining Bodmin Moor there is an additional parcel of land which currently has enclosures for pigs, geese and chickens. Also, interspersed around and within the land are a variety of mature trees and three open fronted storage buildings

18' 11" x 17' 2" (5.76m x 5.23m) With up & over door, power and lighting

Mains electricity and water. LPG for central heating. Private drainage to septic tank


With imposing Granite doorway and multi-pane door opening to the morning room

Parquet flooring and front aspect sash window. This room enjoys morning sun with a feature granite and stone fireplace with raised hearth , wood burning stove and stairs rising to first floor accommodation. A multi-pane door leads off to the kitchen and a further doorway opens to the dining room

Laminate wood effect flooring and front aspect sash window enjoying morning sun

A spacious triple aspect room enjoying natural light with parquet flooring and a pleasant outlook onto the property's rear garden

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01 March 2016


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