4 bedroom detached house for sale

Seworgan, Constantine, Falmouth

Sold STC £439,950

Property Description

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In need of some modernisation. An opportunity to purchase a gorgeous south facing character detached four bedroom, two reception room, two bath/shower room cottage of much charm, and huge further potential, located within the highly sought after residential hamlet of Seworgan. The property offers stunning well established gardens, detached double garage and generous private off road parking. EPC E40.

Summary Of Accommodation -

Ground Floor - Entrance Conservatory. Store Room. Kitchen/Diner. Utility Room. Dining Room. Living Room. Cloakroom.

First Floor - Four Bedrooms (master with en suite). Family Bathroom.

Outside - Superb gardens to both front and rear aspects. Detached Double Garage. Private driveway. Outbuilding/Workshop. Garden Outbuilding. Two Greenhouses.

The Property - A wonderful opportunity to purchase a gorgeous south facing character detached period cottage of much charm. The versatile accommodation offers four bedrooms, two reception rooms, two bath/shower rooms and located within the highly sought after residential hamlet of Seworgan. The property enjoys stunning well established mature gardens, detached double garage and generous private off road parking. The cottage offers a high degree of privacy, and is well screened by the established hedging and trees. This home has attractive part granite/stone/painted rendered external elevations, under a concrete tiled roof and warmed by an oil fired central heating system. The character south facing facade offers a mellow exposed stone/granite/vertical tile hung elevation, complemented by granite quoins, lintels and sills. The heating is further supplemented by an open fireplace situated in the living room, and also by ambient heat generated from the Raeburn located in the kitchen. There is much scope to extend/re model the property, subject to the necessary planning requites and approvals. The generous lawned gardens are an absolute delight to both the front/rear aspects, offering a plethora of established specimen plants , shrubs, flower/vegetable borders and trees. Upon entering the conservatory, a door leads to the hallway, with further doors leading off to the kitchen, living room and store room. An inner hallway has doors leading off to the utility room, dining room and cloakroom. The staircase ascends from the living room to the first floor landing, where doors lead off to the four bedrooms and the family bathroom. This delightful rural detached cottage will undoubtedly appeal to a wide audience of potential discerning buyers, including local family, retirement and investment purchasers alike wishing to reside in this most tranquil location.

Location - The rural hamlet of Seworgan is a delightful and highly regarded residential location, nestled within a sheltered valley, situated just off from the main A394 between Helston and Falmouth. The nearby historic market town of Helston stands at the gateway of the Lizard Peninsula which is Britain's most southerly point, which gives access to some of the most dramatic coastal scenery and beaches the UK has to offer. The coastal and inland villages are most picturesque which add to the overall charm of this delightful and highly regarded peninsula. Helston has an eclectic array of individual shops, well regarded schools (both junior and senior) sports centre, doctor's surgeries, pharmacies and a cinema. The area boasts some outstanding walks and scenery nearby, eg Helston's boating lake through the National Trust land towards the outstanding Loe Pool and Loe Bar with the sea nearby.

The Accommodation Comprises -

(All Dimensions Are Approximate) - The property is approached from the lane, passing through a pair of wooden five bar entrance gates, sweeping onto the gravelled driveway leading up to the detached double garage. Dual footpaths lead from the garage and adjacent lane, to the UPVC double glazed door into the entrance conservatory.

Entrance Conservatory - 3.76m x 2.21m (12'4" x 7'3") - A two sided UPVC double glazed conservatory with a mono sloping glazed roof. Wall lighting, ceramic tiled floor. Door to entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway - Ceramic tiled floor and ceiling light. Doors off to the store room, living room and kitchen.

Store Room - 1.83m x 0.91m (6' x 3') - Quarry tiled floor, shelving, two windows fitted with opaque glass and ceiling light.

Kitchen/Diner - 5.21m x 3.66m (17'1" x 12') - A selection of wooden base storage units complemented by a melamine and ceramic tiled work surface. Double bowl stainless steel drainer sink fitted with a mono mixer tap. Inset electric hob and oven below. Oil fired Raeburn boiler (provides the hot water during the winter months). Space and plumbing provided for a dishwasher. Space provided for an upright fridge/freezer. Window overlooking the garden, and internal windows looking into the conservatory and living room. Ceramic tiled floor, built in storage cupboard, wall mounted electric fuse board and ceiling light. Door leading into the inner hallway.

Inner Hallway - Ceramic tiled floor, oil fired boiler room cupboard and ceiling light. Doors off to the utility room, cloakroom and dining room.

Dining Room - 4.83m x 2.72m (15'10" x 8'11") - Full height hardwood window with an adjacent door leading out onto the front paved patio. Window to side aspect, radiator and ceiling light.

Utility Room - 3.66m maximum x 1.91m reducing to 0.89m (12' maxim - Space and plumbing provided for a washing machine. Space provided for an upright fridge/freezer. Window to the side aspect, ceramic tiled floor, mono sloping timber clad ceiling and wall lighting. Doors to the cloakroom and outside.

Cloakroom - 1.30m x 0.94m (4'3" x 3'1") - Low level WC and wash hand basin. Window fitted with opaque glass, ceramic tiled floor and wall lighting.

Living Room - 6.45m x 3.99m (21'2" x 13'1") - A gorgeous characterful room with views over the front garden. Feature traditional cast iron Cornish range (no longer in operation). An impressive feature granite built open fireplace incorporating a log store, slate hearth and a hardwood display shelf above. Open beam ceiling, three radiators, TV point and ceiling lighting. Staircase to the first floor accommodation. External hardwood door to the front paved patio.

Staircase - Ascending from the living room. A bespoke hardwood open tread staircase with a handrail ascending to the first floor landing.

First Floor Landing - A split level landing. Loft access hatch (loft is boarded, insulated and light fitted). Airing cupboard incorporating the hot water storage cylinder and wooden slatted shelving. Radiator and panelled doors leading off to:-

Bedroom One With En Suite - 5.13m x 3.02m reducing to 2.01m (16'10" x 9'11" re - A double aspect bedroom enjoying the views over the garden. Built in wardrobe, two radiators and ceiling light. Sliding door to the en suite.

En Suite - 1.63m x 1.55m (5'4" x 5'1") - Panelled whirlpool jet bath with a shower above and protected by a glazed splash screen. Wash hand basin with storage cupboard below. Ceramic tiling to walls and floor. Built in storage cupboard with mirrored sliding doors. Ceiling light.

Bedroom Two - 4.01m x 2.67m (13'2" x 8'9") - Window with garden views. Built in wardrobe, two radiators and ceiling light.

Bedroom Three - 2.97m x 2.24m (9'9" x 7'4") - Window overlooking the front garden. Built in wardrobe, radiator and ceiling light.

Bedroom Four - 2.90m x 2.74m (9'6" x 9') - Window enjoying far reaching rural views. Built in storage cupboard, radiator and ceiling light.

Bathroom - 1.91m x 1.80m (6'3" x 5'11") - Panelled bath fitted with an electric shower above. Wash hand basin and low level WC. Part ceramic tiling tiling to walls. Vinyl floor, window, radiator and ceiling light.

Outside -

Detached Double Garage - 7.26m x 5.23m (23'10" x 17'2") - A substantial block built double garage with painted rendered external elevations, under a pitched tiled roof. A pair of electric roller shutter doors, power and light connected. Three windows, storage area in roof void and an external door opening onto steps descending to the footpath below.

Outbuilding/Workshop - 3.84m x 2.18m (12'7" x 7'2") - A granite/stone built outbuilding with a pitched tiled slate roof incorporating a skylight window. Power and light connected. Window.

Outbuilding Two - 3.25m x 2.11m (10'8" x 6'11") - A useful storage stone built outbuilding with a pitched roof and window.

Agents Note - The above property details should be considered as a general guide only for prospective purchasers. Olivers Estate Agents does not have any authority to give any warranty in relation to the property. We would like to bring to the attention of any purchaser that we have endeavoured to provide a realistic description of the property, no specific survey or detailed inspection has been carried out relating to the property, services, appliances and any further fixtures and fittings/equipment. If double glazing has been stated in the details, the purchaser is advised to satisfy themselves as to the type and amount of double glazing fitted to the property. We recommend all buyers to carry out their own survey/investigations relating to the purchase of any of our properties. All measurements, floor plans, dimensions and acreages are approximate and therefore should not be relied upon for accuracy.


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