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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Goonpiper, Feock

Sold STC £399,950

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Double Bedrooms
  • Large Lounge
  • Kitchen/Dining Room
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Rear Porch & Entrance Hall
  • Double Garage & Parking
  • Double Glazing & Oil C. H.
  • Rural Views
  • Gardens
  • No Onward Chain

Full description


Situated in a sought after location close to Feock village and with outstanding rural views to the rear. Enjoying a private plot and sold with no onward chain.

General Comments And Situation - Mapleton has been the much cherished home of the late owners for some forty years and whilst now in need of updating it offers a fantastic opportunity to purchase a spacious, detached property with far reaching views yet within close proximity of the village amenities. Now offered for sale with vacant possession and no onward chain.

The property occupies a south westerly facing plot which is well stocked with a variety of shrubs and plants at the borders affording privacy from neighbouring properties and the roadway. At the rear the property adjoins farmland affording an open aspect and envious rural views. The majority of the garden lies to the front enjoying the afternoon and evening sun, whilst a further area of lawn sits to one side. A tarmacadam driveway provides parking for three vehicles and in addition there is a double garage.

Briefly the accommodation comprises; to the ground floor - entrance hallway, lounge with open fire, large kitchen/dining room, rear porch, bathroom as well as bedrooms 3 and 4 and with bedrooms 1 and 2 and a further bathroom at first floor level. Windows are double glazed and central heating is oil fired. There is a w.c. and utility to the rear of the garage.

Feock is a pretty village approximately five miles south of Truro. It is a thriving community and has a Parish Church. The area is very popular with sailing enthusiasts, Loe Beach (one and a half miles) provides easy access to launch boats from a public slipway and gives access to the sailing waters of the Fal Estuary (Carrick Roads). The Cathedral City of Truro is within five miles and provides an excellent shopping centre including a flagship Marks and Spencer store, main line railway station connecting to London (Paddington) and a good selection of both private and state schools. The Hall For Cornwall provides all year round entertainment and there are golf courses at nearby Killiow and Truro. The historic Port of Falmouth is within ten miles with further shopping and leisure facilities.

In greater detail the accommodation comprises (all measurements are approximate):

Entrance Hallway - Obscured glazed front door with side screen. Parquet flooring. Stairs to first floor, radiator, telephone point and wall mounted heating thermostat control. Door to:-

Lounge - 5.77m x 3.99m (18'11" x 13'1") - Being dual aspect, having a picture window to the front and high level window to the side. Parquet flooring. Focusing to an open fire with slate hearth and stone surround. Skirting radiator, coving and t.v point. Door to:-

Kitchen/Dining Room - 5.74m x 3.28m (18'10" x 10'9") - The kitchen area comprises a range of matching base and eye level units and drawers with worktops over, tiled splashbacks and double bowl sink inset. Fitted appliances include a Belling electric oven and grill and a Beko halogen hob with extractor fan over. Radiator, coving and window to the rear with rural views.

The dining area also has a window to the rear with stunning rural views. Coving and radiator.

Porch - Having an obscured glazed door to the front with glazed side panel. Door to boiler cupboard (housing oil fired central heating boiler with control panel and with security alarm and space for coats and shoes). Door to garage.

Bedroom 3 - 3.56m x 3.33m (11'8" x 10'11") - With window to the front aspect and radiator. Double fitted wardrobe with hanging and shelving space.

Bedroom 4 - 3.56m x 3.25m (11'8" x 10'8") - With window to the rear enjoying rural views. Coving, radiator and double fitted wardrobe with hanging and shelving space.

Bathroom - A coloured suite comprising panelled bath with shower attachment over, low level w.c. and pedestal wash hand basin. Walls tiled to half height. Wall mounted vanity unit and window to the rear with views.

First Floor -

Landing - With loft access and door to:-

Bedroom 1 - 5.05m x 4.34m (16'7" x 14'3") - Being dual aspect and having windows to the front and rear, the rear window having rural views. Two radiators, telephone point, two eaves storage cupboards and fitted double wardrobe.

Bedroom 2 - 5.13m x 5.05m (16'10" x 16'7") - Being dual aspect with a total of three windows, two to the front and one to the rear enjoying rural views. Two radiators, eaves storage cupboard, double fitted wardrobe and large walk-in airing cupboard housing hot water tank and with shelving.

Bathroom - A white suite comprising panel bath, low level w.c. and pedestal wash hand basin. Walls tiled half height and window to rear with views. Shaver point.

Outside - Double timber vehicular gates open from the roadway and give access to a tarmacadam driveway providing parking for several vehicles and giving access to the:-

Double Garage - 6.10m x 4.88m (20' x 16') - With electric up and over door, window to side, cold water tap, electricity meters and fitted cupboards. Light and electricity. Door to:-

Cloakroom - With low level w.c. and window to rear. Further door from garage to:-

Utility - 3.25m x 1.70m (10'8" x 5'7") - Base units and drawers with worktops over and stainless steel sink and drainer inset. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Window to rear.

To the front of the property is a level lawn with curved dwarf wall giving separation from the driveway. The roadside borders are well stocked with a variety of shrubs and plants and a paved pathway gives access to the front and side. At the side of the property is a further lawn with planted borders and to the rear is a smaller garden space, largely paved and with a hedge border. The rear directly adjoins open farmland. Oil tank and coal bunker.

Services - Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating.

N.B - The electrical circuit, appliances and heating system have not been tested by the agents.

Viewing - Strictly by Appointment through the Agents Philip Martin, 9 Cathedral Lane, Truro, TR1 2QS. Telephone: 01872 242244 or 3 Quayside Arcade, St. Mawes, Truro TR2 5DT. Telephone 01326 270008.

Directions - From Truro proceed in a southerly direction along the A39 and turn right signposted Feock at the Playing Place roundabout. Proceed towards the village of Feock and Mapleton will be found on the left hand side, being the fourth property after the Methodist Church.

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22 April 2016

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