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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Carnkie, Helston, Cornwall, TR13

Under Offer £395,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Hall & 2 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen
  • 4 Beds (1 En Suite)
  • Bathroom
  • Integral Garage
  • Good Range of Buildings
  • Adjoining Pasture Land
  • Total c. 7.89 Acres (3.19 Has)

Full description

Smallholding with detached modern house, good range of buildings and adjoining land. Reception hall, 2 receptions, kitchen, 4 bedrooms (1 en suite) and bathroom.
Integral garage. Good range buildings (pot. suit stabling). Adjoining pasture land. 7.9 Acres

Situation - Viscar Lodge is situated on the edge of the village of Carnkie between Falmouth and Helston. Halwyn Primary School is about a mile to the west. The cathedral city of Truro, being the commercial and retail centre of the county, is about 12 miles to the north east.

Description - The approach to Viscar Lodge is initially over a right of way and then a private stone Cornish hedge bordered driveway which leads to car parking and turning areas to the side of the house and garage. This smallholding comprises a comfortable well laid out detached house, which was constructed at the end of the 1980s, and which benefits from a large integral garage, a useful range of adaptable and versatile buildings and adjoining pasture fields. In total, Viscar Lodge extends to about 7.89 Acres (3.19 Hectares).

The House -

Accommodation - (With approximate room measurements shown on floor plan)

Ground Floor -

Reception Hall - With UPVC double glazed front door, turning balustrade stairs off to first floor, under-stairs cupboard and wall light points. Doors off to:-

Kitchen - With fitted range of base and eye-level units with rolled worktop surfaces to splashback tiling. Double drainer stainless steel sink unit, space for electric cooker with extractor hood and integral refrigerator.

Dining And Sitting Room - A fine L-shaped room with dining area with outlook to the rear and opening to sitting area with UPVC double glazed door and side light to rear and window to front. Return door to hall, wood-burner with brick fireplace with back boiler serving six radiators.

Study - With ceiling coving, fitted shelving and radiator.
From the Kitchen, glazed door to:-

Side Entrance Hall - With part polycarbonate roof, sliding double glazed doors to the rear and UPVC double glazed door with side lights to outside. Small paned door to:-

Integral Garage - A large garage with lighting, up-and-over door, power points and UPVC part glazed door with cat flap to rear.

First Floor -

Galleried Central Landing - With balustrade, Airing Cupboard with hot water cylinder with immersion heater and slatted shelving and doors off from right to left to:-

Bedroom 1 - With built-in wardrobe and Open-plan En Suite Shower, WC and pedestal washbasin with splashback tiling.

Bathroom - With panelled bath with mixer tap shower fitment to splashback tiling, pedestal wash basin and low level WC. Radiator. Outlook to rear.

Bederoom 4 - With radiator, trap to roof space and double doors to built-in wardrobe.

Bedroom 2 - With radiator, window to the outside yard and doors to built-in wardrobes.

Bedroom 3 - With radiator, window to the front and built-in wardrobe.

Gardens - Immediately to the front of the house is a level area of lawn garden with fence and Cornish hedge borders. To the rear are paved seating areas with retaining walled and tiered flower and shrubbery beds with higher level of lawn garden and aluminium framed Greenhouse with beyond further recreational area with mature deciduous trees and apple trees.

The Yard And Buildings - Centred around the yard are a range of useful buildings described in more detail as follows:-

1. Workshop - 198 x 16 (62'4" x 52'6") - With two pairs of double vehicular doors, lighting and power points and concrete floor. Mains electric sensor with electric fence around the perimeter of the property.

2. Garage - 98 x 16 (29'6" x 52'6") - With concrete floor, vehicular doors, power point and lighting.

3. Lean-To Haybarn And Livestock Pens - 355 x 293 (114'10" x 95'2") - (With part restricted ceiling height). With four former pig/livestock pens with skylights and block construction and hay storage area of timber construction with metal clad roof with power point and lighting.

4.Tractor Shed And Row Of Livestock Pens - 596 x 126 (193'7" x 39'4") - With open two-bay tractor shed and four gated livestock pens perhaps offering potential for conversion to create stabling if desired.

The Land - The land with Viscar Lodge lies mainly to the southwest, east and north of the house and buildings and is divided into a number of pasture fields including a north-western area of lower lying moorland. There is a public footpath which crosses the farmstead and part of the land.

Viewing - Strictly and only by prior appointment with Stags Truro office on 01872 264488

Directions - From Truro take the A39 southwards towards Falmouth. After about seven miles at Treluswell Roundabout, go straight over staying on the A39 towards Falmouth. At Higher Treliever Roundabout, turn right onto the A394 towards Helston. Continue through Longdowns and at Rame, just after the post office, turn right towards Carnkie. After 200 yards, turn left towards Carnkie. Drive to the village. Drive down the hill, pass the red telephone box, pass the Bible Christian Chapel, drive for about a further 200 yards and the entrance to Viscar Lodge is then on the left-hand side where there is a triangular area of grass and a public footpath sign. Drive down the stone lane and branch to the left into Viscar Lodge.

Services - Private spring water supply. Mains electricity connected. Private drainage. Solid fuel central heating to six radiators. TV and telephone points. Double glazed.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 October 2016


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