3 bedroom end of terrace house for saleOld Hill, Helston
Sold STC £239,950
A westerly facing and exceptionally broad fronting, three double bedroom period modernised cottage of much charm and charisma offering spacious accommodation, together with an attached garage and low maintenance enclosed gardens. As sole acting agents we recommend an early viewing to appreciate this lovely character home. EPC D56.
Summary Of Accommodation -
Ground Floor - Entrance Porch. Living/Dining Room. Kitchen/Diner. Bathroom. Rear Hallway.
First Floor - Three Bedrooms. Landing.
Outside - Front and rear enclosed low maintenance gardens. Attached generous single garage.
The Property - A rare opportunity to purchase a modernised cottage, exuding much charm and character, whilst retaining many character features from a bygone age. A westerly facing and exceptionally broad fronting, three double bedroom period modernised cottage of much charm and charisma offering spacious accommodation, together with an attached garage and low maintenance enclosed gardens. The home has been improved immeasurably over the years by the present owners, and now presents itself as a comfortable home and will appeal to a wide audience of potential buyers. The property has attractive part exposed stone/painted rendered elevations, under a pitched tiled roof, UPVC double glazed windows/external doors and warmed by a gas fired central heating system. The ambient heating is further supplemented by a cast iron multi fuel stove situated within the impressive open fireplace in the living room area. The home has many quality character internal features including open beamed ceilings, oak floors, original fireplaces and exposed granite quoins. Upon entering the porch, a door opens into the gorgeous living/dining room offering a plethora of character features including the huge open granite and stone built fireplace. An opening leads from the living room into the rear hallway where the kitchen/diner and four piece bathroom suite can be found. At the end of the rear hallway, a door leads out into the rear garden. The first floor accommodation offers three generous bedrooms. The property has an attached generous single garage with power, light and water connected. The rear enclosed low maintenance garden affords a good degree of privacy, and comprises paved patio/timber decking areas, making an ideal venue to dine out 'al fresco' style during the summer months. Substantial timber storage cupboards have been built on the side aspect to the rear garden, and an outside tap, external power points and wooden shed are provided. The front garden again has low maintenance features, offering a gravelled and paved patio areas together with a raised flower bed. A side pedestrian gate gives access into the rear enclosed garden.
Location - The 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 And Floor Plans Are Approximate) - The house is approached from Old Hill, where a wooden garden gate opens onto a paved footpath leading up to the front UPVC double glazed door into the porch.
Porch - 2.39m x 1.30m (7'10" x 4'3") - A triple sided entrance porch with views over the front aspect. Slate tiled floor and inset ceiling lighting. A period pine panelled door complemented by a granite threshold, opens into the living/dining room.
Living/Dining Room - 6.68m x 3.76m (21'11" x 12'4") - A gorgeous open plan charismatic room exuding much charm and ambience. The room offers an impressive period open fireplace, supported by a massive granite lintel with exposed quoins, and fitted with a cast iron multi fuel stove situated on a slate and granite hearth. Painted open beamed ceiling and an oak floor. Two windows incorporating deep window seat reveals overlooking the front aspect. Another period feature fireplace located in the dining area (no longer working) with exposed supporting granite lintel and exposed quoins. TV/telephone points, wall lighting and radiator. Staircase ascending from the dining area incorporating an under stairs storage cupboard. An opening with feature exposed granite quoins and threshold leading into the rear hallway.
Rear Hallway - Loft access hatch, vinyl floor and inset ceiling lighting. UPVC double glazed door to rear courtyard garden, and oak doors leading off to the:-
Kitchen/Diner - 3.71m x 2.54m (12'2" x 8'4") - A well designed kitchen with enough space to accommodate a dining table. A selection of light wood effect kitchen base/wall storage units, complemented by steel handles, granite effect melamine work surface and ceramic tiled splash backs. Inset one and a half stainless steel drainer sink fitted with a mono mixer tap. Inset gas hob with an electric oven below and an extractor canopy above. Space and plumbing provided for a dishwasher. Space provided for an upright fridge/freezer. Window overlooking the rear enclosed garden and sylvan hillside beyond. Radiator and inset ceiling lighting.
Bathroom - 2.79m x 2.39m (9'2" x 7'10") - A well equipped four piece bathroom suite comprising a panelled bath, shower unit, pedestal wash hand basin with a vanity mirror above together with shaver point light, and a low level WC. Part ceramic tiling to walls, vinyl floor, and radiator.
Staircase - Ascending from the dining area. A closed tread carpeted staircase fitted with newel posts, bannisters and handrail ascending to the first floor landing.
Landing - Sloping ceiling with inset lighting. Painted panelled doors leading off to:-
Bedroom One - 4.17m maximum x 2.82m maximum (13'8" maximum x 9'3 - Two windows incorporating deep window seat reveals and exposed granite quoins overlooking the front aspect. Two built in wardrobes, radiator and ceiling light. Feature period fireplace (no longer working) with exposed granite quoins and supporting lintel.
Bedroom Two - 4.45m maximum x 3.33m maximum (14'7" maximum x 10' - A double aspect bedroom located above the garage. Built in wardrobe fitted with sliding doors, radiator, loft access hatch and ceiling light.
Bedroom Three - 2.84m x 2.59m (9'4" x 8'6") - Window to the front aspect, radiator and ceiling light.
Attached Single Garage - 5.87m maximum x 3.38m (19'3" maximum x 11'1") - Metal 'up and over' door. Work bench fitted with a stainless steel drainer sink. Wooden framed window fitted with opaque glass to rear aspect. Space and plumbing provided for a washing machine. Space provided for a tumble drier ducted to outside. Space provided for an upright freezer if required. Power and light connected. Wall mounted electric fuse board. Wall mounted gas fired combi boiler providing the central heating and hot water. Small concrete driveway in front of the garage.
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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