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4 bedroom detached house for sale

FALMOUTH

Sold STC £475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached property in one of Falmouth’s most desirable roads
  • 4 bedrooms
  • Separate sitting and dining rooms
  • Master bedroom with balcony
  • Sea views from first floor
  • Gas central heating
  • Front and rear gardens
  • Off road parking plus integral garage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

THE LOCATION Pennance Road is one of Falmouth's most desirable roads, being a short walk to Gyllyngvase beach and town shops. Falmouth has an excellent and diverse selection of restaurants and an eclectic mixture of individual shops as well as national chains, including Marks & Spencer and Sainsbury's, together with quality galleries showcasing local talent. Nearby train stations (Falmouth Town and Penmere Halt) provide a convenient link to the mainline at Truro for Exeter and London, Paddington. Falmouth Docks are a major contributor to the town's economy and along with Falmouth University (with campuses in Falmouth and Penryn) and Falmouth Marine School, specialising in traditional and modern boat building, marine engineering and environmental science, ensure an all year round and active community. There are five primary schools and one secondary school in the town and highly regarded independent preparatory and senior schools in Truro. Falmouth boasts the third largest natural harbour in the world and is renowned for its maritime facilities which offer some of the best boating and sailing opportunities in the country. Falmouth is consistently ranked as one of the top five places to live in the UK.  

THE PROPERTY Offering the chance to acquire a property that gives the opportunity to stamp your own mark on and turn into something special. There are four double bedrooms on the first floor of which two give good sea views plus an adjoining balcony. Downstairs offers versatile accommodation that flows well and the integral garage gives an option to extend the sitting room if needed (subject to the usual planning permission agreement). Outside has lawned gardens to 3 sides plus extensive parking. 

ACCOMMODATION IN DETAIL (ALL MEASUREMENTS ARE APPROXIMATE)  

A UPVC double glazed door leads to an entrance area, useful for leaving coats and shoes, Door to… 

HALL 11' 10" x 8' 2" (3.61m x 2.49m) A large welcoming space with doors off to sitting room, kitchen, dining room, WC and stairs to the first floor. 

SITTING ROOM 15' 8" x 11' 10" (4.78m x 3.61m) With large windows to two sides offering a good degree of light plus the front window giving sea glimpses. This room is a delight and although large enough for most families there could be the option to extend into the integral garage (subject to planning permission). Fireplace with gas fire, radiators. 

KITCHEN 10' 3" x 10' 2" (3.12m x 3.1m) A comprehensive range of oak fronted eye and base level units with a generous amount of work surface, inset 1 ½ stainless steel sink with mixer tap, built-in electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer and dish washer. Window and door to rear garden. Radiator. Arch through to... 

DINING ROOM 11' 8" x 10' 3" (3.56m x 3.12m) Window and door to side garden. Radiator. This room could possibly be knocked into the kitchen which would make a lovely sociable kitchen/diner.  

WC Next to the staircase, with white WC and wash hand basin with cupboard beneath. There is also a useful storage area with space and plumbing for a washing machine. 

Turning stairs to…….First floor. 

LANDING Doors to the four bedrooms and bathroom, plus large airing cupboard. Loft hatch. Radiator. 

BEDROOM ONE 12' 8" x 12' 2" (3.86m x 3.71m) The first thing you see when entering this room is the sea. There are windows to the side and front plus a glazed door all bringing in light. The door leads out to a balcony that is nearly 20' long! Built-in wardrobes and a pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator. 

BEDROOM TWO 16' 3" x 8' 2" (4.95m x 2.49m) Again sea views from the large window to the front. Built-in wardrobes and a pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator. 

BEDROOM THREE 12' 1" x 10' 4" (3.68m x 3.15m) Window to the side with far reaching views. Pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator. 

BEDROOM FOUR 9' 1" x 8' 8" (2.77m x 2.64m) Window to the side with far reaching views. Built-in wardrobe, pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator. 

FAMILY BATHROOM White suite comprising panelled bath, corner shower in glass screen and wash hand basin over a useful cupboard. Fully tiled to walls and floor. Window to side. 

SEPARATE WC Low level flush WC. Window and radiator. 

OUTSIDE Double wrought iron gates lead up a gravel path to the property and a parking area for 3 cars. The front, side and rear gardens are mainly laid to lawn with high shrub borders. 

GARAGE 15' 6" x 7' 9" (4.72m x 2.36m) Metal up-and-over door. Large window to the side giving natural light. Gas combination boiler and Electric Consumer Unit. 

SUMMERHOUSE 14' 4" x 12' 6" (4.37m x 3.81m) With a large veranda to enjoy the sea view this wooden summerhouse is a perfect retreat for those long summer evenings. A handy tool store is attached to the rear and large enough to accommodate the lawn mower amongst other things. 

AGENT'S NOTE The side garden is part owned by the property and by British Rail. British Rail will not sell their strip as they do not want trees to be planted that can fall on to the track. This part of garden is rented from British Rail for £69 per annum.  

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06 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Penmere (0.4 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (0.4 mi)
  • Falmouth Docks (0.9 mi)
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3 Church Street, Falmouth, TR11 3DN

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Nearest stations

  • Penmere (0.4 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (0.4 mi)
  • Falmouth Docks (0.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Heather & Lay, Falmouth

3 Church Street, Falmouth, TR11 3DN

01326 455035 Local call rate

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