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1 bedroom apartment for sale

Stratton Terrace, Falmouth

Under Offer £284,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautiful ground floor apartment
  • Exceptional standard of renovation
  • Many original and luxury features
  • Easy access to harbour and town centre
  • Successful holiday let investment
  • or delightful stylish home
  • Private parking space
  • Beautiful water views

Full description

A stylish ground floor 1-bedroomed apartment forming part of a prominent Regency period building, which has been renovated to an exceptional standard, whilst retaining a wealth of original character and commands direct water views over Greenbank, the Penryn River and Flushing village.

The Property - Originally a prominent Regency period residence, occupying one of Falmouth's most sought-after addresses, since converted into just six apartments, 'Polruan' comprises a beautifully renovated example which retains a wealth of original features including plaster moulded cornicing, feature fireplace (with wood-burning stove), sizeable bay sash window with pine panelling revealing the stunning outlook, stripped wood flooring and doors, and deep skirtings,

A superb reception room, complete with a substantial bay sash window, takes full advantage of the shared front garden outlook with water views to Flushing beyond; there is a stunning SieMatic kitchen with Siemens appliances, also enjoying the river views, and a generous double bedroom with stylish contemporary shower room is complemented by a separate WC/cloakroom off the entrance hall.

To the front of the property there is a deep communal garden with arched entrance, circular lawn and sitting-out terrace, and to the rear, 'Polruan' benefits from a privately owned parking space, readily accessed from Penwerris Lane behind.

Currently a lucrative source of letting income with an anticipated gross revenue of approaching £20,000 for 2016, 'Polruan' is, in our opinion, an ideal investment proposition or, indeed, a lovely home, full of charm, character and quality.

The Location - Stratton Terrace within Greenbank benefits from being one of Falmouth's most sought-after addresses, due to its individual substantial period homes which enjoys fabulous views across the Penryn River towards Flushing, and Falmouth Harbour.

Ease of access is enjoyed to the Greenbank Hotel, yacht club, harbourside and Falmouth's town centre, just five minutes distant.

The Accommodation Comprises - (All dimensions being approximate)

Double part glazed doors provide access to the shared entrance, leading to the six apartments. Front door to:-

Entrance - Stripped pine door with deep architrave to:-

Reception Room - 4.53m (into bay) x 4.39m (14'10" (into bay) x 14'4 - A thoroughly impressive room dominated by a magnificent original deep bay sash window with pine panelling providing magical views across the water towards Flushing village. Beautiful stripped wood original flooring, slate fireplace with inset wood-burning stove and slate hearth, fitted painted wood cupboard to the side. Deep skirtings. Attractive plaster moulded coved ceiling. Picture rails. Wall mounted contemporary wall heater. Telephone point. TV aerial socket.

Inner Hall - 3.41m x 1.01m (11'2" x 3'3") - Acid-etched glazed sash window to side aspect. Stripped pine door to:-

Kitchen - 3.35m x 1.64m (10'11" x 5'4") - A beautiful contemporary SieMatic kitchen comprising a good range of fitted cupboards and generous three-tier drawer unit with complementary worksurfaces. Siemens integrated fridge, washing machine and dishwasher with fitted fan assisted electric oven. Further eye level cupboards and integrated Siemens microwave. Stainless steel sink inset into worksurface with chrome contemporary mixer tap. Sash window revealing those fabulous views and clever use of a mirror to take advantage of the view upon entering the kitchen. Stripped pine door to:-

Separate Wc - Low flush WC with concealed cistern. Wall mounted wash hand basin. Contemporary tiled walls. Window to rear aspect. Slate flooring. Fitted store cupboard. Stripped pine door to:-

Double Bedroom - 3.70m x 3.28m (12'1" x 10'9") - Beautifully decorated to provide a most inviting double bedroom, complete with sizeable uPVC double glazed windows to the rear aspect. Fitted wardrobe, additional fitted storage cupboards above. Door to:-

Shower Room - An attractive contemporary shower room comprising a double sized shower cubicle with chrome mixer control, stylish china wash hand basin with feature chrome taps and slate shelving below. Ladder-style wall heater/heated towel rail. Slate flooring. Feature wall tiles.

The Exterior -

Front Gardens - To the front of the property there is a communal front garden which is well enclosed to all sides by mature hedging and features an arched 'Greenbank House' entrance with double gates, and split granite steps which lead to either side of a circular lawn to a front terrace and the entrance to the property.

A pathway continues to the side of the house, leading to the:-

Private Parking Space - Located to the rear of the property, readily accessed from Penwerris Lane.

General Information -

Services - Mains electricity, water, drainage and gas are connected to the property.

Council Tax - Band A - Cornwall Council.

Tenure - Leasehold, 999 years commencing 2013. The terms of the lease allow for holiday letting and, we understand, pets. Maintenance charge: approximately £60 per month for the financial year 2016/2017 for maintenance of the communal parts, gardens and block insurance etc.

Possession - Vacant possession can be provided from November 2016 or, should a buyer so wish, with the benefit of future holiday lets. The current letting company being: www.boutique-retreats.co.uk - where the property is listed as 'Captain White's Reward'.

Viewing - Strictly by telephone appointment with the vendor's Sole Agents - Laskowski & Company, 28 High Street, Falmouth, TR11 2AD. Telephone: 01326 318813.


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