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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Porkellis, HELSTON, Cornwall

Sold STC £200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • semi-detached cottage with two double bedrooms
  • fully boarded loft
  • kitchen/breakfast room and ground floor bathroom
  • Many character features including inglenook style fire place, beamed ceilings, deep silled windows
  • Double glazing throughout and oil fired central heating
  • block built out building used as a garden/sun room
  • small area of lawned garden, raised timber deck, detached timber garage and driveway parking for one vehicle

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A pretty semi-detached Cottage located in a semi-rural Village with attractive living room/dining room, inglenook fire place, multi fuel burning stove, exposed beams, ground floor bathroom, spacious kitchen/breakfast room and two double bedrooms, the loft area has been fully boarded and there is a Velux to the rear. Level gardens to rear and side. Detached timber garage and driveway parking.


The village of Porkellis lies approximately a quarter of a mile from the Junior School and within reasonable commuting distance of Falmouth, Helston and Redruth towns.

Falmouth is a bustling harbourside town growing in reputation as one of the most desirable places to live in the whole of the UK. The centre boasts a profusion of high quality independent shops nestled between high street stores, galleries, cafes and restaurants. Henry VIII's Pendennis Castle marks the entrance to what is the world's third deepest natural harbour and is now home to the National Maritime Museum.
The colourful harbour plays host to many sailing events and transatlantic races including the Tall Ships race. Falmouth's renowned seafront is within a short ten minute walk and is home to Gyllyngvase's blue flag beach and popular café.
Falmouth is now a University town, expanded from the original Art School along Woodlane. There is a popular primary school within a five minute walk whilst Falmouth secondary school can be found within a mile along Trescobeas Road. The Dell railway station is located within a five minute walk which is a branch line providing access onto the neighbouring town of Penryn (University Campus) and onto Truro where it links with the national rail network.

This is a pretty semi-detached cottage offering dual aspect kitchen with Inglenook fire place and inset multi fuel stove. A spacious kitchen/breakfast room and two beds with exposed beams and countryside views from rear.

Property ref: 121_1775_4263059

ENTRANCE 
Steps up to a wooden stable door, with leaded glazed window opening to entrance hall with tiled floor and double glazed window to the rear with leaded panel. Door to;

BATHROOM 
A white suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and bath with wooden panel, glazed shower screen and wall mounted mixer shower. Double glazed window to the rear. Tiled floor. Louvre door opening to airing cupboard housing the Worcester oil fired boiler.

KITCHEN 
12' 9" x 10' 11" (3.89m x 3.33m) Side aspect double glazed window. The kitchen area is fitted with a range of eye level and base units incorporating drawers with work surfaces over. Eye level electric extractor fan. Integrated gas hob and electric oven under. Tiled wall splash backs. Separate work surface with inset single drainer sink unit with mixer tap. Base cupboards beneath. Recess for washing machine. Recess for tumble dryer. Radiator. Tiled floor. Deep door way opening to;

LIVING ROOM/DINING ROOM 
19' 3" x 12' 6" (5.87m x 3.81m) overall measurements incorporating the staircase
A dual aspect room with two deep silled windows to the front and one to the side. There is a feature granite and stone inglenook fire place with an inset multi fuel burner and deep slate hearth. Stairs to the first floor and beamed ceiling. Door to built-in shelved storage cupboard. Laminate flooring throughout. Open tread wood and staircase leading to;

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 
With doors to bedrooms one and two, and loft access point with telescopic loft ladder leading to the loft area, which we can confirm has been fully boarded (carpeted) and has a Velux window to the rear. The gabled end wall has attractive pointed stonework and the roof has been insulated, yet still has exposed beams showing. Power and light.

BEDROOM ONE 
Measured in two sections the main of which 10' 3" x 10' 2" (3.12m x 3.10m)
plus the recess of 4' x 2' 9" (1.22m x 0.84m) This room has a deep silled UPVC double glazed window to the rear with Granite exposed sides of window seat, giving views over nearby properties towards countryside beyond. Radiator.

BEDROOM TWO 
12' 10" x 8' 8" (3.91m x 2.64m) With front aspect deep silled window with double glazed unit. Timber beamed ceilings. Radiator.


OUTSIDE - FRONT 
Directly in front of the cottage is a gravelled courtyard area enclosed by high stone walling. Steps lead from the road down to the side pathway and to the side is an off road parking space for one vehicle located in front of the detached garage.

DETACHED TIMBER GARAGE 
15' 9" x 10' 9" (4.80m x 3.28m) With leaded display window to the side and double wooden door access.

Timber and gate at the side open to;

SIDE AND REAR GARDENS 
There is a wide concrete pathway area leading to the front door and to a small raised lawned area of garden. Courtesy lighting. Mature Cherry trees. A raised timber decked area and concealed oil storage tank. Further area of shrubs. Bottled gas connection point. Gated pedestrian access on to rear lane.

BLOCK BUILT OUT BUILDING 
8' 10" x 9' 3" (2.69m x 2.82m) With light and power supply. Double glazed window to the front and side. Laminate floor.

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10 October 2016

Nearest station

  • Camborne (4.8 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Camborne (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lewis Haughton Wills , Falmouth

61 Church Street, Falmouth, TR11 3DS

01326 455021 Local call rate

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