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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Egloskerry, Launceston


Property Description

Key features

  • Unique Grade II Listed home
  • Elegantly converted former Methodist chapel
  • Spacious open plan lounge/dining room/kitchen
  • Three bedrooms, with master on stunning mezannine level
  • Situated in a favoured rural village
  • South facing plot with private garden
  • Off road parking with garage
  • All round very special property

Full description

Elegantly converted period Chapel with superb features. Fantastic open plan kitchen / dining room / lounge. Three bedrooms including stunning gallery bedroom. Situated in favoured village on a south facing plot. Private, sheltered and level rear garden. Off road parking and adjoining garage / workshop. Very special.

The property is a 19th century, stone built former Methodist Church and Sunday School, part slated and part rendered beneath pitched roof with rag-slate cladding.

The property has undergone a wholesome conversion / restoration with attention to all aspects of the property. The upgrade has included many stylish features both in terms of structure and fitment. The property now provides a very special period home with future proofed level of comfort, off road parking, level rear garden and adjoining garage.

Egloskerry Chapel is situated on the fringe of the village of Egloskerry within easy walking distance of the nearby modern primary school, church and village play area. Launceston is accessible by good local road and provides a full range of social, commercial and shopping facilities.

In all directions from Egloskerry is scenery of outstanding natural beauty. To the north is one of the country's most stunning stretches of National Trust Cliff Scenery with southwest coast path, quaint former fishing villages and popular family surfing beaches. To the west  are the open spaces of Bodmin Moor ideal for walking and riding and to the east is Dartmoor National Park. Running southwards the hidden Tamar Valley steeped in 18th century mining  history is renowned for salmon fishing and flows out into historic Plymouth Sound with all its yachting activities.

From the village there is good access to the A30 dual carriageway spineroad for Cornwall and Devon either via Launceston or via Pipers Pool and the A395. The city of Exeter is some 46 miles distance providing InterCity Rail Link, M5 motorway link and International airport. Southwards, the city of Plymouth (32 miles) provides Continental ferry port.


Entrance porch with original timber double doors. Glazed door into hallway.

Gracious reception hallway, with doors to all principal rooms. Finished to high standard  and finished in a contemporary style. 

A fantastic, grand, light and airy space occupying the former chapel area. The space comprises an open plan lounge, dining area and kitchen. A superb reception/living space. 

In this area is a Dolby 5.1 Surround Sound system and flue-less bio fuel fire with living flame.  

The kitchen/dining room comprises a contemporary kitchen, with a range of built in appliances, including electric hob, oven, microwave, dishwasher and wine cooler. Built in granite sink with a mixer tap and space for fridge freezer. 

From the former chapel pulpit , stairs rise to the mezzanine master bedroom. 

With a glass balustrade, providing views out of the windows of the chapel to the neighbouring fields. Door to ensuite.

Stylish ensuite shower room, comprising shower cabinet with massage jets, lighting and radio, a wash hand basin and low level WC. 

Double bedroom with window to side. Television point and USB sockets. 

Double bedroom with window to side. Television point and USB sockets. 

Matching suite of bath with shower over glazed shower screen, sink in vanity unit and low level WC. Heated towel rail. 

Range of base and wall units with space and plumbing for a washing machine. Built in stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Window to rear garden and door to rear open porch area. 

Large storage cupboard with oil fired boiler. 

To the front of the property is a gated driveway, providing off road parking. There is additional roadside parking by way of a pull in area directly to the front of the property. 

Situated to the side of the property, with original timber double doors. The garage has the potential to provide another bedroom with an ensuite or a study if required. 

To the rear of the property is a private, level garden, laid to lawn. 

WC and wash hand basin. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 November 2016


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