3 bedroom detached house for sale

Mevagissey, St. Austell

Sold STC £310,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 Double Bedrooms Bedrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Master Bed with En-Suite
  • Terraced Garden
  • 2 Parking Spaces
  • Southerly Aspect
  • Double Glazing
  • Village and Country Views

Full description

DETACHED 1920'S HOUSE A well presented detached three double bedroom house in a commanding elevated position with outstanding southerly views over the village and surrounding countryside. There are lovely terraced Mediterranean style gardens to the front and there are two off street parking spaces.

DETACHED 1920'S HOUSE

Fordlea is a well presented detached three double bedroom house in a commanding elevated position with outstanding views across the village and surrounding countryside. The property we believe was constructed in the mid 1920's and offers well proportioned accommodation comprising; entrance porch, hall, cloakroom, two reception rooms, kitchen and a downstairs double bedroom with shower and en-suite w.c., ideal for relatives or B and B potential. To the first floor there are two further double bedrooms with far reaching views, large bathroom and the study/occasional childs bedroom. The property has been double glazed and has night storage heating. There are lovely terraced Mediterranean style gardens to the front with an abundance of fine plants and trees and paved terraces from which to enjoy the views and southerly aspect. There are two off street parking spaces and the property is conveniently located in a tucked away village position within a few minutes walk of the coastal path, school and village amenities. Mevagissey lies about five miles from St. Austell and the city of Truro with its Cathedral and fine shopping centre is about fifteen miles away (about half an hours driving distance).

Notable attractions in the area include the Lost Gardens of Heligan (less than two miles from the property) and the Eden Project which is just east of St. Austell. The whole area is recognised as being of outstanding natural beauty and much of the nearby coast line is owned and protected by the National Trust.

In greater detail the accommodation comprises (all measurements are approximate):

Double glazed door opens to the:-

Front Porch - 1.80m x 1.37m (5'11" x 4'6") - Double glazed to two sides with tiled flooring and glazed door leading to:-

Hallway - Stairs to first floor, night storage heater, under-stairs storage cupboard and panelled doors to lounge, dining room, kitchen, cloakroom and ground floor double bedroom.

Cloakroom - Obscured double glazed window to the rear elevation, tiled flooring, inset ceiling spotlights, low level w.c., wash hand basin with a tiled splashback.

Lounge - 4.09m into bay x 3.73m to recess (13'5" into bay x - Double glazed bay window to the front elevation with far reaching views, attractive fireplace with stone surround and hearth incorporating cast iron multi fuel burner and a shelved recess to the side of the fireplace. Night storage heater. Picture rail and coved ceiling.

Dining Room - 4.01m into bay plus recess x 3.58m (13'2" into bay - Double glazed bay window to the front elevation with far reaching views. Fireplace with tiled surround and recessed to either side. Picture rail.

Kitchen - 3.66m x 2.64m (12' x 8'8") - Double glazed window to side elevation and double glazed door providing access to the rear courtyard. The kitchen is fitted with a variety of base and wall cupboard units with roll edge worktop incorporating a one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and drainer. Space for electric cooker with extractor fan and light over. Space fridge fridge, space for washing machine, space for dryer and space for freezer. Airing cupboard housing hot water tank with immersion heater and storage cupboard under.

Bedroom 1 - 4.29m x 3.51m plus shower area (14'1" x 11'6" plus - Double glazed french doors provide access to rear patio. Inset ceiling spotlights, part tiled flooring in the modern en-suite shower area with pedestal wash hand basin having mirror over with decorative tiled surround. Corner tiled shower cubicle with electric shower unit and curved glazed shower screen. Night storage heater, panelled door to:-

W.C. Low level w.c., tiled flooring and extractor fan.

Under-stairs cloak/storage area with hanging rail.

First Floor -

Landing - Double glazed window to rear elevation and double glazed window to the front elevation. Access to the loft with retractable ladder. Night storage heater. Panelled doors to two bedrooms, study/occasional child's bedroom and bathroom.

Bedroom 2 - 3.61m x 3.40m (11'10" x 11'2") - Double glazed window to the front elevation and far reaching views, coved ceiling and a built-in shelved wardrobe.

Bedroom 3 - 3.63m x 3.35m (11'11" x 11') - Double glazed window to the front elevation with far reaching views. Coved ceiling, attractive feature fireplace with cast iron grate, surround and mantle.

Study/Occasional Childs Bedroom - 1.70m x 1.45m (5'7" x 4'9") - Double glazed window to the rear elevation. ( Currently with built in childs bunk beds )

Bathroom - 2.59m x 2.08m plus door recess (8'6" x 6'10" plus - Obscured double glazed window to the rear elevation with coved ceiling. A white suite comprising panelled bath, with tiled surround, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback, mirror and light over. Electric wall panel heater.

Outside - The property is approached from a private lane with a gravelled parking area to the front for two vehicles. Flights of steps lead to several attractive garden terraces with many mature plants and trees including several palms, fuchsias, fatsia japonica, camellias, apple tree and a pergola with mature grape vine. There are many sitting out areas from which to enjoy the gardens glorious southerly aspect and its superb views across the village and the countryside over the valley. Immediately to the front of the house there is further paved sitting out terraces and a path to the side with mature plant borders which leads to the rear paved courtyard area where there is a garden shed 6'9" x 6'6".

Services - Mains water, electricity and drainage.

N.B - The electrical circuit, appliances and heating system have not been tested by the agents.

Viewing - Strictly by Appointment through the Agents Philip Martin, 3 Quayside Arcade, St. Mawes, Truro TR2 5DT. Telephone 01326 270008 or 9 Cathedral Lane, Truro, TR1 2QS. Telephone: 01872 242244.

Directions - Proceeding from St. Austell on the B3273 and after passing Pentewan Sands on your left proceed up the hill and on the crest of the hill before going down to the village turn left signposted to Polstreath. Proceed along this road, crossing over a small mini roundabout passing the primary school on your right hand side and then bear right off Cliff Road turning down School Hill and on passing the old school on your right side immediately turn right into an unmade lane and Fordlea will located a little bit further along on the right hand side. We would suggest initially parking just at the beginning of the unmade lane where there is a small lay-by for several vehicles and then walk along to the property.

A well presented detached three double bedroom house in a commanding elevated position with outstanding views over the village and surrounding countryside. There are lovely terraced south facing Mediterranean style gardens to the front plus two off street parking spaces. EPC - F


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  • St. Austell (4.5 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Philip Martin, St Mawes

3 Quayside Arcade, St. Mawes, TR2 5DT

01326 455046 Local call rate

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