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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

FALMOUTH, Cornwall

Guide Price £350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • SEMI-DETACHED FOUR STOREY TOWN HOUSE
  • THREE BEDROOMS
  • THREE RECEPTION AREAS
  • SPACIOUS ATTIC
  • CENTRAL LOCATION
  • POTENTIAL TO CREATE SEPARATE APARTMENT SUBJECT TO PLANNING CONSENT

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An opportunity to acquire a four storey, three bedroom, three reception room period town house situated in a central Falmouth location. Under the current ownership for many years, this family home is now ready for a new lease of life. Retaining some lovely period features with modern amenities; the property offers scope for a new owner to make it truly their own. The lower ground floor offers the opportunity, subject to planning consent, to create a separate apartment. The light attic space is an additional bonus along with the enclosed courtyard garden. Viewing is recommended to fully appreciate the potential on offer.
This property is so convenient for the colourful harbourside town of Falmouth which boasts a wide range of business, shopping and leisure facilities right on the door step!

The town is famous for its creative buzz with many art galleries displaying contemporary works and venues showcasing independent films and live bands. The many reasons to visit the town centre include, the fascinating maritime heritage; the Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty along the Helford and Fal Rivers – perfect for walking and family days out; watersports; boat trips running from the pier and quay; and plenty of family friendly attractions. Falmouth is surrounded by several fantastic family friendly beaches and is known for its year round events calendar.
Falmouth’s maritime legacy and coastal culture is a huge part of its charm boasting world class watersports on its sheltered waters including gig rowing, kayaking, diving and regularly hosting sailing events such as Falmouth Regatta, and the Pendennis Cup.

Apart from the attractive old shops and many cafés and restaurants, Falmouth is the site of a thriving art school, which holds regular exhibitions. Falmouth Art Gallery may be visited free of charge and the National Maritime Museum is in the town centre. On the other side of The Moor on Killigrew Street is a flight of 111 stone steps known as Jacob's Ladder . There is a good view of the town for those who have the energy to climb up there.

There are many attractive old pubs in Falmouth, many of which serve food and some of which have occasional live music. The Falmouth Arts Centre is a venue for film and theatre and the Princess Pavilion hosts shows during the season. Falmouth also has an ever expanding University culture.
One of a pair of four storey period townhouses situated in a central Falmouth location. A small front garden area sets the property back from Windsor Terrace with a footpath leading to the front door and also to the granite steps. A painted wooden front door opens to an entrance area with a further period style wooden door opening to the inner hallway with exposed wooden floor boards throughout. Stairs rise to the other floors, stairs descend to the lower ground floor and a door opens through to the dual reception room to one side.

The open plan reception room, formerly two separate rooms, retains some lovely original features with sash windows to both front and rear ensuring light flows throughout. The front room houses a coal effect gas fire with slate plinth, tiled surround and wooden hearth, whilst to the rear a second area features an open fire place (not currently in use) again with slate plinth, ceramic tiled surround and wooden shelf over. The back window looks out over the enclosed garden and surrounding area.

From the hallway steps take you down to the kitchen and dining room, cloakroom and cupboard along with external access. The dining room features a sash window to the rear, recesses to either side of the chimney breast, steps up to the kitchen and door to the back entrance area. The spacious kitchen is fitted with a range of units and shelving, inset sink and drainer, cooker and with spaces for washing machine and tumble dryer under the granite effect work tops. There is ample room to house a kitchen table and chairs and there is a separate door out to granite steps leading to the front of the property. This entire floor could be converted into a self-contained apartment with its own private access should any prospective purchaser wish to alter the current configuration, subject to planning consent.

From the ground floor an attractive turning staircase with unique balustrades made with wood from the Packet Ships, bringing a touch of interest to the area. The bathroom is off the half landing to the rear and is fitted with a panelled bath, wall mounted pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, tiled walls and obscured high level UPVC double glazed window. A large double bedroom with wash hand basin is to the back of the property with a multi paned sash window providing a view out over the surrounding townscape and up towards Trevethan Road. To the front is a second good sized double bedroom and a further single bedroom. A second staircase rises to the lovely light attic with four large velux windows and exposed beams.

Property ref: 121_1775_2322125


ENTRANCE 
A footpath runs through the small front garden to the front door and granite steps. Entrance vestibule with space for coats, a further beautiful original wooden door with window light over opens to the inner hallway.

HALLWAY 
Exposed wooden floorboards. Turning staircase rising to the floors above, staircase descending to lower ground floor rooms. Door to dual area reception room. Radiator. Dado rail.

FRONT RECEPTION AREA 
11' 10" x 11' 7" (3.61m x 3.53m) plus bay. Bay window with original wooden sash window, gas fire with tiled surround and slight slate hearth. Original deep skirting boards. Radiator. Opening to rear reception area. This was formerly a separate room with its own door into the hallway.

REAR RECEPTION AREA 
12' (3.66m) plus bay x 10' 2" (3.10m) Multi-paned sash window set in shallow bay, overlooking the rear garden and surrounding townscape. Fireplace with slate hearth, ceramic tiled surround and wooden shelf over. Shelved recesses to either side. Radiator. Door to hallway

BATHROOM 
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising panelled bath with shower over, low level WC, wall mounted pedestal wash-hand basin, tiled walls. High obscured UPVC double-glazed windows to the rear. Radiator.

KITCHEN 
15' 1" x 11' 10" (4.60m x 3.61m) With separate access to the granite steps at the front of the property. The kitchen is fitted with a range of wall units and shelving and provides ample space for a dining table and chairs. Inset gas hob with oven below. Space and plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine. Opening with steps to separate dining room.

DINING ROOM 
11' 11" x 11' 7" (3.63m x 3.53m) Multi-paned sash window to the rear elevation, recesses to either side of chimney breast. Under stairs storage cupboard. Door to back hallway, cloakroom and storage cupboard. Doorway to rear garden. Subject to relevant planning permissions this entire area could potentially be made into a self-contained apartment.

CLOAKROOM 
The downstairs cloakroom is fitted with a low level WC and there is also a separate storage cupboard.


BEDROOM ONE 
12' 2" x 10' 3" (3.71m x 3.12m) A spacious double bedroom to the rear with multi-paned sash window encompassing the surrounding areas. Wall mounted pedestal wash-hand basin with tiled splash back. Skirting boards. Radiator.

BEDROOM TWO 
11' 11" x 9' 11" (3.63m x 3.02m) A second well proportioned double bedroom at the front of the property with original sash window. Radiator. Skirting boards.

BEDROOM THREE 
8' 7" x 5' 4" (2.62m x 1.63m) Single bedroom with sash window to the front of the property enjoying views over Windsor Terrace. Radiator.

General 
Stairs rise to the second floor with deep under stair open storage area.

ATTIC SPACE 
19' 5" x 15' 7" (5.92m x 4.75m) including stairwell (limited height in places) A lovely spacious area. Four skylights ensure plenty of light to the area. Four doors to remaining eaves storage. Exposed beams.

Garden 
At the rear is an enclosed courtyard garden bordered by fencing and mature hedges, providing space for a table and chairs at the upper patio level, perfect for alfresco dining. The garden enjoys the afternoon and evening sunshine.

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14 October 2017

Nearest stations

  • Penmere (0.4 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (0.5 mi)
  • Falmouth Docks (0.8 mi)
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Lewis Haughton Wills , Falmouth

61 Church Street, Falmouth, TR11 3DS

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61 Church Street, Falmouth, TR11 3DS

01326 455021 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Penmere (0.4 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (0.5 mi)
  • Falmouth Docks (0.8 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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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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