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2 bedroom terraced house for sale

PENRYN

Sold STC £180,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming Penryn cottage
  • Near town, river, University & station
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Separate, linked living & dining rooms
  • Separate kitchen. First floor shower room
  • Lovely yet with scope to improve
  • Enclosed west facing rear garden
  • Nearby on road & free car park

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

THE LOCATION Truro Lane is one of Penryn's tucked away, peaceful and quiet lanes steeped in history and offering close proximity to the town. Parking is available on the street nearby and Penryn free car park is only a three minute walk away. Penryn is an historic and ancient market town with an active community and good everyday facilities including nursery, primary and secondary schools. The town enjoys good communication with Falmouth via its bus service and train station, which links Truro city and mainline Paddington. Falmouth University and Penryn college is a huge asset to the town, with its excellent reputation and superb facilities. Falmouth Harbour town (approximately 2 miles) provides comprehensive shopping, schooling and leisure facilities, together with glorious beaches and coastline. 

THE PROPERTY This pretty cottage presents more than meets the eye and will tick many boxes for the discerning Penryn home hunter.
Offered with vacant possession and comfortably liveable 'as is' there is scope to uplift and fine tune to the new owners' requirements. The gas centrally heated interior is light. bright and well proportioned with two decent bedrooms and shower room upstairs. The 'living' space is open plan but defined with dining and sitting areas each with open fireplace or a gas stove.
The fitted kitchen flows nicely to a paved courtyard and the enclosed west facing garden, perfect for enjoying afternoon and evening summer sunshine.
For the purist, there is much originality inside; beamed ceilings, fireplaces, doors and floorboards are retained. All in all, way above the norm and a great chance to secure a charming home in this popular University town. 

ACCOMMODATION IN DETAIL (ALL MEASUREMENTS ARE APPROXIMATE)  

Approaching the property from Truro Lane, step over the granite threshold and through the half glazed panelled door into the entrance hallway 

HALLWAY The entrance hallway provides access to the dining room and the living room with stairs leading to the first floor. The kitchen is accessed off the back of the living room. The electric meter and trip switches can be found above the front door.  

DINING ROOM 11' 3" x 9' 6" (3.43m x 2.90m) The dining room is feature rich with granite stone walls, a vintage fireplace. The dining room is open to and connecting with the living room, providing flexible cosy living accommodation. There is a front aspect sash window with built in storage underneath, and comprises the gas meter. Characterful open fireplace is the real focal point for this room with fire grate and wooden surround, pillars and mantle piece, this is in working order however it would require the chimney to be swept before it could be used again for burning coal and logs. Gas point. Power points, radiator and smoke detector.  

LIVING ROOM 13' 9" x 10' 9" (4.20m x 3.29m) A delightful cosy room with a pretty little gas fired stove. This room was once the rear of the cottage and still has the sash window in place that now opens through to the kitchen. The staircase is open and leads to the first floor. To the rear of the room provides access into the kitchen through an opening in the wall. Power points, TV point and radiator 

KITCHEN 13' 10" x 7' 6" (4.22m x 2.30m) Well lit with a ceiling skylight, this pleasant room has fitted white units to the base doors and drawers, a roll top wood effect work surface has an inset stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap. In the corner is the gas fired central heating and hot water Baxi boiler. Space and plumbing for a washing machine, space for a fridge and freezer and space connection point for a free standing gas cooker. A wooden panelled door leads out to the sunny rear garden. Wooden double glazed windows to the rear look across the paved and lawned westerly facing garden. Power points. 

LANDING Providing access to the two bedrooms and modern shower room 

MASTER BEDROOM 14' 3" x 10' 9" (4.36m x 3.29m) A sweet and spacious room has a lovely old fireplace with iron grate and slate hearth with wooden mantle piece. Enhanced by beautiful exposed floor boards that have been sanded and stained. The room has a front aspect sash glazed window. Radiator. Power points. Space for wardrobes and drawers.  

BEDROOM TWO 8' 10" x 8' 6" (2.70m x 2.60m) A pleasing second bedroom with built in storage has a rear aspect wooden glazed window with radiator beneath. Small alcove provides an ideal space for a desk or study area. Power points.  

SHOWER ROOM This modern white shower suite comprises a low level push button flush WC, with hidden cistern. There is a small corner wall-hung wash hand basin with mirror above and a single shower cubicle with white tiled splash back and concertina glazed doors. There is a small rear aspect single glazed wooden window. Heated towel rail 

REAR GARDEN 20m x 4m approximately Immediately stepping out from the kitchen is the pretty paved area ideal for entertaining on summer evenings,
it has shrub borders and leads to the lawned area which in turn runs to the back of the garden. The sunny westerly facing garden is enclosed with a fence to one side and a small hedge on the other. A few trees have been recently planted and adds to the serenity of the space. For storage there is a small timber built shed. 


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04 December 2017

Nearest stations

  • Penryn (0.3 mi)
  • Penmere (1.7 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (2.4 mi)
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3 Church Street, Falmouth, TR11 3DN

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Nearest stations

  • Penryn (0.3 mi)
  • Penmere (1.7 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (2.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Heather & Lay, Falmouth

3 Church Street, Falmouth, TR11 3DN

01326 455035 Local call rate

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