3 bedroom apartment for sale

Feock, Truro, Cornwall

£510,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Leasehold

"Being able to walk down to the bottom of the garden, so you can launch your boat is critical.....If you have to travel to a marina or cross the road to get to your mooring, it's not as personal as when the water is lapping up against your own quay........" (Tried & Truro - FT Weekend 10/11 September 2016).

Property ref: 121_1890_2739653

Why Pay £2million when all of this can be yours for a quarter of the price? 
An affordable opportunity to live in a historic waterside mansion.

Spectacular views across the Carrick Roads to the Roseland Peninsula and towards Falmouth Bay.

Private estate grounds of over 6 acres, with garden features that rival those of any of the local National trust properties.

High-ceilinged rooms and stunning windows retain their Edwardian character and, indeed, one of the bedrooms has documented links with Sir Edward Elgar.

Practical, modern kitchen and two refitted bathrooms.

Flexible two/three bedroom options.

Comfortable "kind-of-quirky" accommodation - with great "lock up and go" potential if that is your thing.

Private slipway, storage for small boat and seasonal deep-water mooring available.

Private access to secluded beach and barbeque area.

Parking spaces for two cars, plus an 18' x 10' garage.

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A PRIVATE ESTATE AND VIEWINGS ARE STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

Leasehold 
999 years from 1965.

Management Company - Belmont, Daniell House, Falmouth Road, Truro, TR1 2HX Tel: 01872 260606

Service Charge 
This is guaranteed at £425 per month for three years and includes all structural and external maintenance (including decoration), a team of qualified gardeners to maintain the grounds, comprehensive buildings insurance, accredited fire alarm system, five year survey by specialist chartered surveyor, constant supply of free, seasoned firewood for ultra-modern wood burner, laundry garden, squash court, additional walk-in attic storage in the main house.

The Accommodation Comprises 
Partial glazed entrance door with outside courtesy lighting to entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway 
Staircase to first floor, large cloakroom cupboard with additional cupboard over, telephone point, night storage heater, dado railing. Additional under stairs storage cupboard with coat hooks, partial carpeting and partial engineered oak timber panelled flooring. Open plan archway to additional reception area/bedroom three.

Additional Reception Area/Bedroom Three 
12' 10" x 9' 5" (3.91m x 2.88m) Engineered oak panelled flooring, Contura wood burner with slate hearth, archway, cornicing, sash window with window seat and side shutters, deep book shelving and cupboards. This could easily be readapted into a third bedroom if so required.

Inner Hallway 
With utility cupboard with space for washing machine.

Bathroom 
Comprising of a panelled bath, hot and cold, with shower attachment with glass screen and tiled surround. Wash hand basin, hot and cold. Low flush WC, radiator/towel rail, wall mounted mirror, fluorescent light/electric shaver socket point, opaque side glazed window.

Bedroom Two 
11' 2" x 10' 6" (3.40m x 3.19m) plus 5' 4" x 4' 7" (1.63m x 1.40m) to face of fitted wardrobe. Deep bay window, floor to ceiling sash window, electric panelled radiator, cornicing, fitted wardrobe.

First Floor 
Landing with staircase from entrance hallway, arched sash window with garden views and deep window sill, cornicing, telephone point, night storage heater, cupboard. Waterside views through living room and beyond and French doors to sun balcony.

Living Room 
22' 11" x 11' (6.99m x 3.36m) Two sets of large sash windows with shutters and secondary glazing, two night storage heaters, cornicing, archway, high skirtings, television point, two curved alcoves, superb garden and waterside views extending over to the Roseland Peninsula and Mylor Yacht Harbour. Double glazed French doors to sun balcony.

Sun Balcony 
With timber flooring and side railings. Ideal for garden furniture. Enjoying wonderful views over the gardens and the Carricks Roads, again extending to the Roseland Peninsula and the beginning of St Creek and around to Mylor Yacht Harbour.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
12' 6" x 11' 6" (3.82m x 3.51m) wall to wall. Meter cupboard, night storage heater. Kitchen area with timber boarded flooring, sash window with garden views with balcony to exterior. Integrated four ring hob, extractor hood, oven and microwave. Range of working surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, tiled splashback, wall mounted units. Integrated dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Fitted sink with centre sink tidy and side drainer with cupboards under, further wall mounted units. Skirting fan heater, partial cornicing, additional extractor hood to window, dado railing to hallway area.

Bedroom One 
16' 10" x 10' 3" (5.12m x 3.12m) Arched sash window with side garden views. Additional rear window, high skirtings, cornicing, night storage heater.

Shower Room/Cloakroom 
With a corner shower with tiled surround and glass door and screen. Low flush WC, wash hand basin, hot and cold, radiator/towel rail, wall mounted mirror, fluorescent light/electric shaver socket point, extractor fan.

Outside 

Garage 
18' 7" x 8' 11" (5.66m x 2.72m) Up and over door. The garage, which is the third one in on the left with a block servicing the other apartments.

Car Parking Spaces 
There are two parking spaces with our clients' home.

Squash Court 
Within Porthgwidden House, there is a single squash for residents' use.

Grounds 
The grounds, we understand, are of some 6.7 acres. They are approached via a driveway with a lodge to one side and separate driveways lead to our clients' apartment and to the garaging and parking facilities. There is also a further driveway which leads to the slipway for the launching of small craft and the boat storage area.

The grounds consist of attractive sweeping lawns leading down to the foreshore and to the side, there are many mature trees including oaks, beech and chestnut.

To the side of the driveways, there are borders stocked with hydrangeas, heathers, camellias and agapanthas and immediately to the front exterior of the house is a gravelled sun terrace with steps leading down to a lower lawned terrace which is divided by a border stocked with shrubs including heathers, lavender and agapanthas.

Within the grounds there are various areas for sitting out and enjoying the stunning waterside views and to the side of the trees, ...

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10 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Perranwell (2.8 mi)
  • Penryn (3.3 mi)
  • Falmouth Docks (3.5 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Perranwell (2.8 mi)
  • Penryn (3.3 mi)
  • Falmouth Docks (3.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Simon Milnes, Truro

3 Princes Street, Truro, TR1 2ES

01872 490011 Local call rate

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