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2 bedroom end of terrace house for sale

Gerrans, Truro, Cornwall, TR2


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Tenure: Freehold

This well presented two bedroom character cottage is located within walking distance of the beach and shops within Portscatho and benefits from a low maintenance rear garden that is in an idyllic location with a summerhouse positioned to take in the lovely rural views over the surrounding countryside. The property is also within walking distance of lovely countryside walks as well as the creek.

The cottage would be ideal as a permanent or lock up and leave holiday home or for an investor looking for a property to rent out.

Entrance porch, lounge with fireplace, kitchen. First floor landing, double bedroom, single bedroom/bunk bed room and an updated family shower room. Garden store, log store, front garden and from the back door a pathway leads to the rear garden with summerhouse. Double glazing.


The village of Gerrans benefits from a cricket field with pavilion, public house, Church and village School. The larger village of Portscatho is also within walking distance and offers a range of shops including Butchers, Village Shop, Post Office, Public House, Social Club, Restaurant, Galleries and Doctors Surgery.

Entrance Porch
A triple aspect, double glazed entrance porch with double glazed entrance door. Tiled flooring. Wall light point. Coat hanging pegs. A decorative stable door with inset window panel leads to:

11'9" including staircase and up to the front of the chimney breast 11'8" (3.58m x 3.56m)

Exposed stone fireplace with stone hearth and mantelpiece. Exposed and painted ceiling beams. Double glazed window to the front elevation with deep sill/window seat. On one side of the fireplace there is a fitted cupboard with display ledge above and a fitted shelf. On the other side of the fireplace, there is space for a television with a television cable point and shelving above. A staircase leads to the first floor landing with exposed newel post, hand rail and spindles. There are two over head cupboards with trip switch boxes and the electric meter. Two telephone points. Electric storage heater. An obscure glazed door leads to:

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
9'2" x 11'8" at widest point into recess by the cooker. Irregular shaped room (2.79m x 3.56m)

Fitted with a range of light oak fronted, wall mounted and floor standing cupboards with marble effect work surfaces with tiled splash backs on one side. Under unit lighting. Built in drawers. Leaded light effect fronted wall cupboard with glass shelving. Space for a fridge/freezer. Freestanding electric cooker with double oven, four ring electric hob and tiled surround. Double glazed window to the rear elevation. Space for a breakfast/dining table. Electric storage heater. Exposed and painted ceiling beams. Ceiling down lighters/spotlights. Trip switch box. Telephone point. An opening and a walk way looks into, and leads via a step to the utility room.

Utility Room
5'6" up to door x 6'1" up to wall and front of the window. Irregular shaped room (1.68m x 1.85m)

A double aspect room with half obscured and half clear double glazed windows. Fitted work surfaces with space under for a washing machine and a small tumble dryer. Fitted sink with drainer, mixer tap and tiled splash back. Obscure double glazed back door with a double glazed side window panel that has partially obscured glazing. Exposed and painted ceiling beams. Ceiling light point. Overhead cupboards.

First Floor Landing
A staircase gives access from the lounge. An old pine panelled door and a step leads to the main bedroom and a sliding door leads to the second bedroom. An old pine, obscure glazed door leads to the shower room. Two ceiling light points.

Bedroom One
11'8" 11'9" up to chimney breast and measurement taken into recessed wardrobes but excluding recessed single wardrobe (3.56m x 3.58m)

There is a double glazed window to the front elevation with deep sill/window seat. Space for a double bed with a fitted cupboard on one side with a deep ledge above and with a fitted wall mirror and shelf over. There is a built in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelf on the other side of the bed. Ceiling light point. Electric storage heater. Louvered doors open to a built in and recessed double wardrobe with similar doors opening to a further side cupboard area with a ledge for a television and with a television cable point. Telephone point.

Bedroom Two
9'10" x 8'10" at widest point and including wardrobe. Irregular shaped room (3.00m x 2.69m)

A double aspect, double glazed room. Space for a single bed or bunk beds. Overhead linen cupboard with shelf. Access to the airing cupboard. Built in double wardrobe with sliding doors, hanging rail, shelf and built in cupboards above. Ceiling light point.

Shower Room
Updated with a white suite comprising; WC, pedestal wash hand basin with chrome effect taps and wall mounted mirror above. Shower cubicle with tiled walls, sliding shower doors and a wall mounted Mira Advance electric shower. Obscure double glazed window. Electric storage heater. Chrome effect heated towel rail. The majority of the walls in the shower room are tiled. Ceiling light point. Wall mounted mirror. A door gives access to the built in airing cupboard with wooden slatted shelving, the hot water tank and timer.

Front Garden
The front garden is laid to stone and enclosed by a painted garden wall. Entrance gate. Flower bed with a mature Hydrangea. Space for a garden bench.

Rear of the Property
By the back door, there is a small area the owners use for a rubbish bin. Outside light. A shared pathway leads to a garden store with window and it then meanders down to the main rear garden.

Main Rear Garden
A picket gate and stone pathway with some gentle steps, with shrub beds on either side leads down to the main garden which is laid to paving for ease of maintenance and offers plenty of space for garden furniture in which to enjoy this idyllic setting backing onto woodland and countryside. Fenced and trellised boundaries on all sides. Glazed summerhouse with glazed double doors and a front veranda. Mature Fuchsia and climbing Clematis. There are various plants and shrubs including; Agapanthus, Carnations, Fuchsia, Flax, Dwarf Conifer and Cherry Tree.

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