4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Truro Road, St. Austell

Guide Price £355,000

Property Description

Key features

  • SEMI-DETACHED CHARACTER HOUSE
  • 5/6 BEDROOMS
  • 3/4 RECEPTION ROOMS
  • BEAUTIFULLY MAINTAINED GARDENS
  • VIEWING IS DEEMED ESSENTIAL
  • BUILT IN CIRCA 1902
  • SET OVER 3 FLOORS
  • OFF-ROAD PARKING
  • BRIMMING WITH QUALITY CHARCATER

Full description

An increasingly rare opportunity to purchase a truly fabulous semi-detached character residence built in circa 1902 boasting 5/6 bedrooms set over three floors offering 3/4 reception rooms, further benefits include off-road parking and beautifully maintained gardens. The property is brimming with quality character and a viewing is deemed essential to fully appreciate this extremely versatile and beautiful family home. EPC - E

St Austell town centre is within walking distance of the property and offers a wide range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities. Also within walking distance is Asda supermarket, the picturesque port of Charlestown and Porthpean Beach. There is a mainline railway station and leisure centre together with primary and secondary schools. The award winning Eden Project are within a short drive. The town of Fowey is approximately 8 miles away and is well known for its restaurants and coastal walks. The Cathedral city of Truro is approximately 13 miles from the property.

Directions: - From Fore Street continue to the end of the road. Proceed down Truro Road, Through both sets of traffic lights where the property can be located on the right hand side, just after the turning for Edgcumbe Road

The Accommodation Comprises: - All measurements are approximate.

UPVC double glazed doors allows external access into:

Entrance Porch: - 3.17m x 1.57m (10'4" x 5'1") - Twin upper glazed panels inset with stained glass detailing with further UPVC double glazed window to right hand side with four UPVC double glazed windows to right elavation and two sealed UPVC double glazed windows to rear elevation, poly-carbonate roof and original tiled flooring, the beautiful original front door allows access into:

Entrance Hall: - 5.27m x 4.10m (max) (17'3" x 13'5" (max)) - Complete with original tiled flooring, feature stairs with original banister allowing access to first floor, radiator, BT Open Reach telephone point, further benefits include original large skirting boards. A recurring theme throughout this lovely property are the original doors providing entrance or access to all accommodation that have been dipped and taken back to their original condition. Door allowing access into:

Dining Room: - 4.46m x 4.08m (does not include bay window) (14'7" - UPVC double glazed bay window to front elevation affording delightful far reaching views, exposed floorboards, feature Arch Deco fire place with open fire complete with decorative surround, matching mantle and tiled hearth, radiator, high level skirting boards and high ceilings complete with picture rail.



Lounge: - 6.02m x 4.39m (19'9" x 14'4") - Twin UPVC double glazed windows to front elevation offering delightful far reaching views, focal original fireplace with decorative wood surround with carved detailing and tiled backing with matching hearth, parquet flooring, two radiators, delightful high level skirting boards and picture rail.





Kitchen: - 4.57m x 4.46m (max including storage recess) (14'1 - UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation overlooking the rear garden, matching wall and base kitchen units, roll top work surfaces, ceramic sink with central mixer tap and matching draining board, tiled walls to water sensitive areas, space for fridge and gas cooker, radiator, original doors allow access to inbuilt storage to either side of the area formerly housing the original range for this lovely property now in-built with additional storage options, also another beautiful feature of this fireplace is the original servants calling system, further central island making a lovely breakfast area, further door to:



Utility Room: - 4.11m x 2.42m (max) (13'5" x 7'11" (max)) - UPVC double glazed door to side elevation allowing access to rear garden with UPVC double glazed window to left hand side affording a generous amount of natural light, stainless steel sink with matching draining board and central mixer tap set in roll top work surface with base units below and space for washing machine and tumble dryer, tiled walls to water sensitive areas, further space for fridge/freezer, there is the potential to incorporate the out buildings to make this a larger utility area if so required.

Wc: - 2.12m x 0.95m (6'11" x 3'1") - Accessed off the entrance hall, UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation with patterned obscure glass, low level flush WC, pedestal hand wash basin, tiled walls to water sensitive areas.

Study: - 4.34m x 2.99m (14'2" x 9'9") - UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation, radiator, feature focal fireplace with tiled backing, wood mantle and matching tiled hearth, radiator, high level skirting boards, door allowing access to under stair storage area and picture rail.

Under Stair Storage Area: - 1.70m x 0.98m (5'6" x 3'2") - A very good sized storage space complete with lighting and shelved storage options

First Floor Landing: - 6.02m x 4.12m (max including stair recess) (19'9" - A spacious and attractive landing with single glazed feature stained glass window to side elevation affording a generous amount of natural light, original balustrade, radiator and further original doors off to:

Bedroom 2: - 4.47m x 4.15m (14'7" x 13'7") - Generous double bedroom, UPVC double glazed bay window to front elevation affording elevated views over open countryside in the distance, focal cast iron fire place with original decorative tiles to either side and decorative metal surround with matching mantle, radiator, high level skirting boards and picture rail.



Bedroom 1: - 4.95m x 4.38m (16'2" x 14'4") - Twin UPVC double glazed windows to front elevation again affording delightful distant countryside views, radiator, high level picture rail and large wooden skirting boards.



Bedroom 3: - 4.17m x 4.35m (13'8" x 14'3") - UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation enjoying views over the beautifully kept rear garden, radiator, high level skirting boards and picture rail.



Bedroom 4: - 3.35m x 2.93m (10'11" x 9'7") - UPVC double glazed window to side elevation, feature cast iron fire place with matching surround and mantle, radiator, high level skirting boards and picture rail. Currently used as an additional study.

Wc: - 1.06m x 1.03m (3'5" x 3'4") - Low level flush WC with dual flush technology, UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation with patterned obscure glass and tiled walls to water sensitive areas.

Family Bathroom: - 2.93m x 1.95m (max) (9'7" x 6'4" (max)) - UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation with patterned obscure glass, matching three piece white bathroom suite comprising panel enclosed bath with central taps, corner shower cubicle with sliding glass shower doors and wall mounted shower, circular hand wash basin with central mixer tap set on display unit offering convenient storage under, tiled walls to water sensitive areas, tiled flooring, radiator and door allowing access to inbuilt airing cupboard housing recently updated mains gas combination central heating Baxi boiler.

Stair Well: - 4.39m x 1.38m (max) - Door allowing access to stair well leading to second floor, radiator and door allowing access to under stair storage area

Second Floor Landing: - 2.49m x 2.39m (max) (8'2" x 7'10" (max)) - Single glazed window allowing additional natural light via a velux window in the roof and further doors off to:

Open Plan Kitchen/Lounge/Diner/Bedroom 6: - 5.93m x 5.19m (max) (19'5" x 17'0" (max)) - Agents Note: Restricted head height in parts of the dining side of this room.
UPVC double glazed window to front elevation, understandably being on the second floor we have arguably the greatest most elevated views from the property as previously stated, far reaching over open countryside in the distance to Pentewan Valley. Space for dining table, kitchenette with roll top work surfaces, matching wall and base units, space for cooker, space for fridge/freezer, tiled walls to water sensitive areas, stainless steel sink with matching draining board, high level single glazed window affording additional natural light from the second floor bedroom, radiator, exposed ceiling beams, opening to further storage area, added benefit of a door allowing access to the cavinous eaves stprage area.





Additional Storage Area: - 2.91m x 1.45m (9'6" x 4'9") - Radiator, could be used as a walk in wardrobe or additional small bedroom if required, a multitude of options are available.

Bathroom: - 2.17m x 1.63m (7'1" x 5'4") - Panel enclosed bath, low level flush WC, pedestal hand wash basin, tiled walls to water sensitive areas and extractor fan.

Bedroom 5: - 3.63m x 3.35m (11'10" x 10'11") - UPVc double glazed window to rear elevation overlooking rear garden, high level single glazed window through to lounge/diner/bedroom 6, exposed floor boards and radiator.



Exterior: - The property is access off Truro Road, a tarmac drive allows parking for numerous vehicles. The front boundary is enclosed with a stone wall topped with granite and evergreen planting and shrubbery. To the right and left elevations are evergreen bordered providing a good degree of privacy. Granite steps offer access by the right hand side of the property to the entrance porch, to the left hand side of this there is a raised area laid to chippings and established evergreen planting and shrubbery. To the right hand side of the property is a granite fronted planting bed which has been well maintained with evergreen planting and shrubbery, a cast iron gate allows access into the rear garden, there is a further raised area perfect for planting with outdoor tap.

The entire rear garden is well enclosed with a stone wall providing a good degree of privacy well established with exotic plants, additional outdoor tap and a tarmac walkway allowing access into the two outbuildings which could be incorporated into the utility area if required.

Outbuildings: - 0.98m x 0.82m (3'2" x 2'8") - Former WC.

Further Storage Shed: - 1.39m x 2.61m (4'6" x 8'6") - Both have green wooden doors providing convenient external access.

The majority of the delightful rear garden is laid to lawn with a pebbled patio area to the front and a further concrete patio area to the right hand side, there are three raised planting beds perfect for the home grown vegetables, an established apple tree, a further slabbed patio area to the far right hand corner which is a real sun trap, further benefits include a fig tree, well stocked exotic and evergreen plants and shrubbery which have been lovingly maintained by the current vendor. There are further planting beds around the right and left elevations and the garden needs to be viewed to be fully appreciated, there is a further hidden compost area in the far left hand corner.



Council Tax Band - E -


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03 November 2017

Nearest stations

  • St. Austell (0.7 mi)
  • Bugle (4.5 mi)
  • Luxulyan (4.6 mi)
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May Whetter & Grose, St Austell

Piran House, 11 Fore Street, St. Austell, PL25 5PX

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

May Whetter & Grose, St Austell

Piran House, 11 Fore Street, St. Austell, PL25 5PX

01726 431034 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • St. Austell (0.7 mi)
  • Bugle (4.5 mi)
  • Luxulyan (4.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

May Whetter & Grose, St Austell

Piran House, 11 Fore Street, St. Austell, PL25 5PX

01726 431034 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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