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4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Old Carnon Hill, Carnon Downs, Truro, Cornwall

Sold STC £495,000

Property Description

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An individual non-estate, four-bedroomed, detached bungalow quietly tucked away down a private driveway serving only one neighbouring property. With substantial private sunny gardens which adjoin farmland to two sides. The bungalow is to be sold with no ongoing chain and offers tremendous potential to extend to the first floor and sideways, subject to the necessary planning and building consents. Built for a family home, the property benefits from a gas central heating system and double glazing and has coving to a number of ceilings. There are excellent rural views and externally the property has a double garage, a double sized detached workshop, parking and hardstanding for a number of vehicles as well as providing space for a motor home, a caravan and boat etc.

Further points to note include a lounge with an open fireplace and an adjoining sun lounge with slate flooring and a double glazed French door to the gardens and a kitchen/dining room with a hob, oven and extractor hood, whilst adjoining here is a utility room and a most useful storage and freezer room. Via an inner hallway, there are four bedrooms; the master bedroom with an en-suite shower and a family bathroom.

Occupying a superb well tended plot which is hard to find in this day and age, for the more discerning purchaser, this property is strongly invited for an internal inspection.

Located to the south of Truro within the popular village of Carnon Downs which is some four miles from Truro City centre and handily located for Falmouth Harbour town and the renowned sailing waters of the Carrick Roads and Mylor yacht harbour. The village itself has a general stores with fresh butchers and bakers, a post office, doctors surgery, dentist, village hall, church and a regular bus service to both Truro and Falmouth.

Property ref: 121_1890_4514210


THE ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:- 
Outside courtesy lights with open recessed entrance porch with slate flooring and double glazed, leaded light entrance door and side panels to entrance hallway.

ENTRANCE HALLWAY 
Coving, radiator, airing cupboard, cloakroom cupboard to side, thermostat control for central heating system, telephone point, partial glazed door to lounge.

LOUNGE 
24' 2" x 11' 11" (7.36m x 3.64m) Coving, ceiling rose, slate fireplace with slate hearth and timber mantle, alcove to side for ornaments, two double radiators, side picture window with superb rural and garden views, throughway to sun lounge, thermostat control for central heating system, television point, two slate steps down to sun lounge with dividing iron work to side.

SUN LOUNGE 
25' 5" x 8' 9" (7.74m x 2.67m). Slate flooring, superb garden and rural views, thermostat controls for central heating system, picture windows, double glazed French door to rear garden, coving, two wall lights.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM 
23' 11" x 11' 11" (7.30m x 3.62m) wall to wall. Picture windows, front garden views, coving, fourteen ceiling down lights, side rural views, double radiator, divider unit with work surface and cupboards to one side, stainless steel sink unit with hot and cold, side drainer and centre sink tidy with cupboards and drawers under, range of working surfaces with cupboards and drawers below, telephone point, integrated 4-ring gas hob, double oven, extractor hood, skirting fan heater, space for fridge, tiled splash back, wall mounted units with leaded glass doors, spice cupboard and concealed lighting, laminate flooring to kitchen area and door to utility room.

UTILITY ROOM/SIDE PORCH 
11' 6" x 6' 1" (3.51m x 1.85m) wall to wall. Double radiator, Belfast sink with hot and cold, working surface with space for fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer etc., terrazzo tiled flooring, wall mounted cupboards, double glazed frosted door to side garden and double glazed door to front garden.

STORE ROOM/ADDITIONAL UTILITY ROOM 
18' 2" x 13' 5" (5.54m x 4.10m) 13' 5" x 18' 2" (4.10m x 5.54m) wall to wall. With a range of cupboards with additional cupboards and further half glazed, double glazed French doors to front garden, space for freezer, tumble dryer etc., one pine panelled side wall. This room could easily be adapted to a hobbies or games room.

INNER HALLWAY 
This is located to the side of the main entrance hallway and has a loft space with ladder which is partially boarded, coving.

BEDROOM 1 
15' x 11' 4" (4.57m x 3.46m) into bay window and to face of wardrobe. Bay window with superb garden and rural views, double radiator, wardrobe with additional cupboards over, double radiator, coving, additional side cupboards and drawers, telephone point.

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM 
With a shower cubicle with a Mira shower with tiled surround, glass door and screen, double radiator, coving, extractor fan, low flush WC, wash hand basin with hot and cold with tiled splash back, cupboards and drawers, wall mounted mirror with lighting over, side cupboards and electric shaver socket point.

BEDROOM 2 
16' x 11' 4" (4.87m x 3.45m) into wardrobe recess. Front aspect views, coving, double radiator, double wardrobe with cupboards over.

BATHROOM 
Comprising of a panelled bath with hot and cold and Mira shower with curtain rail, low flush WC, wash hand basin with hot and cold, tiled splash back, double radiator, coving, wall mounted mirror, electric shaver socket point.

BEDROOM 3 
11' 5" x 8' 5" (3.47m x 2.56m) to face of wardrobe. Front aspect views, coving, double radiator, fitted wardrobe with cupboards over, coving, further side cupboard.

BEDROOM 4 
8' 10" x 8' 8" (2.70m x 2.64m). Coving, rear garden views, double radiator.

OUTSIDE 

DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE 
17' 8" x 16' 10" (5.39m x 5.12m) Electric up and over door, lighting and power.

DETACHED DOUBLE STORE SHED 
16' 4" x 11' 5" (4.97m x 3.47m). This is of timber construction and has been dry lined and has lighting and power.

OUTSIDE BOILER CUPBOARD 
This is located to the front exterior of the bungalow and is approached via a louvre door and houses a Vaillant central heating boiler.

FRONT GARDENS 
Located down a private driveway with side borders, one enters into a main front garden which provides excellent parking and hardstanding facilities. There is outside lighting surround the property and the front lawn is enclosed by borders stocked with mature shrubs which include rhododendrons, a palm and hydrangeas. To the front exterior of the bungalow is a gravelled area with stepping stones. The front lawn continues down the eastern side of the property to the rear garden, whilst on the western side there is an expanse of paving which provides a side patio and drying area for clothes. Within this section is a useful cold water tap and further lighting.

REAR GARDEN 
This is of some 53 yards x 37 yards and enjoys a totally private sunny aspect with rural views. There is a large area of lawn with two paved sun terraces and borders which are stocked with mature shrubs which include camellias, rhododendrons and rhobina. On the western side is a greenhouse and potting area. To the rear of the garden there is a section screened with laurel and beech hedging and a further lawn and paved area which could provide a fruit and vegetable area if so required. The gardens to two sides adjoin farmland. We cannot emphasise enough that the gardens have been extremely well tended and in all the property provides immense potential within a plot that is extremely hard to come by in these times.

DIRECTIONS 
From Truro City centre take the A39 to Falmouth passing on the left hand side the village of Playing Place. When reaching the roundabout at the beginning of the Carnon Downs by-pass, turn right for the village. Continue towards the village passing the Dentist's on the left hand side and when reaching the chicane, follow the road bearing left at the end towards Perranwell Station village. Drive the down the hill passing Mount Agar Road on the right hand side and shortly afterwards on the opposite side, a For Sale board has been erected marking the entrance to the driveway leading to our client's home. T1815

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08 January 2018

Nearest stations

  • Perranwell (1.1 mi)
  • Truro (3.2 mi)
  • Penryn (3.6 mi)
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3 Princes Street, Truro, TR1 2ES

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Nearest stations

  • Perranwell (1.1 mi)
  • Truro (3.2 mi)
  • Penryn (3.6 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 490047 Local call rate

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