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8 bedroom detached house for sale

Lower East Street, St. Columb Major, Cornwall, TR9


Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II * Listed Architect Designed Residence
  • 3 Reception Rooms and a spacious Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • 8 Bedrooms (1 en-suite) family bathroom & shower room
  • Approx 3 acres of gardens and grounds
  • Padstow and Wadebridge approximately 9 miles distant
  • Planning consent for a 5 bedroom detached house

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Penmellyn House is an impressive detached Grade II (starred) listed period residence believed to have been designed by architect William White renowned for his part in 19th century gothic revival architecture.

Penmellyn House was built in 1855 of stone rubble with stone dressings and surmounted by a high roof with crested ridge tiles, the main gable has a bellcote and bell. The premises are believed to have been a former doctor's surgery.

The entrance hall way and staircase are of a particular note, the magnificent staircase with tiled and slate treads is complimented by a free flying handrail and there is a servants service staircase to the rear.

The accommodation comprises three impressive reception rooms, a modern kitchen/breakfast room, family bathroom, shower room, en-suite bedrooms and two cloakrooms.

A mains gas fired central heating system is installed.

Penmellyn House sits in delightful grounds which extend to approximately 3 acres and include formal gardens, organic vegetable garden, baby orchard, wild woodland and wild flower meadow.

The current Vendors have successfully gained planning consent in perpetuity under planning application PA15/04165 for the erection of a two storey detached dwelling and detached garage and information is available in regard from the Vendors Agents.

Penmellyn House is conveniently located on the edge of the town of St Columb Major. It is approximately 9 miles of the harbour town of Padstow which offers an excellent range of restaurants including Rick Stein's Seafood Restaurant.

St Columb Major offers a range of shops and amenities including a Post Office, Co-op Supermarket, convenience store, butchers, chemist, several public houses and Lloyds bank.

The former market town of Wadebridge is approximately 9 miles distant.

Mawgan Porths magnificent sandy bay is just 5 miles distant which adjoins the delightful stretch of coast to Bedruthan Steps which has been designated an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Cornwall Newquay Airport is approximately 4 miles away and offers flights to a number of destinations.

AGENTS NOTE - Details of the Grade II (starred) listings are available upon request from the Vendors Agents, together with details of the four mature trees which are covered by a Tree Preservation Order.

Located within the grounds and accessed via a separate shared driveway is a level building plot, with detailed planning consent in perpetuity under planning application PA15/04165 for the erection of a two storey detached dwelling and detached garage with associated drainage and access drive. The consent allows for a five bedrooms, two reception room dwelling with showe room, utility room, family bathroom and en-suite facility.
From Webbers Newquay office proceed along Narrowcliff / Henver Road. Take the B3058 for Wadebridge / St. Columb Major, following the signs for St. Columb Major. Upon entering the St Columb Major drive through the town, passing the Red Lion pub and the Church, both on your left hand side. At the T-junction turn left. Drive down the road passing The Coaching Inn on the right hand side. Take the next right turn and as you turn right the gateway to Penmellyn is located on the left.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 January 2017


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