6 bedroom detached house for sale

Gerrans, Portscatho, Truro

Offers in Excess of £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Outstanding Views Over Gerrans Bay & Surrounding Countryside
  • Five Bedrooms Plus A Self Contained 1 Bedroom Annexe
  • Ample Off Road Parking
  • Large Gardens & An Orchard
  • Versatile Layout
  • Perfect For Large Family Or Second Home With Income Potential
  • Abundance Of Countryside & Coastal Walks On Your Doorstep
  • Village Amenities Within Walking Distance
  • Portscatho & Large Sandy Beach Nearby
  • Huge Potential With Opportunity To Put Own Stamp On The Property

Full description

A large and versatile six bedroom, five bathroom home in the popular village of Gerrans including a self contained annexe with income potential. There is ample off road parking & large gardens situated on a substantial plot. Here you will find outstanding coastal views of Nare Head and Gull Rock as well as rolling countryside to the rear. Internal viewing is highly recommended.


The Property  
This generous double fronted 1930's house sits on an excellent size plot towards the south west fringes of Gerrans, with outstanding views over both the beautiful Gerrans Bay to the front and expansive views over the surrounding rolling countryside to the rear. Glenlorcan offers plentiful and flexible living accommodation as well as an attractively presented separate annexe suitable for holiday rental or long term letting. Located in a highly desirable area of Gerrans, the property is well located for access to the local amenities and abundance of coastal and countryside walks from the doorstep. Glenlorcan greets you with its spacious paved parking area bordered with a Cornish stonewall to the front and housing the property's original well. The well is no longer in use for the property's water supply but creates a focal point to the front and is still used by the owners to water the gardens.

Location: Gerrans and Portscatho 
The villages of Gerrans and Portscatho offer a range of shops for day-to-day requirements, a Post Office, Church, Doctor's surgery, two Pubs, Social Club and Squash Club and Gerrans Primary School is nearby. Sailing facilities and a boatyard are at Percuil just over two miles away. Portscatho has a small harbour and safe beaches. There are a number of other beaches plus many lovely country and coastal walks close at hand. The nearby famous fishing village of St Mawes, approximately 5 miles, offers many further facilities. Truro and St Austell are each approximately 15 miles by road whilst the King Harry Car Ferry provides a short cut to Truro, Falmouth and the far west.

The accommodation comprises:  
Ground Floor: Entrance Hall, Inner Hall, Study, Sun Room, Kitchen, Utility, Living Room, Dining Room. First Floor: Landing, Three Bedrooms with En Suite Facilities, Two Further Bedrooms, Family Bathroom, Loft Room. Annexe: Open Plan Kitchen / Living Room ? Bathroom , Bedroom. Outside: Large Parking area to front, Garden laid mainly to Lawn and Paved Patio to Rear, Pergola, Vegetable Patches and Orchard.

Brief Tour 
Entering the property you are met by a spacious entrance hall with tiled floor and a large window to the side making it an ideal coat and boot room. Further to this there is a second hall also with tiled floors providing a more formal reception space. The living room is a generous and bright room with its grand bay window to the front allowing light to flood through. There is also a chimney-breast with space for an electric fire and picture rails. Returning to the hall there is a door leading to the study which houses a large multi-fuel stove along with two integrated storage cupboards and an open passageway leading to the extended sun room. This room has a generous picture window overlooking the beautiful gardens and the double doors allow you to stroll out onto the rear patio. To the opposite side of the ground floor there is a spacious dining room again with chimney-breast and large window offering views over Gerrans Bay. To the rear of this is the generous kitchen with...

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large built in larder, granite worktops and commanding Elan electric stove. This room is truly the heart of this home. Further to the rear there is a handy utility room with space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble drier along with a number of additional storage cupboards. On the first floor are a total of five double bedrooms, three of which have en suite shower rooms. On the landing is a storage cupboard, a ladder to the loft space and doors leading to the bedrooms and family bathroom. The first bedroom you come across is bedroom one; this generous double bedroom has its own en suite shower room as well as expansive views over the rolling countryside to the rear. The next bedroom is bedroom two; situated to the front of the property this double room again offers an en suite shower room and also offers breathtaking views across Gerrans Bay.......

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The master bedroom occupies the front and centre of the first floor. The views are taken to another level via the grand bay window to the front. The largest of the bedrooms also comes with a built-in storage cupboard and a generous en suite shower room. Bedroom five again offers rolling countryside views along with a built-in storage cupboard and bedroom four is, again, a generous double currently used as a hobby room. The loft space has permanent ladder access, has been boarded, two Velux windows have been added to the rear. There is also access to further eaves storage. To the rear of the property is an interlinked annexe with generous double bedroom, bathroom and a large open plan living / dining / kitchen area. The annexe is finished to the highest possible level and boasts a built-in fridge freezer, dishwasher, oven and electric hob as well as an integrated stainless steel sink. The living area offers double doors out onto the garden's rear patio.

The Outside 
To the rear of Glenlorcan there is a grand stretching lawn with paved patio and walkway leading down to the garden's vegetable patch and orchard. To one side of the lawn sits a pergola, perfect for alfresco dining and enjoying watching the sun set over the country hills. The orchard is set to the right of the main lawn and has a pond along with a number of varying fruit trees and vines.

General Information 
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Telephone and television points. Economy 7 storage heaters.

Energy performance certificate rating E (49). 

Council tax band: main house : E, Annexe: A. 

Important Notice 
Every effort has been made with these details but accuracy is not guaranteed and they are not to form part of a contract. Representation or warranty is not given in relation to this property. An Energy Performance Certificate is available upon request. All negotiations must be with H Tiddy. Before proceeding to purchase, buyers should consider an independent check of all aspects of the property.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Falmouth Docks (3.8 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (4.2 mi)
  • Penmere (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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H Tiddy, St Mawes, Truro

The Square, St. Mawes, TR2 5AG

01326 455026 Local call rate

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H Tiddy, St Mawes, Truro

The Square, St. Mawes, TR2 5AG

01326 455026 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Falmouth Docks (3.8 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (4.2 mi)
  • Penmere (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

H Tiddy, St Mawes, Truro

The Square, St. Mawes, TR2 5AG

01326 455026 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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