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Whitehall Cottage, Old Tinhay, Lifton


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached cottage with field
  • Two bedrooms / two receptions
  • Private sunny garden
  • Huge potential for enlargement
  • Traditional features
  • Planning consent for two storey extension

Full description

Unique detached cottage with level field beside village and country. Two receptions/two bedrooms with consent for two storey extension. Many traditional features including exposed beam ceilings and roof timbers, slate floors and open fireplaces. Beside favoured village level country lane walks and access to good services. Convenient to A30 dual carriageway spine road. Private and sunny level garden adjoined by field with river boundary.Huge potential for enhancement. Rare opportunity. EPC to be confirmed.

Whitehall Cottage is a traditional dwelling of rendered solid walls beneath pitch roof with tiled cladding. The property has many traditional features throughout including exposed beam ceilings, exposed structural roof timbers and open fireplaces. The property has planning consent for a superb two storey extension providing an additional bedroom with ensuite and bathroom at first floor level, plus additional  bedroom/study and utility room at ground floor level.  A set of the drawings are available for scrutiny at the agents office. The property is part uPVC double glazed. 
 Whitehall Cottage is on the fringe of the Tinhay area of Lifton.  The property enjoys a rural  ‘away from it all’ atmosphere, yet is within easy level walking distance of the facilities of Tinhay and Lifton including two popular public houses, Church, doctors surgery, primary school,  post office/store and new community hall.

Lifton has good road links east and west, but is also convenient to the A30 dual carriageway spine road for Cornwall and Devon.  From the property there are pleasing level country lane walks of level topography.



Exposed beam ceiling, large stone open fire with clome oven and free standing boiler.  Slate floor.  Two matching double wall light fitments.

Exposed beam ceiling, slate floor, three frontage windows with deep sills and stone open fireplace housing log burner.  Two double wall light fitments and stairs to first floor.   

Exposed slay roof  timbers, slate floor and Belfast sink flanked by beech worktops and timber fronted wall and floor cupboard units.  Cooker with extractor hood.  Areas of shelving and plumbing and space for automatic washing machine.  Window to rear garden.

Half glazed door to rear garden.  Exposed timbers.

With slate floor.

Suite of bath, WC and wash hand basin against half  tiled wall.  Corner shower unit.  Quarry tiled floor.


Area with window to front capable of providing small third bedroom if required.  

Open to underside of roof with exposed roof timbers and window to front.  Wash hand basin in vanity unit.

Open to underside of roof with exposed roof timbers.  Airing cupboard with lagged hot water cylinder.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
30 August 2017


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