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3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale


Sold STC £285,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached bungalow residence
  • First time for sale since construction
  • 3 bedrooms
  • Requiring updating
  • Deep level gardens
  • Huge scope for extension or loft conversion
  • Close to amenities
  • No onward chain and immediate vacant possession

Full description

Enjoying a quiet yet highly convenient position, within easy walking distance of Constantine's excellent day-to-day amenities, a broad detached bungalow residence, for sale for the first time since built in early 1950's, providing well proportioned 3-bedroomed accommodation, requiring updating, with driveway parking, attached garaging and deep level gardens - available for sale with the added benefit of no onward chain and immediate vacant possession.

The Property - Built in the early 1950's by the current owners uncle for their parents, and now to be sold for the first time, 5 Bowling Green enjoys a quiet yet highly convenient position within easy walking distance of Constantine's excellent day-to-day amenities.

Number 5 is offered for sale with the added benefit of immediate vacant possession and no onward chain, providing well proportioned three-bedroomed accommodation, requiring updating, and also providing huge scope for further extension, redevelopment for loft conversion if required.

The current accommodation is well proportioned providing kitchen/dining room which overlooks the deep rear gardens, sitting room, two double bedrooms, four-piece bathroom suite and further single bedroom that was originally the entrance hall.

Externally, the gardens are deep and of a good size with driveway parking for one, maybe two cars to the front, in addition to the attached garage with good sized level, enclosed rear garden with detached workshop.

All-in-all, Number 5 is a detached bungalow residence requiring updating with further potential if required and with the added benefit of being for sale with no onward chain and immediate vacant possession. An early viewing appointment is strongly recommended.

The Location - 5 Bowling Green occupies an attractive setting on the southern side of the village, facing south west, close to nearby countryside walks which lead to Scott's Quay and Polwheveral Creek on the Helford River. Excellent day-to-day amenities are within the village and walking distance of the property, including: doctors surgery, church, active social/sports club, public house, hairdressers, two convenience stores, one with excellent off-license, highly regarded county primary school, regular bus service and active community all, The Tolmen Centre.

The port of Falmouth and former market town of Helston, are approximately eight and six miles distance respectively, provides secondary schooling and an excellent range of shops and commercial facilities. Falmouth is renowned for it's safe sandy bathing beaches, sub-tropical gardens and unrivalled day-sailing facilities on the Fal Estuary, Falmouth Bay and Helford River, easily accessed from nearby Gweek, Port Navas and Helford Passage.

The Accommodation Comprises - (All dimensions being approximate)

Side entrance: uPVC double glazed door to the:-

Kitchen/Dining Room - 5.15m x 3.64m (16'10" x 11'11" ) - A dual aspect room with two uPVC double glazed windows overlooking the rear garden. Roll-top worksurfaces with cupboards and drawers under, matching wall units and tiled splashbacks. Inset stainless steel sink with mixer tap and drainer. Integral oven and grill with four-ring electric hob over. Eurostar oil fired boiler. Cupboard housing the hot water tank with slatted shelf over. Radiator. Small pane obscure glazed door to the central hallway and sitting room.

Sitting Room - 6.65m x 3.91m (21'10" x 12'10") - Bay window to the front elevation. uPVC double glazed windows overlooking the front garden and enjoying countryside views. Fireplace with tiled surround, hearth and mantel. Double radiator.

Central Hallway - Small pane glazed door from the kitchen/dining room. Small pane obscure glazed timber doors to the three bedrooms and bathroom.

Bedroom One - 4.66m x 3.96m (15'3" x 12'11" ) - Bay window with uPVC double glazed window (not included on the overall measurement), overlooking the front gardens, bungalows opposite to surrounding countryside. Stripped timber flooring. Double radiator. Fireplace with tiled surround, hearth and mantel.

Bedroom Two - 3.37m x 3.61m (11'0" x 11'10") - uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Double radiator. Stripped timber floorboards.

Bedroom Three - 1.68m x 3.99m (5'6" x 13'1") - Originally the front entrance hallway. uPVC double glazed door to the front elevation. Radiator.

Bathroom - 2.49m x 2.64m (8'2" x 8'8") - Four-piece suite comprising corner bath, low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin and tiled shower cubicle with electric Triton shower. Tiled walls to dado height. Obscure uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation. Double doors to shelved cupboard.

The Exterior -

To The Front - Driveway to the side of the property providing parking for one, maybe two, cars leading to the attached garage.

Attached Garage - 2.28m x 6.62m (7'5" x 21'8" ) - Up-and-over door. Mono-pitched roof with potential for additional storage over if required. Door and window opening onto the rear garden.

Front Garden - Elevated from the road and laid to lawn with surrounding borders.

Gated gravel path leads alongside the bungalow to the entrance and onto the rear garden.

Rear Garden - Approximately 16m x 20m, well enclosed, level and laid to lawn with two mature apple trees.

Workshop - 2.18m x 5.57m (7'1" x 18'3" ) - Roof height approximately 1.80m.

Agent's Note - A Mundic Test was carried out on 22 September 2017 – resulting in an A2 Classification. For information RICS guidelines are ‘As new tests are carried out, the concrete classifications A1, A2 and A3 will be used to define mortgageable properties, while concrete Classes B and C will define properties that remain unmortgageable.’

General Information -

Services - Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected to the property. Telephone points (subject to supplier's regulations). Oil fired central heating.

Council Tax - Band D - Cornwall Council.

Tenure - Freehold.

Possession - Immediate vacant possession upon completion of the purchase with the added benefit of no onward chain.

Viewing - By telephone appointment with the vendors' Sole Agents - Laskowski & Company, 28 High Street, Falmouth, TR11 2AD. Telephone: 01326 318813.

Directional Note - From Falmouth, follow the signs to the village of Constantine. Proceed through the village, passing both stores on the left-hand side, immediately after the second store (the Spar shop), turn left before the thatched cottage, signposted to Gweek. Within 100 yards, turn first left and proceed down the hill with the churchyard on the left-hand side. Continue along this road, which becomes the Bowling Green, passing the entrance to Parc Monga on the right-hand side, Number 5 will be found shortly after on the left-hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 September 2017

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