3 bedroom semi-detached house for saleFALMOUTH, Cornwall
- SEMI-DETACHED FOUR STOREY TOWN HOUSE
- THREE BEDROOMS
- THREE RECEPTION AREAS
- SPACIOUS ATTIC
- CENTRAL LOCATION
- POTENTIAL TO CREATE SEPARATE APARTMENT SUBJECT TO PLANNING CONSENT
Located in central Falmouth is this four storey, three bedroom, three reception room period town house which retains some period features with modern amenities.
The lower ground floor offers the opportunity, subject to planning consent, to create a separate apartment. The light attic space is an additional bonus along with the enclosed courtyard garden. Viewing is highly recommended.
This property is so convenient for the colourful harbourside town of Falmouth which boasts a wide range of business, shopping and leisure facilities right on the door step!
The town is famous for its creative buzz with many art galleries displaying contemporary works and venues showcasing independent films and live bands. The many reasons to visit the town centre include, the fascinating maritime heritage; the Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty along the Helford and Fal Rivers – perfect for walking and family days out; watersports; boat trips running from the pier and quay; and plenty of family friendly attractions. Falmouth is surrounded by several fantastic family friendly beaches and is known for its year round events calendar.
Falmouth’s maritime legacy and coastal culture is a huge part of its charm boasting world class watersports on its sheltered waters including gig rowing, kayaking, diving and regularly hosting sailing events such as Falmouth Regatta, and the Pendennis Cup.
Apart from the attractive old shops and many cafés and restaurants, Falmouth is the site of a thriving art school, which holds regular exhibitions. Falmouth Art Gallery may be visited free of charge and the National Maritime Museum is in the town centre. On the other side of The Moor on Killigrew Street is a flight of 111 stone steps known as Jacob's Ladder . There is a good view of the town for those who have the energy to climb up there.
There are many attractive old pubs in Falmouth, many of which serve food and some of which have occasional live music. The Falmouth Arts Centre is a venue for film and theatre and the Princess Pavilion hosts shows during the season. Falmouth also has an ever expanding University culture.
One of a pair of four storey period townhouses situated in a central Falmouth location. A small front garden area sets the property back from Windsor Terrace with a footpath leading to the front door and also to the granite steps. A painted wooden front door opens to an entrance area with a further period style wooden door opening to the inner hallway with exposed wooden floor boards throughout. Stairs rise to the other floors, stairs descend to the lower ground floor and a door opens through to the dual reception room to one side.
The open plan reception room, formerly two separate rooms, retains some lovely original features with sash windows to both front and rear ensuring light flows throughout. The front room houses a coal effect gas fire with slate plinth, tiled surround and wooden hearth, whilst to the rear a second area features an open fire place (not currently in use) again with slate plinth, ceramic tiled surround and wooden shelf over. The back window looks out over the enclosed garden and surrounding area.
From the hallway steps take you down to the kitchen and dining room, cloakroom and cupboard along with external access. The dining room features a sash window to the rear, recesses to either side of the chimney breast, steps up to the kitchen and door to the back entrance area. The spacious kitchen is fitted with a range of units and shelving, inset sink and drainer, cooker and with spaces for washing machine and tumble dryer under the granite effect work tops. There is ample room to house a kitchen table and chairs and there is a separate door out to granite steps leading to the front of the property. This entire floor could be converted into a self-contained apartment with its own private access should any prospective purchaser wish to alter the current configuration, subject to planning consent.
From the ground floor an attractive turning staircase with unique balustrades made with wood from the Packet Ships, bringing a touch of interest to the area. The bathroom is off the half landing to the rear and is fitted with a panelled bath, wall mounted pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, tiled walls and obscured high level UPVC double glazed window. A large double bedroom with wash hand basin is to the back of the property with a multi paned sash window providing a view out over the surrounding townscape and up towards Trevethan Road. To the front is a second good sized double bedroom and a further single bedroom. A second staircase rises to the lovely light attic with four large velux windows and exposed beams.
Property ref: 121_1775_2322125
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