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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Stithians, Truro, Cornwall, TR3

Guide Price £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Tranquill Valley Setting
  • Period Features
  • Kitchen/Breakfast room
  • Utility Room
  • Sitting Room
  • 4 Bedrooms (One En-suite)
  • Family Bathroom
  • Glorious Gardens & Paddocks

Full description

An outstanding Grade II Listed former Miller's Cottage lovingly restored and updated by its current owners, boasting a wealth of traditional features. Tranquil valley setting. 2 Reception rooms, 4 bedrooms (1 en-suite), family bathroom. Large landscaped gardens with waterfall and stream, two pony paddocks, 2.24 acres. Useful outbuildings.

Situation - Tretheague Mill is one of three properties situated in an idyllic, picturesque valley setting on the fringe of the popular village of Stithians. This former miller's cottage has the ruins of the original mill within the gardens whilst the bakery and the original grain store barns are other properties situated close by.
Stithians is an attractive village with a pretty church and clusters of granite cottages interspersed with more recent buildings. The surrounding countryside offers a variety of scenic walks and bridal paths leading to Stithians Lake, which is considered to be one of the county's finest inland sailing locations. With an excellent range of day to day amenities, the village offers facilities that include a well regarded primary and pre-school, doctors' surgery, village hall, post office/general store and The Seven Stars public house.
There is a mainline rail connection to London Paddington at Truro together with regular flights departing from Newquay Airport.

Description - This outstanding Grade II listed former miller's cottage dates back to the 17th Century and over recent years has been subject to a loving restoration by its current owners, sympathetically enhancing the traditional features. The cottage has a mixture of solid oak, granite sets and flag stone flooring, complemented with oak doors, together with bespoke hardwood windows and exposed beam ceilings.
On the ground floor, the large kitchen/breakfast room has a door to the front and a beautiful bespoke kitchen with integral appliances, granite worktops and walk in larder with slate shelving. A four oven Aga sits within an magnificent granite fireplace with a second fireplace in the breakfast area housing a wood burning stove. The sitting room has an attractive exposed Cornish stone wall with a door and windows to the front and side with a freestanding wood burning stove sitting on a Cornish slate hearth. The utility room has a door leading to the front with bespoke cupboards, oak worktops over and stainless steel sink with space for washing machine. . A further cupboard houses the central heating boiler.
The guest suite/bedroom is located on the ground floor with beautifully appointed en-suite shower facilities. The spacious master bedroom has windows to the front and rear gardens with an attractive exposed Cornish stone wall and triple built in wardrobes. The two further double bedrooms both have built in wardrobes, one with a period Victorian cast iron fireplace. The beautifully appointed bathroom has a velux window and a decretive arched window to the side with bath and walk in shower.

Outside - The property is approached over a granite sett driveway with parking for several vehicles. The original mill stones have been used to create attractive patio areas with two large lawn areas surrounded by profusely stocked flower beds. The rear garden is terraced and landscaped with an attractive bluebell coppice, and a waterfall and stream that trickles through the garden. There are numerous outbuildings, a workshop, garden shed and wood store. The property also benefits from a small wooded area and two pony paddocks. 2.24 acres.

Directions - On entering Stithians go out of the other side of the village heading towards Rame. Pass Tretheague Manor on the right, go over the bridge, up the hill and take the next turning on the right hand side signed towards Tretheague Mill. On entering the hamlet the property will be found, second on the right hand side.

Viewings - Strictly by prior appointment with Stags Truro office on 01872 264488.

Services - Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Added on Rightmove:
25 March 2016


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