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2 bedroom apartment for sale

PENRYN

Sold STC £185,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Surprisingly spacious 2nd floor flat
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Incredible views across the town & river
  • Moments from Penryn centre
  • Light open plan living space
  • Private use of fenced garden*
  • No onward chain
  • EPC = E

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

THE LOCATION Bank Flat is located just off Higher Market Street one of Penryn's most historical, central and attractive roads which means it is very sought after indeed and benefits from the free car park extremely nearby. The town is a historic and ancient market town with an active community and excellent everyday facilities including a nursery, primary and secondary schools. The town enjoys good communication with Falmouth via its bus service and train station, which links to Truro city and mainline Paddington. Penryn is enjoying something of a renaissance witnessed in the regeneration and development of Penryn's inner Harbour area providing riverside accommodation and extensive and exciting dining options. Penryn Campus is occupied by both Falmouth and Exeter Universities sharing buildings, facilities and services as part of the combined universities in Cornwall project; this recent transition into a University town is creating a real 'buzz' for the area. Falmouth town (approximately 2 miles) provides comprehensive shopping, schooling, business and leisure facilities and was recently voted 'the best place to live in the South West' in the prestigious Sunday Times guide.  

THE PROPERTY "Bank Flat" is in a superb tucked away position, yet moments from Penryn town centre with shops, pubs and cafe's on your doorstep! The flat is accessed via a public footpath between the Free Car park and Higher Market Street, head through the gate with 52 on it and in to the garden which is main laid to lawn with shrub borders. Head up the path to the front door and up the stairs to the flat.

Through the front door, the room opens to the large and impressive open plan living space, comprising a dining area, lounge and kitchen with breakfast bar and wonderful views down to Penryn River. There is also a balcony off, which also has the great views over the town and up the river. A hallway provides access to the two double bedrooms and bathroom.

All in all this flat offers much more than most and must be internally viewed to be appreciated.

 

ACCOMMODATION IN DETAIL (ALL MEASUREMENTS ARE APPROXIMATE)  

Through the gate marked 52, walk up the path and up two steps to the front door. 

HALLWAY Through the front door into the entrance hallway with space for under stair storage, coats and boots. Head up three flights of stairs to the apartment door. Windows on each landing level provides the stair case with natural light and towards the top, water views across to Penryn River. 

ENTRANCE Upon entering into the flat, the room opens to a wonderful and light living space comprising the dining area with balcony off, living area and kitchen. 

DINING AREA 14' 8" x 6' 3" (4.48m x 1.93m) The dining area is used to access the large balcony to the front with views across Penryn and over the river to Flushing. The dining room is also open and leads nicely through to the... 

OPEN PLAN LIVING ROOM 27' 7" x 15' 9" (8.42m x 4.81m) This superb living room has it all, great views, lots of space and light as well as a large balcony; making this feel like a really fun "Pad" in the heart of Penryn town. 8 m 42 cm x 4 m 81 cm 

LOUNGE AREA 15' 3" x 10' 5" (4.67m x 3.18m) Situated in the middle of the room with a chimney breast focal point that could once again hold a fire or stove. Light and airy with windows to two sides. 

KITCHEN 12' 2" x 9' 2" (3.72m x 2.80m) This contemporary kitchen has high gloss white doors to the base, drawer and eye level units. There is a roll top wood effect work surface with breakfast bar, an inset sink with drainer looking at the window to the view of Penryn River in the distance. There is a number of built in appliances including a dishwasher, oven, halogen hob and extractor fan. While there is space and plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tall fridge freezer. 

BEDROOM ONE 11' 8" x 11' 3" (3.58m x 3.45m) A light room with large side aspect crittle window and radiator beneath. Power points. 

BEDROOM TWO 12' 0" x 8' 3" (3.66m x 2.54m) A great size second bedroom with two side aspect windows, radiator and power points. 

BATHROOM 8' 3" x 5' 9" (2.52m x 1.77m) The white bathroom suite comprises a corner bath with electric shower above, a close coupled WC with push button flush and a pedestal wash hand basin. The room has been tiled with little blue mosaic tile and has a towel rail, radiator and side aspect obscured glazed window. 

GARDEN The garden is private and sunny, (*) the garden is used under licence at £50pa, this license has been enjoyed for over a decade and with mutual agreement from the freeholder; this would be able continue into the future. It is mainly laid to lawn and divided by a footpath to the front door and has shrub and fern boards.  

TENURE The property is leasehold with the remainder of 125 years from Sept 2004. The maintenance is covered on a ad-hock basis with a 20% cost share to the flat. The buildings insurance is also 20% of the total and was most recently £99pa.  


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14 June 2018

Nearest stations

  • Penryn (0.3 mi)
  • Penmere (1.6 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (2.3 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Penryn (0.3 mi)
  • Penmere (1.6 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (2.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Heather & Lay, Falmouth

3 Church Street, Falmouth, TR11 3DN

01326 455035 Local call rate

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