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5 bedroom detached house for sale


Sold STC £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautiful Period Home
  • Many Original Features
  • Sweeping Driveway
  • Formal Gardens
  • Five Bedrooms (In Total)
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Double Garage
  • Approx. 1 Acre

Full description

VIDEO/VIRTUAL TOUR AVAILABLE for this property. A handsome double fronted classic Victorian home of elegant proportions offering spacious, well arranged living accommodation set over 3 floors including 3 double bedrooms (master en-suite) and 2 further bedrooms in the attic, 2 reception rooms, 28' kitchen/family room complete with 'Aga', impressive conservatory spanning the full width of the property and specially designed to take full advantage of the stunning views. The grounds and gardens surrounding this property are particularly attractive with an abundance of well stocked borders, enjoying a sunny southerly aspect and featuring a delightful walled and secluded rear garden.

Reception Hall 
Ornate plaster ceiling rose and cornice. Dado rail. Decorative plaster arch. Turning open spindle staircase to the First Floor. Tall cast iron radiator with decorative ornate scrolling. Door to:

Sitting Room 
15' 9'' x 15' 0'' (4.80m x 4.57m)
Features open fire set within a marble fire surround with ornate cast iron inset, decorative tiled panels and marble hearth. Fitted cupboards with glass display shelving to either side of the chimney breast. Decorative coving and ceiling rose. Dado rail. Four wall lights. Radiator. Full height wooden shuttered window to front aspect.

Drawing Room 
16' 10'' x 12' 7'' (5.13m x 3.83m) (not including walk-in bay window)
Features ornate cast iron fireplace with decorative fire surround and marble panels over an original tiled hearth. Decorative ceiling rose. Panelled walls. Dado rail. Four wall lights. Two radiators. Walk-in bay window overlooking the side garden with a glazed door leading outside.

Kitchen/Family Room 
28' 5'' x 16' 0'' (8.65m x 4.87m)
A particularly impressive size open plan room, undoubtedly the heart of this fabulous home. The kitchen is centred around the LPG fired 'Aga' whilst the remainder of the room is warmed by a wood burning stove. This is a superb entertaining space and is currently divided as follows:-

Kitchen Area 
Fitted with a range of modern wall and base units with painted doors including a large dresser unit with storage cupboards and display shelving. Central island providing excellent storage with fitted slate worktop. Inset Belfast sink with mixer tap. Tiled splashbacks. 'Belling' range style cooker with halogen hob, oven, grill and warming drawers. Plumbing for dishwasher. Recess for tall fridge/freezer. Window to rear. Slate floor. Internal courtesy door to Garage.

Storage Room 
Useful storage area. Exposed beams and purlins. Site of solar panel inverter. Velux window to rear.

The property is approached via an impressive sweeping driveway leading to the front of the house where there is ample parking in front of the garage and a separate hardstanding ideal for a boat, caravan or trailer. To the side lies the front garden which is gently sloping and is mainly laid to lawn interspersed with mature trees and shrubs. The seating area is perfectly positioned to take advantage of the sunny, southerly aspect and the superb views extending along the Tamar Valley and the surrounding Cornish countryside. A small area of garden to the side of the house leads to the beautiful secluded walled rear garden, which, being walled, is a fabulous characterful feature of the house and includes a gently sloping lawn with mature specimen trees, plants and well stocked flowerbeds. Useful outbuildings including tool store and large shed housing the ride-on mower.

19' 0'' x 16' 0'' (5.79m x 4.87m)
Attached double garage with remote controlled automatic up and over door. Power and light connected. Internal door to Kitchen/Family Room.

Mains electricity. Mains water. Private drainage (septic tank). Oil-fired central heating. LPG gas fired 'Aga'.

Solar Panels 
The property has been fitted with solar panels which generates an income of circa £900 per year.

Council Tax Band 

For sale with no onward chain as our clients will move in to rented accommodation to suit the buyers' timescales.

A lean-to conservatory, of timber and glass construction, spans the full width of the property, from where superb views over the front gardens towards open countryside beyond can be enjoyed. There is an original tiled floor and full height sliding windows.

Entrance Hall 
Part glazed timber entrance door with granite step.

Painted white panels. White suite comprising panelled bath, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Exposed beams and purlins. Velux window to front. Door to:

Bedroom 2 
15' 0'' x 14' 7'' (4.57m x 4.44m)
Decorative coving and ceiling rose. Former fireplace set within an ornate plaster surround. Fitted storage cupboards to either side of the chimney breast. Radiator. Window to front aspect with super views along the Tamar Valley.

Bedroom 3 
17' 1'' x 13' 2'' (5.20m x 4.01m)
Plaster cornice and ceiling rose. Former fireplace with wooden surround and tiled insert. Built-in wardrobe. Wash hand basin set in vanity unit with storage cupboard below. Radiator. Bay window with window seat to side.

Family Bathroom 
Fully tiled with white suite and chrome fittings comprising hand basin set in vanity unit, low level WC, bidet and panelled bath with mixer tap and separate 'Mira' electric shower over. Two radiators. Window to front with views along the Tamar Valley.

Second Floor Landing 
Access to eaves storage space. Exposed purlins. Access to two further bedrooms which could be used in a number of ways, perhaps as a bedroom plus hobby room for a child, or being on their own top floor, could be used as a wholly independent annexe, complete with bathroom.

Bedroom 4 
17' 3'' x 10' 1'' (5.25m x 3.07m)
Exposed beams and purlins. Radiator. Window to rear. Internal connecting door to Bedroom 5.

Bedroom 5 
25' 2'' x 17' 5'' narrowing to 10' 9" (7.66m x 5.30m narrowing to 3.27m)
Currently used as a study. Exposed beams and purlins. Radiator. Velux windows to front and rear.

Video / Virtual Tour on You Tube

Dining Area 
Excellent space for a family sized table and chairs. Slate flooring. Seating area. Small log burning stove set within a period fire surround with slate hearth. Large original storage cupboards to either side of the chimney breast. Radiator. Decorative coving. Slate floor. Full height shuttered window to the front aspect.

Rear Hall 
Tiled floor. Ample coat hanging space. Understairs storage cupboard. Radiator. Door to:

A coloured two piece suite to comprise; low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback. Tiled floor. Radiator. Obscure window to rear.

Rear Conservatory 
Of timber construction, spanning the full width of the property. Useful storage area with stone floor, slate shelving and oil-fired central heating boiler. Covered well (9m deep). Windows overlooking the rear garden. Part glazed doors leading outside.

Utility Room 
8' 3'' x 7' 7'' (2.51m x 2.31m)
Twin bowl ceramic sink unit with mixer tap. Decorative ceramic wall tiling. Plumbing for washing machine. Recess for tumble dryer. Tiled floor. Window to side aspect.

Gardener's WC 
High flush WC. Stone floor. Coat hanging and boot storage. Door to Garage.

First Floor Half Landing 
A swept head window to rear allowing natural light into the hall, stairs and landing. Door provides access to stairs rising to the Second Floor.

Main Landing 
Decorative coving. Dado rail. Radiator. Access to three large double bedrooms, as follows:

Bedroom 1 
15' 0'' x 14' 6'' (4.57m x 4.42m)
Decorative coving. Ceiling rose. Built-in storage cupboards with display shelving. Radiator. Window to front aspect with super views along the Tamar Valley. Archway to:

Dressing Room 
Built-in wardrobes. Separate storage cupboard with shelving. Built-in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder with ample linen shelving. Door to:

Fully tiled en-suite with white suite with chrome fittings to comprise; low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and fully enclosed spa shower with programmable shower settings. Heated towel rail. Radiator. Window to rear.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 September 2016


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