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5 bedroom detached house for sale

St Ann's Chapel, Gunnislake

Withdrawn from Market £495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Large Family Home
  • Detached
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • 25' Kitchen Breakfast Room
  • Double Glazed
  • Centrally Heated
  • Period Features
  • Large Garden
  • Separate Barn/Workshop

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION Located in a quiet and secluded position, away from main roads, in a sizeable plot and benefiting from super views extending over the Tamar Valley towards Plymouth Sound.


St Anns Chapel is a small village situated approximately one mile from Gunnislake which is situated alongside the River Tamar with a good range of shops and primary schools, and public houses. There is an excellent playing field nearby and walks abound. Gunnislake is approximately 20 miles by road from Plymouth and 5 miles from both Callington and Tavistock. There is a regular train service to Plymouth city centre and good bus service to both Tavistock and Callington.  

DESCRIPTION A large detached family home, old in parts but significantly remodelled to provide very spacious and comfortable family living accommodation arranged over two floors with the principal rooms benefiting from super views extending over the Tamar Valley towards Plymouth Sound in the distance.

The property is beautifully appointed with high quality fixtures and fittings. A side extension provides a 25ft kitchen/breakfast room with partly glazed roof and the bathroom and ensuite facilities have been renewed. The property benefits from good quality PVCu double glazing throughout and is warmed by gas fired central heating.  

The house stands in its own sizeable garden with a sweeping driveway leading to a parking/turning area. Adjacent to the house is a substantial detached stone-built barn/workshop which could be put to a variety of uses.  

ACCOMMODATION Reference made to any fixture, fittings, appliances or any of the building services does not imply that they are in working order or have been tested by us. Purchasers should establish the suitability and working condition of these items and services themselves.

The accommodation, together with approximate room sizes, is as follows: 

ENTRANCE DOOR Half glazed hardwood entrance door with matching side panels beneath a deep stone portico. 

RECEPTION HALL Practical tiled entrance; step up to the oak floored reception hall with stairs off to first floor; radiator. Doors to: 

SITTING ROOM 24' x 12' 7" (7.32m x 3.84m) A large, light and airy room with two fireplaces, one decorative and one housing a Jotul woodburning stove; two radiators; fitted shelving; windows to side and rear; bay window overlooking front garden. 

DINING ROOM 12' 7" x 12' 4" (3.84m x 3.76m) Decorative cast iron range cooker set deep into fireplace recess; fitted display shelving; two radiators; window to side; bay window overlooking front garden. 

FAMILY ROOM 12' 5" x 10' 6" (3.78m x 3.2m) Former fireplace now housing an impressive looking safe; fitted shelving; radiator; window to side. 

CLOAKROOM Low flush WC; vanity wash handbasin with storage cupboard under; ample coat hanging; light activated extractor fan. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 25' 7" x 12' 4" (7.8m x 3.76m) The heart of this home is undoubtedly the large open plan kitchen/breakfast room, extended to the side with a partly glazed roof; fully fitted with a modern range of wall and base units with dark wood frontages and square edged worksurfaces over, incorporating a one and a half bowl stainless steel single drainer sink unit with mixer tap over; eye level double oven; four ring halogen hob with glass and stainless steel extractor canopy over; integral dishwasher; space and plumbing for American-style fridge/freezer; island unit; ample space for a family sized table and chairs; floorstanding Worcester Bosch central heating boiler; practical tiled floor; dual aspect windows to side elevations. Half glazed PVCu door to outside and terrace. 


LANDING Access to roof space; built-in shelved linen cupboard; radiator. Doors to: 

BEDROOM ONE 15' 10" x 13' (4.83m x 3.96m) Ornate cast iron fireplace; radiator; window to side; bay window to front with views. Doors to: 

ENSUITE White suite comprising large panelled bath; separate fully tiled shower cubicle with mains shower over, vanity wash handbasin with fitted storage unit, low flush WC with concealed cistern; chrome heated towel rail; oak flooring; illuminated mirror; spotlighting; extractor fan; opaque window to rear. 

DRESSING ROOM (BEDROOM FIVE) 9' 10" x 8' 8" (3m x 2.64m) Currently used as a dressing room but could easily be repurposed as a nursery, study or additional bedroom, as required. Radiator; window to front with views. 

BEDROOM TWO 12' 7" x 10' 10" (3.84m x 3.3m) Radiator; bay window to front with views. 

BEDROOM THREE 12' 5" x 9' 4" (3.78m x 2.84m) Radiator; dual aspect windows to side and rear. 

BEDROOM FOUR 11' 9" x 10' 6" (3.58m x 3.2m) maximum Fitted wardrobing and drawer set; fitted workstation and shelving; radiator; window to rear. 

FAMILY BATHROOM White suite comprising panelled P-bath with mains mixer shower over and curved shower screen, vanity wash handbasin with storage cupboard under, low flush WC; chrome heated towel rail; generous mosaic ceramic wall tiling; oak flooring; spotlighting; extractor fan; opaque window to side. 

OUTSIDE: From a quiet parish lane, a sweeping driveway leads to the private parking and turning area adjacent to the large garden which is predominantly laid to lawn and interspersed with matures plants, trees and shrubs. Immediately in front of the house is a large paved terrace, perfect for entertaining, whilst to the side, steps lead up to a raised block paved terrace, located off the kitchen/breakfast room, which is perfect for eating al-fresco and enjoying the super views.  

THE BARN Adjacent to the house there is a detached stone-built barn of generous proportions which could be used as a workshop, to provide dry storage or converted in accordance with the necessary planning consents and building regulations. 

SERVICES Mains gas, mains electricity, mains water and mains drainage. 

OUTGOINGS We understand this property is in band 'C' for Council Tax purposes.  

VIEWING By appointment with MANSBRIDGE BALMENT on 01822 612345. 

DIRECTIONS Leave Tavistock via the A390 heading towards Callington and Cornwall. Pass over the River Tamar at New Bridge and continue up the hill to Gunnislake. Pass through the village of Gunnislake and continue on to St Anns Chapel. After a short distance, turning left immediately after the barber shop, heading towards Metherell and Harrowbarrow. Continue for another fifty yards where the entrance to the property will be found on the right hand side.. 

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06 March 2017


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