6 bedroom detached house for sale

College Hill, Penryn, Cornwall, TR10

Guide Price £545,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Handsome Period Residence
  • Traditional Features
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen
  • 6 Bedrooms (2 En-Suite Cloakrooms)
  • Family Bathroom
  • Detached Garage
  • Garden With Views

Full description

A substantial Grade II Listed period residence set on the southern edge of Penryn offering well-presented accommodation over three floors. 2 Reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, 6 bedrooms (2 with en-suite cloakrooms), family bathroom. Garage, driveway and delightful garden.

Situation - Penryn is an ancient and historic former market town with an active community and good facilities that include shops, restaurants, public houses and primary and secondary schools. The town is also the location of the University of Cornwall at Tremough and enjoys excellent communications with nearby Falmouth.
 
Falmouth is a colourful and bustling town, yachting haven and site of one of the world's largest and most beautiful natural harbours, opening onto the fine day sailing waters of the Carrick Roads. Once one of the busiest commercial ports in Britain and now recognised as one of the most sought after locations on the south coast, the town offers an exciting range of restaurants, bars and galleries together with the landmark National Maritime Museum. In addition there are excellent shopping facilities together with a wide variety of banking, schooling and leisure amenities.
 
Within approximately 10 miles is the cathedral city of Truro which now forms the commercial heart of the county and offers an excellent range of amenities including a fine array of shops. There are golf course at Falmouth, Budock Vean, Killiow and Truro whilst the surrounding coastline offers unspoilt sandy beaches and scenic walks.
 
There is a branch line railway station at Falmouth which links into Truro where the main line affords direct access to London Paddington.

The Property - Believed to date from the late 18th or early 19th Century, College House is a handsome Grade II Listed period residence set on the southern edge of the town.
 
With a striking stone and granite front elevation, this substantial three storey residence is well-presented throughout and boasts a number of traditional features including an attractive fireplace, working shutters and exposed timber floor in the Sitting Room together with a turning staircase and four paned sash windows.
 
Extending to some 2,200 sq ft in size, the property is a wonderful family home that includes two formal Reception Rooms and a Kitchen/Breakfast room on the ground floor. At first floor level there are four Bedrooms together with a generous family Bathroom that includes a roll top bath. Rising to the second floor are two character Bedrooms with exposed A-frame roof timbers and En- Suite Cloakrooms.

Outside - College House is approached through a large cast iron gate set in a stone wall to a broad brick paved driveway that affords parking and direct access to the substantial detached Garage/Workshop.
 
The brick paving continues across the front of the property and around to the opposite side with the principal lawned garden being level and stretching away from the front. Surrounded by well stocked flower and shrub borders, the garden includes a timber Shed and unusually an old red telephone box!
 
Continuing to the rear, there is a delightful secluded low maintenance garden, again with flower and shrub borders and paved seating areas.

Viewing - Strictly and only by prior appointment with Stags' Truro office on 01872 264488.

Directions - Drive down into Penryn on the B3292 passing over the river towards Falmouth. Shortly after passing through the traffic lights, on a sweeping left-hand corner, turn right towards Constantine, Gweek and Mawnan Smith. Stay on this road and on a sharp left-hand corner turn right and continue along this lane passing Rosemullion Vets. Immediately after the veterinary surgery, turn left into College Hill and College House is the first property on the left-hand side.

Services - Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage. Gas fired central heating.

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


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 July 2018

Nearest stations

  • Penryn (0.5 mi)
  • Penmere (1.4 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (2.1 mi)
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Stags, Truro

61 Lemon Street, Truro, TR1 2PE

01872 490038 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Stags, Truro

61 Lemon Street, Truro, TR1 2PE

01872 490038 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Penryn (0.5 mi)
  • Penmere (1.4 mi)
  • Falmouth Town (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Stags, Truro

61 Lemon Street, Truro, TR1 2PE

01872 490038 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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