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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Penpol, DEVORAN, Cornwall

Sold STC £600,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached house
  • Situated in the highly desirable area of Penpol
  • Generous sized plot
  • 4 well-proportioned bedrooms
  • 4 spacious reception rooms
  • Double garage with workshop area
  • Ample off street parking
  • Fabulous colourful gardens
  • Superb creek views looking towards Restronguet Point

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Boasting a truly enviable position with superb creek views over Penpol and onward towards Restronguet Point this grand detached property is new to the market for the first time in over 40 years. Originally built in 1934 the property has been extended on several occasions to dramatically increase the original footprint. There is an element of updating and modernisation required and this provides an exciting opportunity for the next purchaser. Accommodation comprises; entrance hallway, WC , family bathroom, dual aspect lounge with floor to ceiling height feature fireplace, 3 spacious reception rooms and kitchen. To the first floor; cloakroom, 4 well-proportioned bedrooms, including a 22ft master bedroom with stunning views down the creek and towards Trolver Croft. The property commands a fabulous plot with beautifully maintained colourful gardens with mature plants and shrubs looking down the creek. There is also the additional benefit of a double garage with a workshop area to the side and off street parking for several cars.

Situated in one of the most sought after locations within the exceptionally desirable village of Penpol. Restronguet Creek leads out to the well renowned sailing waters of the Carrick Roads. The Harbour town of Falmouth lies some 7 miles distant, while the City of Truro, the financial, retail and commercial heart of the county with an eclectic range of shops, schooling and entertainment facilities lies some 4 miles distant.

The villages of Devoran, Carnon Downs and Feock all provide further local amenities and primary schooling. A short distance away lies the National Trust gardens at Trelissick and the King Harry ferry to the Roseland Peninsula.

The city of Truro is the retail and commercial centre of Cornwall, with the famous Cathedral lying at its heart. The city offers a unique mix of independent shops and multiples as well as an excellent collection of art galleries, bars, restaurants, night clubs, cinema, The Hall for Cornwall and the Royal Cornwall Museum. The city is steeped in history and features many wonderful Georgian terraced streets which are rivalled only in the west by Bath. There are also a number of fine municipal gardens including Boscawen Park and Victoria Gardens, which have in the past won many awards in the Britain In Bloom competition. The city also lies at the centre of the Cornish transport network and has a mainline station to London Paddington.

Property ref: 121_2555_4527566

A spacious L-shaped hallway with a double glazed window out to the side aspect and a set of double glazed French doors out into to the front garden. A galleried staircase ascends to the first floor and doors lead through to the cloakroom, shower room, dining room, lounge and second reception room. Two radiators.

Low level WC and wall mounted wash hand basin with separate hot and cold taps over. Frosted window out to the rear aspect. Tiled walls.

A three piece bathroom suite comprising of a walk in shower cubicle with glass door and electric shower over set in tile surround. Panelled bath and a pedestal wash hand basin. Frosted window out to the rear elevation extractor fan and radiator. The walls are part tiled.

24' 8" x 12' 10" (7.52m x 3.91m) A generous, dual aspect, reception room with two double glazed window out to the side aspect and a double glazed bay window looking out over the established front gardens. Feature stone fireplace built by the current vendor stretching from floor to ceiling. The fire itself is set on a granite hearth. Coving. Two radiators. TV point. A further door then leads back through to the hallway.

12' 10" x 11' 11" (3.91m x 3.63m) (plus the bay window) Arranged over two levels with a series of steps linking the two levels together. Double glazed bay window out to the front aspect overlooking the well maintained and beautiful gardens. Pendant lighting.

12' 10" x 11' 11" (3.91m x 3.63m) Double glazed window out to the rear aspect. A range of wall and base units with a roll edge work top over. Space for a cooker. Floor standing Worcester central heating boiler. Radiator. Archway leading through to:-

12' x 9' 5" (3.66m x 2.87m) Dual aspect with double glazed windows out to the rear and side aspect. Door leading through to an inner hallway that in turn connects through to the garage. There are a range of wall and base units with roll edge work top over and tiled splash backs. Two inset dual stainless steel sinks and drainer with chrome mixer tap over. Space for washing machine, dishwasher and under counter fridge or freezer. The walls are part tiled and there is a further door leading through to:-

14' 5" x 12' (4.39m x 3.66m) Dual aspect with double glazed window out to the front and side aspect. Radiator. Pendant lighting.

Spacious landing with doors leading off to all bedrooms and upstairs cloakroom. Light is provided by a window out to the rear aspect. Radiator. Airing cupboard. Loft access via loft hatch.

Double glazed frosted window to the rear elevation. Low level WC. Wash hand basin and radiator.

22' x 12' 11" (6.71m x 3.94m) (maximum measurements with restricted head height) A superbly proportioned master bedroom with two sets of double glazed windows out to the side aspects and a further double glazed window out to the front elevation with stunning creek side views as well as looking towards Trolver Croft. Two pedestal wash hand basins with separate hot and cold water taps over with tiled splash backs. Two radiators. Two storage cupboards.

12' 10" x 10' 4" (3.91m x 3.15m) (restricted head height) Double glazed window to the side aspect. Pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap over. Radiator. Storage cupboard.

10' 11" x 9' 10" (3.33m x 3.00m) (plus door recess) Light room with two sets of double glazed windows out to the side and front aspect with beautiful creek views. Pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap over. Storage cupboard and radiator.

Double glazed window to the front elevation creek views. Built in wardrobe and drawers with inset sink with separate hot and cold water taps over. Radiator.

23' 8" x 23' 8" (7.21m x 7.21m) A spacious area with workshop space to the rear. There are two windows out to the rear aspect overlooking the vineyard. Two up and over doors. Light and power. There is also eve storage.


The gardens are predominantly to the side and front of the property bordered by high established hedging. The property itself occupies a fantastic size plot with a wide range of mature plants, trees and shrubs sporadically planted around the garden to incorporate meandering lawned pathways. To the side of the property there is an established vineyard. The property benefits from a beautifully sunny aspect catching the daytime sunshine and the views stretch down the creek.

To the rear of the property there is a large hard standing area providing ample off street parking for several cars. Part bordered by a range of plants and shrubs. The hard standing area continues to the entrance of the double garage and there are a set of steps with a hand rail to one side leading to the rear entrance door.

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15 November 2017

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