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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Fort Austin Avenue, Eggbuckland

£650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Unique Detached Residence
  • Ample Parking And Double Garage
  • Extensive Grounds
  • Vegetable Garden & Orchard
  • Steeped In History
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Four Receptions
  • Beautiful Kitchen with Aga
  • Large Utility And Laundry Room
  • EPC E39 F30

Full description

Cross Keys Estates are delighted to offer to the market this truly unique residence situated on a private plot in one of Plymouths sought after locations. Steeped in character and history
The property is approached via a private drive which provides ample parking and a double garage. A charming timber framed porch gives a sense of grandeur. Internally an entrance vestibule leads to the spacious entrance hall. the hall houses a beautiful open stair case, as well as giving access to the dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, cloak room, and study. From the study, there is a beautiful feature door leading to a grand living room, formally a snooker room boasting lots of character. From the living room is the former gentleman's smoking room which is now a sitting room. In addition is a four piece bathroom, laundry, utility and boot room. On the first floor there are five bedrooms, large shower room and a spiral stair case leading to a studio/viewing room.
Externally there are extensive gardens to include a vegetable garden, orchard and formal gardens.

The Property - This delightful property is very unique and steeped in history. Accommodation is versatile offering a beautiful living room, kitchen, formal dining room, additional sitting room, study, laundry, large utility and bathroom on the ground floor. Whilst to the first floor are 4 double bedrooms and a large shower room. I addition to this there is a spiral staircase leading to a fantastic room which would be ideal as a studio as it is a beautiful viewing point.
The property is set within a very generous plot with ample parking, Double garage, a vegetable garden, orchard and formal gardens.

Property History - 'The Parapet' was built in 1904 by the Perkins family who were fairly renowned and wealthy Drapers in Plymouth. Originally built in 1904 as a wedding present for their son, the property was further extended in 1919 to include a snooker room, smoking room and two additional double bedrooms. The snooker room now contains two wall mounted plaques as a tribute to the son who sadly passed away during the First World War; one depicts the Royal Artillery Regiment and reads 'BELLUM', whilst the other shows a snooker set and reads 'PAX' - WAR & PEACE.

Entrance Vestibule -

Entrance Hall -

Cloakroom - 2.00m x 2.77m (6'7" x 9'1") -

Dining Room - 5.36m x 4.85m (17'7" x 15'11") -

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 4.04m x 4.62m (13'3" x 15'2") -

Utility Room - 5.18m x 2.77m (17'0" x 9'1") -

Boot Room -

Laundry Room - 2.00m x 2.51m (6'7" x 8'3") -

Study - 2.95m x 2.56m (9'8" x 8'5") -

Living Room - 5.45m x 6.98m (17'11" x 22'11") -

Sitting Room - 2.00m x 6.45m (6'7" x 21'2") -

Bathroom -

Landing -

Master Bedroom - 5.92m x 4.85m (19'5" x 15'11") -

Bedroom 2 - 4.04m x 4.90m (13'3" x 16'1") -

Bedroom 5 - 2.95m x 2.59m (9'8" x 8'6") -

Bedroom 3 - 4.04m x 4.04m (13'3" x 13'3") -

Shower Room - 3.66m x 1.70m (12'0" x 5'7") -

Landing -

Bedroom 4 - 3.05m x 4.24m (10'0" x 13'11") -

Viewing Room - 2.90m x 4.75m (9'6" x 15'7") -


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Added on Rightmove:
28 September 2018

Nearest stations

  • Plymouth (2.3 mi)
  • Devonport (3.2 mi)
  • Keyham (3.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Cross Keys Estate Agents Ltd, Plymouth

Cherry Tree House, 34 Mannamead Road, Mutley, Plymouth, PL4 7AF

01752 966157 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cross Keys Estate Agents Ltd, Plymouth

Cherry Tree House, 34 Mannamead Road, Mutley, Plymouth, PL4 7AF

01752 966157 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Plymouth (2.3 mi)
  • Devonport (3.2 mi)
  • Keyham (3.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cross Keys Estate Agents Ltd, Plymouth

Cherry Tree House, 34 Mannamead Road, Mutley, Plymouth, PL4 7AF

01752 966157 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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