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A superb detached 3/4 bedroom character cottage set within a rural location plus large tranquil gardens. Ideal location close to Truro.
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Arriving at this property through the gated entrance takes you into a setting of tranquillity. The pretty cottage sits looking over the large mature gardens and the countryside beyond which has to be seen. This historic former farm house believed to be built around 1650 has been lovingly transformed into a beautiful family home. From the front entrance you step into a stunning bright sitting room full of character and charm, with beamed ceilings, exposed stone fire place with log burning stove, to the delightful window seat.
From this room the staircase rises to the first floor, plus an entrance takes you through to the spacious dining room again with plenty of character, this room can also be used as a fourth bedroom. Staying on the ground floor is a luxury family bathroom tastefully decorated and incorporates a Jacuzzi style bath to relax in. To the rear of the property is a lovely country style kitchen set with a range style oven along with a selection of fitted units and tiled flooring.
On the first floor the character and charm continues with three bright bedrooms. The master bedroom has superb views over the gardens, and features an exposed stone wall with a period fire place, plus the benefit of an en- suite corner fitted shower room. Across the landing are two further spacious bedrooms again full of character and both having stunning views over the gardens.
The gardens to this cottage are an integral feature full of mature trees, shrubs, and flower beds with exotic plants. There are a number of secluded areas to the garden perfect for taking in the sun or for children to play and of course barbeques. The large sculptured lawn takes you through the gardens passing the tool shed around to a superb open fronted garden log cabin complete with log burning stove, fabulous for family parties or summer evenings. To one side of the cottage is a large double garage ideal for a workshop, along with plenty of parking for guests. There is also a further area which could have a second garage or the potential for an annex to be built subject to planning consent. Behind the property is a second shed along with a log store, plus a secluded garden ideal for breakfast in the sun.
The property has mains water and electricity. Private drainage via a septic tank. Solid fuel burner (in sitting room) which supplies the hot water and central heating, there is also a separate immersion heater for hot water. Council Tax Band D
The is positioned on the rural edge of the village of Threemilestone which has a wide range of amenities including a junior school, shops and post office, public house and a regular bus service connecting to Truro city centre. As well as these amenities there is also a doctors surgery and dental practise within close proximity to the property, as well as Richard Lander secondary school, Truro college and Royal Cornwall hospital. Truro, the capital of Cornwall, is situated at the head of the Fal Estuary in south Cornwall. Centred around its magnificent cathedral and the elegant Lemon Street, said to represent the finest example of Georgian architecture west of Bath, Truro has an excellent range of national and independent shops, restaurants and bars besides a choice of private and state schooling.
The nearby Perranporth resort is a seaside town on the north coast of Cornwall and is 1 mile east of the very popular village of St Agnes part of the Heritage Coastline, and around 8 miles south-west of Newquay. Another popular beach to the south coast is Gyllyngvase, one of the four beaches associated with Falmouth, south of Pendennis Castle , and within walking distance to the town centre.