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Guide Price Range from 550,000 to 575,000
An exceptional extended 4/5 bedroom detached stone farm cottage with a wealth of character and charm. Set within a former farm dated around 1850. This property is a perfect hideaway and would make a lovely family home or holiday property.
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This is a bold detached granite former farmhouse dating from around 1850. The property sits central to the former farm with the existing stone barns also converted to accommodation. Arriving at the property you are greeted with the large garden that sweeps towards the property. The farmhouse has been extended and refurbished to create a family property with character and charm.
You enter the property via a large double glazed entrance conservatory also used to sit and take in the garden. Stepping into the property takes you to a spacious open plan kitchen/dining room with beamed ceiling and timber flooring. The kitchen has been hand built to a country cottage style with granite work surfaces, electric oven and hob, oil AGA plus exposed stone walls adding to the character. From the dining area a wide original turning staircase rises to the first floor. Staying on the ground floor set behind the kitchen is a study again with granite features.
To the opposite side of the dining room is a superb sitting room with a grand inglenook granite fire place plus a fantastic granite floor, perfect for the winter nights or to stay cool in the summer. From this room you can also access the hall/boot room, separate wc and the modern fitted utility room, plus a spacious guest bedroom which has double doors opening out to the garden, this could also make a great home office space.
Arranged over the first floor are four bedrooms and a luxury family bathroom. To one end of the property is the bright large master bedroom with a feature stone fire place. There is also a dressing area, airing cupboard and a modern en-suite shower room. There are two further double bedrooms and a smaller bedroom ideal for guest or family. The luxury bathroom includes a free standing roll top bath, separate shower cubical and feature stone walls adding charm to the room.
The secluded garden is a particular feature to the property with large sculptured lawns, granite stone walls, plus ornamental granite rockery and garden decorations. Gravelled pathways wind through the garden past a variety of trees and flower beds to seating areas, summer house and garden shed. To one side of the garden is a small stone store used for the private water treatment plant. A path leads across the front of the property to the ample workshop which is attached to the farmhouse. This also has the potential for converting into another room if required. There is also a large detached double garage fitted with power and lights plus an electric roller door. This also has the potential to be converted into an annex or holiday accommodation subject to planning consent.
The property is situated in the beautiful Cornish countryside close to the fantastic scenery of the West Cornish coast. The area is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and nestles between the Atlantic coastline and the lovely historic village of St Buryan with shop, Post Office, public house and petrol station. Gwenver beach, with its excellent surfing and swimming waters is a short distant and the village of Sennen is approximately 4.5 miles away. Sennen offers local shopping facilities and restaurants and features a beautiful sandy bay which also provides excellent surfing and swimming. A little closer is Lamorna Cove a perfect location to explore, along with some of Cornwall's most spectacular coastline with fantastic sandy beaches, dramatic cliffs and the world famous Lands End. Nearby is the famous Minack cliff-top theatre at Porthcurno.
The property has mains electricity. Private drainage. Private water via a bore hole, Oil central heating. Broadband 8.19 download speed (not tested) Council Tax Band E. The property also owns the access lane from the road with rights of access granted.
Lamorna Cove 2.4 miles Porthcurno 4.9 Miles Sennen 5 miles Penzance 5.2 miles ( all distances are approximate)