A traditional stone 5 bedroom farmhouse with 3 acre paddock, internal heated pool, hot tub, double garage and various outbuildings.
This delightful country farmhouse is in a quiet rural position in the small hamlet of Grumbla only a mile from Sancreed. Approached off a country lane the property has delightful gardens and has two separate entrances leading to this attractive stone property. This delightful is flexible in its accommodation with 5 bedrooms including one on the ground floor, two reception rooms (one on each level, double garage and indoor swimming pool. The spacious ground floor accommodation provides a delightful sitting room looking over the front garden and a central focal point of the stone surround fireplace with wood burning stove. the kitchen has a wide range of wall and floor mounted units in a traditional farmhouse style with breakfast bar and with an Aga.
Adjacent to the kitchen is a quality conservatory with a kidney shaped heated swimming which along with the 8 person hot tub is an absolute delight all year round. The ground floor also has an integral garage which is large enough for two sizable cars and therefore is extremely useful for good storage if two cars are not required in the garage. The fifth bedroom is on the ground floor and it has en-suite Jacuzzi bath facilities. This has been very handy in the past for elderly parents so as not to cope with the stairs.
Rising to the first floor you are greeted with the upstairs triple aspect reception room. This room is awash with light from the two windows on both ends and the double sliding doors opening to the Juliet balcony. The far reaching countryside views seem to go on forever and give a real feel of the tranquil country life on offer. The master bedroom has plenty of storage and generous floor space and is light and airy being triple aspect making it a true delight. Further to the master bedroom are the modern en-suite bathroom facilities with separate shower cubicle. There are three further bedrooms on this level with various views that are serviced by the family bathroom.
Externally to the property are generous grounds with mature trees and lawned areas in the front garden which is a fantastic place for children to play and explore. Behind the property are tow stone barns which have been very valuable storage areas for machinery and garden items. Beside the main house is a copious carport which could easily house 3 - 4 cars or if required or other larger machinery. Neighbouring the front gardens is a field of good pasture and well fenced which measures approx. 3 acres and has two separate entrances.
The property is in the small hamlet of Grumbla approximately 1 mile from Sancreed Churchtown which is pre-mediaeval, the immediate surrounding area historic. St Creda is associated with the settlement. There is a Holy Well close by and the prehistoric site of Carn Euny to the south. The Beacon heath above Sancreed is a protected Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty where Dartmoor ponies can be found. The reservoir below at Drift, one mile away, is a haven for rare bird life.Sancreed is located approximately three miles from the coastal town of Penzance, which offers an excellent range of high street and independent retail outlets, commercial and banking facilities, cafes and restaurants. Penzance is the terminus for the Paddington main line which calls at Truro and Plymouth with travel time to London approximately five hours. Newquay airport offers direct flights to London and Manchester as well as a range of international flights, just 45 minutes away.
There is primary and senior schooling plus other educational facilities with private schooling available in Penzance and Truro. There is also primary education available in St. Buryan, Mousehole and Newlyn approximately three miles distance. Sancreed is set in an area of outstanding natural beauty in an area steeped in ancient history and wildlife.
The following services are available Mains electricity Mains water supply, private drainage, LPG gas central heating and Aga, telephone connection although we have not verified this. Council Tax Band 'D'
- Sancreed 1 mile - St Just 2.5 miles - Penzance 4 miles - Sennen Cove 7 miles - The Minack Theatre 9.5 Miles (All distances are Approx.)
Sales: Country & Waterside Prestige is a trading name of Countrywide Estate Agents, Registered in England Number 00789476, Registered Office: Greenwood House, 1st Floor, 91-99 New London Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 0PP. Countrywide Estate Agents is an appointed representative of Countrywide Principal Services Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.