Detached house for sale in Fore Street, Mount Hawke, Truro, Cornwall TR4

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Property description

A truly charming, three bedroomed, detached stone cottage believed to date back some 200 years. Providing pleasant accommodation over two floors and attractive gardens, this is a cottage not to be missed.

The property has an open plan lounge/dining room, a kitchen affording access to the gardens, a study/2nd sitting room, three first floor bedrooms and a shower room. The heating is via an electric wet system and the majority of the windows are either double glazed or secondary double glazed. Having been well maintained by its present owners and on the market for the first time in 38 years, a viewing is highly recommended.

Mount Hawke village is found to the west of Truro City centre and is also conveniently located for Redruth and the North coast line with its many scenic walks and surfing beaches and the village itself has a number of shops which include a post office, a Doctors surgery, a florist, a hairdressers, two churches, a primary school and a community recreation area, all of which are very close at hand. The village is also within proximity for the A30 and the local town of St Agnes with a regular bus service providing access to neighbouring towns and villages.

The accommodation comprises:-
Double glazed entrance door leading to:-

10' 4" x 8' (3.16m x 2.43m) measured wall to wall. Range of base cupboard and drawer units with work surfaces over, inset single bowl single drainer sink unit, slot-in electric cooker, space and plumbing for washing machine and fridge beneath work surface, tall larder cupboard, part tiled walling, pantry cupboard, radiator, double glazed window overlooking the garden, steps and door leading to:-

lounge/dining room
13' 3" x 12' 10" (4.04m x 3.92m) and 13' 4" x 10' 2" (4.06m x 3.10m). Being open plan with a central staircase, this is an attractive room with a stone fireplace with wood burner and fire side recesses, windows overlooking the front garden and side aspect, feature slate window seat, radiators, ample power points, airing cupboard housing slatted shelving, compact electric flo boiler for central heating, hot water cylinder with fitted immersion, ceiling light points and plastered ceiling and staircase rising to first floor. Door way to:-

study/2nd sitting room
13' 2" x 8' 3" (4.01m x 2.51m). Double glazed eye level window, radiator, power points, wall light points, door to:-

entrance porch
With power points, coat hanging space and front entrance door.

First floor
Staircase leading from lounge/dining room to first floor landing with double glazed window and access to loft.

Bedroom 1
12' 7" x 7' 9" (3.84m x 2.36m). Double glazed window, radiator, recess for wardrobe cupboard, ceiling light point.

Bedroom 2
10' 2" x 7' 1" (3.11m x 2.17m). Small paned window, radiator, power points, ceiling light point.

Bedroom 3
13' 5" x 5' 1" (4.10m x 1.55m). Double glazed window, radiator, power point, ceiling light point.

Shower room
Comprising corner shower with a Mira play shower and glass doors, low level WC, wash hand basin with cupboard below, double glazed window, ceiling down lights.

A charming cottage garden with well maintained lawn and a wide variety of mature shrubs and plants as well as an apple tree. The garden enjoys a sunny aspect and has boundaries predominantly of mature hedging with the benefit of a modern shed and a central path of stepping stones that leads to the side access gate and onto the rear of the property. To the rear of the cottage there is a further area of lawn and a hard standing suitable for a motor bike.

From Truro City centre proceed up Lemon Street which in turn becomes Falmouth Road and at the roundabout at the top of the hill turn right. Drive out of Truro passing Truro college and Truro leisure centre to the left and continue along this road until reaching the main Chiverton roundabout. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit following the signs for Mount Hawke. When entering the village take the 2nd turning right and drive to the end of this road and at the cross roads turn right for the village centre. Continue along this road and the property will be found a short way along on the left hand side and is named. T1712.

Property info

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Nearby transport

  • Redruth (3.6 miles)
  • Perranwell (6.3 miles)
  • Truro (6.5 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (84.8 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (112.0 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (132.6 miles)
  • Trelisick Ferry Landing (9.2 miles)
  • Tolverne Ferry Landing (9.3 miles)
  • Philleigh King Harry Ferry Landing (9.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Mount Hawke Academy (0.1 miles)
  • Blackwater Community Primary School (1.5 miles)
  • St Agnes ACE Academy (1.9 miles)
  • Truro and Penwith College (5.0 miles)
  • Cornwall College (19.1 miles)
  • UTC Plymouth (46.0 miles)
  • Three Bridges (1.8 miles)
  • Curnow School (3.3 miles)
  • Redruth School (3.7 miles)
Note: Distance is shown as a straight line measurement

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