Saltash, Cornwall / £500,000
5 Bedroom Detached House
- A SUBSTANTIAL EDWARDIAN BUILT DETACHED HOUSE CIRCA 1904
- EXTENSIVELY UPGRADED & REFURBISHED, SUBSTANTIAL GROUND FLOOR EXTENSION
- MOST WELCOMING & COMFORTABLY APPOINTED
- QUALITY UPVC DOUBLE GLAZING & GAS FIRED CENTRAL HEATING
- RETAINING MANY ORIGINAL AND CHARACTERFUL PERIOD FEATURES, ENTRANCE PORCH
- 22' RECEPTION HALL, IMPRESSIVE 30' LIVING/DINING ROOM, 2 FIREPLACES
- 20' FAMILY ROOM, 32' MODERN FITTED KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM, SNUG
- UTILITY ROOM, DOWNSTAIRS SHOWER ROOM/WC
- FIRST FLOOR 5 BEDROOMS, (4 GENEROUS SIZE DOUBLES), MODERN WELL APPOINTED FAMILY BATHROOM/WC, BOILER
- EXTERNALLY MATURE WRAP AROUND WALLED GARDENS AND COURTYARD
THE PROPERTY A substantial detached house built circa 1904, which has been owned by the present owners for some 18 years. During that time the property has benefited from comprehensive upgrading and improvements, it has been extended and the layout remodelled. Now providing a most welcoming and comfortably appointed family home.
Over the years the property has benefited from major upgrading works, including quality new uPVC double glazing, extensive works to the ground floor, with replacement joists, flooring etc in the main living rooms, complete renewal of fitting to the kitchen, bathrooms etc. The property incorporating features such as underfloor heating in the living/dining room and both bedrooms, overall providing a characterful home, retaining many original and period features.
The generously proportioned adaptable accommodation on the ground floor with entrance porch, a spacious central reception hall with original flooring, a generous sized family room with front bay window, fireplace, impressive cornice and lighting. From here into the modern fitted integrated kitchen and breakfast room, characterful with wood burning stove, which services the snug as well, vaulted ceiling with velux windows and finished to a high standard. The snug with French doors to the rear. A spacious double length living/dining room with box bay window to the front, and further wide opening with six panel sliding doors leading to the side garden. With two period fireplaces, wood burning stove etc. A useful utility room and a downstairs well appointed modern fitted shower room/wc. At first floor level, five bedrooms and a well appointed modern fitted family bathroom.
The property stands on a relatively large plot with potential off street parking on a wide drive/side garden, low maintenance with wide decked area next to the property, and artificial lawn, and this wrapping around to the rear garden.
Without doubt a property that really must be viewed in order to be fully appreciated.
LOCATION Set in a highly convenient position lying within two minutes walk of Saltash town centre with its busy high street and excellent range of local services and amenities. And yet tucked away in a relatively quiet position in Essa Road, from the front of the property with views towards the river Tamar Estuary.
The position is also convenient for access to major routes including across the Tamar Bridge and into Plymouth City and linking up via the A38 dual carriageway to the motorway networks. Saltash railway station lies within a few minutes walk, with services linking and running through to London and Penzance in Cornwall. Saltash has a strong local community, residents are proud of its position, fronting onto the river Tamar which with the road and rail bridges, and a great variety of recreational pursuits to hand in the river Tamar Valley nearby, the Moors and a short drive to the South coast with impressive beaches such as Whitsand Bay.
ACCOMMODATION The property affords the following accommodation. NB The measurements supplied are for guidance only and prospective buyers are advised to check these before committing themselves to any expense.
ENTRANCE PORCH 11' 0" x 3' 10" (3.35m x 1.17m)
RECEPTION HALL 22' 9" x 6' 4" (6.93m x 1.93m) overall.
LIVING/DINING ROOM 31' 0" x 14' 0" (9.45m x 4.27m)
FAMILY ROOM 19' 10" x 13' 11" (6.05m x 4.24m)
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 31' 10" x 9' 6" max (9.7m x 2.9m)
THE SNUG 14' 9" x 10' 3" (4.5m x 3.12m)
UTILITY ROOM 9' 11" x 5' 11" (3.02m x 1.8m)
MASTER BEDROOM 19' 10" x 13' max 11" (6.05m x 4.24m)
BEDROOM TWO 18' 4" x 13' 11" (5.59m x 4.24m)
BEDROOM THREE 13' 11" x 11' 7" (4.24m x 3.53m)
BEDROOM FOUR 13' 6" x 10' 5" max (4.11m x 3.18m) 'L-shaped'
BEDROOM FIVE 10' 11" x 6' 4" (3.33m x 1.93m)
LOFT Spacious loft, insulated, storage, access ladder.
EXTERNALLY The property has mature well established wrap around gardens, set within a substantial wall boundaries. Next to the breakfast room a delightful front set private terrace with pathways leading across the front and around to the side main garden, a low maintenance decked area. Steps lead down to wide level garden area laid to artificial lawn, and from here with wide gates opening to the street. This area can provide off street parking. To the rear a long back garden with seating area, a variety of mature trees and shrubs, decked patio, chicken run and courtyard. Rear entrance gate.
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