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3 bed detached bungalow for sale

£255,000

Porthcurno, St Levan TR19

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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Single garage
  • Central heating
  • Open plan living with garden room and mezzanine
  • Parking and garage
  • Sunny and sheltered garden
  • New double glazed windows
  • (lpg) gas central heating and woodburning stove
  • Close to the beach

Property description

A great opportunity to buy a modern but characterful detached three bedroomed home in the sought after coastal village of Porthcurno. Within walking distance of the beautiful beach and Logan Rock, designated areas of outstanding natural beauty and the internationally renowned Minack Theatre. Escape comprises of open plan living with a garden room and a mezzanine, full of light, charm and character. Wooden floors throughout and wood panelled walls create a pleasing indoor climate. The attractive garden is sunny, sheltered and fully fenced.

Gas central heating and a woodburning stove keep it cozy and warm throughout the year. There is off-road parking and a large garage/workshop.

Escape is ideal as a family home and is currently also a successful summer holiday let. It is of non-traditional construction.

Location:
Porthcurno is within a few miles of the villages of St Buryan, which has a good shop, catering for most everyday needs and Sennen which is also well served by shops, pubs and cafes/restaurants, as well as one of the country’s most famous surfing beaches. Nearby Treen is home to the Logan Rock Inn and its namesake, a famous rocking stone. Porthcurno residents have access to Cornwall’s beautiful coast path and walks, perfect for exploring, and one of the areas most beautiful beaches. Throughout the summer season the clifftop Minack Theatre has weekly productions of plays and musicals from visiting companies which must be experienced at least once. The major town of Penzance is approximately seven miles distant where you will find a comprehensive range of shops, schools and leisure facilities as well as the mainline rail link to London Paddington.

T H E A C C O M M O D A T I O N, with approximate dimensions is as follows:

G R O U N D F L O O R:
Open entrance with half glazed double glazed stable door to:

Open plan living space: 20’10” (narrowing to 16’2”) x 20’1”
The kitchen area is fitted with a range of painted and natural wood fronted kitchen cupboards, cooking and sink areas. One UPVC double glazed window to front. Two UPVC double glazed windows to side. Understairs shelved larder cupboard. Cast iron multi-fuel burner with copper surround and stone hearth. Timber floors. Open vaulted ceiling. Platform with staircase to the mezzanine. Opening to:

Garden room: 15’8” x 7’9” (widening to 9’)
Recently constructed. Ceramic tiled floor. Small window to front, ¾ glazed to the other two sides and glazed door to garden.

Inner hall:
Central heating radiator. Doors off to:

Bedroom 1: 10’9” x 10’9
Wooden floor. UPVC double glazed window to garden. Central heating radiator.

Bedroom 2: 10’9” x 8’9
Wooden floor. UPVC double glazed window to garden. Central heating radiator

bedroom 3: 9’ x 7’5”
Wooden floor. UPVC double glazed window to side. Central heating radiator

bathroom:
Three piece suite comprising panelled bath with shower over, pedestal wash basin, low level WC. Built-in cupboard with shelves. Central heating radiator. UPVC double glazed window to side.

Outside:
To two sides of the property are attractive gardens mostly laid to lawn, hedged, fenced and gated. Hardstanding parking area and garage with timber doors, currently used as a workshop, and housing the central heating boiler. Light, power and water connected.

General information:

Mortgage Advice - see:

Services: Mains water, electricity and drainage. Lpg central heating.

Council tax: Band ‘C’

local authority: Cornwall Council, Tel. Viewing: Strictly by appointment with the Agents: Tel. Directions: Upon leaving Penzance head out on the A30 through the village of Drift and about a mile further on turn left towards St Buryan. Drive through St Buryan and on through Sparnon, heading down into the Penberth Valley, passing the village of Treen and enter the village of St Levan. As you enter the village turn left towards Porthcurno, drive down the hill and just as you are entering the village, Escape will be seen on your right hand side with a Whitlocks For Sale board clearly displayed.


Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £266,822 Sales 139 Current average value £268,344 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£9,910 ▼ -3.56%

Property value data/graphs for TR19

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £375,993 £280 3.5 £360,801
Semi-detached £241,140 £248 2.9 £273,965
Terraced £204,746 £273 2.6 £206,192
Flats £175,742 £316 2.1 £223,166

Current asking prices in TR19

Average: £297,853
Avg. current asking prices in TR19
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £216,667
(3)
£236,126
(21)
£313,964
(38)
£453,727
(13)
£445,714
(7)
Flats £152,389
(5)
£251,650
(3)
£242,475
(2)
- -
All £176,493
(8)
£238,067
(24)
£310,390
(40)
£453,727
(13)
£445,714
(7)

Current asking rents in TR19

Average: £605 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TR19
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £574 pcm
(2)
£802 pcm
(1)
- -
Flats £550 pcm
(1)
£524 pcm
(1)
- - -
All £550 pcm
(1)
£557 pcm
(3)
£802 pcm
(1)
- -

Fun facts for TR19

Highest value in TR19
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Lamorna, Penzance TR19 £491,663
Sunny Corner Lane £426,983
St. Buryan, Penzance TR19 £384,362
Raginnis Hill £382,853
Tregeseal £376,413
Highest turnover in TR19
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Trelyon Close 72.7%
Chyventon Close 60.0%
Commercial Road 45.8%
Brook Street 38.5%
Lafrowda Terrace 38.5%

What Zoopla users think of St. Levan

Overall rating:

  • currently 3 stars
Good - 60%

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Nearby transport

  • Penzance (7.5 miles)
  • St Erth (12.7 miles)
  • Lelant Saltings (13.2 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (109.7 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (137.7 miles)
  • Penzance Ferry Terminal (7.4 miles)
  • Helford Village Ferry Landing (23.5 miles)
  • Helford Passage Ferry Landing (23.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Levan Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • Sennen School (2.3 miles)
  • St Buryan Primary School (2.4 miles)
  • Truro and Penwith College (28.8 miles)
  • Cornwall College (43.8 miles)
  • UTC Plymouth (69.4 miles)
  • Cape Cornwall School (5.4 miles)
  • Mounts Bay Academy (7.1 miles)
  • Nancealverne School (7.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,188 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 25,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £917 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £12/mo (£142/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £43 Electricity £47 Estimated energy cost £90/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 14400 kWh/year
Electricity: 3600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Cornwall

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £169 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

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