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Property Listing Details

Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room


  • Freehold
  • An interesting detached cottage
  • Set in a small rural hamlet
  • In need of modernisation and refreshment
  • Plenty of potential for extension
  • A mixture of double glazed windows
  • Two reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room
  • Two double bedrooms, ground floor bathroom
  • Mature front and rear gardens
  • An extra parcel of land opposite
  • Detached garage and parking in front

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If you are looking for a challenge and an exciting opportunity as your next home purchase, then let us impress you with this attractive two bedroom detached granite cottage which is set in a small rural hamlet near Stithians, backing fields and facing a light wooded garden across the lane.

This little gem has been in the same family for many decades and offers a successful buyer the chance to modernise and extend the existing building (subject to the normal planning permission and building regulation approval) and create a home that matches their own particular taste and requirements. We are confident the house will capture the interest of buyers who are looking for such a property.

The houses sits on a generous plot and has the added advantage of owning a large lightly wooded and lawned garden across the lane opposite the property and this also includes a detached garage with parking and a couple of old garden buildings.

The accommodation currently includes on the ground floor, an entrance vestibule, reception hall, sitting room, dining room with a Rayburn range, a kitchen/breakfast room, utility room and bathroom/wc combined. The mezzanine and first floor level offers two good sized bedrooms, one at the front and the other overlooking the rear garden towards fields.

The house is situated within a short drive to the surrounding villages of Stithians and Four Lanes, both offering good local amenities including convenience stores, villages schools, public houses and good access by road to the larger towns of Redruth, Falmouth, Camborne and the cathedral city of Truro.

As our clients sole agents, we strongly recommend an immediate viewing to secure this property.

Why not call for a personal viewing today?

Entrance Vestibule

With mat well, painted and glazed internal door to reception hall which has an under stairs storage cupboard and access to principal rooms.

Sitting Room (3.66m (12'0") x 3.40m (11'2"))

With a focal point fireplace, deep recessed tilt and turn double glazed windows enjoying a pleasant outlook over the front gardens to light woodland opposite, original panelled internal door.

Dining Room (4.06m (13'4") x 2.97m (9'9"))

Having two deep recessed hard wood sealed unit double glazed windows enjoying views over the rear garden, oil-fired Rayburn range (not tested), beamed ceilings, strip light, door and staircase to the upper floors, painted and glazed door to:

Kitchen/Breakfast Room (3.66m (12'0") x 3.05m (10'0"))

Fitted with a range of base units with work surfaces and tiling over, single drainer stainless steel sink unit with chrome hot and cold taps, dual aspect with hard wood sealed unit double glazed windows overlooking the side and rear gardens, strip light, door to rear porch which in turn leads to the garden.

Utility Room (2.44m (8'0") x 1.22m (4'0"))

With wash hand basin, hot and cold taps, plumbing for washing machine, single glazed window overlooking the outside, wood door to the side of the property.

Bathroom (2.13m (7'0") x 1.65m (5'5"))

With a panelled bath, chrome hot and cold taps, partly tiled surround, electric shower, pedestal wash basin with chrome hot and cold taps, hard wood sealed unit double glazed windows, low flush wc.

Bedroom Two (3.96m (13'0") x 2.74m (9'0"))

A good sized double bedroom with deep recessed hard wood sealed unit double glazed window enjoying a pleasant outlook across the rear garden to fields, painted internal door, monopitch roof and painted beams.

Bedroom One (4.90m (16'1") x 3.86m (12'8"))

An unusually large bedroom for the size of this cottage having two deep recessed tilt and turn double glazed windows enjoying a fine outlook over the front garden to the lightly wooded and lawned gardens opposite.


The house is approached through a gateway over a concrete pathway which bisects two slightly raised lawned areas, Cornish stone front boundaries and a second pathway to the left hand side which has a painted gate leading through to the rear garden.

Rear Garden

This delightful generous rear garden has gently sloping lawns, well stocked flower borders with plants and shrubs, stone wall boundaries, an oil tank for storing oil for the Rayburn range and a garden store. This garden backs onto open fields.

Across the lane and the front of the house sits a large and lightly wooded lawned garden which is owned by the cottage and although this is slightly overgrown, someone with green fingers could restore this in no time at all. There are a couple of garden stores on the left hand boundary which look as though they have been there for many years.

Detached Garage (6.40m (21'0") x 4.27m (14'0"))

With double opening timber doors, pitched roof, dual aspect double glazed windows and personal door leading to the garden. There is a parking space in front of the garage.

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Redruth 3.6 miles
  • Camborne 4 miles
  • Nine Maidens Alternative Provision Academy 1.5 miles
  • Halwin School 1.5 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Redruth 3.6 miles
  • Camborne 4 miles
  • Nine Maidens Alternative Provision Academy 1.5 miles
  • Halwin School 1.5 miles

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Average estimated value for a house in TR16:

  • £198,388
  • Price increase

  • £19,528
  • (10.918%)
  • Over the last 12 months

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
20th Mar 2020 £210,000 First listed
26th Nov 2014 £161,000 Last sold

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