Illogan, Redruth, Cornwall

Under Offer £295,000

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Built in 1685, believed to be possibly the oldest house in the village, this lovely Grade II Listed double fronted cottage offers many period features, a garage with driveway parking with a very pretty, large mature garden which backs on to fields. The property has previously been let as a successful holiday cottage and in recent years as a popular long term rental property. The rear of the property is ripe for an extension which could create a superb kitchen dining room overlooking the garden (subject to the relevant permissions). The property is situated in Churchtown, Illogan and has been home to many celebrated characters throughout its long history, to include 'Master' Photographer Edward Albert Bragg 1877-1928. Excellent access is offered to Portreath, Tehidy Country Park, Redruth and a good range of local amenities to include the A30 link road. Internally, there is a sitting room with open beam ceiling and wood burner, a dining room with a fabulous inglenook fireplace, a fitted kitchen and a conservatory which overlooks the garden. Upstairs there are two double bedrooms and a re-fitted bathroom. The cottage is warmed by gas central heating. Externally, there is a driveway with a garage. The rear garden has been beautifully landscaped and backs onto to fields from which extensive rural and coastal views are offered.

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Solid wood door with glazed frosted panel into:

ENTRANCE PORCH -

Multi-paned door into open area with sitting room and dining room:

SITTING ROOM: - 5.17m x 3.57m (17' x 11'9")

Wood burner in exposed stone fireplace, exposed beamed ceiling. Radiator. Two internal windows to rear conservatory and a double glazed wood framed window to front. Large opening into:

DINING ROOM: - 3.88m x 2.75m (12'9" x 9'0")

Beautiful exposed stone inglenook fireplace. Exposed beamed ceiling. Double glazed wood framed window to front with window seat. Serving hatch from kitchen. Multi-pane glazed door leading into internal hallway with window to rear and side. Radiator. Turning staircase to first floor with exposed stone wall and multi-pane glazed door leading into:

KITCHEN: - 2.65m x 2.31m (8'8" x 7'7")

Fitted with a good range of wood-fronted base, wall and drawer cabinets with tiled splash backs and roll top work surfaces. Space for fridge, single drainer sink, plumbing for washing machine. Space for cooker. Exposed beamed ceiling. Radiator. Internal window and multi-pane glass door leading into:

CONSERVATORY: - 6.60m x 2.40m (21'8" x 7'10")

A good size addition to the property with double glazed windows and a doors overlooking and opening to the beautiful rear garden. Tiled floor, polycarbonate roofing, radiator.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING: -

Open landing with exposed beam ceiling. Airing cupboard housing combination boiler supplying hot water and radiators. Window to rear overlooking the rear garden and views. Radiator. Doors off to:

BEDROOM 1: - 3.53m x 2.50m (11'7" x 8'2")

Lovely double bedroom with exposed beamed ceiling, window to front. Fitted wardrobes and dressing table. Radiator.

BEDROOM 2: - 3.53m x 2.24m (11'7" x 7'4")

Good second bedroom with mansard ceiling with exposed beams. Window to front. Radiator.

BATHROOM: -

Fitted with a white contemporary suite comprising a panelled bath, with electric shower and screen. Wash basin in vanity cabinet. Low level WC. Contemporary tiled surrounds. Window to rear. Pitched ceiling. Radiator.

OUTSIDE: -

The property occupies a setting right in the heart of Churchtown, Illogan, and is within easy walk of the local amenities to include local shopping and the doctors surgery. Portreath beach, Tehidy Country Park, Illogan Woods and the north coast are also close by and the bus routes are within easy reach. Double opening wooden gates to the side leads to parking for 2 to 3 vehicles, leading in turn to the:

GARAGE: -

Single garage with double opening wooden doors.

REAR GARDEN -

The rear garden has been beautifully landscaped with a large patio with a pond immediately adjacent to the conservatory, leading to an enclosed lawned garden stocked with an excellent range of mature trees and specimen shrubs and a large expanse of lawn. The garden backs on to fields and offers extensive rural and coastal views.

  • Entrance Porch
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Conservatory
  • Bathroom
  • Outside
  • Garage
  • Rear Garden
Floorplan for Illogan, Redruth, Cornwall

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