Lower Metherell, Cornwall

Under Offer £330,000

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A double fronted character cottage situated in the Cornish village of Lower Metherell. Located in the picturesque Tamar Valley, this cottage is near to the local pub, plus the Primary School and Post Office in nearby Harrowbarrow. Possibly dating back to the early 19th century, this property was formerly two cottages so offers spacious accommodation with three double bedrooms, plenty of storage throughout and a good size garden. You enter the cottage to a useful porch area with double cupboard then through to a dining area at the heart of the home. Off this is a well equipped kitchen, separate utility room and downstairs shower room plus a rear porch leading out to the garden. The sitting room is a good size with log burner and French doors on the garden. Upstairs are three double bedrooms, the family bathroom and a further study/loft room. The property benefits from double glazed windows along with oil fired central heating and some beautiful stained glass dotted throughout. The gardens are a real feature of the property extending in a "L" shape behind the adjoining property. There is parking to the side for one car which currently has an electric charging point.

Part glazed stable door leads to:

Stripped wooden floor, radiator, double cloaks cupboard, part glazed door to:

(13' 3" x 9' 0" (4.063m x 2.754m))
Inset ceiling lighting, radiator, doors to all rooms, opening to:

(12' 11" x 7' 7" (3.948m x 2.328m))
Fitted range of base units and drawers under wood edged Formica work surfaces, tiled surrounds, matching wall cupboards, open shelves, inset double sink unit with single drainer and mixer tap, space for fridge/freezer, Rangemaster electric range cooker with induction hob (available under separate negotiation), integrated Bosch dishwasher, oak fronted shelving over and glazed leaded display cabinets with drawers, serving area with granite surface and storage under, double glazed window to side.

(6' 9" x 5' 8" (2.058m x 1.734m))
Belfast sink with cupboard under, wooden drainer, tiled surrounds, fitted wall cupboard and storage cupboard, plumbing for washing machine, inset ceiling lighting, tiled floor, double glazed window to front with deep tiled sill, door to:

Tiled shower cubicle with glazed door, corner wall mounted wash hand basin, low flush WC, part tiled walls, extractor fan.

(9' 11" x 4' 5" (3.040m x 1.351m))
Accessed by glazed door from dining room, single glazed with corrugated roof, tiled floor, power and light, floor mounted Worcester oil fired boiler for central heating, stable door to garden.

(19' 11" x 11' 6" (6.096m x 3.530m))
Double aspect room with exposed beamed ceiling, feature fireplace with Burley log burner, granite lintel and wooden mantle, twin double glazed windows to front with deep sills, double glazed French doors with fixed side screen to garden, radiator, door concealing stairs to first floor.

Skylight with stained glass panel, access to part boarded loft space with ladder and light, radiator, airing cupboard housing back up immersion switch, shelving.

(10' 3" x 10' 5" (3.133m x 3.181m))
Double glazed window to front, TV point, dado rail, radiator.

(8' 11" x 6' 3" (2.74m x 1.917m))
Built in desk with shelving over, fitted cupboard, double glazed window to rear, radiator, small staircase leads to:

(10' 4" x 8' 1" (3.161m x 2.469m))
Ideal for storage with velux window.

(12' 2" x 10' 9" (3.725m x 3.302m))
Double aspect room with double glazed window to rear with stained glass shutters and side with deep sill, radiator, fitted glass fronted wardrobes, bookshelf concealing door to outside with steps down to front, wall lights, dressing area (1.715m x 1.892m), folding doors conceal a dressing table/office desk with shelving under, ceiling light, radiator.

(10' 0" x 8' 6" (3.059m x 2.591m))
Double glazed window to front with deep sill, TV point.

Suite comprising panelled bath with electric shower over and glazed screen, wash hand basin with mixer tap, cupboard under, tiled vanity shelf, low flush WC with concealed cistern, tiled walls, double glazed window to front with stained glass shutters, chrome towel rail radiator, inset heated mirror over basin, inset lighting, extractor.

There are attractive gardens to the rear comprising of covered paved patio leading to a good sized lawn with established flower border, outside power point. The garden continues into an L shape behind the adjoining property with step down to a further enclosed garden area. There is a pathway with right of way for the adjoining house and good sized patio, shed with outside light and power point, small aviary and concealed oil tank.

There is parking to the side of the property with an electric charging point currently installed.

To check broadband and mobile phone coverage please visit Ofcom here:

Mains electric/water/drainage and oil.

We understand the property is in band C for council tax purposes by internet enquiry with Cornwall Council.

By appointment with Kirby Estate Agents on 01822 612010.        

These plans are set out as a guideline only and should not be relied upon as a representation of fact. They are intended for information purposes only and are not to scale.     


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