St. Ive, Liskeard
- THE GOOD LIFE
- ABOUT 2441 SQ FT
- CLASSIC CORNISH FARMHOUSE
- 19' KITCHEN/DINING ROOM
- 22' SITTING ROOM WITH WOODBURNER
- SNUG AND STUDY
- 21' MASTER BEDROOM
- 3 FURTHER DOUBLE BEDROOMS
- OUTBUILDINGS AND PADDOCK
- ABOUT 1.5 ACRES
Full DescriptionTHE GOOD LIFE - An immensely pretty detached and south facing Cornish farmhouse with fine rural views, peacefully situated in a hidden valley and having a range of outbuildings privately set within about 1.5 acres. Perfect for those with smallholding or equestrian interests. About 2441 sq ft, 19' Farmhouse Kitchen with Heritage Range, 22' Sitting Room with wood burner, Snug, Office/Study, Pantry, Laundry Room, 4 Double Bedrooms (1 Ensuite), Family Bathroom, Carport and Sheds/Workshops, Large Garage, Field Shelter, Private Drive, Orchard, Lawns and Pasture.
LISKEARD 4 MILES, TAVISTOCK 15 MILES, SALTASH 14 MILES, PLYMOUTH 19 MILES, WHITSAND BAY 12 MILES THE GOOD LIFE - An immensely pretty detached and south facing Cornish farmhouse with fine rural views, peacefully situated in a hidden valley and having a range of outbuildings privately set within about 1.5 acres. Perfect for those with smallholding or equestrian interests. About 2441 sq ft, 19' Farmhouse Kitchen with Heritage Range, 22' Sitting Room with wood burner, Snug, Office/Study, Pantry, Laundry Room, 4 Double Bedrooms (1 Ensuite), Family Bathroom, Carport and Sheds/Workshops, Large Garage, Field Shelter, Private Drive, Orchard, Lawns and Pasture.
LOCATION Occupying a most enviable and tranquil setting awash with scenic beauty and an abundance of wildlife, Lower Woolston is situated just off a quiet parish road, approximately one mile from the village of Pensilva and conveniently positioned between the historic market towns of Liskeard and Callington. The village of Pensilva is well served by a large shop and post office catering for most day to day needs together with a farm shop and cafe. In addition, there is a health centre, village pub, primary school (rated "good" by Ofsted), church and leisure/community centre.
Liskeard provides access to a substantial array of amenities including a mainline railway station (London Paddington 3½ hours), supermarkets, banks, hospital, secondary education, gym and swimming facilities, as does the classic West Country market town of Tavistock, which also boasts notable boutiques and delicatessens together with independent schools. The university city of Plymouth is easily accessible via Saltash and the Tamar Bridge, with Saltash having a Waitrose store on its northern outskirts. Plymouth boasts a comprehensive range of premier retail outlets, entertainment and dining establishments set against the stunning and historic waterside areas of the Barbican and Hoe.
In addition, the renowned St Mellion International Golf Resort lies about X miles away, also, both the South Cornish coast and wide expanses of Bodmin Moor with notable features including Cheesewring, The Hurlers and Siblyback Lake are within a short driving distance.
DESCRIPTION Lower Woolston comprises a detached farmhouse which has undergone a thorough, yet sympathetic renovation and improvement programme in our clients ownership. The property bears a date stamp from 1773 although it may have earlier origins. Features include exposed stonework and beams, handbuilt double glazed windows and an oil fired Heritage range with boiler which serves the central heating and hotwater, our clients have also provided a new roof and limestone pointing to create a home with an immensely pretty aesthetic.
The property has a south west aspect with lovely views over the hidden valley of the River Tiddy and enjoys that rare combination of peace and privacy with nature in abundance. The accommodation is balanced with outbuildings and paddock land providing the perfect environment for those with equestrian or smallholding purposes.
The layout is versatile with two staircases enabling occupation as two wings depending upon individual family needs, the accommodation comprises - GROUND FLOOR - 19' Farmhouse Kitchen with Heritage Range, 22' Sitting Room, Laundry Room, Pantry, Snug with beautiful moulded granite fireplace, Office/Study/Bed5 - FIRST FLOOR - 21' Master Bedroom with original exposed beams to apex and superb Ensuite Bathroom (Jack and Jill arrangement), 3 Further Double Bedrooms, 2 Bath/Shower Rooms.
OUTSIDE The property is approached over a private entrance drive leading to a large parking/turning area for many cars and with space for horsebox, or motorhome/caravan etc.
There is a paved terrace for entertaining and alfresco dining, the gardens are lawn with various mature trees and shrubs providing a sheltered and secluded environment with an abundance of natural flora and fauna.
Outbuildings include an open fronted carport with workshop/shed, large garage/workshop and a field shelter/stable within the paddock. The paddock provides well drained grazing and there is also a mature orchard (perfect for making cider!)
The gardens and paddock in all extend to about 1.5 acres with a south west aspect and a mature tree lined boundary.
EPC RATING - F
DIRECTIONS Using Sat Nav - Postcode PL14 3ND - turn onto the quiet lane as signed for Pensilva and the property will be found in a short distance on the left.