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This delightful & stylishly presented four double bedroom detached residence is nestled within the peaceful rural hamlet

Transformed by a sensitive and comprehensive refurbishment programme by the current vendors, this four double bedroom detached property is set in the picturesque rural hamlet of Talskiddy, just two miles north of St Columb. The properties rural setting allows for peaceful living yet is within easy reach of main transport links via the A39 which is just minutes away. Modernised and presented with a sense of style and panache throughout, this appealing home makes the most of the natural light available and provides flexible accommodation and outside spaces for all seasons, including level lawned and graveled areas and a conservatory leading to a delightful paved patio in a walled garden style. Features of note include oak floors and doors, a cast iron wood burning stove, beautifully fitted kitchen with oak block worktops, underfloor heating, potential ground floor guest accommodation with en-suite shower room, master bedroom with large dressing room, UPVC double glazed windows and a detached garage. An internal viewing is highly recommended at the earliest opportunity to fully appreciate this delightful property.


The accommodation comprises a lovely entrance hall, on one side a 17ft lounge with a cast iron wood burning stove on a slate hearth, French doors to the front, an oak floor and storage cupboard. On the other side of the house and to the front is a second living room with a study/cot room off and en-suite shower room. This could easily double as a fourth bedroom providing self contained guest accommodation. From the main lounge is the L shaped cottage style kitchen/diner, beautifully fitted with a comprehensive range of cabinets and drawers incorporating a Belfast sink and breakfast bar all with oak block worktops. There is space for a Range style cooker with extractor hood above and dishwasher and a separate utility room off, with all the necessary space and plumbing for white goods. The kitchen continues into the dining area before French doors lead to the conservatory which has a tiled floor and French doors that lead to the enclosed walled patio garden at the rear.


On the first floor half landing is a tall window to the rear aspect flooding the landing with light. Up on the first floor are three genuine double bedrooms and family bathroom. The master bedroom has a large walk in dressing area and one of the other two has a built in wardrobe. The family bathroom is beautifully fitted with a white suite and comprises a stand alone bath, a walk in glass shower enclosure, a pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC, heated towel rail and stylish tiling.


Orchard Cottage is approached via a private lane that serves just three other properties. There is a spacious graveled driveway and attractive Cornish stone boundary wall. The majority of the garden is to the side of the property which is mainly laid to lawn with a variety of established plants, shrubs and bushes and an enclosed patio in the far corner beyond a rose arch. In front of the house is a further area of lawn and a graveled area ideal for al fresco dining. To the other side is the detached garage with an up and over door and window to the side. To the rear of the property is an enclosed patio, a real suntrap which is bounded by a wall. Services to the property include mains water and electricity, septic tank drainage and LP gas central heating.


The quiet rural hamlet of Treskiddy is a hidden gem, lying inland within 9 miles of the historic and picturesque fishing village of Padstow and less than two miles from the old market town of St Columb. Padstow offers an extensive range of cafes, public houses and restaurants, none more so than Paul Ainsworth’s Michelin starred No.6 and of course Rick Steins esteemed Seafood restaurant. St Columb is an historic old market town offering a comprehensive range of amenities including banks, public houses, a butchers, convenience stores and St Columb Primary School which is recognised as an outstanding academy school. The market town of Wadebridge is just 8 miles away and provides an extensive range of independent retailers and several supermarkets. The cottage is a great base from which to explore the surrounding coastline and within easy motoring distance are the beautiful beaches of Mawgan Porth, Harlyn Bay, Trevone Bay, Constantine Bay and Treyarnon all offering access to the south west coast path. The nearest mainline station is Bodmin Parkway which is approximately 19 miles distant with the nearest airport at Newquay just 6 miles away with internal and international flights.


To find Orchard Cottage, leave Padstow and follow the A389 for approximately 6.5 miles passing Trevisker Garden Centre along the way. Continue along the A389 as it becomes the B3274 and follow all the way to Winnards Perch roundabout. At the roundabout, turn right onto the A39 and drive for approximately 1 mile before turning right at signs for Talskiddy. Drive for about half a mile before taking the second turning on the right. Drive into the village and with a lane on the right, the private lane to Orchard Cottage can be found directly in front of you. The postcode for satellite navigation is TR9 6EB.

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Nr St Mawgan - £485,000

  • Stylishly Presented Detached Residence
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • L Shaped Kitchen/Dining Room & Conservatory
  • Surrounded by Attractive Suntrap Gardens & Patios
  • Ample Driveway Parking & Detached Garage
  • Quiet & Peaceful Rural Hamlet Within a Short Drive of Mawgan Porth Beach
  • No Onward Chain. Offers Invited - Must Sell!
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